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Tom Larson

04 May 2015    

Larson hired as Assistant Professor of Composition

LINCOLN, Neb.— Tom Larson has accepted the position of Assistant Professor of Composition (Emerging Media & Digital Arts) in the Glenn Korff School of Music effective August 2015.

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01 May 2015    

Glenn Korff School of Music Announces 2015 Honors Convocation Winners

Here is a list of award winners from the 2015 Glenn Korff School of Music Honors Convocation.

The Sigma Alpha Iota Scholastic Award winner is Karissa Van Liew.

The Sandfort Memorial Scholarship winner is Melanie Sigel.

The undergraduate Ida M. Vreeland Award winner is Caitlin Gilmore.

The graduate Ida M. Vreeland Award winner is Masa Ishikawa.

The Kappa Kappa Psi J. Lee Burke Student Achievement Award winner is Carissa Vinovskis

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John Kosch

01 May 2015    

Kosch named winner of Presser Scholarship

University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music’s John Kosch has been named the winner of the Presser Scholarship given by The Presser Foundation.

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John Kosch

28 Apr 2015    

Kosch wins Downbeat Student Music Award

University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music Junior John Kosch has been named a winner in Downbeat magazine’s 38th annual Student Music Awards.

Kosch won the Downbeat in Original Compositions – Large Ensemble; Undergraduate College Outstanding Compositions: “A New Hope”.

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Adam Fieldson performs during the Lotte Lenya Competition on April 18, 2015, in Kilbourn Hall of the Eastman School of Music in Rochester, N.Y.

27 Apr 2015    

Glenn Korff School Alum Fieldson wins Third Prize in Lotte Lenya Competition

Lincoln, Neb.--Glenn Korff School of Music Alumnus Adam Fieldson (B.M. 2010; M.M. 2013) won Third Prize and $7,500 in the 2015 Lotte Lenya Competition, sponsored by the Kurt Weill Foundation for Music.

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Clockwise from upper left: Susan Puelz, Barbara Zach, Lucy Buntain Comine and Nancy Marcy.

24 Apr 2015    

Hixson-Lied College announces alumni award winners

Lincoln, Neb.--The Hixson-Lied College of Fine and Performing Arts will honor alumni, faculty, staff and student achievement at its annual Honors Day Dinner on Saturday, April 25. The dinner is by invitation only.

The awards to be presented include:

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Symphony Orchestra

22 Apr 2015    

UNL Symphony Orchestra to present “Firsts and Favorites”

LINCOLN, Neb.— The University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music Symphony Orchestra, under the direction of Dr. Tyler Goodrich White, will present a concert entitled “Firsts and Favorites” on Sunday, May 3, at 3 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall.

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Christopher Marks

22 Apr 2015    

Marks named Associate Dean

Lincoln, Neb.--Associate Professor of Organ Christopher Marks has been named Associate Dean of the Hixson-Lied College of Fine and Performing Arts, effective July 1, 2015.

He will take over from Professor of Art History Christin Mamiya, who is returning to the faculty in the Department of Art and Art History. She has served as associate dean since 2009, including one year as interim dean.

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UNL Jazz Orchestra

20 Apr 2015    

South Florida’s Owen featured with UNL Jazz Orchestra and Big Band

LINCOLN, Neb.— Distinguished University Professor of Jazz Studies at the University of South Florida Chuck Owen will be featured in the final University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music Jazz Orchestra and Big Band concert on Thursday, April 30 at 7:30 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall. The performance will also be live webcast.

 

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20 Apr 2015    

Whose Song Is It Anyway? Coming to Westbrook

LINCOLN, Neb.— Featuring a cast of ten musical theatre performers, WHOSE SONG IS IT ANYWAY? is sure to add a spark of fun to your Friday night, May 1 at 7:30 p.m. in the Westbrook Recital Hall.

 

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