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calendar icon15 Apr 2016    

UNL Jazz Studies presents three straight nights of Jazz music

LINCOLN, Neb.— Three straight nights of Jazz music are on the horizon at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music and UNL Jazz Studies.

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(left to right) Alumni Achievement Award winners Marcia Goldenstein (Art), Robert Woody (Music )and Jim Hanna (Theatre and Film).

calendar icon15 Apr 2016    

Honors Day Celebration is April 23

Lincoln, Neb.--The Hixson-Lied College of Fine and Performing Arts will celebrate faculty, staff, student and alumni achievement at its annual Honors Day Celebration on Saturday, April 23. The event is by invitation only.

Among the awards to be presented will be the following Alumni Board Awards:

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Shalya Marsh, Untitled, porcelain, 6”h x 24”w x 8”d, 2016. Keith Graham selection from “Zero Street” series, silkscreen, 22” x 30”, 2016.

calendar icon15 Apr 2016    

MFA Thesis Exhibition III opens April 18

Lincoln, Neb.--The final MFA Thesis Exhibition III runs April 18-22 in the Eisentrager-Howard Gallery in Richards Hall. A closing reception will be held April 22 from 5-7 p.m. in the gallery.

The third MFA Thesis Exhibition features the work of Amanda Breitbach, Keith Graham and Shalya Marsh.

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Honors ChamberFest Performance

calendar icon13 Apr 2016    

ChamberFest, Honors ChamberFest performances coming soon

LINCOLN, Neb.— ChamberFest and Honors ChamberFest performances will soon be taking place at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music and all of the performances are free and open to the public. The students are coached by UNL Faculty -- Rebecca Fischer, David Neely, Ann Chang, Mark Clinton, Gregory Beaver and Karen Becker.

The first night, ChamberFest, features 12 student ensembles from the Chamber Music Program on Sunday, April 24 at 7:30 p.m. in the Westbrook Recital Hall.

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calendar icon11 Apr 2016    

Campus Bands, Viola Celebration and Chamber Singers to perform in April

LINCOLN, Neb.— Even more University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music Ensembles will be performing during the month of April.

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Evenings of Dance poster

calendar icon11 Apr 2016    

UNL’s Evenings of Dance coming up April 21-24

LINCOLN, Neb.— Evenings of Dance, an annual concert of modern dance works by faculty, guest artists and selected students of the UNL dance program in the Glenn Korff School of Music at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln will take place April 21-24 at the Lied Center’s Johnny Carson Theatre located at 11th and Q streets on the UNL campus.

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Deb Sokolow, “Whatever happened to the Pentagon (restaurant)?”, graphite, ink, correction fluid, acrylic, collage, type on paper, pins, 5 ft. x 5 ft., 2007.

calendar icon11 Apr 2016    

Sokolow to present next Hixson-Lied Visiting Artist lecture April 28

Lincoln, Neb.--Deb Sokolow will present the next lecture of the Hixson-Lied Visiting Artists & Scholars Lecture Series on Thursday, April 28 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.

Sokolow is a Chicago-based artist and a lecturer at Northwestern University. She is a 2012 recipient of an Artadia Grant and has participated in residencies nationally and internationally.

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David von Kampen

calendar icon11 Apr 2016    

UNL's von Kampen selected as MTNA Distinguished Composer of the Year

Lincoln, Neb.—David von Kampen (B.M. 2009, M.M. 2011), a lecturer in composition in the Glenn Korff School of Music, has been selected as the 2015 Music Teachers National Association (MTNA) Distinguished Composer of the Year.

The recipient of this award is chosen from the entrants in the annual MTNA Commissioned Composer program. Any MTNA state affiliate may commission a composer with financial assistance from MTNA, and von Kampen was Nebraska’s commissioned composer last year.

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Wet Ink Performance in Westbrook Recital Hall

calendar icon08 Apr 2016    

Wet Ink! features Glenn Korff School of Music composers

LINCOLN, Neb.— The composition program at the Glenn Korff School of Music presents its Wet Ink! concert series on April 20-21, 2016. Both nights begin at 7:30 p.m. in Westbrook Recital Hall and are two separate concerts with different performances.

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UNL Wind Ensmble

calendar icon06 Apr 2016    

Kimball Recital Hall is host site for four UNL Ensembles in coming weeks

LINCOLN, Neb.— Kimball Recital Hall will be the site of four University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music ensembles coming up in the next few weeks.

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