News

January 18, 2019
The Institute of Sacred Music announces the retirement of Professor Marguerite Brooks at the end of the 2019–2020 academic year. Prof. Brooks has had a long and celebrated...
Union Theological Seminary in 1910
January 14, 2019
The 2018–2019 academic year marks the ninetieth anniversary of the founding of the Union Theological Seminary School of Sacred Music, the first implementation of the dream of...
December 30, 2018
We’re excited to announce that David Hill, principal conductor of the Yale Schola Cantorum, has been appointed Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) in the...
Yale ISM Review Volume 4 No. 2: Beatitudes cover
November 28, 2018
We are excited to announce the publication of the latest issue of The Yale ISM Review. Volume 4, No. 2 centers on the theme of the Beatitudes.  Editor Rita Ferrone writes:  “...
Jon Laukvik
November 12, 2018
The ISM is pleased to announce the appointment of Jon Laukvik as visiting professor of organ at the Yale Institute of Sacred Music and Yale School of Music in the 2019–2020...
Peter Hawkins
November 5, 2018
The Institute of Sacred Music announces the retirement of Peter S. Hawkins, professor of religion and literature, effective at the end of the fall 2019 semester. Peter S....
The incoming ISM class at orientation
October 9, 2018
Each autumn we welcome new students who bring a breadth and depth of diverse backgrounds to our interdisciplinary enterprise, and we welcome back our continuing students for...