Helene Snihur


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Eastman hosts music college fair

Eastman hosts music college fair

September 10, 2014

High school and college students who are interested in music will have the opportunity to meet one-on-one with admissions representatives from more than 65 of the top colleges, universities, conservatories, summer programs, festivals, and other pre-college educational institutions from across the United States.

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Renowned jazz composer, teacher Fred Sturm dies

Renowned jazz composer, teacher Fred Sturm dies

August 26, 2014

At Eastman, Sturm chaired the Jazz Studies and Contemporary Media Department, directed the Jazz Ensemble and Studio Orchestra, and coordinated the jazz composition/arranging and film scoring program.

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Guitarist Gabriel Condon wins jazz performance honors

Guitarist Gabriel Condon wins jazz performance honors

August 26, 2014

The competition award, which carries a $3,000 prize, is the latest honor for Condon, who has received two DownBeat magazine awards and has been selected to participate in several prestigious national music programs.

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Young artists in concert: a celebration of winners

Young artists in concert: a celebration of winners

July 2, 2014

Several Eastman Community Music School (ECMS) students will be among six talented Young Artist Auditions award winners who will perform a free concert at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, July 6, in Eastman School of Music’s Kilbourn Hall.

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XRIJF/Eastman scholarship recipients announced

XRIJF/Eastman scholarship recipients announced

June 19, 2014

Pianist/composer Max Berlin and trumpeter Emanuel Burks have been named the recipients of this year’s Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival/Eastman School of Music Scholarship and will attend Eastman this fall as freshmen in the Department of Jazz Studies and Contemporary Media.

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Eastman musicians take the stage at Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival

Eastman musicians take the stage at Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival

June 16, 2014

This year’s festival runs June 20 through 28 at 18 venues, most of them within a short walking distance of the School’s campus on Gibbs Street — which gets renamed “Jazz Street” during the event.

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Jamal Rossi named the Joan and Martin Messinger Dean of the  Eastman School of Music

Jamal Rossi named the Joan and Martin Messinger Dean of the Eastman School of Music

May 13, 2014

Jamal Rossi came to Eastman in 2005 as senior associate dean. He served as executive associate dean at Eastman from 2007 until September 2013, when he was appointed dean of the school following the illness and resignation at that time of former Messinger Dean Douglas Lowry.

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Arts education expert to speak at Eastman commencement

Arts education expert to speak at Eastman commencement

May 8, 2014

Samuel Hope ’67 is a longtime unceasing advocate for arts education who recently retired as executive director of the National Association of Schools of Music.

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Music educator appointed to Eastman School of Music faculty

April 30, 2014

Elizabeth Bucura’s research has investigated music educators in a variety of settings, curriculum, and composition, focusing on music teachers’ sense of self, place, and practice.

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