Peabody students have been featured on television broadcasts. 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.
Doctoral candidate Marianna Prjevalskaya, piano, will perform at An Die Musik in Baltimore on Wednesday, March 14, at 8:00 pm. She will be playing Debussy’s piano Preludes Books I and II.
Kuei-I Wu (MM ’99, Piano), Yoon Young Bae (MM ’02, DMA ’08, Violin), Yoon Nah Cho (MM ’02, Cello), and Conservatory and Preparatory faculty artist Rebecca Henry, (Viola) will present Schubert’s Trout Piano Quintet and other chamber music with unusual instrumentation. This event will take place on Saturday, April 7, 2018, at 7:30 pm at Howard Community College in Columbia, Md. It will be a part of the college’s Faculty Concert Series.
Soprano Jessica Satava (MM ’04, Voice), Andrew Stewart (MM ’02, Piano), tenor Peter Drackley (’12, Voice), soprano Annie Gill (GPD ’08, Voice), and flutist Melissa Wertheimer (MM ’10 Piccolo) will be featured in a concert on Saturday, May 12 at 7:30 pm at Goucher College’s Chapel. The concert is a release celebration of the CD Ask the Moon, which contains music for voice and piano by Garth Baxter.
John Wilson (BM ’10, MM ’12, GPD ’14, Piano) has tied for second place in The American Prize in Piano contest, 2017-18, in the college/university solo division.