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Nathaniel Sullivan

05 Nov 2013    

Sullivan shines as Singer of the Year at West Central NATS Student Auditions

The Glenn Korff School of Music once again had a strong showing at the West Central NATS (The National Association of the Teachers of Singing) Student Auditions this past weekend, capped by Nathaniel Sullivan being named Singer of the Year. There were 332 student entries with 39 schools entering students in the two-day event at Emporia State University.

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Faculty Jazz Ensemble

05 Nov 2013    

Faculty Jazz Ensemble kicks off jazz-filled year

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln Faculty Jazz Ensemble kicks off another wonderful year of jazz at UNL’s Glenn Korff School of Music with a featured concert at 7:30 p.m. on November 5 in the Westbrook Music Building Recital Hall. The event will be free and open to the public.

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Caitlin Gilmore

04 Nov 2013    

Music Composition junior Caitlin Gilmore's work to be part of Wet Ink Performances

 

Columbus, Nebraska native Caitlin Gilmore did everything musical in high school. Marching band, jazz choir -- you name it she was a part of it.

 So it’s not really surprising that she took a love to composing. Gilmore is one of many music composition program students at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music who will have their ability showcased at the Wet Ink performances on November 12 and 13 in the Westbrook Music Building, Room 119. Both nights’ performances start at 7:30 p.m.

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Machu Picchu is a 15th century Inca site located in Peru.

01 Nov 2013    

Sayre to present the next AIA lecture Nov. 11 on the Ancient Andes

Matthew Sayre, Assistant Professor of Anthropology at the University of South Dakota, will present a lecture titled "Pilgrimage Across the Ancient Andes:  From Machu Picchu to Chavin de Huantar," on Monday, Nov. 11 at 7:30 p.m. in Richards Hall Rm. 15. The lecture is free and open to the public.

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Nicolas May

24 Oct 2013    

May named Nebraska Music Teachers Association Nebraska Young Artist Woodwind Competition Winner

The UNL Saxophone Studio is proud to announce Sophomore Performance Major (BM) Nicholas May has been named the Nebraska Music Teachers Association Nebraska Young Artist Woodwind Competition Winner.  

The competition took place Saturday, October 19, 2013 at Nebraska Wesleyan University.  May performed works by Bach, Creston, Glazounov, Bonneau and Gotkovsky.  A native of Nebraska, May is a member of the Westbrook Saxophone Quartet, UNL Jazz Orchestra and the UNL Wind Ensemble at the Glenn Korff School of Music at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.  

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Temple of Terror

21 Oct 2013    

Johnny Carson School's Nebraska Masquers to open Haunted House

Nebraska Masquers, a Recognized Student Organization within the Johnny Carson School of Theatre and Film, will open their annual haunted house, Temple of Terror, on October 28th.  UNL’s Temple Building, located at 12th and R streets, will open its doors to all who dare to enter October 28th – 30th, 7pm – 1am. The main entrance will be located on 12th street, directly across from the Lied Center.

 Individual tickets for Temple of Terror are $5. Group tickets for groups of 5 or more are $3.  All tickets will be sold at the door.

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Albert Herring, presented by UNL Opera under Director William Shomos

18 Oct 2013    

UNL Opera to perform Albert Herring in November

Time is a glutton, time is a thief.

Youth must challenge him as he flies…

This line from Benjamin Britten’s delightful comedy, Albert Herring, is the perfect summation of the opera’s message: Time passes inexorably -- seize the day while you can! The University of Nebraska-Lincoln Opera will be performing Albert Herring on November 8 and 10 in the Glenn Korff School of Music Kimball Recital Hall.

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Theatrix - No Exit

11 Oct 2013    

Johnny Carson School’s Theatrix To Open Season with No Exit

The Johnny Carson School of Theatre and Film’s student run theatre company, Theatrix will open its 2013 – 2014 season with No Exit by Jean-Paul Sartre, October 24 – 27. Performances on October 24th and 25th begin at 7:30pm, and performances on October 26th and 27th begin at 2:00pm.

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(left) Daniel Coburn, "Sanctuary," 2012 and (right) Nicole Hupp, "Curtain," 2012.

01 Oct 2013    

Two exhibitions open Oct. 11 at Eisentrager-Howard Gallery

Two exhibitions open Oct. 11 at the Eisentrager-Howard Gallery in Richards Hall, in conjunction with the Midwest Society for Photographic Education (MWSPE) 2013 Regional Conference.

“Boundaries: The Permeability of Social Constructs” and “MWSPE Scholarship Winners Exhibition” will both be on display through Oct. 26 in the Gallery. Gallery hours are Monday-Friday, 12:30-4:30 p.m.

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Darryl White

27 Sep 2013    

Trumpeter White excited about collaboration

Trumpet Artist Darryl White, pianist Cristina Vlad and Mannheim Steamroller guitarist Ron Cooley have collaborated to present an eclectic display of composers and styles at 7:30 p.m., Thursday, October 3 in Kimball Recital Hall..

“I am very excited to present this collection of music to the public including a David Gates from the 70's!” White said..

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