Nathan Koch

calendar icon21 May 2019    By Brian G Reetz

Koch named as Assistant Professor of Bassoon at the GKSOM

Dr. Nathan Koch is the newly-appointed Assistant Professor of Bassoon and Music Theory at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s Glenn Korff School of Music and the newest member of the resident faculty woodwind ensemble, the Moran Woodwind Quintet.

“I am incredibly excited and honored to join the wonderful faculty of the Glenn Korff School of Music,” Koch said, “and I look forward to working with the amazing young musicians within the program to help them reach their full potential.”

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Back row, left to right: Kathe Andersen, Sandra Williams, Jacqueline Mattingly, Meghan Stratman, Dean Chuck O’Connor and Allison Casey. Front row, left to right: Chris Irvin, David von Kampen and Walker Pickering. Not pictured: Colleen Syron and Hans Sturm. Photo by Justin Mohling.

calendar icon15 May 2019    

Hixson-Lied Faculty, Staff awards presented

Lincoln, Neb.--The Hixson-Lied Faculty and Staff Awards were presented at the Hixson-Lied College of Fine and Performing Arts Honors Day celebration on Saturday, April 27, 2019. These awards are made possible by the Hixson-Lied Endowment.

The following awards were presented:

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(from left) Karen Becker, Seung-Kyung Baek, Kelli Bower, Gayle Rocz, Hye-Won Hwang

calendar icon03 May 2019    By Brian G Reetz

GKSOM faculty, students plan travel, collaborations in South Korea

Interdisciplinary and globally impactful collaborations can change mindsets, which brings understanding and creativity to audiences throughout the world. What started as a partnership with University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music faculty members Karen Becker (cello) and Hye-Won Hwang (dance) will be taken to another level as they embark with a few GKSOM students to South Korea this month.

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Claudia Holm

calendar icon25 Apr 2019    

Claudia Holm named winner of Presser Scholarship at University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s Glenn Korff School of Music

University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music’s Claudia Holm has been named the winner of the Presser Scholarship given by The Presser Foundation.

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Matthew Carter and Trey Meyer

calendar icon25 Apr 2019    

Carter, Meyer awarded Glenn Korff Distinguished Artist/Scholar Awards

The Glenn Korff Distinguished Undergraduate and Graduate Artist/Scholar Awards were awarded as part of the Glenn Korff School of Music Honors Day Convocation in Westbrook Music Building on Thursday, April 25, 2019 on the University of Nebraska-Lincoln campus.

Intended to recognize and reward excellence in performance and/or scholarship in the Glenn Korff School of Music, the winners of these prestigious awards for 2019-20 are – Undergraduate: Matthew Carter; Graduate: Trey Meyer. 

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Lincoln Friends of Chamber Music presents the premiere of "Time and the River," featuring a commissioned work by composer Kurt Knecht (D.M.A. 2009) and incoporating visual images from the Platte Basin Timelapse project.

calendar icon24 Apr 2019    

"Time and the River" features new work by Korff School alumnus, visual images from Platte Basin Timelapse project

Lincoln, Neb.--Lincoln Friends of Chamber Music will bring together science, photography, musical composition, performance and philanthropy when they present "Time and the River," on Saturday, April 27, under the baton of composer Kurt Knecht (D.M.A. 2009).

The performance is at 7:30 p.m. in Kimball Hall. Tickets are $15 general and $5 students and are available in advance from the Lied Center Box Office at (402) 472-4747, online at www.liedcenter.org/events (enter "lfcm") or at the door.

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(from left) Ethan Millington, Craig Fuller and Rubén Darío Gómez

calendar icon17 Apr 2019    By Brian G Reetz

Fuller leaving a Legacy in the world

When one enriches other’s lives, makes significant contributions to the world and leaves a special feeling in the community one serves, it’s a legacy. It’s something that Craig Fuller has created in his 40 years of working with tuba/euphonium students at the University of Nebraska.

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Rubén Darió Gómez

calendar icon16 Apr 2019    By Kathe C. Andersen

Korff School graduate student wins North American Student Composer Competition

Lincoln, Neb.--Rubén Darió Gómez, a second-year Doctor of Musical Arts student in the Glenn Korff School of Music, has won the North American Student Composer Competition organized and sponsored by MetWinds, a Boston-area wind ensemble.

As the winner of the competition, he will receive a $1,000 commission to write a five- to eight-minute piece for the ensemble, which will premiere in November 2020 during the ensemble’s 50th anniversary celebration.

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Symphony Orchestra

calendar icon15 Apr 2019    

‘Gallery of Titans’ closes out UNLSO season

LINCOLN, Neb.— The University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music’s Symphony Orchestra closes its 2018-19 season with “Gallery of Titans,” a celebration of works by Mozart, Bach, and Mahler on Sunday, April 28 at 7:30 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall.

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calendar icon15 Apr 2019    

Come join Time Travelers, a Musical Theatre Revue

LINCOLN, Neb.— TIME TRAVELERS: A Musical Theatre Revue, directed by Alisa Belflower, will take place at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, April 26 in the Westbrook Recital Hall at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s Glenn Korff School of Music.

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