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Wind Ensemble

calendar icon11 Apr 2018    

Wind Ensemble concludes its season with ‘Botanicals’

LINCOLN, Neb.— The University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music Wind Ensemble will conclude its season with four works spanning more than forty years that nevertheless share a dramatic ethos on Monday, April 23 at 7:30 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall.

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Paul Barnes (left) and Philip Glass review the score for "Annunciation." Photo by Peter Barnes.

calendar icon11 Apr 2018    By Kathe C. Andersen

World-renowned composer Philip Glass to be at the Lied Center for 'A Celebration of Philip Glass'

Lincoln, Neb.--“A Celebration of Philip Glass” will take place on Tuesday, April 17 at the Lied Center for Performing Arts. The event is the culmination of a 24-year friendship between Marguerite Scribante Professor of Piano Paul Barnes and world-renowned composer Philip Glass.

“This one, special night is going to be the culmination of our entire professional relationship,” Barnes said.

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Symphonic Band

calendar icon10 Apr 2018    

Symphonic Band to perform its final program of the season, ‘Homages’

LINCOLN, Neb.— Join the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music Symphonic Band, conducted by Tony Falcone with Graduate Assistant Conductor Rubén Gómez, for its final program of the season, Homages. The concert will feature the epic Enigma Variations by Edward Elgar, Mark Camphouse’s A Movement for Rosa (honoring civil rights heroine Rosa Parks) and Aaron Copland’s immortal Lincoln Portrait with Kabin Thomas, narrator. It will take place Sunday, April 22 at 3 p.m.

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calendar icon06 Apr 2018    

Moran Woodwind Quintet performance canceled

LINCOLN, Neb.— The Moran Woodwind Quintet performance scheduled for Thursday, April 12 has been canceled.   

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

 

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Jazz Orchestra and Big Band

calendar icon06 Apr 2018    

Saxophonist McCaslin to perform with UNL Jazz Orchestra

LINCOLN, Neb.— The UNL Jazz Studies area in the Glenn Korff School of Music and Chateau Development LLC announce the final large ensemble concert for the 2017-2018 season for Friday, April 20 at 7:30 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall.

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calendar icon06 Apr 2018    

University Singers, Chamber Singers to perform at Westminster

LINCOLN, Neb.— The University Singers and Chamber Singers at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music will combine for a night of music on Thursday, April 19 at 7:30 p.m. at the Westminster Presbyterian Church (2110 Sheridan Blvd.). The performance is free and open to the public.

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Evenings of Dance at the Carson Theatre

calendar icon06 Apr 2018    

Evenings of Dance planned for April 19-22

LINCOLN, Neb.— The Dance area in the Glenn Korff School of Music at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln will present the 13th annual Evenings of Dance concert on April 19-22, 2018.

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calendar icon06 Apr 2018    

Graduate Jazz Combo, Vocal Jazz Ensemble plan night of Jazz

LINCOLN, Neb.— The Glenn Korff School of Music’s Graduate Jazz Combo and the Vocal Jazz Ensemble will combine for a night of music on Tuesday, April 10 at 7:30 p.m. in Westbrook Recital Hall. The performance is free and open to the public.

The Graduate Jazz Combo will perform a couple of original pieces from students Andrew Janak and Christian Chesanek as well as a couple of arrangements by students, Janak and Chris Leach, of works of Sonny Rollins and Chick Corea.

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Jazz Combo performing in Westbrook Recital Hall

calendar icon06 Apr 2018    

Jazz Combos take Westbrook stage on back to back nights

LINCOLN, Neb.— There will be back to back Jazz Combo performances at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music on Sunday, April 15 and Monday, April 16 in Westbrook Recital Hall.

On Sunday, the Undergraduate Jazz Combos take center stage at 3 p.m. There will be four combos performing on the night lead by coaches Kyle Granville, Michael Kraft and Chris Leach. Music includes selections from Dizzy Gillespie, Freddie Hubbard, Bobby Timmons and John Coltrane.

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Hyeyung Yoon & Gabriela Lena Frank

calendar icon05 Apr 2018    

Yoon teams with Frank for final concert at UNL

LINCOLN, Neb.— In a farewell concert celebrating her thirteen years of teaching and performing at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music, violinist Hyeyung Yoon will be joined by composer and pianist Gabriela Lena Frank in a concert featuring Frank’s compositions on Friday, April 13 at 7:30 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall. The event is free and open to the public.

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