Marina Piccinini Performs in Seattle Chamber Music Society’s Virtual Summer Festival Reply

Marina Piccinini will participate in the Seattle Chamber Music Society’s Virtual Summer Festival. On July 29, she will perform the world premiere of Siren Song for Solo Flute by Aaron Jay Kernis, and on July 31, she will perform Pierre Boulez’s Sonatine for Flute and Piano with Andreas Haefliger, piano.

Alsop in New York Times Article on Conducting in a Pandemic Reply

Marin Alsop, director of graduate conducting, was featured in a New York Times piece, ‘We Can’t Do Our Craft’: Conductors Contend With the Pandemic, on June 26. The article states that Alsop “has been working with the school to develop virtual reality tools for podium-deprived conducting students.”

Peabody Faculty Perform at Yellow Barn Reply

Seth Knopp

Yellow Barn, a Vermont summer festival where Professor Seth Knopp serves as artistic director, is operating in a modified format this summer. Knopp will perform in streamed concerts on Thursday, July 23 and Saturday, July 25. Associate Professor of Voice Tony Arnold, soprano, will perform György Kurtág’s Kafka Fragments on Friday, August 7. On Saturday, August 8, Arnold and Knopp will perform Shostakovich’s Seven Romances on Poems of Alexander Blok in the season finale.