Category: Conducting

A conversation with Maestro Bramwell Tovey

New conductor talks joining the School of Music, expressing deep human narratives through conducting, and getting down to the music. Spark Volume 3, Issue 2 | by Emily White   Spark spoke with renowned conductor Bramwell Tovey, who joined Boston University as Director of Orchestral Activities this fall. Since 2000 he has served as Music Director […]

BU Alumnus Wins Illustrious Julius Herford Prize

Michael Driscoll (DMA Choral Conducting 2016), has received the illustrious Julius Herford Prize from the American Choral Director’s Association. His dissertation was entitled “Jan Dismas Zelenka’s ‘Dixit Dominus’ Settings Within the Context of the Dresden Hofkapelle,” and comments from the prize selection committee included ‘well-documented and to-be-applauded reasoning” and “a model of outstanding research and […]

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GRAMMY Award-Winning Conductor Bramwell Tovey Appointed Director of Orchestral Activities

  Boston, MA – Boston University College of Fine Arts is pleased to announce the appointment of Bramwell Tovey as Director of Orchestral Activities for BU School of Music. Tovey succeeds David Hoose, who led the program from 1987 to 2015. Tovey begins his new role at Boston University in the Fall 2017 semester with […]

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DMA Orchestral Conducting Student Named Taki Concordia Conducting Fellow

The Taki Concordia Conducting Fellowship in was founded by Marin Alsop in 2002 with the mission to promote, present, and encourage talented women conductors at the beginning of their professional careers. It is our great pleasure to announce that Boston University’s very own Lina Gonzalez-Granados has been selected as the Taki Concordia Conducting Fellow for the […]

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