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Spotlight Story

Conservatory Soloists Shine in Beethoven’s Triple Concerto

“To be able to play with our friends and peers in such a wonderful hall is a great opportunity and pleasure,” said cellist Ben Solomonow.

Georgian Pianist Elisso Virsaladze on Schumann, Competitions, and More

“It’s not such a surprise for a pianist to be very involved in Schumann’s music. It’s one of the most important composers for piano,” said Virsaladze.

From Screen to Stage to Student: Tap Fest Inspires Dancers with Performances and Master Classes

“[Tap Fest] will tie together all the themes that we teach here at the school: musicianship, performance, innovation, and tradition,” said Colburn faculty Melinda Sullivan.

Frank Gehry to Design Campus Expansion

The Colburn School will be expanding beyond its current campus between Grand Avenue and Olive Street. Frank Gehry will design the new facilities, along Second Street between Olive and Hill Streets.


The Celebrate Colburn Gala, October 2018


Performance Forum, Concerto in B Minor for Cello and Orchestra, Op. 104 (Dvořák)


The Colburn School is Expanding


Colburn Orchestra First International Tour

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