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Karen Becker performs with the Symphony Orchestra

calendar icon27 Oct 2017    

UNLSO travels to Holdrege for performance Saturday night

LINCOLN, Neb.— The University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music’s Symphony Orchestra will be performing at the Tassel Center for the Performing Arts in Holdrege on Saturday, October 28 at 7:30 p.m. 

Ticketing information may be found at the Tassel website: http://thetassel.org/

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Don Pasquale poster image

calendar icon27 Oct 2017    

UNL Opera program presents ‘Don Pasquale’

The Glenn Korff School of Music’s UNL opera program presents “Don Pasquale” by Gaetano Donizetti and directed by Professor and Director of Opera William Shomos and conducted by Professor and Director of Orchestras Tyler White.

Performances are Saturday, Nov. 11 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, Nov. 12 at 3 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall.

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Chiara String Quartet, Catherine Herbener, Hans Sturm, Ye-Eun Lyla Cho and Maya Abboud

calendar icon27 Oct 2017    

Play with the Chiara winner announced

The Chiara String Quartet and judges Catherine Herbener and Hans Sturm are excited to announce Maya Abboud, violist (M.M.) as the winner and Ye-Eun Lyla Cho, violinist (M.M.) as the alternate winner of the Play with the Chiaras Audition. Maya Abboud will collaborate and perform with the Chiara Quartet on January 31st as part of the Hixson-Lied Concert Series at Kimball Recital Hall. 

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calendar icon27 Oct 2017    

Undergrad, Grad Jazz Combos to perform on back-to-back nights

LINCOLN, Neb.— The Undergrad and Graduate Jazz Combos of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music will take to the Westbrook Recital Hall stage on back-to-back nights in November.

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Christy Banks

calendar icon26 Oct 2017    

Clarinetist Banks returns for Masters Week

Christy Banks (B.M. 1996; D.M.A. 2005), assistant chair and associate professor of music and coordinator of woodwinds at Millersville University of Pennsylvania, is this year’s Masters Week candidate from the Hixson-Lied College of Fine and Performing Arts.

“I am thrilled,” Banks said. “This is such an honor.”

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calendar icon24 Oct 2017    

Time change for Play with the Chiara performance

LINCOLN, Neb.— The University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music Play with the Chiara performance scheduled for Thursday, October 26 has been rescheduled to start at 7:30 p.m. in Westbrook Music Building Room 132.

 For a full listing of University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music events, visit music.unl.edu.

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calendar icon23 Oct 2017    

UNL Faculty Jazz Ensemble performance to include new music from members

LINCOLN, Neb.— On November 6, the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Faculty Jazz Ensemble will perform its fall concert in Westbrook Recital Hall. The concert will feature new music by Greg Simon, Hans Sturm, and Tom Larson. Also featured is an appearance by renowned jazz vocalist Jackie Allen. The concert starts at 7:30 p.m. and is free and open to the public.

 

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Francisco Souto

calendar icon20 Oct 2017    

Souto named Director of School of Art, Art History & Design

Lincoln, Neb.—Professor of Art Francisco Souto has been named the Director of the University of Nebraska–Lincoln’s School of Art, Art History & Design. He begins his new appointment on Jan. 1, 2018.

“I am pleased that Francisco Souto has accepted our invitation to lead the School of Art, Art History & Design,” said Hixson-Lied College of Fine and Performing Arts Endowed Dean Chuck O’Connor. “This is an exciting time in the School’s history, and I know Francisco will provide bold, steady leadership.”

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The Nebraska Repertory Theatre presents "The Serpent" Nov. 3-19. Photo by John Ficenec.

calendar icon20 Oct 2017    

Nebraska Repertory Theatre presents 'The Serpent'

Lincoln, Neb.--The Johnny Carson School of Theatre and Film with the Hixson-Lied College of Fine and Performing Arts announces the second production of the 2017-2018 Nebraska Repertory Theatre season. The state’s only regional professional theatre opens The Serpent by Jean-Claude van Itallie directed by Wesley Broulik with movement direction by guest artist Morgan Barbour beginning November 3.

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David Emitt Adams, Signal Hill #3, Los Angeles, California.

calendar icon19 Oct 2017    

Photographer Adams to present Hixson-Lied Visiting Scholar Lecture Oct. 26

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.

The next lecture in the series will be presented by Photographer David Emitt Adams on Thursday, Oct. 26 at 7 p.m. in Woods Art Building Rm. 11. Adams’s lecture is free and open to the public.

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