Flyover New Music Series at Westbrook Recital Hall

calendar icon23 Oct 2018    

Come ‘drift’ away with the Flyover New Music Series

LINCOLN, Neb.— “Drifting” is the latest performance title for the Flyover Music Series that will take place on Monday, November 5 at 7:30 p.m. in Westbrook Recital Hall. 

The Flyover New Music Series is the new music series from the composition studio at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln’s Glenn Korff School of Music. The series is administered and overseen by composition faculty and students.

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Moran Woodwind Quintet

calendar icon22 Oct 2018    

Moran Woodwind Quintet to premiere new Steinmetz composition ‘All the Difference’

LINCOLN, Neb.— The Moran Woodwind Quintet’s upcoming recital will be at 7:30 p.m., Sunday, November 4 in Westbrook Recital Hall, and will feature the premiere of a new woodwind quintet by California bassoonist and composer, John Steinmetz, titled, All the Difference. The work was commissioned by the Glenn Korff School of Music at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Cast in four movements, the piece explores and exploits the variety of sounds available to a woodwind quintet.

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calendar icon18 Oct 2018    

Jazz night scheduled for Westbrook

LINCOLN, Neb.— The University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music Vocal Jazz Ensemble and the Graduate Jazz Combo will present a night of Jazz music on Tuesday, October 23 at 7:30 p.m. in Westbrook Recital Hall.

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calendar icon18 Oct 2018    

Hanrahan, guest artist Blom will have a single performance

LINCOLN, Neb.— Glenn Korff School of Music’s Kevin Hanrahan and guest artist Diana Blom, along with friends, will have a single performance on Sunday, February 3 in Kimball Recital Hall at 3 p.m. The original schedule had an additional performance on February 17 in the Sheldon Museum of Art but that performance has been canceled.

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

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Nebraska Trombone Ensemble

calendar icon15 Oct 2018    

Westminster Church to host Nebraska Trombone Ensemble performance

LINCOLN, Neb.— The Nebraska Trombone Ensemble will perform works by composers ranging from Morten Lauridsen to Frank Zappa and Derek Bourgeois at its October 29 performance at Westminster Presbyterian Church (2110 Sheridan Blvd. in Lincoln) beginning at 7 p.m. The Nebraska Trombone Ensemble is comprised of trombone students at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. The ensemble performs both original compositions and transcriptions, some of them by members of the ensemble.

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calendar icon11 Oct 2018    

Three choirs to make for powerful night of voices in Kimball

LINCOLN, Neb.— Three choirs from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music will be part of a performance in Kimball Recital Hall on Thursday, October 18 at 7:30 p.m.

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calendar icon09 Oct 2018    

Becker, Hwang collaborate for Rhythm of Peace – Movement for Change

LINCOLN, Neb.— Rhythm of Peace - Movement for Change will take place at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, October 23 in the Sheldon Museum of Art - Grand Hall. The performance is free and open to the public.

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Tanya Gabrielian

calendar icon09 Oct 2018    

Gabrielian’s performance to combat stigma of mental illness

LINCOLN, Neb.— Even though artists are notorious for dealing with mental health issues, the idea that art can only be created from suffering and pain is a self-defeating concept. Art is a celebration of life and a way to acknowledge that every person, regardless of their personal circumstances, can contribute beauty to this world. But the number of composers that have dealt with mental illness is staggering, as are the statistics of people in the world that deal with mental health issues in their own lives.

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Bob Sheppard

calendar icon08 Oct 2018    

Renowned Jazz Saxophonist Bob Sheppard In Concert With UNL Jazz Faculty On October 26, 2018

The UNL Saxophone Studio, in partnership with Chateau Development LLC, is proud to present legendary saxophonist/woodwind artist Bob Sheppard in concert with the UNL Jazz Faculty.  This concert will take place on Friday, October 26, 2018 in Westbrook Recital Hall at 7:30 PM.

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Jazz Orchestra

calendar icon28 Sep 2018    

UNL Jazz Ensembles ‘Kickoff’ 2018-19 season

LINCOLN, Neb.— The University of Nebraska-Lincoln Jazz Studies area in the Glenn Korff School of Music is proud to present the opening jazz concert of the 2018-19 season, featuring the UNL Big Band and the UNL Jazz Orchestra – “Kickoff”.  This concert will take place on Wednesday, October 10, 2018 in Kimball Recital at 7:30 p.m.  This concert will feature classic works for big band as well as original pieces and arrangem

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