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Fall 2016 – Spring 2017 UofL Bands Performance Schedule

Fall 2016 Sunday, September 25, 2016 Wind Ensemble Comstock Concert Hall 7:30 pm Thursday, September 29, 2016 Youth Performing Arts School Bands (Guest Ensemble) Comstock Concert Hall 7:00 pm Thursday, October 6, 2016 Symphonic Band and Chamber Winds Louisville Comstock Concert Hall 8:00 pm Monday, October 17, 2016 University/Community Band and Saxophone Ensemble Comstock Concert Hall 8:00 pm Friday, November 11, 2016 New Music Ensemble and Wind Ensemble 2016 New Music Festival Comstock Concert Hall 8:00 pm…

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CMB Welcomes New Feature Twirler – Steffany Lien

The UofL Cardinal Marching Band is pleased to welcome Ms. Steffany Lien as the new Cardinal Girl Feature Twirler! Currently the Feature Twirler for the Lincoln Southwest High School Marching Band in Nebraska, Steffany is one of the most accomplished twirlers in the world. She was a member of the U.S. Twirling Team in 2009, 2012, and 2015 and won 6 gold world championship titles, including World Strut Champion, World Solo Champion, World 2-baton Champion, and World…

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UofL Band Alumna Named to University of Georgia Music Education Faculty

Alison Farley has recently been appointed Assistant Professor of Music Education at the University of Georgia Hugh Hodgson School of Music to begin in the Fall of 2016.  She will be working with undergraduate and graduate students in areas related to teacher education, instrumental methods and the psychology of music.  Alie is also excited to continue her research in the areas of: student directed learning, perception and performance of written notation, psychology of music and teacher education. …

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UofL Symphonic Band to Perform at CBDNA

Another first for UofL Bands! Under the direction of Dr. Amy Acklin, the UofL Symphonic Band has been invited to perform at the 2016 College Band Directors National Association – Southern Regional Conference in Charleston, SC on February 18. The Symphonic Band will perform a preview concert on Sunday, February 14, at 7:30 p.m. in Comstock Hall at the School of Music. This concert is free and open to the public. The Symphonic Band will also perform…

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