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Tuba Mirum

Tuba Mirum 8 PM, Thursday, November 13, Kilbourn Hall

October 30, 2014

Faculty Artist Series Charles Pillow, jazz saxophone October 29

October 28, 2014

Eastman News Highlights October 27, 2014

October 27, 2014

Here are some select recent clippings showing the variety of hits/mentions identifying musicians and scholars as Eastman School of Music alumni, faculty or students. (Note: Some links may have expired.) Ceremonies Celebrating Appointment of Eastman Music School Dean (WXXI 10/26/2014) Ceremonies marking the formal appointment of the new Dean of the Eastman School of Music took […]


Investiture of Jamal J. Rossi as Joan and Martin Messinger Dean is “day to celebrate the future of our school”

October 26, 2014

The appointment of Jamal J. Rossi as the Joan and Martin Messinger Dean of the University of Rochester’s Eastman School of Music was formally celebrated today, Sunday, Oct. 26, during a ceremony in Kodak Hall at Eastman Theatre. In his remarks, Rossi described the event as  “our day to celebrate the future of our school.”  […]


Eastman School of Music Alumna Daria Rabotkina to Perform at Carnegie Hall

October 24, 2014

Pianist Daria Rabotkina will present a concert in memory of former Eastman School of Music Joan and Martin Messinger Dean Douglas Lowry at Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall on Tuesday, Oct. 28, at 8 p.m. Rabotkina, who graduated from Eastman School of Music with a Doctorate of Musical Arts in 2012, is the winner […]


Eastman Wind Ensemble and Musica Nova Celebrate Composer, Former Faculty Member Sydney Hodkinson

October 24, 2014

The Eastman School of Music will present two concerts to celebrate longtime conducting and composition faculty member and Eastman alumnus Sydney Hodkinson’s 80th birthday. The concerts will consist of an array of works by Hodkinson and repertoire that complements his compositions,  performed by the Eastman Wind Ensemble and Musica Nova.  The first concert, at 8 […]


Argento, from Beginning to End

October 22, 2014

Dominick Argento during a master class at Eastman in October 2004. Dominick Argento (PhD ‘58) has had a long, productive career as one of America’s best-known and most popular composers of music for the voice. That career began in the 1950s at Eastman, and continued through 14 operas and many vocal works that won him […]



October 21, 2014

  On Friday, October 17 and on Sunday, October 19, during Eastman Weekend 2014, the community, students, faculty, and visiting alumni were invited to two auspicious occasions celebrating our late, great Eastman Wind Ensemble director and founder, Frederick Fennell.  The Friday afternoon session started with EWE director Mark Scatterday speaking about Fennell’s influence on him […]


Clay Jenkins Faculty Artist Series Oct 21, 2014

October 21, 2014


October 20, 2014

Photographs provided by Peggy Dettwiler: “This is the choir in the Mixed Youth Choir Category at the World Choir Games in Riga, where they received a Gold Medal and third place among 23 choirs from 14 countries.”  Peggy Dettwiler (DMA ’91), director of choral activities at Pennsylvania’s Mansfield University, brought her Mansfield College Concert Choir […]