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Bachelor of Music in Performance

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Caeley Niess

Niess ’20 Wins Navy Band Trumpet Audition

Caeley Niess ’20 recently won the trumpet audition with the United States Navy Band. Niess is currently pursuing a Bachelor of Music in Performance (Trumpet) and studies with Assistant Professor of Trumpet Mary Elizabeth Bowden, M.A. Only a small percentage of musicians in the world can pass a D.C. military audition, which includes making it […]

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Henri Gross

Bassist Gross ’20 Performs with Ann Arbor Symphony

Henri Gross ’20 was contracted to play with the Ann Arbor Symphony, in Ann Arbor, Michigan. The concert is Saturday, Oct. 12, and features major works by Dvořák, Tchaikovsky, Stravinsky and Towers. Gross is currently pursuing a Bachelor of Music in Performance and studies with Coordinator of Strings and Professor of Bass Donovan Stokes, D.M.

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Alumni Successes

2019 Bass Coalition

2019 Bass Coalition Trains Musicians of All Skill Levels

The 2019 Bass Coalition Stokes Intensive Session, held at Shenandoah Conservatory from June 11 through June 15, hosted six classical and jazz bassists (ages 16 to 44) and culminated in a series of solo and chamber performances on June 14 and June 15. The primary focus of the intensive session was musical and technical development, […]

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