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2019 Grammy Nominees include Bienen School faculty, alumni

December 10, 2018

Bienen faculty member Donald Nally,  alumni Doyle Armbrust and Russell Rolen (of Spektral Quartet) and alumna Katrina Lenk have been nominated for 2019 Grammy Awards.

Gryphon Trio and Catalyst Quartet debut in Winter Chamber Music Festival

November 19, 2018

The 2019 Winter Chamber Music Festival will feature the festival debuts of the Gryphon Trio and Catalyst Quartet.

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.

Sound Advice: Alumnus Thom Russo discusses breaking into the music business

October 26, 2018

In this Northwestern Magazine feature, alumnus Thom Russo discusses his experiences working with artists such as Michael Jackson and Prince.

Five Questions with Katrina Lenk

October 26, 2018

The former viola performance major turned Broadway star, who won a 2018 Tony Award, speaks to Northwestern Magazine. 

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.

Bienen School participates in Online Flute Masterclass

October 24, 2018

On October 23, members of the Bienen School of Music’s flute studio participated in an online master class hosted by Michael Tilson Thomas (MTT) and the New World Symphony.

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.


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