Thursday, December 20, 2018
UNT alumni nominated for Grammy Awards
DENTON (UNT), Texas –Nominations for the 61st annual Recording Academy Grammy Awards were announced on Dec. 7. Once again, University of North Texas faculty and alumni are part of projects that have received nominations in seven categories.
Since the 1960s, UNT College of Music alumni, faculty and staff have worked on projects nominated for Grammy Awards as well as Grammy-winning projects. Our One O’Clock Lab Band students, composers and...
Wednesday, December 12, 2018
Events and experts wrap up the holidays at UNT
DENTON (UNT), Texas — The University of North Texas is tooting it’s horn for the holidays with fun events like TUBACHRISTMAS and experts who can weigh in on seasonal stories.
For interviews or press passes: Contact Monique.Bird@unt.edu or 940-369-7782.
Wednesday, December 12, 2018
UNT alumna creates sculpture, pavilion for UNT campus
Friday, December 7, 2018
UNT College of Music alumna and professor contribute to music at state funeral for former President George H. W. Bush
DENTON (UNT), Texas - University of North Texas College of Music alumna Gunnery Sgt. Sara Sheffield and UNT College of Music Professor of Jazz Studies and Director of the One O’clock Lab Band, Alan Baylock were both part of the music presentation at the state funeral for former President George H. W. Bush in Washington, D.C.
Irish tenor, Ronan Tynan, sang Baylock’s arrangement of “The Lord’s Prayer” at today’s funeral. Baylock arranged the piece...
Friday, November 30, 2018
UNT hosts guest artists from Al-Bustan Seeds of Culture and presents Rhythms of the Arab World as part of a cultural and Arabic language enrichment program
Wednesday, November 28, 2018
UNT College of Music hosts International Festival of Czech Music celebrating the centennial anniversary of the foundation of Czechoslovakia
Monday, November 12, 2018
UNT College of Music releases an original arrangement and music video honoring Mahatma Gandhi
View music video here.
DENTON (UNT), Texas - At the request of the Consul General of India in Houston, TX, the University of North Texas College of Music has produced and released an original arrangement and music video to commemorate the 150th anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi’s birth.
“Gandhi has influenced and inspired the world through his example of peace and nonviolence,” said UNT President Neal Smatresk. “This has been a...
Thursday, November 8, 2018
UNT College of Music presents the delightful Czech opera, “The Cunning Little Vixen”
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What: The University of North Texas College of Music presents the Czech opera “The Cunning Little Vixen” performed in English with the UNT Symphony Orchestra.
When: 7:30 p.m. Nov. 8, 9, & 10 (Thursday, Friday & Saturday), 3:00 p.m. Nov. 11 (Sunday), with an additional performance at 7:30 p.m. Dec. 1 (Saturday) for the UNT...
Thursday, October 25, 2018
Halloween happenings at UNT
DENTON (UNT), Texas – Whether it’s commemorating the 200th anniversary of Mary Shelley’s pioneering monster tale, “Frankenstein,” or a family-friendly trick-or-treat experience, the University of North Texas is hosting a ghoulish mix of events this October.
University scholars will explore the portrayal of monsters and costume design in pop culture and offer the community festive outings to celebrate Halloween. Even a Halloween stroll through campus is extra fun knowing Online-Bachelor-Degrees.com included UNT among its picks for...