Alumna Gretchen Krupp (BM ’15) Named Grand Finalist in Met Auditions

The UNCG School of Music is pleased to announce that alumna Gretchen Krupp (BM ’15) is a Grand Finalist in The Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions, and will compete on Sunday, April 29 in New York City at Lincoln Center. Krupp, a mezzo-soprano, is just one of 9 ...
Read More

Symphony Orchestra Rehearses with Guest Conductor Stefan Standers

On April 16, Stefan Sanders, music director of the Fayetteville Symphony and resident conductor of the Buffalo Philharmonic, was in residence to conduct at rehearsal with the University Symphony Orchestra. Maestro Sanders rehearsed "Capriccio Espagnol" by Nicolai Rimsky-Korsakov and also participated in a question-answer session with orchestra members ...
Read More

21st Annual NC Trombone Festival

The 21st Annual NC Trombone Festival will be held Saturday, April 7, 2018! A Spectacular Day of Trombone Performances, Clinics, and Playing in Trombone Choirs for Players of ALL Ages. The North Carolina Trombone Festival is designed for all levels of players, beginning through advanced. Scheduled are clinics, ...
Read More

UNCG Music Composition Studio Teams up With Greensboro Symphony Orchestra

"Students in area elementary schools have created and recorded short melodies. The melodies and musical ideas have been turned into new, short pieces for full orchestra by well-known composer Alejandro Rutty and his students at UNC-Greensboro, where he is an associate professor of music." ...
Read More

Music students and faculty at Ethnomusicology Conference

The UNCG School of Music was well represented at this years Southeast and Caribbean Chapter of the Society for Ethnomusicology conference in New Orleans (Mar 16-18). Corey Lohman (recent Ethnomusicology Certificate grad), Grijda Spiri (MM) and Gavin Douglas (Faculty) all presented their latest research. Research details available if ...
Read More