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Jazz Orchestra and Big Band

calendar icon24 Feb 2017    

First Spring UNL performance coming up for Jazz Orchestra and Big Band

LINCOLN, Neb.— The UNL Jazz Orchestra and the UNL Big Band combine for their first performance of the Spring semester in Kimball Recital Hall on Thursday, March 9 at 7:30 p.m. The UNL Big Band, under the direction of Jesse McBee, will be performing Hay Burner, Next Season and Bye Bye Blackbird. The UNL Jazz Orchestra, under the direction of Dr. Paul Haar, will then take the stage to perform Gotham City, Just Like That, The Touch of Your Lips, Tom Sails Away, Beast (by our own Andrew Janak) and Bowman Pulls the Plug (by our own Tom Larson).

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calendar icon23 Feb 2017    

Upcoming Performance Canceled

LINCOLN, Neb.— The Moran Woodwind Quintet performance scheduled for Tuesday, April 11, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. in the Kimball Recital Hall 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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Wind Ensemble

calendar icon23 Feb 2017    

Virtuosity, humor & intrigue await Wind Ensemble concert-goers

LINCOLN, Neb.— The University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music’s Wind Ensemble mid-semester concert on Wednesday, March 8 at 7:30 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall is an eclectic mix of virtuosity, humor, and intrigue.

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Symphonic Band

calendar icon22 Feb 2017    

UNL’s Symphonic Band to perform Transitions concert

LINCOLN, Neb.— 2016 was a year of significant public and personal loss and change for many people. With their program entitled, Transitions, conducted by Tony Falcone, the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music Symphonic Band musically reflects on the concepts of letting go and moving forward on Tuesday, March 7 at 7:30 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall.

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calendar icon20 Feb 2017    

Kimball Recital Hall hosts Large Brass Ensembles performance

LINCOLN, Neb.— The Large Brass Ensembles of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s Glenn Korff School of Music will perform a recital on March 6 at 7:30 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall, originally scheduled for Westbrook Recital Hall. The performance is free and open to the public.

 

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Play with the Chiara Finalist: Hannah Bell, clarinet; Jordan Ellis, viola; Jennifer Son, cello.

calendar icon20 Feb 2017    

Play with the Chiaras Audition final takes place March 1

LINCOLN, Neb.— The winner of the annual Play with the Chiaras Audition will collaborate with the Chiara String Quartet to present a piece on a concert taking place on March 29th as part of the Hixson-Lied Concert Series at Kimball Recital Hall.

The final round for the audition will take place on March 1 in the Westbrook Recital Hall in the Glenn Korff School of Music starting at 7 p.m. The finalists are Hannah Bell, clarinet; Jordan Ellis, viola; Jennifer Son, cello.

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calendar icon17 Feb 2017    

Location changed for March 16 University Singers performance

LINCOLN, Neb.— The University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music University Singers performance, originally scheduled for March 16 in Kimball Recital Hall, will now take place at the Boys Town Dowd Chapel beginning at 7:30 p.m.

 

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

 

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Dr. Sergio Ruiz. Photo by Kristen Bowyer.

calendar icon17 Feb 2017    

Sergio Ruiz named director of Glenn Korff School of Music

Lincoln, Neb.--Sergio Ruiz, professor of music and chair of the Georgia College Department of Music, has been named the new director of the University of Nebraska–Lincoln’s Glenn Korff School of Music. Ruiz will begin his new position on July 1.

He replaces John W. Richmond, who left the university last year to become of the dean of the College of Music at the University of North Texas in Denton. Peter Lefferts has been interim director of the Korff School since July.

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calendar icon15 Feb 2017    

Upcoming Performance Canceled

LINCOLN, Neb.— The Contemporary Music Ensemble performance scheduled for Wednesday, March 15, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. in the Westbrook Recital Hall 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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Far From Heaven

calendar icon10 Feb 2017    

UNL Opera bringing Far From Heaven to Kimball Hall stage

Far From Heaven is an operatic musical, which transports us to 1957 to meet the Whitakers, a nearly perfect young couple with a beautiful home in the suburbs and two young children. It will be performed by UNL Opera of the Glenn Korff School of Music on Friday, February 24 and Saturday, February 25 at 7:30 p.m. and again Sunday, February 26 at 3 p.m in Kimball Recital Hall on the University of Nebraska-Lincoln campus.

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