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UNL Jazz Orchestra

25 Feb 2015    

New Music from UNL Jazz Writers Concert coming in March

LINCOLN, Neb.— UNL’s Glenn Korff School of Music presents its sixth annual New Music from UNL Jazz Writers Concert on Tuesday, March 10th, 2015 at 7.30 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall. This program features the newest works for jazz orchestra by UNL’s vibrant community of composer-arrangers.

The program begins with the UNL Big Band, directed by Patrick Brown, performing music by Thad Jones, Tom Kubis, Duke Ellington, Rob McConnell. The Big Band will conclude their set with the premiere of DMA composer Derek Molacek’s BLUES FOR LI FOU.

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A theater excavated at Aezanis.

25 Feb 2015    

Tulane's Harl to present next AIA Lecture on March 9

Lincoln, Neb.--Kenneth Harl, professor of ancient history at Tulane University, will present a lecture titled “The Shrine of Zeus and Cybele at Aezanis:  The Hellenization and Romanization of Phrygian Cults” on Monday, March 9 at 7:30 p.m. in Love Library Rm. 102.

His lecture is free and open to the public.

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Jennifer Ghormley, Flow (detail), woodblock prints on glassine, machine sewing, thread, 2014-15

25 Feb 2015    

UNL Printmaking alums featured in March exhibition at Prescott Gallery

Lincoln, Neb.-- Prescott Gallery presents "Pattern Recognition," a group exhibition of printmaking, drawing and installation by alumni from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln printmaking program.  Artists included in the exhibition are Susan Belau (MFA 1999), Dominique Ellis (BFA 2005), Jennifer Ghormley (MFA 2006), Sean P. Morrissey (MFA 2011) and Trudie Teijink (MFA 2010).
 

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Skyros Quartet

24 Feb 2015    

UNL’s Skyros Quartet admitted to prestigious Aspen Music Festival and School

The Skyros Quartet, currently the Graduate Quartet-in-Residence at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music, has been admitted to the Aspen Music Festival and School's Center for Advanced Quartet Studies this summer.

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Jack Snider

23 Feb 2015    

Snider memorial set for March 1

Lincoln, Neb.--Jack Snider, who served as director of bands/marching band and professor of French horn at UNL from 1950-1986, died Feb. 20 of natural causes. He was 93.

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Thomas Boyle, Spenser Stokes and Brenna Hill perform all 37 of Shakespeare's play in 37 minutes.

22 Feb 2015    

Theatrix presents 'The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (abridged)'

Lincoln, Neb.--Theatrix, a student-run theatre company within the Johnny Carson School of Theatre and Film, will continue its 2014-2015 season with the play The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged) by Adam Long, Daniel Singer, and Jess Winfield. Brittanie Witter, an undergraduate Theatre Directing and Management major, will direct. Performances are February 26, 27 and 28 at 7:30 p.m. and March 1 at 2 p.m. in the Lab Theatre, third floor of the Temple Building at 12th & R Streets. Tickets are a flat rate of $6.

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A Wedding, promotional poster

17 Feb 2015    

UNL Opera’s, A Wedding, coming to Kimball Recital Hall

LINCOLN, Neb.— UNL Opera will be hosting A Wedding on Friday, February 27 at 7:30 p.m. and again on Sunday, March 1 at 3 p.m. Both of the performances will take place in Kimball Recital Hall.

A Wedding is a comic opera based on Robert Altman’s 1978 film and was composed by William Bolcom, who served as the inaugural appointee to the Ariel Bybee Endowed Visiting Professor of Opera at the Glenn Korff School of Music.

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17 Feb 2015    

Faculty Jazz Ensemble performance moved to Westbrook Recital Hall

LINCOLN, Neb.— The upcoming Faculty Jazz Ensemble performance scheduled for March 9 at 7:30 p.m. has been moved to the Westbrook Recital Hall. The event will also be live webcast and is free and open to the public.  

For a full listing of University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music events, visit music.unl.edu.

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Dan Howard, “A Look to Fashion,” 47” x 48”.

12 Feb 2015    

MEDICI exhibition Feb. 19-26 at Eisentrager-Howard Gallery

Lincoln, Neb.—The annual MEDICI exhibition will be on display Feb. 19-26 at the Eisentrager-Howard Gallery in Richards Hall, culminating in their annual fund-raiser on Feb. 26.
 

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Midday Soireé poster

12 Feb 2015    

University Singers join with Abendmusik for Duruflé’s Requiem

Lincoln, Neb.--Join Abendmusik for a Midday Soireé combining performances of Maurice Duruflé’s Requiem, sung by the University Singers from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s Glenn Korff School of Music with the Abendmusik Orchestra under the direction of Dr. Peter Eklund, and Francis Poulenc’s Concerto for Organ, Strings and Timpani with organ soloist Tom Trenney, under the direction of conductor Jeremy Bankson. The concert is on Sunday, February 15 at 4 p.m. at First-Plymouth Church, 20th and D Streets in Lincoln. There will be a 3 p.m.

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