Special Projects and Visiting Artists

Mark  Morris

Mark Morris


Mark Morris, the founder and director of the Mark Morris Dance Group, has worked extensively in opera, directing and choreographing productions for The Metropolitan Opera, New York City Opera, Gotham Chamber Opera, English National Opera, and The Royal Opera, Covent Garden. In 1991, he was named a Fellow of the MacArthur Foundation.
Judith  Tick

Judith Tick

Judith Tick, Matthews Distinguished University Professor of Music at Northeastern University, is a leading authority on American music in general and the history of women in music in particular.
Lee  Musiker

Lee Musiker

Pianist, Conductor, Music Director, Arranger/Orchestrator/Composer and Educator has established a distinguished and multifaceted career as both soloist and collaborator with the premier artists in the Classical, Operatic, Broadway, Jazz and Pop music genres.
Kate  Soper

Kate Soper

Kate Soper is a composer, performer, and writer whose work explores the integration of drama and rhetoric into musical structure, the slippery continuums of expressivity, intelligibility and sense, and the wonderfully treacherous landscape of the human voice.
Nadia  Sirota

Nadia Sirota

Violist Nadia Sirota’s varied career spans solo performances, chamber music, and podcasting. In all branches of her artistic life she aims to open Classical music up to a broader audience. Nadia’s singular sound and expressive execution have served as muse to dozens of composers, including Nico Muhly, Donnacha Dennehy, Bryce Dessner, Richard Reed Parry, and Marcos Balter.
Jacob  Greenberg

Jacob Greenberg

Pianist JACOB GREENBERG's work as a soloist and chamber musician has earned worldwide acclaim. As a longtime member of the International Contemporary Ensemble (ICE), he has performed throughout the Americas and Europe.
Kathryn  Bates

Kathryn Bates

Hailed by theNew York Timesfor her "beautifully rounded sound," Kathryn has a passionate commitment to exploring the boundaries of tradition and innovation in all genres of performance.