Saturday Spotlight Stories

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.

May 3, 2019

Miray Ito, 16, studies violin with Robert Lipsett in the Music Academy. Originally from Ann Arbor, Michigan, she has been at Colburn for four years.