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Department Head Janet Lilly teaches in China

Posted on Friday, January 29th, 2016 by Amy Masters under CVPA, Dance.

While most of us were preparing for the holidays, UNCG Dance Professor and Department Head Janet Lilly was teaching danceĀ in China. Lilly spent two and a half weeks teaching Contemporary Dance and Choreography at Shaoguan University in Guangdong Province. She spent time teaching pedagogy classes to instructors at the university, worked with students to choreograph […]

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Carr’s book wins Society for Ethnomusicology’s most prestigious award

Posted on Monday, January 4th, 2016 by Jeffrey Aguiar under CVPA, Music.

UNCG Associate Professor of Ethnomusicology, Dr. Revell Carr, was awarded the Alan P. Merriam Prize for outstanding book for 2014-2015 from the Society for Ethnomusicology, and their annual meeting in Austin, TX, Dec. 5. Carr’s book, Hawaiian Music in Motion: Mariners, Missionaries, and Minstrels, is a historical study of the musical interactions between native Hawaiians […]

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