Glenn Korff School of Music Director's Blog
So, you are working on your music degree, and you are worried about working after you graduate. No doubt, your parents have asked or told you that you there are no music jobs. They are wrong.
Don’t worry about it…and prepare.
So, how did/do I combat my nerves? I focus on things that I can control. First, I know my music cold/backward/forward/just after waking up. I make sure my music is memorized a minimum of 30 days before the day of the concert. At the 30-day mark, I perform 4 to 5 run-throughs of my recital music per day for 7 straight days. I don’t practice sections, I simply perform the entire recital straight through. Yes, this takes about 75 minutes per run-through. After every run-through, I write down 3 things that I could have improved (i.e.Continue Reading
“Hey, Nebraska’s here.” Jack Kloecker, music education major
We most certainly are here and we plan to go BIG. Congratulations to our CMB snare line for doing well at the PASIC international competition on November 9. For complete article, go to http://www.dailynebraskan.com/news/cornhusker-marching-band-snare-line-competes-at-pasic/article_8bcc79dc-d3ee-11e7-9d76-77b8648791b0.htmlContinue Reading
In 1967, Aaron Copland gave an address on the importance of the Arts at Interlochen Center for the Arts in Michigan.Continue Reading
I’m thrilled to be in Lincoln and to be a Husker! I’m excited to take in the entire upcoming season. More importantly, I invite you to attend our many performances, or come for a campus visit and get to know us. We want to get to know you.
We have an amazing culture at Nebraska! It’s hard-working. It’s innovative. It’s an uncompromising commitment to excellence.
We want you to be a Husker! Visit our website, music.unl.edu. It has the most up-to-date information about our events and where you can also learn about our wonderful faculty, staff and students.
Go Big Red!Continue Reading