Dear Mason Music Family,

We are very excited to be back on campus once again with live music-making! We are busy preparing for classes, lessons, and ensembles to begin on August 23rd.  We are thrilled to welcome our new class of Dewberry School of Music students and welcome back our returning students in our annual School of Music Convocation on September 1st in our beautiful Center for the Arts Concert Hall.   

How very pleased we are to announce that Dr. Estrella Hong is our new Audition Coordinator and Recruitment Assistant for the Dewberry School of Music. Additionally, we are thrilled to welcome new full-time and adjunct faculty members including Dr. Soo Han, Director of Orchestral Studies; Prof. Graham Breedlove, Jazz Trumpet; Dr. Adriana Horne, Harp; Prof. Shoshanah Drake, Elementary Choral Methods; and Prof. John Jansen, Music Technology.

We hope you will join us as we raise the curtain once again with live performances featuring our fabulous music students and faculty throughout the semester. We are looking forward to our marvelous jazz faculty in performance on Sunday August 29th at Jammin Java. We are excited to kick off our Dewberry School of Music Fall Concert Series with our Grand Piano Celebration on September 19th at 3 pm in our Center for the Arts Concert Hall with a stunning Gershwin tribute.  We invite you to join us as we celebrate the joy of live music once again!

With my warmest regards,
Dr. Linda A. Monson, Director
Announcing New Audition Coordinator & Recruitment Assistant
We are thrilled to announce that Dr. Estrella Hong has been selected as our new Audition Coordinator and Recruitment Assistant for the Dewberry School of Music, effective August 16th. Special thanks to our Search Committee, as we had an impressive pool of wonderful applicants for this position. Please join us in welcoming Dr. Estrella Hong in her new role as Audition Coordinator and Recruitment Assistant for our School of Music!
Upcoming Events
Mason Jazz Faculty Performs at Jammin Java
Sunday, August 29th, 7:00 PM

Jammin Java
227 Maple Ave E
Vienna, VA 22180
Dewberry School of Music Convocation
Wednesday, September 1st, 11:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Center for the Arts Concert Hall
Grand Piano Celebration
Celebrating Mason's All-Steinway School and the
Reva and Sid Dewberry Family School of Music
Sunday, September 19th, 3:00 PM
Center for the Arts Concert Hall
Fall 2021 Concert Series
Welcome to Our New
Director of Orchestral Studies
Dr. Soo Han
Director of Orchestral Studies
Welcome to Our New
Adjunct Faculty
Prof. Graham Breedlove
Jazz Trumpet
Prof. Shoshanah Drake
Elementary Choral Methods
Dr. Adriana Horne
Prof. John Jansen
Music in Computer Technology
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