Eastman News Highlights as of September 22, 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 – WARM 101.3

(WARM 101.3 09/22/2021)

Eastman School of Music. Pat Rivers is joined by Jamal Rossi, Dean of Eastman School of Music , to discuss their Centennial Celebration!

Garth Fagan Dance returns ‘home’ to Rochester Fringe Festival

(City Newspaper 09/16/2021)

About half of the nearly hour-long program being presented at Rochester Fringe will return on Oct. 1 for “A Collaborative Celebration: Eastman School of

Eastman School of Music to unveil William Warfield sculpture – Monroe County Post

(Monroe County Post 09/15/2021)

The sculpture’s official reveal will be held at 11 a.m. Sept. 27 in Eastman’s Miller Center Courtyard, 26 Gibbs St. The installation celebration will …

2021 Busoni Composition Prize Announces Recipient – The Violin Channel

(The Violin Channel 09/16/2021)

US-based Brazilian composer Igor Santos received the accolade, taking home a cash prize of 6000 Euros … A graduate of the University of Chicago, Eastman School of Music, and the University of South Florida, Santos is the recipient of prizes at the …

Harlem’s Malcolm J. Merriweather Leads Dessoff Choir’s 2021-22 season

(Harlem World Magazine 09/22/2021)

He received Master of Music degrees in Choral Conducting and in Vocal Performance from the studio of Rita Shane at the Eastman School of Music, as well as

OFC Creations to present ‘Sinatra’s Night of Stars’ – Monroe County Post

(Monroe County Post 09/14/2021)

The show includes definitive readings of the songs most closely identified with these famous performers, as well as the Russell Scarbrough 12-piece orchestra. …

Scarbrough studied composition with Hank Levy at Towson State University and Bill Dobbins at the Eastman School of Music, where he received his Doctor of Musical Arts degree. The Russell Scarbrough Orchestra is a …

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