News

Marilynne Robinson
June 22, 2020
Originally scheduled for April, 2020, and cancelled due to Covid-19, Marilynne Robinson has revised and Zoom-recorded two lectures for us now. (Sound quality may be affected...
mashup of fellows photos
June 16, 2020
The Yale Institute of Sacred Music is pleased to announce that eight fellows have been selected for the 2020–2021 year. The Institute is an interdisciplinary graduate center...
June 10, 2020
Conductor David Hill talks with composers Roderick Williams and Reena Esmail about their commissioned works for Yale Schola Cantorum, released on the Hyperion label. We will...
June 3, 2020
The ISM and YDS are pleased to announce the appointment of Awet Andemicael for a five-year term as associate dean for Marquand Chapel and assistant professor (adj.) of...
June 1, 2020
On Sunday, May 17, the ISM community and their friends and family gathered on Zoom to celebrate the ISM Class of 2020. Congratulations, graduates!  
Martin Jean
May 19, 2020
The ISM is thrilled to report that Yale President Peter Salovey has announced the reappointment of Professor Martin Jean as the director of the Institute of Sacred Music for...
May 19, 2020
Professor Bryan Spinks and ISM director Martin Jean discuss changes in worship practices in the 19th-century Scottish Presbyterian Church. Video goes live Thursday, May 21 at...