calendar icon01 Nov 2019    

Becker, Clinton present ‘Make Music, Not War’

Dr. Karen Becker, cello, and Dr. Mark Clinton, piano, professors in the Glenn Korff School of Music, will present “Make Music, Not War” on Thursday, November 14th at 7:30 p.m. in Westbrook Recital Hall on the University of Nebraska-Lincoln campus. The performance is free and open to the public.

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Jonah Payne

calendar icon01 Nov 2019    

Korff School junior wins Lincoln’s Symphony Orchestra Young Artist Competition

Lincoln, Neb.—Jonah Payne, a junior percussion performance major in the Glenn Korff School of Music from Lincoln, Neb., was selected as the winner of Lincoln’s Symphony Orchestra Young Artist competition for the 2019-2020 season.

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calendar icon31 Oct 2019    

Reimer’s performance has been rescheduled

Jamie Reimer has rescheduled the date of her performance to January 30, 2020 at 7:30 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall.

It was previously scheduled for October.  

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

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(from left): Nathan Koch, bassoon; Alan Mattingly, horn; Diane Barger, clarinet; William McMullen, oboe: John Bailey, flute

calendar icon31 Oct 2019    

Moran Woodwind Quintet’s recital coming up November 13

The Moran Woodwind Quintet will perform a recital of two quintet standards and two newer works in the quintet repertoire on Wednesday, November 13, at 7:30 p.m. in the Glenn Korff School of Music’s Westbrook Recital Hall on the University of Nebraska-Lincoln campus.

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calendar icon31 Oct 2019    

GKSOM Guitar ensemble to perform in Westbrook

The University of Nebraska–Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music Guitar Ensemble presents a program of music that showcases a variety of styles performed in different settings that include solo, duo, quartet, and quintet on Tuesday, November 12 at 7 p.m. in the Westbrook Recital Hall. Free and open to the public.

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Allison Movesian

calendar icon31 Oct 2019    

Movesian wins state woodwind young artist MTNA competition

Glenn Korff School of Music masters student Allison Movesian will compete as a Division Finalist in the MTNA (Music Teachers National Association) Competition after winning the state woodwind young artist competition. Movesian is in her second year of study under Richard H. Larson Distinguished Professor of Music (Flute) Dr. John Bailey.

“It was overall a wonderful experience,” Movesian said. “I had a lot of confidence in my collaborative pianist, Madeline Rogers, and was very excited to work with her again.

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calendar icon25 Oct 2019    

Anderson’s performance has been rescheduled

Glenn Korff School of Music’s Scott Anderson has rescheduled the date of his performance to December 2 at 7:30 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall.

It was previously scheduled in September.  

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

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The Nebraska Lectures will feature "Nebraska Songbook" by Greg Simon and performed by Jamie Reimer, soprano, and Brenda Wristen, piano, on Nov. 8.

calendar icon23 Oct 2019    By Kathe C. Andersen

Nebraska Lectures to feature Simon’s ‘Nebraska Songbook’

Lincoln, Neb.--The Nebraska Lectures, the Chancellor’s Distinguished Speaker Series, presents “Nebraska Songbook” on Friday, Nov. 8 at 3:30 p.m. at Sheldon Museum of Art.

“Nebraska Songbook” is an original composition for soprano and piano by Glenn Korff School of Music Assistant Professor of Composition Greg Simon and will be performed by Jamie Reimer, Associate Professor of Voice, and Brenda Wristen, Professor of Piano and Piano Pedagogy. Simon will open the lecture with a discussion of the meaning and inspiration behind the piece.

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The Percussion Ensemble will perform during the Percussive Arts Society International Convention (PASIC) Nov. 13-16, as well as a recital in Lincoln on Oct. 29. Photo by Justin Mohling.

calendar icon23 Oct 2019    By Kathe C. Andersen

Percussion Ensemble prepares for PASIC with Oct. 29 concert

Lincoln, Neb.--The University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s Percussion Ensemble has won the Percussive Arts Society’s International Percussion Ensemble Competition. They are one of three university percussion ensembles that will perform during the Percussive Arts Society International Convention (PASIC) Nov. 13-16 in Indianapolis, Indiana.

It’s the second win for the Percussion Ensemble, which won for the first time in 2016 and now again in 2019, in its first year of eligibility after winning previously.

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Tyler White (center) rehearses with Patrick McNally (left) and Matthew Gerhold. The Glenn Korff School of Music is premiering a new opera “The Gambler’s Son” by composer Tyler Goodrich White and librettist Laura White.

calendar icon23 Oct 2019    By Kathe C. Andersen

UNL Opera premieres opera based on Sandoz novel on founding of Cozad

Lincoln, Neb.--The Glenn Korff School of Music is premiering a new opera “The Gambler’s Son” by composer Tyler Goodrich White and librettist Laura White. The opera is adapted from Mari Sandoz’s 1960 novel, “Son of the Gamblin’ Man,” which tells the story of the gambler and townsite promoter who founded Cozad, Nebraska, and of his family, particularly his young son, who became the world-famous artist and teacher known as Robert Henri.
    

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