Tuesday, August 1, 2017
Second annual double bass competition to bring finest international young musicians to UNT
Tuesday, July 25, 2017
Famed composer to join UNT College of Music
DENTON (UNT), Texas – 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. He will work with students and conduct research as...
Thursday, July 20, 2017
UNT on the Square exhibition features best of tapestry from around the world
What: Small Tapestry International 5, an exhibition of 40 works of tapestry sponsored by the American Tapestry Alliance Inc.
When: Aug. 17 (Thursday) – Sept. 30 (Saturday). The reception is from 5 to 7 p.m. Sept. 1 (Friday).
Hours: 9 a.m. - noon and 1 - 5 p.m. Monday - Friday, with extended hours until 8 p.m. on Thursdays and Fridays and 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. Saturdays.
Where: UNT on...
Tuesday, July 11, 2017
Thursday Night Music at UNT on the Square begins July 13
Tuesday, June 13, 2017
UNT on the Square exhibition features photographs of family living in unique East Texas community
What: The Upshaws of County Line, an exhibition of photographs taken by Richard Orton of a family that lived in an East Texas community that was formed in the 1870s as a safe place for newly freed slaves during Reconstruction and Jim Crow Texas.
When: July 7 (Friday) – Aug. 12 (Saturday). A reception, which will include an artist’s talk, will take place from 7 to 9 p.m. Aug. 4 (Friday).
Hours: 9 a.m. - noon and 1 - 5 p.m. Monday - Friday, with extended hours until 8 p.m. on Thursdays and...
Thursday, May 11, 2017
UNT student, alumni take home 2017 Dallas Museum of Arts awards
Tuesday, May 9, 2017
UNT College of Music jazz students win five 'DownBeat' Student Music Awards
DENTON (UNT), Texas -- Jazz students, faculty and ensembles from the University of North Texas College of Music have been honored by the national jazz and blues magazine “DownBeat”with a total of five student music and outstanding performance awards. The awards, considered the most prestigious in jazz education, will be announced in the June issue of the magazine.
"These awards recognize examples of one aspect of research and...
Tuesday, May 9, 2017
UNT College of Music names Undergraduate Presser Scholar
DENTON (UNT), Texas – Maggie Ng, an oboe music performance student from Plano, has been named the University of North Texas College of Music’s 2017-18 Presser Scholar and recipient of a $4,000 Presser scholarship.
The Presser Undergraduate Scholar Award is presented annually to a student entering his or her senior year who has shown extraordinary musical and academic accomplishments. The Presser award is considered the most prestigious undergraduate...
Tuesday, May 2, 2017
UNT College of Music doctoral student awarded $25,000 fellowship
Thursday, April 27, 2017
UNT’s Mayborn School of Journalism to name Deborah Ferguson to Shuford Hall of Honor