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Lamont School of Music


Alumni of the Lamont School of Music work and perform across our nation and around the world.

A few examples of recent accomplishments of our alumni include:

Teresa Castillo, 2013 MM in Performance and Sarah Cambidge Chastain, 2013 MM in Performance, 2011 BM in Performance, have been selected for the 2016 Merola Opera Program, San Francisco Opera's prestigious training program. 

Nate Wooley
, 1999 MM in Trumpet Performance, is one of just 14 recipients to receive a major grant from the Foundation for Contemporary Arts.  Nate received the 2016 Music/Sound grant. 

Robert Wolff
, 1983 BM in Performance, oboe, continued his 25-year association with John Williams by working as the Scoring Editor for Star Wars: The Force Awakens.

Jonathan Govias, 2006 MM in Orchestral Conducting, was recently appointed the new Director of Orchestras at the University of North Carolina-Charlotte

Jim Stranahan, 1976 BME and 1982 MA in Music, and his Little Big Band have released their new CD – Migration to a Higher Ground on Capri Records.

Ben Golden, 2012 MM in Classical Guitar Performance, is touring and recording as a utility musician with Brantley Gilbert, a national country artist with multiple #1′s both as an artist and a songwriter for other artists.

Andrew Steward, 2012 Bachelor of Arts in Music (flute), has received the Inspiring Hope Award in Educational Achievement from the National Council for Behavioral Health.

Carlo Fierens, 2011 Artist Diploma in Classical Guitar, recently won two prestigious prizes in his native Italy – a first prize at the "Art Music and Talent" International Competition and the first prize at the "Italian National Prize for the Arts."

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