UNT Acquires Gene Puerling Collection
The UNT College of Music has received music written by Grammy-winning vocal arranger and renowned vocalist, the late Gene Puerling, along with musical scores, instrumental arrangements and other memorabilia from Puerling’s widow, Helen.
Spring 2015 Concert Season Delights Audiences
The UNT College of Music's spring 2015 season brings internationally renowned performers to work with students and faculty, allowing audiences to reap the benefits of world-class concerts. The season also highlights outstanding voice faculty and student performers and the strength of the college's top ensembles and student musicians.
Early Childhood Music Classes Begin
The UNT Early Childhood Program provides children a rich musical environment in which they can "play with music."
The 2015-16 Presser Undergraduate Scholar Has Been Announced!
Brendon Wilkins [music education (flute), jazz studies (saxophone)] has been selected as the 2015-16 Presser Undergraduate Scholar for the UNT College of Music. Brendon’s major professors are Mary Karen Clardy for flute and Brad Leali for saxophone (Alex Fraile, applied instruction). He is a member of Phi Kappa Phi, Golden Key, and Alpha Lambda Delta honor societies. He was 1st place winner in the 2014 scholarship competition of NANM (National Association of Negro Musicians) at the local and regional levels, and he won 3rd Place in the final round of competition in Los Angeles. Brendon won the DMTA 2015 Woodwind Young Artist Competition and will compete at the state level in Houston in June. Brendon is currently in the Five O’clock Lab Band as lead alto sax.
Wednesday Night Jazz Returns to Gateway
Wednesday Night Jazz performances will continue this spring at the University of North Texas highlighting the wide variety of jazz ensembles in the College of Music. Concerts are held from 9 p.m. to midnight Wednesdays in the Gateway Center Ballroom, 801 North Texas Blvd., Denton. Cost is $5 for the One O'Clock performance on Jan. 28 and $4 for all other performances. Payment taken at the door.
(check the full calendar for up to date info.)
- 30 Mar 2015Mariachi Aguilas Concert: Jose Torres, director
- 30 Mar 2015Guest Artist Master Class: Art Lande,
- 30 Mar 2015Guest Artist Clinic: Bob Reynolds, saxophone
- 30 Mar 2015Non-Degree Recital: Kevin Ford,
- 30 Mar 2015Non-Degree Recital: Carrie Green,
- 30 Mar 2015Senior Recital: Nils Mossblad, jazz saxophone
- 31 Mar 2015DMA Recital: Hyejin Lee,
- 31 Mar 2015Guest Artist Recital: Art Lande, Piano Trio
- 31 Mar 2015Guest Artist Recital: Ann Shoemaker, Bassoon
- 31 Mar 2015MM Recital: Patrick Carr, Jazz Piano
- 31 Mar 2015Non-Degree Recital: Polly Horton, Bassoon
- 01 Apr 2015Symphony Orchestra: Student Conductors
- 01 Apr 2015Wednesday Night Jazz: Avenue C, UNT Jazz
- 01 Apr 2015Faculty Recital: Jeff Bradetich - EVENT CANCELLED
- 01 Apr 2015Senior Recital: Wheelin Han,
- 02 Apr 2015DMA Recital: Lejing Zhou,
- 02 Apr 2015DMA Recital: Bobby Lapinski,
- 02 Apr 2015DMA Recital: Meng-Jung Tsai,
- 02 Apr 2015DSO on the Go: Dallas Symphony Orchestra
- 02 Apr 2015MM Recital: Chris Wright,
- 03 Apr 2015DMA Recital: Justin Pierce,
- 03 Apr 2015Junior Recital: Natnaree (Belle) Suwanpotipra,
- 03 Apr 2015Music at Noon: Mu Phi Epsilon,
- 04 Apr 2015DMA Recital: Tzu-Ting Wang,
- 04 Apr 2015MM Recital: Jeffery Ou,
- 04 Apr 2015Non-Degree Recital: Phi Mu Alpha, American
- 04 Apr 2015Senior Recital: Amanda Bateman,
- 04 Apr 2015Senior Recital: Sonja Westberg,
- 05 Apr 2015DMA Recital: Sarah Jenkins,
- 05 Apr 2015Senior Recital: Lauren Harvey,