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Faculty, staff get free admission to Memorial Art Gallery 

Faculty, staff get free admission to Memorial Art Gallery 

July 8, 2016

As of July 11, University faculty and staff can visit the Memorial Art Gallery for free. (Students already receive free admission). The museum also offers half-price individual and family memberships for University employees.

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Music in the American Wild

Music in the American Wild

June 30, 2016

A project of Eastman School of Music students and alumni is bringing newly composed works to majestic locations during the National Park Service’s centennial year celebrations.

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Rachmaninoff meets rock ‘n roll in Sonic Cluster concert

Rachmaninoff meets rock ‘n roll in Sonic Cluster concert

June 29, 2016

An ensemble composed of rock musicians from the Rochester area and classically trained Eastman School of Music musicians are collaborating on a concert that crosses and combines musical styles.

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Chorus America honors Michael Alan Anderson

Chorus America honors Michael Alan Anderson

June 24, 2016

The associate professor of musicology at the Eastman School of Music has received this year’s Louis Botto Award for Innovative Action and Entrepreneurial Zeal. The national award is presented to emerging choral leaders and conductors.

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Hammered dulcimer musicians featured at Old Songs Festival

Hammered dulcimer musicians featured at Old Songs Festival

June 17, 2016

The Striking Strings Hammered Dulcimer Ensemble, comprised of students from the Eastman Community Music School, will perform at the 36th annual festival, one of the largest and most prestigious gatherings of traditional folk musicians in the North East.

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Eastman performers take Jazz Festival stage

Eastman performers take Jazz Festival stage

June 17, 2016

The Eastman School of Music has been involved in the Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival since it was founded in 2002, and this year’s schedule is packed with Eastman students, faculty, and alumni.

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Eastman BroadBand returns to Italy’s SoundSCAPE festival

Eastman BroadBand returns to Italy’s SoundSCAPE festival

June 13, 2016

The contemporary classical ensemble of Eastman School of Music students and alumni will be artists-in-residence this July at the Italian festival, now in its 11th year and directed by Eastman graduate Nathanael May MM ’01,

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Eastman alumni among most inspiring commencement speakers

Eastman alumni among most inspiring commencement speakers

June 9, 2016

WQXR-FM, the leading classical music station in the country, counted speeches by two Eastman School of Music alumni among its listing of the six most inspiring given this season to graduates of music schools and conservatories.

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10 times Rochester rubbed elbows with Tony Awards

10 times Rochester rubbed elbows with Tony Awards

June 9, 2016

Before Sunday’s awards ceremony, learn more about the opportunities Rochester students have had to work with Tony Award winners on stage and behind the scenes, and the Eastman School of Music alumni who have taken home theater’s top honor.

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