Music by Viet Cuong, Performed by Peabody Wind Ensemble Used in Smithsonian Podcast Reply

Articulated: Dispatches from the Archives of American Art is a new podcast series from the Smithsonian’s Archives of American Art which uses music from Sound and Smoke, composed by Viet Cuong (BM ’11, MM ’12, Composition) and performed by the Peabody Wind Ensemble with Harlan Parker conducting.

Leela Breithaupt Appointed Executive Director of Bach Choir of Bethlehem Reply

Leela BreithauptLeela Breithaupt (BM ’93, MM ’96, Flute) has been appointed Executive Director of The Bach Choir of Bethlehem. As the oldest American Bach Choir. The Bach Choir of Bethlehem performs the works of Bach and promotes appreciation of Bach’s music while striving for musical excellence. The choir participates in local, national, and international education and performances and supports its Bel Canto Youth Chorus.

MPIMC Takes on Paganini’s 24 Caprices Reply

Piccinini-Marina-06[CAMI]Professor of Flute Marina Piccinini offers the Marina Piccinini International Master Classes this May focusing on Niccolò Paganini’s 24 Caprices. The classes will be held virtually featuring open practice sessions with Katy Wherry, an Extended Etude session with Soo-Kyung Park, and an exclusive chat with Hilary Hahn.