2009 Press Releases

December 30, 2009
Bienen School Kids Fare Concert Sparks Interest in Music (University Relations)

December 18, 2009
WFMT-FM to Showcase Northwestern Music (University Relations)

December 16, 2009
Hans Thomalla Awarded Fellowship by Heinrich Strobel Foundation

December 15, 2009
Jonathan Howard Katz Wins $10,000 Robert Helps Composition Competition

December 2, 2009
January 2010 Music Calendar (University Relations)

November 16, 2009
Northwestern Winter Chamber Music Festival Set for Jan. 8 to 24 (University Relations)

November 13, 2009
Gjerdingen Receives Society of Music Theory's Wallace Berry Award

November 10, 2009
Cello Concert Showcases NU-written Compositions (Daily Northwestern)

November 6, 2009
Schwartz Contributes New Lyrics to Bernstein's "Mass" at Northwestern (Playbill)

November 5, 2009
Northwestern's Mainstage Season Continues with Bernstein's "Mass"

November 5, 2009
December 2009 Music Calendar (University Relations)

October 29, 2009
Nemmers and Lane Prize Winners on Campus in November

October 22, 2009
Bienen School of Music to Ring in the Holidays with Three Concerts (University Relations)

October 19, 2009
Student Dana Strait Featured on NPR (National Public Radio)

October 15, 2009
Bienen School of Music Announces Kaija Saariaho Residencies

October 12, 2009
Bienen School of Music 2009-10 Opera Season Begins Oct. 14 (University Relations)

October 8, 2009
"The Barber of Seville," Segovia Guitar Series Among November Music Performances (University Relations)

October 6, 2009
2009-10 Segovia Classical Guitar Series Underway Oct. 15 (University Relations)

October 1, 2009
Kids Fare Concert Series Kicks for 2009-10 Kicks off Oct. 3 (University Relations)

September 23, 2009
Bienen School of Music Announces Kids Fare Concerts for 2008-09 (University Relations)

September 23, 2009
Music Faculty and Alumni to Perform This Fall

September 18, 2009
Guest Artists to Perform at Northwestern This Fall

September 16, 2009
Bienen School Seeks Nominations for 2010 Nemmers Prize

June 24, 2009
Bienen School Ensembles/Faculty/Guest Artists to Perform July 1-29 (University Relations)

June 24, 2009
Marsalis Sends Off Graduates with Words and Music (University Relations)

June 16, 2009
Bienen School to Host Free 2009 NHSMI Summer Concerts June 30 - July 31

June 2, 2009
Peter Webster Receives $102,282 Grant from the National Association of Music Merchants Foundation/Sounds of Learning

June 2, 2009
Summer 2009 Music Calendar

May 20, 2009
Susan Piagentini Among NU Professors Recognized for Teaching Excellence (University Relations)

May 18, 2009
Maud Hickey Receives NAA Excellence in Teaching Award

May 5, 2009
Student Marathon Raises $16,000 for People's Music School

May 5, 2009
June 2009 Music Calendar (University Relations)

April 29, 2009
Millennium Park Concert Kicks Off Spring Jazz/Percussion Events (University Relations)

April 16, 2009
Bienen School of Music Students to Perform at Kennedy Center May 20

April 15, 2009
Carol Vaness Vocal Master Class and Menotti Opera Are Spring Highlights

April 11, 2009
Music Marathon Fundraiser to Benefit People's Music School May 1-2

April 11, 2009
Bienen School Student Advisory Board Presents Annual Movie Music Concert

April 8, 2009
May 2009 Music Calendar (University Relations)

April 7, 2009
Hans Thomalla Named MacDowell Colony Fellow

March 31, 2009
Bienen School Sets Dates for Spring Choral/Orchestral Concerts (University Relations)

March 27, 2009
Bienen School of Music Announces Spring Faculty Recitals

March 24, 2009
Pianist Richard Goode Featured in Three Bienen School of Music Events (University Relations)

March 24, 2009
"Collaboration Exultation" Music Festival Runs Through April 11 (University Relations)

March 24, 2009
Bienen School of Music to Host Array of Spring Guest Artists

March 5, 2009
Wynton Marsalis to Deliver Northwestern Commencement and Bienen School Convocation Addresses

March 4, 2009
Trumpeter Colin Oldberg named to International YouTube Symphony

March 3, 2009
Doctoral Student Carolyn O'Brien Receives Charles Ives Scholarship from American Academy of Arts and Letters

March 3, 2009
Musicians’ Brains ‘Fine-Tuned’ to Identify Emotion (University Relations)

February 25, 2009
March/April 2009 Music Calendar (University Relations)

February 25, 2009
Lunch and Listen to Monday Music at Alice S. Millar Chapel (University Relations)

February 13, 2009
Bienen School to Webcast Two Live March 2009 Music Events

February 12, 2009
Bienen School of Music Faculty to Perform Three Winter Recitals (University Relations)

February 9, 2009
Bienen School of Music Greets Spring With Nine-Concert Festival (University Relations)

February 4, 2009
March 2009 Music Calendar (University Relations)

January 28, 2009
Jay Lesenger to Direct ‘The Merry Widow’ and ‘The Consul’ (University Relations)

January 22, 2009
February 2009 Music Calendar (University Relations)

January 21, 2009
Bienen School to Webcast Five Live Winter 2009 Events

January 2, 2009
WFMT-FM (98.7) to Air Bienen School of Music Series Jan. 4 to Feb. 8 (University Relations)