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Students from the Hixson-Lied College of Fine and Performing Arts and College of Architecture came together for food, fun and music at the Friday Fusion Tailgate in the Arts Quadrangle on Oct. 24.

calendar icon11 Jun 2015    

Hixson-Lied College of Fine and Performing Arts to continue

Lincoln, Neb.--A proposal to create a new Hixson-Lied College of the Arts and Architecture, a consolidation of the Hixson-Lied College of Fine and Performing Arts and College of Architecture at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln, was removed from the June agenda of the Board of Regents today, and UNL officials do not expect it to be considered in the near future.

As a result, the two colleges will continue to operate in their present configurations.

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Onyx Trio ­ Sarah Ng, Violin; Yongwhi Lee, Piano; Miguel Villarreal, Horn

calendar icon10 Jun 2015    

UNL hosts 11th annual Chamber Music Institute

The 11th annual Chamber Music Institute, under the direction of John Bailey, is currently taking place at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln's Glenn Korff School of Music.

The week-long institute offers lessons in performance, composition and entrepreneurship for college students, recent college graduates and international students. All accepted participants receive a full fellowship to attend. The fellows receive coaching and composition master classes, entrepreneurship lectures as well as perform in concert.

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Midwest ClariFest

calendar icon06 May 2015    

Midwest ClariFest proves to be incredible experience

Dr. Frank Kowalsky was the main attraction at University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s 18th annual Midwest ClariFest, hosted by Dr. Diane Barger. On April 18, 2015, sixty-five clarinet students, teachers, and enthusiasts filled the Glenn Korff School of Music’s Kimball Recital Hall stage on the UNL campus to enjoy a day filled with clarinet masterclasses, lectures, and recitals.

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Dr. Eph Ehly

calendar icon06 May 2015    

Ehly named Earl “Pete” Jenkins Endowed Visiting Choral Artist at UNL

LINCOLN, Neb.— Dr. Eph Ehly will be joining the faculty of UNL's Glenn Korff School of Music this fall as the Earl “Pete” Jenkins Endowed Visiting Choral Artist. His duties will include directing the UNL Chamber Singers, teaching the Graduate Choral Literature and Repertoire course, and making guest appearances in the Graduate Choral Conducting course.

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Barbara Hendricks

calendar icon05 May 2015    

Glenn Korff School of Music to host Barbara Hendricks

Lincoln, Neb.--The Glenn Korff School of Music will host UNL Alumna Barbara Hendricks on May 7-8. Hendricks will be giving the undergraduate commencement address and receive an honorary doctor of fine arts degree on May 9 at 9:30 a.m. at Pinnacle Bank Arena.

On Thursday, May 7 from 3-4:30 p.m., Hendricks will present a masterclass to UNL voice students in the Glenn Korff School of Music in Rm. 119 of Westbrook Music Building with a light reception to follow. The masterclass is free and open to the public.

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Tom Larson

calendar icon04 May 2015    

Larson hired as Assistant Professor of Composition

LINCOLN, Neb.— Tom Larson has accepted the position of Assistant Professor of Composition (Emerging Media & Digital Arts) in the Glenn Korff School of Music effective August 2015.

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calendar icon01 May 2015    

Glenn Korff School of Music Announces 2015 Honors Convocation Winners

Here is a list of award winners from the 2015 Glenn Korff School of Music Honors Convocation.

The Sigma Alpha Iota Scholastic Award winner is Karissa Van Liew.

The Sandfort Memorial Scholarship winner is Melanie Sigel.

The undergraduate Ida M. Vreeland Award winner is Caitlin Gilmore.

The graduate Ida M. Vreeland Award winner is Masa Ishikawa.

The Kappa Kappa Psi J. Lee Burke Student Achievement Award winner is Carissa Vinovskis

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John Kosch

calendar icon01 May 2015    

Kosch named winner of Presser Scholarship

University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music’s John Kosch has been named the winner of the Presser Scholarship given by The Presser Foundation.

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John Kosch

calendar icon28 Apr 2015    

Kosch wins Downbeat Student Music Award

University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music Junior John Kosch has been named a winner in Downbeat magazine’s 38th annual Student Music Awards.

Kosch won the Downbeat in Original Compositions – Large Ensemble; Undergraduate College Outstanding Compositions: “A New Hope”.

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Adam Fieldson performs during the Lotte Lenya Competition on April 18, 2015, in Kilbourn Hall of the Eastman School of Music in Rochester, N.Y.

calendar icon27 Apr 2015    

Glenn Korff School Alum Fieldson wins Third Prize in Lotte Lenya Competition

Lincoln, Neb.--Glenn Korff School of Music Alumnus Adam Fieldson (B.M. 2010; M.M. 2013) won Third Prize and $7,500 in the 2015 Lotte Lenya Competition, sponsored by the Kurt Weill Foundation for Music.

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