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calendar icon27 Sep 2018    

Saxophone Day canceled

LINCOLN, Neb.— Saxophone Day, scheduled for October 27, 2018 has been canceled. The Bob Sheppard performance, scheduled for October 26 in Westbrook Recital Hall with members of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Jazz Faculty will still take place.

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

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Symphonic Band

calendar icon25 Sep 2018    

UNL’s Symphonic Band to celebrate the music of Leonard Bernstein

LINCOLN, Neb.— The University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music’s Symphonic Band opens its 2018-19 season with a celebration of the music of Leonard Bernstein in honor of the centennial of his birth on Tuesday, October 9 at 7:30 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall.

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Applications for the Nebraska Young Artist Awards are due Dec. 7.

calendar icon24 Sep 2018    

Nebraska high school juniors invited to apply for Nebraska Young Artist Awards

Lincoln, Neb.--The Hixson-Lied College of Fine and Performing Arts is seeking applications for the 22nd annual Nebraska Young Artist Awards.

The Nebraska Young Artist Awards annually recognize 11th grade students from Nebraska who are gifted and talented in the areas of visual art, dance, music, theatre, and emerging media arts. These students exemplify the pinnacles of creativity in one of the fine and performing arts.
    

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Symphony Orchestra

calendar icon24 Sep 2018    

Symphony blockbusters coming to Kimball on Sunday, October 7

LINCOLN, Neb.— On Sunday, October 7 at 3 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall, the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music ‘s Symphony Orchestra will present the opening concert of its 2018-2019 season. Under the direction of Dr. Tyler Goodrich White, the program will open with Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s beloved Symphony No. 40 in G minor and will close with Dmitri Shostakovich’s powerful Symphony No.

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Jonathan Scales Fourchestra

calendar icon21 Sep 2018    

Acclaimed Jonathan Scales Fourchestra coming to Kimball Recital Hall

LINCOLN, Neb.— Jonathan Scales is one of the most innovative steel pannists on the planet, and is redefining and challenging traditional expectations of his signature instrument. The Jonathan Scales Fourchestra will be performing at 7:30 p.m. on October 2 in Kimball Recital Hall. The performance is free and open to the public.

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Wind Ensemble

calendar icon19 Sep 2018    

UNL Wind Ensemble opens season with ‘Catharsis’

LINCOLN, Neb.— The University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music’s Wind Ensemble opens its 2018-2019 concert season on October 3 at 7:30 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall with a program colored indelibly by Brook’s philosophy, expressed in 1968, as it resonates in contemporary American society. 

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TCB Saxophone Quartet

calendar icon17 Sep 2018    

TCB Saxophone Quartet to perform in Westbrook

LINCOLN, Neb.— Paul Haar (soprano saxophone), Nicholas May (alto saxophone), Wade Howles (tenor saxophone) and Bob Fuson (baritone saxophone), collectively known to enthusiastic audiences as the TCB Saxophone Quartet, bring the sounds of Latin America to the Glenn Korff School of Music. This featured recital will take place on Sunday, September 30, 2018 at 3:00 P.M. in the Westbrook Recital Hall of the Glenn Korff School of Music on the campus of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. 

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calendar icon13 Sep 2018    

‘Moods and Dreams’ opens Flyover New Music Series season

LINCOLN, Neb.— Last year, the Glenn Korff School of Music launched the Flyover New Music Series with the belief that the music written and performed by students in the Glenn Korff School of Music could create a community of musicians and listeners who come together to achieve new heights of humanity and togetherness. 

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Scott Anderson

calendar icon12 Sep 2018    

‘These my thoughts’ presented by GKSOM Trombone Professor Anderson

LINCOLN, Neb.— Scott Anderson, Professor of Trombone at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln’s Glenn Korff School of Music, will present a faculty recital on Wednesday, September 26 at 7:30 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall.

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 Nick May

calendar icon11 Sep 2018    

Alum May returns for guest artist performance

LINCOLN, Neb.— Saxophonist, clarinetist, and composer/arranger Nicholas May has been recognized as an outstanding musician from a young age, picking up the saxophone at age 10 and soon performing with honor groups. May will perform as a guest artist on Tuesday, September 25 at 7:30 p.m. in Westbrook Recital Hall. 

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