Eastman News Highlights December 2, 2019

December 2, 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.)  JAZZ | New Jazz Ensemble with Lynn Ligammari (City Newspaper 11/27/2019)  When the Eastman School of Music‘s New Jazz Ensemble takes the stage at Kilbourn […]

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Grand and varied: Eastman Rochester Chorus and ESSO Perform Handel, Brahms, and Vaughan Williams on December 6

December 2, 2019

  By Jeremy Lopez Eastman ALP Communications Intern   On Friday, December 6 at 7:30 p.m. in Kodak Hall, the Eastman-Rochester Chorus (ERC) and the Eastman School Symphony Orchestra (ESSO) will present a concert featuring Handel’s Te Deum, Brahms’ Nänie, and Vaughan Williams’ Toward the Unknown Region. The concert will be conducted by William Weinert […]

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Dreams Coming True: Michael Burritt is Eastman’s First Paul Burgett Distinguished Professor

November 27, 2019

Michael Burritt in rehearsal. Photograph by Michelle Martorell.   By Andrew Bockman On Friday, September 27, 2019, Eastman’s Michael Burritt was installed as the Paul J. Burgett Distinguished Professor. Burritt has served as the Professor of Percussion at Eastman for eleven years, and is only the third person to hold this position in the almost […]

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Fall@Eastman: An Internship Experience

November 26, 2019

by Ashley Fong Photo credit: Emma Chang   My internship with Summer@Eastman this past semester has been filled with lots of learning and smiles. From meeting new people in different departments outside the office to building email lists and creating content timelines for social media, the internship provided me with many learning experiences over the […]

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Eastman News Highlights November 25, 2019

November 25, 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.)  Eastman Saxophone Project’s concert coming up this weekend (foxrochester.com 11/20/2019)  The Eastman School of Music is getting ready for an upcoming show centered around saxophones. […]

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Eastman School of Music Alumni and Faculty Receive Grammy Nominations

November 22, 2019

Several graduates and a faculty member of the Eastman School of Music have received nominations in the National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences, Inc.’s 62nd GRAMMY Awards:  Best Engineered Album, Non-Classical: Scenery, Bob Ludwig ‘66E (BM), ‘01E (MM) Best Chamber Music/Small Ensemble Performance: Perpetuum, Third Coast Percussion, Sean Connors ‘04E, Freedom & Faith, Nick […]

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Eastman Community Music School Celebrates Annual Winterfest

November 20, 2019

Eastman Community Music School (ECMS) will host its annual ‘Winterfest” Saturday, December 14 at the Eastman School of Music, in several concert halls and classrooms across the campus. Each year since 1998, the Eastman Community Music School showcases the talent and musicianship of its students during an annual celebration of the winter season. An extravaganza […]

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Eastman News Highlights November 18, 2019

November 18, 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.)   BSO: Grieg, Mahler, Andsnes, Nelsons (The Boston Musical Intelligencer 11/16/2019)  (Charles Warren Fox, renowned musicologist from the Eastman School, once assured me that the […]

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Eastman News Highlights November 11, 2019

November 11, 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.)  Lance Reddick Has the Range (GQ Magazine 11/07/2019)  But Reddick isn’t only an incredibly successful actor; he’s also a student of one of the most […]

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

November 11, 2019

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 performed by the Eastman Chorale on their November […]

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