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28 Apr 2016    

Glenn Korff School of Music awards announced at annual Honors Convocation

LINCOLN, Neb.— The Glenn Korff School of Music hosted its annual Honors Convocation on Thursday afternoon, April 28 in the Westbrook Recital Hall. 

The awards included:

The Glenn Korff Distinguished Undergraduate and Graduate Artist/Scholar Awards are intended to recognize and reward excellence in performance and/or scholarship in our School. The winners of these prestigious awards are – Undergraduate: Hannah Bell; Graduate: Dimitra Kokkinopoulou. 

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27 Apr 2016    

Seven Glenn Korff School of Music faculty/staff honored

Seven Glenn Korff School of Music faculty/staff were honored at the 2016 Hixson-Lied College of Fine and Performing Arts Honors Day/Awards dinner on Saturday, April 23 at the Champions Club.

 

They included:

 

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Zach Paris

26 Apr 2016    

UNL Glenn Korff School of Music student Zach Paris wins DownBeat Award

LINCOLN, Neb.— If you’ve ever watched Glenn Korff School of Music student Zach Paris on the drums, you know the kind of passion he brings to the set. His facial expressions show the kind of energy that comes across strongly in his playing.

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UNL Symphony Orchestra

26 Apr 2016    

Two Nordic masterpieces will be performed by UNL Symphony Orchestra

LINCOLN, Neb.— The UNL Symphony Orchestra, under the direction of Tyler White, presents two Nordic masterpieces of the early twentieth century on Sunday, May 1 at 3 p.m. in the Kimball Recital Hall. The orchestra will be joined by Chiara String Quartet violinist Hyeyung Yoon in the Violin Concerto in D minor, Op. 47 of Jean Sibelius. Also on the program is the epic Symphony No. 5, Op. 50 of Carl Nielsen.

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19 Apr 2016    

Big Red Singers and Vocal Jazz Ensemble close out performance season

LINCOLN, Neb.— The University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music’s Big Red Singers and UNL Vocal Jazz Ensemble will both take the stage on Sunday, May 1 at 7:30 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall.

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18 Apr 2016    

UNL Symphonic Band to present ‘Exotic Destinations’

LINCOLN, Neb.— Join the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music Symphonic Band, conducted by Tony Falcone, for its season finale program entitled, ‘Exotic Destinations’ on Thursday, April 28 at 7:30 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall.

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15 Apr 2016    

‘Babes, Broads and Bad Guys’ coming to Westbrook

LINCOLN, Neb.— Students in the spring Opera Techniques course will be presenting a collection of opera scenes titled “Babes, Broads, and Bad Guys” on Wednesday, April 27 at 4:00 p.m. in the Westbrook Recital Hall. 

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15 Apr 2016    

Survey to take place at Glenn Korff School of Music events

LINCOLN, Neb.— The Arts Mean Business. That is the message being delivered today by The Lincoln Arts Council who announced it has joined the Arts & Economic Prosperity® 5, a national study measuring the economic impact of nonprofit arts and culture organizations and their audiences. The survey will take place at University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music events three times during April (Afternoon of Choirs – 17; Evenings of Dance – 22; Honors ChamberFest – 30).

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15 Apr 2016    

UNL Jazz Studies presents three straight nights of Jazz music

LINCOLN, Neb.— Three straight nights of Jazz music are on the horizon at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music and UNL Jazz Studies.

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(left to right) Alumni Achievement Award winners Marcia Goldenstein (Art), Robert Woody (Music )and Jim Hanna (Theatre and Film).

15 Apr 2016    

Honors Day Celebration is April 23

Lincoln, Neb.--The Hixson-Lied College of Fine and Performing Arts will celebrate faculty, staff, student and alumni achievement at its annual Honors Day Celebration on Saturday, April 23. The event is by invitation only.

Among the awards to be presented will be the following Alumni Board Awards:

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