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UMKC Conservatory Welcomes David Justin to Dance Faculty
Dated Apr 21, 2017
Music Ed. Alum Stephen Rew Named President-elect of MCDA
Dated Apr 20, 2017
Composition Prof. Zhou Long's Busy Year Highlights
Dated Apr 18, 2017
Percussion Faculty Nick Petrella Teaches in Taiwan
Dated Apr 17, 2017
Adjunct Composition Prof. Jim Mobberley Busy With Commissions
Dated Apr 11, 2017
Conservatory Prof. Zachary Shemon Performs in Wisconsin with Conservatory Alumni
Dated Apr 11, 2017
Conservatory Grad Student Aurélien Boccard Wins Grant
Dated Apr 06, 2017
Conservatory Music Ed Alum Megan Douglass Bubb Teacher of the Year
Dated Apr 06, 2017
Composition and Musicology Student Daniel Morel Wins Elliott S. Schwartz Prize
Dated Apr 05, 2017
Conservatory DMA Tuba/Euphonium Students Are Winners at Conference
Dated Apr 04, 2017
MM Trumpet Student Patrick Oliverio Wins in Nat'l Trumpet Competition
Dated Apr 04, 2017
Composition MM Student Adam Strawbridge Invited to Festival and Conference
Dated Apr 04, 2017
Composition DMA Student Yiguo Yan To Attend Music Festival
Dated Apr 04, 2017
Composition Alum Lee Hartman Wins Excellence in Teaching Award
Dated Mar 29, 2017
Musicology Professor William Everett Publishes New Book
Dated Mar 28, 2017
Conservatory DMA Composition Student Bo Li Has Premieres
Dated Mar 24, 2017
2017 UMKC Chamber Music Composition Competition Winners
Dated Mar 23, 2017
Conservatory Welcomes New Keyboard Faculty, Meg Gray
Dated Mar 21, 2017
Conservatory Music Theory Faculty David Thurmaier Wins Fulbright
Dated Mar 16, 2017
Dr. William Everett Invited as Featured Presenter at Ohio Light Opera Festival
Dated Mar 09, 2017
Artist Diploma Percussion Student Christopher Larson Wins Fellowship
Dated Mar 08, 2017
Jazz Faculty Dan Thomas Performs in New Hampshire
Dated Mar 06, 2017
Conservatory Percussion Faculty Nick Petrella Performs in England
Dated Mar 06, 2017
Conservatory Vocal Alum Scott Conner Makes MET Opera Debut
Dated Mar 02, 2017
Conservatory Welcomes New Music Therapy Faculty, Amy Robertson
Dated Mar 02, 2017
Conservatory Jazz Alum Hermon Mehari Releases New Album
Dated Mar 02, 2017
UMKC Conservatory Welcomes New Music Education Faculty, Lani Hamilton
Dated Feb 28, 2017
Saxophone Faculty Zachary Shemon Performs With LA Philharmonic
Dated Feb 28, 2017
Conservatory Alum Steve Lewis Named Music Director of the Medical Arts Symphony
Dated Feb 23, 2017
Conservatory Composition Student Anqi Liu
Dated Feb 22, 2017
Conservatory Opera Director Fenlon Lamb Directs World Premiere
Dated Feb 22, 2017
UMKC Conservatory's Opera Rodelinda Set in 1930s Italy
Dated Feb 22, 2017
Four Conservatory Students Named as Naftzger Semifinalists
Dated Feb 16, 2017
Percussion Alum James Harris Wins Audition with U.S. Navy Fleet Band
Dated Feb 15, 2017
Conservatory Alum Chris Larios Wins Position with President's Own Marine Band
Dated Feb 15, 2017
Conservatory Alum Eddie Moore is Jam Magazine Cover Story
Dated Feb 14, 2017
Conservatory Trombone Faculty JoDee Davis Presents Workshop in Arkansas
Dated Feb 14, 2017
Conservatory Composition Student Alex Williams Wins First Place in Competition
Dated Feb 13, 2017
Composition Alum Nahyun Kim Wins Award, and More
Dated Feb 09, 2017
Composition Student Arsid Ketjuntra Wins Kemner Orchestral Prize
Dated Feb 08, 2017
Concerto/Aria 2017 Winners
Dated Feb 08, 2017
Conservatory Alum Jim Mair Wins 2017 Alumni Award
Dated Feb 08, 2017
Alum Hermon Mehari Awarded UMKC Spotlight Award
Dated Feb 08, 2017
Concerto/Aria Finalists 2017
Dated Jan 27, 2017
Pulitzer Prize-Winning Composer Jennifer Higdon Returns to UMKC Conservatory as Barr Institute Laureate
Dated Jan 26, 2017
Composition DMA Student Derek Jenkins Wins The American Prize
Dated Jan 24, 2017
MM Musicology Student Dillon Henry Invited to Present Paper
Dated Jan 23, 2017
Musicology Student Sara McClure to Present Paper
Dated Jan 23, 2017
Alum Jodie Lin Wins KMEA Award
Dated Jan 17, 2017
AC piano student Brian Woods Wins Alternate in MTNA Competition
Dated Jan 10, 2017
Fountain City Brass Band Gets Nominations
Dated Dec 21, 2016
Conservatory BME Alum Ulli Reiner Is Finalist for Grammy Educator Award
Dated Dec 20, 2016
Conservatory Musicology Graduate Student Sara McClure Receives Award
Dated Dec 13, 2016
Conservatory Musicology Graduate Andrew Stout Receives Masters Thesis Award
Dated Dec 13, 2016
Composition Student Shao Zheng Has International Win
Dated Dec 13, 2016
Composition Faculty Chen Yi Has U.S. Premiere in North Carolina
Dated Dec 13, 2016
Music Ed. Alum Erin Buffum Named Outstanding Choral Director
Dated Dec 13, 2016
Cello Student Qizhen Liu To Join San Antonio Symphony
Dated Dec 02, 2016
Vocal Alum Laura Sudduth Makes Broadway Debut
Dated Nov 21, 2016
MME Student Jason Sickel Named 2017 Kansas Teacher of the Year
Dated Nov 21, 2016
Conservatory Alum Andrés Salguero Wins Latin Grammy
Dated Nov 18, 2016
DMA Composition Student Ben Stevenson Wins 2017 MMTA Commission
Dated Nov 16, 2016
Saxophone Student Walter Puyear Wins 2016 Chancellor's Concerto Competition
Dated Nov 15, 2016
Fountain City Brass Band Wins 2016 U.S. Open Championship
Dated Nov 07, 2016
Conservatory Alum John Hadfield Performs on SNL
Dated Nov 07, 2016
Artist's Certificate student Brian Woods wins first place in Young Artist Competition
Dated Nov 07, 2016
Composition Alum Xiao-ou Hu Invited to Germany for Performances
Dated Nov 04, 2016
Conservatory Piano Students To Present at 2017 MTNA Conference
Dated Nov 03, 2016
Band Director and Alum John Cisetti Taking Band to Rose Bowl Parade
Dated Nov 02, 2016
Percussion Student Christopher Larson Advances to Semi Finals
Dated Oct 28, 2016
Percussion Alum Jack Latta Wins Grand Rapids Symphony Audition
Dated Oct 28, 2016
Conservatory Composer Zhou Long at The Phillips Collection
Dated Oct 25, 2016
Composition DMA Student Yiguo Yan's Composition Receives Honorable Mention, Will Be Performed in China
Dated Oct 17, 2016
Dr. Charles Robinson Is Appointed to IJME Editorial Board
Dated Oct 17, 2016
Dr. Charles Robinson Honored by Florida State University
Dated Oct 14, 2016
Piano Alum R. Andrew Lee Kicks off European Tour
Dated Oct 12, 2016
Conservatory Dancers Invited to Perform in Alabama
Dated Oct 11, 2016
Conservatory Piano Students Aurélien Boccard and Li-Hsin Chen, National Finalists
Dated Oct 10, 2016
Piano Alum Nicholas Phillips Releases New CD
Dated Oct 04, 2016
Conservatory Musicologist Alison DeSimone Has Article Published
Dated Sep 30, 2016
Conservatory Sax Faculty Zachary Shemon & PRISM Quartet Are On the Road
Dated Sep 26, 2016
Vocal Alum Kayleigh Butcher Named as General Mgr of Rhymes With Opera
Dated Sep 21, 2016
Conservatory Alum Andres Salguero Gets 2nd Latin Grammy Nomination!
Dated Sep 21, 2016
Conservatory Composition Alumni and Students are Winners
Dated Sep 09, 2016
UMKC Conservatory Welcomes Pulitzer Prize Winning Composer Jennifer Higdon
Dated Sep 08, 2016
Conservatory Alum Jonathan Zepp Has New Appointment
Dated Sep 06, 2016
Conservatory DMA Composition Student Ying-Ting Lin Wins an IAWM Award
Dated Sep 06, 2016
Conservatory Piano Student Erik Lawrence Wins Audition
Dated Aug 29, 2016
Conservatory Music Therapy Alum Alaine Hernandez's Interesting Research
Dated Aug 25, 2016
Conservatory Bassoon Alum Joins Orchestra
Dated Aug 22, 2016
Conservatory Prof. Andrew Granade Publishes in Award-Winning Book
Dated Aug 18, 2016
The Conservatory's Percussion Faculty and Students Had a Busy Summer!
Dated Aug 18, 2016
Conservatory IPhD Student Emily McGinnis Publishes Internationally
Dated Aug 15, 2016
UMKC's Conservatory Artist Series, 2016–17
Dated Aug 12, 2016
Conservatory Alum Bryan Pinkall Involved in Rio Olympics
Dated Aug 09, 2016
DMA Composition Student Yiguo Yan To have Premiere in Shanghai
Dated Aug 09, 2016
Conservatory Vocal Student Laurel Weir Sings Televised National Anthem
Dated Jul 28, 2016
Conservatory Announces Three Cello Faculty for 2016–17 Academic Year
Dated Jul 28, 2016
Conservatory Hosts Important Cello Residencies in 2016–17
Dated Jul 27, 2016
Conservatory's Dr. Parisi Has International Summer
Dated Jul 26, 2016
Conservatory Dance Alum Rose Taylor-Spann Has New Position at Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet
Dated Jul 21, 2016
Conservatory Composition Alum Jacob Gotlib is New Director at Mizzou
Dated Jul 21, 2016
Composition Alum James Eakin's Film Soundtrack is On the Move
Dated Jul 19, 2016
Conservatory Alum Matthew Haislip Appointed to Mississippi State
Dated Jul 13, 2016
Conservatory Piano DMA Jessica Koebbe is Semi-Finalist in American Prize
Dated Jul 11, 2016
Conservatory Composition Prof. Paul Rudy's Sculpture Collaboration
Dated Jul 06, 2016
New DMA Derek Shapiro Has New Faculty Appointment
Dated Jun 29, 2016
Conservatory Composition Alum Yu Jiang's Translation Published in China
Dated Jun 29, 2016
Composition Alum Xinyan Li Is Grand Prize Winner at IDRS Conf.
Dated Jun 29, 2016
Conservatory Dance Chair Paula Weber Wins Award
Dated Jun 20, 2016
Conservatory Faculty David Thurmaier Publishes New Essay
Dated Jun 17, 2016
New DMA Adam Fontana Appointed to Bethel College
Dated Jun 16, 2016
Conservatory Alum Hyunki Yoon Performs Internationally
Dated Jun 16, 2016
Conservatory Alum Steve Lewis to Study in Paris
Dated Jun 15, 2016
Alum Courtney Burris Ruth Lands New Teaching Job in Florida
Dated Jun 10, 2016
New Graduate Chloe David to Teach in Colorado
Dated Jun 07, 2016
New Graduate Micah Horton Gets Teaching Job in Grandview
Dated Jun 06, 2016
Percussion Alum Sam Wisman Performs and is Adjunct Instructor
Dated May 27, 2016
Conservatory Alum Appears on KCUR
Dated May 27, 2016
Conservatory Alum John Richmond Is New Dean of UNT's College of Music
Dated May 26, 2016
Composition Alum Chin Ting Patrick Chan Appointed to Ball State Faculty
Dated May 26, 2016
UMKC Conservatory Appoints Celeste Johnson as New Associate Professor of Oboe
Dated May 25, 2016
Conservatory Alumni Crack JazzWeek Charts
Dated May 24, 2016
Conservatory's Musicology Prof. William Everett Lectures in China
Dated May 24, 2016
New Graduate Samantha Choi is New K-2 Music Teacher
Dated May 20, 2016
New Graduate Savana Ricker New String Educator
Dated May 20, 2016
New Graduate Matt Kasper is Band Director
Dated May 20, 2016
New Graduate Katie Jones To Teach in De Soto, KS
Dated May 20, 2016
New Graduate Travis Houston is New Assistant Band Director
Dated May 20, 2016
New Graduate Mandy Coday Appointed to Blue Valley School
Dated May 20, 2016
New Graduate Brandon Wright's New Teaching Job
Dated May 20, 2016
Conservatory BME Colleen Seyer Gets Teaching Job
Dated May 20, 2016
Conservatory Music Therapy Faculty Robert Groene Presents Paper
Dated May 16, 2016
Conservatory Alum Bill Shaltis Appointed to Memphis University
Dated May 12, 2016
Conservatory Alum Philip Edelman Appointed to University of Maine
Dated May 12, 2016
2015–16 Kauffman Excellence in Teaching Awards
Dated May 11, 2016
Composition Alum Xinyan Li Chosen as China-US Emerging Composer
Dated May 11, 2016
Shao Zheng is 2016 UMKC Chamber Music Composition Competition Winner
Dated May 06, 2016
Soprano Estelí Gomez Named As Artist-In-Residence, 2016–17 Academic Year
Dated May 02, 2016
Conservatory Alum Jesse Allison Wins Tenure
Dated Apr 29, 2016
Conservatory Alum Jason Rinehart Gets University Teaching Job
Dated Apr 29, 2016
Conservatory Alum Ryan Board Wins Tenure at Pepperdine
Dated Apr 29, 2016
Conservatory Alum Nicholas Omiccioli Gets International Teaching Appointment
Dated Apr 29, 2016
Conservatory Alum Sophia Tegart's New Faculty Position
Dated Apr 29, 2016
Conservatory Women's Committee Raises $1.1 Million for Scholarships
Dated Apr 29, 2016
Composition Profs Zhou Long and Chen Yi Awarded Honorary Doctorates
Dated Apr 28, 2016
Conservatory DMA Student Luis Viquez Accepts Faculty Position at University of South Dakota
Dated Apr 28, 2016
Conservatory Piano and Musicology Student Aurélien Boccard Receives Award
Dated Apr 28, 2016
Conservatory Alumni Asked to Perform at 70th Midwest International Band and Orchestra Clinic
Dated Apr 27, 2016
ArtSounds Call for Artists, 2016-17
Dated Apr 22, 2016
Composition Undergrad Aaron Hill Accepted to French Festival
Dated Apr 22, 2016
Conservatory Student Haley Crane Selected for UMKC Honor
Dated Apr 20, 2016
Jazz Faculty Dan Thomas Gives Presentation in San Diego
Dated Apr 19, 2016
Conservatory Flute Alum Hannah Occena Is Winner in St. Louis Competition
Dated Apr 12, 2016
Composition Student Tatev Amiryan Releases New CD
Dated Apr 12, 2016
Keyboard Faculty Jane Solose To Chair International Competition
Dated Apr 07, 2016
Educator Dr. Nicole R. Robinson To Speak at UMKC Conservatory
Dated Apr 05, 2016
Fountain City Brass Band Wins 2016 North American National Brass Band Championship
Dated Apr 04, 2016
Conservatory Academy Director Mara Gibson Named MacDowell Colony Fellow
Dated Mar 31, 2016
Conservatory Sax Prof. Bobby Watson to Perform at the White House
Dated Mar 30, 2016
Conservatory Dancers and Faculty Perform and Teach at American College Dance Asso. Conference
Dated Mar 30, 2016
Cheptoo Kositany-Buckner To Give Conservatory Commencement 2016 Address
Dated Mar 30, 2016
Conservatory Composition Alum Xiao Ou Hu Named Resident Composer in Italian Festival
Dated Mar 30, 2016
Conservatory DMA Composition Student Arsid Ketjuntra Wins Competition
Dated Mar 29, 2016
Abigail York, Conservatory Alum, Accepted to Graduate Program
Dated Mar 28, 2016
Dr. Maria Kanyova Appointed to UMKC Conservatory as New Associate Prof. of Voice
Dated Mar 28, 2016
Conservatory Prof. David Thurmaier Wins Excellence in Mentoring Award
Dated Mar 24, 2016
Women's Committee Celebrates 75 Years
Dated Mar 23, 2016
Conservatory Vocal Grad Student Armando Contreras is a Winner At Naftzger
Dated Mar 21, 2016
Conservatory Horn Alum Natalie Brooke Higgins Appointed to Schwob School of Music
Dated Mar 21, 2016
Three new gifts totaling $4.5 million add momentum as project approaches June deadline
Dated Mar 18, 2016
Conservatory Alum Andrew Lee Releases 10th Album
Dated Mar 16, 2016
Conservatory DMA Vocal Student Laura Lowry Wins Fulbright
Dated Mar 16, 2016
Composition DMA Student Tatev Amiryan Is A Winner in Piano Composition Competition
Dated Mar 14, 2016
Conservatory Vocal Alumni Are Performing In Europe
Dated Mar 11, 2016
Composition DMA Student Steven Landis Awarded Fellowship
Dated Mar 10, 2016
Conservatory's Southpaw Quartet
Dated Mar 10, 2016
DMA Composition Student Derek Jenkins Wins Research Grant
Dated Mar 09, 2016
Percussion Grad Student James Harris Wins Scholarship Audition
Dated Mar 09, 2016
Jazz Alum Eddie Moore Wins Charlotte Street Generative Artist Award
Dated Mar 09, 2016
Conservatory Composition Student Elbert Liu Wins Merit Award
Dated Mar 07, 2016
Conservatory Alum Sara Griffin Shines At The New York Philharmonic
Dated Mar 03, 2016
Composition Student Shao Zheng is Winner at Lin Yaoji Internat'l Competition
Dated Mar 01, 2016
Composition Alum Chin Ting (Patrick) Chan is Winner at Lin Yaoji International Competition
Dated Mar 01, 2016
Composition Alum William Lackey Named as VP, Programs, of American Composers Forum
Dated Mar 01, 2016
Dan Thomas is On the Road
Dated Feb 25, 2016
Pulitzer Prize-Winning Composer Jennifer Higdon Named as Conservatory's Next Barr Institute Laureate
Dated Feb 22, 2016
Conservatory Piano Student Li-Hsin Chen is Finalist in Illinois Competition
Dated Feb 22, 2016
Naftzger Competition Invitees Are from UMKC Conservatory
Dated Feb 16, 2016
UMKC Conservatory Alums Win Grammys!
Dated Feb 16, 2016
Conservatory Composition Alum Cooper Ottum Wins Competition
Dated Feb 15, 2016
Conservatory DMA Composition Student Daniel Morel Wins Missouri Competition
Dated Feb 11, 2016
Conservatory Vocal Alum Samantha Gossard Wins MET Opera Regionals
Dated Feb 11, 2016
Conservatory Dance Alumni and Students Perform in Kansas City
Dated Feb 09, 2016
The UMKC Women's Council GAF 2016 Awards
Dated Feb 08, 2016
UMKC Conservatory's Concerto/Aria 2016 Winners
Dated Feb 08, 2016
Concerto/Aria 2016 Finalists Announced!
Dated Feb 03, 2016
Conservatory Alums Derek Jenkins and Ingrid Stölzel Are Winners @ Red Note New Music Festival
Dated Feb 01, 2016
Conservatory Students Selected for Kansas City Symphony Reading Day, 2016
Dated Feb 01, 2016
Composer/Conductor Tania Leon and Scholar Carol Oja Return to the UMKC Conservatory
Dated Jan 27, 2016
Cascade Quartet Performs Work by Mara Gibson, Visits Conservatory, and More
Dated Jan 25, 2016
Composition Alum Nick Omiccioli Wins Commission
Dated Jan 22, 2016
Finalists for 2016 Chamber Music Composition Competition
Dated Jan 20, 2016
Composer Narong Prangcharoen's Work Announced for Kansas City Symphony 2016-17 Season
Dated Jan 20, 2016
Wang A Mao Is Resident Composer at 2016 Mizzou Internat'l Composers Festival
Dated Jan 20, 2016
Musical Bridges Luncheon Features Andrés Salguero, Damien Crutcher, and Dan Trahey
Dated Jan 19, 2016
Conservatory Music Theory Faculty David Thurmaier Pens New Article
Dated Jan 14, 2016
Conservatory's Southpaw Quartet Wins at MTNA Competition
Dated Jan 12, 2016
Vocal Faculty Dale Morehouse to Direct Madama Butterfly Abroad, Summer 2016
Dated Jan 12, 2016
Conservatory Choral Faculty Robert Bode Performs at White House
Dated Jan 11, 2016
Conservatory Faculty Frank Diaz Starts New Orchestra
Dated Jan 07, 2016
Alan Chan, Conservatory Composition Alum is Denali's Comp. Artist in Residence
Dated Jan 05, 2016
R. Andrew Lee, Conservatory Alum, Named as Top 10 Performance by New York Classical Review
Dated Jan 05, 2016
Local Imprint Irritable Hedgehog's UMKC Conservatory CDs
Dated Dec 17, 2015
DMA Saxophone Student Alastair Wright Performs at Lincoln Center
Dated Dec 16, 2015
Conservatory Alums & Grammy Nominations!
Dated Dec 16, 2015
Conservatory Jazz Alum Eddie Moore's Quartet Gets Representation
Dated Dec 16, 2015
Conservatory DMA Composition Student Philip DeWalt Awarded International Prize
Dated Dec 14, 2015
Conservatory Dance Students Chosen to Perform in KC Ballet's Nutcracker 2015
Dated Dec 10, 2015
Flute Alumna Wins Concerto Competition, Performs at Flute Festival Master Class
Dated Dec 08, 2015
Conservatory Composition Professors Zhou Long and Chen Yi Get Grammy Nomination
Dated Dec 07, 2015
Conservatory Composition Alumna Xi Wang Wins Commission
Dated Dec 01, 2015
Conservatory Academy's Musical Bridges Program Wins Innovator Award
Dated Nov 30, 2015
Composition Student Derek Jenkins' Work Chosen for Missouri Festival
Dated Nov 20, 2015
Composition DMA Student Wins American Prize
Dated Nov 18, 2015
Composer Zhou Long is 2016 New York Foundation for the Arts Honoree
Dated Nov 16, 2015
Conservatory Student Quartet Wins at MTNA
Dated Nov 11, 2015
Trumpet Faculty Keith Benjamin Wins Funding For Excellence Faculty Award
Dated Nov 10, 2015
Composition DMA Student Dylan Baker Wins Prize
Dated Nov 09, 2015
Conservatory Choirs Invited to Perform at ACDA Southwest Division Conference
Dated Nov 06, 2015
Conservatory BME Student Sarah Keck Wins MTNA
Dated Nov 06, 2015
UMKC's Downtown Arts Campus Receives New Gifts
Dated Nov 05, 2015
Composition DMA Student Derek Jenkins Wins Composer Award
Dated Nov 05, 2015
Conservatory Alum Youming Chen Appointed to Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Dated Nov 03, 2015
Music Theory Masters Students Present at Society for Music Theory Nat'l Meeting
Dated Nov 02, 2015
Conservatory Alums and Students Perform at la esquina
Dated Oct 29, 2015
Conservatory Alum Ben Gulley Releases New Album
Dated Oct 28, 2015
Composition Alum Yuanyuan (Kay) He Wins Prize in China
Dated Oct 20, 2015
DMA Piano Student Michelle Nam Wins Chancellor's Concerto Competition
Dated Oct 19, 2015
DMA Composition Student Shao Zheng's Work Performed at China National Centre of Performing Arts
Dated Oct 19, 2015
DMA Composition Student Wang A Mao Featured by Library
Dated Oct 19, 2015
Conservatory Saxophone Faculty Zachary Shemon Performs
Dated Oct 16, 2015
Conservatory Alum and Flutist Jonathan Borja Publishes New Article
Dated Oct 14, 2015
DMA Composition Student Jiyoun Chung Selected for Asian Festival
Dated Oct 14, 2015
Conservatory Alum Jim Mair Receives Honorary Degree from Abroad
Dated Oct 12, 2015
Composition Doctoral Student Shao Zheng Wins Celebrate Asia! Composition Competition
Dated Oct 12, 2015
Conservatory Alumna Amanda Frederick Sings for the Pope
Dated Oct 06, 2015
Conservatory Alum Eddie Moore Releases Second Album
Dated Oct 01, 2015
Conservatory Alumnus Charles Bruffy Named 2016 Alumni Award Recipient
Dated Sep 30, 2015
Conservatory Composition Alum James Eakin Appointed Composer in Residence
Dated Sep 30, 2015
Conservatory Composition Students Are Finalists in American Prize
Dated Sep 29, 2015
Conservatory Composition Alum Alan Chan Receives Commissioning Prize
Dated Sep 29, 2015
UMKC Conservatory Horn Faculty Martin Hackleman Performs for Pope Francis' Visit
Dated Sep 29, 2015
UMKC Composition Students CoFound FuseBox New Music
Dated Sep 28, 2015
Chicago Symphony Orchestra Musicians Give Master Classes at UMKC Conservatory in Collaboration with the Harriman-Jewell Series
Dated Sep 25, 2015
Conservatory Jazz Alum Hermon Mehari Wins First Prize
Dated Sep 25, 2015
Clarinet Alum Mauricio Salguero Gets Latin Grammy Nomination
Dated Sep 24, 2015
Vocal Alum Bryan Pinkall Helping Manage Pope Francis' Philadelphia Mass
Dated Sep 24, 2015
Composition Senior Gavin Brivik Noted As "Composer to Watch"
Dated Sep 23, 2015
Youming Chen Appointed to Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Dated Sep 22, 2015
PRISM Quartet in Residence at the UMKC Conservatory
Dated Sep 22, 2015
DMA Composition Student Steve Landis Wins Gerald Kemner Prize
Dated Sep 21, 2015
Shao Zhang, former DMA Conducting Student is Active in China
Dated Sep 11, 2015
Composition Alum Kerwin Young Teaching in Atlanta
Dated Sep 10, 2015
Renowned Vocal Coach Margo Garrett is Kauffman Visiting Artist
Dated Sep 02, 2015
Vinson Cole to Lead Lyric Opera of KC's New Resident Artists Program
Dated Sep 02, 2015
Conservatory Alum and Student Are Winners at Horn Competition
Dated Aug 31, 2015
Conservatory Alum Are Charlotte St. Studio Resident Artists
Dated Aug 24, 2015
Alum Adam Uhlenhake New Band Director in Ohio
Dated Aug 21, 2015
Nicholas Phillips Is American Music Project Award Winner
Dated Aug 19, 2015
Naxos Releases CD of Compositions by Chen Yi, Featuring Cellist Carter Enyeart
Dated Aug 14, 2015
Don't Miss Jazz & BBQ 2015, Sunday, Oct. 11!
Dated Aug 12, 2015
ArtSounds 2015-16 Season is Announced!
Dated Aug 12, 2015
Matthew Haislip's Set of Etudes Published
Dated Aug 06, 2015
Yu-Fang Chen Appointed Assistant Professor, Washburn University
Dated Aug 06, 2015
Conservatory Announces its 2015–16 Conservatory Artist Series
Dated Aug 04, 2015
Brian Clay Luedloff is Full Professor at University of Northern Colorado
Dated Aug 03, 2015
Christopher Koch Appointed Music Director, Springfield Regional Opera
Dated Aug 03, 2015
Conservatory Composition Alum Jacob Gotlib Wins KY Fellowship
Dated Jul 22, 2015
R. Andrew Lee's New Album Release
Dated Jul 07, 2015
Piano DMA Alum Kairy Koshoeva Receives Mu Phi Epsilon Award
Dated Jul 06, 2015
UMKC Conservatory Chamber Choir Performs with The Rolling Stones
Dated Jun 30, 2015
Composition Alum Dr. Xinyan Li Is A Guest Composer at Aspen Music Festival
Dated Jun 30, 2015
Composition Undergrad Gavin Brivik Excels at Film Scoring Wkshop
Dated Jun 16, 2015
Alum Danielle Warner Appointed to George Fox University
Dated Jun 12, 2015
Clarinet Alum Christine Damm Appointed to Quincy University
Dated Jun 12, 2015
Composition Alum Ian Corbett Writes New Book
Dated Jun 11, 2015
Trumpet Alum Grant Smiley Wins International Trumpet Award
Dated Jun 09, 2015
Guitar Alum Appointed to Central Methodist University
Dated Jun 09, 2015
Composition Student Tatev Amiryan's Work Performed in Spain
Dated May 29, 2015
Conservatory Director of Orchestras, Robert Olson, Conducts His Final Colorado Mahlerfest
Dated May 28, 2015
Conservatory Flute and Musicology Alum Wins Faculty Position at University of Wisconsin-La Crosse
Dated May 27, 2015
DMA Piano Student Aurélien Boccard Receives National Award
Dated May 26, 2015
Dr. William Everett Pens New Book on the History of the Kansas City Philharmonic
Dated May 12, 2015
2015 Chamber Music Composition Competition Winners
Dated May 08, 2015
Conservatory's Academy Awarded NEA ArtWorks Grant
Dated May 06, 2015
DMA Piano Student Hyunki Yoon To Perform in Vietnam
Dated May 05, 2015
UMKC Graduate Fellowship Woodwind Quintet Wins 2015 Artist Presentation Society Auditions
Dated Apr 29, 2015
DMA Percussion Candidate Bill Shaltis to Present at Midwest Clinic
Dated Apr 24, 2015
Piano DMA Student Michelle Nam Is A Winner at Artists Presentation Society Audition
Dated Apr 23, 2015
Dr. Alison DeSimone Appointed Assistant Professor of Musicology
Dated Apr 22, 2015
Aurélien Boccard, DMA Piano Student Receives Award
Dated Apr 20, 2015
2014-15 Kauffman Excellence in Teaching Awards
Dated Apr 17, 2015
Academy Director Mara Gibson To Premiere New Work
Dated Apr 16, 2015
Fenlon Lamb is Appointed Director of Opera and Assistant Teaching Professor
Dated Apr 16, 2015
Dr. Frank Diaz Appointed as Associate Professor of Music Education (Strings)
Dated Apr 16, 2015
Devon Carney, Artistic Director of the Kansas City Ballet, 2015 Conservatory Commencement Speaker
Dated Apr 15, 2015
Conservatory Choral Concert Raises Money for Operation Breakthrough
Dated Apr 14, 2015
Composition Alum Nahyun Kim Accepted to Valencia International Performance Academy & Festival
Dated Apr 13, 2015
Conservatory Keyboard Students Perform at 2015 MTNA National Conference
Dated Apr 01, 2015
Conservatory Students Win Kansas City Musical Club Scholarships
Dated Mar 24, 2015
Dance Alum Molly Wagner Dances Title Role in Giselle
Dated Mar 18, 2015
Dr. Robert Duke To Visit UMKC Conservatory
Dated Mar 16, 2015
Melita Belgrave Named to Editorial Board of Music Therapy Perspectives
Dated Mar 16, 2015
Mara Gibson and Jodie Lin Win Yale Distinguished Music Educator Award
Dated Mar 12, 2015
Tatev Amiryan Gives Lecture-Recital at Cal State, Stanislaus
Dated Mar 05, 2015
Academy Award-Winning Composer John Corigliano and Composer Mark Adamo and Carol Oja in Residence
Dated Mar 02, 2015
Conservatory's Celebration of Peace Festival
Dated Feb 25, 2015
Composition DMA Student Steve Landis Premiere with Albany Symphony
Dated Feb 24, 2015
NATS Vocal Competition Winners 2015
Dated Feb 24, 2015
Stanford Thompson 2015 Francis Family Foundation Fellow
Dated Feb 23, 2015
UMKC Conservatory Presents Mark Adamo’s Opera, Little Women
Dated Feb 19, 2015
John Obetz, Organist and Former Conservatory Faculty, Dies
Dated Feb 13, 2015
Conservatory Students Selected for Kansas City Symphony Reading Day, 2015
Dated Feb 10, 2015
Mara Gibson Debuts Composition in Europe
Dated Feb 10, 2015
Concerto/Aria Competition 2015 Winners!
Dated Feb 10, 2015
Concerto/Aria 2015 Finalists Announced
Dated Feb 06, 2015
Wang A Mao, DMA Composition Student Selected as Composer Fellow
Dated Feb 05, 2015
Composition student Tatev Amiryan's Work Performed in Germany
Dated Jan 28, 2015
Conservatory Vocal Student Alexandria Wreggelsworth Accepted to Guildhall School of Music and Drama
Dated Jan 28, 2015
Conservatory Alumni Jonathan Borja and Kristín Jónina Taylor Release CD
Dated Jan 23, 2015
Conservatory Jazz Student Gunnar Gidner Wins 2015 Vandoren Emerging Jazz Artist Competition
Dated Jan 16, 2015
Conservatory Students Are 2015 Women’s Council Graduate Assistance Fund Award Recipients
Dated Jan 14, 2015
Conservatory Hosts Annual Meeting of the Midwest Double Reed Society
Dated Jan 13, 2015
UMKC Students Succeed In Divisional Rounds of MTNA Competitions
Dated Jan 13, 2015
Conservatory Alum Jim Mair Performs at Havana Jazz Festival
Dated Jan 08, 2015
Remembering World War I
Dated Jan 06, 2015
Conservatory Alum Karen Zorn Named One of Musical America's Professionals of the Year
Dated Dec 19, 2014
Composition Alum Nicholas Omiccioli Wins Red Note Composition Competition
Dated Dec 19, 2014
Composition Alum Narong Prangcharoen Has World Premiere with Bach Aria Soloists
Dated Dec 17, 2014
Dance Alum Appie Peterson Dances with San Diego Ballet's The Nutcracker
Dated Dec 17, 2014
Conservatory DMA Vocal Student Soloing with National Symphony Orchestra
Dated Dec 17, 2014
2015 UMKC Chamber Music Composition Competition Finalists
Dated Dec 16, 2014
UMKC Students Design Plans for Downtown Campus
Dated Dec 11, 2014
DMA Conducting Student Luis Adolfo Víquez Córdoba Has Article Published
Dated Dec 10, 2014
Steven D. Davis Master Class Video
Dated Dec 10, 2014
Conservatory Dean Peter Witte Wins Architectural Advocate Award
Dated Dec 10, 2014
Alum Ingrid Stolzel's Composition Chosen for 2015 Missouri State University Composition Festival
Dated Dec 08, 2014
UMKC Composition Student Tatev Amiryan Residency and Performances in Connecticut
Dated Dec 04, 2014
Eph Ehly Named Recipient of DCINY's Educator Laureate Award
Dated Nov 18, 2014
Enjoy an Evening with Tenor Vinson Cole
Dated Nov 17, 2014
Conservatory Alum Wins Distinguised Master's Thesis Award
Dated Nov 17, 2014
Fountain City Brass Band Wins 7th U.S. Open
Dated Nov 14, 2014
Conservatory Students Take Top Places in MTNA 2014
Dated Nov 13, 2014
Nick Petrella Wins PAS President's Industry Award
Dated Nov 12, 2014
Cellist Qizhen Liu Winner in MTNA Competition
Dated Nov 10, 2014
Remembering Vera Olson
Dated Nov 07, 2014
Conservatory Dance Students Chosen to Perform in KC Ballet's Nutcracker 2014
Dated Nov 03, 2014
San Francisco Symphony Musicians Perform Master Classes at UMKC Conservatory
Dated Oct 30, 2014
Conservatory Presents Cosi fan tutte, Nov. 18-21, 2014
Dated Oct 29, 2014
Chin Ting (Patrick) Chan Wins MTNA Missouri Commissioned Composer
Dated Oct 29, 2014
Yao Hui, Piano DMA Student Performs DMA Student Wang A Mao's Composition
Dated Oct 29, 2014
Conservatory Alum William Krusemark Wins Kansas Independent College Association’s (KICA) Faculty of Distinction Award
Dated Oct 28, 2014
Xueli Liu, DMA Piano Student, Wins 3rd Chancellor's Concerto Competition
Dated Oct 21, 2014
Noah Matthew Siegel Memorial
Dated Oct 17, 2014
Robert Bode Wins Second Place in 2014 American Prize in Choral Conducting (community division)
Dated Oct 16, 2014
Alum Hermon Mehari Is a Semifinalist in Theolonius Monk Institute of Jazz Trumpet Competition
Dated Oct 15, 2014
DMA Composition Student Wang A Mao Wins Gerald Kemner Prize
Dated Oct 14, 2014
Conservatory Orchestra Wins 2nd Place in The American Prize
Dated Oct 13, 2014
UMKC Conservatory Student Noah Matthew Siegel Passes Away
Dated Oct 09, 2014
UMKC Conservatory Dance Students Chosen to Perform with The Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater
Dated Oct 06, 2014
UMKC Announces More Pledges for Downtown Arts Campus
Dated Oct 03, 2014
Conservatory Alum and DMA student Michael Shults Gets University Post
Dated Sep 25, 2014
Conservatory DMA composition student Elbert Liu has won the 2014 UMKC Gerald Kemner Wind Ensemble Composition Competition
Dated Sep 25, 2014
DMA Flute Alumna Sophia Tegart Gets Teaching Position
Dated Sep 25, 2014
Josh Williams, Jazz Alum, Releases New CD
Dated Sep 24, 2014
Narong Prangcharoen Named Conservatory's Alumni Achievement Award Winner, 2015
Dated Sep 23, 2014
R. Andrew Lee and David McIntire, Conservatory Alumni, Are 2015 UMKC Alumni Spotlight Award Winners
Dated Sep 22, 2014
Design Firm Selected for Downtown Campus for the Arts: Helix Architecture + Design and HGA
Dated Sep 19, 2014
Composition DMA Student Ted King-Smith Is a Student Prize Winner for The American Prize
Dated Sep 15, 2014
"The President's Own" U.S. Marine Band Gives Master Class at UMKC Conservatory
Dated Sep 04, 2014
Conservatory Alumna Wins Principal Flute Position
Dated Sep 03, 2014
Conservatory Faculty David Thurmaier Pens New Article in American Music
Dated Aug 27, 2014
Conservatory Alumni Named Charlotte St. Residents, 2014-15
Dated Aug 26, 2014
Choral Arts and Robert Bode are selected as finalists for the 2014 American Prize
Dated Aug 26, 2014
Repertoire Without Borders—Grammy Award-winning Vocal Octet Roomful of Teeth and Pulitzer Prize-winner Caroline Shaw in Residence for UMKC Conservatory Convocation, Performance, Master Classes
Dated Aug 25, 2014
Hyunki Yoon, Piano DMA Student Wins The American Prize
Dated Aug 22, 2014
Composition Student Composes for Local Public Television Station Programming
Dated Aug 20, 2014
Andrew Granade, Associate Prof. Musicology Wins AMS 75 PAYS Award For Book
Dated Aug 18, 2014
Kristin Griffeath, Alum, Gives Cockefair Address
Dated Aug 18, 2014
UMKC Conservatory Orchestra Selected as Finalist for The American Prize in Orchestral Performance
Dated Aug 18, 2014
Conservatory Graduate Students Maintain Teaching Jobs, Too
Dated Aug 12, 2014
Vocal Alum Bryan Pinkall Gets Emmy Nomination
Dated Aug 05, 2014
Composition Alum Narong Prangcharoen Gets New Commission for Bach Aria Soloists
Dated Jul 17, 2014
Piano Alum Christopher Janwong McKiggan Represented by KMP Artists
Dated Jul 17, 2014
Jazz Great Bobby Watson Inducted into Kansas City's American Jazz Walk of Fame
Dated Jul 17, 2014
UMKC Saxophone Ensemble Selected to Perform at 2015 MMEA Conference
Dated Jul 16, 2014
Bobby Watson Gives Talk at ICFAD Conference in KC
Dated Jul 15, 2014
Choral Conducting Alum Ryan Board Conducts At International Festival
Dated Jul 10, 2014
Aidan Soder, vocal faculty, releases Tagoriana CD
Dated Jul 08, 2014
Music Theory Faculty David Thurmaier Accepted Into University of Missouri Faculty Scholars Program
Dated Jun 24, 2014
Composition Alum Eric Chapman Releases First Album of Original Compositions
Dated Jun 20, 2014
Conservatory Dance Faculty Gary Abbott Accepted Into University of Missouri Faculty Scholars Program
Dated Jun 19, 2014
Composition Student Chin-Ting Patrick Chan Has Work Chosen for International Conference
Dated Jun 18, 2014
Robert Bode's Choral Arts Chosen to Perform at American Choral Directors Assocation National Conference
Dated Jun 11, 2014
Conservatory Composition Grad Student Scott Steele's Work Performed
Dated Jun 06, 2014
Composition Alum Timothy Roy Finalist for Franz Liszt Stipendium
Dated May 29, 2014
Chadi El-Khoury Choreography Selected for PushFest Dance Festival
Dated May 28, 2014
Vocal Alum Zoe Melcher Receives Award to Attend Royal Conservatoire
Dated May 22, 2014
Violin Alum Chia-Fei Lin Wins Position with Kansas City Symphony
Dated May 22, 2014
Jazz Friends June 13 Event with Doug Auwarter
Dated May 22, 2014
Professors Mobberley and Granade Win U. of Missouri Research Grants
Dated May 21, 2014
Vocal Alum Scott Conner Debuts at Glyndebourne Festival
Dated May 19, 2014
NAfME Collegiate Chapter Growth Award
Dated May 16, 2014
Derek M. Jenkins, Conservatory Alum Commissioned by Mid America Freedom Band
Dated May 16, 2014
Conservatory Dance Alum Molly Wagner Performs Title Role of Cinderella
Dated May 13, 2014
Sora Park, Conservatory DMA Piano Student Selected for St. Louis Artist Presentation Society
Dated May 13, 2014
Conservatory Horn Senior Brett Hodge Wins Principal Horn Position
Dated May 13, 2014
Conservatory Cello Student Qizhen Liu Awarded Scholarships at Summer Festivals
Dated May 13, 2014
Conservatory Composition MM Student Yang Ming Wins International Prize
Dated May 12, 2014
Conservatory Piano Student Matthew Siegel Invited to Bowdoin International Music Festival
Dated May 12, 2014
UMKC Downtown Arts Campus Achieves Another Milestone with Site Property Pledge
Dated May 12, 2014
UMKC Conservatory Wind Symphony Chamber Players Invited to Perform in China
Dated May 09, 2014
Conservatory Alum Rosalyn Story Receives Grant from Sphinx Organization
Dated May 08, 2014
Composition Student Wang A Mao Selected as Emerging Composer
Dated May 08, 2014
Chen Yi's New Composition Premiered by Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company and PRISM
Dated May 02, 2014
Michael M. Kaiser Receives Honorary Doctorate From the UMKC Conservatory
Dated May 01, 2014
Jazz Faculty Dan Thomas and Voyage Perform in Kansas City's Blue Room
Dated Apr 28, 2014
Composition Student Tatev Amiryan's Composition Performed on Armenian Album
Dated Apr 28, 2014
Swing and Sweat with Warren Durrett
Dated Apr 25, 2014
Composition Professor Zhou Long Has European World Premiere, Sept. 2014
Dated Apr 24, 2014
Conservatory Alum Dustin Cates Named New Artistic Director of Heartland Men's Chorus
Dated Apr 23, 2014
UMKC Conservatory Professor Aidan Soder Wins Fulbright Scholar Award
Dated Apr 23, 2014
Combined Choral Concert Raises More than 10K for Children
Dated Apr 18, 2014
Composition Student Nahyun Kim Winner of Publiq Access Competition
Dated Apr 17, 2014
Composition Student Chin-Ting Patrick Chan Selected for Prestigious Conference
Dated Apr 17, 2014
Conservatory Alum Bryan Pinkall Accepts Tenure-Track Appointment
Dated Apr 15, 2014
Conservatory Faculty Sabrina Madison-Cannon and Steven Davis Present Research at Conference
Dated Apr 14, 2014
UMKC Saxophone Ensemble Performs at North American Saxophone Alliance Conference
Dated Apr 14, 2014
Composition DMA Student Nick Omiccioli Wins An AME Competition
Dated Apr 14, 2014
Zhou Long Has US and UK Premieres, April and May 2014
Dated Apr 14, 2014
James Jordan Takes Florida Ballet Master Job
Dated Apr 11, 2014
Jazz Alum Group Diverse Releases New Album
Dated Apr 11, 2014
Conservatory Music Therapy Students Elected to Regional Governance
Dated Apr 09, 2014
Conservatory Dance Students Awarded Scholarships to Chicago's River North Dance
Dated Apr 09, 2014
UMKC Jazz Friends "Artistry of Jazz" Afternoon
Dated Apr 08, 2014
Composition Student Wang A Mao's National and International Achievements
Dated Apr 07, 2014
Conservatory Composition Student Tatev Amiryan Has Premiere in Germany
Dated Apr 03, 2014
Forever Young and Chicago Children's Choir Perform Together at UMKC
Dated Apr 02, 2014
Richard Cass Honored Posthumously by MTNA Foundation
Dated Mar 31, 2014
Conservatory Alums Hermon Mehari and Jane Gotch Receive Charlotte Street Awards
Dated Mar 25, 2014
Conservatory Dance Faculty Gary Abbott's Work Chosen for Kennedy Center Performance
Dated Mar 25, 2014
Conservatory Trumpet Student Jennifer Fox Places Second in National Trumpet Competition
Dated Mar 25, 2014
Conservatory Vocal Student Alannah Garnier is Naftzger Young Artist Winner
Dated Mar 25, 2014
Conservatory Receives $500,000 Gift for Jazz Scholarships from Sid and Carole McKnight
Dated Mar 12, 2014
Conservatory Alum Ryan Dudenbostel Is Director of Orchestral Studies, Western Washington U.
Dated Mar 12, 2014
Clarinet Student Amanda Hudnall Wins Scholarship
Dated Mar 10, 2014
Conservatory Students Are Winners at KC Musical Club Scholarship and Sigma Alpha Iota Comp
Dated Mar 10, 2014
Conservatory Vocal Faculty Rebecca Sherburn Publishes Article in Choral Journal
Dated Mar 06, 2014
Conservatory Composition Alums Ingrid Stolzel and Nick Omiccioli Featured at Khorikos Competition
Dated Mar 06, 2014
UMKC Composition DMA Student Derek Jenkins Wins Gerald Kemner Prize
Dated Mar 05, 2014
UMKC Conservatory Students Perform With the Kansas City Symphony
Dated Mar 05, 2014
UMKC Conservatory Students Perform With the Kansas City Symphony
Dated Mar 05, 2014
UMKC Conservatory Freshman Flutist Emma Reno: Runner Up in Chamber Ensemble Competition
Dated Mar 05, 2014
UMKC Conservatory Alumnae Are Honored at 2014 Alumni Awards Luncheon, April 24, 2014
Dated Mar 05, 2014
LA Philharmonic Musicians Give Master Classes at Conservatory
Dated Mar 05, 2014
Chen Yi is Featured Guest Composer at Kennesaw State's 2014 Festival of New Music, with World Premiere
Dated Feb 18, 2014
Jane Chu Nominated by President Obama to Head the National Endowment for the Arts
Dated Feb 13, 2014
UMKC Conservatory Vocal Alum Chris Carr Wins Igor Gorin Memorial Award
Dated Feb 12, 2014
UMKC Conservatory Vocal Students Are Winners at District NATS
Dated Feb 11, 2014
UMKC Conservatory Announces Winners of Concerto/Aria 2014 Competition
Dated Feb 11, 2014
UMKC Conservatory Composition Alum Lisa Coons Has World Premiere at Carnegie Hall
Dated Feb 10, 2014
UMKC Conservatory Artist's Certificate Piano Student Richard Jeric Wins Jefferson City Symphony Orchestra Piano Competition
Dated Feb 10, 2014
Conservatory Dance Alum and UMKC Alum Present Dance Benefit for Dream Factory
Dated Feb 10, 2014
UMKC Conservatory Jazz Students Invited to Perform at Monterrey Next Generation Festival
Dated Feb 10, 2014
UMKC Conservatory Dance Alum William Smith Awarded Virginia Fellowship of the Arts Award
Dated Feb 10, 2014
Conservatory Alum Chris Munce Releases CD with Kantorei
Dated Feb 03, 2014
UMKC Composition DMA Student Nahyun Kim To Attend 2014 Women's Composer Festival
Dated Jan 31, 2014
UMKC Conservatory Composition Students Selected for KC Symphony Reading Day
Dated Jan 31, 2014
UMKC Conservatory Cello Professor Carter Enyeart Named MoASTA College String Educator of the Year
Dated Jan 30, 2014
UMKC Conservatory Jazz Student Nate Nall Admitted to Prestigious Betty Carter Jazz Program
Dated Jan 29, 2014
UMKC Conservatory Flute Student Michael O'Brien is Runner-Up in MTNA Young Artist Competition
Dated Jan 28, 2014
UMKC Conservatory Graduate Fellowship Woodwind Quintet Gets Honorable Mention, MTNA Chamber Music Competition
Dated Jan 28, 2014
UMKC Conservatory Opera Director Marciem Bazell Passes Away
Dated Jan 23, 2014
Conservatory Academy Student Wins National MTNA Composition Competition
Dated Jan 16, 2014
UMKC Conservatory Vocal Students Excel at MET Auditions
Dated Jan 14, 2014
Conservatory Jazz Professor Bobby Watson Releases New Album
Dated Jan 07, 2014
Conservatory Piano Alum Nicholas Phillips Releases New CD
Dated Jan 07, 2014
Composition Alum Xinyan Li Has New Commission for Performance in Norway
Dated Jan 07, 2014
Irritable Hedgehog Label has a New Release: Elecronic Music Midwest (EMM) Features Conservatory Faculty and Alumni
Dated Dec 17, 2013
Composition DMA Student Nicholas Omiccioli Named a 2014 Mizzou International Composers Festival Resident
Dated Dec 17, 2013
Conservatory Composition Student Jiyoun Chung Has Work Selected for 2014 GAMMA-UT Conference
Dated Dec 16, 2013
Conservatory Vocal Alum Scott Conner Has Active Career
Dated Dec 12, 2013
UMKC DMA Composition Student Nicholas Omiccioli Selected for Under Construction New Music Readings
Dated Dec 11, 2013
UMKC Composition DMA Student Tatev Amiryan To Present Paper and Composition at Hawaii International Conference
Dated Dec 11, 2013
Conservatory Alum Dr. Gary Walth Inspiring Wisconsin Music Students for 21 Years
Dated Dec 11, 2013
UMKC Conservatory Saxophone Ensemble Chosen to Perform at 2014 North American Saxophone Alliance Biennial Conference
Dated Dec 10, 2013
Conservatory Academy Student Coleman Gliddon Is a Winner in the MTNA Junior Composition Competition
Dated Dec 04, 2013
UMKC Composition Alum Ingrid Stölzel and Students Nicholas Omiccioli and Chin Ting (Patrick) Chan Are Winners
Dated Dec 02, 2013
UMKC Conservatory's Academy Receives Francis Family Foundation Grant
Dated Nov 21, 2013
UMKC Conservatory Alumni and Students Perform with Josh Groban
Dated Nov 21, 2013
UMKC Composition Alum Xioa-ou Hu Invited to Casalmaggiore Festival
Dated Nov 19, 2013
UMKC Conservatory Cello Alum Dana Woolard-Hughlett Appointed Adjunct Instructor
Dated Nov 14, 2013
UMKC Conservatory Woodwind Students Win at MTNA Competition
Dated Nov 13, 2013
UMKC Composition Student Tatev Amiryan To Perform At 2014 International New-Music Festival
Dated Nov 13, 2013
UMKC Conservatory Receives 2014 Missouri Arts Award
Dated Nov 11, 2013
UMKC Conservatory Brass Students Compete and Take Awards at Brass Competitions
Dated Nov 11, 2013
Irritable Hedgehog Label: New Release of Piano Music by composer Eva-Marie Houben
Dated Nov 11, 2013
UMKC Conservatory Alum and UMKC 2014 Alumni Award Recipient Jawole Willa Jo Zollar Receives Doris Duke Performing Artist Award
Dated Nov 06, 2013
UMKC Composition Student Philip DeWalt Wins Gerald Kemner Orchestra Composition Competition
Dated Nov 06, 2013
Composition Student Wang A Mao Wins MMTA Award
Dated Nov 05, 2013
Conservatory Faculty Andrew Granade Gives Public Talk
Dated Nov 05, 2013
Conservatory Alum Robert Bozeman In the News
Dated Nov 05, 2013
Fountain City Brass Band Wins U.S. Open Brass Band Championship, Again!
Dated Nov 04, 2013
Composition Student Jiyoun Chung Selected for RED NOTE New Music Festival
Dated Nov 04, 2013
Conservatory Dance Students Perform in Kansas City Ballet's The Nutcracker, 2013
Dated Nov 04, 2013
Conservatory Composition Alum Xi Wang Wins Pi Kappa Lambda Commission
Dated Oct 29, 2013
Conservatory Piano Student Sora Park Wins Chancellor's Concerto Competition
Dated Oct 16, 2013
MacArthur Fellow and Sphinx Organization Founder Aaron Dworkin Is Conservatory's Musical Bridges Francis Family Foundation Fellow
Dated Oct 16, 2013
Saxophone Assistant Professor Zach Shemon Plays Carnegie Hall's Zankel Hall
Dated Oct 15, 2013
DMA Composition Student Nicholas Omiccioli Wins Prestigious Residency at Copland House
Dated Oct 15, 2013
Winners of Rebecca Sherburn Vocal Composition Competition Announced
Dated Oct 14, 2013
Conservatory Composition Students' Work Fills Program at New York's Symphony Space
Dated Oct 09, 2013
Conservatory Alum Bryan Pinkall To Help Stage Opening Ceremony of 2014 Winter Olympics
Dated Oct 08, 2013
Vocal Student Angela Gribble Takes Awards in Metropolitan Opera Auditions, Oregon
Dated Oct 07, 2013
Russell Patterson, Conservatory Alumnus and Former Artistic Director of the Kansas City Symphony Has Passed
Dated Oct 03, 2013
Schwanengesang: Follow The Lieder
Dated Oct 03, 2013
Mauricio Salguero, Conservatory Alumnus, Performs in Washington, DC
Dated Oct 03, 2013
Conservatory Jazz Professor Bobby Watson Honored by Congressional Black Caucus Foundation
Dated Oct 02, 2013
Conservatory Piano Alum Ding Yang Is Busy with Master Classes and Recitals
Dated Oct 02, 2013
Conservatory Alum Samuel Green Joins Cantus
Dated Sep 30, 2013
Conservatory Alum Samuel Green Joins Cantus
Dated Sep 24, 2013
Conservatory's Academy Awarded 15K Grant for Instruments
Dated Sep 13, 2013
Conservatory Composer Zhou Long Honored by Beijing Music Festival
Dated Sep 12, 2013
Percussion Alum Sarrah Cantrell Wins Position with Wichita Symphony Orchestra
Dated Sep 09, 2013
Conservatory Composition Faculty Chen Yi Awarded Barlow Commission
Dated Aug 28, 2013
Conservatory Composition Alum Narong Prangcharoen Wins 2013 Barlow Prize
Dated Aug 27, 2013
12 Annual Jazz & BBQ Honors Sammy Nestico
Dated Aug 26, 2013
Conservatory Opens 2013-14 Season in the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts
Dated Aug 26, 2013
Composition Professor Paul Rudy Collaborates with Denmark and The World Opera
Dated Aug 22, 2013
Conservatory Students and Alumni Named Charlotte Street Studio Resident Artists, 2013-14
Dated Aug 21, 2013
Conservatory Dance Professor Gary Abbott's Deeply Rooted Dance Theater Travels to South Africa
Dated Aug 19, 2013
Conservatory Concert Choir To Perform at MMEA, January 2014
Dated Aug 19, 2013
Conservatory Debuts New Series with Kansas City's Folly Theater
Dated Aug 07, 2013
Conservatory Composition Professor Zhou Long's Madame White Snake Performed in Taiwan
Dated Aug 05, 2013
Conservatory Alum, Performer, Composer, and Jazz Band Leader Kerry Strayer Passes Away
Dated Aug 02, 2013
Conservatory DMA Composition Student Tatevik Amiryan Wins Fellowship
Dated Aug 02, 2013
Conservatory Alum Erin Fly Named Temporary Instructor
Dated Aug 02, 2013
Conservatory Alum John Jenkins Appointed to Oral Roberts University
Dated Jul 31, 2013
The UMKC Conservatory of Music and Dance Gears Up For Its New Season!
Dated Jul 31, 2013
Conservatory Composition Alum Timothy Roy Wins First Prize in Mixed Media Category of 2013 Prix Destellos
Dated Jul 29, 2013
UMKC Conservatory Cello Alum Wins Position with Shanghai Philharmonic Orchestra
Dated Jul 09, 2013
Conservatory Cello Alum Brandon Cornett Wins Teaching Position in Houston, TX
Dated Jul 09, 2013
UMKC Conservatory Alum Narong Prangcharoen Joins Presser Catalogue and is Named to Music Alive Residency with Pacific Orchestra
Dated Jul 08, 2013
UMKC Conservatory Alum Carl G. Harris, Jr. Passes
Dated Jul 03, 2013
UMKC Conservatory Alum and Faculty in Buenos Aires
Dated Jul 02, 2013
Conservatory Vocal Alum Brett Terry Appointed Interim Director of Music at Marquand Chapel
Dated Jul 01, 2013
Muriel McBrien Kauffman Foundation Offers Challenge Grant of $20 Million for Conservatory Move to Downtown Kansas City
Dated Jun 26, 2013
Conservatory Alum Nathan Dishman Wins Trombone Position
Dated Jun 24, 2013
Conservatory Vocal Alum Katie McCreary Performing Phantom's Carlotta in National Tour
Dated Jun 24, 2013
Conservatory Alum James Hall Promoted with Tenure
Dated Jun 11, 2013
Conservatory Alum John Allen Nelson Debuts in Minnesota Opera's Turandot
Dated Jun 11, 2013
UMKC Graduate Fellowship Brass Quintet Places in The Calvin Smith Competition and Festival
Dated Jun 10, 2013
Conservatory Alum Gary R. Schwartzhoff Conducts at the Kennedy Center
Dated Jun 07, 2013
UMKC Conservatory Alum Cory Ganschow Publishes Article in Journal of Music Teacher Education
Dated May 16, 2013
Conservatory Alum Suzanne Hendrix Performs with Seattle Opera
Dated May 14, 2013
Conservatory Alum Sandra Howard Has Research Published
Dated May 09, 2013
Kansas City Civic Leader Shirley Bush Helzberg Receives Honorary Doctorate from the UMKC Conservatory
Dated May 09, 2013
Conservatory Piano Masters Student Richard Jeric Wins Naftzger Piano Award
Dated May 08, 2013
UMKC Conservatory Music Education Students Stacy Van Hoecke and Briana Swift Win Awards
Dated May 08, 2013
UMKC Conservatory's 2012-13 Kauffman Award Winners
Dated Apr 30, 2013
UMKC Conservatory Alum Clint Ashlock Is Winner at DownBeat Magazine’s 36th Annual Student Music Awards
Dated Apr 30, 2013
Composition Faculty Zhou Long Awarded Prestigious Elise L. Stoeger Prize by Chamber Music Society
Dated Apr 30, 2013
UMKC Conservatory Flute Student Karen Hauge Wins St. Louis Artist Presentation Society Competition
Dated Apr 29, 2013
Conservatory Jazz Faculty Dan Thomas In Concert
Dated Apr 22, 2013
Composition MM student Kerwin Young to Attend Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony With Public Enemy
Dated Apr 18, 2013
Conservatory Choir's Third Annual "For the Children" Concert Does Well for Operation Breakthrough
Dated Apr 17, 2013
Musicology Student Tom Marks and Alumnus Tim Love In the News
Dated Apr 15, 2013
Conservatory Piano Alum Kairy Koshoeva Receives Marian Bowker Davidson Collaborative Pianist Award
Dated Apr 12, 2013
Conservatory Cello Senior Nathan Hoffmann Awarded Fulbright ETA
Dated Apr 11, 2013
UMKC Conservatory Alum Narong Prangcharoen Wins Guggenheim Fellowship
Dated Apr 11, 2013
Conservatory Doctoral Flute Student Yu Hui (Grace) Lai Wins Mu Phi Epsilon Foundation, Merle Montgomery Doctoral Grant.
Dated Apr 09, 2013
Conservatory Music Therapy Professor Deanna Hanson-Abromeit Awarded AMTA Midwestern Region 2013 Scholarly Activity Award
Dated Apr 09, 2013
Diane Scott Appointed Director of Professional Development at UMKC Conservatory
Dated Apr 05, 2013
Conservatory Music Education Professor Lindsey Williams Creates ASEAN Music Journal
Dated Apr 04, 2013
Jennifer Linn Named 2013 Conservatory of Music and Dance Alumni Achievement Honoree
Dated Apr 04, 2013
UMKC Conservatory Finale Concert, May 6, 2013: Copland, Barber, Beethoven!
Dated Apr 04, 2013
Violin Professor Joseph Genualdi Gives Master Classes at Tianjin Conservatory of Music
Dated Apr 03, 2013
Conservatory Composition Faculty Chen Yi Wins Award from New Music USA
Dated Apr 01, 2013
Conservatory Musicology Professor Andrew Granade to Host Film Festival
Dated Apr 01, 2013
UMKC Composition Student Tyler Capp Wins 2013 Morton Gould Composition Competition
Dated Mar 28, 2013
Remembering Aaron Markarian
Dated Mar 28, 2013
UMKC Conservatory Vocal Studies Alum Jonathan Stinson Appointed to Crane School of Music
Dated Mar 28, 2013
Composition DMA Student Nicholas S. Omiccioli Wins Third Angle/Russell New Ideas in Music
Dated Mar 25, 2013
UMKC Conservatory Faculty Erika Honisch Invited to Present Paper
Dated Mar 25, 2013
UMKC Conservatory Student Aaron Markarian Fatally Wounded
Dated Mar 23, 2013
UMKC Conservatory Graduate Chamber Ensemble Selected for Maestro Michael Stern's Master Class
Dated Mar 22, 2013
Mara Gibson, Academy Director and Violist Michael Hall Present Concert Series
Dated Mar 21, 2013
Dr. David Thurmaier Named Associate Professor of Music Theory at UMKC Conservatory
Dated Mar 21, 2013
Composer and Alum Peiying Yuan Receives Saariaho Birthday Commission
Dated Mar 20, 2013
Clarinet Alum Named Professor at Cottey College
Dated Mar 20, 2013
Clarinet Student Pei-Lun Tsai Named Alternate for Carl Nielsen International Competition
Dated Mar 20, 2013
Conservatory Flute Alum Carol Dale On National Flute Association
Dated Mar 14, 2013
Students Shih-Han Pan and Rachael Colman are Winners at 2013 Sigma Alpha Iota Scholarship Audition
Dated Mar 13, 2013
Conservatory Music Therapy Professor Dr. Melita Belgrave Awarded Grant
Dated Mar 12, 2013
Conservatory Music Theory Students Present Research at Society for American Music Meeting
Dated Mar 11, 2013
UMKC Conservatory Vocal Student Brandon Russell Wins First Place for Kansas City Musical Club Scholarships
Dated Mar 11, 2013
UMKC Conservatory Composition Students Chosen for Kansas City Symphony 2013 Reading Session
Dated Mar 11, 2013
Conservatory Piano DMA Student Kari Johnson Chosen As Guest Artist for Electronic Music Midwest
Dated Mar 07, 2013
Zach Shemon Named New Assistant Professor of Saxophone at UMKC Conservatory
Dated Mar 07, 2013
UMKC Jazz Professor Bobby Watson Honored by Howard University
Dated Mar 06, 2013
Conservatory Clarinet Student Amanda Hudnall Wins Prize in Michigan Competition
Dated Mar 06, 2013
MM Piano Student Matthew Siegel Chosen for Prestigious Bowdoin International Music Festival
Dated Mar 04, 2013
Conservatory Conducting Alum to Conduct Nashville Opera's The Magic Flute
Dated Mar 01, 2013
Concerto/Aria 2013 Winners!
Dated Mar 01, 2013
Composition Faculty Paul Rudy's Martian Chronicles Featured on KCUR 89.3
Dated Mar 01, 2013
Jazz Great Joe Chambers Performs with Conservatory Students
Dated Mar 01, 2013
Conservatory Dance Alum Molly Wagner Pens Article for Dance Magazine
Dated Feb 28, 2013
Conservatory's 2013 UMKC Chamber Music Composition Competition Winners
Dated Feb 28, 2013
Concerto/Aria 2013 Finalists Announced
Dated Feb 28, 2013
Conservatory Vocal Students Accepted into Prestigious Opera Programs
Dated Feb 20, 2013
Freshman Composition Student Gabriel Kyne Has Shape Note Tune Published
Dated Feb 15, 2013
Announcing the Winners of the Kansas City Chorale/UMKC Conservatory Choral Composition Competition
Dated Feb 14, 2013
Conservatory Piano Student Victoria Fatu and Husband and Alum Cristian Fatu Perform In Missouri
Dated Feb 13, 2013
Conservatory Alums and Barr Institute Laureates Win 2013 Grammys
Dated Feb 11, 2013
UMKC Conservatory Students Place Very Well At NATS Auditions!
Dated Feb 07, 2013
Conservatory Student Spotlight: Filip Lazovski Winner of the Inaugural Chancellor’s Concerto Competition
Dated Feb 01, 2013
Conservatory Vocal Graduate Student Chris Carr is a Winner at Met Opera Auditions
Dated Feb 01, 2013
Dance Professor Mary Pat Henry to Teach in China
Dated Feb 01, 2013
Conservatory Faculty Zhou Long and Conservatory Alum Ingrid Stölzel Have Work Performed at FSU's Festival of New Music
Dated Jan 28, 2013
Conservatory Flute Student Michael O'Brien Gets Honorable Mention in The MTNA Young Artist Competition Divisional Round
Dated Jan 25, 2013
Pulitzer Prize Winning Composer and Faculty Zhou Long Has US Premiere in Carnegie Hall, And the Stellar Reviews are In!
Dated Jan 22, 2013
Musica Nova Features Guest Composers Eric Moe and Pulitzer Prize Winner Bernard Rands
Dated Jan 14, 2013
A Musical Tribute to Composer Kevin Oldham
Dated Jan 14, 2013
UMKC Conservatory Alum and Barr Institute Laureate Ensemble Nominated for a Grammy
Dated Dec 07, 2012
UMKC Conservatory Composition Students Nick Omiccioli and Yu Jiang Win International Awards
Dated Dec 04, 2012
UMKC Conservatory Flute Students Win Top Honors in MTNA Young Artist Competition State Round
Dated Nov 29, 2012
Conservatory Academy Is Awarded Prestigious Francis Family Foundation Grant
Dated Nov 28, 2012
International Publication Gramophone Magazine Recognizes UMKC Conservatory Alumni
Dated Nov 28, 2012
Conservatory Dance Performance Dance Fest For Funds! To Raise Money for Student Trip to Chicago
Dated Nov 06, 2012
Conservatory's Associate Director of Bands Joe Parisi Leads Fountain City Brass Band to Another National Championship
Dated Nov 06, 2012
The New York Times Gives Great Reviews for Chen Yi and Narong Prangcharoen
Dated Oct 30, 2012
DMA Composition Student Tyler Capp Wins Gerald Kemner Prize
Dated Oct 29, 2012
Daniel Bernard Roumain! He's Back!
Dated Oct 24, 2012
DMA Composition Student Tyler Capp Wins MMTA Award
Dated Oct 23, 2012
Composition Alum Dr. Narong Prangcharoen To Have World Premiere at Carnegie Hall, Oct. 26, 2012
Dated Oct 18, 2012
Conservatory Violin Student Filip Lazovski Wins First Chancellor's Competition
Dated Oct 17, 2012
Conservatory Dance Students to Perform in Kansas City Ballet's Annual Nutcracker
Dated Oct 12, 2012
World-Renowned Oscar-Winning Composer John Corigliano and Grammy-Winning eighth blackbird At UMKC Conservatory
Dated Oct 12, 2012
UMKC Conservatory Faculty and Alumni Win In The Pitch's Best Of Kansas City 2012...
Dated Oct 10, 2012
DMA Student Youming Chen Receives One Year Appointment to Kansas City Symphony
Dated Oct 03, 2012
Dance Alum Jennifer Medina's Dance Company Featured in Dance Magazine
Dated Oct 02, 2012
Composition Student Kerwin Young Announced as Composer in Residence for Midwest Chamber Ensemble
Dated Sep 28, 2012
DMA Piano Student Artem Anuchin's Solo Compositions Published by IJCC
Dated Sep 28, 2012
Composition DMA student Tatev Amiryan To Give Lecture Recital at Royal College of Music, London
Dated Sep 24, 2012
Jazz Faculty Dan Thomas Releases New CD! Join the Party!
Dated Sep 17, 2012
Conservatory Connections: Light Salon Concerts at The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art
Dated Sep 17, 2012
Conservatory Vocal Alums Share Stage in Mozart's The Magic Flute
Dated Sep 12, 2012
Freshman Trombone Student Stephen Hennenberg Profiled in 435 South Magazine
Dated Sep 11, 2012
Elizabeth Dunning, DMA, Horn, Appointed to Northwest Missouri State University
Dated Aug 27, 2012
Composition Faculty Paul Rudy Named Curator's Professor
Dated Aug 24, 2012
Flute Alum Sophia Tegart Appointed to University of Idaho
Dated Aug 23, 2012
Vocal Graduate Robin Griffeath Appointed to Faculty at Southwestern Oklahoma State University
Dated Aug 22, 2012
Composition Alum Lee Hartman Named Artistic Director of Mid America New Freedom Band
Dated Aug 21, 2012
Composition Student Nicholas S. Omiccioli Featured in Kansas City Star
Dated Aug 15, 2012
Jazz & BBQ 2012
Dated Aug 14, 2012
Ben Vereen to Conduct Conservatory Master Class
Dated Aug 14, 2012
UMKC Conservatory Announces 2012-13 Season
Dated Aug 07, 2012
Conservatory Alum Dr. D. Brent Ballweg Named Director of Distinction
Dated Jul 26, 2012
UMKC’s Crescendo Takes on New Venue
Dated Jul 24, 2012
Bassoon Sophomore Mark Lauer Performs in Master Class in 2012 International Double Reed Society's Annual Conference
Dated Jul 16, 2012
Composition Alum Timothy Roy is Finalist in the International Composition Competition Città di Udine
Dated Jul 12, 2012
Flute Alum Christina Webster Appointed to Pittsburg State University
Dated Jun 28, 2012
UMKC Conservatory Adds Bachelor of Music in Jazz Studies
Dated Jun 27, 2012
Professor Robert Bode Named Chair of Vocal Studies
Dated Jun 19, 2012
Piano Student Tate Addis to Perform in Organ Master Class with Paul Jacobs
Dated Jun 14, 2012
Music and Merlot features Conservatory alum
Dated Jun 04, 2012
DMA Composition Student Joseph Kern Wins Gerald Kemner Award
Dated May 29, 2012
Vocal Alum Scott Conner Wins First Prize in the Loren L. Zachary and Nedra Zachary National Vocal Competition for Young Opera Singers
Dated May 29, 2012
Jennifer Wampler Joins UMKC and Conservatory as Director of Major Gifts
Dated May 25, 2012
UMKC Conservatory Dance Professor Sabrina Madison-Cannon Named Associate Dean of Undergraduate Studies
Dated May 21, 2012
Music Therapy Alum Jamie Young is Helping People
Dated May 21, 2012
Composition Student Joseph Kern Profiled in Kansas City Star
Dated May 16, 2012
New York City's WQXR Captures and Highlights UMKC Conservatory's (le) poisson rouge Performance
Dated May 16, 2012
Conservatory Alum Alice Demske Hansen Passes
Dated May 10, 2012
Gary Abbott Appointed As Assistant Professor of Modern Dance
Dated May 08, 2012
Conservatory Composition Student Chin Ting (Patrick) Chan Wins newEar Competition
Dated May 07, 2012
Composition DMA Student Xinyan Li's Work Performed in NYC
Dated May 04, 2012
Conservatory Alum Patrick Alonzo Conway Wins 2012 Charlotte Street Generative Performing Artist Fellowship
Dated May 04, 2012
Conservatory Music Education Student Ryan Occeña Wins Fulbright
Dated May 03, 2012
Conservatory Alum Linda Ferguson Wins Teaching Award
Dated May 03, 2012
Conservatory's Kauffman Excellence in Teaching and Service Awards Announced
Dated May 01, 2012
Joseph Genualdi Appointed Professor of Violin at the UMKC Conservatory
Dated May 01, 2012
UMKC Conservatory's Academy Awarded Prestigious NEA Grant
Dated Apr 26, 2012
UMKC Vocal Students Work With The Kansas City Symphony
Dated Apr 26, 2012
Composition Alum Rick Deasley's Composition Performed in Helzberg Hall
Dated Apr 23, 2012
Philanthropist Julia Irene Kauffman Receives Honorary Doctorate from the UMKC Conservatory
Dated Apr 20, 2012
Conservatory Faculty Lindsey Williams Wins Fulbright to Thailand
Dated Apr 19, 2012
Conservatory Dean Peter Witte and Dance Faculty Mary Pat Henry Included in 100 People Who Make KC Better
Dated Apr 18, 2012
UMKC Conservatory Composition Student Andrew Cole Wins Fulbright
Dated Apr 17, 2012
Vocal Alum Scott Conner Wins First Place in Gerda Lissner Competition
Dated Apr 13, 2012
Conservatory Student Kevin Maret Performs At The White House With Military Band Sidewinder
Dated Apr 12, 2012
Composition Alum Ryan Jesperson Wins The 2011 UMKC Outstanding Dissertation Award
Dated Apr 12, 2012
Composition Faculty Paul Rudy Wins Award
Dated Apr 11, 2012
Kansas City Symphony Performs UMKC Conservatory Student Compositions
Dated Apr 05, 2012
UMKC Conservatory Announces Martin Hackleman as New Horn Faculty
Dated Apr 05, 2012
UMKC Conservatory Announces Erika Honisch As New Assistant Professor of Musicology
Dated Apr 05, 2012
Composer/Alum Narong Prangcharoen Releases New CD With Conservatory Faculty and Alum Performers
Dated Apr 03, 2012
New Kansas City Symphony Concertmaster Noah Geller Appointed To Faculty at UMKC Conservatory
Dated Mar 29, 2012
Dance Faculty DeeAnna Hiett and Students Receive Top Honors at American College Dance Festival
Dated Mar 29, 2012
Conservatory Names Two New Faculty: Erika Honisch and Martin Hackleman
Dated Mar 22, 2012
UMKC Named to 2012 President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll with Distinction
Dated Mar 20, 2012
FREE Duo Master Class: Vinson Cole and William Whitener
Dated Mar 20, 2012
Musica Aestas Concert Series, Summer 2012
Dated Mar 20, 2012
Conservatory's New York Performance at le poisson rouge Gets Rave Review
Dated Mar 16, 2012
UMKC Alum John Leavitt is UMKC Conservatory's Achievement Awardee
Dated Mar 16, 2012
Conservatory Flute Alum Krista Jobson Appointed to Faculty Position at University of Texas-Pan American
Dated Mar 08, 2012
Conservatory Vocal Student Chris Carr to Perform in Master Class with Renowned Opera Star Joyce DiDonato
Dated Mar 07, 2012
Conservatory Alum Scott Blasco and Kari Johnson Release Queen of Heaven on Irritable Hedgehog label
Dated Mar 06, 2012
Composition Alum Xi Wang Wins Charles Ives Fellowship From American Academy of Arts and Letters
Dated Mar 05, 2012
Composition Faculty Zhou Long Named UMKC Distinguished Professor
Dated Mar 02, 2012
Vocal Faculty Aidan Soder Wins UMKC Trustees Faculty Scholar Award
Dated Feb 29, 2012
Conservatory Academy Staff Julie Koch Wins UMKC's Chancellor’s Education First Staff Award
Dated Feb 29, 2012
Dale Morehouse Performs with Irish Tenor Anthony Kearns
Dated Feb 21, 2012
Conservatory Vocal Alum Suzanne Hendrix Wins $10,000 George London Foundation Award
Dated Feb 20, 2012
Dance Alumni Latra Wilson and Winston Dynamite Brown Perform with Ailey's Setting the Stage in KC
Dated Feb 15, 2012
Emerita Faculty Martha Longmire Passes Away
Dated Feb 14, 2012
Conservatory Performs "Crossroads" Concert in Kansas City's Crossroads Before Taking it to New York City
Dated Feb 13, 2012
eighth blackbird's First 2012 Kansas City Concert is at the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art
Dated Feb 13, 2012
Cello Professor Carter Enyeart Composes Accompaniments for Popper's 40 Études
Dated Feb 09, 2012
Conservatory Alum Ida Nicolosi to Perform Composition Alum James Eakin's Work at Carnegie Hall
Dated Feb 09, 2012
Dr. Raymond LeRoy Pogemiller Has Passed Away
Dated Feb 08, 2012
Conservatory Vocal Students Excel at NATS
Dated Feb 07, 2012
George Salisbury Memorial Scholarship Jazz Festival
Dated Jan 27, 2012
Bobby Watson To Appear with Kansas City Symphony in 2013 Season
Dated Jan 27, 2012
Conservatory Composer Zhou Long Interviewed on NYC's WQRX
Dated Jan 23, 2012
Narong Prangcharoen's (DMA, Composition) Phenomenon Will Be Performed in Carnegie Hall
Dated Jan 23, 2012
Andrea Stanton and Emelie Pfaff Contribute to KCPT's 50th Year Anniversary
Dated Jan 23, 2012
Conservatory Composers Chen Yi and Zhou Long Win First Prize in China National Composition Competition
Dated Jan 20, 2012
Composition Students Eric Taylor and Lucas Pherigo Are Winner and Runner Up in Local Competition
Dated Jan 20, 2012
Conservatory's Music Therapy Students Rebekah Stewart and Rachel Clephane Receive National AMTA Scholarships
Dated Jan 20, 2012
Composition DMA Student Nicholas S. Omiccioli Wins Random Access Music Call For Scores
Dated Jan 11, 2012
Conservatory Cello Student Wei Shen Performs for Yo Yo Ma in January 21, 2012 Master Class
Dated Jan 03, 2012
DMA Composition Student Xinyan Li Wins Two Prizes in International Competition And Wins New York Commission
Dated Dec 19, 2011
UMKC Conservatory Horn Studio Buys Gifts for Children in Need
Dated Dec 15, 2011
Conservatory Performs In New York City at Le Poisson Rouge, March 9, 2012
Dated Dec 14, 2011
Alum Kristin Griffeath's Masters Thesis Wins Outstanding Thesis Award
Dated Dec 06, 2011
Conservatory Composer Chen Yi Contributes to Grammy Nominations
Dated Dec 01, 2011
eighth blackbird is Named 2012 Barr Laureate Ensemble at UMKC Conservatory
Dated Dec 01, 2011
Trombone Students Anthony Rogers and Russell Zokaites Compete at Lätzch Trombone Festival, Germany
Dated Nov 28, 2011
DMA Composition Student Xinyan Li Has Composition Selected for Performance at NYC's Symphony Space
Dated Nov 18, 2011
Composition Students Brad Baumgardner and Yu (Jade) Jiang Have Works Selected for Performances
Dated Nov 14, 2011
UMKC Graduate Fellowship Brass Quintet Wins At MTNA State Competition
Dated Nov 09, 2011
Conservatory Vocal Students Excel at NATS
Dated Nov 08, 2011
Composition Student Yuanyuan (Kay) He Wins Seattle Symphony Competition
Dated Nov 08, 2011
Composition DMA Student Nicholas S. Omiccioli Wins MMTA Annual Commissioned Composer
Dated Nov 08, 2011
Conservatory Flute Students Karen Hauge and Hillary Rowley-Weiss Win At MTNA Young Artist Woodwind Competition
Dated Nov 07, 2011
Joe Parisi Conducts Fountain City Brass Band To Its Fourth US Open Brass Band Championship
Dated Nov 07, 2011
Conservatory alumni Beau Bledsoe, Melinda Hedgecorth, and Mark Southerland Perform in Spain
Dated Nov 07, 2011
Fountain City Brass Band, Directed by Joe Parisi, Has CD Reviewed
Dated Nov 02, 2011
Composition DMA Student Nicholas S. Omiccioli and Composition Alum Peiying Yuan Honored by Wild Rumpus New Music
Dated Nov 01, 2011
Composition Professor Zhou Long and Composition DMA Student Xinyan Li Interviewed by Swedish Radio
Dated Oct 31, 2011
Composition DMA Student Xu Zhou Has Premiere in New York and Beijing
Dated Oct 27, 2011
Mason Brothers Work with Conservatory Jazz Students
Dated Oct 27, 2011
Daniel Bernard Roumain (DBR) In Residence at the Conservatory
Dated Oct 26, 2011
Kansas City Named One of Frommer's 2012 Top Ten World Destinations!
Dated Oct 25, 2011
Alum Kristen Griffeath's Masters Thesis Wins Award
Dated Oct 25, 2011
Composition DMA Mike McFerron's Opera Scene Performed at Carnegie Hall
Dated Oct 24, 2011
UMKC Conservatory's Potential Move to Downtown KC Noted in Kansas City Business Journal
Dated Oct 21, 2011
Choral Conducting Alum Henry N. Dahlman Leads CELIA to Excellence
Dated Oct 21, 2011
Conducting Alum Gregory Gentry To Premiere Choral Work by Chen Yi
Dated Oct 18, 2011
UMKC Conservatory Jazz Bands to Perform at 2012 Jazz Education Network Conference, Louisvlle, KY
Dated Oct 17, 2011
Conservatory Composition Students Selected for International Festival
Dated Oct 11, 2011
Virgil Thomson Celebration: Conservatory alum, students, and faculty perform at Kauffman Center, Televised on KCPT
Dated Oct 10, 2011
Conservatory Dance Students Invited to Perform in Kansas City Ballet's Nutcracker, Again
Dated Oct 10, 2011
Conservatory Dancers Go Out on Tour
Dated Oct 07, 2011
2011 Charlotte Street Generative Performing Artists Award Event, Honoring Composition Prof. Jim Mobberley
Dated Oct 07, 2011
Composer John Corigliano Named Barr Institute Laureate at UMKC Conservatory
Dated Oct 05, 2011
Graduate Fellowship String Quartet Performs with DJ Spooky
Dated Oct 04, 2011
Wylliams/Henry Contemporary Dance Company Gets Rave Review in Kansas City Star
Dated Oct 04, 2011
Robert Bode's Choral Arts Recording Gets Rave Review from American Record Guide
Dated Oct 03, 2011
Conservatory Alum Gets Great Job with Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra
Dated Sep 28, 2011
Composition Alum Anna Armstrong Has Premiere
Dated Sep 28, 2011
Vocal Alumna and Student In the News
Dated Sep 27, 2011
Composition Alum Leandro Espinosa Participated in Papal Celebration
Dated Sep 23, 2011
Vocal Alum Succeed!
Dated Sep 14, 2011
UMKC Conservatory Named Part of Kansas City's "5 Big Ideas"
Dated Sep 13, 2011
Conservatory Faculty Chen Yi's Work Fountains of Kansas City Premieres at new Kauffman Center
Dated Sep 09, 2011
Narong Prangcharoen (DMA, Composition) Wins Commission and Award
Dated Sep 07, 2011
DMA Composition Student Nicholas S. Omiccioli's Work Selected for Syracuse University Series
Dated Sep 07, 2011
Ellen Campbell Memorial Celebration
Dated Aug 30, 2011
Conservatory Vocal Alumna Get Great Roles
Dated Aug 26, 2011
Dr. Jonathan Borja, Conservatory Alum Named as Instructor of Music, UMKC Conservatory
Dated Aug 24, 2011
Composition Alum Daniel Eichenbaum, DMA, Gets Teaching Post
Dated Aug 24, 2011
Conservatory Faculty and Students Perform at Opening Celebration of New Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts
Dated Aug 24, 2011
Conducting DMA Student Sam Yang Competes Internationally, Wins Top Prize
Dated Aug 23, 2011
DMA Flute Alum Krista Jobson Earns Teaching Position in Texas
Dated Aug 23, 2011
Vocal Alum Sarah Tannehill Performs "Experience the Music of Jane Austen" in Kansas City
Dated Aug 22, 2011
DMA Flute Performance Alum Sophia Tegart Named Instructor at George Fox University
Dated Aug 19, 2011
Kevin Maret, DMA, Percussion Performance, 2011 in the YouTube Sensation "Sidewinder", USAF
Dated Aug 19, 2011
DMA Composition Student Lu Yun In the News
Dated Aug 19, 2011
Conservatory Celebrates the Bicentennial of Franz Liszt's Birthday with the Liszt 200 Series
Dated Aug 18, 2011
Keyboard faculty Jane Solose in the News
Dated Aug 17, 2011
Zhou Long's Pulitzer Prize-Winning Opera, Madame White Snake at The Kennedy Center
Dated Aug 16, 2011
Music Therapy Professor Melita Belgrave To Present At Women in the Arts Conference
Dated Aug 16, 2011
Le Poisson Rouge Founders Speak at UMKC Conservatory Convocation and Interact with Students Aug. 30-Sept. 1
Dated Aug 15, 2011
UMKC Conservatory Academy Rekindles Its Conservatory Connections Program with the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art
Dated Aug 15, 2011
Trumpet alum Matthew Vangjel Appointed Assistant Professor
Dated Aug 12, 2011
Composition Faculty Paul Rudy Awarded Commission
Dated Aug 08, 2011
Conservatory Alumni Perform and Record for First Time on Conservatory's New Richard Cass Memorial Steinway
Dated Aug 08, 2011
UMKC Conservatory Students and Alumni to Perform in Concert for Global Peace
Dated Aug 04, 2011
Conservatory Piano Technician Kent Swafford Wins 2011 Golden Hammer Award
Dated Jul 26, 2011
Composition Alum Scott Blasco Gets Full-Time Teaching Position
Dated Jul 13, 2011
Jazz & BBQ is 10!
Dated Jul 06, 2011
Conservatory Announces 2011-2012 Concert Season
Dated Jun 22, 2011
Composition Alum Jason Bolte Gets Tenure Track Teaching Position
Dated Jun 21, 2011
Conservatory Piano Alum Nicholas S. Phillips Releases New CD
Dated Jun 14, 2011
Vocal Alum Kelly Neil Promoted to Chair of Music Department in Arkansas
Dated Jun 13, 2011
Conservatory Alumni and Staff Win Rocket Grant from Charlotte Street, 2011-12
Dated Jun 07, 2011
Composition Faculty Paul Rudy On NPR
Dated Jun 07, 2011
Conservatory Academy Summer Workshops, Festivals, Camps, Classes, Concerts...And MORE!
Dated Jun 06, 2011
Composition DMA Student Tatevik Amiryan Wins Armenian First Prize
Dated May 31, 2011
Want a Bobby Watson Free Ring Tone? Check it out.
Dated May 26, 2011
Conservatory horn student Brett Hodge Performs with Kansas City Symphony
Dated May 26, 2011
Composition Alum William J. Lackey Chosen as 2011 McKnight Visiting Composer
Dated May 23, 2011
Wylliams/Henry Contemporary Dance Company Receives NEA Grant
Dated May 19, 2011
Composition Alum Dr. Hsiao-Lan Wang Wins International Competition and Has Piece Performed in Japan
Dated May 19, 2011
Zhou Long Appears on Kansas City's KCPT New Primetime Show "The Local Show" May 19, 2011, 7:30 p.m.
Dated May 18, 2011
Conservatory Composition Students/Compositions Selected for Beijing's Young Composer Project
Dated May 13, 2011
KC Symphony music director receives honorary doctorate, presents commencement address
Dated May 11, 2011
2011 Pulitzer Prize Winner Zhou Long Honored at ASCAP Concert Music Awards
Dated May 05, 2011
Conservatory's Muriel McBrien Kauffman Awards Announced
Dated Apr 29, 2011
Vocal DMA and Artist Certificate Students Achieving Excellence!
Dated Apr 21, 2011
Conservatory Alum and Composer Mikel Rouse On Campus to Receive Award and Give Master Classes
Dated Apr 20, 2011
Zhou Long Wins Pulitzer Prize!
Dated Apr 19, 2011
Kansas City Star Story on Conservatory/Kansas City Symphony Reading Day
Dated Apr 18, 2011
Conservatory vocal students Heather Phillips and Stephen Fish Appear in KC Lyric Opera's Marriage of Figaro
Dated Apr 18, 2011
Composition Professor Jim Mobberley Wins Charlotte Street Generative Award
Dated Apr 18, 2011
Vocal Faculty Dale Morehouse to Perform in Florida's Bach Festival
Dated Apr 13, 2011
Kansas City Symphony Music Director Michael Stern to Receive Honorary Doctorate
Dated Apr 12, 2011
Kansas City Symphony/UMKC Conservatory Composition Program Reading Session
Dated Apr 07, 2011
Conservatory Faculty Andrew Granade Has New Publication
Dated Apr 06, 2011
Conservatory Cello Student Jeff Millen Wins Prize in MTNA National Chamber Music Competition
Dated Apr 06, 2011
UMKC Conservatory Vocal Student Chris Carr Wins In Naftzger Competition
Dated Apr 05, 2011
Dance faculty Paula Weber Invited to National Choreographers Initiative 2011
Dated Mar 30, 2011
Richard Cass Steinway Dedicatory Concert, May 1, 2011
Dated Mar 25, 2011
Composition Student Yuanyuan (Kay) He Wins 2011 DuoSolo Emerging Composer Competition
Dated Mar 22, 2011
Keyboard Professor John McIntyre Awarded Olson Professorship
Dated Mar 22, 2011
Christopher Kelts (Conducting DMA, May 2011) Gets Tenure Track Appointment
Dated Mar 16, 2011
UMKC Composition DMA Student Nicholas S. Omiccioli Earns 2nd Place in NACUSA Competition
Dated Mar 15, 2011
Conservatory Faculty William Everett and Steve Davis Participate in the Annual CBDNA Conference, Seattle, WA
Dated Mar 14, 2011
Composer Chen Yi's New Commission Will Open the KC Symphony's Subscription Season in New Kauffman Center
Dated Mar 11, 2011
Narong Prangcharoen (DMA, Composition) Composition Performed in Beijing Modern Music Festival and More
Dated Mar 10, 2011
Wylliams/Henry Contemporary Dance Company to Perform at Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art
Dated Mar 07, 2011
Bobby Watson Inducted into The Kansas Music Hall of Fame
Dated Mar 07, 2011
Help the Conservatory Honor the Memory of Professor Emeritus Gerald Kemner
Dated Mar 07, 2011
UMKC Guest Composer Matthew Burtner Debuts RAT at UMKC in the New Student Union
Dated Mar 04, 2011
Composition Alum Nate Riebli's Opera "Rock Hard Woman" Featured on Opera Vista.com
Dated Mar 04, 2011
UMKC Conservatory Academy Kids Club March 26 Features Bryan Busby and New Horizons Band
Dated Mar 04, 2011
UMKC Composition DMA Student Nicholas S. Omiccioli Wins Again
Dated Mar 03, 2011
Conservatory Choirs: Benefit Concert for Operation Breakthrough, Sat. March 5
Dated Mar 02, 2011
UMKC Conservatory Students Win 2011 UMKC Women's Council Graduate Assistance Fund Awards
Dated Feb 24, 2011
UMKC Alumna donates $1 million to support UMKC scholarships. Gifts support English and Conservatory students
Dated Feb 23, 2011
Composition Alum James Eakin, DMA, Has Performance at Carnegie Hall, And More!
Dated Feb 22, 2011
UMKC Wins ArtsEnterprises Awards at National Summit
Dated Feb 21, 2011
Short Film Shows Kansas City Charm
Dated Feb 17, 2011
UMKC Conservatory Presents Mozart's Don Giovanni
Dated Feb 17, 2011
UMKC Conservatory Horn Student Brett Hodge Wins Kansas City Symphony Young Artist Competition
Dated Feb 15, 2011
Conservatory's Guest Artist Parker Quartet Wins Grammy
Dated Feb 14, 2011
Conservatory's Academy Has Lots of Summer Camp Options for Kids and Teens
Dated Feb 14, 2011
Mara Gibson, UMKC Conservatory, Premieres New Composition at Nelson-Atkins Museum Event
Dated Feb 09, 2011
Simon Carrington Chamber Singers, With UMKC Conservatory students, Release First Full-Length CD
Dated Feb 08, 2011
UMKC Conservatory Piano Student Wins First Prize in Jefferson City Symphony Competition
Dated Feb 08, 2011
Composition DMA Student Narong Prangcharoen's Composition Sattha is On Pacific Symphony's 2012 Roster
Dated Feb 08, 2011
UMKC Conservatory Has Strong Presence at 2011 University of Central Missouri New Music Festival / Society of Composers, Inc. Region VI Conference
Dated Feb 07, 2011
Vocal Students Excel at 2011 Kansas City NATS Chapter Vocal Competition
Dated Feb 07, 2011
Composition student Peiying Yuan wins Red Note New Music Festival Competition
Dated Feb 03, 2011
UMKC Conservatory Guest Composer Matthew Burtner Debuts RAT in Milwaukee
Dated Jan 31, 2011
UMKC Conservatory Vocal Student Is Regional Winner: Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions
Dated Jan 31, 2011
Bobby Watson's CD "The Gates BBQ Suite" Resonates
Dated Jan 31, 2011
Conservatory Congratulates Concerto/Aria 2011 Winners!
Dated Jan 27, 2011
Vocal Alum Marcella Caprario Is Busy
Dated Jan 21, 2011
UMKC To Host the National Arts Enterprise Summit 2011
Dated Jan 20, 2011
UMKC Conservatory Vocal Students Win Awards at Metropolitan Opera National Council District Auditions
Dated Jan 19, 2011
Chen Yi Composition In Line Up of KC Symphony's 2011-12 Season in New Kauffman Center, NY TIMES Takes Note
Dated Jan 19, 2011
UMKC Conservatory Flute Students Win Top Prizes At MTNA Divisionals
Dated Jan 18, 2011
KcEMA Awarded Aaron Copland Fund for Music Grant
Dated Jan 18, 2011
Composition Students, Staff, and Alum Perform in "Dark Matter"
Dated Jan 14, 2011
Oboe Alum Sara Griffin is Assistant Principal Librarian of the New York Philharmonic
Dated Jan 13, 2011
DMA Composition Student Nicholas S. Omiccioli Founds KCContinuum with Conservatory Students and Alumni
Dated Jan 11, 2011
Conservatory Composition Alumni Successes
Dated Jan 07, 2011
Conservatory Dean Peter Witte In the News
Dated Jan 06, 2011
Mikel Rouse Is Conservatory's 2011 Alumni Achievement Award Recipient
Dated Jan 05, 2011
Conservatory Piano DMA Nicholas Phillips Releases New CD
Dated Jan 04, 2011
Vocal Alum Lauren Braton Has Busy Performance Year
Dated Jan 04, 2011
DMA Composition Student Nicholas S. Omiccioli Wins A New Commission for 2011
Dated Dec 14, 2010
Jazz Festival and George Salisbury Memorial Scholarship Concert, with guest artists Bobby Watson and Horizon, Feb. 4, 2011
Dated Dec 10, 2010
Grammy-nominated Parker Quartet Performing at UMKC Conservatory, Jan. 22, 2011
Dated Dec 09, 2010
Musicology Student AnnaMarie Ogunmola To Present Research at National Council for Black Studies Conference, March 2011
Dated Dec 09, 2010
New York Times Applauds Conservatory alum Mikel Rouse
Dated Dec 07, 2010
Conservatory Dance Students Invited To Perform in Kansas City Ballet's Giselle
Dated Dec 03, 2010
Conservatory Piano Student Artem Anuchin Maximovich Wins International Prizes
Dated Dec 02, 2010
Composition Alum Xi Wang Has World Premiere of New Work in Dallas
Dated Dec 02, 2010
Conservatory Wind Symphony Invited to Perform at Midwest Clinic 12/2010
Dated Nov 30, 2010
Leon Fleisher to Perform Pieces for Left Hand, Plus Documentary Film Shown at his Dec. 2 Performance
Dated Nov 22, 2010
Composition Alum Lauren Wells Composes Film Score for Documentary Film about Henry Bloch, Founder of H&R Block
Dated Nov 22, 2010
Poulenc's Dialogues des Carmelites is IN THE HOUSE!
Dated Nov 18, 2010
Monteverdi's Beautiful "Vespers" Performed Dec. 7.
Dated Nov 18, 2010
Conservatory Flute Student Achia Floyd Advances in Competition
Dated Nov 17, 2010
Conservatory Alum Hermon Mehari Is Making Things Happen
Dated Nov 11, 2010
Author and cultural commentator Norman Lebrecht to speak at the Conservatory on November 18, 2010.
Dated Nov 09, 2010
Conservatory Piano Students Win at MMTA Collegiate Auditions
Dated Nov 09, 2010
Conservatory Flute Students Win at MNTA
Dated Nov 09, 2010
Composition Student Nicholas Omiccioli Gets Nod
Dated Nov 09, 2010
Conservatory Composer Zhou Long's Opera Madame White Snake Gets Review at Chinese Premiere in CNTV
Dated Nov 04, 2010
Faculty Benny Kim Performs with Miami String Quartet at Carnegie Hall
Dated Nov 03, 2010
UMKC Conservatory's Graduate Fellowship String Quartet to Perform Steve Reich's "Different Trains" at Kristallnacht Commemoration
Dated Nov 02, 2010
Conservatory Professor of Voice Vinson Cole
Dated Nov 02, 2010
Vocal Alum Katie McCreary Joins National Touring Cast of Avenue Q
Dated Oct 27, 2010
Composer/Alum David McIntire Releases New CD on His Record Label, "Irritable Hedgehog"
Dated Oct 22, 2010
Kansas City Star Reports on UMKC Concert Jazz Band's Trip to Japan
Dated Oct 20, 2010
Conservatory and Kansas City Symphony Create New Partnership
Dated Oct 20, 2010
Professor Joe Parisi Co-Conducts the Cleveland Winds Season-Opening Concert Oct. 18, 2010
Dated Oct 18, 2010
Professor and Tenor Vinson Cole Gets Excellent Review in Cleveland
Dated Oct 18, 2010
Faculty and composer Zhou Long's Composition Performed by Singapore Symphony Orchestra
Dated Oct 14, 2010
Clarinet Professor Jane Carl in Concert with the Chamber Music Society of St. Louis
Dated Oct 14, 2010
Steven Jarvi Conducts the Conservatory Orchestra Friday, Oct. 15, 7:30 p.m.
Dated Oct 11, 2010
Bobby Watson's Gates BBQ Suite Gets Wall Street Journal Stamp of Approval
Dated Oct 08, 2010
Conservatory Dance Students Asked to Perform in KC Ballet's Beloved Nutcracker
Dated Oct 07, 2010
Sphinx Chamber Orchestra Gets Excellent Shout Out in the New York Times! See them here Oct. 24!
Dated Oct 07, 2010
George Crumb Festival Wins "Best Classical Music Festival, 2009" in the Pitch's "Best of" Issue.
Dated Oct 06, 2010
Dance Alum Erik Sobbe Dances with KC Ballet and More
Dated Oct 04, 2010
Director of Choral Studies Robert Bode's Choral Arts Gets Rave Reviews
Dated Oct 04, 2010
88 Keys! Help us Purchase a Steinway
Dated Oct 01, 2010
Composition DMA student Narong Prangcharoen's "Phenomena" Opens the Oregon Symphony Season
Dated Oct 01, 2010
Mark Your Calendars for Crescendo 2010, Our Annual Gala
Dated Sep 30, 2010
Professor Joe Parisi is Special Guest at Baylor University's Music Education Convocation
Dated Sep 30, 2010
Oboe MM alumna Melissa Pena Gets Assistant Professor Position
Dated Sep 29, 2010
Composition DMA student Brad Baumgardner to Have Premiere at National Conference in FL
Dated Sep 27, 2010
California jazz artist Mel Martin Gives Master Class
Dated Sep 23, 2010
Conservatory Dance Student Erin Kane Receives Full Scholarship to study at UMKC
Dated Sep 21, 2010
Sphinx Chamber Orchestra Performs and is in Residence at the UMKC Conservatory
Dated Sep 21, 2010
MET Opera coach George Darden is Kauffman Visiting Artist in September
Dated Sep 21, 2010
Composition DMA student Feinan Wang Has Premiere in China
Dated Sep 20, 2010
Barr Laureate Stephen Hartke is Back at the Conservatory, Oct. 2010
Dated Sep 20, 2010
Oceans/Elements: Interactive Ecoacoustics in The World, Matthew Burtner, October 20, 2010
Dated Sep 20, 2010
Jazz & BBQ
Dated Sep 14, 2010
Music Therapy Graduate Student Alaine E. Reschke-Hernández, MT-BC Featured in Perspectives Magazine
Dated Sep 07, 2010
Keyboard Studies Alumni Reunion Weekend and Richard Cass Tribute Concert October 1–2, 2010
Dated Sep 03, 2010
UMKC Conservatory Announces Fall 2010 Trumpet Residencies
Dated Sep 02, 2010
Bobby Watson to Appear on KCUR's Friday Night Fish Fry, Oct. 8, 2010
Dated Sep 01, 2010
Call for Scores: New Horizons Composition Contest
Dated Aug 31, 2010
Daniel Eichenbaum and Maurcio Salguero Win Inspiration Grants From KCArtsFund
Dated Aug 27, 2010
Melita Belgrave's Group, Forever Young: Landon's Lifetime Music Makers, Performs Friday August 27, 2010
Dated Aug 26, 2010
DMA Composition student Nicholas S. Omiccioli is featured in NYC concert series
Dated Aug 26, 2010
Chen Yi Is One of 18 Leading Composers Commissioned by Seattle Symphony for Gerard Schwartz's Farewell Season
Dated Aug 24, 2010
Conservatory Alum Chris Thompson is Voted Arkansas Teacher of the Year
Dated Aug 24, 2010
Conservatory Orchestra Invited to Play at ASTA National Conference March, 2011
Dated Aug 23, 2010
Piano professor Jane Solose joins the distinguished international roster of Steinway Artists
Dated Aug 17, 2010
Alum Christopher McKiggan Featured in Cosmopolitan Magazine, Thailand edition
Dated Aug 16, 2010
Conservatory alum Jeremy Levy won the Sammy Nestico Award for a New Jazz Composition
Dated Aug 16, 2010
Dr. William Everett Gives Opera Talk at Bard College
Dated Aug 13, 2010
Alum Karen Fremar and Student Sarrah Cantrell Perform at NY's Tavern on the Green
Dated Aug 13, 2010
James Eakin (DMA Composition 2007) Will have Lincoln Center Premiere in 2012
Dated Aug 10, 2010
Chen Yi, Just back from China's ISME Conference, is featured in China's "Global Times"
Dated Aug 10, 2010
Bobby Watson's Gates BBQ Suite Gets Some Hot Press
Dated Aug 10, 2010
ArtSounds 2010–11 Receives CMS Community Seed Grant
Dated Jul 28, 2010
Piano MM Graduate Yang Ding Wins in Ohio
Dated Jul 27, 2010
DMA Composition Student Jason Bolte is TEM Finalist and Only American in Finalist List
Dated Jul 26, 2010
Chen Yi Gives Keynote Address at the ISME 29th World Conference, Bejing, 8/2/2010
Dated Jul 26, 2010
Chen Yi's Ge-Xu Reviewed in Chicago Sun-Times
Dated Jul 26, 2010
Jazz & BBQ 2010
Dated Jul 23, 2010
Conservatory Alumni Giving Supports Scholarship and Much More
Dated Jul 22, 2010
Piano MM Graduate Yang Ding Receives Fellowship and Awards
Dated Jul 21, 2010
Conservatory Welcomes Visiting Composer, 2010–11, Matthew Burtner, U. of Virginia (7/19/2010)
Dated Jul 19, 2010
In Memoriam, Richard Harriman, Arts Presenter
Dated Jul 16, 2010
Vocal Alum Christine Hemphill Hired as Children's Choir Director
Dated Jul 16, 2010
Nicholas Omiccioli Wins Again!
Dated Jul 15, 2010
DMA Composition student Nicholas S. Omiccioli International Finalist
Dated Jul 15, 2010
DMA Composition student Zhou Juan Gets Teaching Position at Beijing's Cental Conservatory
Dated Jul 15, 2010
Choral Conducting Alum is Named President of Bethel College
Dated Jul 15, 2010
Conservatory Trumpet Students Win 1st and 2nd Place in International Competition
Dated Jul 15, 2010
Composer and Academy Director Mara Gibson's Fanfare to Premiere March 2011
Dated Jul 15, 2010
Conservatory of Music and Dance - Christopher Janwong McKiggan
Dated Jul 01, 2010
Conservatory of Music and Dance - Jonathan Borja
Dated Jul 01, 2010
Ryan Jesperson Wins UMKC Orchestra Composition Competition
Dated Jul 01, 2010
18th Century Cello Donated to the Conservatory
Dated Jun 30, 2010
DMA Composition Student Nicholas Omiccioli is Finalist in Thailand Competition
Dated Jun 21, 2010
DMA Composition Student Narong Prangcharoen Chosen for MN Orchestra Composer Institute
Dated Jun 21, 2010
Musician Vi Tran speaks about the importance of web sites
Dated Jun 14, 2010
Clarinet Accomplishments
Dated Jun 07, 2010
Finding his groove; UMKC Jazz Studies student Hermon Mehari reflects on program
Dated Jun 02, 2010
Conservatory of Music and Dance - Erik Sobbe
Dated May 01, 2010
Mauricio Salguero Wins at Artist Presentation Society Competition
Dated Apr 24, 2010
William Everett Elected Vice President of College Music Society
Dated Jan 01, 2010