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University Singers

calendar icon25 Sep 2014    

University Singers plan Songs for a Better World

LINCOLN, Neb.— On Thursday, October 16 at 7:30 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall, the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music historic flagship mixed choral ensemble, University Singers, will perform Songs for a Better World: Music from around the Globe. The performance will also be live webcast at music.unl.edu.

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UNL Wind Ensemble

calendar icon24 Sep 2014    

UNL Wind Ensemble opens season October 8

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music Wind Ensemble begins its 2014-2015 season with a study of contrasts, juxtaposing the expected and the unexpected at 7:30 p.m. on October 8 in Kimball Recital Hall. The performance will also be live webcast.

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Jeff McCray conducts Donna Harler-Smith; Clark Potter, viola and violin; John Bailey, flute and piccolo; Kurt Knecht, piano; Lucas Willsie, clarinet and bass clarinet; and Karen Becker, cello, during a rehearsal of "Pierrot Lunaire."

calendar icon10 Sep 2014    

Glenn Korff School of Music presents landmark 'Pierrot Lunaire'

The Glenn Korff School of Music will present Arnold Schoenberg’s landmark of early 20th century music, “Pierrot Lunaire” on Thursday, Oct. 9 at 7:30 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall. The concert is free and open to the public and will also be webcast.

 

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The UNL Faculty Jazz Ensemble performs at the Montreux International Jazz Festival. Photo by Dominique Schreckling.

calendar icon05 Sep 2014    

Faculty Jazz Ensemble Concert rescheduled for November

Lincoln, Neb.--The University of Nebraska–Lincoln Faculty Jazz Ensemble will perform a recital featuring original works and arrangements they performed on their recent European tour on Wednesday, November 12 at 7:30 p.m. in Westbrook Music Building Rm. 119. The concert is free and open to the public.

Their summer tour included performances at The Montreux International Jazz Festival, Jazz at Vienne Festival, Jazz at Brienz Festival and an invitational performance at the United Nations.

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Mark Clinton

calendar icon04 Sep 2014    

Clinton to present ‘The Poetry and Passion of the Piano’

LINCOLN, Neb.— University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music Hixson-Lied Professor of Piano Mark Clinton will present “The Poetry and Passion of the Piano” on September 18 at 7:30 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall. The event is free and open to the public and is also available via live webcast.

 

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University Chorale

calendar icon01 Sep 2014    

Evening of Choirs takes center stage October 13

LINCOLN, Neb.— An Evening of Choirs, featuring the All-Collegiate Choir, the Varsity Men’s Chorus and the University Chorale, will take center stage at 7:30 p.m. on October 13 at Kimball Recital Hall on the University of Nebraska-Lincoln campus.

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UNL Brass Quintet

calendar icon01 Sep 2014    

20th Century Brass Music For Quintet to be performed by University of Nebraska Brass Quintet

LINCOLN, Neb.— The University of Nebraska Brass Quintet will present a recital of 20th Century brass music for quintet at 7:30 p.m. on Monday, September 29 in Kimball Recital Hall on the University of Nebraska-Lincoln campus. 

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Jonah Sirota

calendar icon01 Sep 2014    

Chiara’s Sirota to perform ‘New Works for Viola’ solo recital

Lincoln, NE — On Monday, September 22, 2014 at 7:30pm, violist and UNL faculty member Jonah Sirota will perform a recital featuring composer Robert Sirota’s Compendium de Lumine at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s Kimball Recital Hall (11th and R Streets). The recital’s program, titled “New Works for Viola,” will also include the world premiere of Rodney Lister’s Complicated Grief and Damon Lee’s Still Untitled for Viola and Digital Tanpura.

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calendar icon01 Sep 2014    

Brass faculty goes solo for upcoming performance

LINCOLN, Neb.— Members of the brass faculty at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music will pool their efforts in an evening of solo performances for trumpet, horn, trombone and tuba on October 22 at 7:30 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall.

Works by Johan Neruda, Paul Basler, Gustav Mahler, Eduardo Nogueroles and James Stephenson will be performed by Scott Quackenbush, Trumpet; K. Craig Bircher, Trumpet; Alan Mattingly, Horn; Scott Anderson, Trombone and Craig Fuller, Tuba. The soloists will be accompanied by Michael Cotton.

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Chiara String Quartet Chiara String Quartet

calendar icon29 Aug 2014    

Chiara String Quartet prepares for first performance of the season

On Friday, September 12 at 7:30pm the Chiara String Quartet will perform the first concert of the 2014-2015 Hixson-Lied Concert Series at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s Kimball Recital Hall (11th and R Streets). The performance will include Mozart’s String Quartet in C Major, K.465, Bartok’s String Quartet No. 1 in A minor, and Brahms’ Clarinet Quintet in B Minor with UNL faculty artist Diane Barger – a performance that was snowed out last season.

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