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JHU's Thomas Dolby to launch New Media music degree program at Peabody

JHU's Thomas Dolby to launch New Media music degree program at Peabody

Digital music pioneer, songwriter ("She Blinded Me With Science"),  producer and teacher Thomas Dolby will launch and guide a four-year undergraduate degree program -- Music for New Media -- at the Peabody Conservatory of the Johns Hopkins University.

The program is scheduled to launch in the fall, aimed at what Peabody describes as "strong music students interested in composing and producing music for emerging areas of non-linear entertainment such as computer games, virtual reality, augmented reality, and 3D spatialized sound for location-based experiences."

Dolby, currently JHU's Homewood Professor of the Arts,...

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