Strings News from the 2012-2013 Academic Year

Midori Goto Featured in Patch.com Story

March 20, 2013

USC Distinguished Professor Midori Goto was featured in a Patch.com story on her visit and advice to members of the Andover High School orchestra. Read the article.


Glenn Dicterow Featured in Noozhawk

March 5, 2013

Violin faculty and the Robert Mann Chair in Strings and Chamber Music Glenn Dicterow was featured in Noozhawk for recently joining the celebrated strings faculty at the Music Academy of the West for the academy’s 2014 Summer School and Festival. Read the article.


Sunny Jungin Yang Featured in the Los Angeles Times

February 28, 2013

The Los Angeles Times featured Thornton alumna Sunny Jungin Yang, who will join the Kronos Quartet this spring as the fifth cellist in the quartet’s 40-year history. Read the article.


Glenn Dicterow Mentioned in PlaybillArts

February 26, 2013

Violin faculty and the Robert Mann Chair in Strings and Chamber Music Glenn Dicterow was praised by New York Philharmonic Music Director, Alan Gilbert, in a PlaybillArts article. Read the article.


Margaret Batjer Highlighted in Broadway World

February 25, 2013

Violin faculty Margaret Batjer was included in a Broadway World preview of the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra’s three-concert “Westside Connections” series, which Batjer developed. Read the article.


Alice Schoenfeld Gift Covered by the Los Angeles Times

February 22, 2013

The Los Angeles Times reported that strings faculty Alice Schoenfeld’s $10 million gift will establish the Alice and Eleonore Schoenfeld Endowed Scholarship Fund for Strings Students. Read the article.


Andrew Shulman Performance Previewed by The Independent

January 13, 2013

The Independent previewed strings faculty Andrew Shulman’s performance with fellow LACO member and pianist Jeffrey Kahane for Cedar City Music Arts’ 84th Virtuoso Series. Read the article.


Glenn Dicterow and Karen Dreyfus Mentioned in Epoch Times Profile

January 6, 2013

Strings faculty Glenn Dicterow and Karen Dreyfus, were included in The Epoch Times profile on the Westchester Chamber Music Society’s president, Caroline Bauman. Read the article.


Midori Goto Profiled by The Vancouver Sun

January 2, 2013

Celebrating her 30th year performing, The publication highlighted strings faculty Midori Goto’s career as well as her work and involvement with outreach programs to bring music education to marginalized schools. Read the article.


Allan Vogel and Margaret Bajer to Lead the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra’s Five-Concert “Baroque Conversations” Series

December 27, 2012

Broadway World reported that Winds and percussion faculty Allan Vogel and strings faculty Margaret Batjer will participate in LACO’s concert series exploring the legacy of J.S. Bach and his sons. Vogel will host the concert, while Batjer will serve as concertmaster. Read the article.


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