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calendar icon17 Feb 2015    

UNL Opera’s, A Wedding, coming to Kimball Recital Hall

LINCOLN, Neb.— UNL Opera will be hosting A Wedding on Friday, February 27 at 7:30 p.m. and again on Sunday, March 1 at 3 p.m. Both of the performances will take place in Kimball Recital Hall.

A Wedding is a comic opera based on Robert Altman’s 1978 film and was composed by William Bolcom, who served as the inaugural appointee to the Ariel Bybee Endowed Visiting Professor of Opera at the Glenn Korff School of Music.

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calendar icon17 Feb 2015    

Faculty Jazz Ensemble performance moved to Westbrook Recital Hall

LINCOLN, Neb.— The upcoming Faculty Jazz Ensemble performance scheduled for March 9 at 7:30 p.m. has been moved to the Westbrook Recital Hall. The event will also be live webcast and is free and open to the public.  

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

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Midday Soireé poster

calendar icon12 Feb 2015    

University Singers join with Abendmusik for Duruflé’s Requiem

Lincoln, Neb.--Join Abendmusik for a Midday Soireé combining performances of Maurice Duruflé’s Requiem, sung by the University Singers from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s Glenn Korff School of Music with the Abendmusik Orchestra under the direction of Dr. Peter Eklund, and Francis Poulenc’s Concerto for Organ, Strings and Timpani with organ soloist Tom Trenney, under the direction of conductor Jeremy Bankson. The concert is on Sunday, February 15 at 4 p.m. at First-Plymouth Church, 20th and D Streets in Lincoln. There will be a 3 p.m.

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Christopher Marks

calendar icon06 Feb 2015    

Marks to perform faculty recital Feb. 10

Lincoln, Neb.--Glenn Korff School of Music Associate Professor of Organ Christopher Marks will present his faculty recital on Tuesday, Feb. 10 at 7:30 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall, which will feature music from both French and American composers.
 
The concert is free and open to the public. It will also be webcast. Visit https://music.unl.edu/webcasts the evening of the concert for the link.
 
His recital will feature works by both French and American composers.
 

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Concordia String Trio

calendar icon05 Feb 2015    

Concordia String Trio to perform at St. Marks On The Campus

LINCOLN, Neb.— The Concordia String Trio will perform works by German composer Hermann Berens, a trio in the style of early Beethoven or Mozart by Polish composer Jan Kleczynski, and the String Trio by the well-known American composer Robert Muczynski at its concert on February 12 at St. Marks On The Campus at 7:30 p.m.

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An opening casting event will be held to select the new Arts & Architecture Cast on Feb. 20 and 27.

calendar icon29 Jan 2015    

Arts & Architecture look for new Cast Ambassadors at Open Casting Calls

Lincoln, Neb.— The Hixson-Lied College of Fine and Performing Arts and the College of Architecture are inviting all undergraduate students to audition for the 2015-2016 Arts & Architecture Cast on Feb. 20 and 27 from 3:30-6:30 p.m. in Richards Hall Rm. 17. The students who are selected will serve as brand ambassadors for the college. Cast ambassadors will promote pride and develop awareness of the college and its academic programs through social media, printed materials and special appearances.  

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calendar icon29 Jan 2015    

Upcoming Performance Postponed Until the Fall of 2015

LINCOLN, Neb.— The Kevin Hanrahan and Jamie Reimer Glenn Korff School of Music performance scheduled for February 5 in Kimball Recital Hall has been postponed until the fall semester of 2015 with a date yet to be determined.
For a full listing of University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music events, visit music.unl.edu.

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Steven Cohen

calendar icon28 Jan 2015    

Masters student Cohen plays with Mannheim Steamroller for TV special

LINCOLN, Neb.— Steven Cohen could barely contain his excitement over the holidays.
The second-year Glenn Korff School of Music masters student, pursuing a Master of Music in Horn Performance, had news he wanted to share but knew that he couldn’t quite let it out. But once it all came into place, a smiling Cohen finally got to share – he performed with Mannheim Steamroller on a movie special for TV and DVD for the 2015 holiday season as part of performances at Omaha’s Orpheum Theater.

 

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Nebraska Sings event is March 21

calendar icon28 Jan 2015    

Lied invites vocalists to apply for statewide choral event

Lincoln, Neb.--Singers from across Nebraska will unite in song March 21 as part of Nebraska Sings. The event celebrates the Lied Center for Performing Arts' 25th anniversary and the world premiere of "Let There Be Music," a newly commissioned choral work by nationally recognized composer and Nebraskan, Kurt Knecht.

All Nebraska vocalists, ages 16 and up, can apply to be part of the statewide choral celebration. Applications for individuals to participate in Nebraska Sings are being accepted through Feb. 13.

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winter winds festival

calendar icon27 Jan 2015    

Hundreds attend UNL’s Winter Festival

LINCOLN, Neb.— The Winter Festival, a unique concert band and chamber ensemble festival for high school sophomores, juniors and seniors, took over the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music Westbrook Music Building and the Kimball Recital Hall the weekend of January 23-25.

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