Music Graduates Recognized at Annual Spring Awards Ceremony


Each spring semester, the FIU School of Music hosts an annual Graduating Awards Ceremony to showcase the important contributions and achievements made by students throughout the year in support of service, performance, and research. This May 1, four outstanding graduates have been nominated and recognized by current faculty members for their continued excellence in support of our University’s mission at the Wertheim Performing Arts Center Recital Hall. Fellow graduates, friends, and family were also invited to join in on the celebration.

On the same day, 59 music graduates walked the stage to receive their diplomas and become a proud graduate of FIU School of Music during the College of Communication, Architecture, + The Arts commencement ceremony.

Please join us  in congratulating the Class of 2019 and the following award recipients below:



Undergraduate Performance Award:

Vocal Performance – Orianna Gutierrez, Soprano

Instrumental Performance – Dan Medina, Trumpet

Undergraduate Service Award:

Adam Levine, Vocal Performance, Baritone

Graduate Performance Award:

Alejandro Viera, Vocal Performance, Tenor

Graduate Research Award:

Robert Sherber, Jazz Performance


To see the gallery of photos, visit our Flickr page. 

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