Achievements News

Vimbayi Kaziboni Wins 2024 Ditson Conductor's Award

Described as a conductor of “great intensity, without distancing, maneuvering, without indifference” (Neue Muzikzeitung - Leipzig) Zimbabwean-born conductor Vimbayi Kaziboni is the recipient of the 2024 Alice M. Ditson Fund Conductor’s Award. He has received $5,000 and a citation from Columbia’s President Minouche Shafik.

Russell O'Rourke Publishes Article in Journal of the American Musicological Society

Russell O'Rourke (Lecturer in Music, GSAS '20) has published his article "Armida on the Beach: A Cinquecento Rhetorical Model of the Emotions and Its Musical Reception" in the "Journal of the American Musicological Society," 76 no. 3 (Fall 2023).