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Darryl White

calendar icon27 Sep 2013    

Trumpeter White excited about collaboration

Trumpet Artist Darryl White, pianist Cristina Vlad and Mannheim Steamroller guitarist Ron Cooley have collaborated to present an eclectic display of composers and styles at 7:30 p.m., Thursday, October 3 in Kimball Recital Hall..

“I am very excited to present this collection of music to the public including a David Gates from the 70's!” White said..

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Hans Sturm

calendar icon25 Sep 2013    

Tango music takes center stage at Sturm faculty recital

Double bassist Hans Sturm and pianist Ann Chang perform a recital of expressive and passionate tango music by the legendary Argentine composer Astor Piazzolla at 7:30 p.m., Wednesday, October 2 at Kimball Recital Hall.

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University of Nebraska Brass Quintet

calendar icon24 Sep 2013    

UNL Brass Quintet to perform original 20th century compositions

LINCOLN, Neb.— The University of Nebraska Brass Quintet will perform a selection of original compositions from the 20th Century including the opus 65 Quintet by Jan Koetsier, the Suite Francais by Eugene Bozza, Andre Previn's Four Outings for Brass and one of the first original compositions for the New York Brass Quintet by Collier Jones. The event will take place at 7:30 p.m. on Monday, September 30 in Kimball Recital Hall. The cost of the event is $5 for general admission and $3 for seniors and students.

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The Trans-Nebraska Players

calendar icon24 Sep 2013    

Trans-Nebraska Players take to the Kimball Recital Hall stage Saturday

The Trans-Nebraska Players, a 5-piece chamber ensemble from three different Nebraska collegiate institutions, performs at 3 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 28 in Kimball Recital Hall. The performers are Franziska Brech, flute, and Noah Rogoff, cello, from UNK; David C. Neely, violin, and Clark Potter, viola, from UNL; and pianist James Margetts from Chadron State University.

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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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