Six Faculty Receive 2021-2022 Excellence in Teaching Honors
March 14, 2023
The annual award recognizes outstanding teaching accomplishments within the College of Arts and Sciences and the Conservatory of Music.
Field Finds His Pasture
March 3, 2023
After 26 years at Oberlin, innovative director Jonathon Field trades higher ed for Mister Ed.
Trailblazing Musician Wu Man in Residence at Oberlin
February 20, 2023
Cathy Partlow Strauss
Wu Man, recognized as the world’s premier pipa virtuoso and a leading ambassador of Chinese music, will be in residence at Oberlin February 24-25 and take part in three events across campus that culminate in a concert with Oberlin College quartet-in-residence, the Verona Quartet .
A New Kind of Orchestra at Oberlin
November 18, 2022
This fall, Weedie Braimah started a new Djembe Orchestra, in which students learn the history and music of the Djembe from the 12th century to the present day.
How Opera Rep Gets Prepped
March 22, 2022
Opera coach Kyung-Eun Na helps bring “Il Matrimonio Segreto” to the stage.
Mathilda Edge Named to Oberlin Conservatory Voice Faculty
January 28, 2022
Soprano performer and educator arrives from the stage of Lyric Opera of Chicago.
Ross Karre Named Percussion Professor at Oberlin Conservatory
January 21, 2022
Appointment begins in fall 2022, charts new course for department led for 50 years by Michael Rosen.
Harpist Diane Evans Appointed to Oberlin Conservatory Faculty
January 19, 2022
Principal harp of the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra to begin in fall 2022.
David Saltzman Appointed to Oberlin Conservatory Brass Faculty
January 11, 2022
Performer and educator to teach tuba beginning in fall 2022.
Jazz Professor Billy Hart Named NEA Jazz Master for 2022
July 21, 2021
Drummer has performed with a long list of jazz greats across a career spanning seven decades.