Let's celebrate what makes Manhattan School of Music so special - you!
Join us for the 2015 ALUMNI REUNION
MONDAY, OCTOBER 26, 2015
9 AM–4:30 PM
A selection of open classes, lectures, and rehearsals will be available for alumni to visit.
Schedule will be posted soon.
A tour of selected performance spaces, the music library, and the residence hall will commence at exactly 4 PM and finish around 5 PM, with plenty of time before the 6:00 PM reception.
ALUMNI HOMECOMING RECEPTION &
DISTINGUISHED ALUMNI AWARDS PRESENTATION
6:00 – 8:30 PM
Ades Performance Space
Distinguished Alumni Award Recipients:
Composer Angelo Badalamenti (BM ’58, French Horn / MM ’59, Music Education)
Grammy Award winner for the theme to Twin Peaks;
2011 Henry Mancini Lifetime Achievement Award winner
Jazz vibraphonist and composer Stefon Harris (BM ’95, Percussion / MM ’97, Jazz Vibraphone)
Martin E. Segal Award winner and Grammy nominee;
designated Best Mallet jazz player six times by the Jazz Journalist Association
Outstanding Young Alumni Award:
Classical guitarist Pablo Villegas (PD ’04, PS ’06, AD ’07, Guitar)
Winner of El Ojo Crítico, Spain’s top classical music honor;
gave the world premiere of Rounds, John Williams's first composition for guitar
We will also honor the 2015 recipients of the MSM Presidential Medal for
Distinguished Faculty Service Dona D. Vaughn (BM ’81) and Ted Rosenthal (MM '83).
ALL ALUMNI ARE WELCOME!
$25 per person
$40 per couple
Enjoy cocktails and hors d'oeuvres in one of MSM's newest and most versatile performance venues. Meet up with old friends, make new ones, and visit with current faculty and staff.
At 7 PM, we will toast the accomplishments of some of your colleagues during a brief Distinguished Alumni Awards presentation.
Distinguished Alumni Award Recipients to be announced soon!
Click here to register online now. You can also download a Registration Form to mail or fax to us.
Previous Reunions (2013/2012/2011/2010/2009/2008)
By all accounts, the recent Alumni Reunions were big successes. Hundreds of alumni and their guests have attended from all over the world and enjoyed seeing old friends and former faculty members.
View, download, and purchase photos of previous reunions