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Conservatory Vocal Students Win at MET District Auditions

The Conservatory is pleased to announce that Conservatory student Alice Chung, who is working on a Performer's Certificate and studies with Vinson Cole, has won&nbs...
Dated Jan 22, 2018

Conservatory Sax Students Are Semifinalists at NASA

The Conservatory is pleased to announce that in addition to having four soloists advance in the NASA Solo Collegiate Solo Competition, Richard Firestone, Jared Marble, Patrick Olmos, and Walter Puyear, two Conservatory quartets were selected ...
Dated Jan 18, 2018

Sax Student Patrick Olmos and Sax Workshop Student Advance in MTNA

The Conservatory is pleased to note that Artist Certificate student Patrick Olmos, saxophone, who studies with Zachary Shemon advanced to the Nationals Finals of...
Dated Jan 18, 2018

Conservatory's Graduate Brass Quintet Wins

The Conservatory is pleased to announce that Volker Brass:  UMKC Conservatory Graduate Fellowship Brass Quintet won the MTNA Regional Chamber Competition in Iowa City, Jan 12–14, 2018 and moves on to the nationals, Marc...
Dated Jan 16, 2018

Conservatory Student Luke Fitzgerald Wins Second Place

The Conservatory is pleased to announce that grad student Luke Fitzgerald, who studies tuba with Tom Stein, took second place in the MTNA Regional Solo Brass Competitio...
Dated Jan 16, 2018

Conservatory Vocal Faculty Aidan Soder Performs with the Kansas City Symphony

The Conservatory is pleased to announce that associate professor of voice Aidan Soder performs with the Kansas City Symphony, January 17–18, 2018.  Dr. Soder performs in the&...
Dated Jan 16, 2018

Composition Alum Nahyun Kim Wins Composition Contest

The Conservatory is pleased to note that Nahyun Kim's (DMA, composition 2014) composition Hypochondriasis for Piano tied for first place in the 2018 Ka...
Dated Jan 16, 2018

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