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Alum Owen Dalby to join St. Lawrence String Quartet in June 2015

dalby_playingNew York-based violinist Owen Dalby ’06BA, ’07MM has been named the new second violinist with the St. Lawrence String Quartet (SLSQ). He will join the group in June 2015.

Dalby, a graduate of Yale College and the Yale School of Music, has won acclaim as a soloist and chamber musician. “I’ve always considered string quartet playing as the pinnacle of what I could possibly do with my musical career,” said Dalby in press materials, “so for me, this is the opportunity of a lifetime.” MORE

Published February 24, 2015
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Yale Daily News: Panel discusses careers in music

Yale Daily News
By David Kurkovskiy

At a Tuesday morning panel discussion, alumni of the School of Music advised current students to take risks and pursue innovative projects.

Roughly 20 students attended the panel, which was held as part of a School of Music course on sustainable careers in the field of music but was open to the entire Yale community. The discussion was moderated by Astrid Baumgardner, the class instructor, who said she organized the panel to show students the different ways one can succeed in the music field.

The speakers, Missy Mazzoli MUS ’06, Mellissa Hughes MUS ’06, James Moore MUS ’06, and Owen Dalby ’06 MUS ’07, discussed their experiences as performers trained in classical music who are now pursuing projects involving contemporary music. The speakers highlighted the way their Yale education has influenced their growth as musicians, providing them with a network of performers with whom they could cooperate after graduation. MORE

Published November 20, 2013
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Office of Career Strategies presents panel discussion Nov. 19

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The Office of Career Strategies announces its next career event: a panel discussion among YSM alumni that will take place Tuesday, November 19 at 10:30am.

The four YSM alumni on the panel will speak about entrepreneurship and how they created successful careers after studying at Yale. There will be opportunities for audience questions, as well as time to meet the panelists after the event.

Space is limited, so interested students should RSVP early.

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The panelists are: MORE

Published November 13, 2013
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