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Sound Advice: Alumnus Thom Russo discusses breaking into the music business

October 26, 2018

In this Northwestern Magazine feature, alumnus Thom Russo discusses his experiences working with artists such as Michael Jackson and Prince.

Five Questions with Katrina Lenk

October 26, 2018

The former viola performance major turned Broadway star, who won a 2018 Tony Award, speaks to Northwestern Magazine. 

Cello alum Brannon Cho wins Paulo Competition

October 25, 2018

Cellist Brannon Cho (17), a former student of Bienen School professor Hans Jørgen Jensen, received first prize in the 2018 Paulo International Cello Competition in Helsinki, Finland.

Bienen School participates in Online Flute Masterclass

October 24, 2018

On October 23, members of the Bienen School of Music’s flute studio participated in an online master class hosted by Michael Tilson Thomas (MTT) and the New World Symphony.

Jennifer Higdon completes first Nemmers residency

October 24, 2018

The Bienen School of Music recently hosted composer Jennifer Higdon for the first of two Nemmers Prize residencies.

Solti Foundation U.S. honors Elizabeth Buccheri

October 18, 2018

The Solti Foundation U.S. recently honored Elizabeth Buccheri, retired senior lecturer of the Bienen School of Music, at its annual Solti Night Benefit.

Bienen School of Music hosts fourth annual Skyline Piano Artist series

October 18, 2018

 Six internationally acclaimed pianists will take the stage when Northwestern's Bienen School of Music presents the fourth annual Skyline Piano Artist Series.

Thomas W. Miller (1930-2018)

October 16, 2018

Thomas W. Miller, former dean of the Northwestern University School of Music, died Sunday, October 7, at age 88.

Through Students’ Eyes: Asia Tour Reflections

October 10, 2018

Four Bienen School students reflect on their unique experiences in Asia during NUSO’s 2018 tour, as told to Noelle Ike.

Dover Quartet’s Bienen School residency continues in the 2018-19 season

October 8, 2018

The award-winning Dover Quartet will return to Northwestern University’s Bienen School of Music, extending their residency into the 2018-2019 season.

Schamberger Brings Modern Themes to Opera Stage

October 5, 2018

Northwestern University Opera Theater’s most recent season demonstrated the breadth of human emotion under the creative leadership of Joachim Schamberger, Bienen School director of opera.

Nemmers Prize-winning composer Jennifer Higdon to visit Bienen School Oct. 15 to 20

October 1, 2018

The Bienen School of Music welcomes Jennifer Higdon, winner of the Michael Ludwig Nemmers Prize in Music Composition, Oct. 15 to 20 for the first of two Nemmers Prize residencies.


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