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Conservatory Alum Karen Zorn Named One of Musical America's Professionals of the Year

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Conservatory alum Karen Zorn (MM, piano performance, 1988) has been named one of Musical America’s “professionals of the year” in its annual “Profiles in Courage” report

Zorn is currently president of the Longy School of Music, which she joined in 2007. Recognizing the school's financial challenges, Zorn merged with Bard College in 2012, paving the way for a balanced budget, better enrollment, and a partnership with the Los Angeles Phiharmonic and the El Sistema-based Youth Orchestra of Los Angeles.  Read more about Zorn's accomplishements on page 28 of the Musical America profile

Congratulations!

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Name: Dana Self
Phone: 816-235-2949
Email: selfdr@umkc.edu