Preparatory student Nate Delivuk and Preparatory Wind Band Conductor Karen Seward (BM ’01, Music Education; PC ’01, Percussion) spent three weeks on a tour of Europe with American Music Abroad Gold Tour 2017. The young musicians traveled Switzerland, Italy, Croatia, Slovenia, Austria, and Germany.
Chad R. Bowles (MM ’05, GPD ’07, Piano), chair of the Peabody Preparatory Piano Department, has released his fourth CD, Chopin/Liszt Piano Sonatas by JRI Recordings, featuring the Chopin and Liszt B minor sonatas.
On Thursday, June 1, members of the Peabody Community Chorus visited Earl’s Place. The chorus is directed by Kristen Toedtman (MM ’98, Voice). They performed Senwa Dedende (round), Cancion de Cuna – Duérmete Apegado a Mi, Balm in Gilead, Ta Tikee Tei, and Gotta Sing. The Community Chorus is open to adults in the Baltimore region and meet on Tuesday evenings at 6:00 pm at Henderson-Hopkins Elementary School.
What do Mozart’s Bassoon Concerto, Kaz Rodriguez’s 7to6, James Arthur’s Say You Won’t Let Go, and Royal Tailor’s We got that Fire have in common? About 225 local elementary and middle school students sitting in Goodwin Hall on a Tuesday morning—on a school day following a three day weekend. More…
Brandon Woody, an alumni of the Preparatory’s Tuned-In program, will present a concert with his group Upendo 5tet on Friday, June 23 at 8:00 and 9:30 pm at An Die Musik Live in Baltimore. Mr. Woody currently attends the Brubeck Institute, a full scholarship Jazz program in California that accepts only five people every 1-3 years, and next year will attend the Manhattan School of Music on a full scholarship.