James V. Maiello, M.M. in Music History (2002), has joined the Desautels Faculty of Music at the University of Manitoba in Winnipeg, MB (Canada) as an Assistant Professor of Musicology. From 2008-2013 he was on the faculty of Vanderbilt University’s Blair School of Music.
Faculty members Christopher Scholl (tenor) and Kevin Bylsma (piano) will perform Schubert’s entire Schöne Müllerin cycle Tuesday at 8:00 p.m. at the Song Collaborators’ Consortia, Fibonacci Bldg., Amarillo, Texas.
Associate Professor of Piano, Thomas Rosenkranz along with his contemporary piano and percussion ensemble, Hammer/Klavier will premierea new eight-movement work by composer Paul Lansky. The ensemble will give
the world premiere of the work at BGSU on Thursday, October 3rd in Bryan Recital Hall and will follow with performances at the Oberlin Conservatory and Princeton University. The group will later record the work for Bridge Records.
Professor Kevin Schempf, Associate Professor of Clarinet, will be performing recitals and conducting masterclasses in September and October. On September 23, he will be at the Cincinnati Conservatory of Music, September 26, at the State University of New York at Fredonia, and October 1 at Central Michigan University.