St. Nicholas Day, celebrated on December 6th, commemorates the life of Saint Nicholas, a 4th-century bishop known for his generosity and kindness. The holiday is the traditional start of the Christmas season in many countries, including a few pockets of the United States. We'll commemorate St. Nicholas Day on this episode of Performance Today.
Talin Nalbandian is the latest in the 2023 cohort of PT Young Artists in Residence. A native of Los Angeles, California, Nalbandian is an Armenian-American mezzo-soprano. She recently joined Fred Child in our St. Paul studio; you can hear her music and the entire interview here.
Jory Lane is the latest in the 2023 cohort of PT Young Artists in Residence. He began his musical journey playing bluegrass and Celtic music in Colorado Springs, Colorado, and continued to the Eastman School of Music, where he graduated this spring. Jory recently joined Fred Child in our St. Paul studio; listen in to learn more about this exciting young musician.
We selected Vijay Venkatesh as a 2022-2023 PT Young Artist in Residence. This expressive and inspiring young pianist recently joined Fred Child at the Maud Moon Weyerhaeuser Recording Studio in St. Paul, Minnesota. Hear the conversation and music right here!