The Kennedy Center’s Deborah Rutter to Speak at Peabody Commencement, Leon Fleisher to be Awarded the George Peabody Medal, May 23 Reply

Fleisher and RutterDeborah Rutter, president of the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, will address the graduates at the Peabody Conservatory’s Commencement ceremony, which begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, May 23, in Miriam A. Friedberg Concert Hall. Rutter is considered one of the most influential arts administrators in the nation and respected internationally for her leadership of the world’s busiest performing arts center. More…

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 Alumni and Faculty to Perform Together in April Reply

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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 County Community College in Columbia, Md. It will be a part of the college’s Faculty Concert Series.