Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Falk College to premiere documentary featuring music by Professor William DiCosimo

At 4:00 PM on Monday, April 28, the Falk College will premiere the documentary Changing Sports, Changing Lives, which features original music by Setnor professor William DiCosimo.

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Dr. Juliet Hess premieres song cycle

Dr. Juliet Hess had the song cycle "Places Among the Stars" recently premiere in Toronto. The seven-song cycle is based on the poetry of Stephen Crane. The performance was given by Dann Mitton, bass, and Kathryn Tremills, piano, in Walter Hall, Toronto.

Thursday, April 17, 2014

Congratulations to LaToya Ruby Frazier G'07 on winning a Guggenheim Fellowship!

LaToya Ruby Frazier, a 2007 graduate of Syracuse University's M.F.A. in art photography, has received a 2014 Guggenheim Fellowship. Congratulations on her success!

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Syracuse University Commencement Activities take place May 10 and 11, 2014!

 Syracuse University Celebrates the 2014 convocation and commencement ceremonies! The VPA Graduate Hooding Ceremony will take place on Saturday, May 10 at 4 pm in Setnor AuditoriumThe VPA All School Convocation will take place on Saturday, May 10 at 7 pm in the Carrier...

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Setnor School of Music congratulates Katie Weiser, MM '15 who will be participating in the AIMS Opera Studio in Graz, Austria this summer!

 Setnor School of Music graduate student, Katie Weiser, will be participating in the AIMS Opera Studio in Graz, Austria this summer!AIMS OPERA STUDIOThe AIMS Vocal Program prepares vocalists for a professional career in opera or on the concert stage.  During this six...

Monday, April 14, 2014

Congratulations to Dr. Scherzinger for his honorable mention in the AME Composition Competition!

Dr. Nicolas Scherzinger has been awarded an Honorable Mention in the American Modern Ensemble’s Eighth Annual Composition Competition in the Tier III category (Professional, All Ages) for his composition Fractured Mirrors.  This year, over 200 composers...

Thursday, April 10, 2014

Annina Rüst receives grant from LACMA

The Los Angeles County Art Museum (LACMA) recently announced the selected artists for its arts and technology program. Annina Rüst, assistant professor in computer art, is one of the four artists and one pair of collaborators chosen. Each artist will receive between $...

Tuesday, April 8, 2014

Setnor School of Music congratulates graduate student Jing Liu and faculty member Kathleen Roland Silverstein!

Setnor School of Music graduate student in voice performance, Jing Liu, has been accepted into the Songfest Young Artists program this summer, a 6 week program in Los Angeles, California.  Her voice teacher, Setnor faculty Dr. Kathleen Roland Silverstein, will also be at...

Thursday, April 3, 2014

Three VPA Scholars named from Setnor

Ashley Nichols (BM in Music Education), Jamie Yavorsky (BM in Music Education), and Grant Margolin (BS in Recording and Allied Entertainment Industries) have been named three of sixteen VPA Scholars for the 2013-2014 academic year. Selection was based on their outstanding...

Tuesday, April 1, 2014

Andrew Waggoner's works performed in Boston and New York City

Andrew Waggoner, professor of music in the Setnor School of Music, will have his quartet for oboe and strings, Down/Up, premiered on April 14 in Boston by oboist Peggy Pearson and Winsor Music. Additionally, his Deux chansons sur Robert Desnos will be...