Jody Espina, the founder and president of JodyJazz Inc, recently completed a masterclass, clinic, and concert tour of Southeast Asia.

Read more: JodyJazz Founder Hosts Classes and Workshops on Tour of Southeast Asia

Next month, Carnegie Hall will host its Summer Music Educators Workshop from July 19 through 22 in an effort to give music teachers the chance to improve and revamp their teaching practices.

Read more: Carnegie Hall's the Summer Music Educators Workshop Kicks off in July

The Detroit Symphony Orchestra (DSO) is preparing to depart for its Asia Tour 2017 on July 11, which will include the orchestra’s debut performances in China and its first visit to Japan in 19 years.

Read more: DSO Prepares to Embark on Asia Tour 2017

The Sabian Education Network (SEN) recently hosted a panel discussion for drum teachers at the University of the Arts in downtown Philadelphia.

Read more: Sabian Education Network Holds Panel at University of the Arts

More than 20 representatives from 18 Yamaha Music Schools across the country attended the Yamaha Music School Advantage program on June 15 in Las Vegas.

Read more: 2017 Yamaha Music School Advantage Program a Success

Michael Stefiuk has been named the Director of Concert Activities at the Eastman School of Music of the University of Rochester.

Read more: Stefiuk Named Director of Concert Activities at the Eastman School of Music

Music & Arts has opened nominations for the company’s 2017 Music Educator of the Year award, which annually recognizes one outstanding music educator.

Read more: Music & Arts Opens Nominations for Music Educator of the Year

This 2018 William Davidson Neighborhood Concert Series from the Detroit Symphony Orchestra’s (DSO) will allow fans to experience the DSO in West Bloomfield, Southfield, Beverly Hills, Plymouth, Bloomfield Hills, Grosse Pointe, and Clinton Township.

Read more: DSO Announces 2018 William Davidson Neighborhood Concert Series 

The Juilliard School has unveiled the preliminary designs for the school’s first overseas campus, The Tianjin Juilliard School.

Read more: Juilliard Unveils Design for The Tianjin Juilliard School

Carnegie Hall will bring together about 200 of the best teen musicians this summer to work and train as The National Youth Orchestra of the United States of America (NYO-USA) and NYO2.

Read more: Carnegie Hall Assembles NYO-USA and NYO2 For Summer Training and Tours

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