May-August 2016, vol. 31, no. 8

Juilliard alum and commencement speaker Christine Baranski congratulated this year’s graduates on “getting into—and out of—Juilliard.”
As the school year drew to a close, some students mused on their experiences as artists and students—and on the future.
“ ‘Aspirational oxygen’ ”—it’s the air we breathe at Juilliard.” Christine Baranski’s commencement address, May 2016:
graduates celebrating
By
Susan Jackson
Juilliard alum and commencement speaker Christine Baranski congratulated this year’s graduates on “getting into—and out of—Juilliard.”More
Christine Baranski
The Readiness Is All
“ ‘Aspirational oxygen’ ”—it’s the air we breathe at Juilliard.” Christine Baranski’s commencement address, May 2016: More
Brandon Ilaw
As the school year drew to a close, some students mused on their experiences as artists and students—and on the future.More
Bach's Fourth Partita
By
Parker Ramsay
I’ve recently returned to two works I’ve had with me for 10 years that evoke an obsessive quality while holding different places in my life...More
New staff May 2016
A lot of people have joined the Juilliard staff during the course of the 2015-16 school year.More
The Artist As Citizen book cover
By
Joseph W. Polisi
For new editions of Joseph Polisi’s book "The Artist as Citizen," he added an emphasis on entrepreneurialism and globalization.More
Brooks Stavridis Polisi
By
Susan Jackson
Juilliard Public Forum: Character, Culture, and Diplomacy
Do the arts really matter in a world of war and terrorism and refugees? More
Victoria Pollack, Erica Schmidt
By
Shana Komitee
Directors Jonathan Rosenberg and Erica Schmidt on why they wanted to direct their respective Shakespeare rep pieces, and why they didn't.More
Verona Quartet
By
Joshua Simka
“To be a great chamber musician, you have to be a great soloist,” says Jonathan Ong, Verona String Quartet, now in residence at Juilliard.More
Gala program
By
Jessica Epps
$1.5 Million Raised for Juilliard Students
Celebrating our collaborative spirit with the words of Shakespeare and the music of Mendelssohn.More
It's pomp-and-circumstance time at Juilliard.More
Commencement
Alum Christine Baranski will address Juilliard grads; other honorees are Leif Ove Andsnes, Wayne Shorter, Cicely Tyson, and Sylvia Waters.More

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Friday, May 27, 2016

There is a master class in Morsel Hall on May 25 at 2:30pm and two recitals on May 27, at 3:30pm and 7:30pm.

Saturday, June 11, 2016

The Artist as Citizen Confernece runs from June 5 to 11.