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John Kosch

28 Apr 2015    

Kosch wins Downbeat Student Music Award

University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music Junior John Kosch has been named a winner in Downbeat magazine’s 38th annual Student Music Awards.

Kosch won the Downbeat in Original Compositions – Large Ensemble; Undergraduate College Outstanding Compositions: “A New Hope”.

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Adam Fieldson performs during the Lotte Lenya Competition on April 18, 2015, in Kilbourn Hall of the Eastman School of Music in Rochester, N.Y.

27 Apr 2015    

Glenn Korff School Alum Fieldson wins Third Prize in Lotte Lenya Competition

Lincoln, Neb.--Glenn Korff School of Music Alumnus Adam Fieldson (B.M. 2010; M.M. 2013) won Third Prize and $7,500 in the 2015 Lotte Lenya Competition, sponsored by the Kurt Weill Foundation for Music.

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Clockwise from upper left: Susan Puelz, Barbara Zach, Lucy Buntain Comine and Nancy Marcy.

24 Apr 2015    

Hixson-Lied College announces alumni award winners

To download the Honors Day program, click HERE.

Lincoln, Neb.--The Hixson-Lied College of Fine and Performing Arts will honor alumni, faculty, staff and student achievement at its annual Honors Day Dinner on Saturday, April 25. The dinner is by invitation only.

The awards to be presented include:

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The Spring Photo and Clay Club Sales are May 1-2 in Richards Hall.

23 Apr 2015    

Department of Art and Art History hosts Spring Photo, Clay Club Sales May 1-2

Lincoln, Neb.—The Department of Art and Art History will host the annual Spring Photo Club and Clay Club Sales May 1-2 in Richards Hall.

The UNL Clay Club’s Sale and Raffle will be Friday, May 1 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Saturday, May 2 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. in Richards Hall Rm. 118.

The sale will include works of art created by graduate students, undergraduate students, alumni and faculty representing a broad range of aesthetics, techniques and concepts.

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Symphony Orchestra

22 Apr 2015    

UNL Symphony Orchestra to present “Firsts and Favorites”

LINCOLN, Neb.— The University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music Symphony Orchestra, under the direction of Dr. Tyler Goodrich White, will present a concert entitled “Firsts and Favorites” on Sunday, May 3, at 3 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall.

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Bryan Howard (second from left) receives the Literary Managers and Dramaturgs of the Americas Dramaturgy Fellowship at the national festival of the Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival (KCACTF).

22 Apr 2015    

Carson School's Howard receives national LMDA Dramaturgy Fellowship

Lincoln, Neb.-- Bryan Howard, a senior English, Theatre Arts and Human Behavior (Interdisciplinary Studies) major in the University of Nebraska–Lincoln's Johnny Carson School of Theatre and Film from Howell, New Jersey, has received the Literary Managers and Dramaturgs of the Americas (LMDA) Dramaturgy Fellowship at the national festival of the Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival (KCACTF), April 14-18 in Washington, D.C.
 

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Christopher Marks

22 Apr 2015    

Marks named Associate Dean

Lincoln, Neb.--Associate Professor of Organ Christopher Marks has been named Associate Dean of the Hixson-Lied College of Fine and Performing Arts, effective July 1, 2015.

He will take over from Professor of Art History Christin Mamiya, who is returning to the faculty in the Department of Art and Art History. She has served as associate dean since 2009, including one year as interim dean.

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Rachel Sliva, “Ribs," textiles, 2015.

20 Apr 2015    

Capstone Exhibition opens May 1

Lincoln, Neb.--The Capstone Exhibition will be on display May 1-8. This exhibition features the work of graduating undergraduate candidates for studio art degrees in the University of Nebraska–Lincoln’s Department of Art and Art History.
           
Two exhibitions will run concurrently for the Capstone Exhibition. The Studio Art exhibition will be in the Eisentrager-Howard Gallery. Graphic Design students will exhibit in the MEDICI Gallery. Both galleries are located on the first floor of Richards Hall on the UNL city campus.

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UNL Jazz Orchestra

20 Apr 2015    

South Florida’s Owen featured with UNL Jazz Orchestra and Big Band

LINCOLN, Neb.— Distinguished University Professor of Jazz Studies at the University of South Florida Chuck Owen will be featured in the final University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music Jazz Orchestra and Big Band concert on Thursday, April 30 at 7:30 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall. The performance will also be live webcast.

 

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20 Apr 2015    

Whose Song Is It Anyway? Coming to Westbrook

LINCOLN, Neb.— Featuring a cast of ten musical theatre performers, WHOSE SONG IS IT ANYWAY? is sure to add a spark of fun to your Friday night, May 1 at 7:30 p.m. in the Westbrook Recital Hall.

 

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