Upcoming Events

Kate Butler – Mezzo-soprano

3:00 pm Ebenezer Church
On Sunday, August 28, 2016, at 3:00 pm, mezzo-soprano Kate Butler will present an all-English recital — “Words That I Gather” — featuring musical settings of the poetry of William Butler Yeats. Irish poet, dramatist and prose writer Yeats ( …

Clark Potter – Viola

7:30 pm Westbrook Music Building
Guest artist Grant Mack, piano, joins Korff Professor of Viola Clark Potter in a performance of three works for viola and piano by Paul Hindemith. Mr. Mack is formerly the pianist of the Honolulu Symphony and is now living in Eugene, Oregon. Mr. Mack …

Glenn Korff Day

3:30 pm Kimball Recital Hall
Glenn Korff Day will serve each year to remind us of who Glenn Korff was, of the amazing things he accomplished as a professional and as a philanthropist, and of the heartwarming story of his remarkable naming gift to what is now UNL’s Glenn Korff …

Lecture by Alex Ross

3:30 pm Hewit Place
The Cather Project in the Department of English is hosting Alex Ross, music critic for The New Yorker. He will present a free public lecture on Thursday, Sept. 8 at 3:30 p.m. at the Center for Great Plains Studies, 1155 Q St. He is the author of ” …

Jeffrey McCray – Bassoon

7:30 pm Kimball Recital Hall
On July 22, Glenn Korff School of Music Associate Professor of Bassoon Jeff McCray suffered a devastating injury to his right knee, a ruptured patellar tendon. Doctors say it will be 6-12 months before he is fully recovered.

Closing Reception – Impetus: An exhibition of visual communications about WATER, FOOD & FUEL

4:30 pm–6:30 pm Nebraska Innovation Campus Conference Center
Through projects, exercises, assignments, and activities, Spring 2016 students in Graphic Design III and Typography II thoroughly examined and then visualized the intersections of food, fuel or water and a changing climate. The work primarily speaks …

Hixson-Lied Visiting Artist: Deborah Luster

5:30 pm Westbrook Music Building
The Hixson-Lied Visiting Artist & Lecture Series presents the first two lectures of the fall 2016 season. Deborah Luster and Shoko Teruyama, both of whom are Nebraska National jurors, will give consecutive public lectures.

Hixson-Lied Visiting Artist: Shoko Teruyama

5:30 pm Westbrook Music Building
The Hixson-Lied Visiting Artist & Lecture Series presents the first two lectures of the fall 2016 season. Deborah Luster and Shoko Teruyama, both of whom are Nebraska National jurors, will give consecutive public lectures.

Scott Anderson – Trombone

7:30 pm Kimball Recital Hall
Scott Anderson is Hixson-Lied Professor of Trombone in the Glenn Korff School of Music at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln. He is the head of the Brass and Percussion Area and trombonist in the University of Nebraska Brass Quintet. Dr. Anderson …

Hixson-Lied Visiting Artist: Nicole Pietrantoni

5:30 pm Richards Hall
The Hixson-Lied Visiting Artist & Scholar Lecture Series presents Nebraska National juror Nicole Pietrantoni as the third visiting artist of the fall 2016 season.