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calendar icon21 Nov 2017    

Flyover’s second concert of the semester coming up Nov. 29

LINCOLN, Neb.— 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 and its next performance will take place Wednesday, November 29 at 7:30 p.m. in the Westbrook Recital Hall.

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The Student Dance Project is Dec. 1-2 in Mabel Lee Hall's Dance Space.

calendar icon21 Nov 2017    By Kathe C. Andersen

Student Dance Project is Dec. 1-2

Lincoln, Neb.--The Glenn Korff School of Music presents the 13th annual Student Dance Project Dec. 1-2. This program of original work by student choreographers is directed by Associate Professor of Dance Susan Ourada.

Performances are at 7:30 p.m. each night in Mabel Lee Hall Rm. 304/310. Mabel Lee is located at 14th and Vine streets.

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Associate Professor of Piano and Piano Pedagogy Brenda Wristen has co-authored the book "Adaptive Strategies for Small-Handed Pianists," the first book to focus on the topic.

calendar icon21 Nov 2017    By Kathe C. Andersen

Wristen’s new book provides adaptive strategies for small-handed pianists

Lincoln, Neb.--Brenda Wristen has co-authored a book titled “Adaptive Strategies for Small-Handed Pianists,” which has just been released by Oxford University Press. The book brings together information on biomechanics, ergonomics, physics, anatomy, medicine and piano pedagogy to focus on the subject of small-handedness and is the first to focus on the topic.

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Percussion Ensemble

calendar icon16 Nov 2017    

UNL Percussion Ensemble presents “Van Gogh from Space”

LINCOLN, Neb.— The Glenn Korff School of Music’s Percussion Ensemble will perform a concert, “Van Gogh from Space,” at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, November 28 in Kimball Recital Hall.

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The University of Nebraska Brass Quintet

calendar icon14 Nov 2017    

University of Nebraska Brass Quintet to perform rock music

LINCOLN, Neb.— The University of Nebraska Brass Quintet has performed most of the great repertoire for the genre. For the past decade, the group has dedicated itself to showcasing original repertoire. Admittedly some of the repertoire is esoteric. That’s never a problem as our audience has always come back and we think and hope that they have appreciated it. With that said, we discussed a comment made by our late, great colleague Jack Snider.

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calendar icon10 Nov 2017    

UNL’s Large Brass Ensembles will present ‘Brasstastic’

LINCOLN, Neb.— The Large Brass Ensembles at the Glenn Korff School of Music will present their fall concert “Brasstastic” on Monday, November 20 at 7:30 p.m. in Kimball Recital Hall.

The Large Brass Ensembles include the Husker Horn Choir, the Nebraska Trombone Ensemble and the Nebraska Tuba-Euphonium Ensemble. The Husker Horn choir, directed by Alan Mattingly, will present works by Beethoven and Janezic. The Nebraska Trombone Ensemble, directed by Scott Anderson, will present Beatlemania! The

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calendar icon08 Nov 2017    

TCB Saxophone Quartet offers “An Afternoon of Resonance”

LINCOLN, Neb.— The TCB Saxophone Quartet will present a featured recital on Sunday, November 19, 2017 at 3:30 p.m. in Westbrook Recital Hall on the campus of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.

 

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Peter and Inge Worth. Photos courtesy of University Archives and Special Collections, University of Nebraska–Lincoln Libraries.

calendar icon07 Nov 2017    

$1 Million-plus endowment from Worths will support arts at Nebraska

Lincoln, Neb.—A newly established, permanent endowment on behalf of a late University of Nebraska–Lincoln professor and his family will mean increased access and opportunity for students seeking education in the arts at Nebraska, as well as key support for research and professional growth in the university’s Hixson-Lied College of Fine and Performing Arts.

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calendar icon06 Nov 2017    

Strong showing by GKSOM at West Central NATS

LINCOLN, Neb.— The University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s Glenn Korff School of Music had a strong showing at the West Central National Association of the Teachings of Singing Student Auditions this past weekend at the University of Northern Colorado in Greeley.

 

They were rewarded with 24 percent of the collegiate awards:

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calendar icon01 Nov 2017    

UNL Saxophone Studio presents ‘Four By Four’

LINCOLN, Neb.— The University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music’s saxophone studio will present a recital “Four By Four” at 7:30 p.m., Monday, November 13 in the Westbrook Recital Hall.

The recital is directed by Paul Haar, associate professor of music, with assistance from Nick Snow. The program will feature four saxophone quartets presenting a variety of literature (both original and transcription) for the saxophone quartet. Featured composers include Bolcom, Ramsoe, Schumann, Jean Jean, Glazounov and Singlee.

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