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Paul Barnes (left) visits with Composer Philip Glass in New York in January. Photo by Peter Barnes/Intrepid Visuals.

calendar icon13 Jan 2017    By Kathe Andersen

Barnes to celebrate 80th birthday of composer Philip Glass with retrospective recital

Lincoln, Neb.--Marguerite Scribante Professor of Piano Paul Barnes will present a recital to celebrate the 80th birthday of composer Philip Glass on Tuesday, Jan. 31 at 7:30 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall.

"Paul Barnes and Friends:  Philip Glass 80th Birthday Celebration" is free and open to the public. The concert will also be live webcast. Visit http://music.unl.edu the day of the performance for the link.

Long-time friend and collaborator Barnes will offer a musical celebration for the Lincoln community.

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John Bailey

calendar icon10 Jan 2017    

Bailey to perform standard and colorful works in flute repertoire

LINCOLN, Neb.— University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music’s John Bailey will present a recital of flute music on Tuesday, January 24, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall. The performance is free and open to the public.

 

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Christopher Marks

calendar icon05 Jan 2017    

Marks organ recital includes Nebraska premiere of Knecht piece

LINCOLN, Neb.— The Christopher Marks recital on Thursday, January 19 in the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music’s Kimball Recital Hall features music for organ and other instruments, with Christopher Marks collaborating with faculty colleagues from the Glenn Korff School of Music, including John Bailey on flute, Jeff McCray on bassoon, Greg Beaver on cello, Rebecca Fischer on violin, and Dave Hall on percussion.

 

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William McMullen

calendar icon04 Jan 2017    

British composers featured during McMullen faculty recital

LINCOLN, Neb.— Dr. William McMullen’s faculty oboe recital will also feature Catherine Herbener, harpsichord and piano, and Donna Harler-Smith, narrator on Tuesday, January 17 at 7:30 p.m. in the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music’s Kimball Recital Hall.

 

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calendar icon03 Jan 2017    

Faculty Jazz Ensemble performance rescheduled for February 3

LINCOLN, Neb.— The University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music Faculty Jazz Ensemble’s performance has been rescheduled for Friday, February 3 at 7:30 p.m. in Westbrook Recital Hall (Room 119). The performance will include guest artist Jerry Bergonzi. The concert was originally scheduled for February 27.

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

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Mark Clinton

calendar icon03 Jan 2017    

Clinton’s upcoming “A.Major.Recital” opens Spring performance season

LINCOLN, Neb.— University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music Professor of Piano Mark Clinton’s Thursday, January 12, 2017 performance features the monumental opus posthumous A Major Sonata of Schubert (written two months before the composer’s death), and the epic Sixth Sonata of Prokofiev (the first of the composer’s so-called “War Sonatas” written during World War II). These are two “major” piano sonatas in the key of A major occupying important positions in the classical canon, but with diametrically opposed musical perspectives!

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Students in the Film Scoring and Creative Sound Design and Digital Video Production classes watch their final projects at Mueller Planetarium in Morrill Hall. Photo by Ella Durham.

calendar icon20 Dec 2016    

Two Digital Arts courses collaborate on projects

Lincoln, Neb.--Two Digital Arts Initiative classes in video production and film scoring collaborated on joint projects fall semester to give students a broader experience in creating film projects.

Assistant Professor of Composition Tom Larson’s Film Scoring and Creative Sound Design class worked with Associate Professor of Film Steve Kolbe’s Digital Video Production class on the projects. The final projects included four film projects that were each scored by three different composers. The final projects were shown at the Mueller Planetarium inside Morrill Hall on Dec. 14.

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calendar icon07 Dec 2016    

Upcoming Performance Canceled

LINCOLN, Neb.— The Scott Quackenbush performance scheduled for Monday, January 23 at 7:30 p.m. and listed on the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music Calendar of Events calendars has been canceled.

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

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Victor Lewis. Photo by Michael A. Black.

calendar icon07 Dec 2016    By Kathe Andersen

Internationally acclaimed jazz drummer Victor Lewis returns to Nebraska for concert, honorary doctorate

Lincoln, Neb.—Internationally acclaimed drummer and composer Victor Lewis returns home to Nebraska to receive an honorary doctorate from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln on Thursday, Dec. 8.

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Symphony Orchestra

calendar icon01 Dec 2016    

UNL Symphony Orchestra to perform Rossini, Stravinsky and Dvořák

LINCOLN, Neb.— On Sunday, December 11 at 3:00 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall, the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music Symphony Orchestra will perform under the direction of Dr. Tyler Goodrich White. The program will feature Rossini’s sparkling Semiramide Overture, Stravinsky’s scintillating Scènes de Ballet, and the lyrical and dynamic Symphony No. 8 of Dvořák.

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