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Dr. Liane Hentschke

calendar icon07 Apr 2015    

Brazil’s Dr. Hentschke in residence this week in the Glenn Korff School of Music

Dr. Liane Hentschke from Porto Alegre, Brazil is in residence in the Glenn Korff School of Music Music Education program this week. Hentschke heads all graduate programs in music at the Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS) and is Past President of the International Society for Music Education.

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calendar icon02 Apr 2015    

Saxophone Ensembles prepare for recital in Westbrook

LINCOLN, Neb.— The Saxophone Ensembles at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music will present their spring studio recital on Wednesday, April 15, 2015 at 7:30 p.m. in the Westbrook Recital Hall.

This concert will feature original works and transcriptions by Bach, Hartly, Shaut, Kastner, Mintzer and Tchaikovsky. This concert is free and open to the public and will be live webcast. Visit music.unl.edu the day of the performance for the direct link.

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Barbara Hendricks

calendar icon01 Apr 2015    

Hendricks to host master class, Q&A in Westbrook Music Building

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s Glenn Korff School of Music is excited to have Barbara Hendricks in the Westbrook Music Building later this week.

 

On Thursday afternoon, May 7, from 3:00-4:30 p.m., Ms. Hendricks will present a master class to UNL voice students in Room 119, Westbrook Music Building, with a light reception to follow.

 

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Moran Woodwind Quintet

calendar icon31 Mar 2015    

Moran Woodwind Quintet to perform wide variety of styles of works

LINCOLN, Neb.— On Tuesday, April 14, the Moran Woodwind Quintet, the faculty quintet in residence in the Glenn Korff School of Music at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, will present a recital at 7:30 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall on the UNL Campus.

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calendar icon31 Mar 2015    

Be inspired with a performance from the UNL Trumpet Studio

LINCOLN, Neb.— The University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music Trumpet Studio concert on April 14 at 7:30 p.m. in the Westbrook Recital Hall will feature the inspiring music of Bruce Broughton, Ronald Lo Presti and several original compositions.

The concert will also feature Danny Boy, a ballad written by English songwriter Frederic Weatherly and set to the Irish tune of the “Londonderry Air”.

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Chiara String Quartet Hattie Bestul

calendar icon27 Mar 2015    

Chiara final 2014-15 series concert includes Play with the Chiaras winner

LINCOLN, Neb.— On Friday, April 10, 2015 at 7:30pm, the Chiara String Quartet (Rebecca Fischer and Hyeyung Julie Yoon, violins; Jonah Sirota, viola; Gregory Beaver, cello) will perform the final concert of the 2014-2015 Hixson-Lied Concert Series at University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s Kimball Recital Hall (11th and R Streets), featuring clarinetist Hattie Bestul, winner of the “Play with the Chiaras” auditions. The program will feature Mendelssohn Quartet no. 1, Op. 12 in E-flat Major, Shostakovich’s Quartet No. 5, and Brahms’ Clarinet Quintet in B minor.

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Hattie Bestul

calendar icon26 Mar 2015    

Bestul chosen as winner of Play with the Chiaras

LINCOLN, Neb.— Hattie Bestul (clarinet) was chosen as the winner of the “Play with the Chiaras” auditions. Bestul will be performing the Brahms Clarinet Quintet with the Chiara String Quartet as part of the Hixson-Lied Concert Series taking place on Friday, April 10 at 7:30 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall.

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wet ink

calendar icon26 Mar 2015    

Wet Ink showcases Composition program at UNL

LINCOLN, Neb.— The Composition program at the Glenn Korff School of Music presents its WET INK concert series for the Spring 2015 semester on April 8-9 in the Westbrook Recital Hall. This two-evening concert series features an especially varied and rich set of premieres from the student composers at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.

Both nights begin at 7:30 p.m. The first night will be live webcast. Visit music.unl.edu the night of the event for the direct link. The performances are free and open to the public.

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Momoro Ono

calendar icon25 Mar 2015    

Visiting Instructor of Piano, Ono, to present solo recital in Kimball

LINCOLN, Neb.— Momoro Ono, visiting instructor of piano at the Glenn Korff School of Music, will present a solo recital on Thursday, April 9 at 7:30 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall on the University of Nebraska-Lincoln campus.

The recital, free and open to the public, will include the Bach-Brahms Chaconne for the left hand, sonatas by Haydn & Schubert and Trois Mouvements de Pétrouchka, arranged by Stravinsky himself.

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Justin Lepard

calendar icon25 Mar 2015    

Glenn Korff School Cellist performing in Switzerland tour for new Machover composition

Lincoln, Neb.--Justin Lepard, a senior cello performance major in the Glenn Korff School of Music from Lincoln, Nebraska, is one of 10 ‘ensemble soloists’ that will be premiering a new work by composer Tod Machover next Fall on tour in Switzerland and again in March 2016 in a broader tour of Europe.

Lepard is traveling in late March to Switzerland to work with Machover and the ensemble and to experiment with the electronic hyperinstruments that Machover’s MIT Media Lab produces to workshop the details of the new composition.

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