Recent News from the Bienen School of Music

Press Release Archive

Includes all press releases and press statements from or about the Bienen School of Music since 2006.

Nov 22, 2016
Bienen musicians shine in Reich tribute concert

Nov 22, 2016
British chamber music rounds out Bienen’s December offerings (Northwestern Now)

Nov 9, 2016
MusicNOW: Steve Reich's 80th Birthday Celebration

Nov 8, 2016
Bienen School of Music Presents Four Holiday Concerts

Oct 26, 2016
Northwestern University Music in November

Oct 20, 2016
Dover Quartet opens second season as quartet-in-residence

Oct 18, 2016
Visiting artist Claire Chase relinquishes ICE leadership role

Oct 17, 2016
2016-17 opera season at Bienen to include three master classes (Northwestern Now)

Oct 7, 2016
Award-winning guitarists to perform classical music at Bienen (Northwestern Now)

Oct 5, 2016
Northwestern University Music in October

Sep 26, 2016
Award-Winning Dover Quartet to Bring Mozart Alive

Sep 16, 2016
Skyline Piano Artist Series’ Second Season at Bienen School (University Relations)

Sep 13, 2016
Mulcahy to premiere ‘Five Hallucinations’ with CSO October 6

Sep 13, 2016
Ear Taxi Festival to showcase Bienen faculty, students and alumni

Aug 22, 2016
Mostly Mozart Festival features two Bienen faculty members in ‘Seven Reponses’

Aug 16, 2016
Review: NU Cello Ensemble combines ‘technical excellence with poignant depth’ in latest album (Second Inversion)

Aug 11, 2016
The Dover Quartet completes first residency year at Bienen School

Jul 29, 2016
NU Cello Ensemble releases album ‘Shadow, Echo, Memory’

Jul 19, 2016
Tod Machover's 2016 Convocation Address

Jul 14, 2016
NATS conference features Northwestern faculty and alumni

Jul 11, 2016
Pianist Dong-Wan Ha receives top prize in New Zealand competition

Jul 11, 2016
Conducting student receives Beebe Fund for research in Mexico

Jul 8, 2016
Fine Tuning

Jul 1, 2016
Northwestern University Music in July and August (University Relations)

Jun 23, 2016
Emanuel Ax awarded 2016 Jean Gimbel Lane Piano Prize

Jun 20, 2016
Convocation 2016 Photo Album

Jun 16, 2016
Bienen string quartet to appear on WFMT June 17

Jun 13, 2016
Trailblazers: Two Bienen students featured as senior standouts

Jun 8, 2016
BCE’s premiere of ‘Light Readings’ receives glowing reviews

Jun 3, 2016
Horn Symposium features workshops, public concerts June 10-12

Jun 1, 2016
Steve Reich Awarded 2016 Nemmers Prize in Music Composition

Jun 1, 2016
New Music Thrives at Northwestern

May 23, 2016
Saxophonist Steven Banks and Kenari Quartet receive top M-Prize winds award

May 20, 2016
Northwestern University Music in June (University Relations)

May 18, 2016
Join Northwestern’s Arts Circle Celebration (University Relations)

May 6, 2016
When Northwestern strikes gold at the Tony Awards (North by Northwestern)

May 5, 2016
Two Bienen School students receive Fulbright awards

May 5, 2016
Wickliffe Simmons wins prestigious award for cello performance (The Daily Northwestern)

May 4, 2016
Alumnus Sheldon Harnick to Receive Special Tony (University Relations)

May 4, 2016
Bienen pianist Dong-Wan Ha wins two European competitions

May 2, 2016
Matthew Polenzani leads vocal master class

Apr 29, 2016
Orbert Davis (G97) headlines ‘A Day With Northwestern’ (University Relations)

Apr 26, 2016
Bienen School Hosts Spring Orchestra Concerts (University Relations)

Apr 22, 2016
Goettsch Partners carefully sound designs Northwestern University’s new music school

Apr 21, 2016
Northwestern University Music in May (University Relations)

Apr 21, 2016
Director of orchestras conducts with connection to memory, emotion (The Daily Northwestern)

Apr 19, 2016
Jazz piano student Julius Tucker receives Luminarts Fellowship

Apr 18, 2016
David Lang commissioned work premieres by Bienen ensemble

Apr 8, 2016
Four Bienen students receive 2016 Luminarts Fellowships

Apr 7, 2016
Marilyn Horne leads vocal master class

Apr 7, 2016
Bienen School Presents Spring Celebration Events (University Relations)

Apr 6, 2016
Northwestern Presents Array of Guest Artists This Spring (University Relations)

Apr 5, 2016
Helen Callus named Professor of Viola

Apr 2, 2016
Victor Goines proves prowess as composer

Apr 1, 2016
Northwestern to Present Spring Opera/Vocal Master Classes (University Relations)

Apr 1, 2016
Tod Machover to address Bienen School class of 2016

Mar 29, 2016
Bienen School to Host Spring Faculty Recitals (University Relations)

Mar 28, 2016
Northwestern University Music in April (University Relations)

Mar 28, 2016
Epic works from jazz master Victor Goines to merge in concert Friday

Mar 28, 2016
Alex Mincek joins composition faculty

Mar 18, 2016
Branford Marsalis to Perform With Bienen School Jazz Orchestra (University Relations)

Mar 11, 2016
NU Opera Theater presents Mozart's ‘Le nozze di Figaro’

Mar 4, 2016
Kennedy Center 2016 Photo Album

Mar 3, 2016
Ryan Dohoney receives curriculum development award

Mar 2, 2016
Northwestern University Music in March (University Relations)

Mar 2, 2016
‘Fiddler on the Roof’ lyricist, Bienen alumnus Sheldon Harnick still active in theater world at 91 (The Daily Northwestern)

Mar 2, 2016
Thomalla’s work ‘Bagatellen’ premiered at Frequency Festival

Feb 23, 2016
Bienen Contemporary/Early Vocal Ensemble to perform at ACDA conference

Feb 22, 2016
Discover What’s New in the Arts and Humanities at Northwestern (University Relations)

Feb 22, 2016
Bienen School of Music Presents Opera and Vocal Master Classes (University Relations)

Feb 18, 2016
Bienen soprano receives first place, $10,000 prize at prestigious opera competition (The Daily Northwestern)

Feb 16, 2016
Bienen alumni receive 2016 Grammy Awards

Feb 12, 2016
“Insight in Person” podcast features Bienen School’s Stephen Alltop

Feb 11, 2016
Northwestern guitar program creator takes the stage in classical guitar series (The Daily Northwestern)

Feb 8, 2016
Bienen soprano Madison Leonard wins first place in Houston Grand Opera competition

Feb 5, 2016
Bienen School Continues New Year With New Music (University Relations)

Feb 5, 2016
Bienen School of Music to Host Orchestra Concerts This Winter (University Relations)

Feb 3, 2016
Northwestern University Music in February (University Relations)

Feb 2, 2016
Bienen Students Showcased at Kennedy Center Feb. 16

Jan 28, 2016
Skyline Piano Artist Series Continues Through Spring (University Relations)

Jan 28, 2016
Bienen pianist brings Chopin to the stage (The Daily Northwestern)

Jan 20, 2016
Segovia Classical Guitar Series Runs Through Winter and Spring (University Relations)

Jan 14, 2016
Q&A: Blair Milton, founder of Winter Chamber Music Festival (The Daily Northwestern)

Jan 14, 2016
Bienen School invites nominations for 2016 Nemmers Composition Prize

Jan 7, 2016
Bienen School to Launch New Year with Early Music Concerts (University Relations)

Jan 6, 2016
Remembering Pierre Boulez (1925-2016) at Northwestern

Jan 5, 2016
A milestone for NU's winter chamber music festival (Chicago Tribune)

Jan 4, 2016
Opening celebration for Charlotte Moorman exhibit to be held Jan. 16