School of Music Alumna Earns International Notice
Mabel Kwan (seated, above) completed her Master of Music degree in Piano Performance from the NIU School of Music where she studied with Professor William Goldenberg. Mabel serves as an editor for the well-respected keyboard magazine Clavier, and performs frequently throughout Chicago, the United States, and the world.
Mabel is a member of ensemble dal niente, ensemble in residence at Columbia College in Chicago. Dal niente recently returned from Darmstadt, Germany, where they received the Young Ensemble's Award by virtue of their performing at the esteemed New Music Summer Course there. According to Time Out Chicago, earning this award means that dal niente is "...thereby elevating Chicago's new music cred internationally."