Boston Conservatory at Berklee’s 2017 commencement was, of course, a personal triumph for the school’s 245 graduating students, but they shared this moment with some of the biggest milestones in the Conservatory’s history.
Sandra Piques Eddy (B.M. '94, music education, voice), Eddie Korbich (B.F.A. '83, musical theater), and Karla Wolfangle (Cert. '65, dance) will be the Distinguished Alumni Award recipients at Boston Conservatory at Berklee's 2017 commencement.
Alumna Gabriella Reyes de Ramírez (B.M. '16, voice), soprano, advanced to the Grand Finals of the 2017 Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions, a prestigious competition where many of today's greatest opera singers launched their careers.
As the nation recognizes Women’s History Month this March, Boston Conservatory at Berklee salutes the legacy of visionary founder Julius Eichberg, who in 1867 opened the Conservatory’s doors to women and those who had never before had access to a conservatory-style education.