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calendar icon25 Apr 2017    

Multiple Glenn Korff School of Music pieces highlight ISJAC selections for symposium

Selections have been made for the International Society of Jazz Composers Symposium at the University of South Florida May 18-20 and it includes a great representation from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music.  

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Michael Cotton

calendar icon24 Apr 2017    

Cotton wins Hixson-Lied Award for outstanding service

One Glenn Korff School of Music staff/faculty member was honored at the 2017 Hixson-Lied College of Fine and Performing Arts Honors Day/Awards dinner on Saturday, April 22 at the Champions Club.

Vocal Coach, Accompanist Michael Cotton received the staff award for outstanding service.

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Zora J. Murff, “Midway Delivery,” 2017. One of the photos available for sale at the photo sale April 28-29.

calendar icon19 Apr 2017    

Spring 2017 student art sales are April 28-29

Lincoln, Neb.— The School of Art, Art History & Design is hosting the Clay Club’s Spring Sale and Raffle and the Photo Club's Photo Sale on April 28-29 in Richards Hall.

Hours for the Clay Club sale are Friday, April 28 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Saturday, April 29 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Hours for the Photo Sale are Friday and Saturday, April 28-29 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Both sales are in Richards Hall. The pottery sale will take place in Rm. 118, while the Photo Sale will take place in the conference room in Rm. 121.

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Symphony Orchestra

calendar icon18 Apr 2017    

Epic performance coming soon for Symphony Orchestra

LINCOLN, Neb.— Come be enthralled by all the vast emotions of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music Symphony Orchestra on Saturday, April 29 at 7:30 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall! First, thrill to the epic heroism of Beethoven’s Leonore Overture No. 3. Then, be intrigued by the enigmatic colors of Webern’s Six Pieces for Orchestra, Op. 6, and swoon to the nostalgic Americana of Copland’s Our Town. Finally, glory in the sweeping melodies and stirring nationalism of Tchaikovsky’s Symphony No. 2.

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calendar icon18 Apr 2017    

‘Portraits: a musical revue’ coming soon to Westbrook

LINCOLN, Neb.— What makes someone interesting to you? The graduate and undergraduate theatre and vocal music majors performing in PORTRAITS have been on a quest to discover the most interesting and unique characters they can find in musical theatre. Thirteen brief musical theatre scenes will be performed on Friday, April 28 at 7:30 p.m. in the Westbrook Recital Hall at the Glenn Korff School of Music to introduce you to each character through an intimate, musical portrait.

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Symphonic Band

calendar icon17 Apr 2017    

‘Drum Music’ closes out Symphonic Band’s season

LINCOLN, Neb.— The Symphonic Band closes its season with a program titled, Drum Music on Friday, April 28 at 7:30 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall. Works featuring percussion and/or strong rhythmic qualities by David Sampson, Derek Bourgeois, Fisher Tull and Michael Daugherty will be performed. Professor of Percussion and Jazz Studies Dr. Dave Hall will be featured on John Mackey’s Percussion Concerto: Drum Music.

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Jazz Orchestra and Big Band

calendar icon17 Apr 2017    

Final Jazz Studies area performance is ‘Music From UNL’

LINCOLN, Neb.— The University of Nebraska-Lincoln Jazz Studies Area in the Glenn Korff School of Music is pleased to announce the final large ensemble concert for the 2016-2017 concert season on Wednesday, April 26 at 7:30 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall. Titled: Music from UNL, this concert will feature arrangements and originals by University of Nebraska-Lincoln students, alumni and faculty. Included in this evening’s concert will be works by Greg Simon, Andrew Janak, Chris Leach, Waturu Nimori and others.

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Film and New Media Senior Ben Hartzell (in VR goggles on left) shows the progress of his team's final project in class on April 10. Photo by Michael Reinmiller.

calendar icon17 Apr 2017    By Kathe C. Andersen

New Virtual Reality class to hold open demos on campus during Dead Week

Lincoln, Neb.—University of Nebraska–Lincoln students from the film and new program of the Johnny Carson School of Theatre and Film teamed up with computer science students from the Department of Computer Science & Engineering in a new class this spring titled Projects in Virtual Reality (VR) team taught by Associate Professor of Film Steve Kolbe and Assistant Professor of Practice in Computer Science Christopher Bourke.

Over the semester, 19 computer science and film and new media students in five groups built applications and environments in Virtual Reality.

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Whitney Fritzinger with her husband, Andy.

calendar icon14 Apr 2017    By Brian G. Reetz

10 years later, Fritzinger returns to Campus Band

It’s been a few years since Whitney Fritzinger took her seat amongst her bandmates and they performed music together – 10 years to be exact -- but she’s been overjoyed with her decision to sign back up for the experience again.

Fritzinger is playing with the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music Jack R. Snider Concert Band as part of the Campus Band. They will be having a performance on Thursday, April 27 at 7:30 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall. It’s a performance that will also be live webcast.

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Violinist Hyeyung Yoon and dancers Susan Levine Ourada and Hye-Won Hwang

calendar icon13 Apr 2017    

Music, dance collaboration creates ‘Note the Obvious Differences’

LINCOLN, Neb.— Violinist Hyeyung Yoon and dancers Susan Levine Ourada and Hye-Won Hwang are collaborating to present an exciting concert of live dance and music titled ‘Note the Obvious Differences’ on Tuesday, April 25 at 7:30 p.m. in the Lied Center’s Carson Theater. Tickets are General Admission $5; Students/Seniors $3

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