Recent News from the Bienen School of Music

Press Release Archive

Includes all press releases and press statements from or about the Bienen School of Music since 2006.

Mar 6, 2018
Against all odds, a choir focused on new music prospers (Chicago Tribune)

Feb 15, 2018
Schamberger uses modern technology to modernize Mozart’s Don Giovanni (The Daily Northwestern)

Feb 6, 2018
NUSO presents Asia tour preview concert

Feb 6, 2018
Bienen School stages ‘Don Giovanni’ for the social media age and spotlights a rare Handel opera (Northwestern Now)

Feb 2, 2018
Global Symphony: Showcasing the Northwestern Symphony Orchestra in Asia (Northwestern Now)

Feb 5, 2018
Alan Stout (1932-2018)

Jan 29, 2018
Bienen School faculty, alumnus win Grammy Awards

Jan 25, 2018
Symphony Orchestra to tour China with the music of Bernstein, Mahler (The Daily Northwestern)

Jan 17, 2018
CSO world premiere to feature Bienen brass faculty

Jan 13, 2018
Review: NU Winter Chamber Music Festival opens with refined debut from Dudok Kwartet (Chicago Tribune)

Jan 15, 2018
Rolston Quartet makes a refined debut at Winter Chamber Music Festival (Chicago Classical Review)

Jan 13, 2018
Dutch quartet opens Winter Chamber Music Festival in compelling style (Chicago Classical Review)

Jan 12, 2018
Bienen School of Music’s third annual Skyline Piano Artist Series continues (Northwestern Now)

Jan 4, 2018
Alumni among Chicagoans of the Year

Dec 29, 2017
Ask the Pros: Hans Jensen discusses student competitions (The Violin Channel)

Dec 20, 2017
Jazz legends Eddie Daniels and Lee Musiker perform Jan. 17 (Northwestern Now)

Dec 15, 2017
Mincek’s album named among best of 2017

Dec 11, 2017
Northwestern University Symphony Orchestra announces 2018 Asia tour (Northwestern Now)

Dec 1, 2017
Percussion Ensemble performs showcase concert

Nov 28, 2017
2018 Grammy nominees include Bienen faculty

Nov 21, 2017
American composer Steve Reich says goodbye to 80 and Northwestern University (Chicago Tribune)

Nov 15, 2017
Ryan Center for the Musical Arts wins design award (Northwestern Now)

Nov 13, 2017
Bienen School offers new PhD in Music Composition

Nov 10, 2017
Byros recognized with outstanding publication award

Nov 6, 2017
Music theory professor appears on 60 Minutes

Oct 30, 2017
Four holiday concerts wrap the season in a musical glow (Northwestern Now)

Oct 26, 2017
Nonprofit seeks to improve quality of life through music for people with dementia (The Daily Northwestern)

Oct 26, 2017
Award-winning pianists to play in Bienen concert series (The Daily Northwestern)

Oct 23, 2017
Nemmers Prize Winner Steve Reich returns to Bienen School of Music for second residency (Northwestern Now)

Oct 16, 2017
Guitar student wins top prize in Classics Alive competition

Oct 16, 2017
2017-18 opera season and vocal master classes announced (Northwestern Now)

Oct 11, 2017
BCE joins UChicago choir in concert with Eric Whitacre (The Daily Northwestern)

Oct 4, 2017
Segovia Classical Guitar Series celebrates 25th anniversary (Northwestern Now)

Oct 4, 2017
Park at Wrigley concert to feature Bienen professors, Chicago Symphony Orchestra musicians (The Daily Northwestern)

Sep 29, 2017
American premiere of vocal piece to combine 1,000 Chicagoland voices (The Daily Northwestern)

Sep 26, 2017
Bienen School of Music seeks nominations for $100,000 Nemmers prize (Northwestern Now)

Sep 26, 2017
Fall 2017 Message from the Dean

Sep 20, 2017
Bienen School presents third annual Skyline Piano Artist Series (Northwestern Now)

Sep 6, 2017
Northwestern's Large-Scale Commitment to the Future of Music (