Category: Voice

BU Students Shine at Songfest 2017

MM collaborative piano major Regan Siglin and BM voice major Victoria Lawal are pictured aobve with composer Libby Larson. After coaching her Margaret Songs at the SongFest summer music festival yesterday, Regan and Victoria were able to talk with the composer herself. BU SOM faculty member Javier Arrebola, collaborative piano, is also a faculty member […]

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BU Opera Institute and School of Theatre Present Le Nozze Di Figaro

Boston University College of Fine Arts presents Le Nozze Di Figaro A perfect balance of comedy and wit, BU Opera Institute and School of Theatre bring Da Ponte’s interpretation of Mozart’s provocative tale to Boston University Theatre — April 20–23 Boston, MA— The School of Music: Opera Institute at the College of Fine Arts at […]

Categories: Opera, Theatre, Voice

Boston University Symphony Orchestra and Chorus at Symphony Hall

Boston University College of Fine Arts presents Boston University Symphony Orchestra & Symphonic Chorus Conductor Emily Freeman Brown leads BU Symphony Orchestra and Chorus in a concert featuring Joseph Haydn’s The Creation —Tuesday, April 4th at Symphony Hall Boston, MA – Boston University College of Fine Arts presents Boston University Symphony Orchestra and Symphonic Chorus […]

First year OI soprano advances to Metropolitan Opera National Council finals!

Gabriella Reyes, first year Opera Institute soprano and student of Penelope Bitzas, has just advanced to the Finals of the Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions! The Finals will be held in New York Sunday, March 19.  On March 12, Gabriella was selected from the National Semi-Finals, where 23 singers performed and only 9 were selected […]

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Schools: Music

CFA Mourns the Passing of Dr. Jerrold Pope

BU College of Fine Arts is saddened by the sudden passing of Dr. Jerrold Pope, Associate Professor of Voice in the School of Music. The news has sent a wave of emotion and grief throughout our tight community. I often say that CFA is like a family; there’s a bond, a commitment to, and a respect for the […]

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CFA Alumni Nominated for Grammy Awards

Boston University College of Fine Arts is pleased to announce a School of Music alum nominated for two Grammy Awards this season: Georgia Jarman, CFA ‘97 ● Sings Cathy in Wuthering Heights produced by Blanton Alspaugh, nominated for Producer of the Year, Classical ● Sings Roxana in Król Roger, nominated for Best Opera Recording In […]

Categories: Alumni News, Music, Voice
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BU students sing in Metropolitan Opera National Council Northeast Finals

On January 29th, 2017, two BU students sang in the Metropolitan Opera National Council Northeast Finals: Wee Kiat Chia, DMA countertenor and student of Professor Lynn Eustis, and Gabriella Reyes, first year Opera Institute student of Professor Penelope Bitzas. To top it off, Gabriella Reyes was announced as one of two first-place winners! As such, […]

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