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Paul Barnes 'New Generations'

18 Feb 2016    

Barnes hosts CD release recital of ‘New Generations’

LINCOLN, Neb.— Pianist Paul Barnes, celebrating twenty years of collaboration with composer Philip Glass, will have a CD release recital of “New Generations: The New Etudes of Philip Glass and Music of the Next Generation” on Wednesday, March 2 at 7:30 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall.

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University Singers

17 Feb 2016    

University Singers to perform prior to appearance in Carnegie Hall

LINCOLN, Neb.— UNL’s large flagship choir, the University Singers, will be presenting a concert on March 1 at 7:30 p.m. in the Glenn Korff School of Music’s Kimball Recital Hall on the main city campus of the University of Nebraska–Lincoln.

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UNL Percussion Ensemble

16 Feb 2016    

UNL Percussion Ensemble presents a night of ‘Water’ music

LINCOLN, Neb.— The University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music Percussion Ensemble presents a night of aquatically themed music entitled “Water” on Monday, February 29 at 7:30 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall. (The performance was originally scheduled for February 25).

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UNL Wind Ensmble

15 Feb 2016    

UNL Wind Ensemble shares “Rhythm Changes”

LINCOLN, Neb.— The University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music Wind Ensemble returns to Lincoln after their performance at the College Band Directors National Association conference for a ‘Rhythm Changes’ performance on Sunday, February 28 at 3 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall.

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John Bailey

12 Feb 2016    

Bailey’s performance rescheduled for March 31 in Westbrook Recital Hall

LINCOLN, Neb.— John Bailey’s flute performance has been rescheduled for 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, March 31 in the Westbrook Recital Hall at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music.  The performance will also be webcast.

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Concordia String Trio

12 Feb 2016    

Concordia String Trio’s performance coming up on February 23

LINCOLN, Neb.— Come hear members of the Concordia String Trio -- Marcia Henry Liebenow (violin), Leslie Perna (viola) and Karen Becker (cello) -- on February 23 at 7:30 p.m. in the Westbrook Recital Hall at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Muisc. They will perform music by Viennese romantic composers Richard Von Perger and Julius Zellner, and American Pulitzer Prize-winner John Harbison.

This is the last stop in a seven-concert tour throughout Missouri, Illinois, and Nebraska.

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Teapot by Steven Rolf.

12 Feb 2016    

Studio Potter Steven Rolf is next Hixson-Lied Visiting Artist

Lincoln, Neb.--Studio Potter Steven Rolf will present the next lecture of the Hixson-Lied Visiting Artists & Scholars Lecture Series on Tuesday, Feb. 23 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.

Rolf lives and works as a studio potter in River Falls, Wisconsin, creating one-of-a-kind functional pots. His work reflects an ongoing search to unite his ideas with the generosity and the intimacy that the functional pot offers.

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Tales of Hoffman poster

08 Feb 2016    

UNL Opera’s Tales of Hoffmann coming to Kimball stage

LINCOLN, Neb.— The University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music’s opera program presents Jacques Offenbach’s “The Tales of Hoffmann” Feb. 19 and 21.

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Dennis Schneider

05 Feb 2016    

Long-time UNL music educator Schneider passes away

We are saddened to hear about the passing of Denny Schneider earlier this week. Professor Dennis Schneider came to the University of Nebraska Glenn Korff School of Music in 1961 as instructor of brass instruments after three years as band director in the Falls City, Nebraska, Public Schools. He retired from UNL in 1997 as full professor. A graduate of Lincoln High School, Schneider received his bachelor of music in education from the University of Nebraska and his master of music in education from Indiana University. 

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Theatrix presents the New Artists Festival Feb. 18-20.

05 Feb 2016    

Theatrix presents the New Artists Festival

Lincoln, Neb.--Theatrix, the student run theatre company within the Johnny Carson School of Theatre and Film, will begin its spring season with the New Artists Festival, which will feature three plays written by student playwrights as well as an art gallery featuring art students’ work.  
 
Trey Martinez, a junior in both theatre performance and directing/management, will direct junior Matt Knight’s short play "Cat's Got Your Tongue," a play that features a talking cat with a large personality and a very funny, yet very confused owner.
 

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