Assistant Professor Jenine Brown, music theory, and Nathan Cornelius (DMA ’18, Guitar) recently published an article on “Hearing tetrachords in an atonal context” in the Journal of New Music Research. Doctoral piano student Jun Luke Foster recorded the music, and 72 Peabody students participated in the experiment, which was funded in part by at Faculty Development Grant. Brown also had an article titled “Improving Sight-Singing Skills using the New SmartMusic Website” published by the College Music Symposium.
Senior Mofan Lai has been named one of two recipients of the 2020 Johns Hopkins University President’s Commendation for Achievement in the Arts, a service award established in 1989 by former Johns Hopkins President Steven Muller to honor a graduating senior who has contributed extensively to the arts by service to the Homewood and/or Baltimore communities.
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Music for New Media student Ashna Pathan has been selected as a finalist in the Television Academy (Emmy Awards) internship program. If awarded, the program would have her working with a top-tier TV composer for 8 weeks over the summer.
Matthew J. Pellegrino, a DMA composition student studying with Oscar Bettison, won third place in the Asia-America New Music Institute competition for his composition Anywhere Arirang. Sun-Young “Sunny” Park (DMA ‘19, Composition) is the director of the South Korean section of the Asia-America New Music Institute.