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High Honors For NOCCA Music Alum

High Honors For NOCCA Music Alum

NOCCA Classical Instrumental graduate Chris Trapani has been awarded a very prestigious composition award, the Berio Rome Prize. (please read below.)  The Berio Rome prize is a much sought-after and highly distinguished composition award, comparable to the famous “Grand Priz de Rome” award in the late 19th and early 20th century that …

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Can you answer the final Jeopardy! round question?

 

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Alum Spotlight | Congrats Ciera Payton!

The City of Los Angeles Honors Drama Alum Ciera Payton | Pioneer Women of the Year
To honor the contributions of individuals who serve the city by advancing the status of women and girls, the City of Los Angeles Commission On the Status of Women presents …

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Juilliard Day @ NOCCA!

Celebrating their 10th year of outreach in New Orleans, Juilliard once again visits NOCCA to provide masterclasses and coaching of our students. The blue shirted group included our own alum Jeffery Miller (trombone). This outreach began after Hurricane Katrina, spearheaded …

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The Artist’s Process

An important part of many artists’ process and the NOCCA Visual Arts program is keeping a sketchbook. The Artist’s Process reveals this facet of artists’ work. The exhibition contains sketchbooks, preliminary studies and finished works from studios of eight artists working in drawing, printmaking, sculpture, …

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Jazz Alum Wins National Award!

 

Congrats Sullivan Fortner Recipient of The Lincoln Center Emerging Artist In Jazz
 

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Faculty & Alum Marcus Brown | Paint With Music

Saturday,March 5th | 9:00pm 
Black Label Icehouse
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Alum Wendell Pierce featured in Times article, reflecting on his experiences as a minority in Hollywood

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Ephemeral Eternal | Alum Brandan Odums

Link To NOLA.com Feature
Ephemeral Eternal

What: Graffiti-style murals, large canvases and conceptual sculptures with a civil rights theme, by New Orleans artist Brandan Odums.
Where: StudioBE 2941 Royal St. in the Bywater neighborhood.
When: Wednesday-Saturday, noon to 5:30 p.m. Hours will expand to noon to 7 on April 1. Exhibit …

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Musical Theatre Alumni Touring With Hair!

Congratulations Devin Holloway & Michael Moore On Your International Tour of
Hair: The American Tribal Loverock Musical

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