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Welcome to High Notes, a place where you can see what UNL Glenn Korff School of Music Faculty and Students are doing around the world.
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Month ending September 5

Earthquake rocks Lincoln! Later today the Cornhusker Marching Band will rock Memorial Stadium! Welcome to Game Day. #CMB #HUSKERS

 

Learn more about our student grants available through @UNLArts : http://arts.unl.edu/hlfpa/student-grants 

 

Register for our UNL Bass Day coming up in October! https://www.facebook.com/events/1556927227949196/  #GKSOM #UNL #UNLArts

 

Chamber Singers performance on Dec. 2 changed to 6 p.m. start at Sheldon #UNL #GKSOM #UNLArts http://arts.unl.edu/hlfpa/news/chamber-singers-performance-time-sheldon-museum-art-changed 

 

@ChiaraQuartet: Announcing our Amazon CD giveaway! Leave a review for #BartókByHeart & get another CD signed free! More info here: http://bit.ly/ChiaraAmazonGiveaway 

 

Big Red Singers & Vocal Jazz performance rescheduled for Dec. 10: http://arts.unl.edu/hlfpa/news/big-red-singers-vocal-jazz-performance-rescheduled-dec-10  #UNL #UNLArts #GKSOM

 

Moran Woodwind Quintet cancels November 3 performance http://arts.unl.edu/hlfpa/news/upcoming-performance-cancelled-2  #UNL #UNLArts #GKSOM

 

Thank you @LanceSchwartz for this story with the tailors for the Cornhusker Marching Band! http://www.1011now.com/content/news/Lances-Journal-NU-Band-Is-Tailor-Made-Aug-29-2016-391675821.html  #UNL #GKSOM #CMB #UNLArts

 

Thanks for the story @DailyNeb with the #CMB using iPads: http://go.unl.edu/nk65  #GKSOM #UNL #UNLArts #Huskers

 

2nd annual Glenn Korff Day program scheduled for September 8: http://arts.unl.edu/hlfpa/news/2nd-annual-glenn-korff-day-program-scheduled-september-8  #UNL #UNLArts #GKSOM

 

The Chiara's talk about their CD release on Friday Live! http://netnebraska.org/interactive-multimedia/other/friday-live-sheldon-carr-family-prairie-jazz-and-more 

 

The drum majors for the 2016 #CMB are seniors Ben Coatney, Meghan Coughlin, Emily Hoffman and Austin Moran.

 

Twenty-five percent of the #CMB students are music majors. The rest are studying in more than 60 other degree programs across campus.

 

This year's #CMB includes representatives from nearly every region of the country, however, 76 percent of the students are from Nebraska.

 

Thanks for the high praise @hankbounds who said "We have the greatest band in all of college sports." @UNLBands #CMB

 

Here's a nice feature with one of the members of the #CMB! @UNLBands http://www.dailynebraskan.com/news/freshman-member-finds-place-in-marching-band/article_9296517a-6a68-11e6-bcbd-0789c75688b9.html#utm_source=dailynebraskan.com&utm_campaign=%2Fnewsletters%2Fheadlines%2F&utm_medium=email&utm_content=headline 

 

Become a part of our Loyalty Rewards Card program: http://arts.unl.edu/music/rewards  #UNL #UNLArts #GKSOM

 

You can also order single performance tickets for the Chiara Quartet: http://tickets.liedcenter.org/single/PSDetail.aspx?psn=951&tnewq=00000000-0000-0000-0000-000000000000&tnewp=d2391079-9e9c-448a-89e2-7f93fe914fcd&tnewts=1471976240&tnewc=liedcenter&tnewe=1617onsale&tnewrt=AfterEvent&tnewh=c323ec29ccbf49f5b15b0ae2ee7d3abd  #UNL #UNLArts #GKSOM

 

You can order your tickets online now for the Fall Opera -- Little Women: http://tickets.liedcenter.org/single/PSDetail.aspx?psn=952  #UNL #UNLArts #GKSOM

 

Potter, Mack to perform works by Paul Hindemith: http://arts.unl.edu/hlfpa/news/potter-mack-perform-works-paul-hindemith  #UNL #UNLArts #GKSOM

 

We have an addition to our blog with Joshua Zink: http://arts.unl.edu/music/blog/joshua-zink  #UNL #GKSOM #UNLArts

 

The Chiara's will be performing live on Friday! http://netnebraska.org/basic-page/radio/chiara-string-quartet-live#3 

 

Butler to perform all-English recital ‘Words That I Gather’ Sunday #GKSOM #UNL #UNLArts http://arts.unl.edu/hlfpa/news/butler-perform-all-english-recital-%E2%80%98words-i-gather%E2%80%99-sunday 

 

Interested in being the Director of the Glenn Korff School of Music? https://employment.unl.edu/postings/51067 

 

Many of our #GKSOM ensembles are auditioning this week. #UNL #UNLArts See the board in Westbrook or for more info: http://arts.unl.edu/music/ensembles 

 

Two snap zones today (Westbrook & Mabel Lee)! @danceUNL @UNLSomusic #UNLArts

 

Learn more about our cast member Mady: http://arts.unl.edu/music/featured-student/mady 

  

Learn more about our cast member Ricky: http://arts.unl.edu/music/featured-student/ricky  


Our own Diane Barger named International Clarinet Association Pedagogy Chair http://arts.unl.edu/music/news/barger-named-international-clarinet-association-pedagogy-chair 


It's a wrap on a new Cornhusker Marching Band Trailer #CMBontheroad @UNLBands http://arts.unl.edu/hlfpa/news/its-wrap-new-cornhusker-marching-band-trailer 

 

The Cornhusker Marching Band @UNLBands is featured with a package of photos by the @JournalStarNews http://journalstar.com/gallery/news/photos-marching-band-preps-for-exhibition/collection_fbcddca9-21db-5637-a49a-7ba5b87a632d.html 

 

This fall continues the partnership with @NETNebraska to webcast many of our performances: http://arts.unl.edu/music/webcasts 

 

A quick, happy blog note from one of our recent alums -- Kathleen Campbell: http://arts.unl.edu/music/blog/kathleen-campbell 

 

Fall performance season quickly approaching at Glenn Korff School of Music: http://arts.unl.edu/hlfpa/news/fall-performance-season-quickly-approaching-gksom 

 

Thanks to Arts on the Air, listen to a preview of the Cornhusker Marching Band Exhibition: https://soundcloud.com/kzum/art-on-the-air-cornhusker-marching-band-boiler-brewing-company-plainsong-folk-festival 

 

There are 300 members in the Cornhusker Marching Band this year and they come from 22 different states! @UNLBands

 

McCray injury forces changes to upcoming performance; Lipnick agrees to fill in http://arts.unl.edu/hlfpa/news/mccray-injury-forces-changes-upcoming-performance 

 

Here's an update to the changes at Kimball Recital Hall: http://arts.unl.edu/hlfpa/news/changes-kimball-recital-hall 

 

We have an update to our blog on one of our students -- Emily Freeman. http://arts.unl.edu/music/blog/emily-freeman-0 

 

John Bailey is at the National Flute Association's annual national convention. http://arts.unl.edu/music/blog/john-bailey-1 

 

We are ranked in the top 10% of music colleges in the nation and #1 in Nebraska! http://best-music-colleges.com/university-of-nebraska-lincoln 

 

Thanks for the story @JournalStarNews about our Community Piano Experience: http://journalstar.com/niche/neighborhood-extra/news/it-s-never-too-late-to-learn-to-play-the/article_473433fe-1c70-51e0-8d02-10375c3c7ed9.html 

 

We are excited to have William Hatcher joining us this fall. http://arts.unl.edu/music/faculty/william-hatcher 

 

The UNL/LPS String Project is a joint effort between the Glenn Korff School of Music and the Lincoln Public Schools. http://arts.unl.edu/music/string-project 

 

Here's an update to our blog with grad student Matthew Oltman: http://arts.unl.edu/blog/matthew-oltman-0 

 

New faculty and updates at the Glenn Korff School of Music: http://arts.unl.edu/hlfpa/news/new-faculty-and-updates-glenn-korff-school-music 

 

This https://youtu.be/001DqQzdvNw  runs as part of a Mom's Everyday promotion on KOLN-KGIN (Channels 10/11) in Nebraska: http://www.momseveryday.com/lincoln/familyfun/Glenn_Korff_School_of_Music_309380281.html 

 

Less than two weeks till the Big Red Singers take the stage in Kimball. #UNL #UNLArts http://arts.unl.edu/music/news/big-red-singers-make-its-season-debut-august-20 

 

ICYMI: The formation of the @robberscavepep http://go.unl.edu/hc8n  @UNLBands @BlueBlood_Brew

 

Help us welcome @robberscavepep to the @twitter verse! #UNL @UNLBands @BlueBlood_Brew

 

We hope you can attend the Cornhusker Marching Band Exhibition performance: http://go.unl.edu/vkaf  #UNL #UNLArts

 

We will light your way! Come enjoy one of our upcoming events: http://arts.unl.edu/music/full-event-calendar 

  

As we flip the calendar to August, we welcome Greg Simon to the GKSOM: http://arts.unl.edu/music/faculty/greg-simon 

Week ending July 31

The Cornhusker Marching Band is ranked in the top 20 (No. 17) among marching bands! http://go.unl.edu/vqni#UNL

 

Vestecka named Color Guard Instructor for Cornhusker Marching Band: http://go.unl.edu/dqfk#UNL  #UNLarts

 

 

This is exciting! http://pasic.org/artists/ensembles/ 

 

Our first audition days are less than six months away! Start the audition request process today! http://arts.unl.edu/music/undergraduate-audition-information 

 

A number of members of our faculty will be presenting at the 2016 ISME Conference in Glasgow, Scotland. http://arts.unl.edu/music/news/korff-school-faculty-present-isme-conference   #UNL

 

MARK YOUR CALENDAR: Glenn Korff Day, Sept. 8, 3:30 pm, Kimball #UNL

 

We have started uploading our 2016-17 performances. Here is a link to the performances on our website (http://arts.unl.edu/music/full-event-calendar ) #UNL

 

A Day in Paris, featuring our own Hans Sturm and Tom Larson, is charting at No. 38 on the CMJ charts. #UNL

 

MARK YOUR CALENDARS: Big Red Singers Exhibition Performance, August 20, 7:30 pm, Kimball Recital Hall #UNL

 

We have an update to our blog on faculty member Dale Bazan. #UNLarts http://arts.unl.edu/music/blog/dale-bazan 

 

Excited to see great faculty from the Glenn Korff School of Music headed to the World Conference! We will share more soon! #ismeglasgow2016

 

Exciting news for our Jazz Studies area! Read about it on our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/UnlSchoolOfMusic/ 

 

Become a part of our Encore Circle: https://nufoundation.org/-/unl-hixson-lied-college-of-fine-and-performing-arts-encore-circle-fund-01089060 

 

Thanks to everyone for coming to the final performance of the Cornhusker Marching Band Camp yesterday. https://www.facebook.com/UnlSchoolOfMusic/photos/tab=album&album_id=1143472385718514 

 

Here is Carolyn Barber's appearance on KOLN: http://www.momseveryday.com/lincoln/familyfun/Glenn_Korff_School_of_Music_309380281.html 

 

MARK YOUR CALENDAR: Cornhusker Marching Band Exhibition, August 19, Memorial Stadium, 7 p.m. #UNL @UNLBands

 

Carolyn Barber talked about bands at #UNL during her talk with @TarynVanderford on @1011_News #unlarts

 

Amazingly the school year is getting close! Read up on our ensembles! http://arts.unl.edu/music/ensembles 

 

The wooden floor of Kimball Recital Hall is currently being replaced. It's been there since it opened.

 

@UNLArts (Hixson-Lied College): Peter M. Lefferts named interim director of @UNLSomusic: http://go.unl.edu/gzx0 . #UNLarts #UNL

 

 

Read our blog for an update with one of our former students: http://arts.unl.edu/music/blog/future-plans 

 

Alum Kayla Wilkens won the Bill Hayes Award at the National Music Theater Competition. #UNL http://www.nats.org/cgi/page.cgi/_article.html/What_s_New/Missy_Wise_wins_2016_National_Music_Theater_Competition 

 

Cornhusker Summer Marching Band camp made it feel like a football Saturday today. #UNLHSCamp16 #unl

 

Enjoy our YouTube channel in a much easier to navigate form. Thanks Jeff O'Brien: https://www.youtube.com/user/UNLSoMusic

 

Congrats to one of our students Timothy Madden! #UNL #UNLarts http://arts.unl.edu/music/blog/timothy-madden 

 

Cameron Dobson won third prize in the Orfeo Music Festival International Competition today. Garreth Soto received an Honorable Mention. #UNL

 

An alum and a current student came away with rewards from the 44th annual NATS Artists Awards Friday in Chicago: http://www.nats.org/cgi/page.cgi/_article.html/What_s_New/Rachel_Schutz_wins_44th_NATS_Artist_Award_Competition 

 

The Cornhusker Summer Marching Band Camp kicks off today! #UNL #UNLarts

 

@DougBush2 (Doug Bush): Will be dropping this on our campers at the UNL Cornhusker Summer Marching Band Camp. @UNLBands @UNLSomusic

 

It's great having nearly 100 middle school students here for the Middle School Band Camp. #UNL #Unlarts #MSBC16

 

#MSBC16 Welcome everyone!

 

Our Middle School Band Camp starts today and runs through Sunday. Welcome to the nearly 100 students! #MSBC16 #UNL

Week ending July 4

We are proud to announce our Percussion Ensemble has won the Percussive Arts Society International Percussion Ensemble Competition! #UNL

 

It’s official: As the calendar turns to July, the Nebraska N has taken flight at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.

 

Learn more about one of our returning ambassadors, JL Klinck, by visiting our Facebook page. #unlarts

 

We have another finalist for the Orfeo International Music Competition -- Garreth Soto! http://arts.unl.edu/music/blog/garreth-soto 

 

Thanks to everyone who attended #NSSC2K16. Here are some photos from the Nebraska Show Choir Camp! #unlarts

https://www.facebook.com/UnlSchoolOfMusic/photos/?tab=album&album_id=1129416010457485 

 

Learn more about one of our ambassadors, Brittany Bell, by visiting our Facebook page. #unlarts

 

Read more about the success of our own Cameron Dobson! #unlarts  @ct_in_training

http://arts.unl.edu/music/blog/cameron-dobson-0 

 

.@UNLArts Thanks for the story on Hans Sturm's CD release! #unlarts

http://newsroom.unl.edu/announce/artsatunl/5483/31096 

 

Next year's dates: June 11-17, 2017 #NSCC2K17

 

Some members of our Nebraska Show Choir Camp sing Happy Birthday to #unl Chancellor Ronnie Green #NSCC2K16

 

#unlarts Korff School alum to premiere his commission at Organ Historical Society Convention: http://arts.unl.edu/music/news/korff-school-alum-premiere-his-new-commission-organ-historical-society-convention 

 

Thanks everyone for attending the Chamber Strings Institute. #UNLCSI16 Here are some photos from the final concert: https://www.facebook.com/UnlSchoolOfMusic/photos/?tab=album&album_id=1125532260845860 

 

Mathew 'loves' Nebraska Show Choir Camp #unlarts

http://arts.unl.edu/music/news/mathew-loves-nebraska-show-choir-camp 

 

See our Facebook page to learn more about one of our three-time returning ambassador -- Lauren Shepherd #unlarts

 

Just found out we have another alum as a quarterfinalist -- Craig Edgar! http://www.grammyintheschools.com/features/290-quarterfinalists-selected-2017-music-educator-award 

 

Learn more about one of our new incoming ambassadors Nic Caberos by visiting our Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/UnlSchoolOfMusic/ 

 

Read a review of A Day in Paris: http://midwestrecord.com/MWR1101.html 

 

This CD dropped today from our own @hanssturm along with Tom Larson and Sylvain Rabbath. http://www.cdbaby.com/cd/hanssturm3 

 

Here are some photos from last night's #cmi16 Chamber Music Institute Fellows Recital: https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.1121892254543194.1073742003.387087871356973&type=3&uploaded=19 

 

Rodriguez finds 'fantastic opportunity' at Chamber Music Institute #cmi16

#unl  #unlarts

http://arts.unl.edu/music/news/rodriguez-finds-fantastic-opportunity-chamber-music-institute 

 

Learn more about one of our returning ambassadors -- Eric Hitt -- by visiting our Facebook page. #unalrts

 

#CMI16 CMI Fellow Hattie Bestul has taken over our Snapchat account for the day. Be sure to follow along.

 

Find out more about one of our incoming ambassadors -- Emily Freeman by visiting our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/UnlSchoolOfMusic/ 

 

We are excited to have Dana Fonteneau working with our #CMI16 fellows for the next 3 afternoons. http://www.danafonteneau.com

 

Rebecca Fischer coaches the Cuarteto ArtU during #cmi16. watch for a story about the group from Costa Rica #unlarts

 

We've added a bio about one of our #unlarts ambassadors to our Facebook page -- Taylor Mead: https://www.facebook.com/UnlSchoolOfMusic/ 

 

#CMI16 Fellows have a full day of coaching, rehearsing and entrepreneurial activities ahead! #UNL  #UNLarts

Week ending June 6

Our Chamber Music Institute is getting started today! #unlarts #cmi16

 

2 Korff School alumni are quarterfinalists for GRAMMY Educator Award: http://arts.unl.edu/music/news/2-korff-school-alumni-are-quarterfinalists-grammy-educator-award 

 

Find out more about one of our incoming ambassadors -- Alex Crowley -- on our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/UnlSchoolOfMusic/ 

 

Find out more about one of our 2016-17 ambassadors, Jeannie Hageman: https://www.facebook.com/UnlSchoolOfMusic/ 

 

Hixson-Lied Graduate Fellow in Choral Music Matthew Oltman appeared on KRNU Campus Voices program in early May. : http://arts.unl.edu/music/blog/matthew-oltman-0 

 

We have an addition to our blog: Dr. Russell Zimmer. #unlarts  #gksom

http://arts.unl.edu/music/blog/russell-zimmer 

 

Congrats to our own Jeff O'Brien and his wife, Cally, on the birth of their son this morning! #unlarts

 

It was great to have so many guest artists and master classes this past year: http://arts.unl.edu/music/guest-artists-and-master-classes   #unlarts  #gksom

 

Richmond to step down as #UNL Glenn Korff School of Music Director: http://arts.unl.edu/music/news/richmond-step-down-glenn-korff-school-director 

 

We've added an update to our blog: John Bailey http://arts.unl.edu/music/blog/john-bailey-0 

 

We will be webcasting a couple of the performance from our upcoming Chamber Music Institute: http://arts.unl.edu/music/webcasts  #unlarts

 

Local newspapers also wrote about the UNL Opera Tour of Nebraska. This article was in the Seward paper: http://www.sewardindependent.com/friend/article_0f03df62-1171-11e6-96a8-0f6a1f90c75b.html 

 

Here's a followup to the UNL Opera's Tour of Nebraska thanks to @UNLArts

http://newsroom.unl.edu/announce/artsatunl/5283/30825 

 

Learn more about creating music-related applications on iPads and iPhones with our own Brian Moore #UNLArts

http://newsroom.unl.edu/announce/artsatunl/5283/30823 

 

What's the summer ahead like for one of our students, David Galant? Find out here: http://arts.unl.edu/music/blog/david-galant-0 

 

Thanks for sharing from your archives with our own William McMullen @NETNebraska

http://netnebraska.org/interactive-multimedia/other/friday-live-extra-oboist-william-mcmullen 

 

One of our alums is in the finals of the Jacksonville Jazz Piano Competition #gksom

http://jacksonville.com/entertainment/2016-05-19/story/jacksonville-jazz-piano-competition-set-thursday-florida-theatre 

 

Here's a nice story with the Skyros Quartet! #gksom  http://secondinversion.org/2016/05/18/2016-folklife-preview-meet-the-skyros-quartet/ 

 

Did you miss #DougandTonyShow16 Twitter Takeover? See it all here: https://storify.com/UNLSomusic/dougandtonyshow 

 

Here's Bill Shomos' talk on Friday Live about the UNL Opera Tour of Nebraska. #UNLoperatourne

http://netnebraska.org/interactive-multimedia/other/friday-live-unl-opera-ccc-boys-lcph-lied-season-and-more 

 

Thanks @UNLArts for this story on the UNL Opera tour of Nebraska! #UNLoperatourNE

http://arts.unl.edu/hlfpa/news/unl-opera-takes-%E2%80%98marriage-figaro%E2%80%99-across-nebraska 

 

Congrats to our own Dave Hall @davidphall and his wife Elizabeth on the birth of twins yesterday!

 

Thanks @UNL_Today for mentioning Zach Paris in the achievements and honors this morning: http://news.unl.edu/newsrooms/unltoday/article/achievements-honors-awards-publications-for-may-13/ 

 

Here are some photos from yesterday's run through in Friend by UNL Opera: Mozart's The Marriage of Figaro: https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.1105095496222870.1073742002.387087871356973&type=3 

  

Follow #unloperatourne for information and updates from the UNL opera tour of Nebraska.

 

Instagram has updated its logo today so this is our friendly reminder to follow us: https://www.instagram.com/unlsofmusic/ 

 

Thanks for the great message @RonnieDGreen! http://mediahub.unl.edu/media/5611 


Future Plans of our students (to be updated as new info arrives): http://arts.unl.edu/music/blog/future-plans 
 


Kathleen Johnson named winner of Presser Scholarship: http://arts.unl.edu/hlfpa/news/kathleen-johnson-named-winner-presser-scholarship 

Week ending in May 8

@UNLincoln: #UNL2016 Commencement: Please rise as Jeremy Brown a degree candidate from @UNLSomusic will sing the National Anthem! @UNLArts #UNL

Official release on our Emily Roach (Triebold, will be her married name starting this summer) competiting at NATSAA

@UNLNews: Congratulations to all of the May 2016 #UNL graduates. Check out the full list: #UNL2016

@UNLincoln: #UNL2016 Commencement: Leana Wolt a Master of Music candidate will now lead us in the National Anthem! #UNL @UNLArts @UNLSomusic

The Chiara String Quartet plays by heart http://www.yourclassical.org/programs/performance-today/episodes/2016/05/06 

Congrats to all of our graduates!! We are so proud of you! #UNL2016 #UNLarts

Our Chamber Music Institute Fellows are coming to UNL in June from all over including Mexico, Costa Rica, California, Illinois, NY and Texas.

Congrats to all of our graduating students! #committocomplete #UNL #unlarts

One of our former students, Sam Hartley, is featured in this heart-warming story. http://arts.unl.edu/music/blog/sam-hartley 

UNL Opera will be performing the Marriage of Figaro in different venues across the state of Nebraska!

Here are some photos from the Hixson-Lied Honors Day celebration that includes many of us from the GKSOM. http://go.unl.edu/joo9 

Week ending in May 1

Congrats to everyone who completed the #LNKMarathon today #committocomplete We saw many familiar faces out there

 

Glenn Korff School of Music awards announced at annual Honors Convocation: http://arts.unl.edu/hlfpa/news/glenn-korff-school-music-awards-announced-annual-honors-convocation-0 

 

Enjoy the Saturday Evenings of Dance performance by our @danceUNL which was live webcast: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=07rmxWXBYEU  #UNL

 

Seven Glenn Korff School of Music faculty/staff honored: http://arts.unl.edu/hlfpa/news/seven-glenn-korff-school-music-facultystaff-honored 

 

Thanks for attending last night's Undergraduate Jazz Combos performance in Westbrook. Here are some photos: https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.1095772310488522.1073741993.387087871356973&type=3&uploaded=13 

 

Congrats to our own Rhonda Fuelberth! http://arts.unl.edu/music/blog/rhonda-fuelberth 

 

UNL Glenn Korff School of Music student Zach Paris wins DownBeat Award: #UNL #UNLarts http://arts.unl.edu/hlfpa/news/unl-glenn-korff-school-music-student-zach-paris-wins-downbeat-award 

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