CONSERVATORY

News Releases

Composition Student Laura Whitney's Recent Accomplishments

The Conservatory is pleased to note that senior composition student Laura Whitney (who enters the MM composition program at the Conservatory, Fall, 2019) has been accepted to the highSCORE Festival, ...
Dated Apr 19, 2019

Percussion Grad Student James Harris Wins Apprenticeship

Percussionist James Harris (Artist's Diploma) (MM percussion performance, 2016) won an apprenticeship position in the percussion section at the National Music Festival in Chestertown, MD. He will perform with other professional musicians under...
Dated Apr 16, 2019

Clarinet Alum Stanislav Golovin Appointed as Assistant Prof. in Ohio

The Conservatory is pleased to note that Stanislav Golovin, (DMA clarinet performance, 2018) who studied with Jane Carl, has been appointed Assistant Professor of Clarinet at The U...
Dated Apr 15, 2019

Dr. Everett's Recent Public Speaking and Writing

Dr. William Everett Curators' Distinguished Professor of Musicology, Musicology Area Coordinator, maintains a busy teaching, speaking, and writing schedule. The week of April 8 foun...
Dated Apr 12, 2019

Conservatory Welcomes Yotam Haber

The Conservatory is pleased to announce that Dr. Yotam Haber joins the UMKC Conservatory as Associate Professor of Music Composition, Fall, 2019. His music is hailed by New Yorker critic Alex Ross as “deeply haunting,...
Dated Apr 11, 2019

Conservatory Welcomes Karen Hsiao Savage

The Conservatory is pleased to announce that Dr. Karen Hsiao Savage joins the UMKC Conservatory as Associate Professor of Collaborative Piano, Fall, 2019. Praised as a "tour de force" (Santa Barbara News-Press), for th...
Dated Apr 11, 2019

Composition and Piano Student Josiah Sprankle Wins MTNA Award

The Conservatory is pleased to note that 4th year undergraduate composition and piano performance student Josiah Sprankle has won the MTNA Composition Competition Dated Apr 09, 2019

Release Archive