Shepherd School in the news

Shepherd School to present 'Hansel and Gretel' March 20, 22, 24 and 26. Read more.
Rice University’s Shepherd School of Music will host Common Practice 21C: Classical, Contemporary and Cross-Cultural Music, a three-day music festival exploring the intersections between these three types of music. The festival will take place March 13-15. Read more.
Four musicians from Rice’s Shepherd School of Music have been selected to participate in the Global Academy Initiative, an innovative new educational partnership between the New York Philharmonic and Music Academy of the West. Read more.

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Media Mentions

From the community: Bach Week Festival to bring 'Brandenburg' Concertos
Barbara Butler, professor of trumpet and director of artist diploma program, will perform at the 42nd annual Bach Week Festival.
Chicago Tribune (This article also appeared in Evanston Now.)
http://trib.in/1xeB5fN

Elysian Ensemble comes to the Wachtung Arts Center
Alumnus Samuel Magill '82 will perform at the Wachtung Arts Center in New Jersey April 11.
NJ.com
http://bit.ly/1B9ZeAE

Mobile native wins Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions
Alumnus Nick Brownlee '14 is one of five grand prizewinners of the 2015 Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions.
AL.com
http://bit.ly/1FRCU3U

42nd annual Bach Week Festival to feature Brandenburg' Concertos
Barbara Butler, professor of trumpet and director of artist diploma program, will perform at the 42nd annual Bach Week Festival.
Broadway World
http://bit.ly/1xscB3g

Context presents ‘Two Romantic Pianos’
Context’s season-finale concert is all about exquisite pairs. Acclaimed pianists Brian Connelly, artist teacher of piano and director of piano and chamber music accompanying program at the Shepherd School of Music, and alumna Hyojin Ahn will perform works by two Romantic-era masters on two historic Viennese pianos built in the 1850s by the legendary Ignaz Bösendorfer. The performance will be March 22 at Rice's Alice Pratt Brown Hall.
Houston Public Media
http://bit.ly/1Bbvwdx

Houston Symphony concludes season with Lang Lang, Mahler, Beethoven and more!
The Houston Symphony is celebrating the conclusion of an eventful 2014-15 season with a varied and innovative lineup. “Musically Speaking with Andrés” will be held at Rice May 7.
Broadway World
http://bit.ly/1BbblMQ