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Bobby Watson Inducted into American Jazz Walk of Fame

July 28th, 2014 · No Comments · Awards and Honors, Events

[The following was provided by the Division of Strategic Marketing and Communications.] Bobby Watson, William D. and Mary Grant/Missouri Professor of Jazz Studies at UMKC’s Conservatory of Music and Dance, will be honored with a place on Kansas City’s American Jazz Walk of Fame at the

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Conservatory Alumna Receives Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Award

June 9th, 2014 · Comments Off · Awards and Honors

[The following was provided by the  International Academic Programs.] Zoe Melcher, a 2013 graduate of the UMKC Conservatory of Music and Dance, recently received the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Graduate Arts Award to attend the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland.

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Location Announced for UMKC Downtown Arts Campus

May 12th, 2014 · Comments Off · News

[The following was provided by the Division of Strategic Marketing and Communications.] The proposed Downtown Campus for the Arts for the University of Missouri-Kansas City achieved another milestone today with the announcement of a real estate pledge setting up a new home for the university’s Conservatory of Music and Dance.

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UMKC Scholars Chosen For Fulbright Awards

May 12th, 2014 · Comments Off · Awards and Honors

[The following was provided by the Division of Strategic Marketing and Communications.] Two University of Missouri-Kansas City instructors can now add “Fulbright” to their resumes.

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Faculty Profile Series: Joseph Parisi

December 16th, 2013 · Comments Off · Awards and Honors

[The following was provided by the Division of Strategic Marketing and Communications.] This is another in an ongoing series of profiles of faculty members who have recently achieved tenure and/or promotion. These profiles are intended to provide

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UMKC Composition Student Chin Ting Chan Ranks No. 3 in National Competition

July 22nd, 2013 · Comments Off · Awards and Honors

[The following was provided by The American Prize] Composer and University of Missouri-Kansas City student Chin Ting Chan received 3rd place nationally in The American Prize in Chamber Music Composition competition, 2013 – student division, for the work “Icebergs.” Chin Ting Chan was selected from applications reviewed

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Carol Dale Named to National Flute Association’s Finance Committee

July 22nd, 2013 · Comments Off · Awards and Honors

[The following was provided by the UMKC Conservatory of Music and Dance.] Carol Dale, D.M., was recently named to the Finance Committee of the 5,000-member National Flute Association. Her term will begin at the NFA’s Convention in August 2013. She previously served as secretary of the organization.

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$20 Million Gift Boosts Downtown Campus

July 8th, 2013 · Comments Off · Awards and Honors, Mission and Goals, News

[The following was provided by the Division of Strategic Marketing and Communications.] The Muriel McBrien Kauffman Foundation has pledged $20 million toward the creation of a Downtown Campus for the Arts for the University of Missouri-Kansas City.

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DBR + Musical Bridges Students = Unforgettable

April 22nd, 2013 · Comments Off · Awards and Honors, Events

[The following was submitted by the UMKC Conservatory of Music and Dance.] A Daniel Bernard Roumain and Musical Bridges Fundraiser will be held 7:30 p.m. April 26 at the Todd Bolender Center for Dance & Creativity, 500 W. Pershing.

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UMKC Conservatory of Music and Dance announces 2011-2012 concert series and performances in new Kauffman Center

June 28th, 2011 · Comments Off · News

[The following was provided by the UMKC Conservatory of Music and Dance.] The UMKC Conservatory of Music and Dance is has announced its 2011-2012 concert series, comprised of the Conservatory Artist Series and Music Alliance, its partnership with Friends of Chamber Music. Conservatory ensembles will perform at the new Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts, […]

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