For the fifth time in the program’s history, a group of exceptionally talented UNI School of Music students has been invited to Costa Rica as part of the Promising Young Artists of the 21st Century program. Rodrigo Duran, director of the Costa Rican-North American Cultural Center, extended the invitation.
University of Northern Iowa School of Music professor Alison Altstatt will present a lecture, part of the "Musically Speaking" series, titled "Re-membering the Wilton Processional: A Manuscript Lost and Found." Altstatt will speak at 7:30 p.m., Wednesday, Sept. 9, in Russell Hall, Room 116. The event is free and open to the public.
The University of Northern Iowa School of Music was pleased to host the National Association of Teachers of Singing district student auditions on UNI campus, November 7-8. Over the course of the two-day event, the School of Music hosted approximately 250 students, 40 adjudicators and 45 pianists from universities, colleges, high schools and private studios throughout the state. The event was coordinated by the UNI voice division faculty, with the assistance of over 90 student organization and community volunteers and 8 faculty and student pianists.