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An opening casting event will be held to select the new Arts & Architecture Cast on Feb. 20 and 27.

29 Jan 2015    

Arts & Architecture look for new Cast Ambassadors at Open Casting Calls

Lincoln, Neb.— The Hixson-Lied College of Fine and Performing Arts and the College of Architecture are inviting all undergraduate students to audition for the 2015-2016 Arts & Architecture Cast on Feb. 20 and 27 from 3:30-6:30 p.m. in Richards Hall Rm. 17. The students who are selected will serve as brand ambassadors for the college. Cast ambassadors will promote pride and develop awareness of the college and its academic programs through social media, printed materials and special appearances.  

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29 Jan 2015    

Upcoming Performance Postponed Until the Fall of 2015

LINCOLN, Neb.— The Kevin Hanrahan and Jamie Reimer Glenn Korff School of Music performance scheduled for February 5 in Kimball Recital Hall has been postponed until the fall semester of 2015 with a date yet to be determined.
For a full listing of University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music events, visit music.unl.edu.

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Steven Cohen

28 Jan 2015    

Masters student Cohen plays with Mannheim Steamroller for TV special

LINCOLN, Neb.— Steven Cohen could barely contain his excitement over the holidays.
The second-year Glenn Korff School of Music masters student, pursuing a Master of Music in Horn Performance, had news he wanted to share but knew that he couldn’t quite let it out. But once it all came into place, a smiling Cohen finally got to share – he performed with Mannheim Steamroller on a movie special for TV and DVD for the 2015 holiday season as part of performances at Omaha’s Orpheum Theater.

 

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Nebraska Sings event is March 21

28 Jan 2015    

Lied invites vocalists to apply for statewide choral event

Lincoln, Neb.--Singers from across Nebraska will unite in song March 21 as part of Nebraska Sings. The event celebrates the Lied Center for Performing Arts' 25th anniversary and the world premiere of "Let There Be Music," a newly commissioned choral work by nationally recognized composer and Nebraskan, Kurt Knecht.

All Nebraska vocalists, ages 16 and up, can apply to be part of the statewide choral celebration. Applications for individuals to participate in Nebraska Sings are being accepted through Feb. 13.

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winter winds festival

27 Jan 2015    

Hundreds attend UNL’s Winter Festival

LINCOLN, Neb.— The Winter Festival, a unique concert band and chamber ensemble festival for high school sophomores, juniors and seniors, took over the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music Westbrook Music Building and the Kimball Recital Hall the weekend of January 23-25.

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Trans-Nebraska Players

26 Jan 2015    

Trans-Nebraska Players performance set for February 8

LINCOLN, Neb.— The Trans-Nebraska Players will perform the feature piece of their Sunday, February 8 concert in the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music Kimball Recital Hall at 3 p.m.: live music to the 1909 silent film, They Would Elope, starring Mary Pickford. The music was composed by Maria Newman and arranged for the Trans-Nebraska Players by Ms. Newman as well.

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Students perform at Midwest Cup

23 Jan 2015    

Midwest Cup rocks Lied Center for Performing Arts

LINCOLN, Neb.— On Saturday, January 17, more than a thousand talented high-school musicians - singers, dancers, instrumentalists - performed for a sell-out crowd at the exquisite Lied Center for Performing Arts in Lincoln, Nebraska for the Glenn Korff School of Music’s 2015 Midwest Cup Show Choir Invitational. 

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Chiara String Quartet

22 Jan 2015    

Chiara to perform ‘All-American’ program in second concert of series

LINCOLN, Neb.— Lincoln, NE – On Wednesday, February 4, 2015 at 7:30pm, the Chiara String Quartet (Rebecca Fischer and Hyeyung Julie Yoon, violins; Jonah Sirota, viola; Gregory Beaver, cello) will perform the second concert of the 2014-2015 Hixson-Lied Concert Series at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s Kimball Recital Hall (11th and R Streets).

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John Bailey

22 Jan 2015    

UNL’s Bailey to perform standards and rarely heard flute repertoire

LINCOLN, Neb.— Glenn Korff School of Music Larson Professor of Flute, John Bailey, assisted by Hixson-Lied Professor of Piano, Mark Clinton, will give a recital of standards and rarely heard flute repertoire on Tuesday, February 3, 2015 at 7:30 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall on the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Campus. The performance is free and open to the public.

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15 Jan 2015    

UNL’s Sturm, Larson combine to perform Wildman

LINCOLN, Neb.— University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music Dr. Hans Sturm’s faculty recital will feature UNL faculty jazz pianist and composer, Tom Larson on January 29 at 7:30 p.m. in the Westbrook Recital Hall. They will perform the music of Dr. Joan Wildman, Professor Emeritus of Jazz Studies at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

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