Saturday Spotlight Stories
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.
April 26, 2019
Angie Villela, 17, studies voice with Michael Chipman, music theory with Kathy Sawada, and piano with Vanessa Fadial. A recipient of the Herbert Zipper Scholarship and a native Angeleno, Angie has been at Colburn for six years.