Magdalena Stern-Baczewska (Director, Music Performance Program) gave a performance at the Opera House of Beijing's Central Conservatory of Music, celebrating the DVD release of Tan Dun's Martial Arts Cycle for Piano, Violin, and Violoncello.
BalletNext, a New York City-based ballet company led by Artistic Director and former principal ballerina of ABT (American Ballet Theatre), Michele Wiles, is looking for a cellist to perform this season at New York Live Arts!
On September 26th, 2018, Music Performance Program held a special recital of the winners of the Richard and Brooke Kamin Rapaport Summer Music Performance Fellowship.
Music Performance Program director Magdalena Stern-Baczewska visited the Columbia Global Centers in Beijing. The events included a piano recital, a master class, and a talk at a Columbia Alumni Association gathering. The visit was followed three days of piano master classes in Beijing, and a DVD recording session of chamber music by Tan Dun (DMA '93) in Shanghai.
New lesson fees for 2018-19.
Our retired Associate in the Music Performance Program, Niels Østbye, died on March 19, 2018, at his home in Grandview-on-Hudson, NY, at the age of 93. He taught at Columbia from 1967 until his retirement in 2016.
Nikki Pet (CC '20) tells us about playing clarinet at Columbia in this installment of "Meet Our Students."
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
Chris Washburne's newest CD release and review: Rags & Roots