School of Music News

Boston University College of Fine Arts announces BU Tanglewood Institute’s 2014 Season

July 9th, 2014 in Music.

BUTI celebrates 49th season with notable guests artists and concerts at Tanglewood Music Center’s Ozawa Hall Boston, MA – The Boston University Tanglewood Institute (BUTI) launches its 49th season with a summer full of talented students, exciting concerts, and renowned guest artists. A program of the School of Music at the... More

Boston University College of Fine Arts Announces Mayim Bialik Named Convocation Speaker

May 5th, 2014 in CFA, Music, Theatre, Visual Arts.

Author, Emmy-nominated actress on “The Big Bang Theory,” and star of 90s sitcom, “Blossom” to receive honorary degree, Doctor of Humane Letters, at Boston University’s 141st Commencement Boston, MA – The College of Fine Arts at Boston University is pleased to announce that Mayim Bialik, author, Emmy-nominated actress on The... More

Boston University College of Fine Arts Triumphs at Chorus America Awards

May 1st, 2014 in CFA, Music.

School of Music Director of Choral Activities, Ann Howard Jones, to be presented with Distinguished Service Award; D.M.A. Candidate, Beth Willer, to be granted the Louis Botto Award for Innovative Action and Entrepreneurial Zeal Boston, MA – Boston University College of Fine Arts congratulates School of Music Professor and Director of... More

Boston University College of Fine Arts presents three students with prestigious Esther B. and Albert S. Kahn Career Entry Awards

May 1st, 2014 in CFA, CFA Newsmakers, Music, Theatre, Visual Arts.

Boston, MA – Boston University College of Fine Arts is pleased to announce the winners of this year’s Esther B. and Albert S. Kahn Career Entry Award: Beth Willer from School of Music for choral conducting, Kayleigha Zawacki from School of Theatre for lighting design, and Hoda Kashiha from School... More

Boston University College of Fine Arts Announces 100th BU Night at the Pops

April 24th, 2014 in CFA, Music.

School of Music junior, Nicholas Brown, selected as soloist for Symphony Hall concert filled with history and tradition Boston, MA – Boston University College of Fine Arts is pleased to announce School of Music junior, Nicholas Brown, as clarinet soloist for 100th BU Night at the Pops — May 17th at... More

Boston University College of Fine Arts Presents Don Giovanni

April 11th, 2014 in CFA, Music, Opera, Theatre.

Opera Institute and School of Theatre at BU close mainstage season with Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s tale of seduction and abandonment – April 17-20 Boston, MA – The School of Music Opera Institute and the School of Theatre at Boston University College of Fine Arts present Don Giovanni, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s tale... More

Boston University Mourns the Passing of Marc Johnson Legendary Cellist, School of Music Professor, Former Member of the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra and Vermeer Quartet

April 10th, 2014 in CFA, Music.

Boston, MA – Boston University is mourning the passing of Marc Johnson, School of Music Adjunct Professor of Cello. Marc Johnson served on the faculty of the School of Music at Boston University since 2007. “We will miss him greatly, his warm soul, his kindness, his generous spirit, and his beautiful... More

Boston University College of Fine Arts presents the Corpus Trombone Quartet

March 21st, 2014 in Music.

Four-city first U.S. Tour features the Boston University Trombone Choir — March 25th at the Tsai Performance Center Boston, MA – The Boston University College of Fine Arts is pleased to host the Corpus Trombone Quartet in concert with the Boston University Trombone Choir— March 25th at the Tsai Performance Center. More

Boston University College of Fine Arts Remembers Boston Marathon at Symphony Hall

March 18th, 2014 in CFA, Music, Visual Arts.

One year later, BU Symphony Orchestra and Symphonic Chorus dedicate concert to victim LU Lingzi; Healing Boston Arts Reception and commemorating visual arts exhibition celebrate the spirit of determination that unites Boston — April 7 Boston, MA – On Monday, April 7, at Boston’s Symphony Hall, the College of Fine Arts... More

Boston University Center for New Music Hosts Artist in Residence Joan Tower

March 14th, 2014 in Music.

Residency with lauded Grammy Award-winning composer to include 75th Birthday Celebration Portrait Concert by the Muir String Quartet — March 28 Boston, MA – The Center for New Music at the Boston University College of Fine Arts welcomes Grammy Award-winning composer Joan Tower for the second of season’s three residencies —... More