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Jeremy Denk and the Takács Quartet join the faculty. 

Hind Hall teaching studio building opens, adding eight state-of-the-art studios to the campus.

A Commissions & Premieres program is launched.


The Music Academy presented the largest classical music event in Santa Barbara's history for 7,500 attendees at La Playa Stadium featuring the New York Philharmonic.