Alumni News: Amaro Dubois, Awarded as Iris Artist Fellow

Congrats to 2019 Masters of Music graduate and Huxford Symphony Orchestra member Amaro Dubois on his current position as an artist fellow with the IRIS orchestra in Memphis! According to their website, the “The Iris Artist Fellowship residency program offers emerging musicians from historically underrepresented populations in classical music a year of outstanding performance experience with […]

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Huxford Symphony Concerto Competition

It’s that time of year again! Two students (or groups of students for works involving multiple soloists) will be invited to perform with the Huxford Symphony as soloists during the 2019-2020 season as winners of the Huxford Symphony Concerto Competition. The competition is open to performers on all instruments as well as vocalists. Students may […]

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Register for IPA Boot Camp

Use the International Phonetic Alphabet to supercharge your singing in all languages! Join us on September 6 for an IPA boot camp led by our own Assistant Professor of Voice, Dr. Alexis Davis-Hazell. Use this robust tool to write phonetic pronunciations in your score – in any language, quickly and more accurately This event is […]

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Audition for Early Chamber Ensembles

All instrumentalists and singers (preferably music majors, but other experienced performers are welcome) are invited to audition for the UA Early Chamber Ensembles this semester! The Early Chamber Ensembles are small ensembles, coached by Gesa Kordes, exploring early musical styles (medieval through Classical) under the aspect of historically informed performance practice. The school of music […]

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Vuorovesi Trio Had a DINO-mite Performance

A few weeks ago, the Vuorovesi Trio (Diane Boyd Schultz, Flute; Mary Lindsay Bailey, Oboe; and Osiris J. Molina, Clarinet) performed a concert in the Grand Gallery of Smith Hall (Alabama Museum of Natural History). This performance was a preview concert before performances in Tampa, FL, Salt Lake City, UT, and Knoxville, TN. View more photos here. […]

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UA Opera Theatre Named National Finalist

The UA Opera Theatre is pleased to announce that we have been named national finalists in the American Prize competition for Opera Production for Semele and Letters from Quebec to Providence in the Rain from our 2017-2018 season. In addition, Dr. Houghtaling is a national finalist for his work on Semele for the Charles Nelson […]

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Alumni News: Jenney Merritt

Congratulations to Jenney Merritt! She was named Secondary School Teacher of the Year for Madison City Schools! Jenney earned an undergraduate Music Education degree from UA in 2010! […]

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Faculty Spotlight – Dr. Amir Zaheri

Click here to view our interview with Dr. Amir Zaheri. Dr. Zaheri is Assistant Professor of Composition, Director of Undergraduate Studies, and the Assistant Director of the School of Music.   […]

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