Faculty Notes

The Berklee World Strings performed Professor Bruno Råberg’s “Triloka” under Mimi Rabson’s direction. Råberg also toured Finland with Jussi Reijonen as well as several alumni. He also played in Sapporo, Japan, with Tiger Okoshi, David Gilmore, and Mark Walker.

Professor Bruce Gertz appeared on the CDs The Heart of a Champion with Trio-Now and Moonlight Alley with the Nick Goumas Quartet. 

Assistant Professor Yoko Miwa scored the film Midlife, which featured alumni and student performers.

Professor Tom Stein writes for Turkey Tribune and Young Celebrity News. He was appointed to the 2013–2018 Fulbright Specialist Roster. 

Music Therapy Chair Suzanne Hanser published articles on managing pain in the Journal of Urban Culture and Research and Music and Medicine: Integrative Models in the Treatment of Pain

The Rochester Chamber Orchestra and conductor Arild Remmereit performed Beth Denisch’s “Fire Mountain Intermezzo.”

Professor Ed Saindon gave a masterclass at London’s Royal Academy of Music, which was hosted by Neil Percy, the academy’s head of percussion. 

Professor Apostolos Paraskevas released the albums Tragedies, The Ritual, and Songs, Elegies and Dances

Professor Kris Adams led a vocal jazz workshop at the Fara Music Festival in Italy, performing with Jonathan Kreisberg ’88, Gregory Hutchinson, Reuben Rogers ’04, and Kevin Hayes.


Professor Julius Williams won the Trilogy Opera Company’s George Walker Award.