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Left to right: Karen Blessen (photo by Danny Fulgencio), A. Kevin Kaisershot, Matthew Miller and Liana K. Sandin.

calendar icon13 Apr 2018    

Alumni Board awards announced

Lincoln, Neb.--The Hixson-Lied College of Fine and Performing Arts Alumni Board has selected the recipients of this year’s Alumni Board Awards. The awards will be presented at the College’s Honors Day Dinner on Sunday, April 22. The dinner is by invitation only.

The Alumni Achievement Awards honor alumni from each academic area of the college who have demonstrated outstanding achievement and overall professional excellence.

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Marques Garrett

calendar icon12 Apr 2018    

Garrett named Assistant Professor of Music in choral activities in Korff School

Marques Garrett has been named as assistant professor of music in choral activities at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music following a competitive search process.

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Campus Bands

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Campus Bands present ‘Hemispheres’, ‘Through Time and Space’ Also to include Campus Bands Bingo Night

LINCOLN, Neb.— The University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music Campus Bands will perform a two-part concert featuring the music of Balmages, Gómez, Grainger, Spittal and many others Thursday, April 26 at 7:30 pm in Kimball Recital Hall. 

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Travis Banks (Sam), Colton Storm (Piggy), Bradley Tejeda (Ralph), Tyler Meredith (Simon), Harrison Bryan (Jack) and Japrice Green (Eric). Photo by John Ficenec.

calendar icon12 Apr 2018    

Nebraska Repertory Theatre concludes season with William Golding's 'Lord of the Flies'

Lincoln, Neb.--The Nebraska Repertory Theatre, the state’s only regional professional theatre, associated with the Johnny Carson School of Theatre and Film in the Hixson-Lied College of Fine and Performing Arts at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln, concludes its first year-round season April 13, 2018 with William Golding’s LORD OF THE FLIES adapted for the stage by Nigel Williams.

The Nebraska Rep production is directed by Kevin Rich, music direction/percussion by Aimee Bass, fight choreography by Ian Borden, and choreography by Susan Ourada.

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Rosana Ybarra receives the first Nebraska Innovation Studio Residency Award from School of Art, Art History & Design Director Francisco Souto.

calendar icon11 Apr 2018    

Ybarra is recipient of first Nebraska Innovation Studio Residency Award

Lincoln, Neb.--The School of Art, Art History & Design awarded the first Nebraska Innovation Studio Residency Award to Rosana Ybarra, a third-year Master of Fine Arts student, who will graduate in May.

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Flyover New Music Series "Finale" poster

calendar icon11 Apr 2018    

‘Finale’ closes out Flyover New Music Series

LINCOLN, Neb.— The final Flyover New Music Series performance “Finale” will take place on Wednesday, April 18 at 7:30 p.m. in Westbrook Recital Hall.

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calendar icon11 Apr 2018    

Opera Scenes performance to explore family relationships in opera

LINCOLN, Neb.— Mothers, fathers, brothers, sisters… the 2018 Opera Scenes program “Family Matters” explores family relationships in opera. The performance will take place on Wednesday, April 25 at 4 p.m. in the Glenn Korff School of Music’s Westbrook Recital Hall.

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Wind Ensemble

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Wind Ensemble concludes its season with ‘Botanicals’

LINCOLN, Neb.— The University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music Wind Ensemble will conclude its season with four works spanning more than forty years that nevertheless share a dramatic ethos on Monday, April 23 at 7:30 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall.

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Paul Barnes (left) and Philip Glass review the score for "Annunciation." Photo by Peter Barnes.

calendar icon11 Apr 2018    By Kathe C. Andersen

World-renowned composer Philip Glass to be at the Lied Center for 'A Celebration of Philip Glass'

Lincoln, Neb.--“A Celebration of Philip Glass” will take place on Tuesday, April 17 at the Lied Center for Performing Arts. The event is the culmination of a 24-year friendship between Marguerite Scribante Professor of Piano Paul Barnes and world-renowned composer Philip Glass.

“This one, special night is going to be the culmination of our entire professional relationship,” Barnes said.

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Symphonic Band

calendar icon10 Apr 2018    

Symphonic Band to perform its final program of the season, ‘Homages’

LINCOLN, Neb.— Join the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music Symphonic Band, conducted by Tony Falcone with Graduate Assistant Conductor Rubén Gómez, for its final program of the season, Homages. The concert will feature the epic Enigma Variations by Edward Elgar, Mark Camphouse’s A Movement for Rosa (honoring civil rights heroine Rosa Parks) and Aaron Copland’s immortal Lincoln Portrait with Kabin Thomas, narrator. It will take place Sunday, April 22 at 3 p.m.

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