Clark Potter (left) and Sergio Ruiz will present a joint faculty recital on Feb. 15.

01 Feb 2023    

Potter, Ruiz present joint faculty recital Feb. 15

Lincoln, Neb.—Clark Potter, viola, and Sergio Ruiz, piano, will present a joint faculty recital titled “¡Bailemos!” (“Let’s Dance!”) on Wednesday, Feb. 15 at 7:30 p.m. in Westbrook Recital Hall Rm. 119.

The concert is free and open to the public. The concert will also be live webcast. Visit https://music.unl.edu/webcasts the day of the performance for the link.

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Jay Kreimer, an improvising musician, instrument inventor and sound artist, will present the first Hixson-Lied Visiting Artist Lecture on Feb. 15.

01 Feb 2023    

Hixson-Lied Visiting Artist series begins Feb. 15 with Kreimer

Lincoln, Neb.--Seven artists will be presenting Hixson-Lied Visiting Artist & Scholar lectures this spring in the University of Nebraska–Lincoln’s School of Art, Art History & Design. The series begins with sculptor and musician Jay Kreimer on Feb. 15.

The School of Art, Art History & Design’s Hixson-Lied Visiting Artist & Scholar Lecture Series brings notable artists, scholars and designers to Nebraska each semester to enhance the education of students.

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Maricel Reinhard, “Meet Nigel,” 2022.

30 Jan 2023    

36th Annual Juried Undergraduate Art Exhibition opens Feb. 3

Lincoln, Neb.—The University of Nebraska–Lincoln’s Eisentrager-Howard Gallery will host the 36th Annual Undergraduate Juried Exhibition. The exhibition opens with a First Friday reception on Friday, Feb. 3 from 5-7 p.m. and continues through March 3.

A closing reception will be held Friday, March 3 from 5-7 p.m. in the gallery with awards presented at 6 p.m. More than 10 awards will be announced, including the Freshman Award, Sophomore Award and the Faulkner Memorial Awards.

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Popebama will be in residence in the Glenn Korff School of Music Feb. 2-3. Image credit: Christopher Lauto.

30 Jan 2023    

Saxophone, percussion duo Popebama in residence at UNL

Lincoln, Neb.—Saxophonist Erin Rogers and Percussionist Dennis Sullivan, who perform together as the duo Popebama, will be in residence this week in the Glenn Korff School of Music.

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Hixson-Lied Professor of Double Bass and Jazz Studies Hans Sturm (right) with François Rabbath. Courtesy photo. Hans Sturm’s “75 Years on 4 Strings: The Life and Music of François Rabbath,” a biography of the legendary bassist, has been nominated for the 2023 Association for Recorded Sound Collections (ARSC) Awards for Excellence in Historical Recorded Sound Research.

26 Jan 2023    

Sturm’s book nominated for ARSC award

Lincoln, Neb.--Hixson-Lied Professor of Double Bass and Jazz Studies Hans Sturm’s book, “75 Years on 4 Strings: The Life and Music of François Rabbath,” has been nominated for the 2023 Association for Recorded Sound Collections (ARSC) Awards for Excellence in Historical Recorded Sound Research. 

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Left to right:  Diane Barger, Mark Clinton and Nathan Koch.

18 Jan 2023    

Barger, Clinton, Koch present ‘Bookends’ Jan. 26

Lincoln, Neb.—Glenn Korff School of Music professors Diane Barger, clarinet; Mark Clinton, piano; and Nathan Koch, bassoon, present a faculty recital titled “Bookends” on Thursday, Jan. 26 at 7:30 p.m. in Westbrook Recital Hall Rm. 119.

The recital is free and open to the public. The concert will also be live webcast. Visit https://music.unl.edu/webcasts the day of the performance for the link.

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John Bailey Suna Gunther (left) and Christopher Marks will join John Bailey in his faculty recital on Jan. 31.

17 Jan 2023    

Knecht premiere featured at Bailey faculty recital

Lincoln, Neb.—Glenn Korff School of Music professor of flute John Bailey will present his faculty recital titled “Something Old, Something New” on Tuesday, Jan. 31 at 7:30 p.m. in Westbrook Recital Hall Rm. 119.

The concert is free and open to the public. It will also be live webcast. Visit https://music.unl.edu/webcasts the day of the performance for the link.

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Eldred Marshall

09 Jan 2023    By Kathe C. Andersen

Guest artist Marshall presents Beethoven’s ‘Diabelli Variations’

Lincoln, Neb.--Glenn Korff School of Music guest artist Eldred Marshall, piano, will present a solo recital on Wednesday, Jan. 25 at 7:30 p.m. in Westbrook Recital Hall Rm. 119. The concert is free and open to the public.

Marshall’s program is titled “Beethoven’s Costume Party—The Diabelli Variations” and features Ludwig van Beethoven’s monumental “Diabelli Variations.” 

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Along with the graphite drawings, "We Are Nebraska" includes an acrylic paint pattern that spans the bottom of the artwork. A signature component of Francisco Souto's artwork, the pattern is an ode to Carlos Cruz-Diez, a fellow Venezuelan artist who ranks among the greatest artistic innovators of the 20th century. In this pattern, Souto features the yellow, blue and red of the Venezuelan flag, connecting his home nation with the Nebraska images above. Photo by Craig Chandler, University Communication.

22 Dec 2022    By Troy Fedderson, University Communication and Marketing

Souto artwork captures the student experience at Nebraska U

Lincoln, Neb.--The pulse of campus life — beats that resonate with the University of Nebraska–Lincoln’s commitment to being a place where every person and every interaction matters — has been captured in a new artwork by Francisco Souto.

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Dana Fritz’s “Field Guide to a Hybrid Landscape” (University of Nebraska Press). Left: Sandhills near Thedford Airport; Right: Dismal Riverbank. Photos by Dana Fritz.

12 Dec 2022    By Kathe C. Andersen

Fritz’s new book explores Nebraska National Forest and Grasslands

Lincoln, Neb.--Hixson-Lied Professor of Art Dana Fritz’s latest book, “Field Guide to a Hybrid Landscape,” will be published by the University of Nebraska Press in January 2023. 

Copies of the book will be available for purchase at a book signing on Saturday, Dec. 17 at 4 p.m. at Francie & Finch Bookshop, located at 130 S. 13th St. in Lincoln. 

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