Save the Date!
Fri, Jun 14: Festival Gala Honoring Jerome Lowenthal
The Summer Festival kicks off celebrating our faculty artist’s 50th anniversary at the Music Academy.
Sun, Jun 16: Compeer Kickoff at the Music Academy
Compeers are introduced to their 2019 fellows.
Recent Donor Exclusive Events
THE MUSIC ACADEMY AT THE RED PIANO
November 15, 2018
Classical met rock n’ roll for a one-of-a-kind fundraiser. Guests enjoyed live piano music by The Red Piano’s in-house performer and a pop-up performance by alumnus, Jacopo Giacopuzzi ( ’13). Drinks were served up by a stellar cast of Academy celebrity bartenders. Proceeds support the Music Academy and its Community Access Fund.
71ST ANNIVERSARY GALA DINNER
August 4, 2018
Guests enjoyed a spectacular evening from start to finish; including a cocktail reception, performance at Hahn Hall, and an al fresco dinner. The concert featured a rare collaboration of faculty, fellows, and guest alumni with a program including arias from Handel’s Rinaldo and Bernstein’s Rhapsody in Blue.
ENCORE SOCIETY GARDEN SUPPER
June 28, 2018
Held in special appreciation of the Music Academy’s Encore Society members, guests enjoyed a summery al fresco dinner and private performance by Academy fellows in the Frances Holden Encore Society Garden.
COUNCIL RECITAL: "SOIRÉE POUR CAMILLE"
February 10, 2018
Camille Saint-Saëns’ recently discovered Sonata No. 3 for cello and piano was premiered by 2013-14 cello alumna Juliette Herlin and 2014 piano alumnus Kevin Ahfat. The French-themed evening included works by Poulenc, Debussy, and Fauré.
HIND HALL GRAND OPENING & RIBBON CUTTING
July 14, 2017
Valued investors in the Music Academy’s Renaissance Campaign experienced a milestone moment which marked the completion of the Academy’s long-term campus renovation masterplan. The world premiere of a brass fanfare performed by Academy fellows, written by guest artist Matthew Aucoin, opened the festivities.