Composer Stephen Hartke in Residency at Eastman 2019-2020 Howard Hanson Visiting Professor

October 16, 2019

Media only: Jessica Kaufman, (585) 274-1057, jkaufman@esm.rochester.edu   Eastman School of Music welcomes composer Stephen Hartke for a fall residency from November 18 through 23, the first of two scheduled this academic year, including having his work performed in a Chamber Music Concert on November 19 at 7:30 in Hatch Hall and his choral work […]

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“Music by women, for women”: Composer Rosephanye Powell at Eastman This Week

October 15, 2019

Rosephanye Powell   By Jeremy Lopez ALP Communications Intern   This fall, the Eastman Women’s Chorus has the unique opportunity of singing under the baton of a composer on their main concert of the semester. On October 19th, Rosephanye Powell will be joining the ensemble to conduct a concert featuring her own compositions and arrangements […]

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Ying Quartet Returns to Eastman-Ranlet Series

October 15, 2019

October 15, 2019 Media only: Public Relations and Social Media Coordinator Katey Padden, (585) 274-1052, kpadden@esm.rochester.edu   The internationally renowned, award-winning Ying Quartet is back in its prominent position within the Eastman-Ranlet Series, with its performance on Sunday, November 17, at 3 p.m., at Kilbourn Hall at the Eastman School of Music. The program will include Schumann’s […]

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“Keyboard and Key Moves” at the Memorial Art Gallery

October 14, 2019

Media only: Public Relations and Social Media Coordinator Katey Padden, (585) 274-1052, kpadden@esm.rochester.edu More Information: Margaret-Mary Owens, 813-502-7272, mowens9@u.rochester.edu   Third Thursdays at the Memorial Art Gallery opens its season with a dramatic musical tale of two aristocratic ladies whose lives unfold through a series of French songs and dances from the eighteenth century. Come and experience […]

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EASTMAN OPERA THEATRE LAUNCHES FALL OPERA SEASON- Double-Bill of Don Kaiser von Atlantis and Mahagonny Songspiel

October 14, 2019

Media only: Public Relations and Social Media Coordinator Katey Padden, (585- 274-1052, kpadden@esm.rochester.edu) Eastman Opera Theatre is thrilled to launch its season with the double-bill premiere of Der Kaiser von Atlantis and Mahagonny Songspiel in Kilbourn Hall, November 7-10. This double-bill will be directed by Stephen Carr, Associate Artistic Director of Eastman Opera Theatre with musical direction […]

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The Kilbourn Concert Series Presents: Kat Edmonson

October 11, 2019

The Kilbourn Concert Series presents singer-songwriter Kat Edmonson in Kilbourn Hall at the Eastman School of Music on Wednesday, November 13 at 7:30 p.m. Critically acclaimed vocalist and songwriter, actor and dancer, Kat Edmonson has played major stages across the United States, Europe, and Japan. She’s appeared in major motion pictures, performed on radio and […]

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Eastman News Highlights October 7, 2019

October 7, 2019

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.)  Lakewood Theatre Company Presents For One Night Only, The Musical Revue HERE WE GO AGAIN (Broadway World 10/2/2019)  DENNIS CAIAZZA is originally from Rochester, New […]

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Eastman School of Music to Host Prestigious Performing Arts Colleges from across the country for Music College Fair

October 4, 2019

The Eastman School of Music, in collaboration with The Juilliard School and Ithaca College, presents the 14th Annual Music College Fair in Upstate New York at the Eastman School of Music on Thursday, October 10, from 5 to 7 p.m. High school and college students who are interested in studying music will have the opportunity to […]

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Eastman’s Musica Nova Brings Guest Composer Kate Soper and Presents Ditson Conductor’s Award to Director Brad Lubman

October 3, 2019

An incredible night of music will occur at the Eastman School of Music’s Musica Nova concert Thursday, October 17 at 7:30 p.m. in Kilbourn Hall. The program will include the world premiere of guest composer and vocalist, Kate Soper’s Missing Scenes: The Winter’s Tale as well as Steve Reich’s Radio Rewrite (2012), Elliott Carter’s ASKO […]

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Musicians Unite to Benefit Rochester’s Foodlink on October 20

October 2, 2019

   “If Music Be the Food…,” the chamber music series benefitting Rochester’s Foodlink, will open its eleventh season on Sunday, October 20 at 7:30 p.m. at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, at the corner of East Ave and Westminster in Rochester. Admission to the concert is non-perishable food items or cash or check donations. The program […]

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