Boston Conservatory String Students Shine at the Massachusetts String Teachers Association's Masters Solo Competition

April 03, 2017 Alison Arnett

Boston Conservatory at Berklee string students shone brightly at the third annual Massachusetts String Teachers Association's (MA-ASTA) Masters Solo Competition, which took place on campus on March 18. Elisa R. Sadaba (B.M. '17, cello) won the Grand Prize, as well as the the Audience Favorite prize. Montserrat Siles (B.M. '20, violin) was judged the Best Contemporary Performance in the Senior Division.


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Boston Conservatory Celebrates Women’s History Month with Nod to Founder Julius Eichberg’s Work for Gender Equality

March 14, 2017

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.