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Director Shawn Smith Invited to Conduct Montana All-State Band

   September 15, 2017
Associate Professor of Conducting Shawn Smith, Director of Bands for the Department of Music, has been invited to conduct the Montana All-State Band.

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Music Professor Publishes in Journal of Music Teacher Education

   August 21, 2017
Dr. Evelyn Orman, professor of music education, is the lead author for the article “Feasibility of Using an Augmented Immersive Virtual Reality Learning Environment to Enhance Music Conducting Skills” published recently in the Journal of Music Teacher Education.

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Department of Music Announces 2017-18 Masterclass Series

   August 16, 2017
The Masterclass Series will bring seven esteemed instrumentalists, vocalists, and ensembles to campus to work with music students this academic year.

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Music Faculty to Perform New Dance-Opera Based on James Joyce

   July 31, 2017
Faculty in the UNC Charlotte Department of Music will perform the world premiere of a new “dance-opera” on Saturday, August 19, at 7:00 pm in the Johnson Studio Theatre at Winthrop University.

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New CD Features Jazz Studies Director Will Campbell

   July 26, 2017
Dr. Will Campbell, professor of saxophone and the director of the UNC Charlotte jazz studies program, is featured on a new album to be released next month.

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Voice Student Places Third in National Competition

   July 25, 2017
Music major James Matens earned third place in the Lower College / Independent Studio Men category at the final round of the National Association of Teachers of Singing (NATS) 2017 National Student Auditions.

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Oboe Professor Participates in IFC3 Festival

   June 20, 2017
Dr. Elizabeth Sullivan, assistant professor of oboe, participated in the 2017 International Fellowship of Conductors, Composers and Collaborators (IFC3), held in June.

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Department of Music to Host Charlotte New Music Festival

   June 9, 2017
The UNC Charlotte Department of Music is partnering with the Charlotte New Music Festival to present a composers workshop and series of concerts June 19 - July 1.

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Voice Professor Joins Glimmerglass Young Artists Program This Summer

   May 5, 2017
Dr. Carl DuPont, assistant professor of voice, will participate in the Young Artists Program at Glimmerglass Festival this summer.

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Professor Presents Research Linking Music Performance to Data Analytics, STEM, Entrepreneurship

   April 18, 2017
A series of conference presentations by Associate Professor of Piano Dylan Savage demonstrates the many connections between music performance and the fields of data analytics, STEM, and corporate training and entrepreneurship.

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