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The Penguin Penmen

The Penguin wouldn’t be anything without our fabulous team of contributors! We’d love for you to join us –  just email thepenguin@necmusic.edu!


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Andrew Nissen is a trombonist originally from Sydney, Australia. Completing a graduate degree at New England Conservatory, he is passionate about the future of classical music and where the trombone fits within it. The editor of The Penguin for this year, Andrew studies with Toby Oft and Stephen Lange of the Boston Symphony Orchestra.

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Sophia Adickes is from Houston, Texas and has been writing for The Penguin for two years. She is a junior Classical Vocal Performance major at NEC and studies with Patricia Misslin. 

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dawis

Isabella Dawis is a second-year Undergraduate Diploma student in voice, a Community Performances and Partnerships Teaching Fellow, and an accompanist for the chorus department. She is from Minneapolis, Minnesota and was raised on a diet of Spam and Prince.

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READ NICK’S ARTICLES


tobias

Liz Tobias is a Jazz Voice DMA student in her first year. She loves writing, cooking for her friends and zipping around Boston on her blue bike called “Maverick”.

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Elizabeth (Liz) Wendt is originally from Dallas, Texas but now resides on the North Shore of Massachusetts. She is currently a third year undergraduate voice major and she can’t imagine studying anywhere else but at NEC.

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