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Spotlight Story

Angus Webster wearing a sweater over a collared shirt and a watch. He is sitting on steps and holding a copy of 'Johannes Brahms Complete Symphonies.'

Salonen Fellow Angus Webster Talks Orchestra Concert Prep, Mentorship, and Future Goals

“Studying conducting is very abstract because there is no one particular school of thought about how to do it,” says Salonen Fellow Angus Webster.

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 Colburn School is Expanding


2018–19 Season Highlights


Colburn Orchestra First International Tour


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

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