Saturday Spotlight Stories

Giovanna Martinez Adam Millstein Noah Jung Celine Chen wearing a blue dress holding a flute, standing in front of a pond with tree branches with green leaves

January 21, 2022

Piano faculty Jeffrey Lavner teaches students in the Conservatory, Music Academy, and Community School. He has been teaching at Colburn since 1981.

December 17, 2021

Giovanna Martinez, 16, is in her second year at the Colburn Dance Academy. In addition to ballet, she is also an accomplished singer, actor, and songwriter.

November 19, 2021

Adam Millstein, 26, studies violin with Robert Lipsett. Formerly a Community School student of five years, he returned to Colburn for his Master of Music and Artist Diploma after earning his bachelor’s degree from the University of Michigan.

October 14, 2021

Noah Jung, 17, studies with Yehuda Gilad in the Music Academy. A Colburn student of four years, he is from Chicago, IL.

September 17, 2021

Celine Chen, 17, studies flute with Karen Lundgren, music theory with Kathy Sawada, and is an Honors Chamber and Colburn Youth Orchestra member. She is a Community School student of three years.