ACMS ALUMNI NEWS UPDATE:
Several of our alumni have been doing very well in their music careers and we though we should mention a few items we heard over the summer...
Evan Vicic - newly appointed Asst. Principal Viola of the Louisville Orchestra. Subbing with the Minn Orch this summer.
Nora Scheller - newest member of the Dallas Symphony. Performing at the Verbier Festival this summer
Laura De Saint Croix - completed her Doctorate Degree in Music at the UofM. Also a newly minted Stringwood Counselor
Matt Lammers - Summer 2014 spent at Aspen Music Festival, studio of Paul Kantor
John Bian - Summer 2014 spent at Aspen Music Festival. Accepted into William Preucil studio for Master's program at Cleveland Institute of Music
Melissa Deal - Solo performances in Cuba. Accepted into William Preucil studio at CIM. Performing with Mill City Summer Opera this summer
John Belk performed with his piano trio at the Rockport Music Festival
Nora Ali - One of two 2014 Young Artist hosts for FROM THE TOP annual fundraiser in Boston, Massachusetts
Mark Hatlestad will be returning to IU School of Music this Fall
Katie Lamb SF Conservatory grad has built a successful performing and teaching studio in Rochester, Minnesota
Katherine Williamson is a new member of the Arkansas Symphony and the Rockefeller String Quartet. This summer she also performed with the Minnesota Orchestra
Jenna Bauer is performing in the Reno Chamber Orchestra and Reno Philharmonic in Nevada, and has built a thriving violin studio in the area
Natalie Alper-Laroux is a student of Roger Tapping at the New England Conservatory. She spent summer 2014 at the Banff Festival
We are proud of every one of our ACMS students and the list of accolades and personal successes is inspiring. A few of the musical highlights include our high school seniors acceptance into prestigious music programs for college.
Here is the latest crop of conservatory bound seniors:
Nora Doyle - Colburn
Harris Bernstein - McGill
Anna Humphrey - McGill
Alexandra Sophocleus - Oberlin
Julia Vicic - IU
Micah Cheng - Madison
Michael Chu - Univ of Minn