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UNCG Dance Professor Wins NDEO Award

Posted on Tuesday, October 20th, 2015 by Amy Masters under CVPA, Dance.

UNCG Dance Professor and Director of Dance Education, Dr. Mila Parrish, was honored at the NDEO Annual Conference earlier this month. The National Dance Education Organization (NDEO) is a non-profit committed to the promotion and advancement of dance education. NDEO provides a network of resources and support and access to programs that emphasize the importance […]

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Spotlight on: Dr. Aaron Allen and Ecomusicology

Posted on Thursday, October 15th, 2015 by Ashley Oliveira under CVPA, Music, Uncategorized. Tags: , , , ,

    In light of his most recent success in presenting the conference keynote presentation in Finland, we talked to Dr. Allen to get his take on the work he is doing, and his experience in Sibelius’s homeland… What? – First ever Finnish ecomusicology conference Where? – University of Turku – Turku, Finland When? – […]

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Prof. Adam Ricci to present findings on Fauré at two conferences in 2015

Posted on Thursday, October 1st, 2015 by Ashley Oliveira under CVPA, Music, Uncategorized. Tags: , , ,

  Prof. Adam Ricci to present “‘As Astonishing as They Are Inevitable’: Complex Harmonic Sequences Preceding Reprises in the Late Music of Gabriel Fauré” at two conferences this fall:   “Effable and Ineffable: Gabriel Fauré and the Limits of Criticism” and the Society for Music Theory annual meeting.   Adam Ricci earned a B.A. in […]

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Historical Keyboard Society of North America recognizes UNCG attendees

Posted on Thursday, October 1st, 2015 by Ashley Oliveira under CVPA, Music, Uncategorized. Tags: , , , , , , , ,

Robin Morace (DMA Piano Perf, Cert. Early Keyboard Perf. – student of Dr. Willis) and Stephanie Schmidt (DMA Piano Perf, Cert. Early Keyboard Perf. – student of Dr. Willis & Dr. Salmon) represented UNCG in the Annual Meeting of the Historical Society of North America held this past May (2015) at McGill University in Montreal.  This […]

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GUEST LECTURE: Dr. Cora Palfy

Posted on Thursday, October 1st, 2015 by Ashley Oliveira under CVPA, Music. Tags: , , ,

Guest lecturer to present at UNCG SMTD on Thursday, November 19, 2015.   “Humanizing Agents, Humanizing Music: Social Affordances and the Practice of Agential Narrative”   Cora Palfy holds a Master of Arts and Doctor of Philosophy in Music Theory with a specialization in Music Cognition from Northwestern University, where she specialized in narrativity, musical agency, […]

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