College of Music Gala: A Symphonic Celebration of Popular Song

On October 12, legendary trombonist Tom “Bones” Malone — of Blues Brothers and CBS Orchestra fame — and one of the world’s biggest names in classical saxophone, Eugene Rousseau, come together with David Itkin and the UNT Symphony Orchestra for a program of chart-toppers from past decades. Instrumental arrangements of favorite songs from works like Porgy and Bess

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One O'Clock Lab Band

Don't miss the One O'Clock Lab Band's fall concert with guest trumpeter Chuck Findley on November 25. Findley is a longtime "Tonight Show" band member and regular collaborator with artists B.B. King and Steely Dan. He'll join the One O'Clock to play brand new charts by student Drew Zaremba along with music from Findley's years with the Buddy Rich Band and the Metropole Orchestra.

 

UNT Opera Presents...

UNT Opera presents Lehár’s classic operetta, The Merry Widow which is filled with hilarious satire, touching romance and unforgettable melodies. Audience members seated on the floor of the Lyric Theater will enjoy mingling with the performers in this English-language production. Performances are November 7, 9, 14 and 16 in the Lyric Theater.

 

Electronic music performers head to UNT for international conference and concerts

What: For the first time, the University of North Texas’ Center for Experimental Music and Intermedia will host the conference of the International Confederation of Electroacoustic Music

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Historic Harps Donated and on Display!

Three historic harps have recently been donated to the UNT College of Music and will be on display at the UNT Symphony Orchestra performance at 8 p.m. Sept. 26 at the Murchison Performing Arts Center. Professor Jaymee Haefner, donor David Willams and UNT harp students will be on hand to discuss these magnificent instruments.

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