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Chiara String Quartet

calendar icon22 Jan 2015    

Chiara to perform ‘All-American’ program in second concert of series

LINCOLN, Neb.— Lincoln, NE – On Wednesday, February 4, 2015 at 7:30pm, the Chiara String Quartet (Rebecca Fischer and Hyeyung Julie Yoon, violins; Jonah Sirota, viola; Gregory Beaver, cello) will perform the second concert of the 2014-2015 Hixson-Lied Concert Series at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s Kimball Recital Hall (11th and R Streets).

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John Bailey

calendar icon22 Jan 2015    

UNL’s Bailey to perform standards and rarely heard flute repertoire

LINCOLN, Neb.— Glenn Korff School of Music Larson Professor of Flute, John Bailey, assisted by Hixson-Lied Professor of Piano, Mark Clinton, will give a recital of standards and rarely heard flute repertoire on Tuesday, February 3, 2015 at 7:30 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall on the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Campus. The performance is free and open to the public.

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calendar icon15 Jan 2015    

UNL’s Sturm, Larson combine to perform Wildman

LINCOLN, Neb.— University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music Dr. Hans Sturm’s faculty recital will feature UNL faculty jazz pianist and composer, Tom Larson on January 29 at 7:30 p.m. in the Westbrook Recital Hall. They will perform the music of Dr. Joan Wildman, Professor Emeritus of Jazz Studies at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

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Kurt Weill

calendar icon15 Jan 2015    

UNL’s Celebration of American Song to honor Kurt Weill

LINCOLN, Neb.— The University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music is proud to present the eleventh annual Celebration of American Song on January 26 at 7:30 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall. This year’s celebration honors Kurt Weill. As a composer, Weill composed hundreds of songs. His songs have been performed by Frank Sinatra, Bing Crosby, Michael Bublé, Stevie Wonder, Patti Lupone, Kristin Chenoweth, Ella Fitzgerald, and so many others including his wife, Lotte Lenya.

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William McMullen

calendar icon15 Jan 2015    

McMullen preps for recital in Kimball, webcast to the world

LINCOLN, Neb.— University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music Professor of Oboe William McMullen will perform a free concert at 7:30 p.m. on January 20 in Kimball Recital Hall with the event also available via live webcast.

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calendar icon15 Jan 2015    

Upcoming Performance Rescheduled

LINCOLN, Neb.— The Jonah Sirota performance scheduled for March 11 in Kimball Recital Hall has been moved to March 10 in Westbrook Recital Hall at 7:30 p.m.

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

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calendar icon08 Jan 2015    

Glenn Korff School of Music faculty combine for night of music

LINCOLN, Neb.— University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music faculty Diane Barger, Mark Clinton and Jeff McCray will combine to present a night of music in Kimball Recital Hall on January 21 at 7:30 p.m.

This recital program features two “bookends” of works originally composed for clarinet, bassoon, and piano (Hurlstone’s Variations in G minor and Douglas’s Trio #2) and two compositions written for clarinet, piano, and a string instrument (viola – Bruch’s Acht Stücke, op. 83; and cello – Muczynski’s Fantasy Trio, op. 26).

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Karen Becker

calendar icon07 Jan 2015    

Becker to perform world premiere at upcoming recital

LINCOLN, Neb.— Glenn Korff School of Music Professor of Cello Karen Becker and guest pianist Jay Mauchley will perform the world premiere of Laurence Sherr’s Sonata for Cello and Piano: Mir zaynen do! as part of her recital on Thursday, January 15 at 7:30 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall.

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William Bolcom

calendar icon09 Dec 2014    

Bolcom coming to UNL as first-ever Bybee Endowed Visiting Professor of Opera

LINCOLN, Neb.— William Bolcom, who was named 2007 Composer of the Year by Musical America and honored with multiple Grammy Awards for his ground-breaking setting of Blake’s Songs of Innocence and of Experience, will be in residence at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music late January as the inaugural appointee to the Ariel Bybee Endowed Visiting Professor of Opera.

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calendar icon02 Dec 2014    

A night of Musical Theatre not to be missed!

LINCOLN, Neb.— If you love musical theatre, the Musical Theatre Showcase night on Friday, December 12 at 7:30 p.m. is not to be missed.

Nine scenes from both classic and more contemporary musicals will be performed in a 50-minute, free performance by UNL’s award-winning musical theatre students in the Glenn Korff School of Music Westbrook Recital Hall on the University of Nebraska-Lincoln campus.

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