UW Music Department http://wyomingpublicradio.net en John Fadial: Ballade From Ysaÿe’s Sonata No. 3 http://wyomingpublicradio.net/post/john-fadial-ballade-ysa-e-s-sonata-no-3 <p>John Fadial teaches violin at the University of Wyoming. <a href="http://www.uwyo.edu/uw/news/2014/04/spring-recital-series-comes-to-a-close-at-uw-april-17.html">On Thursday, April 17 he’ll perform with pianist Theresa Bogard</a> at 7:30 pm at the Buchanan Center for the Performing Arts concert hall. Fadial says the recital emphasizes contemporary repertoire for violin and piano written since 1995, including works by Richard Danielpour, Aaron Jay Kernis, and Arvo Pärt. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 23:08:45 +0000 Micah Schweizer, Ben Slater & Anna Rader 56937 at http://wyomingpublicradio.net John Fadial: Ballade From Ysaÿe’s Sonata No. 3 First Annual UW Jazz Fest Draws Student Groups From Around The State http://wyomingpublicradio.net/post/first-annual-uw-jazz-fest-draws-student-groups-around-state <p>The University of Wyoming is hosting its <a href="http://www.uwyo.edu/finearts/jazzfest/">first annual jazz festival</a> Thursday, March 27 and Friday, March 28. Both days are filled with concerts by high school and middle school jazz groups from around Wyoming. Guest artists from around the country will provide feedback to the performers and conduct clinics with the groups. UW professor and festival organizer Scott Turpen says first and foremost, the festival is about education.</p><p></p> Fri, 21 Mar 2014 23:14:52 +0000 Micah Schweizer 55695 at http://wyomingpublicradio.net First Annual UW Jazz Fest Draws Student Groups From Around The State Internationally Acclaimed Conductor Directs UW Student Ensembles http://wyomingpublicradio.net/post/internationally-acclaimed-conductor-directs-uw-student-ensembles <p>Maestro Gerard Schwarz raises his baton at the University of Wyoming. The former Seattle Symphony Orchestra director has 13 Grammy nominations and two Emmy wins to his credit, among numerous other awards. Tonight (Feb. Thu, 06 Feb 2014 17:43:49 +0000 Micah Schweizer 53627 at http://wyomingpublicradio.net Internationally Acclaimed Conductor Directs UW Student Ensembles Ben Markley and Scott Turpen: And The Wind Came http://wyomingpublicradio.net/post/ben-markley-and-scott-turpen-and-wind-came <p><strong><a href="http://www.uwyo.edu/music/faculty-staff/benmarkley.html">Ben Markley</a></strong> is a composer and jazz pianist. He is also a visiting Assistant Professor of Music for the University of Wyoming Music Department. <strong><a href="http://www.uwyo.edu/music/faculty-staff/scottturpen.html">Scott Turpen</a></strong> is a saxophonist and Professor at the University of Wyoming Music Department, teaching Jazz Studies. "And The Wind Came" was written and composed by Ben Markley.</p><p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p6z2PQM9Tiw</p> Mon, 11 Nov 2013 20:39:18 +0000 Anna Rader, Micah Schweizer & Ben Slater 49728 at http://wyomingpublicradio.net Ben Markley and Scott Turpen: And The Wind Came UW Music Department announces Faculty Recital Series http://wyomingpublicradio.net/post/uw-music-department-announces-faculty-recital-series <p>The University of Wyoming music department’s fall faculty recital series begins this weekend.<br><br>Classical music is a mainstay throughout the series, starting Sunday, August 15 with Nicole Riner and Chi-Chen Wu on flute and piano. But other styles will get an airing too, particularly during October’s Faculty Showcase, where everything from jazz piano to Moldovan pan pipes will be heard.<br><br>Piano professor Dr. Theresa Bogard says the series is a chance to put UW’s music department on display.<br> Sat, 14 Sep 2013 00:11:51 +0000 Micah Schweizer 46907 at http://wyomingpublicradio.net UW Music Department announces Faculty Recital Series