In an initiative to promote innovation in doctoral education, the Graduate Center, City University of New York, will award up to eight new Humanities Fellowships to students entering in Fall 2014. Read more
Cynthia Lee Wong, a Ph.D. student in composition, was selected to participate in “New Voices,” an innovative collaborative project for emerging composers launched in 2012.
The... Read more
Alina Kiryayeva, a virtuosa pianist enrolled as a D.M.A. student in music performance, was guest artist with the Greater Newburgh Symphony Orchestra in March, performing Mozart’s Piano... Read more
The American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP) will present the Victor Herbert Award on May 17 to ASCAP member Tania León, distinguished professor of music at the Graduate... Read more
Paul Griffiths at the Museum of Modern Art, Oxford, 2010. Painting: Howard Hodgkin, Where the Deer and the Antelope Play, courtesy of Gagosian Gallery. Photo: Edmund Blok.
“We Are What We Hear,” a talk by acclaimed music critic Paul Griffiths; a fifteen-minute concert; and a conversation between critic and conductor—these are the aural delights in... Read more
D.M.A. student Wayne Weng. Photo by Michael DiVito.
A “spellbinding solo meditation that hovered between Arabic cantillation and expanded Western tonality, with hints of jazz” and the “most memorable moment of the Divan’s New... Read more
Soyeon Kate Lee and Ran Dank, brilliant pianists in the GC’s D.M.A. program, have signed on with prestigious artist agencies: Mr. Dank with Colbert Artists Management, and Ms. Lee with Diane... Read more
Steven Beck, Kelli Kathman, Danya Katok, and Mary Robb (Music) were featured in a student degree recital at the GC’s Baisley Powell Elebash Recital Hall on March 14.
David Bridges, Whitney E.... Read more
David Del Tredici (Dist. Prof., City, Music), a Pulitzer Prize–winning composer, was honored with two productions celebrating his 75th birthday. On March 15, soprano Courtenay Budd joined Del... Read more