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Conservatory's Volker Brass to Compete in MTNA Nationals

The UMKC Conservatory is pleased to announce that Volker Brass: UMKC Conservatory Graduate Fellowship Brass Quintet will travel to Spokane, Washington in March, 2019 to compete as a National Finalist in the MTNA Chamber Wind Competition.

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Dated Jan 16, 2019
Harry Partch "Hobo Composer" Instrument Collection & Events at UMKC

UMKC Conservatory Presents Harry Partch “Hobo Composer” Instrument Collection at UMKC Conservatory

Harry Partch (1901­–74) is one of the most inventive and influential American composers of the 20th c...
Dated Jan 16, 2019

Harry Partch "Hobo Composer" Instrument Collection & Events at UMKC

UMKC Conservatory Presents Harry Partch “Hobo Composer” Instrument Collection at UMKC Conservatory

Harry Partch (1901­–74) is one of the most inventive and influential American composers of the 20th c...
Dated Jan 16, 2019

Composition Alum Ted King-Smith Is a Finalist

Ted King-Smith's (Composition, DMA, 2017) work Between Glimpses of Blue for Wind Ensemble and fixed media is a finalist for the William D. Revelli Composition Contest.&nb...
Dated Jan 10, 2019

Steve Davis Invited to Conduct at TMEA

The Conservatory is pleased to announce that Dr. Steven D. Davis, Rose Ann Carr Millsap Missouri Distinguished Professor of Music/Director of Bands and Wind Ensembles has been...
Dated Jan 09, 2019

Conservatory faculty Celeste Johnson Releases CD

The UMKC Conservatory is pleased to note that Associate Professor of Oboe Celeste Johnson has released a new CD, KaleidosCoping, on the Equilibrium record label. Th...
Dated Jan 07, 2019

Keyboard Faculty Thomas Rosenkranz Giving Master Classes in Thailand

The UMKC Conservatory is pleased to note that Thomas Rosenkranz, Associate Professor of Piano and Coordinator of the Keyboard Area travels to Thailand January 4–8, 2019&nbs...
Dated Jan 07, 2019

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