Nora Barpal

Music grad’s solution to spendy college auditions: Recording studio in a box

Aug. 27, 2020

College of Music graduate Nora Barpal wants to break down barriers that can keep young music students from becoming professional musicians.

Student and faculty member wearing face masks

A way forward

Aug. 24, 2020

This fall, the College of Music continues its excellence in performance and education while health and safety remain top priorities.

The Rowe Family

Supporter spotlight: Peg and Chuck Rowe

Aug. 19, 2020

The Rowe family made a gift to name a practice room in the name of their musical matriarch, Margaret M. Steed, as part of the College of Music’s music+ campaign.

Tom Verrier in Colombia

“A grander context”: Thomas Verrier

Aug. 12, 2020

Alumnus Tom Verrier (DMA ’98) has made a career out of his passion for music, conducting ensembles around the world.

Annika Scolofsky

Meet Assistant Professor of Composition and Director of Pendulum New Music Annika Socolofsky

The college’s newest faculty member has distinguished herself as an avant-folk vocalist and composer.

Katherine Shimmel and Judith Glyde

Planned gift will provide $2 million to cello studio

Katherine Schimmel’s gift will support a faculty fellowship and programming in honor of her dear friend, Professor Emerita of Cello Judith Glyde.

Donors and endowments 2020

Thank you to our donors who helped contribute to and support the College of Music in 2020.

In memoriam 2020

The College of Music community remembers these dear faculty, alumni, colleagues and friends who passed away this year.

Student notes

Read notes on accomplishments and accolades for College of Music students in 2020.

Faculty notes

Read notes on accomplishments and accolades for College of Music faculty in 2020.

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