Monday, November 3, 2014

Conservatory Alumni Get Spotlights In the News

Two BW Conservatory of Music alumni, both music education majors, are in the spotlight on stage and in the classroom.
Laura Schupbach '10, now a voice and music teacher at Hawken Middle School in Lyndhurst, is highlighted in a piece the in The Times Reporter on the Tuscarawas Philharmonic's 79th season. Schupbach is the featured soprano on "Knoxville: Summer of 1915," an opus included in the orchestra's season opening concert on Nov. 8.

Meanwhile, Nathan Bachofsky '10, now a K-3 music teacher at Gurney Elementary School in Chagrin Falls, is featured on for encouraging musical involvement in the community with Tiger Beats!, a new vocal performance group for younger students. Tiger Beats! is set to give two performances later this school year.

In addition to teaching at Gurney, Nate also serves as a vocal instructor for BW's Summer Music Programs.