Topic: music

man with award
People | June 14, 2021
Nick Tipping earns Best Jazz Artist for his work with his band, The Jac.
A man smiles while writing music
People | October 28, 2020
Alumnus Eric Whitacre's YouTube sensation Virtual Choir is the creative project that had been planning for the pandemic moment for 10 years.
American flag
Arts and Culture | July 1, 2020
How the national anthem became a fixture at sporting events and the mixed response that musicians have garnered for their renditions.
Mykola Sul seated at a piano.
People | July 29, 2019
UNLV’s coordinator of keyboard studies enlists students to share Beethoven’s works with the community.
The Believer Festival graphic
Arts and Culture | April 4, 2018
Two-day Black Mountain Institute event features literary, music, and visual artists.
Portrait Stephen Caplan with student Jairo Pulido
Arts and Culture | March 29, 2018
Much like athletes, professional musicians, dancers, and artists are prone to career-ending injuries. Music professor Stephen Caplan explains.
illustration of brain with music notes
Arts and Culture | February 12, 2018
The symposium is presented by professor Lawrence Zoller from the School of Dental Medicine.
woman with flute
Arts and Culture | September 1, 2017
UNLV doctor of musical arts candidate Dafne Guevara single-handedly organized and presented Panama's first flute festival.
Jonathan Rhodes Lee
Arts and Culture | April 14, 2017
Consonance, dissonance, and a snippy critic were at the heart of this derisive term for some of classical's greats.
Ben Verdery
Arts and Culture | March 21, 2017
Verdery is a prolific published composer, as well as an innovative and eclectic classical guitarist.
Andreas Kern and Paul Cibis look at each other from across a grand piano
Arts and Culture | March 16, 2017
Two pianists battle it out, and ultimately the audience decides who wins!
Several portaits, including Lance Burton, Matthew Gray Gubler, and Willie Harris
Arts and Culture | February 21, 2017
Carol Channing and the late Debbie Reynolds to receive the Koep Dean's Medal. George Grove to be recognized as Alumnus of the Year.