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.)
(Broadway World 09/06/2022)
Eastman School of Music‘s Professor of Conducting Neil Varon will lead Strauss’s Don Juan, and RPO Music Director Andreas Delfs will conduct … (Also reported by City Newspaper)
The Eastman School of Music announced that student Jinhong Li will perform a solo piano concert at New York City’s …
(Broadway World 09/08/2022)
Woods curates a concert profile honoring the centennial of the birth of the great Washington D.C.-born composer, George Walker (1922-2018) … first African-American to appear in performance with the Philadelphia Orchestra and to receive a doctoral degree from Eastman School of Music.
(WXXI News 09/06/2022)
We continue our series of conversations highlighting people and organizations in the community that are making positive change. This hour’s group of do-gooders includes:
Petar Kodžas, Ph.D., associate dean and director of the Eastman Community Music School, which hosts the New Horizons program; Rachel Mills, executive and artistic director of ROCmusic
(JazzEd Magazine 09/07/2022)
Eastman School of Music Announces Christine Jensen as Assistant Profressor of Jazz and Contemporary Media. Christian Wissmuller • News • September 7, … (Also reported by 91.5 Jazz)
(River Cities’ Reader 09/07/2022)
Since graduating from the Eastman School of music, Tony Levin has become the bass and Chapman Stick voice for Peter Gabriel and King Crimson,
Ike grew up in a musical home, the son of renowned composer and arranger Fred Sturm, and earned both undergraduate and graduate degrees in music from the Eastman School of Music. …
(WZUM Jazz Pittsburgh 09/08/2022)
Ron Carter went Rochester’s Eastman School of Music – as did bassist Tony Levin of the Levin Brothers band – coming to This is Red in Munhall.
(Nonesuch Records 09/08/2022)
She went on to earn her bachelor’s degree at the Eastman School of Music, her master’s degree in Bard College’s Graduate Vocal Arts Program, …
(The Oswegonian 09/08/2022)
Tamar Greene, … He then made the decision to attend music school and received a master’s degree from Eastman School of Music in vocal performance and literature. His program there lasted two years and after graduating from Eastman, Greene spent some time performing opera, …
(The Journal of Music 09/08/2022)
Born in South Africa in 1979, he began his studies in Australia, completed them at the Eastman School of Music, and now lives in London.
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