Saturday Spotlight Stories

August 30, 2019

Tsz-Ho Samuel Chan, 26, is originally from Hong Kong. He is in his third year of the Conservatory’s Artist Diploma program studying percussion with Ted Atkatz.

May 31, 2019

Maeve Sentner, 18, is finishing her second year in the Dance Academy. She is originally from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and will be joining the Grand Rapids Ballet as an apprentice.

May 24, 2019

Annette Lee, 17, studies harp with JoAnn Turovsky and plays in the Colburn Youth Orchestra directed by Maxim Eshkenazy. Annette, a Pasadena native, has been taking lessons at Colburn for three years.

May 17, 2019

Juan-Carlos (left), Melani (middle), and Carlos Tobar (right), 12, are Colburn Dance students. Juan-Carlos (JT) is in Tap Ensemble I, Carlos (CT) is in Tap III, and Melani (MT) is in Tap Ensemble I and Ballet III. The triplets are Los Angeles natives.

May 10, 2019

Colburn Jazz Workshop chair and saxophone faculty Lee Secard has built the jazz program from the ground up. He is originally from Orange County, California.