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Previous Next Nikki Chooiviolin Photos by Den SweeneyPress photosViolinist Nikki Chooi is a recipient of prizes at the Queen Elizabeth and Tchaikovsky Competitions, and was awarded 1st Prize Winner of the Montreal Symphony's ManuLife Competition, the Klein International Strings Competition, and the Michael Hill International Violin Competition.Mr. Chooi...

Previous Next JoAnn Fallettaconductor Photos by Heather Bellini, Enid Bloch, and David Adam BeloffPress photosGrammy Award-winning conductor JoAnn Falletta serves as music director of the Buffalo Philharmonic, music director laureate of the Virginia Symphony, principal guest conductor of the Brevard Music Center, and artistic adviser of the Hawaii...

Samantha Martin VAP '22soprano Press photosSamantha Martin recently completed her master’s degree at Bard College Conservatory’s Graduate Vocal Arts Program, where she studied with Edith Bers and Lucy Fitz Gibbon. An avid supporter of new music, she has premiered and performed works by numerous contemporary composers,...

Andrea Abel '23flute Press photosHungarian flutist Andrea Abel is a current senior at the Bard College Conservatory of Music’s double degree program, studying with Tara Helen O’Connor as the recipient of the Laszlo Z. Bito Scholarship. Prior to her studies in the United States, she studied...

James Bagwellassociate conductor Photo by Daniel WelchPress PhotosJames Bagwell maintains an active international schedule as a conductor of choral, operatic, and orchestral music. He was recently named associate conductor and academic director of The Orchestra Now (TŌN) and was appointed principal guest conductor of the American...

Previous Next Blair McMillenpiano Photo by Daniel d’Ottavio Appearances The Knights; International Contemporary Ensemble; New York Philharmonic; St. Paul Chamber Orchestra; performances with jazz legends Fred Hersch and Don Byron; principal soloist on a tour of Japan with the Juilliard Orchestra; major concert venues throughout New York City, the United...

Previous Next Zachary Schwartzmanresident conductor Photos by Matt DinePress PhotosZachary Schwartzman has conducted around the United States, in Brazil, England, Bosnia, and Mexico. His orchestral performances have been featured on NPR, including a national broadcast on “Performance Today.” A recipient of the career development grant from the Bruno...

Bard Festival Chorale The Bard Festival Chorale was formed in 2003 as the resident choir of the Bard Music Festival. It consists of the finest ensemble singers from New York City and surrounding areas. Many of its members have distinguished careers as soloists and as performers...

Bard College Conservatory Orchestra The Bard College Conservatory of Music, founded in 2005, is guided by the principle that musicians should be broadly educated in the liberal arts and sciences to achieve their greatest potential. All undergraduates complete two degrees over a five-year period: a bachelor...

Bard College Chamber Singers Formed in 2002 by music director James Bagwell, Bard College Chamber Singers is an auditioned choir of Bard students and alumni/ae from all programs of the College. In the past few seasons they have performed Verdi’s Requiem, Bach’s St. John Passion, Arvo Pärt’s Magnificat, Maurice...