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UNLV School of Music - Black Lives Matter Statement

The School of Music stands with those who have suffered abuse of power, and we strive to seek meaningful change. Recognizing that verbal protest is only a first step, we commit to thoughtfully examine our own efforts and actions and to expand our knowledge of the history of injustice.

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Las Vegas Review Journal
Jun. 30, 2021

David Perrico’s Pop Strings held residency at Cleopatra’s Barge at Caesars Palace for four years, and has also performed at Myron’s Cabaret Jazz at the Smith Center for the past seven.

The Progress
Jun. 30, 2021

We want our gifts to be treasured for many years. What about the “gifts” that are treasured yet cannot be bought?

BroadwayWorld
Jun. 2, 2021

The Jazz Aspen Snowmass two-week intensive workshop taking place July 11-25, will be followed by the highly-acclaimed JAS Academy "Individual/Big Band Sessions," from July 25 - Aug. 8, led by JAS Academy Artistic Director & multi-Grammy winning Bassist Christian McBride

KNPR News
May. 28, 2021

UNLV’s Jazz division is getting some big national recognition, the winner of nine DownBeat student music awards this month. The awards are the most prestigious for students in the world, and they tell a lot about the growth and success of UNLV’s jazz program.

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