Peabody students have been featured on television broadcasts. Doctoral candidate and recent Naumburg winner Xiaohui Yang, piano, was featured on Maryland Public Television’s Artworks series. The episode aired on February 2. Peabody master’s candidate Sam York, oboe, and junior Sarah Lynn, baroque flute, were featured on WUSA9 for their work with the Musician-in-Residence program. They live in retirement communities and regularly perform for the residents. This story was aired on February 16.
A founding member and former artistic director for the chamber music collective Decoda, Brad Balliett has been appointed bassoon instructor at the Peabody Conservatory of the Johns Hopkins University. More…
Ex Mus Ensemble, consisting of Jolene Masone (MM ’10, Bassoon), percussionist Colton Lytle, and guitarist Chaz Underriner, released their first album, Album No. 1, on the Sedimental Records Label.
Soprano Jessica Satava (MM ’04, Voice), Andrew Stewart (MM ’02, Piano), tenor Peter Drackley (’12, Voice), soprano Annie Gill (GPD ’08, Voice), and flutist Melissa Wertheimer (MM ’10 Piccolo) will be featured in a concert on Saturday, May 12 at 7:30 pm at Goucher College’s Chapel. The concert is a release celebration of the CD Ask the Moon, which contains music for voice and piano by Garth Baxter.
Lisa Rehwoldt (MM ’91, DMA ‘96, Piano) and Lisa Cella (MM ’91, GPD ‘93, Flute) will give a recital of American music from Bernstein, Corigliano, Porter, and Copland. The concert will occur on Sunday, March 18, 2018, at 4:00 pm. It will take place at Howard Community College in Columbia, Md, as a part of the Faculty Concert Series.