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Music in the American Wild

Music in the American Wild

June 30, 2016

An 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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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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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 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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Eastman Harmonie takes its show on the road—literally

Eastman Harmonie takes its show on the road—literally

June 1, 2016

When their tour bus overheated on the German Autobahn, members of the wind octet treated drivers — and Facebook viewers — to an impromptu concert.

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Eastman artists bring music to America’s national parks

Eastman artists bring music to America’s national parks

May 26, 2016

This summer, an ensemble of Eastman School of Music musicians is performing specially commissioned works to majestic locations during the National Park Service’s centennial year celebrations.

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Roger Freitas elected to American Musicological Society board

Roger Freitas elected to American Musicological Society board

May 25, 2016

The chair of musicology at the Eastman School of Music has been elected a director-at-large of the society that works to advance scholarship in the various fields of music through research, learning, and teaching.

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New partnership to enhance diversity in classical music

New partnership to enhance diversity in classical music

May 13, 2016

The Eastman School of Music and the Gateways Music Festival, which have partnered since 1995, have announced a new alliance that strengthens the organizations’ efforts to promote and increase diversity in the field of classical music.

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