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Conservatory DMA Composition Student Bo Li Has Premieres

The UMKC Conservatory is pleased to note the success of our first year Composition DMA student, Bo Li who has become a member of the Executive Board of the China Traditional Instrumental Orchestra Music Society in 2017, Beijing. Bo Li will ha...
Dated Mar 24, 2017

2017 UMKC Chamber Music Composition Competition Winners

The Conservatory is pleased to note the winners of the 2017 UMKC Chamber Music Composition Competition.  

First Prize: Morgan Greenwood: At one moment gleaming bright 
    for viola and percussion. &...
Dated Mar 23, 2017

Conservatory Welcomes New Keyboard Faculty, Meg Gray

The Conservatory is pleased to welcome Meg Gray, PhD, who will join our Conservatory piano faculty as an Assistant Teaching Professor in fall 2017, serving as coordinator of our undergraduate keyboard skills curriculum and teaching courses in pian...
Dated Mar 21, 2017

Conservatory Music Theory Faculty David Thurmaier Wins Fulbright

The UMKC Conservatory is pleased to announce that David Thurmaier, Associate Professor of Music Theory has received a Fulbright Scholar award for 2017–18. <...
Dated Mar 16, 2017

Dr. William Everett Invited as Featured Presenter at Ohio Light Opera Festival

The Conservatory is pleased to note that Dr. William Everett, Curators' Distinguished Professor of Musicology, is invited as a featured symposium presenter at t...
Dated Mar 09, 2017

Artist Diploma Percussion Student Christopher Larson Wins Fellowship

The Conservatory is pleased to note that Artist Diploma percussion student Christopher Larson, who studies with Christopher McLaurin has won a percussion fellowship to...
Dated Mar 08, 2017

Jazz Faculty Dan Thomas Performs in New Hampshire

The Conservatory is pleased to note that jazz faculty and jazz division co-chair, saxophonist Dan Thomas was in residence at the University of New Hampshire March 1, 2017 to conduct an improvisation workshop, teach private less...
Dated Mar 06, 2017

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