Eastman School of Music

Eastman School of Music to establish professorship honoring Paul Burgett

An anonymous gift will establish a professorship at the Eastman School of Music honoring the legacy of Paul Burgett, who died last year. Burgett was a...
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Wed, 05/15/2019 - 10:08am
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Remembering André Previn in Rochester

World-renowned composer, conductor, and pianist Andre Previn has died at the age of 89. During his wide-ranging career, Previn wrote Oscar-winning movie...
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Fri, 03/01/2019 - 2:28am
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New Sounds from Eastman's OSSIA

A group of students at the Eastman School of Music wants to expand the range of sounds in your life: they're the student-run new music ensemble, OSSIA ....
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Sun, 02/24/2019 - 7:40am
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Steve Gadd among the Eastman School of Music graduates honored with a Grammy

Rochester area native Steve Gadd , often cited as one of the most influential contemporary drummers in the world, now has his first Grammy Award. On...
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Sun, 02/10/2019 - 7:17pm
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$10 million in gifts committed to the Eastman School of Music

The Eastman School of Music says that two gifts announced this week which total $10 million, will help support faculty and students at that music school...
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Wed, 10/24/2018 - 1:17pm
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Longtime UR and Rochester community leader Paul Burgett has died

A well-known figure in the University of Rochester community has died. Paul Burgett died Wednesday after a brief illness, he was 72.
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Fri, 08/24/2018 - 7:45am
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Paul Simon provides a special surprise for the Rochester Music Hall of Fame ceremonies

Timing is everything. The announcement of an actual bricks, windows and door home for the Rochester Music Hall of Fame would have been the big surprise...
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Mon, 04/23/2018 - 10:23am
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Former Eastman piano student discusses lawsuit against UR and piano department chairman

A former Eastman School of Music piano student is speaking out about his lawsuit alleging he was retaliated against when he rebuffed the sexual advances...
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Sun, 01/07/2018 - 2:30am
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Steve Reich and Brad Lubman

Click here for a wide-ranging conversation about new music, religion, conducting, and cell phones with composer Steve Reich and conductor Brad Lubman. 

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