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Glenn Korff School of Music signage has been added recently to the Westbrook Music Building. The signage will appear on both the east and west sides of the building and will be backlit from dusk to dawn.

calendar icon25 Aug 2014    

New era coming this fall at the Glenn Korff School of Music

Highlighted by the musical, City of Angels, a performance 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 University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music is excited to announce its Fall 2014 season.

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 Adults can take the 11-week piano class at UNL starting Sept. 15 and 16.

calendar icon25 Aug 2014    

Community Piano Experience at UNL to begin

All adults wishing to take piano lessons, or further their piano playing skills, can participate in the 11-week UNL Community Piano Experience starting on Sept. 15 and 16 in the fall semester.

The once-a-week program offers beginning and intermediate piano classes to adults in the community as a way of providing recreational piano lessons in a relaxed atmosphere.

Brenda Wristen, an associate professor of music at UNL, started the piano experience in 2002. She also directs the piano pedagogy and keyboard skills programs at the university.

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The seats in Kimball Recital Hall have been reupholstered and repaired this summer. Photo by Michael Reinmiller.

calendar icon25 Aug 2014    

UNL's Glenn Korff School of Music begins webcasting concerts this fall

This fall, the University of Nebraska–Lincoln’s Glenn Korff School of Music will begin regular webcasting of selected concerts in Kimball Recital Hall to help reach a worldwide audience for its world-class performances.

“We’ve consulted with people who are doing this as well as anybody in the world, and we think we’re benefitting a lot to get a successful launch to this initiative,” said John W. Richmond, Director of the Glenn Korff School of Music.

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Glenn Korff School of Music signage has been added recently to the Westbrook Music Building. The signage will appear on both the east and west sides of the building and will be backlit from dusk to dawn

calendar icon15 Aug 2014    

New era coming this fall at the Glenn Korff School of Music

LINCOLN, Neb.— Highlighted by the musical, City of Angels, a performance 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 University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music is excited to announce its Fall 2014 season.  

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Big Red Singers

calendar icon11 Aug 2014    

Big Red Singers take the stage on Saturday, August 23

LINCOLN, Neb.— The University of Nebraska-Lincoln's own Big Red Singers will take the stage on Saturday, August 23 at 7:30 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall.

The performance is a highlight of Big Red Welcome in a high-energy performance of singing and expert choreography. They will present songs by the likes of Justin Timberlake, Kevin Rudolf, and more.

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Cornhusker Marching Band

calendar icon08 Aug 2014    

Cornhusker Marching Band takes over Memorial Stadium

LINCOLN, Neb.— The Cornhusker Marching Band's annual exhibition performance will take place Friday, August 22 at 7 p.m. in Memorial Stadium on the University of Nebraska-Lincoln campus.

You'll see highlights of what the Cornhusker Marching Band and has been working on during their pre-season Band Camp, including the famous "drill down," a preview of the first halftime show, the Nebraska Pregame Spectacular, and many more Husker favorites.

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(left to right) Nathaniel Sullivan, Angela Gilbert, Kayla Wilkens and Jeremy Brown at the NATS National Conference. Kayla Wilkens

calendar icon17 Jul 2014    

Four Glenn Korff School of Music Students Receive Recognition at NATS National Conference

Four students from the University of Nebraska–LIncoln's Glenn Korff School of Music received recognition at the National Association of Teachers of Singing (NATS) National Conference in Boston July 4-5:

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Tyler White

calendar icon07 Jul 2014    

White a finalist for The American Prize in Composition

Tyler White, professor of composition and conducting and Director of Orchestras in the Glenn Korff School of Music, is one of eight finalists for The American Prize (TAP) in Composition in opera/theater/film in 2014 for his opera, “O Pioneers!”

Winners for the prize will be selected in July or August.

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Christopher Marks, Associate Professor of Organ

calendar icon24 Jun 2014    

UNL's Marks receives two grants for recording music of Seth Bingham

Associate Professor of Organ Christopher Marks has received two grants to support the recording of his third CD of the music of Seth Bingham.

Last spring, he received a $10,000 Arts and Humanities research grant from the UNL Office of Research and Economic Development. And in June he was awarded a $2,200 grant from the San Francisco Chapter of the American Guild of Organists.

Bingham (1882-1972) was an American organist and a prolific composer. His compositions include works for organ, choral, orchestral and chamber music, though most of his compositions were for organ.

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calendar icon11 Jun 2014    

Jazz isn't only in June

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music has jazz performances throughout the year. Here is the current group schedule for the Fall Semester:

UNL Jazz Orchestra and UNL Big Band, October 28, 7:30 p.m., Kimball Recital Hall
Jazz Combos, November 18, 7:30 p.m., Westbrook Music Building
Faculty Jazz Ensemble, December 8, 7:30 p.m., Kimball Recital Hall
UNL Jazz Orchestra and UNL Big Band, December 12, 7:30 p.m., Kimball Recital Hall

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