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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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Clarinet Professor Releases New CD

   January 30, 2018
Assistant Professor of Music Jessica Lindsey releases a new CD, Set No Limits: Music for Clarinet and Piano by Women Composers, on February 1.

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Music Students Join Charlotte Symphony and ASOTT to Celebrate MLK

   January 10, 2018
Students from the Department of Music will join the Charlotte Symphony and A Sign of the Times jazz ensemble to celebrate the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King in the 10th annual “Bridging Musical Worlds."

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Voice Professor Releases CD of French Art Songs

   January 9, 2018
Associate Professor of Voice Alissa Deeter, soprano, and pianist Arlene Shrut have recently released their new CD, Hier: Mélodies of Francis Poulenc on Centaur Records.

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Professor's Jazz Album Named to Best of 2017 List

   December 19, 2017
An album by the Unhinged Sextet, which includes saxophone professor Will Campbell, director of the UNC Charlotte jazz studies program, has been named a Best Release of 2017 by jazz critic Mark Sullivan in All About Jazz.

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Department of Music Presents Defiant Requiem

   November 28, 2017
The Department of Music will present the powerful multimedia concert drama, Defiant Requiem: Verdi at Terezín, in a single performance on Sunday, December 3.

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Director of Bands Conducts in Argentina

   November 15, 2017
Director of Bands Shawn Smith conducted the Symphonic Band of Córdoba and the Polifonic Choir of Córdoba in a concert on October 15.

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Department Hosts State NANM Chapter

   November 1, 2017
On October 29, the UNC Charlotte Department of Music hosted the Carol Brice Branch of North Carolina, the state branch of the National Association of Negro Musicians, Inc.

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