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Faculty & Friends Series Opens with Tribute to Nina Simone

   August 21, 2018
The Department of Music Faculty & Friends Concert Series will open August 28 with “Revolution & Revival,” a tribute to Nina Simone that features A Sign of the Times jazz band and the Madison Park String Quartet.

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Robinson Hall Hosts Piano Sale

   July 31, 2018
The lobby of Robinson Hall for the Performing Arts will be host to a piano sale August 2-5.

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Work by Percussion Professor to be Performed in London

   July 2, 2018
A composition by percussion professor Rick Dior will be performed in January by the National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain.

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Voice Major Wins First Place in Regional NATS Auditions

   May 25, 2018
Josh Coleman, a student of Dr. Alissa Deeter, won first place in the Second-Year Studio Men category at the Student Auditions hosted by the Mid-Atlantic Region of the National Association of Teachers of Singing (NATS).

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Band to Present Flag Ceremony Prior to Normandy Departure

   May 21, 2018
The Pride of Niner Nation Marching Band will present a flag ceremony prior to departure for Normandy, where it will officially represent the U.S. in D-Day commemorations.

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Women’s Chorus to Sing National Anthem at April 16 Knights Game

   April 11, 2018
The Charlotteans, the UNC Charlotte Women’s Chorus, will sing the National Anthem for the Charlotte Knights baseball game on Monday, April 16, at the Knights’ BB&T Ballpark.

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War Requiem to Commemorate WWI Centennial

   March 21, 2018
The College of Arts + Architecture will join Central Piedmont Community College (CPCC) to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I with performances of Benjamin Britten’s powerful War Requiem on April 13 and 14.

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Arreola Reprises "Champion" Role at New Orleans Opera

   March 8, 2018
Dr. Brian Arreola, associate professor of voice, is reprising the role of Luis Rodrigo Griffith in a current production of the jazz opera Champion at the New Orleans Opera, March 9 and 11.

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Voice Students Win in State NATS Auditions

   February 20, 2018
Three voice students placed and five received Honorable Mention at the 2018 North Carolina Chapter of NATS auditions.

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Music Professor Named Emerging Scholar by Diverse: Issues in Higher Education

   February 7, 2018
Dr. Carl DuPont, an assistant professor of voice in the Department of Music, has been named a 2018 Emerging Scholar by the publication Diverse: Issues in Higher Education.

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