Achievements News

Dr. Velia Ivanova (GSAS '21) Publishes Article in “Journal of the Society of American Music”

Dr. Velia Ivanova (GSAS '21, Historical Musicology) has published an article titled “Defining the Songs of Incarceration: The Lomax Prison Project at a Critical Juncture” in the February 2022 issue of the Journal of the Society for American Music.

Dr. Paula Harper (GSAS '19) Appointed Assistant Professor in Music and The College at the University of Chicago

Dr. Paula Harper (GSAS '19, Historical Musicology), previously Assistant Professor of Musicology in the Glenn Korff School of Music at University of Nebraska-Lincoln, has been appointed Assistant Professor in Music and The College at the University of Chicago.

Gabriela Kumar Sharma Publishes Book "Růže k snídani" (Roses for Breakfast)

Gabriela Kumar Sharma has published a book titled "Růže k snídani" (Roses for Breakfast). The book, co-authored with Petr Koudelka, tells of Gabriela's accounts on her multiple journeys to the land of India. It is currently written in Czech and being translated into English and Hindi.

Congratulations, Gabriela!

Chris Washburne and Seth Cluett Awarded Lenfest Distinguished Faculty Awards.

Chris Washburne & Seth Cluett

Each year, the Lenfest Distinguished Faculty Awards honor the presence and work of extraordinary faculty in Arts and Sciences. Nominated by students, colleagues, chairs, and deans, these faculty represent the highest achievements of research, teaching, and service to Columbia and to the world.

Columbia Students and Alumni Included in Harvard Fromm Music Foundation Commissions For 2021

David Bird, Jessie Cox, Louis Goldford, and Diana Rodriguez

The Fromm Music Foundation at Harvard University has announced the names of fourteen composers selected to receive 2021 Fromm commissions. Among the fourteen winners are Columbia alumnus David Bird (DMA 2019), and three current DMA students, Jessie Cox, Louis Goldford, and Diana Rodriguez.