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Natalie Lewis, voice

Eight UMass Voice Students Recognized in NATS New England Region Auditions

Tuesday, March 30, 2021

Eight of the 28 total students recognized in the college categories of the National Association of Teachers of Singing, New England regional Student Auditions were UMass voice students.

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Six UMass Trumpeters Win ITG Scholarships

Friday, March 19, 2021

UMass students Ethan Cogswell, Matthew Dao, Cristovao Fagundes, Marcus González, Thomas Gray, and Helkin Sosa are winners of International Trumpet Guild scholarships.

Zoe Stinson with her baritone saxophone

Saxophone Student Zoe Stinson Recognized as UMass Rising Researcher

Thursday, March 18, 2021

Music major, senior saxophonist Zoe Stinson is one of only eight students to be recognized as a Rising Researcher by UMass Amherst.

Ryan Nash

Ryan Nash Wins First Place in Boston NATS Competition

Wednesday, March 10, 2021

Ryan Nash, a senior Vocal Performance major, won First Place in the Student Auditions Competition (Upper College/Classical Division) held by the Boston Chapter of the National Association of Teachers of Singing (NATS).

UMass's Bezanson Recital Hall

UMass Music Program Announces New Young Artist Competition

Thursday, March 4, 2021

The Department of Music & Dance has created a new online music competition, UMass Young Artist Awards, open to high school students who are residents of, or attend school in Massachusetts. 

Album cover for Edward Arron & Jeewon Park CD

UMass Faculty Cellist Edward Arron & Pianist Jeewon Park Release New CD

Wednesday, March 3, 2021

In January 2021, UMass faculty cellist Edward Arron and pianist Jeewon Park released a recording of Beethoven’s Complete Works for Cello and Piano on the Aeolian Classics label.