Shepherd School in the news

Rice University’s Shepherd School of Music to break ground on new music and opera building in September 2017. Read more.
Six Rice University musicians chosen for New York Philharmonic Global Academy Fellowship Program. Read more.
Shepherd School Symphony Orchestra returns to New York’s Carnegie Hall. Read more.

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Media Mentions

James Gaffigan on his love of Beethoven, Strauss, Liszt and Houston
Alumnus James Gaffigan ’03 is featured.
Houston Public Media

Houston music highlights: Week of Jan. 9
A piece performed by Leone Buyse, the Joseph and Ida Kirkland Mullen Professor of Flute and chair of Woodwinds, and Robert Moeling, preparatory instructor at Rice’s Shepherd School of Music, aired on Houston Public Media Jan. 13.
Houston Public Media

Concert review: Ken Cowan offers sturdy performance on Fresno State pipe organ
Ken Cowan, associate professor of organ at Rice’s Shepherd School of Music, is featured.
The Fresno Bee

Houston Early Music Festival announces 2017 events, Feb. 11-19
An article mentions that Rice organ students will perform at the Houston Early Music Festival Feb. 11-19. Gregory Barnett, associate professor of musicology at Rice’s Shepherd School of Music, is mentioned.
Broadway World

Rising piano virtuoso Behzod Abduraimov performs Beethoven’s Emperor Concerto in Houston Symphony debut
Alumnus James Gaffigan ’03 is mentioned.
The Katy News