Dr. Brenda Wristen

calendar icon27 Feb 2019    

Wristen named the Outstanding Music Alumna for 2019 by Lubbock Christian University

University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music Associate Professor of Piano and Piano Pedagogy Brenda Wristen, Ph.D., was recently named the Outstanding Music Alumna for 2019 by Lubbock Christian University, where she earned her Bachelor of Arts in Music degree. 

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calendar icon26 Feb 2019    

Flyover offers up ‘Below the Surface’

LINCOLN, Neb.— The Flyover New Music Series presents Below the Surface, featuring world premieres of five new pieces by student composers at the Glenn Korff School of Music on Wednesday, March 13 at 7:30 p.m. in the Westbrook Recital Hall on the University of Nebraska-Lincoln campus.

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calendar icon22 Feb 2019    

UNL Jazz Ensembles prep for upcoming performance, webcast

LINCOLN, Neb.— The UNL Jazz Ensembles will present their first concert of the 2019 year on Thursday, March 7, 2019 at 7:30 pm in Kimball Recital Hall.  This concert will feature classics for jazz ensembles including works by McCoy Tyner, Louis Prima, Oliver Nelson, Thad Jones, Sammy Nestico and more.

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Wind Ensemble Daniel Oshiro

calendar icon22 Feb 2019    

UNL Wind Ensemble performs ‘Imaginary Ballet’, features Oshiro

LINCOLN, Neb.— Join the Wind Ensemble, conducted by Prof. Tony Falcone, for their program titled, Imaginary Ballet on Wednesday, March 6 at 7:30 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall. The concert features Dreamcatcher by Walter Mays and the Frank Pappajohn transcription of Percy Aldridge Grainger’s ambitious large-scale work, The Warriors. Also, Daniel Oshiro will perform the Concerto for Alto Saxophone and Wind Orchestra by Ingolf Dahl as winner of the UNL Concerto Competition.

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Eve D’Ambra. Photo by Karl Rabe/Vassar College.

calendar icon22 Feb 2019    

Vassar College's D'Ambra to present AIA Lecture on portrayal of women in Roman Imperial sculpture

Lincoln, Neb.--Dr. Eve D’Ambra, of Vassar College and one of the foremost scholars on Roman Imperial sculpture, will present a free public lecture titled “Between Elite Style and Mass Appeal:  The Nondescript Imperial Women of the Roman High Empire” on Monday, Feb. 25 at 5:30 p.m. in Richards Hall Rm. 15 on the campus of the University of Nebraska–Lincoln.

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Symphonic Band

calendar icon20 Feb 2019    

Come join in the ‘Motion’ with the UNL Symphonic Band

LINCOLN, Neb.— The UNL Symphonic Band presents the program titled “Motion” on Tuesday, March 5 at 7:30 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall. Under the baton of Graduate Conductor Rubén D. Gómez, the concert features different ways in which composers have used motion as a way of inspiration.

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Paul Barnes

calendar icon19 Feb 2019    

Love, Death and Resurrection performed by Barnes

LINCOLN, Neb.— Glenn Korff School of Music’s Marguerite Scribante Professor of Music Paul Barnes will perform Love, Death, and Resurrection in the Musical Vision of Glass, Bond, Liszt, and Byzantine Chant on Sunday, March 3 at 3 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall.

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calendar icon19 Feb 2019    

UNL Chamber Singers bring ‘Miracles’ to campus

LINCOLN, Neb.— The Glenn Korff School of Music’s Chamber Singers will present a concert featuring living composers on Sunday, March 3 at 7:30 p.m. at St. Mark’s on the Campus. The concert is titled “Miracles,” text by Walt Whitman, after the song composed by senior music education student Drew Firkins (’19) for the choir.

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Virgil Ortiz

calendar icon14 Feb 2019    

Potter Ortiz presents next Hixson-Lied Visiting Artist Lecture

Lincoln, Neb.--Potter Virgil Ortiz will present the next Hixson-Lied Visiting Artist Lecture on Wednesday, Feb. 27 at 5:30 p.m. in Richards Hall Rm. 15. The lecture is free and open to the public.

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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University Singers

calendar icon12 Feb 2019    

University Singers named semi-finalists by The American Prize

LINCOLN, Neb.— The University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music’s University Singers ensemble has just been selected as a semi-finalist in the college/university division of The American Prize national non-profit competitions in the performing arts. The American Prize will be announcing finalists in the division soon.

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