High Notes


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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University Singers
UNL Wind Ensemble
University of Nebraska Faculty Brass
Jonah Sirota
Mark Clinton
Chiara String Quartet
UNL Faculty Jazz Ensemble performs on a recent european tour
Seats in Kimball Recital Hall image
Cornhusker Marching Band image
Glenn Korff School of Music Signs
UNL Symphony Orchestra
UNL Jazz Students travel picture
University Singers

Week ending October 19

ICYMI: Here is Scott Anderson's appearance on Friday Live from this morning #gksom 

Videos on our YouTube channel have been viewed by 25 other countries. Let's go world wide! @NebraskaAlumni #unlarts 


University Singers #gksom #unl #unlarts 

Learn more about #musiceducation at #unl  

Symphonic Band performance from Tuesday night. #gksom #unlarts @ Kimball Recital Hall http://instagram.com/p/uN6f23IqLv/ 

Our own Potter, Neely to play in Wyoming event. http://www.laramieboomerang.com/articles/2014/10/15/news/doc543df5d10df2b756681409.txt 

It's time to plan your visit to the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. http://admissions.unl.edu/visit.aspx  #unl #gksom

We welcome Michael Kirkendoll from the University of Kansas for an upcoming performance in Westbrook. #gksom http://arts.unl.edu/music/news/kirkendoll-guest-artist-university-kansas-perform-westbrook 

Varsity Chorus from last night's performance #gksom #unl #unlarts @ Kimball Recital Hall http://instagram.com/p/uJRYHioqBV/ 

All-Collegiate Choir from last night's performance #gksom #unl #unlarts @ Kimball Recital Hall http://instagram.com/p/uJRQOvIqBM/ 

University Chorale from last night's performance #gksom #unl #unlarts @ Kimball Recital Hall http://instagram.com/p/uJRIERIqA8/ 

@UNLincoln: Sweet! #LNK made the list for The 20 Best Small Cities for College Students ›› http://huff.to/1sNatP1 . #UNL

Mark your calendars for this upcoming, sure to be amazing, performance in a couple of weeks. http://arts.unl.edu/music/news/two-ensembles-take-kimball-stage-one-amazing-night  #gksom

Tonight's Skyros Quartet performance will be live webcast starting at 5 p.m. as part of our Student Showcase Series. http://netnebraska.org/interactive-multimedia/culture/glenn-korff-school-music-performance-skyros-quartet-recital-kimball

Week ending October 12

Pete Eklund @pete_eklund invites everyone to attend the University Singers performance in person or via webcast. http://youtu.be/T4Kyb2G0kiI 

The more you know... http://arts.unl.edu/music/prospective-students 

Waiting for a personal invite to attend tonight's Pierrot Lunaire? http://youtu.be/nPwE08iA9Rs 

Welcome our new Piano Technician -- Li Yeoh. http://arts.unl.edu/music/faculty/li-yeoh 

@skleppinger: Only a few hours till the giant black moths come out to play. Pierrot tonight! Listen here: http://bit.ly/1qpRsMJ  @UNLSomusic #unlarts

Brass faculty goes solo for upcoming performance #gksom


UNL Wind Ensemble rehearses prior to its performance tomorrow night in Kimball Recital Hall. #GKSOMhttp://instagram.com/p/t3K8NaIqHw/ 

Our own, Glenn Nierman, President of National Association for Music Education to speak today at Penn State http://news.psu.edu/story/328926/2014/10/03/arts-and-entertainment/president-national-association-music-education-speak 

Week ending October 5

University Singers plan Songs for a Better World #UNL #GKSOM 

Have a great, safe trip to Michigan State @UNLBands @DougBush2

What is life in #UNLarts like? Follow our cast to find out: @johnwritesmusic; @_DanceAli; @photo_alec; @Em2art; @StageCombat_Pat; @MosoundSs

You can view John and Ali's cast videos at our web site: http://arts.unl.edu/music 

Cast launch! http://youtu.be/7QnIQyGShGU  #unlarts #gksom

We've already gotten requests for the closing video at the #UNLStateofTheU. So here it is in all its happiness: http://bit.ly/YUHcpd  #UNL

UNL Symphonic Band opens its season Oct. 14 with "And Through Eternity, I’ll Sing On" http://arts.unl.edu/music/news/unl-symphonic-band-opens-its-season-oct-14 

RT @kmosier42: .@UNLBands' #FearAmeer formation was seen by almost 1 million people via official #Huskers SM accounts alone. #SMSports

University of Nebraska Brass Quintet #UNL #GKSOM @ Kimball Recital Hall http://instagram.com/p/tkqB3nIqOj/ 

Evening of Choirs takes center stage October 13 http://arts.unl.edu/music/news/evening-choirs-takes-center-stage-october-13 

Want to learn more about our upcoming Wind Ensemble performance? Here's an invitation to attend from Carolyn Barber http://youtu.be/9cN1N_501LM?list=UUDqO8t1NNWXmPySPo7bwVmg 

UNL Symphony Orchestra to perform ‘Journeys in the Imagination’ http://arts.unl.edu/music/news/unl-symphony-orchestra-perform-%E2%80%98journeys-imagination%E2%80%99UNL  #unl #gksom

Week ending September 28

ICYMI: Our Cornhusker Marching Band's performance at the end of halftime against Illinois. #FearAmeer http://btn.com/2014/09/27/video-nebraska-marching-band-forms-fear-

ICYMI: Here is the Campaign for Nebraska Finale featuring the Cornhusker Marching Band. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m0s9sm0RFF4&list=UUlId1SsXjgL2QE14xvEZbcg 

For those on the East Coast, @ChiaraQuartet will be performing... http://www.nj.com/entertainment/index.ssf/2014/09/top_5_ny_shows_this_week_met_gala_disgraced_on_broadway.html 

Be sure to bookmark this page for all of our upcoming web casts and to watch previous performances too! http://arts.unl.edu/music/webcasts 

Glenn Korff School of Music presents landmark 'Pierrot Lunaire' #gksom #unl http://arts.unl.edu/hlfpa/news/glenn-korff-school-music-presents-landmark-pierrot-lunaire 

Christopher Marks from University of Neb., brings surprises to the Auditorium #gksom http://www.examiner.com/review/christopher-marks-from-university-of-neb-brings-surprises-to-the-auditorium 

Here is Jonah Sirota's full performance from our live webcast. http://youtu.be/ivfXxZqCbTU?list=UUDqO8t1NNWXmPySPo7bwVmg 

UNL Wind Ensemble opens season October 8 #gksom #unl http://arts.unl.edu/music/news/unl-wind-ensemble-opens-season-october-8 

Is this really going to be happening at halftime? Yes! #FearAmeer and the Cornhusker Marching Band http://nebraska.247sports.com/Bolt/Abdullah-part-of-halftime-performance-31447322 

Congrats to the Skyros String Quartet on recording your first CD! @SkyrosQuartet #GKSOM http://newsroom.unl.edu/announce/artsatunl/3568/19802 

Our third webcast this fall will be the University of Nebraska Brass Quintet. http://youtu.be/HkU1pF1PRWA  via @YouTube

We've added some updates to our blog about Marks and Clinton. Read: http://arts.unl.edu/music/blog 

Jonah Sirota's viola performance. @ Kimball Recital Hall http://instagram.com/p/tSxbA-IqPx/ 

Here is Mark Clinton's entire performance from our live webcast from September 18. Enjoy! http://youtu.be/kYtDODcXnRU 

ICYMI: Here is an interview with Dr. Richmond prior to our first web cast. Tonight is Jonah Sirota's performance. https://www.facebook.com/video.php?v=766107360121687&set=vb.387087871356973&type=2&theater 

Week ending September 21

Mark Clinton performance #GKSOM #UNL #unlarts @ Kimball Recital Hall http://instagram.com/p/tIWdeTIqII/ 

Click on today's KFOR link for a story about our upcoming webcasts as part of an interview with @JohnWRichmond2 . http://www.kfor1240.com/pages/8937237.php ?

#UNL Be sure to bookmark this page for all of our webcasts. They begin tonight with Mark Clinton's performance. http://arts.unl.edu/music/webcasts 

Thanks @JournalStarNews for the article on Jonah Sirota's upcoming performance. http://journalstar.com/niche/neighborhood-extra/fun-and-fundraisers/violist-recital-monday/article_30bf7538-f43e-5e9b-8423-b156018e633a.html 

John Richmond @JohnWRichmond2: More cool bling @UNLSomusic for #UNL24. pic.twitter.com/Tjwd1ldb4g

Learn more at http://music.unl.edu/camps  http://instagram.com/p/tDMuu3IqHM/ 

Christina Ensign @enSIGNhere: #unlarts GET PUMPED and be on the lookout for me posting clues to find neat prizes hidden around Westbrook and Kimball today! #UNL24 #GKSOM

Great Q&A with our Mark Clinton. Be sure to come tomorrow night to Kimball for his performance or via webcast. http://www.dailynebraskan.com/arts_and_entertainment/what-we-do-is-an-art-glen-korff-pianist-says/article_4f516216-3e0e-11e4-985a-0017a43b2370.html 

Today is #UNL24 tell us why you love UNL and look for prizes around Westbrook and the Glenn Korff School of Music.

Thanks to everyone for attending the Chiara String Quartet performance #GKSOM


The former director of our School of Music has passed away. http://www.buffalonews.com/city-region/obituaries/kerry-s-grant-ub-vice-provost-music-historian-20140911 

20th Century Brass Music For Quintet to be performed by University of Nebraska Brass Quintet http://arts.unl.edu/music/news/20th-century-brass-music-quintet-be-performed-university-nebraska-brass-quintet 

Watch it again...https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fQyJKUKp98w&list=UUlId1SsXjgL2QE14xvEZbcg 

Week ending September 14

A tremendous audience at the Chiara performance tonight! #gksom 

Thanks @GZLincoln for the story about our upcoming webcasts. http://journalstar.com/entertainment/music/unl-s-school-of-music-to-webcast-concerts/article_82af2267-771b-5e44-888b-f55380c49dcb.html …

The UNL Wind Ensemble and the UNL Vocal Jazz Ensemble make an appearance on Nebraska Concerts Sunday on NET Radio. http://netnebraska.org/basic-page/radio/nebraska-concerts-september … 

Chiara’s Sirota to perform ‘New Works for Viola’ solo recital #GKSOM http://arts.unl.edu/music/news/chiara%E2%80%99s-sirota-perform-%E2%80%98new-works-viola%E2%80%99-solo-recital …

@ChiaraQuartet: Greg's blog for Strad Magazine on "Playing by Heart!":http://thestrad.com/latest/blogs/performing-from-memory-has-given-our-string-quartet-new-life …

For a series of stories on our Chiara String Quartet, view the @DailyNeb http://www.dailynebraskan.com/arts_and_entertainment/string-quartet-focuses-on-connection-not-formality/article_d1f24890-3966-11e4-8b76-0017a43b2370.html … 

Thanks Neighborhood Extra for the look ahead to our upcoming performances. http://journalstar.com/niche/neighborhood-extra/fun-and-fundraisers/music-concert-scene-heats-up-on-campus/article_0b0729e4-1bb2-588f-a6b0-c1eb238b32c5.html …

Great to see our climb in the national rankings. http://news.unl.edu/newsrooms/unltoday/article/unl-climbs-in-us-news-world-report-ranks/ … 

Cornhusker Marching Band Alumni Band @ Memorial Stadium http://instagram.com/p/sscJDcIqA0/ 

Cornhusker Marching Band McNeese State @ Memorial Stadium http://instagram.com/p/sscD3LoqAu/  

Our enrollment just went over 25K. Exciting news. http://news.unl.edu/newsrooms/unltoday/article/biggest-freshman-class-in-35-years-pushes-enrollment-past-25k/ …

We are definitely the Middle of Somewhere! Here's a nice story on our own Alisa Belflower. http://newmusicaltheatre.com/greenroom/2014/09/beyond-broadway-middle-somewhere/ …

Week ending September 7

Thanks @StarCityBuzz for sharing about Mark Clinton's upcoming performance. http://www.1011now.com/starcitybuzz/headlines/Clinton-to-Present-The-Poetry-and-Passion-of-the-Piano-274114051.html …

Faculty Jazz Ensemble Concert Sept. 16 to feature works performed on recent european tour http://arts.unl.edu/music/news/faculty-jazz-ensemble-concert-sept-16-feature-works-performed-recent-european-tour … #GKSOM

@UNLArts: The Cornhusker Marching Band proudly welcomes our band alumni this weekend! Halftime will feature Beatles music. Go Big Red! #UNLArts 

Clinton to present ‘The Poetry and Passion of the Piano’ http://arts.unl.edu/music/news/clinton-present-%E2%80%98-poetry-and-passion-piano%E2%80%99 …

Great insight from our own Chiara String Quartet @ChiaraQuartet http://www.violinist.com/blog/laurie/20149/16151/ …

Week ending August 31

Chiara String Quartet prepares for first performance of the season http://arts.unl.edu/music/news/chiara-string-quartet-prepares-first-performance-season …

See our own Molly Rezich in this new national ad for UNL! http://news.unl.edu/newsrooms/unltoday/article/new-national-ad-highlights-unl-students-potential/ …

Cornhusker Marching Band revamps pregame routine and a list of everyone in the band! #GKSOM #UNL #GBR http://news.unl.edu/newsrooms/unltoday/article/cornhusker-marching-band-revamps-pregame-routine/ …

If you tweet about a Glenn Korff School of Music event use the hashtag #GKSOM so we can follow along.

Read more about all of our activity on our blog with updates about Barnes @pbarnespianist and the Percussion Studio: http://arts.unl.edu/music/blog 

A day in the life of a Cornhusker Marching Band saxophone player http://www.dailynebraskan.com/arts_and_entertainment/a-day-in-the-life-of-a-cornhusker-marching-band/article_d107729e-2e70-11e4-8b30-001a4bcf6878.html …

UNL marching band's uniforms tailored by couple for another year Read more: http://www.ketv.com/news/unl-marching-bands-uniforms-tailored-by-couple-for-another-year/27707562#ixzz3BVcjTvRF …

Here's a good story with our own (Steven Cohen) @nucorno http://www.siegfriedscall.com/pages/steven-cohen …

Glenn Korff School of Music to webcast concerts live http://www.dailynebraskan.com/news/glenn-korff-school-of-music-to-webcast-concerts-live/article_5c4f33dc-2cbe-11e4-a974-001a4bcf6878.html …

New seats in Kimball Recital Hall and Webcasting! Great year ahead for us! http://arts.unl.edu/hlfpa/news/unls-glenn-korff-school-music-begins-webcasting-concerts-fall …

Cornhusker Marching Band Exhibition #unl #unlarts @ Memorial Stadium http://instagram.com/p/sImI45oqPx/ 

Community Piano Experience at UNL to begin http://news.unl.edu/newsrooms/unltoday/article/community-piano-experience-at-unl-to-begin/ …

Big Red Singers performance unlarts @unlincoln @ Westbrook Music Building http://instagram.com/p/sIK_s-IqCg/ 

Our own Angela Gilbert 'National, ‘Hair’-raising sensation' http://www.omaha.com/sarpy/ralston/national-hair--raising-sensation/article_003a0a11-b7d9-5605-b785-7d921db24a31.html …

A happy welcome back to all UNL students and especially our Glenn Korff School of Music students! Create. Perform. Achieve. #UNL #unlarts

Week ending August 24

Wow Big Red Welcome! Thousands of great conversations about the arts. #unl

Nice piece in today's Lincoln Journal Star on last night's Band Camp Exhibition. http://fb.me/3hdCZb1Hk 

Thanks Bob for the mention of the @UNLBands Cornhusker Marching Band exhibition performance...http://www.klkntv.com/story/722826/rooks-roundup …

Thanks for the coverage @DailyNeb Pennsylvania native finds home to continue passion for baton twirling dailynebraskan.com/arts_and_entertainment/pennsylvania-native-finds-home-to-continue-passion-for-baton-twirling/article_85b2c384-28cb-11e4-94ba-0017a43b2370.html …

And for this story @DailyNeb on the Big Red Singers @BigRedSingers http://www.dailynebraskan.com/arts_and_entertainment/non-music-majors-find-community-in-big-red-singers/article_fa25606a-28ca-11e4-baf6-0017a43b2370.html …

Here's your chance to learn more direct from Tony Falcone about Friday's Cornhusker Marching Band Exhibition http://www.1011now.com/video?videoid=2910652 …

Have you made your plans to attend Friday night's performance? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zyizY4KdKI0&feature=youtu.be …

Here's a look ahead at the fall semester (some exciting news inside): http://arts.unl.edu/hlfpa/news/new-era-coming-fall-glenn-korff-school-music …

Week ending August 17 

 East side of Westbrook signage completed. @ Westbrook Music Building http://instagram.com/p/ruqXsbIqAd/ 

 Singing and dancing...@BigRedSingers and a @GoPro http://youtu.be/y6LFvUvZTE0  #unlarts

 Big Red Singers take the stage on Saturday, August 23 http://arts.unl.edu/music/news/big-red-singers-take-stage-saturday-august-23 …

 Cornhusker Marching Band takes over Memorial Stadium http://arts.unl.edu/music/news/cornhusker-marching-band-takes-over-memorial-stadium …

 Here is a listing of all of our Fall performances in one spot! Mark it! http://events.unl.edu/music/upcoming/ 


Get an early look at the Cornhusker Marching Band! August 22! @UNLBands https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zyizY4KdKI0 …

 In the Spring of 2014, the Glenn Korff School of Music's Campus Band performed a concert titled "Nteractions". Watch: http://mediahub.unl.edu/media/3820 

Four Glenn Korff School of Music Students Receive Recognition at NATS National Conference Read More: music.unl.edu

 Skyros Quartet @SkyrosQuartet -- Check out the brand new 
http://www.skyrosquartet.com !!!

99 students from 32 schools are a part of our middle school band camp creating a full stage in Kimball Recital Hall  #UNLSummerBandCamps

Paul Haar @unlsaxophone -- We had a wonderful performance at the United Nations. Well received by everyone in attendance.

Not a music major at #UNL? Come be a part of one of our ensembles. 
http://arts.unl.edu/music/ensembles  #UNLarts

Digital arts @UNLDigitalarts -- Brian Moore is teaching Logic Pro X in our Digital Arts Summer camp! #unlarts

 Pete Eklund @pete_eklund -- Playing the organ during concert at Notre Dame in Paris. Woohoo.


Read summer updates about Gilmore, Eklund, McCollum, Knecht, Potter and more...http://arts.unl.edu/music/blog

Diane Cawein Barger @dclarinetlady  -- The review of my CD "BlingBling" is in the June issue of the ICA journal, "The Clarinet", pp. 94-95! #unlarts

ChiaraStringQuartet @ChiaraQuartet -- Tonight is one of our favorite events at UNL's chamber music institute: 
composers' concert!  Can't wait to hear the premieres!  #UNLarts

 Riley Peters @RileyPeters2 -- Best camp ever and best week of my life #nebraskashowchoircamp #bigredsingers

Ali Spurgin @SpurginAli -- Danced on the Lied Center Stage!!! #BetterThanChristmas

Lied Center @LiedCenter -- We work to bring master classes to Lincoln and help budding performers work with 

professionals. #arteducation

John Richmond @JohnWRichmond2 -- Wrapping up the important work of the NASM Commission on Accreditation in Reston, VA. Honored to serve!

 Exciting news in #UNL Today about @UNLSoMusic's  Dr. Fuelberth's grant from the Cooper Foundation!

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