April 15, 2015 – Award-winning film composer James Newton Howard, named new artistic director of the Henry Mancini Institute (HMI) at the prestigious Frost School of Music at the University of Miami.
January 29, 2015 – Three alumni from the Frost School of Music were announced as 57th Grammy Award Nominees: Andrew Scheps B.M. ’89; Pete McGuinness, B.M.’86; and Jeremy Fox,MM ’01, DMA ’13. The 57th Grammy Award show will air on CBS, Sunday, February 8 at 8 p.m.
August 21, 2014 – Master's Candidate Tal Cohen takes first place at prestigious Barry Harris Jazz Piano Competition, will perform at the Detroit Jazz Festival with legendary jazz bassist Robert Hurst.