Tag: School of Music

New Music Festival features musical, virtual reality film experience

The School of Music will host a special spring semester edition of its annual New Music Festival March 1-4 with a featured virtual reality...

School of Music alum produces new folk opera exploring lives of...

Rachel Grimes, a pianist, composer and 1993 alum of UofL’s School of Music, has created a new, inventive folk opera, “The Way Forth” which uses...

New Music Festival brings cutting-edge composers, performers to UofL

The School of Music presents its annual New Music Festival Nov. 10-14, with a slate of renowned guest artists and composers such as Sky MackLay, Longleash Trio and...

UofL Guitar Festival and Competition to take center stage

World renowned classic guitarists will gather at UofL Oct. 18-20 for the School of Music’s annual Guitar Festival and Competition. The festival will feature...

School of Music kicks off 2019-20 Season with Faculty Gala

UofL’s School of Music commences a busy 2019-20 season Sept. 8 with its 27th annual Faculty Gala Concert.  The 7:30 p.m. concert features some three...

Opera Theatre Program to perform ‘experimental’ operas in SAC

For this spring’s annual production, the Opera Theatre Program and the University Orchestra are offering viewers a double-header–two distinctly different operatic experiences–for the price...

Authentically Irish: School of Music alum wins prize for new composition

Alumnus James May has won the 2019 Seán Ó Riada Composition Competition, an Irish-based prize that recognizes talented composers and aims to provide Irish choirs with...

Saluting Vets: School of Music hosts Army’s Jazz Ambassadors

In celebration of Veterans Day, the UofL School of Music is sponsoring a concert by the U.S. Army Field Band Jazz Ambassadors at 8...

UofL alumnus pays homage at Tomb of the Unknown Soldier

The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier stands as one of the most revered gravesites in U.S. history. Each year on Memorial Day and Veterans...

New Music Festival brings world class composers, concerts to Louisville

The University of Louisville School of Music presents its annual New Music Festival Nov. 5-9, with a slate of renowned guest artists and composers such as Amy Williams,...