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Composer-in-Residence: Bruce Broughton, Open Forum/Question and Answer

Bruce Broughton, a 10-time Emmy Award winner, joins the University of North Texas College of Music as our 2017-18 composer-in-residence for concert and new media in the division of composition studies. He will work with students and conduct research as part of four one-week residencies throughout the school year.

Broughton, who is currently working with Seth MacFarlane on a television project called “The Orville,” will also be collaborating with jazz studies and conducting and ensembles, as well as working with students in UNT’s Department of Media Arts.

Guest Artist Recital: Center Stage Brass -

Center Stage Brass:
Trumpet: Michael Attaway, Megan Bailey,
Vernon Richter, Jason Williams
Horn: Caley Bowen, Megan DeRubeis
Trombone: Amanda Kana, Christian Paarup
Bass Trombone: Dr. Jason Oliver
Tuba: Jung-Moo Lee

Shostakovich (arr. Kus) - Festive Overture
Gabrieli (arr. King) - Canzon Septimi Toni No. 2
Böhme (arr. Attaway) - from Sextet for Brass Choir
Mahler (arr. Zindars) - from Symphony No. 2 in C minor, "Resurrection"
Brahms (arr. Kana) - Hungarian Dance No. 5

UNT on the Square: UNT Flute Choir, Laura Pillman, director

Rossini (arr. McHenry) - Overture to Il barbiere di Siviglia
Fauré (arr. Cheyron) - Pavane, Opus 50
Silva - Primeiro amor valsa, Opus 4
Corrêa - André de Sapato Novo
Jobim - Luíza
Rimsky-Korsakov (arr. Kane) - Flight of the Bumblebee

Adrienne Andrews, Sarah Canzonetta,
Maggie Molnar, Gentry Ragsdale,
Korlyn Bailey, Jordan Cameron,
Kera Dockins, Rebecca Johnson,
Katherine Taylor, Trevor Vaz,
Thomas White, Tyrece Williams,
Abigail young

Free admission.


UNT Symphony Orchestra takes their talents to the Dallas Arts District

Tuesday, August 29, 2017 - 08:12
Category: Arts and Music General News

DENTON (UNT), Texas -- The University of North Texas College of Music is engaging a broader audience by taking their talents to the newly renamed Moody Performance Hall, located at 2520 Flora St. in Dallas. The UNT Symphony Orchestra will kick off this semester’s journey south at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 21.

Grammy-nominated franchise and Broadway tunes create “An Enchanted Evening” at UNT College of Music gala

What: The annual University of North Texas College of Music Gala, this year titled An Enchanted Evening - An Homage to the Leading Ladies of Broadway, is presented by Independent Bank and will feature a concert showcasing the UNT Symphony Orchestra and select student vocalists under the direction of David Itkin. The performance is open to the public. The Grammy-nominated One O’Clock Lab Band, directed by Alan Baylock, will perform for guests of the reception and dinner to follow at UNT Gateway Center.

Famed composer to join UNT College of Music

He is best known for his many memorable and award-winning film scores including “Silverado,” “Tombstone,” “The Rescuers Down Under,” “Miracle on 34th Street” and “Harry and the Hendersons,” among others. “JAG,” “Tiny Toon Adventures” and “Dinosaurs” all grace his television theme repertoire. Now, Bruce Broughton, a 10-time Emmy Award winner, will be joining the University of North Texas College of Music as the 2017-18 composer-in-residence.


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