January 18, 2022
Daniel Shanahan has been appointed tenured associate professor of music theory and cognition in the Bienen School of Music, effective September 1, 2022.
November 24, 2021
Linda Austern, Bienen School professor of musicology, has been named the winner of the 2021 Diana McVeagh Prize for her most recent monograph.
November 24, 2021
Professor Donald Nally has received a Grammy Award nomination for the sixth consecutive year. Several Northwestern alumni are also among this year’s Grammy nominees.
November 23, 2021
Saxophonist Julian Velasco ’20 MMus, an alumnus and current doctoral student of Taimur Sullivan, has been named the winner of Cedille Records’ Emerging Artist Competition.
November 19, 2021
Bienen student Johannah Carmona shares a comprehensive guide to her favorite coffee shops in Evanston.
November 17, 2021
The Bienen School of Music welcomes guest artists back to the stage in Winter 2022, with the return of two popular concert series.
November 4, 2021
Student ensembles from the Bienen School of Music will ring in the winter holiday season with two in-person concerts Dec. 4 and 5 on Northwestern University’s Evanston campus.
November 2, 2021
The Bienen School of Music’s Contemporary Music Ensemble will present the US premiere of Harmoniemusik (full version) by Hans Thomalla on Friday, November 19, 2021.
October 26, 2021
Frances Larimer ’52, ’54 MMus, professor emerita, died October 21 in Evanston at age 92.
October 22, 2021
Russell Dagon ’61, ’62 MMus, professor emeritus of clarinet, died October 20 at age 83.
September 9, 2021
More than 100 alumni, faculty, and current students of the Bienen School of Music will participate in Chicago’s Ear Taxi Festival September 15 through October 4.