(piano) was invited to be on the jury of the prestigious Van Cliburn International Junior Piano Competition held in Fort Worth, TX from June 20- 28, 2015. The jury members are featured in this photo (from left to right): Jon Kimura Parker (Canada), Blanca Uribe (Colombia), Christopher Elton (United Kingdom), Mari Kodama (Japan), Jacques Marquis (president and CEO of the Cliburn Competition, Canada), Lydia Artymiw (US), Jon Nakamatsu (chair of the jury, US), and Orli Shaham (Israel and US).
's (creativity, improvisation, and mathematical music theory) new DVD Imaginary Time
is now available. The DVD features Mazzola with musicians Heinz Geisser and Shiro Onuma live in performance at the Yokohama Airegin, Japan. Imaginary Time
is described as "85 minutes of passionate e-motive music in a swirling, telepathically attuned interplay." The film will be screened on Monday, September 21 at 5:15 pm in Ferguson Hall, Room 225. Mazzola will conduct a question and answer session following the screening.
Matthew Mehaffey (choral) is interviewed on the podcast Choral History with Josh Bronfman. On this podcast, Mehaffey chronicles his path to music and offers sage advice to aspiring young conductors.Listen here.