News

Recent News

Clockwise from upper left:  Brittany Albin, Liza Piccoli, Victoria Handford, Dakota Mathew, Matthew Carter and Abby Kurth.

calendar icon07 Apr 2017    

Nebraska vocalists recognized at Hal Leonard vocal competition

Lincoln, Neb.--Six vocalists from the Glenn Korff School of Music won recognition recently in music publisher Hal Leonard's 2017 North American Vocal Competition.

Competing in the All Collegiate Musical Theatre Category:

2nd Place:  Liza Piccoli (B.M. freshman from Lincoln, Nebraska)
Honorable Mention:  Matthew Carter (B.M. freshman from Kearney, Nebraska)
Finalists:  Abby Kurth (B.A. junior from Bettendorf, Iowa) & Dakota Mathew (B.M.E. freshman from Harrisonville, Missouri)

View Nebraska vocalists recognized at Hal Leonard vocal competition Article

String project students in rehearsal

calendar icon07 Apr 2017    

UNL/LPS String Project performance coming up April 17

LINCOLN, Neb.— The University of Nebraska-Lincoln/Lincoln Public Schools String Project Spring performance will take place Monday, April 17 at 7 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall. The performance is free and open to the public.

 

View UNL/LPS String Project performance coming up April 17 Article

David Lobdell, “Binary Mandala.”

calendar icon07 Apr 2017    

Sculptor Lobdell presents Hixson-Lied Visiting Artist Lecture April 13

Lincoln, Neb.--Sculptor David Lobdell will present the next lecture of the Hixson-Lied Visiting Artists & Scholars Lecture Series on Thursday, April 13 at 5:30 p.m. in Richards Hall Rm. 15. The lecture is free and open to the public.

The School of Art, Art History & Design’s Hixson-Lied Visiting Artist & Scholar Lecture Series brings notable artists, scholars and designers to UNL each semester to enhance the education of students.

View Sculptor Lobdell presents Hixson-Lied Visiting Artist Lecture April 13 Article

Evenings of Dance

calendar icon06 Apr 2017    

Evenings of Dance returns to Lied Center’s Carson Theater

LINCOLN, Neb.— This year’s annual University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music Dance Program’s Evenings of Dance Concert features the work of three internationally celebrated guest choreographers; two dance faculty members, whose work has also been seen around the world; two student works that have been presented for adjudication at the American College Dance Association Conference (ACDA) in Wichita, Kan. and for the first time there will be a performance by dance alumni who have founded “embi”, a dance collective.

View Evenings of Dance returns to Lied Center’s Carson Theater Article

Saxophone Ensemble

calendar icon06 Apr 2017    

Evening to feature Duets for Saxophone in Westbrook

LINCOLN, Neb.— The University of Nebraska-Lincoln Saxophone Studio is proud to present its Spring 2017 Studio Concert titled: TWO BY TWO: An Evening Featuring Duets for Saxophone on Monday, April 17 at 7:30 p.m. in Westbrook Recital Hall.

This concert will present works by such composers as Telemann, Ferling, Galante, Schmidt, Hindemith and more.

The performance is Free and open to the public.

View Evening to feature Duets for Saxophone in Westbrook Article

Wind Ensemble

calendar icon05 Apr 2017    

Wind Ensemble’s entire performance to be Maslanka’s Symphony No. 9

LINCOLN, Neb.— The entirety of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music Wind Ensemble’s final concert of the season on Wednesday April 19 at 7:30 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall will be David Maslanka’s monumental Symphony No. 9.

View Wind Ensemble’s entire performance to be Maslanka’s Symphony No. 9 Article

University Singers

calendar icon04 Apr 2017    

Westminster Presbyterian Church to host University Singers concert

LINCOLN, Neb.— The Glenn Korff School of Music University Singers’ final concert of the semester will take place on Tuesday, April 18 at 7:30 p.m. in the Westminster Presbyterian Church on the corner of 27th and South Streets.

View Westminster Presbyterian Church to host University Singers concert Article

Clark Potter

calendar icon31 Mar 2017    

World premiere will be part of Potter’s viola recital

LINCOLN, Neb.— In a concert which will feature concert music by film composers, Glenn Korff School of Music faculty Clark Potter, viola and Mark Clinton, piano, will perform the world premiere of Ernest Gold’s recently discovered Sonata for Viola and Piano, which dates from the 1950s on Wednesday, April 12 at 7:30 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall. 

View World premiere will be part of Potter’s viola recital Article

Left to right:   Jackson Belva, Clayton Shellgren and Ciara Hergott. Photo by Doug Smith.

calendar icon30 Mar 2017    

University Theatre closes season with 'A Bright New Boise'

Lincoln, Neb.--Theatre at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln completes its spring semester season with A BRIGHT NEW BOISE by Samuel D. Hunter. A BRIGHT NEW BOISE, directed by Chadwick Taylor in partial fulfillment of his Master of Fine Arts degree in Directing for Stage and Screen, tackles the prickly issues of faith, forgiveness and second chances. Performances are April 13 - 15 and 19 - 22 at 7:30 p.m. and April 23 at 2 p.m. in Howell Theatre, first floor, Temple Building, 12th & R streets.
 

View University Theatre closes season with 'A Bright New Boise' Article

Louise Deroualle, “Flow, growth, existence,” 2017, 23” x 22” x 2.5”. Recent work by Bryon Hartley.

calendar icon29 Mar 2017    

MFA Thesis Exhibitions run April 3-21

Lincoln, Neb.—Eight graduating Master of Fine Arts students from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln’s School of Art, Art History & Design will present their MFA Thesis Exhibitions in three exhibitions on display between April 3-21 in the Eisentrager-Howard Gallery in Richards Hall.

The first MFA Thesis Exhibition runs April 3-7 and features the work of Larry Buller, Rana Young and Michael Villarreal. A reception will be held April 7 from 5-7 p.m.

View MFA Thesis Exhibitions run April 3-21 Article

Pages