2017 Press Releases

April 26, 2017
Claire Chase receives Avery Fisher Prize

April 26, 2017
Byros receives McCormick Professor of Teaching Excellence Award

April 21, 2017
Jake Heggie presents vocal master class

April 20, 2017
Bienen School of Music Hosts 2017 American Liszt Society Festival (Northwestern Now)

April 10, 2017
Jean Gimbel Lane Prize winner will play sold-out concert during first Bienen residency (Northwestern Now)

April 7, 2017
Bienen Professor Hans Thomalla Named Guggenheim Fellow

April 4, 2017
Diversity in music is focus of Northwestern TEDx talk

March 31, 2017
Bienen students will compete in Queen Elisabeth competition (Northwestern Now)

March 27, 2017
Jake Heggie to address Bienen School class of 2017

March 17, 2017
Symphonic Wind Ensemble to perform at CBDNA conference

March 16, 2017
Dover Quartet Awarded Avery Fisher Career Grant

March 15, 2017
Award-winning composer Jake Heggie will lead master class (Northwestern Now)

March 7, 2017
EunAe Lee to Perform in Cliburn International Piano Competition

February 13, 2017
Bienen School alumni win Grammys

February 10, 2017
Steve Reich completes first Nemmers Prize residency

February 6, 2017
Opera Star Joyce Castle Featured in Cast of ‘Carmelites’ (Northwestern Now)

January 27, 2017
22nd annual Segovia Classical Guitar Series continues (Northwestern Now)

January 27, 2017
Bienen DMA student Daniel Dehaan named UChicago Field Fellow

January 25, 2017
Second annual skyline series celebrates depth and breadth of the piano repertoire (Northwestern Now)

January 19, 2017
Polenzani presents second master class at Northwestern

January 17, 2017
Children’s beliefs about talent influence music participation (Northwestern Now)

January 17, 2017
Dean Montgomery to participate in Eastman Leadership Conference

January 12, 2017
Nemmers prize winner Steve Reich to complete first of two residencies (Northwestern Now)

January 10, 2017
Orford Quartet a strong start to Winter Chamber Music fest (Chicago Tribune)

January 10, 2017
New Orford Quartet opens Winter Chamber Festival in admirable style (Chicago Classical Review)

January 10, 2017
Xuesha Hu wins top prize in Bösendorfer competition