Assistant Professor in Music for New Media Chris Kennedy has been granted a 2020 Johns Hopkins Discovery Award for “Discovering the Benefits of Interactive Music on Fine Motor Control Therapy,” a project with Arnold Gomez (Medicine).
Music for New Media student Ashna Pathan has been selected as a finalist in the Television Academy (Emmy Awards) internship program. If awarded, the program would have her working with a top-tier TV composer for 8 weeks over the summer.
Thomas Dolby Awarded Lifetime Achievement Award More…
Settling New Scores
Interview by Judith Lloyd
Ashna Pathan discovered her love of music listening to her father’s favorite albums. At 5 years old, she wanted to join a rock band. Her mother enrolled her in classical piano lessons. By middle school, she’d found her primary instrument in the clarinet. Now a sophomore in the inaugural Music for New Media program at Peabody, she intends to score for film and television. During her first year, she collaborated with MFA filmmaking student Qianhui Zhang from the Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA) to score his thesis film Golden Apple. More…
Professor Thomas Dolby and the Music for New Media program were featured in an article in the Baltimore Sun. The article talks about the design of the new degree program and what sets it apart from any other program like it.