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Grad Jazz Combo, Vocal Jazz Ensemble combine for recital

LINCOLN, Neb.— The Graduate Jazz Combo I and the Vocal Jazz Ensemble will combine for a night of performance on Tuesday, October 24 at 7:30 p.m. in Westbrook Recital Hall. The Graduate Jazz Combo I will perform three pieces by graduate student Andrew Janak, including For GK as well as a piece by Christian Chesanek. The Vocal Jazz Ensemble will perform Bli Bip, You are There and By Fire.

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The Nebraska Chapter of the American Liszt Society and the Glenn Korff School of Music are sponsoring Lisztomania to celebrate pianist and composer Franz Liszt’s 206th Birthday. Lisztomania! A Birthday Celebration Franz Liszt as Poet, Pianist and Priest is Sunday, Oct. 22.

calendar icon11 Oct 2017    

Barnes to celebrate Franz Liszt’s birthday with Lisztomania

Lincoln, Neb.--The Nebraska Chapter of the American Liszt Society and the Glenn Korff School of Music are sponsoring Lisztomania to celebrate pianist and composer Franz Liszt’s 206th Birthday.

Lisztomania! A Birthday Celebration Franz Liszt as Poet, Pianist and Priest is Sunday, Oct. 22 at 7:30 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall. The event is free and open to the public. The concert will also be live webcast. Visit music.unl.edu the day of the concert for the link.

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Twenty-four Master of Fine Arts students from the School of Art, Art History & Design wlil open their studios on Oct. 20.

calendar icon11 Oct 2017    

Open Studios event is Oct. 20

Lincoln, Neb.--Graduate students in the Master of Fine Arts (MFA) program in the University of Nebraska–Lincoln’s School of Art, Art History & Design will be hosting an Open Studios event on Friday, Oct. 20 from 5-7 p.m. in Richards Hall. Admission is free and open to the public.

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calendar icon11 Oct 2017    

Applications sought for Nebraska Young Artist Awards

Lincoln, Neb.--The Hixson-Lied College of Fine and Performing Arts is seeking applications for the 21st annual Nebraska Young Artist Awards.

The awards annually recognize 11th-grade students from Nebraska who are talented in visual art, dance, music, theatre, and film and new media. These students exemplify the pinnacles of creativity in one of the fine and performing arts.

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calendar icon10 Oct 2017    

Chamber Singers to perform ‘Sing We and Chant It’

LINCOLN, Neb.— The University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music’s Chamber Singers will perform “Sing We and Chant it” Masterworks from the Golden Age of Vocal Music on Sunday, October 22 at 3 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall.

 

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calendar icon10 Oct 2017    

GKSOM success continues at Nebraska NATS

Students in the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music once again had a tremendous amount of success at the Nebraska NATS (National Association of the Teachers of Singing) Student Auditions that took place at the University of Nebraska-Kearney on Friday, October 6.

GKSOM students won 63 percent of the collegiate prizes including 6 of the 10 first places; 6 of the 10 second places and 5 of the 7 third places.

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A photo from the Mill Creek flood of 1915 in Erie, Pennsylvania. Emily Godbey

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Art historian Godbey and Photographer Coppelman to present Hixson-Lied Visiting Scholar Lectures Oct. 19

Lincoln, Neb.--The University of Nebraska–Lincoln’s 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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calendar icon09 Oct 2017    

Rejoicing kicks off Evenings of Choirs performance in Kimball

LINCOLN, Neb.— The University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music’s Evenings of Choirs concert (University Women’s Chorale, Varsity Men’s Chorus and All-Collegiate Choir) will start with a monumental and seminal choral work from the 20th-Century, Benjamin Britten’s amazing “Rejoice in the Lamb” on Thursday, October 19 at 7:30 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall.

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Eva Isaksen

calendar icon06 Oct 2017    

Printmaker Isaksen to present next Hixson-Lied Visiting Artist Lecture

Lincoln, Neb.--The University of Nebraska–Lincoln’s 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.

Printmaker Eva Isaksen will present the next lecture on Wednesday, Oct. 11 at 5:30 p.m. in Richards Hall Rm. 15. Isaksen’s lecture is free and open to the public.

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Hans Sturm & Jackie Allen

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Sturm, Allen combine for ‘Bass Meets Voice’ in Westbrook

LINCOLN, Neb.— Dr. Hans Sturm, University of Nebraska-Lincoln Professor of Double Bass, will perform a duo recital “Bass Meets Voice” with his wife, the award-winning jazz vocalist Jackie Allen on Friday, October 20 at 7:30 p.m. in the Westbrook Recital Hall in the Glenn Korff School of Music.

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