Our final newsletter of the academic year includes an interview of graduating senior Maude Latour, updates from our associates, a Spring 2022 event recap, and our best wishes to the graduating Class of 2022.
Magdalena Stern-Baczewska (Director, MPP), together with clarinetist Carol McGonnel and Orchestre de Chambre du Conservatoire Américain de Fontainebleau, gave a U.S. premiere of Charles Fox's Fantaisie for Clarinet, Piano, and Orchestra, with the composer at the podium.
We proudly announce our new partnership with Columbia's Maison Française! The new concert series, called M@MF, will feature our outstanding MPP participants to share rich music at such an amazing venue, which is located between and near Low Library and St. Paul's Chapel.
Columbia's esteemed Fritz Reiner Professor of Musical Composition and director of the Fritz Reiner Center, Alfred Lerdahl, will be presenting the New York Premiere of Time and Again with the League of Composers Orchestra
STEPHANIE CHOU, a singer, saxophonist, and composer from NY, combines classical and Chinese influences with jazz and pop harmony and rhythm. She released an album, Asymptote, which features fresh arrangements of Chinese classics including "Kangding Love Song," "The Moon Represents My Heart," a tongue-twister about Eating Grapes, and a setting of one of LiBai's most famous poems.