Posts Tagged ‘ Music ’

Jazz Education Network picks Haar to lead Midwest division

Dec 13th, 2012 | By | Category: 2012, Dec. 13, Employee News, Issue

Paul Haar, associate professor of saxophone and coordinator of jazz studies, has been named Midwest division director for the Jazz Education Network. He will serve as coordinator/liaison between the network and Midwest directors and educators. He has also been named a featured soloist at two festivals in 2013. The Jazz Education Network is an international […]

‘Coronation of Poppea’ opera debuts Feb. 24

Feb 23rd, 2012 | By | Category: Arts & Entertainment, Feb. 23

The UNL opera program will stage an updated version of Claudio Monteverdi’s “The Coronation of Poppea,” at 7:30 p.m., Feb. 24 and 3 p.m., Feb. 26 in Kimball Recital Hall. The production will be performed in the original Italian with English supertitles. Inspired by Francis Ford Coppola’s “The Godfather” and the artwork of contemporary painter […]

Obituary – Raymond Herbert Haggh

Apr 3rd, 2011 | By | Category: March 31, Obituaries

Raymond Herbert Haggh, 90, died March 13 in Fort Worth, Texas. Haggh was associate dean of the College of Arts and Sciences (1973-19778) and director of the School of Music (1977-1983). Haggh was born Sept. 4, 1920 in Chicago, Ill., to Herbert and Helen Haggh. He was the eldest of three children. Haggh served in […]

‘Peaceable Kingdom’ part of April 25 choral offering

Apr 22nd, 2010 | By | Category: April 22, 2010, Arts & Entertainment

The School of Music choral ensembles will perform Randall Thompson’s “Peaceable Kingdom” at 3 p.m., April 25 in Kimball Recital Hall. “Peaceable Kingdom” is a sequence of a capella choruses based on selected texts from the book of Isaiah and inspired by the painting by Edward Hicks. The performance includes the University Women’s Chorale and […]