Eastman News Highlights as of June 9, 2021

June 9, 2021

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.) 5 Minutes That Will Make You Love Percussion (The New York Times 06/02/2021) Listen to the varied, explosive, resonant sounds of instruments struck, shaken, pounded, […]

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Gateways Music Festival Orchestra Announces Carnegie Hall Debut as part of Spring 2022 Festival

June 8, 2021

Media Contacts: Dolores Orman, Gateways Music Festival, 585-271-5185, dolores.orman@gmail.com Jessica Kaufman, Eastman School of Music, 585-274-1057, jkaufman@esm.rochester.edu A Gateways Orchestra concert in New York City’s famed Carnegie Hall will highlight the 2022 Gateways Music Festival, in association with Eastman School of Music, according to plans announced today. The Festival was initially scheduled for this November, […]

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Eastman Opera Theatre Presents: Elizabeth Cree On-Demand Streaming Starting July

June 2, 2021

Eastman Opera Theatre (EOT) is thrilled to premiere Elizabeth Cree, released for on-demand streaming starting July 9.This suspenseful and highly theatrical opera, with music by Pulitzer Prize-winning Eastman alumnus Kevin Puts ‘94E and a libretto by Mark Campbell, is based on the novel The Trial of Elizabeth Cree by Peter Ackroyd. This production will be […]

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Eastman News Highlights as of June 1, 2021

June 1, 2021

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.) ‘Taps for Veterans’ performed by local senior musicians (RochesterFirst 05/31/2021) Monday, just over a dozen trumpet players, most of whom are from Eastman Community Music […]

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Eastman News Highlights as of May 24, 2021

May 24, 2021

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 School of Music wraps up commencement ceremonies this weekend (Spectrum News 05/23/2021) Congratulations are in order for the Eastman School of Music‘s class of […]

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A Message From Dean Rossi

May 12, 2021

Dear Members of the Eastman Community, By now, many of you have learned about an incident involving an Eastman student and a Public Safety Officer in the lobby outside Kodak Hall. I found this incident deeply disturbing for several reasons. First, I have known this particular student for years as a person who is passionate […]

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Eastman News Highlights as of May 10, 2021

May 10, 2021

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.) Picking Up an Instrument Later in Life (55 PLUS Magazine May/June 2021) … While some might ascribe to the adage that “you can’t teach an […]

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Eastman Opera Theatre Presents: Mozart Mayhem Scenes from Three Beloved Operas Streamed On-Demand

May 10, 2021

Media only: Katey Padden, Public Relations and Social Media Coordinator: (585) 451-8492, kpadden@esm.rochester.edu Eastman Opera Theatre (EOT) is thrilled to premiere Mozart Mayhem, released for on-demand streaming starting May 28.Mozart Mayhem will bring an inventive, immersive twist to scenes and arias from three of the composer’s most beloved operas:  Le nozze di Figaro, Così fan tutte, and Die […]

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Eastman and Jazz 90.1 Return to the Essence

May 6, 2021

Thanks to a partnership of the Eastman School of Music, radio station WGMC Jazz90.1 FM, and the Moyle Family, listeners can once again enjoy two Rochester broadcasting legends: announcer and jazz authority Will Moyle, and his interview show Essence of Jazz, which ran during the 1970s and featured a Who’s Who of jazz artists. Starting […]

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Eastman News Highlights as of May 3, 2021

May 3, 2021

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 School of Music launches public phase of its centennial campaign (WXXI News 04/30/21) More than half of that amount has already been raised during […]

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