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Katelyn Vincent, Arizona State University School of Music Master of Music in composition student, was awarded an "Honorable Mention" from the 2018 ASCAP Foundation Herb Alpert Young Jazz...
Melanie Brooks, a doctoral student in wind conducting in ASU’s School of Music, has a passion for projects that focus on community building through music performance. Brooks received funding in 2017...
Taylor Hutchinson, a Doctor of Musical Arts student in music performance in Arizona State University's School of Music, spent summer 2017 as a collaborative pianist intern at the Franco-American...
Editor’s note: This is part of a series of profiles for fall 2017 commencement. See more graduates here . Mayra Causor discovered her love of dance in high school, and after she earns her degree in...
Brianne Borden, DMA graduate student in music performance, has experienced firsthand the rigors of pursuing a career as a professional musician — from debilitating performance anxiety to repetitive...
Paula Wheeler and Trish Nhan capped off their last year as graduate students in The Design School by winning the 2017 Vectorworks Design Scholarship. Vectorworks announced this summer that Wheeler,...
Marvin Gonzalez and Yi-Hsuan Tseng, both MFA students in dramatic writing, have been chosen to participate in the national competition for ten-minute plays sponsored by Theater Masters...
Kristina Jacobsen, a 2003 MA in ethnomusicology graduate, has a book coming out March 2017. “The Sound of Navajo Country: Music, Language and Diné Belonging” is now available for pre-order on...
Theatre for Youth doctoral candidates Michelle Hill and Elizabeth Schildkret were chosen from a nationally competitive pool to serve as Graduate Student Apprentices at the 25th...
MFA in performance students Daniel Bird Tobin and Michael Alexander each received a $1,250 scholarship from the AriZoni Theatre Awards of Excellence for their final semester. The...
Soprano Asleif Willmer, current Doctor of Musical Arts in Performance student, emerged as the winner of the Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions Arizona District Competition Oct. 22...

Mary Lou Alberetti, who earned her MFA from the School of Art, will be exhibiting ceramic reliefs and mixed media at The Blue Mountain Gallery in New York City from Sept. 6 until Oct. 1. It is her...

Will Tucker, VI, a Bachelor of Tuba Performance student, won and accepted the position of Principal Tuba in the Eastern Music Festival Orchestra, in Greensboro, North Carolina, for summer 2016.

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Fábio Bartoloni, a Doctor of Musical Arts in Guitar Performance student, recently returned from a musical tour of Europe, performing at concerts in Darmstadt and Mannheim, Germany; London,...
Masaru Sakuma, a Doctor of Musical Arts in Collaborative Piano Performance student, and Chaz Salazar, a Master in Flute Performance student, traveled to Europe in June to perform in the...
Emily Botts, who will begin her Masters in Vocal Performance degree at the ASU School of Music this fall, was chosen to perform two influential singing roles this summer.

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Angeline Young, an MFA student in the School of Film, Dance, and Theatre in the ASU Herberger Institute of Design and the Arts, received recognition for her contributions to dance research...
Alba Rodriguez, who is completing concurrent master's degrees in landscape architecture and in urban design, was named the 2016 University Olmsted Scholar for Arizona State University....
David Earll, 2014 Arizona State University DMA tuba graduate, has been awarded the International Tuba Euphonium Association (ITEA) 2016 Clifford Bevan Award for Excellence in Research for his work “...
Ryan Garrison, a School of Music alumnus who received a Master in Choral Education in 2006 and a Doctor of Musical Arts in Choral Conducting in 2013, has been named the winner of a 2016 Grammy Award...
Lexie Kruse, a Master of Trumpet Performance student in the School of Music, recently received first place in the brass soloist division of the Music Teachers National Association (MTNA)...
Marvin Gonzalez, a second-year MFA in Dramatic Writing student, has been selected to participate in the acclaimed Theatre Masters’ Take Ten 2016: National MFA Playwrights Festival and Aspiring...
Three ceramics MFA candidates in the School of Art were accepted into the NCECA National Student Juried Exhibition. Elliot Kayser, Jonah Thomas and Shiyuan Xu were chosen for...
The Rogue Trio, a string group made up of School of Music students, was recently named a division finalist in the Music Teachers National Association (MTNA) Chamber Music Competition.

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Rivka Rocchio, an MFA in Theatre for Youth student in the School of Film, Dance and Theatre, recently received several awards for her work with inmates from Eyman and Florence State Prisons....
Haley Honeman, an MFA in Theatre for Youth student in the School of Film, Dance and Theatre, partnered with international artist Karla Hernando Flores on her applied project “Healings,...
Isaac Bickmore, a Doctor of Music Education student in the School of Music, is the recipient of $10,000 in services in the Speed::Seed event, sponsored by ATOM design, an innovation and...
Zach Wiggins, a Doctor of Musicology student in the School of Music, is the recipient of a $1,000 award from the Morroe Berger—Benny Carter Jazz Research Fund in the Institute of Jazz Studies...
Elizabeth Bucura, an alumna of the School of Music, has been recognized by the Council for Research in Music Education with the 2013 Outstanding Dissertation Award for her dissertation “A...
Tregoney Shepherd, an alumna of the School of Music who graduated in 2015 with a DMA in Vocal Performance, joined the national touring company of “Wicked,” which is performing at Gammage...
Carolyn Rynex, a Doctor of Musical Arts in Choral Conducting student, traveled to France as part of research for her final DMA document, “Claude Debussy and the Trois Chansons de Charles d’...

Ng Wang Feng, an alumna of the School of Music who graduated in 2003, is a board-certified music therapist currently working in Singapore. Ng recently had a chapter published in a book on the arts...

Ramon Garavito, Jr., a Bachelor of Music in Tuba Performance student, recently placed first in the Tuba Student Division of the 30th Leonard Falcone International Tuba and Euphonium Festival....
Po Hsun (Neilson) Chen, a Doctor of Musical Arts in Collaborative Piano student, and Janine Colletti, a Master of Music in Vocal Performance student with an emphasis in opera, were both...
Asleif Willmer, a Doctor of Musical Arts in Music Performance student, was chosen to sing leading opera roles at the Brevard Summer Music Festival in Brevard, North Carolina. She will perform...
Emily Rozanski, a Doctor of Musical Arts in Performance student and tenor trombone player in the School of Music, was selected to play with the American Wind Symphony Orchestra this summer....
Ayisha Moss, a Doctor of Musical Arts in Performance student and violinist, will be a young artist participant this summer at the InterHarmony International Music Festival in Sulzbach-...
Kristi Hanno, a Doctor of Musical Arts in Performance student in the School of Music, is one of 12 clarinetists from around the world chosen to advance to the semi-finals of the International...
Julie Neish, a Doctor of Musical Arts in Conducting student in the School of Music, has been hired by the Arts & Science Center for Southeast Arkansas as the musical director and technical...
Dale Ramirez, Bachelor in Music Education student and freshman saxophonist, received first prize in the concerto competition held by Kappa Kappa Psi. As the winner, he performed as a soloist...
Shangning Wang, a Masters of Visual Communication Design student in The Design School, has received multiple awards for his poster “Self-portrait.” This work earned Wang the American...
Oswaldo Zapata, a Doctor of Musical Arts in Trumpet Performance student, was recently hired as the new instructor of high brass and mariachi ensemble at Texas A&M International University...

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