David Hagan, Pianist – (BM ’65, MM ’66, Piano) Had a recent CD release of solo piano music by Mozart, Albeniz/Godowsky, Stravinsky, Barber, and Liszt, plus Hagan’s transcriptions of works by Schumann and Honegger.
MM candidate Alexei Tartakovski, a student of Boris Slutsky, won First Prize and the Audience prize at the 2012 International Russian Music Competition in San Jose, Calif.
Piano faculty artist Boris Slutsky will serve on the jury of the Southeastern Piano Festival at the University of South Carolina in Columbia, S.C. Slutsky, who is chair of the Peabody Piano Department, will also perform at the festival on Wednesday, June 13, at 7:30 pm.
Marian Hahn, Singapore Conservatory of Music Chair in Piano at the Peabody Conservatory, has been named a 2012 Diversity Award Recognition recipient by the JHU Diversity Leadership Council. Hahn will be honored at the Awards Recognition Ceremony on May 3, at 2:00 pm, in Shriver Hall on the Homewood Campus.
Tim Smith, classical music critic at The Baltimore Sun reviewed the recent PSO concert conducted by Leon Fleisher.
Leon Fleisher conducts all-Brahms concert with Peabody Symphony, Yury Shadrin, Clef Notes, 3/1/12