Solaris Vocal Ensemble’s debut album, “Floodsongs” won first place in the American Prize’s Ernst Bacon Award for the Performance of American Music, Professional Division. This category included international candidates in chamber music, orchestras, soloists and choirs.
California All-State Mixed Honor Choir
I am excited to be conducting the California All-State Mixed Chorus this spring! The chorus will sing the monumental "Hymne" by Rudolf Temmingh, as well as works by Elizabeth Alexander, Charles Stanford, Aaron Copland, Moses Hogan and more.
UW Leadership Excellence Project
In addition to celebrating my promotion to Full Professor with tenure, I am one of 30 emergent leaders across three UW campuses selected to take part in a two-year exploratory program initiating new leadership projects to benefit the UW community.