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Spotlight Story

Colburn School Announces Inaugural Class of Salonen Fellows

Chosen at the end of a highly competitive process with 115 applications from around the world, Angus Webster and Ross Collins were recently named as the first Salonen Fellows in the Conservatory’s new Negaunee Conducting Program.

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


The Celebrate Colburn Gala, October 2018


Performance Forum, Concerto in A Minor, Op. 129 (Schumann)


Colburn Orchestra First International Tour

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