July 23, 2014 – Kimberly Sena Moore, MM, MT-BC and board certified music therapist, joins the University of Miami’s Frost School of Music full-time faculty in the 2014-15 academic year.
July 22, 2014 – Themed passes offer festival fans reduced admission to three of the Festival Miami’s most popular musical genres—Great Performances, Jazz and Beyond, and Music of the Americas/Creative American Music Highlights—at up to a 57% discount!
July 18, 2014 – Renowned pianist, pedagogue, chamber music and recording artist Evelyne Brancart joins Frost as Professor of Music in Department of Keyboard Performance
July 10, 2014 – Prize winning concert artist, celebrated master teacher and renowned string quartet coach Charles Castleman will move from Eastman to Frost as Professor of Violin.
July 06, 2014 – Presenting its 31st Season this October 10 through November 8, the University of Miami Frost School of Music’s highly popular Festival Miami—Florida’s…
July 02, 2014 – The Marta and Austin Weeks Music Library, Frost School of Music, University of Miami is pleased to announce the acquisition of a major collection of books and other secondary literature relating to opera and opera singers.
June 19, 2014 – Frost Online, the University of Miami’s Frost School of Music’s newly integrated online Master’s program initiative, launched its Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) in Music Entrepreneurship this month.
June 16, 2014 – Jay C. Rees returns ‘home’ as director of athletic bands for his alma mater.
June 11, 2014 – The Gus Machado Family Foundation makes a donation of $20,000.00 raised during the Gus Machado Golf Classic Tournament to University of Miami's Frost School of Music's MusicReach Program
June 11, 2014 – In celebration of the 75th anniversary of the treasured film classic, the Wizard of Oz, the Marta and Austin Weeks Music Library is pleased to present a selection of materials from the University of Miami Libraries.
June 02, 2014 – Frost junior percussion major Maria Chlebus won 3rd prize competing on the marimba in the finals of the Ima Hogg Competition in Houston, Texas
May 27, 2014 – Dean Shelton G. “Shelly” Berg addresses University of Miami’s graduating students as Graduate Commencement Ceremony Speaker
May 23, 2014 – Frost remembers Dr. Lorine Buffington, former voice faculty member and founder of the University of Miami Frost School of Music at Salzburg program
May 16, 2014 – Paul Posnak, professor of piano, retired from teaching at UM Frost and Glenn Basham, professor of violin, is retiring from his full-time teaching role at the end of the spring 2014 semester
May 16, 2014 – The 2014 edition of SCORE magazine was published in early May by the University of Miami Frost School of Music and mailed to all active music alumni.
May 13, 2014 – Frost Music Theater alum earns his second Tony nomination in the Broadway production of Violet, reprising a role he first performed at University of Miami
May 09, 2014 – Frost School of Music names 2014 Outstanding Seniors and Graduate Students for their academic and artistic excellence.
April 30, 2014 – Frost School of Music students were once again well represented in DownBeat magazine’s 37th Annual Student Music Awards, with 18 awards bestowed on ensembles, soloists, arrangers, composers and engineers.
April 17, 2014 – WDNA Jazz Station revive weekly one-hour show “UM Jazz Bandstand” featuring UM’s Frost School of Music jazz musicians
April 10, 2014 – For the second year in a row, ’‘Cane Records album Breaking the Surface, Vol. 3 is nominated for an Independent Music Award (IMA) in the Compilation category. Winners are determined by industry panel and fan votes through July 2014.
April 04, 2014 – The Monterey Jazz Festival’s Next Generation Jazz Festival awards Frost Concert Jazz Band first prize in the College Big Band Division, two Outstanding Soloist prizes
March 19, 2014 – Kevin Short, assistant professor of vocal performance at Frost, is currently appearing in the title role of Sarasota Opera’s Flying Dutchman after making his FGO and role debut as Zaccaria in Nabucco
March 05, 2014 – Music At Moca Presents Chamber Music Performance By Members Of The Cleveland Orchestra Miami And Frost School Of Music Featuring World Premiere of Two Chamber Selections by Student Composers from Frost School of Music at the University of Miami
February 28, 2014 – A who's who of University of Miami Frost School of Music jazz alumni and friends swing into Gusman Concert Hall on March 7 to honor Whit Sidener and his four decade impact on the world of jazz.
February 27, 2014 – New Initiatives to Grow “Next Generation” Of Artists And Audiences For Classics
February 17, 2014 – Musicians from The Cleveland Orchestra and Frost School of Music will perform a Music at MOCA program on March 20 with chamber music selections by Bach, Bartók, Taffanel, Lutoslawski, and world premieres of two works by Frost composition students.
February 11, 2014 – University of Miami Frost School of Music and Academic Partnerships launch Frost Online to provide conversion, recruitment and retention services for the Frost School of Music's renowned programs. (Pending SACS approval.)
February 10, 2014 – Jazz and the Philharmonic airs on PBS, February 28 featuring Henry Mancini Institute Orchestra, Bobby McFerrin, Chick Corea, Dave Grusin, Terence Blanchard, Mark O’Connor, Eric Owens, Shelly Berg, Elizabeth Joy Roe.
February 08, 2014 – Generous gift from Swanee and Paul J. DiMare to University of Miami Frost School of Music supports fund to build new recital hall in the heart of UM's Coral Gables Campus.
February 07, 2014 – Bruce Hornsby Creative American Music freshman Meaghan Campbell’s original song “Blacktop Ballroom" and alum Tori Tullier’s “Your Nicotine" selected as top-10 finalists in CMT/NSAI’s Listeners’ Choice Awards.
February 06, 2014 – Frost School of Music students Nicolas Hetko, Stamps scholar, composer and jazz pianist, and Rafael Piccolotto de Lima, MM '12 and DMA candidate in composition, are named winners of the ASCAP Foundation’s 2014 Herb Alpert Young Jazz Composer Awards
February 05, 2014 – Frost School of Music congratulates Matt Evan Taylor on being selected as one of four composers from a national competition to have his work Three Glorious Days read at the Detroit Symphony EarShot Classical Roots Readings with Leonard Slatkin.
February 04, 2014 – ’Canes in the Community… Frost School of Music students shine beyond the University of Miami campus in a number of upcoming South Florida community events.
February 03, 2014 – University of Miami Frost School of Music Department of Theory and Composition celebrates student awards and accolades.
January 28, 2014 – Frost School of Music alumni and dean honored at 56th annual Grammy Awards Ceremony with wins and nominations. Congratulations to all of the 2014 Grammy winners and nominees from the UM Frost School of Music!
January 16, 2014 – DownBeat Magazine’s 2011 Critics Poll Rising Star Violinist challenges students to think outside the box at Gusman Hall, Friday, January 17, 2014, 2:30 to 4:30.
January 15, 2014 – Members of Frost MusicTime were selected to perform at Downtown Disney in Orlando on Saturday, January 11, 2014
December 23, 2013 – Frost Opera Theater Workshop will send undergraduate singers to compete in the finals of National Opera Association’s Collegiate Opera Scenes Competition at Annual Convention in New York City in January 2014.
December 18, 2013 – James R. “Russell” Young, D.M.A. ’90, former adjunct assistant professor in vocal performance and opera theater program director at the University of Miami Frost School of Music, passed away on Sunday, December 8, 2013 in Marietta, Georgia
December 15, 2013 – Frost School of Music proudly announces that Brian Losch, B.S. ’08, a recent graduate of the Music Engineering Technology program, garnered a 2014 Grammy Nomination in Best Engineered Classical Album category for Dawn Upshaw's Winter Morning Walks.
December 12, 2013 – Grammy Award Nominations Garnered by UM Frost School of Music Dean Shelly Berg, UM Trustee and Superstar Gloria Estefan, and HMI Artistic Director Terence Blanchard.
December 07, 2013 – Clarke, a UM trustee who grew his father’s Coral Gables-based engineering firm into a worldwide leader in custom-made avionics control panels and audio systems and donated funds to build a UM music recital hall that bears his name, passed away Nov 27