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Percussion Ensemble

calendar icon16 Nov 2017    

UNL Percussion Ensemble presents “Van Gogh from Space”

LINCOLN, Neb.— The Glenn Korff School of Music’s Percussion Ensemble will perform a concert, “Van Gogh from Space,” at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, November 28 in Kimball Recital Hall.

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The University of Nebraska Brass Quintet

calendar icon14 Nov 2017    

University of Nebraska Brass Quintet to perform rock music

LINCOLN, Neb.— The University of Nebraska Brass Quintet has performed most of the great repertoire for the genre. For the past decade, the group has dedicated itself to showcasing original repertoire. Admittedly some of the repertoire is esoteric. That’s never a problem as our audience has always come back and we think and hope that they have appreciated it. With that said, we discussed a comment made by our late, great colleague Jack Snider.

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calendar icon10 Nov 2017    

UNL’s Large Brass Ensembles will present ‘Brasstastic’

LINCOLN, Neb.— The Large Brass Ensembles at the Glenn Korff School of Music will present their fall concert “Brasstastic” on Monday, November 20 at 7:30 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall.

The Large Brass Ensembles include the Husker Horn Choir, the Nebraska Trombone Ensemble and the Nebraska Tuba-Euphonium Ensemble. The Husker Horn choir, directed by Alan Mattingly, will present works by Beethoven and Janezic. The Nebraska Trombone Ensemble, directed by Scott Anderson, will present Beatlemania! The

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calendar icon08 Nov 2017    

TCB Saxophone Quartet offers “An Afternoon of Resonance”

LINCOLN, Neb.— The TCB Saxophone Quartet will present a featured recital on Sunday, November 19, 2017 at 3:30 p.m. in Westbrook Recital Hall on the campus of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.

 

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Peter and Inge Worth. Photos courtesy of University Archives and Special Collections, University of Nebraska–Lincoln Libraries.

calendar icon07 Nov 2017    

$1 Million-plus endowment from Worths will support arts at Nebraska

Lincoln, Neb.—A newly established, permanent endowment on behalf of a late University of Nebraska–Lincoln professor and his family will mean increased access and opportunity for students seeking education in the arts at Nebraska, as well as key support for research and professional growth in the university’s Hixson-Lied College of Fine and Performing Arts.

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calendar icon06 Nov 2017    

Strong showing by GKSOM at West Central NATS

LINCOLN, Neb.— The University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s Glenn Korff School of Music had a strong showing at the West Central National Association of the Teachings of Singing Student Auditions this past weekend at the University of Northern Colorado in Greeley.

 

They were rewarded with 24 percent of the collegiate awards:

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calendar icon01 Nov 2017    

UNL Saxophone Studio presents ‘Four By Four’

LINCOLN, Neb.— The University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music’s saxophone studio will present a recital “Four By Four” at 7:30 p.m., Monday, November 13 in the Westbrook Recital Hall.

The recital is directed by Paul Haar, associate professor of music, with assistance from Nick Snow. The program will feature four saxophone quartets presenting a variety of literature (both original and transcription) for the saxophone quartet. Featured composers include Bolcom, Ramsoe, Schumann, Jean Jean, Glazounov and Singlee.

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The Moran Woodwind Quintet’s fall recital on Nov. 15 will feature the premiere of a commissioned piece by Scott McAllister titled “OK Quintet.” Photo by Michael Reinmiller.

calendar icon01 Nov 2017    

Moran Quintet to premiere McAllister’s ‘OK Quintet’

Lincoln, Neb.--The Moran Woodwind Quintet’s fall recital on Nov. 15 will feature the premiere of a commissioned piece by Scott McAllister titled “OK Quintet.”

The recital is at 7:30 p.m. in Westbrook Recital Hall Rm. 119. Admission is free and open to the public.

The Moran Woodwind Quintet is the resident faculty quintet at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln and includes John Bailey, flute; Diane Barger, clarinet; Alan Mattingly, horn; Jeffrey McCray, bassoon; and William McMullen, oboe.

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calendar icon31 Oct 2017    

Concerto Solo Competition winners announced

LINCOLN, Neb.— The winners of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music 2017 Concerto Solo Competition have been announced. On the Graduate level, Jordan Redd (horn) and Liping Xia (piano) were named the winners with Hayley Shoemaker (mezzo soprano) and Evan van Breemen (flute) named as honorable mention. On the Undergraduate level, Anthony McIntosh (marimba) and Hannah Willard (violin) were named the winners with Riley Beranek (cello) and Alyssa Pracht (oboe) named as honorable mention.

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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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