Professors Baker, Conlon and Scarlett Teach Masterclass at Duke Ellington School of the Arts

Duke Ellington Master Class
October 15, 2012

GW Professors ROBERT BAKER (voice), FRANK CONLON (piano) and MILLICENT SCARLETT (voice) conducted a masterclass for 60 high school students at the Duke Ellington School of the Arts this past Tuesday. Professor Conlon accompanied Professor Baker and Scarlett on the piano as they sang songs performed the night before at the Department of Music faculty recital The Art of Collaboration. After their performances the instructors coached two students on vocal repertoire the students had prepared. The Duke Ellington School of the Arts was founded in 1974 and is the only DC public high school that provides professional arts training and college preparation to talented DC public school students.