calendar icon29 Aug 2019    

Glenn Korff School of Music celebrates 125th anniversary

LINCOLN, Neb.— This fall the Glenn Korff School of Music (GKSOM) will be celebrating its 125th year as the School of Music at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln.

The GKSOM will be highlighting the history of the School of Music with an anniversary celebration and public convocation on Thursday, Sept. 12 at 3:30 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall. The event is free and open to the public.

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calendar icon29 Aug 2019    

Railyard becomes new home one of UNL’s Friday Pep Bands

The Hail Varsity Railyard Band will have its first appearance on Friday, August 30

 

The Railyard will be a new home for one of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Friday night Pep Bands this season.

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calendar icon28 Aug 2019    

UNL Opera to premiere The Gambler’s Son in Cozad

UNL Opera in the Glenn Korff School of Music at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln is delighted to announce the premiere of a new opera, The Gambler’s Son, by Tyler Goodrich White (composer) and Laura White (librettist).  The Gambler’s Son is adapted from Mari Sandoz’s 1960 novel, Son of the Gamblin’ Man, which tells the true story of the founding of Cozad, Nebraska, of its larger-than-life founder, John J. Cozad, and of Cozad’s son, the illustrious American painter, Robert Henri. 

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Denise Gainey (left) and Diane Barger will perform as the Amicitia Duo on Sept. 12 with Hixson-Lied Professor of Piano Mark Clinton. Courtesy photo.

calendar icon28 Aug 2019    By Kathe C. Andersen

Amicitia Duo performs ‘Play Pretty’ on Sept. 12

Lincoln, Neb.--A birthday, an anniversary and more than 30 years of friendship will be celebrated when the Amicitia Duo performs a recital titled Play Pretty on Sept. 12.

The Amicitia Duo includes Glenn Korff School of Music Professor of Clarinet Diane Barger and University of Alabama at Birmingham Professor of Clarinet Denise Gainey. The duo will be joined by Hixson-Lied Professor of Piano Mark Clinton.

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 In honor of the University of Nebraska–Lincoln’s 150th anniversary this year, all Cornhusker Marching Band halftime shows will carry themes related to “In Our Grit, Our Glory.”  Photo by Justin Mohling.

calendar icon26 Aug 2019    

Cornhusker Marching Band makes debut Aug. 31

Lincoln, Neb.--The University of Nebraska–Lincoln's 299-member Cornhusker Marching Band makes its 2019 debut Aug. 31 at Memorial Stadium with pregame and halftime performances during the football season opener against South Alabama.

In honor of the university’s 150th anniversary this year, all halftime shows will carry themes related to “In Our Grit, Our Glory.”

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calendar icon15 Aug 2019    

Applications open for We Are Nebraska internship

Lincoln, Neb.--Applications are now open for a new internship opportunity for University of Nebraska–Lincoln students of all majors titled WE ARE NEBRASKA Interns.

WE ARE NEBRASKA is a revolutionary internship program that trains students who have shown a commitment to grow as Inclusive & Diverse leaders using a hybrid of APPLIED IMPROV and APPLIED THEATRE. 

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The Cornhusker Marching band at Memorial Stadium

calendar icon12 Aug 2019    

Join thousands for Cornhusker Marching Band Exhibition Performance

LINCOLN, Neb.— The Cornhusker Marching Band Exhibition Performance will take place starting at 7 p.m., Friday, August 23 in Memorial Stadium.

You’ll see highlights of what the Cornhusker Marching Band has been working on during their pre-season Band Camp, including the famous “drill down,” a preview of the first halftime show and hear many more Husker favorites.

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calendar icon02 Aug 2019    

Piano Lessons for Adults!

Have you always wanted to play the piano? Or have you forgotten how to play piano since you were a child? Join Lincoln's Community Piano Experience, a group piano class offered with the help of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s Glenn Korff School of Music Piano Pedagogy faculty and interns! Offering classes at beginning and intermediate levels! Date, time, location, and cost information can be found on our website https://sites.google.com/site/lincolncommunitypiano/.

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Calendar of Events Brochure

calendar icon02 Aug 2019    By Brian G Reetz

Welcome to our 125th Year!

We enthusiastically welcome you to a new year at the Glenn Korff School of Music, our 125th year! As you page through this booklet and learn more about us, we want you to know that though we love sharing our artistic talents with you, we do so much more than performances and we have quite a history to back that up!  

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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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