Eastman News Highlights December 23, 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.)

Kobrin brings depth and tonal glow to Zankel recital

(New York Classical Review 12/20/2019)

Kobrin has been teaching for most of this century, and is currently at the Eastman School of Music. Yet the skill and thoughtfulness of his playing, …

Beal Institute to present ‘Visual Music’

(Monroe County Post 12/19/2019)

The Beal Institute, under the direction of Mark Watters, will present “Visual Music: An Evening of World-Premiere Film and Music Collaborations” at …

Meet the 2020 International Collegiate Singing Championship Finalists

(Broadway World 12/20/2019)

Kathleen Kane, Mezzo-Soprano

School: Eastman School of Music

Teacher: Katherine Ciesinski

From: New York, USA

Cordancia announces Toscano Concerto winner

(Monroe County Post 12/20/2019)

Michael Huertas, a junior at the Eastman School of Music, recently won the fourth Nico Toscano Concerto Competition for Young Performers, held by …

An eclectic holiday music playlist

(City Newspaper 12/18/2019)

Ellen Hargis and Paul O’Dette: “The Christmas Album” (album)

Talk about transcending time! On this album, soaring soprano Ellen Hargis is accompanied by Eastman School of Music professor Paul O’Dette on lute and theorbo. The repertoire is a collection of medieval and Renaissance Christmas pieces from England, France, Italy, and Germany. …

Steinway Grand Piano unveiling concert at USF Concert Hall

(Patch.com 12/22/2019)

… from St. Pete-based and International Steinway Artist Rebecca Penneys, founder/director of the acclaimed Rebecca Penneys Piano Festival (RPPF) at USF. […]

Penneys is also a current Professor Emerita of Piano at Eastman School of Music, Artist-in-Residence at St. Petersburg College and holds a courtesy …

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