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Dave Hall

calendar icon20 Sep 2013    

Hall makes his faculty artist performance debut-Postponed

Note: This concert has been postponed. Watch music.unl.edu for information on rescheduling.

New Glenn Korff School of Music faculty Dave Hall will present a percussion recital at 7:30 p.m. on October 1st in Kimball Recital Hall.

“The unique thing about percussion recitals is the instrumentation is always different, and the wide array of sounds and possibilities present in percussion music is always exciting to me,” Hall said. “This recital will feature a mix of solo and chamber works and will traverse a wide expressive range from aggressive to cerebral to joyful.”

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Dr. Diane Barger

calendar icon18 Sep 2013    

Barger to showcase E-flat clarinet's amazing capabilities

Think the E-flat clarinet is only an orchestral instrument used to portray such characters as the titular mythical prankster "Till" in Richard Strauss's famous tone poem, Till Eulenspiegel Einmal Anders!??? Hixson-Lied Professor of Clarinet, Dr. Diane Barger, showcases the instrument's capabilities in her September 29th recital, "Duos, Dances and Other Delights" at 7:30 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall. The event is free and open to the public.

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Carol Cope

calendar icon16 Sep 2013    By Brian Reetz

UNL alumna Cope leaves $1 million to support music, business

University of Nebraska–Lincoln alumna Carol Cope has directed a $1 million gift through her estate to provide permanently endowed support for faculty professorships in business and music at UNL.

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Leonard Bernstein

calendar icon10 Sep 2013    By Brian Reetz

UNL Faculty Presents Leonard Bernstein's Music For Brass

Leonard Bernstein completed his suite of brass pieces on April 8, 1959. They were written for members of the New York Philharmonic and received their premier at Carnegie Hall. The pieces were commissioned by the Juilliard Musical Foundation. This set of pieces, to be performed by members of the Glenn Korff School of Music faculty, is rarely performed as a set and are all influenced by Bernstein's love of jazz. The event will take place at 3 p.m., September 22 in Kimball Recital Hall.

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Jamie Reimer

calendar icon06 Sep 2013    By Brian Reetz

Reimer to present recital of American Art Songs

Soprano Jamie Reimer and pianist Michael Cotton present a recital of American art songs on Thursday, September 19. The event at Kimball Recital Hall begins at 7:30 p.m. and is free and open to the public.

The repertoire explores the rich harmonies and lyrical vocal lines of the late 19th century through the middle 20th century, and includes works by Ernst Bacon, Amy Marcy Cheney Beach, and John Duke.

Audiences will also hear the American premiere of Robert Owens' 4 Sonnets to Duse, written in 2012 for Jamie Reimer to the poetry of Sara Teasdale

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 Rebecca Fischer

calendar icon28 Aug 2013    By Brian Reetz

Chiara String Quartet’s Fischer prepares for solo recital

Rebecca Fischer, violinist of the acclaimed Chiara String Quartet, presents a recital of all unaccompanied violin music on September 10 in UNL's Kimball Recital Hall. The performance begins at 7:30 p.m. and is free and open to the public.

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Rebecca Clarke

calendar icon27 Aug 2013    

Faculty concert to feature work of Rebecca Clarke

Violist Clark Potter, violinist David C. Neely, mezzo-soprano Kate Butler and pianist Ann Chang present the luscious music of the English composer and violist Rebecca Clarke (1886-1979) at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 8 at Kimball Recital Hall. The Glenn Korff School of Music event is free and open to the public.

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ifteen members of the University of Nebraska Cornhusker Marching Band

calendar icon23 Aug 2013    

Surprise trip to Boulder Thanks Korff

Fifteen members of the University of Nebraska Cornhusker Marching Band went on a secret, surprise trip to Boulder, Colorado during the past two days.

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calendar icon22 Aug 2013    

Glenn Korff School of Music announces Fall 2013 season

Highlighted by the UNL Opera production of Benjamin Britten's Albert Herring, two concerts in the Hixson-Lied Concert Series of the Chiara String Quartet, and the Cornhusker Marching Band Highlights Show at the Lied Center for Performing Arts, the Glenn Korff School of Music is excited to announce its Fall 2013 season.

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