Elliot Chasanov

Prof. Chasanov Joins Roth Artists

Elliot Chasanov, Professor of Trombone, has joined the roster of artists associated with Michael Roth Trombones of England.

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Jupiters Celebrate 15 Years

The Jupiter Quartet observes 15 years of making music together. 

Nathan Gunn named Swanlund Chair

Nathan Gunn, a professor of voice, has been named a Swanlund Chair. Along with the Stanley O.

Charlotte Mattax Moersch

Professor Charlotte Mattax Moersch Performs in Premiere at the Kennedy Center

Professor of Harpsichord Charlotte Mattax Moersch performs at the Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C. with the period instrument opera company Opera Lafayette on Janua

Scott Wyatt

Scott Wyatt to receive 2018 SEAMUS Award

The Society for Electro-Acoustic Music in the United States (SEAMUS) will present its highest honor, the 2018 SEAMUS Award, to Professor Emeritus Scott A.

Donna Buchanan

Donna Buchanan Awarded NEH Fellowship

Ethnomusicology professor Donna A Buchanan has received a 2017 National Endowment for the Humanities: Exploring the Human Endeavor Fellowship for her project “Bells in the Music and Culture of Bulgaria.” The award will support the preparation of Buchanan’s new book, The Girl in the Bell: Audi

Featured Faculty at Midwest Clinic

Several School of Music faculty will be featured in the 71st Midwest Clinic, to be held at McCormick Place in Chicago.

Jason Moran

Illinois music school, Krannert Center celebrating Thelonious Monk

by Jodi Heckel, UI News Bureau

The University of Illinois School of Music and Krannert Center for the Performing Arts are celebrating the 100th anniversary of Thelonious Monk’s birth by staging performances of Monk’s music and looking at his impact through a graduate seminar.

Beethoven House Interior

Illinois Plays Major Role in New Beethoven Museum in Vienna

Vienna's new Beethoven Museum doesn't formally open until November 22, but interested music lovers can get a sneak preview by attending a kick-off event in Chicago this week. 

Allerton Barn Music Festival Features Broadway and Be-Bop

A fall tradition, the 2017 Allerton Music Barn Festival features the UI jazz faculty in a centenary tribute to Be-Bop pioneer Dizzy Gilespie and two performances of the Broadway musical [title of show]. 

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