Endowments & Scholarships
Georgina Joshi Fund
(est. 2008) A native of Indiana, Georgina Joshi had received her Bachelor of Music from the Royal College of Music, London, where she studied with Eiddwen Harrhy. Notably, Joshi had sung for the gala opera night at the Beamaris Festival with the Welsh Chamber Orchestra conducted by Anthony Hose. She had also performed the role of the first Harlot in Handel’s Solomon conducted by William Jon Gray for the Bloomington Early Music Festival. Joshi was pursuing her Master of Music in Voice at Indiana University’s Jacobs School of Music, where she studied with Alan Bennett. Her first role at IU was Clorinda in LaCenerentola. Georgina Joshi was born on October 21, 1981.
The Georgina Joshi Fund was established to support presentation of musical works (operas, oratorios, and concerti grossi, etc.) by George Frideric Handel, including activities related to offering master classes and visiting faculty to conduct or direct Handel's works.