William Moersch Recognized for Lifetime Achievement

William Moersch, Professor of Percussion, is a recipient of the 2020 Percussive Arts Society Lifetime Achievement Awa

Harpist Dai-An Liu Wins International Prize

Dai-An Liu, an Artist Diploma candidate, won 4th Prize ex aequo in the 5th Hong Kong International Harp Competition in the Professional Pedal Division held in early October.

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Timothy Ehlen Performs Beethoven's Sonata No. 32 in C Minor, Op. 111

Sonata No. 32 in C Minor, Op. 111 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Maestoso—Allegro com brio appassionato
Arietta. Adagio molto semplice e cantabile

Timothy Ehlen, piano

Harpists Garner Positions

Illinois Harp Studio alumni are garnering teaching positions throughout North America this year, guiding generations of all ages forward now for the future.

Composition Student Awarded Second Prize in International Competition

Doctoral candidate in composition David Nguyen was awarded a second prize in the XIII International Competition of Electroacoustic Composition for his composition "Adumbrations."

New Franz Liszt Scholarship in honor of Edward and Lois Rath

The School of Music at the University of Illinois is proud to announce the establishment of the Franz Liszt Piano Endowments, celebrating the music and career of Franz Liszt.  One endowment will support scholarships for undergraduate students studying piano, while the other will support fellowshi

Timothy Ehlen, piano: 6 Klavierstücke by Johannes Brahms

Professor Ehlen offers a recording of all six movements of the 6 Klavierstücke, Op. 118 by Johannes Brahms.

Lamont Holden Joins School of Music Faculty

We are thrilled to announce another outstanding addition to our faculty with the appointment of Lamont Holden, Assistant Clinical Professor of Music Audio and Recording Technologies.

Scott Tegge joins School of Music Faculty

We are pleased to welcome Scott Tegge to the School of Music community as our new Tuba and Euphonium Lecturer effective August 16, 2020. Mr.