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Celestial Graces: A Remembrance of Nadine Shank

January 12, 2021

On Sunday, Jan. 31 at 3 PM, the Department presents a virtual concert featuring our beloved colleague, long-time piano professor Nadine Shank, who passed away in October.

Jazz Faculty Tom Giampietro Releases CD on Ear Up Records

December 18, 2020

UMass jazz faculty Thomas Giampietro has released a CD, A Thru-Composed Life, with Giampietro on drums, Jonathan Kreisberg, guitar; Gary Versace, organ and guest trumpeter Ingrid Jensen.

New CD by UMass Wind Ensemble Released on MSR Classics

December 17, 2020

MSR Classics has released a CD, Quicksilver, by the UMass Wind Ensemble, led by Matthew Westgate, featuring world premiere recordings of three works, with soloists Jonathan Hulting-Cohen, saxophone and the late Nadine Shank, piano.

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Faculty Recital: Kathryn Lockwood, viola

Livestream via YouTube
7:30 pm


Dance Program Open House, Spring '21

Online via Zoom
5:00 pm to 7:00 pm

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Kathryn Lockwood Recital Livestream,
Fri 1/22, 7:30pm

Open letter from Chair Macchia
to the UMass Music & Dance community

CLARIconNEcT: Clarinet Day, Feb. 21

Dance Conference: Beyond the Proscenium, Mar 13

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