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 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 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.
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.
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.
May 08, 2015 – Jimmy Buffett receives honorary doctorate of music from University of Miami, and regales graduating students with tales from his life and why passion is key.
March 18, 2015 – Grammy Award-winning composer Stephen Hartke has been chosen as the Frost School of Music’s inaugural 2015 Distinguished Composer in Residence hosted by the Department of Music Theory and Composition
March 02, 2015 – On March 5, The Cleveland Orchestra and Frost School of Music students will participate in a day of music at the Adrienne Arsht Center, beginning with a two-hour side-by-side rehearsal under the direction of Franz Welser-Mӧst.
January 29, 2015 – Three alumni from the Frost School of Music were announced as 57th Grammy Award Nominees: Andrew Scheps B.M. ’89; Pete McGuinness, B.M.’86; and Jeremy Fox,MM ’01, DMA ’13. The 57th Grammy Award show will air on CBS, Sunday, February 8 at 8 p.m.