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Varsity Chorus performing at Kimball Recital Hall

02 Mar 2016    

UNL’s Evenings of Choirs concert to feature variety of choral music

LINCOLN, Neb.— The University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music Evening of Choirs concert on Sunday, March 13 in Kimball Recital Hall at 7:30 p.m. will feature three of the Glenn Korff School of Music’s larger and popular choral ensembles, the Varsity Men’s Chorus, Collegiate Choir, and the University Women’s Chorale.

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Diane Barger and Denise Gainey

01 Mar 2016    

Amicitia Duo to present morning recital in Westbrook

LINCOLN, Neb.— Formed out of friendship, the Amicitia Duo brings music for clarinet to a wide variety of audiences featuring clarinetists Diane Barger (UNL’s Hixson-Lied Professor of Clarinet) and Denise Gainey (University of Alabama at Birmingham’s Associate Professor of Clarinet). The Duo will be presenting a recital at 9 a.m. on Saturday, March 12 in the Westbrook Recital Hall in the Glenn Korff School of Music.

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Symphony Orchestra

01 Mar 2016    

UNL Symphony Orchestra presents ‘Student Soloist Night’

LINCOLN, Neb.— The University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music Symphony Orchestra presents “Student Soloist Night” on Saturday, March 12 at 7:30 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall.

Featured on the program are the winners of the 2015-16 Graduate and Undergraduate Solo Competitions, Patty Kramer, mezzo-soprano, and Addie Hotchkiss, cello. The program will also feature Mendelssohn’s Symphony No. 5 (“Reformation”) and Brahms’s Academic Festival Overture.

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ArtStream Nomadic Gallery, the mobile pottery gallery, will be at the Department of Art and Art History March 7-8.

29 Feb 2016    

ArtStream mobile ceramics gallery at UNL March 7-8

Lincoln, Neb.--ArtStream Nomadic Gallery, the mobile pottery gallery, will be at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln’s Department of Art and Art History March 7-8. Three guest artists will be coming, including Ayumi Horie, Lorna Meaden and Lisa Orr.
 
Each artist will give an artist talk and demonstration during the visit.
 
Monday, March 7:  11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. artist talk by Lisa Orr in Richards Hall Rm. 118; 2-5 p.m. Demos by all three artists in Richards Hall Rm. 118.
 

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

26 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

26 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

26 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

25 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.

25 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

24 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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