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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

calendar icon10 Oct 2017    

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

calendar icon06 Oct 2017    

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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Madeline Hinrichs, Untitled, oil on canvas with fabric, 2017.

calendar icon05 Oct 2017    

Nebraska National exhibition continues through Oct. 20 at Eisentrager-Howard Gallery

Lincoln, Neb.—The University of Nebraska–Lincoln’s School of Art, Art History & Design is hosting the sixth annual Nebraska National Undergraduate Juried Art Exhibition. The exhibition features the work of the best undergraduate student artists from across the country.

Nebraska National continues through Oct. 20 in the Eisentrager-Howard Gallery in Richards Hall. There will be a reception on Friday, Oct. 6 from 5-7 p.m. in the gallery with the awards announced at 6 p.m.

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University Singers

calendar icon05 Oct 2017    

University Singers to perform ‘Light and Life’ at Newman Center

LINCOLN, Neb.— “Light and Life” will be the title of the University Singers fall performance that will take place in the magnificent new campus Newman Center at the corner of 16th and Q Streets at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, October 12. It is free and open to the public.

 

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Chiara String Quartet

calendar icon04 Oct 2017    

‘Heavenly Voices’ highlight second Chiara series concert

LINCOLN, Neb.— On Wednesday, October 18, 2017 at 7:30 p.m., the Chiara String Quartet (Rebecca Fischer and Hyeyung Julie Yoon, violins; Jonah Sirota, viola; Gregory Beaver, cello) continue their performances on 2017-2018 Hixson-Lied Concert Series at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s Glenn Korff School of Music in Kimball Recital Hall (11th and R Streets). Single tickets $20 for adults; $10 for seniors (62 and over) and $5 for students are available the night of the performance or call the Lied Center Box Office 402-472-4747.

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