Andrew Kipe Appointed Director of Concert and Ensemble Operations Reply

Andrew KipeWith more than twenty years of experience in orchestra management, Andrew T. Kipe has been named the new director of concert and ensemble operations for the Peabody Institute of the Johns Hopkins University. In this role, he will provide strategic direction and lead all aspects of Peabody’s concert activities and ensemble programs. Kipe comes to Peabody from the Louisville Symphony Orchestra in Kentucky, where he has served as executive director since 2013. His tenure at Peabody begins on August 13, 2018. More…

Maria Mathieson Appointed to Lead Peabody Preparatory Reply

Maria_Mathieson5An experienced arts executive and educator, Maria Mathieson, has been named the new director of the Peabody Preparatory following a robust national search. As director, she will lead the continued growth of Baltimore’s premier community school for the performing arts, overseeing all aspects of operations and instruction for about 2,000 students. Mathieson comes to Peabody from Levine Music in Washington, D.C., where she has served as head of music education since 2011. Her tenure at Peabody begins on July 16, 2018. More…

2018-19 Student Fellowships and Residencies Reply

The Peabody Conservatory has named the next round of student participants for several of its signature community-based learning experiences, including the Young Artist Development Series, Peabody Musicians-in-Residence, and InterPLAY. Established and shaped over the last several years, each of these programs provides students with unique opportunities to develop their musicianship as well as their skills in programming, communications, community engagement, and teaching. More…

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…