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Stephen Stubbs has been involved with early music since discovering the lute as a high school student at Seattle's Nathan Hale High School in the 1960s. Read more about the artist and why Seattle Mayor Ed Murray has recognized him for Raising the Bar in the Seattle arts community in this article from City Arts magazine. 
Pacific MusicWorks artistic director Stephen Stubbs (Photo: Ken Lambert, Seattle Times)
Senior Artist-in-Residence Stephen Stubbs has been recognized by the City of Seattle Mayor's Office for "raising the bar" with his contributions to Seattle's early music scene. Read more in this profile in the Sunday, Aug. 24, 2014 issue of the  Seattle Times
UW Music Parnassus Project
Current and former UW Music students stage free outdoor concerts Parnassus Project, a chamber group that likes to bring music to nontraditional settings, anchors a free, outdoor-lunchtime music and art series in Seattle’s Occidental Park in Pioneer Square. Read more in the Seattle Times.
The UW School of Music Class of 2014 celebrated success on Friday, June 13 at the school's Grand Finale celebration.  View images from the event on our School of Music Facebook page.
Photo: Jamen Berk
UW Ethnomusicology and Professor Patricia Campbell are playing a vital role in getting heritage music "out of the archive and into the public sector." Read more in this article by Peter Kelley of UW News and Information.