Nola Richardson Wins First Prize Reply

Nola RichardsonNola Richardson (MM ’10, Voice Pedagogy; MM ’11, Early Music Voice) won first prize in the 2018 Audrey Rooney Bach Competition. This competition is presented by the Kentucky Bach Choir, where she will return for as a soloist next season as a part of her prize. She recently sang at the National Cathedral with ACRONYM.

Peabody Students and Alumni to Sing in San Francisco 1

Julie Bosworth (MM ’14, Early Music Voice) and master’s candidates Katelyn Aungst, soprano, and William Meinert, bass, will be performing Monteverdi’s Vespro della Beata Vergine, commonly known as The Vespers of 1610, and Gabrieli’s In ecclesiis & Magnificat à 14 with the American Bach Soloists. There will be four concerts, two at St. Stephen’s Church in Belvedere, Calif., on Friday, April 6, and Saturday, April 7, both at 8:00 pm. On Sunday, April 8, they will perform at St. Mark’s Lutheran Church in San Francisco, Calif., at 4:00 pm. Finally, on Monday, April 9, they will perform at Davis Community Church, at 7:00 pm. Pre-concert “Insights” begin one hour prior to each performance.

Peabody Students Featured on Television Broadcasts Reply



Doctoral candidate and recent Naumburg winner Xiaohui Yang, piano, was featured on Maryland Public Television’s Artworks series. The episode aired on February 2. Peabody master’s candidate Sam York, oboe, and junior Sarah Lynn, baroque flute, were featured on WUSA9 for their work with the Musician-in-Residence program. They live in retirement communities and regularly perform for the residents. This story was aired on February 16.

Peabody Students and Alumni Featured in Upcoming Concert Reply

Charm City Baroque, which is made up of current and former Peabody students, is giving a concert on Sunday, March 25, at 3:00 pm, at St. Ignatius Church in Baltimore, Md. They will present Luigi Boccherini’s Stabat Mater and his string trios in this free concert. Graduate students Stephanie Zimmerman, Baroque violin, and Matt Gabriel and Jamie Gallupe, Baroque cellos; Peabody Preparatory faculty artist Judson Deitrich, violin; and alumni Michael De Sapio (’08, Baroque Violin); and Kerry Holahan (MM ’14 Early Music Voice), soprano, will all be featured on this concert.