All posts filed under “Music

Humans of the ISM | Daniel Moody, M.M. ’16

What I like about the ISM is having the chance to collaborate with other people. The ISM colloquium project I did with Emilie [Casey] and Audrey [Fernandez-Fraser] was a highlight, because it was working with other people who had such different strengths and passions. I […]

Humans of the ISM | Michael Kurth, M.Div. ’18

‘I’ve been a singer for most of my life, singing in church choirs since I was eight years old. While still a part of my ministry, it’s not going to be my main role as a future Episcopal priest. There will be times I’ll have […]

Humans of the ISM | Audrey Fernandez-Fraser and Patrick Murray

Audrey Fernandez-Fraser, M.Div 2016, comes to the ISM YDS from a multidisciplinary background that includes evolutionary biology, music composition, and singing. Her faith is influenced by Hinduism, Buddhism, Unitarian Universalism, and Mormonism. She is treasuring her time at YDS and the ISM, especially in daily prayer […]

Humans of the ISM | Hannah Carr, M.M. ’17

One of the things I really like is the camaraderie within the ISM. Because there aren’t so many students you feel like you get to know people…especially within the ISM music school, you really get to know students within your discipline, something you don’t see […]

Alumni Profile | Dashon Burton, M.M. ’11

Before coming to Yale, bass-baritone Dashon Burton began his professional studies at Case Western Reserve University and graduated from the Oberlin College Conservatory of Music. After singing with Cantus, a professional men’s classical vocal ensemble, Burton entered the ISM, where he studied vocal literature with […]

Schola Tour 2015 | England and Paris

Following successful concerts in New Haven and New York, conductor David Hill led Yale Schola Cantorum on their biennial international concert tour, traveling to England and France from May 21 through 31, 2015.  Schola was joined by historical performance ensemble Juilliard415 to perform Beethoven’s Mass in C Major, Op. 86 and Haydn’s Symphony No. 94, […]

The Yale ISM Review

I wanted to make you aware of a project we’ve been working hard on over here at the ISM.  Feel free to check it out–it’s a great resource for congregations, ministers, and musicians alike!  We are pleased to present a new venture: The Yale ISM Review. Published […]

Fall at the ISM

The fall semester is halfway over, and there’s been lots happening here at the ISM!  Below are some photos of concerts, events, classes, and other bits of ISM life captured by our trusty student reporters (and yours truly).  Enjoy!