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Midwest ClariFest

06 May 2015    

Midwest ClariFest proves to be incredible experience

Dr. Frank Kowalsky was the main attraction at University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s 18th annual Midwest ClariFest, hosted by Dr. Diane Barger. On April 18, 2015, sixty-five clarinet students, teachers, and enthusiasts filled the Glenn Korff School of Music’s Kimball Recital Hall stage on the UNL campus to enjoy a day filled with clarinet masterclasses, lectures, and recitals.

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Dr. Eph Ehly

06 May 2015    

Ehly named Earl “Pete” Jenkins Endowed Visiting Choral Artist at UNL

LINCOLN, Neb.— Dr. Eph Ehly will be joining the faculty of UNL's Glenn Korff School of Music this fall as the Earl “Pete” Jenkins Endowed Visiting Choral Artist. His duties will include directing the UNL Chamber Singers, teaching the Graduate Choral Literature and Repertoire course, and making guest appearances in the Graduate Choral Conducting course.

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Barbara Hendricks

05 May 2015    

Glenn Korff School of Music to host Barbara Hendricks

Lincoln, Neb.--The Glenn Korff School of Music will host UNL Alumna Barbara Hendricks on May 7-8. Hendricks will be giving the undergraduate commencement address and receive an honorary doctor of fine arts degree on May 9 at 9:30 a.m. at Pinnacle Bank Arena.

On Thursday, May 7 from 3-4:30 p.m., Hendricks will present a masterclass to UNL voice students in the Glenn Korff School of Music in Rm. 119 of Westbrook Music Building with a light reception to follow. The masterclass is free and open to the public.

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Tom Larson

04 May 2015    

Larson hired as Assistant Professor of Composition

LINCOLN, Neb.— Tom Larson has accepted the position of Assistant Professor of Composition (Emerging Media & Digital Arts) in the Glenn Korff School of Music effective August 2015.

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01 May 2015    

Glenn Korff School of Music Announces 2015 Honors Convocation Winners

Here is a list of award winners from the 2015 Glenn Korff School of Music Honors Convocation.

The Sigma Alpha Iota Scholastic Award winner is Karissa Van Liew.

The Sandfort Memorial Scholarship winner is Melanie Sigel.

The undergraduate Ida M. Vreeland Award winner is Caitlin Gilmore.

The graduate Ida M. Vreeland Award winner is Masa Ishikawa.

The Kappa Kappa Psi J. Lee Burke Student Achievement Award winner is Carissa Vinovskis

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The Department of Art and Art History hosts the Summer Art Institute June 7-12.

01 May 2015    

Department of Art and Art History hosts Summer Art Institute for high school students

Lincoln, Neb.—The University of Nebraska–Lincoln Department of Art and Art History is accepting registrations for its annual Summer Art Institute for high school students to be held June 7-12.

This four-day, five-night, hands-on art experience features UNL faculty and graduate students leading participants in workshops, guiding them through Lincoln’s vibrant art scene and introducing them to working artists in their studios.

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John Kosch

01 May 2015    

Kosch named winner of Presser Scholarship

University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music’s John Kosch has been named the winner of the Presser Scholarship given by The Presser Foundation.

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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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