2006 Press Releases

December 23, 2006
Weekly Music from Northwestern Broadcasts to Air on WFMT (98.7 FM)

December 22, 2006
Sophomore Alan Stewart Wins First Prize In International Marimba Competition

December 14, 2006
Graduate Student Wins First Prize in International Percussive Arts Society Competition

December 8, 2006
School of Music Faculty Featured on Grammy-Nominated CD

November 13, 2006
Graduate Student Matthew Hanscom Wins Top Award in 2007 Metropolitan Opera Central Region Auditions

October 31, 2006
Doctoral Student Anthony Calabrese Wins First Prize in International Percussion Competition

October 31, 2006
Children Discover the Magic of Music During Kids Fare Series (University Relations)

October 31, 2006
East Village Opera Company to Perform at Cahn Auditorium (University Relations)

October 20, 2006
Senior Ethan Bensdorf Wins First Prize in 2006 Armando Ghitalla Trumpet Competition

October 10, 2006
United States Air Force Band/Singing Sergeants to Perform Oct. 19 (University Relations)

October 4, 2006
Dunbar Early Music Festival to Present Rare Piccinni Opera Nov. 17-18

October 3, 2006
New York City's Cassatt Quartet to Perform with Pianist James Giles (University Relations)

September 28, 2006
School of Music to Present Music Cognition Symposium October 20

September 28, 2006
Northwestern School of Music Faculty to Take Stage This Fall (University Relations)

September 15, 2006
New Music Northwestern Presents Steve Reich 70th Birthday Celebration October 3

September 13, 2006
September / October 2006 Music Calendar

June 30, 2006
Northwestern University Announces 2006-07 Opera Season

June 22, 2006
New Yorker Music Critic Alex Ross Addresses the 2006 Graduates at Convocation

May 20, 2006
Northwestern University May 20 Jazz Fest to Feature Saxophonist Bob Mintzer

May 9, 2006
Nine Hours of Free New Music at Northwestern Evanston Campus May 21

May 5, 2006
Northwestern Opera Season to Close with Mozart's "Così fan tutte”

May 4, 2006
June Music Calendar (University Relations)

April 24, 2006
Oliver Knussen Wins $100,000 2006 Nemmers Composition Prize

April 11, 2006
Nancy Gustafson to Join Faculty of Northwestern University School of Music

April 11, 2006
Music Faculty to Perform at Recitals (University Relations)

April 11, 2006
Guitarists David Russell and Robert Guthrie to Perform (University Relations)

April 3, 2006
Richard Goode Awarded Jean Gimbel Lane Prize in Piano Performance

March 29, 2006
Harmonic Festival in Full Swing (University Relations)

March 28, 2006
May 2006 Music Calendar

March 27, 2006
Northwestern Senior A Top Award Winner at 2006 Met Auditions

March 14, 2006
Theatre Project Seeks Songwriters for Song Festival (University Relations)

March 1, 2006
April 2006 Music Calendar

February 6, 2006
Double Bass Master DaXun Zhang to Perform at Lutkin Hall Feb. 22

February 2, 2006
Northwestern School of Music to Present "Eugene Onegin" Feb. 23 - 26

January 30, 2006
Northwestern University Plans Feb. 14 Memorial Concert for Bill Karlins

January 27, 2006
Guest Artist Marvin Stamm to Perform During Jazz Combofest Feb. 18 and 19

January 24, 2006
February 2006 Music Calendar (University Relations)

January 24, 2006
Whitacre to Conduct "Paradise Lost" (University Relations)

January 24, 2006
Orchestra to Pay Tribute to Ella Fitzgerald (University Relations)

January 23, 2006
Paco Peña Flamenco Dance Company to Perrform at Pick-Staiger Feb. 10