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Mark Nuccio joins Bienen School clarinet faculty

November 16, 2018

Mark Nuccio, principal clarinet of the Houston Symphony Orchestra, will join the Northwestern University Bienen School of Music faculty in fall 2019 as lecturer of clarinet.

Bienen School of Music presents 2018 winter holiday concerts

November 1, 2018

A variety of jazz, orchestral, vocal and chamber music offerings will celebrate the holiday season at the Bienen School.

Cello alum Brannon Cho wins Paulo Competition

October 25, 2018

Cellist Brannon Cho (17), a former student of Bienen School professor Hans Jørgen Jensen, received first prize in the 2018 Paulo International Cello Competition in Helsinki, Finland.

Jennifer Higdon completes first Nemmers residency

October 24, 2018

The Bienen School of Music recently hosted composer Jennifer Higdon for the first of two Nemmers Prize residencies.

Solti Foundation U.S. honors Elizabeth Buccheri

October 18, 2018

The Solti Foundation U.S. recently honored Elizabeth Buccheri, retired senior lecturer of the Bienen School of Music, at its annual Solti Night Benefit.

Bienen School of Music hosts fourth annual Skyline Piano Artist series

October 18, 2018

 Six internationally acclaimed pianists will take the stage when Northwestern's Bienen School of Music presents the fourth annual Skyline Piano Artist Series.

Thomas W. Miller (1930-2018)

October 16, 2018

Thomas W. Miller, former dean of the Northwestern University School of Music, died Sunday, October 7, at age 88.

Through Students’ Eyes: Asia Tour Reflections

October 10, 2018

Four Bienen School students reflect on their unique experiences in Asia during NUSO’s 2018 tour, as told to Noelle Ike.

Dover Quartet’s Bienen School residency continues in the 2018-19 season

October 8, 2018

The award-winning Dover Quartet will return to Northwestern University’s Bienen School of Music, extending their residency into the 2018-2019 season.

Schamberger Brings Modern Themes to Opera Stage

October 5, 2018

Northwestern University Opera Theater’s most recent season demonstrated the breadth of human emotion under the creative leadership of Joachim Schamberger, Bienen School director of opera.

Nemmers Prize-winning composer Jennifer Higdon to visit Bienen School Oct. 15 to 20

October 1, 2018

The Bienen School of Music welcomes Jennifer Higdon, winner of the Michael Ludwig Nemmers Prize in Music Composition, Oct. 15 to 20 for the first of two Nemmers Prize residencies.

2018-19 opera season and vocal master classes announced

September 27, 2018

Under Joachim Schamberger’s direction, the 2018-19 opera lineup will include Britten’s “The Turn of the Screw” and Stravinsky’s “The Rake’s Progress,” with a third production to be announced for May 2019.


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