CONSERVATORY

Chen Yi Awarded Honorary Doctorate

The Conservatory of Music and Dance is pleased to announce Dr. Chen Yi, Lorena Searcy Cravens/Millsap/Missouri Distinguished Professor in Composition received an honorary Doctor of Fine Arts degree from The New School, New York, NY, May 21, 2010. In 2004–05 Chen Yi served as Composer in Residence at The New School's Mannes College of Music. This degree, her 4th honorary degree, recognizes her many achievements in the field of classical music.

 

For more information, please contact:

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