Peabody student Marc Armitano Domingo, viola da gamba, was featured in the New York Times as a “Maker to Know.” In New York, he creates porcelain plates and cups, which he sells under the name “Botticelli Ceramics.” The article explores his influences and process.
GPD student Gonzalo Farias, conducting, has been appointed the new assistant conductor of the Virginia Symphony Orchestra.
DMA candidate Brandon Cave, trumpet, has won an audition and a position with the Navy Fleet Band.
DMA candidate Sun-A Park, piano, won first place in the 2018 Serge and Olga Koussevitzky Young Artist Award. She received a cash prize and a recital at the Musicians Club of New York’s Concert Series. The award ceremony took place at the Musician’s Club of New York’s Eighth Annual Joseph H. Conlin Benefit Gala, on Saturday, May 5 at 6:00 pm. Park and the other winners performed at this gala as well.
Peabody was featured in Baltimore Magazine’s Music Issue. The story highlights the classical music institutions in Baltimore that are making music accessible and relevant to new audiences. In the Peabody feature, Dean Fred Bronstein and DMA candidate Yoshi Horiguchi (MM ’17, Double Bass/Pedagogy) are interviewed. It also mentions the Peabody Chamber Opera’s production of Out of Darkness: Two Remain and some of the new classes offered to Conservatory students.