News

January 14, 2020
Hamid Al-Saadi, one of the few masters of the Iraqi maqam, will perform with Safaafir, the only U.S.-based ensemble dedicated to the genre, on Saturday, January 18 at 4:30 PM...
December 5, 2019
The Yale Institute of Sacred Music is pleased to announce that two new recordings of Yale Schola Cantorum, conducted by its principal conductor David Hill, have been released...
October 30, 2019
by Sally Hansen This past week, my quest to recruit future ISMers took off a in very big—like, Texas big—kind of way. After a hop, skip, and a long jump through Hartford and...
andre thomas
October 28, 2019
Martin Jean has announced the appointment of André Thomas for the 2020–2021 academic year. Dr. Thomas will join the faculties of the Yale Institute of Sacred Music and Yale...
October 17, 2019
Alumni News Matthew Cramer (M.M. choral conducting ’17) was appointed interim director of choral activities at the University of Wisconsin, Oshkosh. Upon the completion of a...
Bo kyung Blenda Im
October 17, 2019
Martin Jean has announced the appointment of Bo kyung Blenda Im (M.A.R. religion and music ’12) as lecturer in ethnomusicology in the ISM and YDS for spring 2020. During...
October 10, 2019
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...