School of Music Mourns Passing of Professor Emeritus Richard G. Cox

The School of Music was deeply saddened to learn of the passing of Dr. Richard Garner Cox (1928–2020), Professor Emeritus of Music. He is survived by Mary Alicia Cox, his wife of 61 years, and his children: Anna Cox Trude, David Cox, and John Cox, and five grandchildren ...
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Alumni Selected for GRAMMY® Music Educator Award Finals

The UNCG School of Music is extremely proud to announce that two outstanding alumni have been selected as finalists for the 2021 Music Educator Award™ presented by the Recording Academy® and GRAMMY Museum®. Ten music educators from 10 cities across 8 states were advanced to the final round of the Music Educator ...
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The Story Behind Our Miles Davis Trumpet

The Miles Davis Trumpet that is prominently displayed by the doors to Tew Recital Hall in the School of Music has a history.  Read more here ...
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Alumni Selected for GRAMMY® Music Educator Award Semifinals

The UNCG School of Music is extremely proud to announce that two outstanding alumni have been selected as semifinalists for the 2021 Music Educator Award™ presented by the Recording Academy® and GRAMMY Museum®. Both seminfinalists have undergraduate and graduate degrees in music education from the UNCG School of Music. Both are ...
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Adam Jones

School of Music Student Named Winner in 2020 Musical Theatre Songwriting Challenge

School of Music freshman Adam Jones (BM ’24, Cello Performance) was recently named a winner of the 2020 Musical Theater Songwriting Challenge from the American Theatre Wing and the National Endowment for the Arts. This national contest provides each winner with a two-person coaching team—a mentor and a ...
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