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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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Alumni Award nominations are due Dec. 9. Last year's winners included (left to right) Phil Perry (Award of Merit), Jim Hanna (theatre), Marcia Goldenstein (art), Bob Woody (music) and Leta Powell Drake (Award of Merit) with Dean Charles O'Connor. Photo by Greg Nathan.

calendar icon30 Nov 2016    

Hixson-Lied College alumni award nominations are due Dec. 9

Lincoln, Neb.--The Hixson-Lied College of Fine and Performing Arts is accepting nominations from alumni and friends for our Alumni Board awards to be given to outstanding alumni, students and supporters of the college.

All awards will be presented at the College Honors Day program on Saturday, April 22, 2017.

The nomination form and additional information is available at http://go.unl.edu/fpaalumawards. Nominations are due by Friday, Dec. 9, 2016. A list of previous recipients is also available at the website.

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Applications are due Dec. 9 for the Nebraska Young Artist Awards.

calendar icon30 Nov 2016    

Applications are due Dec. 9 for Nebraska Young Artist Awards

Lincoln, Neb.—The Hixson-Lied College of Fine and Performing Arts is seeking applications for the 20th annual Nebraska Young Artist Awards.

The Nebraska Young Artist Awards annually recognize 11th grade students from Nebraska who are gifted and talented in the areas of visual art, dance, music, theatre, and film and new media. These students exemplify the pinnacles of creativity in one of the fine and performing arts.

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Cornhusker Marching Band

calendar icon29 Nov 2016    

Cornhusker Marching Band Highlights Concert takes over the Lied Center

LINCOLN, Neb.— It’s show time as the Cornhusker Marching Band Highlights Concert returns to the Lied Center for Performing Arts on Sunday, December 11 at 7:30 p.m. Come experience the sights and sounds of the Pride of all Nebraska as they perform halftime shows from the 2016 season, their Pregame Spectacular and much more!

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calendar icon29 Nov 2016    

Big Red Singers & Vocal Jazz Ensemble prep for big night in Kimball

LINCOLN, Neb.— The Big Red Singers and the Vocal Jazz Ensemble will each be performing on Saturday, December 10 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 icon29 Nov 2016    

Ten scenes to highlight musical theatre talent at UNL

LINCOLN, Neb.— If you love musical theatre, December 9 is an evening not to be missed.

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calendar icon29 Nov 2016    

Travels highlight U. of Nebraska Wind Ensemble performance

LINCOLN, Neb.— The University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music Wind Ensemble’s second concert of the season on Wednesday, December 7 at 7:30 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall opens with a brand-new work by Alexandra Gardner, Perseids. Named for the meteor shower visible in the Northern hemisphere in July and August, the work is a metaphorical navigational tool in a program inspired by travel.

 

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Symphonic Band

calendar icon28 Nov 2016    

Join U. of Nebraska Symphonic Band for ‘A Night at the Symphony’

LINCOLN, Neb.— Join the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music Symphonic Band, conducted by Prof. Tony Falcone with Graduate Assistant conductor Bradley Nelsen, for their program titled, A Night at the Symphony on Tuesday, December 6 at 7:30 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall. The Band will present Mendelssohn’s Overture for Winds, the Arutunian Trumpet Concerto featuring Professor of Trumpet Dr. Darryl White, and Giannini’s Symphony No. 3.

 

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calendar icon28 Nov 2016    

Campus Orchestra plans fall concert

LINCOLN, Neb.— The University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music Campus Orchestra will host its fall performance on Monday, December 5 at 7:30 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall.

 

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Victor Lewis. Photo by Michael A. Black.

calendar icon28 Nov 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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