Weekly Faculty Interview: Champian Fulton

Our second Faculty Interview this week highlights a key faculty member of the Vocal Jazz Program at the Rutgers Summer Jazz Institute: jazz singer, pianist, and band leader, Champian Fulton! One of the preeminent jazz performers working today, Fulton will be returning this summer to the Extension Division this summer to teach and coach students … Continue reading Weekly Faculty Interview: Champian Fulton

Weekly Faculty Series: Marshall Jones

Since this week the Extension Division is on our Spring Break, we have decided to post not just one, but TWO faculty interviews! Continuing on from our interview with the Rutgers Summer Acting Conservatory Assistant Director, Kayla Votapek, we will be interviewing the Program Director himself, Mason Gross School of the Arts faculty member and the … Continue reading Weekly Faculty Series: Marshall Jones

Weekly Faculty Series: Kayla Votapek

Audition season for our many summer conservatory programs are under way, and the Rutgers Summer Acting Conservatory is no exception! To give us more insight into RSAC and the Rutgers theater experience, I interviewed Kayla Votapek, the Assistant Director of RSAC this past week! We hope that the following interview answers some burning questions about … Continue reading Weekly Faculty Series: Kayla Votapek

Special Event: Music at the Museum, “Chamber Music for Flute, Clarinet, and Piano”

We'd like to thank everyone who came out to our Music at the Museum concert this past Sunday! We'd also like to thank and congratulate performers Allison Brewster Franzetti, Michelle Grondin, and Daniel Choi for their excellent performances! Check out photos and a video from the concert below! Our final Music at the Museum concert … Continue reading Special Event: Music at the Museum, “Chamber Music for Flute, Clarinet, and Piano”

Special Events: Outreach at the Freehold Boro School District

This past week, the Mason Gross Extension Division began its Outreach master classes at the Freehold Boro School District with MGED faculty members Michelle Grondin and Dr. Lindsey Gamble! Check out some photos of the classes below!

Weekly Faculty Interview: Allison Brewster Franzetti

The penultimate Music at the Museum concert is this Sunday, so this week, we are interviewing Mason Gross faculty member, pianist, artistic director of the Young Artists Program and coordinator of the Adult Chamber Music Program, Grammy® nominee, and all-around wonderful person Allison Brewster Franzetti, who will be performing this Sunday at the Music at the Museum … Continue reading Weekly Faculty Interview: Allison Brewster Franzetti

Weekly Faculty Interview: Maeve Dougal

After a week-long vacation, our Weekly Faculty Interviews are back! With American Ballet Theatre Day coming up in a week, we'll be interviewing Maeve Dougal, the Director of our American Ballet Theatre ® (ABT) program and the Assistant Director of the Rutgers Summer Dance Conservatories! Did we mention that she was also the Mason Gross Extension … Continue reading Weekly Faculty Interview: Maeve Dougal

Weekly Faculty Interview: Jing Yang

After a chilly week, we hope to warm you up with another interview hot off the presses! With our latest iteration of Music of the Museum coming up this Sunday, we interviewed pianist and MGED faculty member Dr. Jing Yang, who will be performing alongside fellow faculty members Christopher Sierra and Julie Castor in a program … Continue reading Weekly Faculty Interview: Jing Yang

Weekly Faculty Interview: Maureen Hurd

Another week, another fascinating faculty interview! In honor of Woodwind Day 2016 coming up in a couple of weeks, we interviewed Mason Gross School of the Arts faculty member, coordinator of Woodwind Day, and all-around awesome clarinetist Maureen Hurd! Maureen Hurd has appeared in concerts and master classes throughout Europe, Asia, and North America. She has … Continue reading Weekly Faculty Interview: Maureen Hurd

Weekly Faculty Interview: Dan Silverstein

For this week's Weekly Faculty Interview, in honor of the beginning of the Rutgers Youth Percussion Ensemble this Saturday, we interviewed drummer extraordinaire, drum set teacher, and the Programs and Faculty Coordinator of the Extension Division, Dan Silverstein! Silverstein graduated with a BM in Jazz Performance from the Mason Gross School of the Arts in 2011 where … Continue reading Weekly Faculty Interview: Dan Silverstein