Eastman News Highlights as of October 5, 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.)

Sculpture honors singing great William Warfield at Eastman School of Music | Finger Lakes

(Spot On New York 10/1/2021)

… Miller Center Courtyard of the Eastman School of Music. The unveiling fulfills a vision of the William Warfield Scholarship Fund (WWSF) and was made.

Sculpture honors singing great William Warfield at Eastman School of Music

(Rochester Business Journal 10/1/2021)

… famed international African American opera singer William Warfield have been unveiled in the Miller Center Courtyard of the Eastman School of Music.

William Warfield statue from Eastman School of Music unveiled to honor his legacy – NewsBreak

(NewsBreak 09/28/2021)

Warfield was known worldwide for his work as a soloist, recitalist, actor, narrator, and activist. Warfield graduated from Rochester City Schools — after he and …

New William Warfield bust is one dream ‘about many dreams’ – Rochester City Newspaper

(City Newspaper 09/28/2021)

… at the Miller Center Courtyard across from the Eastman School of Music. Thomas Warfield was thinking back about 20 years, to when Shawn Dunwoody …

Two iconic Rochester arts organizations, one unforgettable night | RochesterFirst

(RochesterFirst 09/30/21)

(WROC) — The Eastman School of Music and Garth Fagan Dance will come together for “A Collaborative Celebration: Eastman School of Music 100th Anniversary and …

Violinist returns to Eastman to collaborate with students, faculty – Classical 91.5

(Classical 91.5 10/01/2021)

Violinist Curtis Stewart joins Eastman School of Music students and faculty for collaborative concert.

-Eastman School of Music’s Morning Chamber Music Series – Opera News – Daily Advent

(Daily Advent 10/03/2021)

Eastman School of Music (WHAM photo) (Rochester, N.Y.) Eastman School of Music grad Curtis Stewart ’08, joined prizewinning students from the string …

New Horizons celebrates 30 years of making music with Rochester seniors | Music Features …

(City Newspaper 09/29/2021)

When Roy Ernst, an Eastman School of Music professor, set out in 1991 to form a band of senior citizens from around Rochester with little to no musical …

New Horizons celebrates 30 years of making music with Rochester seniors – Opera News

(Daily Advent 09/29/2021)

When Roy Ernst, an Eastman School of Music professor, set out in 1991 to form a band of senior citizens from around Rochester with little to no musical …

MastermindLounge.com® Enhances Strategic Alliance with Modern Drummer Magazine

(Yahoo Finance 09/30/2021)

Famed Eastman School of Music Professor Emiratis John Beck will be the first drum legend featured. …

Among the planned initiatives will be the ability for Modern Drummer readers to book and schedule private one on one or group lessons with John Beck, the world-renowned and foremost timpanist and percussion educator with the EASTMAN SCHOOL OF MUSIC.

America’s classical pops tradition is evolving, and PSO’s Byron Stripling has a new vision for …

(Pittsburgh Post-Gazette 09/30/2021)

In 1885 in Boston, symphony orchestras began performing popular music of the day in … both attended the Eastman School of Music in Rochester, N.Y..

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