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David Linneweh, “Refurbished Landscape, Vermont,” oil on panel, 2008. Kristina Paabus, “On Track,” acrylic and pencil on paper, 2015.

calendar icon26 Feb 2016    

"The Residents" opens March 11 in the Eisentrager-Howard Gallery

Lincoln, Neb.--“The Residents:  Selections from the Kimmel Harding Nelson Center for the Art” will be on display at the Eisentrager-Howard Gallery in Richards Hall from March 11-25.

An opening reception will be held on Friday, March 11 from 5-7 p.m. in the gallery.

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Kayla Wilkens

calendar icon26 Feb 2016    

Glenn Korff School of Music alum is Lotte Lenya competition semi-finalist

Lincoln, Neb.--University of Nebraska alumna Kayla Wilkens (M.M. 2014), is one of 31 singers selected nationwide as a semifinalist for the 19th annual Lotte Lenya Competition, sponsored by the Kurt Weill Foundation for Music.
 
More than 200 singers/actors, ages 19-32, from 11 countries, submitted audition videos of their performances of diverse repertoire from the operatic, golden age and contemporary musical theatre stage, as well as the music of Weill.
 

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UNL Big Band UNL Jazz Orchestra

calendar icon26 Feb 2016    

‘Music from UNL’ coming up from UNL Jazz Orchestra and UNL Big Band

LINCOLN, Neb.— The UNL Jazz Orchestra (Dr. Paul Haar, Director) and the UNL Big Band (Patrick Brown, director) will present MUSIC FROM UNL, a concert of original works and arrangements for big band, by UNL students, faculty and alumni. This concert will take place Thursday, March 10, 2016 in Kimball Recital Hall starting at 7:30 p.m.

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Korynne Bolt

calendar icon25 Feb 2016    

Bolt chosen as winner of Play with the Chiaras

LINCOLN, Neb.— This year’s winner of the Play with the Chiaras Audition is cellist Korynne Bolt.  This year’s alternate is saxophonist Nicholas May.  Bolt will perform Schubert’s Cello Quintet in C Major D. 956 with the Chiara String Quartet in their Hixson-Lied Concert Series performance in the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music’s Kimball Recital Hall on Monday, March 7 at 7:30 p.m.

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Aaron Holz, "Hand for Horace Greeley", oil, resin and acrylic on panel, 9.5" x 11.5", 2013. Therman Statom, "Legno", cut sheet glass, 17" x 4.5" x 7.5", 2015.

calendar icon25 Feb 2016    

Annual MEDICI Exhibition runs Feb. 17-25

Lincoln, Neb.—The annual MEDICI exhibition will be on display Feb. 17-25 at the Eisentrager-Howard Gallery in Richards Hall, culminating in their annual fund-raiser on Feb. 25.
 

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Diane Favro

calendar icon24 Feb 2016    

Visiting Scholar Diane Favro to lecture Feb. 29

Lincoln, Neb.--Diane Favro will present the next lecture of the Hixson-Lied Visiting Artists & Scholars Lecture Series on Monday, Feb. 29 at 7:30 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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Megan Rook, Support, photograph, 14.5" x 22", 2015.

calendar icon24 Feb 2016    

29th Annual UNL Undergraduate Studio Art Competition at Prescott Gallery

Lincoln, Neb.-- Prescott Gallery will present the 29th Annual Undergraduate Studio Art Competition, a juried exhibition of artwork by current undergraduate students in the University of Nebraska-Lincoln's Department of Art and Art History.

This year’s juror, Launa Bacon, selected artwork from 22 students:
 

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UNL Symphonic Band

calendar icon24 Feb 2016    

UNL Symphonic Band presents “A Song of the Body”

LINCOLN, Neb.— The University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music Symphonic Band, conducted by Tony Falcone, presents its program A Song of the Body on Tuesday, March 8 at 7:30 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall.

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calendar icon23 Feb 2016    

Upcoming Performance Cancelled

LINCOLN, Neb.— The Sunday, March 13, 2016 performance by the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music Chamber Singers, scheduled for the Sheldon Museum of Art at 3 p.m., as been cancelled.  

 

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

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UNL / LPS String Project

calendar icon22 Feb 2016    

UNL/LPS String Project returns, high number of third-graders taking part

Twice a week, third graders from around the Lincoln area make their way into the band classroom at Park Middle School for a one-of-a-kind experience. It’s an activity known as the UNL/LPS String Project, a joint effort between the Glenn Korff School of Music at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and the Lincoln Public Schools.

The UNL/LPS String Project began as the UNL String Project in 2000 but came to an end in the Spring of 2006. But over time, it was discussed to bring the project back.

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