News Archive

Professor Karen Ahlquist Named Editor of "Journal of the Society for American Music"

December 15, 2013

Department Associate Professor of Music, Karen Ahlquist was named Editor of the Journal of the Society for American Music beginning in 2014.

Dean Roy Guenther

GW Gathers to Celebrate Dean Roy Guenther's 40 Years of Service

December 10, 2013

As another semester at GW came close to an end, crowds gathered in Dorothy Betts Marvin Theatre to attend Celebrating 40 Years of Service – A Roy Guenther Celebration, a concert honoring the servic

Concert at the IMF

Department Faculty and Students Entertain at IMF Meetings

October 13, 2013

As world financial leaders and executives converged on GW for the Annual Meetings of the Work Bank Group and the International Monetary Fund, the Department of Music was there to entertain.

Department Alumn Shines at International Opera Competition

August 26, 2013

Department of Music alumni Zach Borichevsky was one of two third place winners of the 2013 Operalia competition.

Stephen Wade

Artist-in-Residence Stephen Wade presented with 2013 ARSC Awards for Excellence

August 15, 2013

2013 Grammy nominee Stephen Wade, an Artist and Scholar in Residence at the George Washington University, has been selected as a 2013 ARSC Awards for Excellence recipient.

Aeolus Quartet

Summer Piano & Chamber Music Institute Concert Series - Tickets on Sale Now!

July 01, 2013

GW’s Department of Music is thrilled to announce its second annual GW Summer Piano & Chamber Music Institute Concert Series.

Steiner Award

Department Students Awarded Annual Prizes

May 01, 2013

The Department of Music recognized several students for their outstanding accomplishments and contributions in the music department over the 2012-2013 academic year.

Vote NOW for the GW High5 Challenge

April 01, 2013

The GW Arts Initiative, a university-wide initiative aimed to establish GW as the venue of choice for arts and cultural education, research, and performance in DC, is part of the GW High5 challenge

Department of Music Alumni Achieving Great Success in 2013

April 01, 2013

Thomas Richards (’10)

Percussion Professor Joe Connell Featured on Fox 5 in the Morning

January 25, 2013

In preparation for National Symphony Orchestra in Your Neighborhood 2013 percussion professor, JOE CONNELL, appeared on

Department of Music Talent Shines at GW Inaugural Ball

January 22, 2013

Department of Music faculty and students entertained 5,000+ students, alumni, staff, faculty and various VIPs at GW’s Inaugural Ball on January 21, 2013.