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calendar icon21 Sep 2016    

Chamber Singers to perform Hear My Words Sing!

LINCOLN, Neb.— The University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music Chamber Singers performance on Tuesday, October 4 at 7:30 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall will be an evening of chant, motets, madrigals, and Psalms ranging from the early 1500s to the mid 1770s, with one foray into the late 20th century!

The concert begins with a Magnificat by Christobal de Morales, and concludes with an unusual and brilliant Dixit Dominus by G. F. Handel. This work features soloists and a string ensemble.

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Nicole Pietrantoni, “Precipitous.” 14’ x 6’. Inkjet on Awagami Inbe Thick, folded and bound into 5 accordion books (each 22 pages) that expand to create a panoramic image.

calendar icon21 Sep 2016    

Visiting artist Pietrantoni comes to UNL Sept. 22

Lincoln, Neb.--Printmaker Nicole Pietrantoni will present the next lecture of the Hixson-Lied Visiting Artists & Scholars Lecture Series on Thursday, Sept. 22 at 5:30 p.m. in Richards Hall Rm. 15 on the University of Nebraska–Lincoln city campus. The lecture is free and open to the public.

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Men's Choir Festival combined choir performs at Kimball Recital Hall

calendar icon20 Sep 2016    

Let All Men Sing coming in early October

LINCOLN, Neb.— Men’s Choirs from the area take part in a festival throughout the day with a final performance at night on Monday, October 3 at 6:30 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall. The Let All Men Sing performance is free and open to the public.

 

Currently registered:

Washington High School from Sioux Falls

Lincoln High

Omaha Northwest

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clockwise from upper left:  Amy, Ben, Madeline, Mady, Michael & Ricky.

calendar icon18 Sep 2016    

New CAST announced for Hixson-Lied College

Lincoln, Neb.--The Hixson-Lied College of Fine and Performing Arts announces its 2016-2017 CAST.

The six members of the CAST will share their stories with prospective students this year through online videos, social media and special appearances. They also serve as Hixson-Lied College Student Ambassadors.

This year’s cast includes:

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(Foreground) Desiree Bartels as Anna and Nick Howard as Carl. (Background) Jorden Charley-Whatley (multiple characters).

calendar icon13 Sep 2016    

Theatrix opens season with 'The Baltimore Waltz'

Lincoln, Neb.--Theatrix, the student-run theatre company within the Johnny Carson School of Theatre and Film, will open its 2016-2017 season with "The Baltimore Waltz," written by Paula Vogel.
 

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Rebecca Fischer and Anthony Hawley Photo: Rana Young

calendar icon12 Sep 2016    

Fischer, Hawley combine talents for Time Pieces

LINCOLN, Neb.— Time Pieces is a new music and multi-disciplinary performance program performed by violinist Rebecca Fischer and visual artist Anthony Hawley. The performance will take place on Sunday, September 25 in the Lied Center’s Carson Theater at 7:30 p.m. Admission is $5 General Admission/$3 Students/Seniors.

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Francisco Souto, "Long Food Line (Detail)," 2016, graphite and acrylic on paper, 23" x 96". Francisco Souto

calendar icon12 Sep 2016    

Souto's 'A Memory in Peril' exhibition responds to his native Venezuela

Lincoln, Neb.—University of Nebraska–Lincoln Professor of Art Francisco Souto opens a solo exhibition titled “A Memory in Peril” at the Kiechel Fine Art Gallery in Lincoln on Sept. 16.

The exhibition runs Sept. 16-Nov. 1 at the gallery, located at 1208 O St. An opening reception will be held on Friday, Sept. 16 from 6-9 p.m.

“A Memory in Peril” is a compilation of works in response to the current reality that is affecting Souto’s native land of Venezuela.

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Jessie Graff. Photo courtesy of NBC.

calendar icon11 Sep 2016    

Q&A with Carson School alum Jessie Graff from 'American Ninja Warrior'

Lincoln, Neb.--Carson School Alumna and former Husker Pole Vaulter Jessie Graff (B.A. 2007) made history when she became the first woman to ever complete stage one of the "American Ninja Warrior" finals on NBC-TV. Known for her "Wonder Woman" costumes, Graff has become a fan favorite. On Monday, Sept. 11, she will compete in stage two. The two-hour season finale airs Monday at 7pm CST on NBC.

There were only 17 finishers of stage 1, and Graff finished 5th overall. 

We visit with our own Husker Ninja Warrior ahead of the finale in this exclusive Q&A:

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Scott Anderson

calendar icon07 Sep 2016    By Brian G. Reetz

Anderson plans upcoming trombone recital in Kimball

Scott Anderson will perform a recital of trombone music drawing on the strength of works by composers who were not disposed to write for the instrument on Wednesday, September 21 at 7:30 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall. The performance is free and open to the public and will also be live webcast (visit music.unl.edu the night of the performance for the link).

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calendar icon01 Sep 2016    

Chamber Singers performance time at Sheldon Museum of Art changed

LINCOLN, Neb.— The time of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music Chamber Singers Friday, December 2 performance at the Sheldon Museum of Art has been changed to a 6 p.m start.

The performance is a part of the Sheldon’s First Friday event in December. 

For a full listing of University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music events, visit music.unl.edu.

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