John Davis

John Davis named next College of Music dean

Dec. 14, 2020

“I am honored by this appointment beyond words,” says Davis.

Rob waving at the groundbreaking

One last conversation with Dean Shay

Dec. 8, 2020

We sit down with Dean Robert Shay to hear about his musical journey, proudest moments as dean, and goals for the future as he prepares to rejoin the faculty in January.

Mara Riley

Doubling up

Dec. 4, 2020

The Fall 2020 College of Music Outstanding Student performs not just in the orchestra pit, but on stage as well.

Isabel Goodwin

Lessons learned from online learning

Dec. 1, 2020

As we enter another semester of hybrid remote and in-person activities, sophomore Isabel Goodwin has some advice for how to make the most of this new way of doing things.

Daniel Sher and Boyce Reid Sher

Supporter spotlight: Daniel Sher and Boyce Reid Sher

Nov. 24, 2020

Dean Emeritus Dan Sher and his wife Boyce Reid Sher have already left an indelible mark on the College of Music. Now they’re lending their name to a new piano faculty studio.

grusin music hall

Hannah Kennedy named 2020 Ekstrand Competition winner

Nov. 18, 2020

Congratulations are in order for the winner of this year’s Bruce Ekstrand Memorial Graduate Student Performance Competition. The winner of this year’s virtual competition is violinist Hannah Kennedy.

Susan Olenwine

‘Collaboration makes all the sense in the world’: Susan Olenwine

Nov. 17, 2020

Collaborative pianist Susan Olenwine works together for the College of Music as a member of the alumni council and advisory board.

Flatirons from Imig Music Building

College of Music announces endowed fund to support equity and inclusion work

Nov. 10, 2020

Board leaders are spearheading financial support for this college priority.

Nicole Peters

Save some stress before the holidays

Nov. 3, 2020

Current Music Buff Nicole Peters on why it’s important to apply for music school as early as possible.

Doree Hickman and her late husband Jerry

Supporter spotlight: Doree Hickman

Oct. 27, 2020

Doree Hickman gained a family when she became involved with the College of Music Advisory Board. Now she’s giving back to the place she loves as part of the music+ campaign.

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