Faculty In the Press
- James Romm on Mary Beard: A Brash Brit's Subversive Siege of Ancient Rome appeared in Daily Beast on 11-24-2015
- How an Early Job in a Morgue Confirmed Francine Prose’s Love of Storytelling appeared in New York Times on 11-22-2015
- Bard MAT's Stephen Mucher: Why College Students Don’t Want to Be Teachers appeared in Washington Post on 11-20-2015
- Bard Photography Program Director Stephen Shore Makes Instagram Connection appeared in Shutterbug on 11-19-2015
Recent News and Notes
Distinguished Composer in Residence George Tsontakis has been the recipient of the two richest prizes awarded in all of classical music: the 2005 international Grawemeyer Award for his Second Violin Concerto and the 2007 Charles Ives Living Award, awarded every three years by the American Academy of Arts and Letters. He studied with Roger Sessions at Juilliard and with Franco Donatoni in Rome. Born in Astoria, New York, into a strongly Cretan heritage, he has in recent years become an important figure in the music of Greece.