Music Department

Louis and Annette Kaufman Music Achievement Award

The Kaufman Music Achievement Award supports excellence in music performance at Reed. The Award is available by audition to outstanding student musicians regardless of major and will be awarded with a first preference to students of violin or piano.  All instrumentalists and vocalists will be considered.

Recipients of the Award, known as Kaufman Fellows, will receive free music lessons for a year, and the award may be renewed for up to four years.

Kaufman Fellows:

Class of 2020 - Kate Ehrenberg

Class of 2021 - Peter Marcus

Eligibility

All first year students who play a musical instrument or sing will be eligible to audition. 

Auditions

2018-2019 Auditions, consisting of two contrasting pieces, memorization not required, will be held the first week of classes Spring 2019 for first year students, date and time TBD. Specific information will be available at the end of fall semester 2018.