Chair of Music Theory Joel Puckett’s piece Concerto Duo has been released on an album by the Chicago Youth Symphony Orchestra. The piece was commissioned in 2012 and was performed as a part of a concert last summer. The album, called “Winged Creatures,” was released in May on Cedille Records.
Guitar faculty artist and Director of LaunchPad Zane Forshee (MM ’01, GPD ’03, DMA ’11, Guitar) was interviewed on Stay Thirsty. He talks about his experience describing his job to others, how he views his practice time, and even what he listens to on the radio.
Alexander Pantelyat, MD, co-founder and co-director of the Johns Hopkins Center for Music & Medicine was featured in an article in Neurology Today. In it, he is interviewed about his work, including the CMM and its innovations.
Faculty artist and director of the graduate conducting program Marin Alsop was interviewed on PBS. The interview covers her career, how she became a conductor, and her experience learning from Leonard Bernstein, among other aspects of her life.
Faculty artist Michael Hersch (BM ’95, MM ’97, Composition) will be the 2019-20 Composer-in-Residence with the Camerata Bern in Bern, Switzerland.