2008 Press Releases

December 22, 2008
Lee Hyla's Polish Folk Songs to be Performed by Members of the Chicago Symphony January 12

December 15, 2008
Henry and Leigh Bienen School of Music to Present Guest Artists from Around the Globe

December 9, 2008
ASCAP Foundation Commissions Victor Goines to Compose New Work for Benny Goodman Centennial

December 5, 2008
January 2009 Music Calendar (University Relations)

December 2, 2008
Carlos Abril Co-authors Study on New Models for Music Education (University Relations)

November 25, 2008
PhD Student Named to Board of Directors for the Society for Music Perception and Cognition

November 24, 2008
Senior Anya Yermakova Wins Rhodes Scholarship

November 18, 2008
Segovia Classical Guitar Series Will Feature Top International Artists (University Relations)

November 10, 2008
Pianist Stephen Hough In Residence Nov. 10-14 as Part of the Lane Piano Prize

November 5, 2008
Three Bienen School of Music Concerts Will Celebrate the Holidays (University Relations)

November 4, 2008
Bienen School of Music Receives Two $1 Million Grants (University Relations)

November 3, 2008
Bienen School Student and Alumnus Co-Winners of 2008 Metropolitan Opera Central Region Auditions

October 30, 2008
December 2008 Music Calendar

October 21, 2008
Northwestern Selects Goettsch Partners to Design New Music Building

October 20, 2008
Bienen School's Chamber Music Fest Coming Dec. 7 (University Relations)

October 10, 2008
Bienen School of Music's 2008-09 Opera Season Begins Nov. 15

October 8, 2008
Bienen School Extends Reach Through Music Webcasts (University Relations)

October 8, 2008
November 2008 Music Calendar

October 1, 2008
Bienen School of Music Faculty Members to Perform This Fall (University Relations)

October 1, 2008
Former MIllar Organ Scholar to Launch New Concert Series Oct. 6 (University Relations)

September 30, 2008
Bienen School of Music to Host a Variety of Guest Artists This Fall (University Relations)

September 23, 2008
Bienen School of Music Announces Kids Fare Concerts for 2008-09 (University Relations)

September 16, 2008
September/October 2008 Music Calendar (University Relations)

June 6, 2008
Northwestern Summer Band, Orchestra, Jazz and Choral Events

May 13, 2008
Northwestern School of Music to Be Named for Bienens

April 29, 2008
May 2008 Music Calendar (University Relations)

April 25, 2008
A Cello, Sax and Brass Spectacular Set for Millennium Park May 25

April 21, 2008
Northwestern to End 2007-08 Opera Season with "The Elixir of Love"

April 17, 2008
Amethyst Saxophone Quartet Captures Two National Awards

April 11, 2008
Symphony Orchestra to Perform Verdi Requiem and Polish Works

April 2, 2008
Kaija Saariaho Wins $100,000 2008 Nemmers Composition Prize

March 26, 2008
Outstanding Northwestern Music Students to Perform at Kennedy Center

March 25, 2008
Northwestern Hosts Guest Artists This Spring April 1 - May 7

March 6, 2008
Drew Edward Davies Receives 2006 Wiley Housewright Dissertation Award

February 28, 2008
April 2008 Music Calendar

February 21, 2008
Sonic Divergence Music Festival Unites Artists Who Break the Mold (April 5 – 12)

February 19, 2008
Northwestern to Build New Music Building

January 30, 2008
Oliver Knussen to Present Two Public Sessions Feb. 12 and 14 (University Relations)

January 29, 2008
March 2008 Music Calendar

January 22, 2008
Segovia Classical Guitar Series to Feature World-Renowned Artists (University Relations)

January 10, 2008
Northwestern University School of Music Faculty Recitals

January 9, 2008
Assad Brothers' Brazilian Guitar Festival to Showcase Top Artists

January 8, 2008
WFMT-FM (98.7) to Air Northwestern Music Series Jan. 13-Feb. 17 (University Relations)

January 7, 2008
School of Music Winter Academic Exchanges Begin January 22