Music Dept

Lehman Grad Accepted to Prestigious Opera Program in Austria

September 8, 2015 4:37 pm Music Dept, School of Arts and Humanities

Darian Worrell, a alumnus of the music department (B.S., ’14) has been accepted into the master’s program of the Internationale Sommerakademie Mozarteum in Salzburg, Austria.

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More Honors and Awards for Music Prof. Penny Prince

May 15, 2015 3:58 pm Music Dept, School of Arts and Humanities

Professor Penny Prince of the Music Department is the recipient of a 2015 BRIO (Bronx Recognizes Its Own) award for music composition.

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Lehman Professor Honored for Her Commitment to Collaborative Teaching

April 16, 2015 10:12 am Music Dept, School of Arts and Humanities, Theatre Program

Professor of music Penny Prince has a busy spring ahead of her. During the Dean’s Award on April 16, the Lehman College community will get a peek at her new production of Cinderella when two songs are performed. Then, on April 22, Prof. Prince will be honored by the Music Educators’ Association of New York (MEANY) for her inspiring teaching style.

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Singer-Songwriter Workshops with Michael Bacon and Guests

March 5, 2015 3:11 pm Journalism, Communication, and Theatre Dept, Multimedia Center, Music Dept, School of Arts and Humanities, Theatre Program

On Monday, March 16, Distinguished Lecturer Michael Bacon and the Multimedia Center will host an amazing opportunity for Lehman College musicians: a chance to attend an intimate workshop with singer-songwriter Vaneese Thomas. “Writing a good song and then singing it well are the two most important components of a successful career in music,” says Bacon, an award-winning [...]

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Concert Conversations with Composers—Live at Lehman Multimedia Center

February 10, 2015 11:50 am Multimedia Center, Music Dept, School of Arts and Humanities

Watch Molly Morkoski live at Lehman’s Multimedia Center  tonight. Morkoski, also an Associate Professor of Music at Lehman College, will be performing works by Gabriela Lena Frank, Steven Mackey, and John Kaefer. Tania León, the founder and Artistic Director of Composers Now, and a Distinguished Professor of Composition at the CUNY Graduate Center, will moderate the event, [...]

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Come Audition for Cinderella ’15, an Original Musical, on Dec. 5 and Dec. 8

December 2, 2014 12:41 pm Alumni Relations, Lehman Stages, Lovinger Theatre, Music Dept, School of Arts and Humanities, Theatre Program

Come audition for Lehman College’s upcoming presentation of Cinderella’15, an original musical by Prof. Penny Prince of Lehman College’s Music Department. Auditions are by appointment only. Please call 718/960-7796 or email Prof. Prince at Auditions will be held in the Music Building, Room 306 on  Friday, Dec. 5, from 3 p.m.-6 p.m. and on Monday, Dec. 8 from [...]

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Enjoy an Evening with Michael Bolton and Support the Lehman Center for the Performing Arts

May 28, 2014 9:49 am Institutional Advancement, Lehman Center for the Performing Arts, Multimedia, Music Dept, School of Arts and Humanities

Lehman Center for the Performing Arts is proud to present the debut performance of the multi-Grammy Award winning Singer and Songwriter Michael Bolton on Saturday, June 7, 2014 at 8pm.  Experience an unforgettable evening as the internationally renowned vocalist who has sold over 53 million albums and singles worldwide performs his blockbuster hits like “When [...]

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Jazz for Lehman College: The Harlem Quartet at San Juan, Puerto Rico’s Center for the Performing Arts

April 14, 2014 2:30 pm Alumni, Alumni Relations, Institutional Advancement, Lehman College Foundation, Music Dept

On Friday, May 2, 2014, along with Puerto Rico’s Pro-Arte Musical, the Lehman College Foundation will co-host the Harlem Quartet at San Juan, Puerto Rico’s Center for the Performing Arts in Santurce. “Jazz for Lehman College” was established to raise funds for scholarships of the City University of New York. Located in the North Bronx, [...]

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“Conjured”: Distinguished Professor of Music John Corigliano Wins Grammy for Best Classical Instrumental Solo

January 27, 2014 3:00 pm Music Dept, School of Arts and Humanities

The Albany Symphony Orchestra’s recording of Corigliano’s Conjurer—Concerto for Percussionist and String Orchestra with soloist Dame Evelyn Glennie and conductor David Alan Miller won for Best Classical Instrumental Solo.

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VH1 Super Bowl Blitz: Janelle Monáe to Perform at Lehman College

January 25, 2014 1:00 am Music Dept

Janelle Monae will play the Lehman Center as part of VH1′s Super Bowl Blitz: Six Nights + Six Concerts, a series of shows around New York City during the week preceding Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium. The series also includes J. Cole in Queens, Fall Out Boy in Brooklyn, TLC in Manhattan, Goo Goo Dolls in Staten Island, and Gavin DeGraw in New Jersey. Hosted by Nick Cannon and Stacy Keibler, the concerts will be presented live nationally on VH1.

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Best of the Bronx: Lehman College/NYC Partnership Inspires Student Filmmakers and Shares Bronx Culture Citywide

November 25, 2013 1:58 pm Art Dept, Journalism, Communication, and Theatre Dept, Multimedia, Multimedia Center, Music Dept, Video

A series of video vignettes promoting the “Best of the Bronx” – produced by Lehman College students and supported by Lehman faculty and industry professionals – is now appearing across New York City.

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Lehman College Kicks Off Three-Day Jazz Festival Nov. 20-22

November 11, 2013 9:39 am Music Dept, School of Arts and Humanities, Student Affairs, Students

The Festival brings together middle and high school jazz bands, vocal jazz groups, and Latin jazz ensembles from the area for an impressive three-day jam session.

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