Tianyuan Liu Wins First Place in PianoArts Competition Reply

Tianyuan LiuPeabody sophomore Tianyuan Liu, piano, won first place in PianoArts 2018 North American Competition and Festival. He was also awarded Best Performance of a Composition Written By J.S. Bach and Best Performance of a North American Work Written After 1950. He was awarded these honors during a grand finale concert featuring Liu and other winners of the competition on June 5, 2018.

Jonathan Rush Wins First Place and Makes Carnegie Hall Debut 1

RUSH Headshot 5Master’s candidate Jonathan Rush, orchestral conducting, participated in the 2018 New York Conducting Workshop Conducting Competition and won 1st place for the Respighi Prize in Conducting. As a result, Rush made his professional orchestra debut with the Chamber Orchestra of New York in the legendary Carnegie Hall on Thursday, June 7. Jonathan Rush is a conducting student of faculty artist and Baltimore Symphony Music Director, Marin Alsop, and Chicago Sinfonietta Music Director, Mei-Ann Chen.