January 11, 2016 – The Music Education Department is planning a three-film movie series entitled the ‘Music Learning & Teaching Film Series’ that will include film screenings and panel presentations from experts on the content and schemes of each film.
January 11, 2016 – On Christmas eve, the 2015 Frost Band of the Hour marching band, color guard, and Hurricanettes danceline traveled to El Paso, TX to support the University of Miami Hurricanes football team in the Hyndai Sun Bowl.
November 25, 2015 – At the 16th Annual Latin Grammy Awards, presented last week in Las Vegas, the award for “Best Instrumental Album” went to Ed Calle & Mamblue for Dr. Ed Calle Presents Mamblue.
November 25, 2015 – Serona Elton, associate professor and chair of the Department of Music Media & Industry at the University of Miami Frost School of Music, was invited to the forum as a keynote speaker.
November 23, 2015 – The Phillip and Patricia Frost School of Music at the University of Miami recognized Robert and Judi Newman for their generous support of the Frost Band of the Hour marching band at a special halftime presentation at Sun Life Stadium on Saturday.
November 10, 2015 – Charles Mason, chair of composition at the Frost School of Music and professors of composition Lansing McLoskey, Dorothy Hindman, Juraj Kojs, and Scott Stinson are pleased to announce the winners of Frost School of Music’s 2015 THE OTHER COMPOSITION
October 27, 2015 – Raquel Sofίa, an alumna of the University of Miami Phillip and Patricia Frost School of Music, has been nominated for the 16th Annual Latin Grammy Awards in the “Best New Artist” category.
October 26, 2015 – Performing for the first time in his home state of Florida and on the Festival Miami stage, multi Grammy and Emmy Award-winning performer John Easterlin, B.M. ’84, was named the 2015 University of Miami Frost School of Music Distinguished Alumnus.
October 22, 2015 – Alan Chan, B.M. ’01, a Los Angeles-based composer and alumnus of the University of Miami Phillip and Patricia Frost School of Music, was selected as the recipient of The ASCAP Foundation’s George Duke Commissioning Prize.
October 16, 2015 – The Frost School of Music is pleased to announce that Opening Weekend of its 32nd annual Festival Miami, presented by UHealth—University of Miami Health System, received a music Pick of the Week recommendation today by The Miami Herald.
October 15, 2015 – Senior Danielle Wertz and junior Veronica O’Brien are two of eleven semi-finalists in the 2015 Thelonious Monk Institute Jazz Vocals Competition. Arianna Neikrug, BM ’15 in Jazz Voice, is one of five finalists in the Sarah Vaughan Competition.
October 09, 2015 – The Frost School of Music will present its annual gala holiday dinner Winter Wonderful on December 6 to benefit music scholarships and its community music mentoring program, the Donna E. Shalala MusicReach Program at the Frost School of Music.
October 08, 2015 – Kathyanne Guy, Dance Program Director and longtime dance faculty member at the University of Miami Frost School of Music, died September 17, 2015 in Miami, Florida. She was 66.
September 17, 2015 – Ksenija Komljenović, a doctoral candidate at UM Frost, has been awarded a 2015-16 International Fellowship from the American Association of University Women (AAUW). A native of Serbia, Komljenović is working toward her DMA in percussion performance.
September 10, 2015 – The University of Miami Frost School of Music, with presenting sponsor UHealth—University of Miami Health System, proudly announces the legendary, chart-topping…
August 25, 2015 – Frost School of Music at the University of Miami announces a gift for 115 new marching band instruments and a full set of newly designed uniforms that will be debuted by Frost Band of the Hour at the UM Hurricanes opening game on September 5.
August 18, 2015 – Trudy Kane, associate professor of flute in the Department of Instrumental Performance at Frost, was awarded the Phillip Frost Award for Excellence in Teaching and Scholarship.
August 16, 2015 – Julio Frenk, a physician, former dean at Harvard University, and the former minister of health for Mexico, steps into his new role today as the sixth president of the University of Miami.
July 25, 2015 – UM Intramural Fields, Henry Fillmore Hall, and the Herbert Wellness Center come alive on August 11, 2015 with the arrival of 120 Frost Band of the Hour marching band students kicking off eleven days of pre-season music rehearsals known as Band Camp.
July 21, 2015 – Pianist Tal Cohen, M.M. '15, wins 2015 Freedman Jazz Fellowship, awarded July 20, 2015 in Sydney, Australia.
July 17, 2015 – UM Frost School of Music, with presenting sponsor UHealth—University of Miami Health System, announces two additions to the lineup for Festival Miami.
July 13, 2015 – University of Miami Frost School of Music at Salzburg, an established summer training program that attracts students from around the world, celebrates its 30th anniversary this July 13 through August 13 with new director, Robynne Redmon, at the helm.
July 02, 2015 – Pianist Tal Cohen, M.M. ’15, who just earned his master’s degree graduate in jazz performance in May from the University of Miami Frost School of Music, was named one of four finalists for a prestigious Freedman Jazz Fellowship.
June 30, 2015 – The Phillip and Patricia Frost School of Music at the University of Miami announces the selection of Dr. David Ake as professor of musicology, and chair of the Department of Musicology beginning August 15, 2015.
June 14, 2015 – The University of Miami Frost School of Music and presenting sponsor UHealth – University of Miami Health System announce the extraordinary lineup for its annual multi-genre music festival, FESTIVAL MIAMI, Florida’s premier live music festival.
June 05, 2015 – The Phillip and Patricia Frost School of Music at the University of Miami announces Dr. Aaron Tindall as its new professor of tuba and euphonium beginning August 15, 2015.
June 02, 2015 – The 2015 edition of SCORE magazine was published in early May by the University of Miami Frost School of Music and mailed to active music alumni.
June 01, 2015 – The Frost School of Music at the University of Miami announces the selection of Dr. Robert M. Carnochan as professor of music, director of wind ensemble activities and conductor of the Frost Wind Ensemble beginning August 15, 2015.
May 15, 2015 – Professor of Music Gary Green, who served on the University of Miami Frost School of Music faculty as director of bands for 22 years and led the Frost Wind Ensemble to international prominence, is retiring at the end of May, 2015.
April 21, 2015 – Whether you’re a music major at Frost, or any other major across our diverse campus, the Band of the Hour is your place to make great music, make lifelong friends, and make a difference in the community.
April 15, 2015 – Award-winning film composer James Newton Howard, named new artistic director of the Henry Mancini Institute (HMI) at the prestigious Frost School of Music at the University of Miami.
March 20, 2015 – Naming Gift for Knight Recital Hall made possible with the announcement of a $7.5 million grant from the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation at a March 8 community gathering at the Perez Art Museum Miami.
March 18, 2015 – Naming Benefactors Dr. Phillip and Patricia Frost Donate $1 Million to rename the Frost School's highly effective MusicReach community music program in honor of UM's outgoing president, Donna E. Shalala.
March 09, 2015 – The 41,089-square-foot complex, which includes 77 chamber music and teaching studios, will unite the Frost School’s 770 students and 125 faculty “like never before.”
February 19, 2015 – Students and faculty of the Phillip and Patricia Frost School of Music on the University of Miami’s Coral Gables campus celebrate the official opening of the new LEED® Platinum, state-of-the-art Patricia Louise Frost Music Studios building complex.
January 14, 2015 – The University of Miami’s Phillip and Patricia Frost School of Music announces a new master’s degree program in Sound Recording Arts that will be offered beginning Fall 2015.
September 18, 2014 – University of Miami’s Frost School of Music and Universal Music U @ Frost featured in Musical America’s 2014 Special Report of Top 50 Music Schools.
August 20, 2014 – Support Your School with New Frost Merchandise—customized logo wear and merchandise for the Frost community now available through two licensed retailers!