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.
April 19, 2015 – Faculty and students from UM's Miller School of Medicine and Frost School of Music came together to recognize World Voice Day 2015, a global day of events and education that promotes the importance of the human voice and maintaining vocal health.
January 24, 2015 – University of Miami Frost School of Music Senior Ana Collado, a vocal performance major, was named a 2015 Encouragement Award winner in the Florida District Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions Saturday, January 17.
January 14, 2015 – Vocal Performances Spotlight Roger Gross Opera Collection in 10 Year Anniversary Celebration of Marta And Austin Weeks Music Library and Technology Center.
January 06, 2015 – Frost Opera Theater’s spring 2014 production of Jackie O on South Florida Classical Review’s Top Ten Performances of 2014, Festival Miami earns Honorable Mention and Most Interesting Revival.
October 20, 2014 – Nicole Steinberg and Ian Silverman were named runner-up winners in the 65th Annual Jeanie/Stephen Competition. Contestants must audition in an 1850-1870 style ball gown and traditional 1854-style formal cutaway attire.
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.
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
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.
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
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 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.
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 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
November 28, 2013 – UM Phillip and Patricia Frost School of Music presents its annual holiday gala dinner, Winter Wonderful, on Sunday, December 8, 2013 to benefit music scholarships, choral and music mentoring programs.
October 31, 2013 – Frost Opera Theater proudly announces its 2013-2014 season under the direction of Program Director and Associate Professor Alan Johnson will open November 14 with a celebration of opera scenes by Benjamin Britten.
May 08, 2013 – Frost School of Music names 2013 Outstanding Seniors for their academic and artistic excellence.
February 15, 2013 – The Frost Opera Theater at the University of Miami continues its 2012-2013 season with three performances of Mozart’s The Magic Flute.
January 18, 2013 – The Cleveland Orchestra returns to the Phillip and Patricia Frost School of Music on January 29-February 1 on the University of Miami’s Coral Gables campus for an expanded annual residency
January 16, 2013 – Frost School of Music presents blues-rock legend Steve Miller as part of the 2012-2013 Stamps Family Distinguished Visitors Series.
December 21, 2012 – The Department of Studio Music and Jazz at the University of Miami Frost School of Music exceed 325,000 video views this week on YouTube.
December 11, 2012 – Dean of the Frost School of Music and pianist-arranger-composer, Shelly Berg, was nominated for a Grammy award in the category “Best Instrumental Arrangement Accompanying Vocalist."
December 05, 2012 – Shelly Berg, Dean of the Frost School of Music, and Svet Stoyanov, Associate Professor of Instrumental Performance and Program Director of Percussion at Frost were featured speakers at TEDxMIA conference in Miami Beach.
November 12, 2012 – The Frost School of Music present its holiday gala dinner, Winter Wonderful, at 6:30 p.m. on Sunday, December 2, 2012 at the JW Marriott Marquis Hotel.
November 02, 2012 – The Frost Opera Theater will open its 2012-2013 season on Thursday, November 15 and Saturday, November 17 at 7:30 p.m. with “Supernatural Scenes on Stage,” at Clarke Recital Hall in the Weeks Center for Recording and Performance.
September 28, 2012 – The University of Miami Frost School of Music is pleased to present Leon Fleisher, Jason Moran, Charles Lazarus, Steve Miller, Peter R. Webster, and Douglas J. Cuomo as part of the 2012-2013 Stamps Family Distinguished Visitors Series.
September 21, 2012 – Florida’s Premier Music Festival Announces Concert Highlights for Fall 2012
August 19, 2012 – Associate professor Alan O. Johnson receives the 2012 Phillip Frost Award for Excellence in Teaching and Scholarship at the August faculty meeting.
May 23, 2012 – The 2012 edition of Score magazine was published this month by UM Frost School of Music and distributed to all active music alumni, donors, new grads, students, faculty and others.
May 11, 2012 – The Frost School of Music names undergraduate music students as the 2012 Frost School of Music Outstanding Seniors for their academic and artistic excellence.
May 10, 2012 – The Frost School of Music congratulates the Class of 2012 as they commence from university life to their professional careers.
April 11, 2012 – Research Professor of Musicology Frank Cooper presents a special non-credit course this spring entitled "A Mighty Five" focusing on the music, lives and ideas of Mendelssohn, Dvorak, Mahler, Debussy and Rachmaninoff.
April 01, 2012 – Award-winning soprano Phyllis Bryn-Julson will present a free master class on Friday, April 6 at 12:30 p.m. at the Frost School of Music.
March 26, 2012 – Mozart’s glorious music takes center stage in this timeless satirical masterpiece which pits master against servant and wife against husband. Tickets $15 general admission, $10 seniors, Free for UM faculty, staff, students with valid ID
March 23, 2012 – Grammy award-winning super vocal group TAKE 6 will perform with the Henry Mancini Institute Orchestra at UM Gusman Concert Hall, 1314 Miller Drive, Coral Gables, FL on Sunday, April 1, 2012 at 4:00 PM. General admission, Adults $30, Seniors/Students.
March 11, 2012 – The Frost School of Music’s goal for Momentum2 is to raise $40 million to construct new music buildings, as well as dramatically increase music scholarships, faculty endowments, and programmatic support, including outreach and mentoring programs.
February 27, 2012 – Star trumpeter/pianist/composer founds the Arturo Sandoval/Audio-Technica Scholarship for the Young Musicians’ Camp in honor of Audio-Technica’s 50th anniversary
February 17, 2012 – Institution hopes to raise $1.6 billion by the year 2016; $906 million already raised, as campaign gets under way with $100 million lead gift from Diabetes Research Institute Foundation.
February 15, 2012 – On Friday, February 17, the Frost Opera Theater will give opera the house party treatment in a production called Frost Opera Theater Goes Gala! Tickets $15 Adults, $10 Seniors, Free for UM students, faculty and staff w/ID.
January 13, 2012 – Frost Opera Theater Receives Honorable Mention by the South Florida Classical Review in its annual Top 10 Performances of 2011 feature article.
January 12, 2012 – University of Miami UMiamiMobile App now available for download on i-Phone and more!
November 30, 2011 – The Phillip and Patricia Frost School of Music will present its holiday gala dinner, Winter Wonderful, on Sunday, December 4, 2011 beginning 6:30 p.m. at the JW Marriott Marquis Hotel. Proceeds benefit music scholarships.
November 18, 2011 – Associate professor and Music Therapy program director for the University of Miami Frost School of Music Shannon K. de L’Etoile was awarded the 2011 Phillip Frost Outstanding Teacher Award at the September faculty meeting.
October 26, 2011 – An accomplished jazz pianist, composer, arranger and educator, William Franklin Lee III introduced innovative programs at UM and attracted scores of students who went on to stardom in the industry.
October 21, 2011 – Highly acclaimed composer and 2011 UM Frost Distinguished Alumnus Douglas J. Cuomo is known for his original concert and theatrical works.
September 17, 2011 – 2011-2012 Stamps Family Distinguished Visitors Series features free lectures by Gunther Schuller, Benny Golson, Ellen Taafe Zwilich, Craig Corothers and Joseph Silverstein.
September 13, 2011 – In the 2012 edition of the U.S. News & World Report’s annual “Best Colleges” issue, released today, the University of Miami has risen to number 38 – up from 47 last year, a nine point rise.
September 12, 2011 – The Frost Opera Theater at the University of Miami presents a new season of diverse and compelling opera productions.
September 08, 2011 – Festival Miami 2011 features a diverse line up of live music concerts and masterclasses.
September 08, 2011 – Professor Frank Cooper Offers Lecture Series, "The Gilded Era" exploring Music & Arts in Europe & America 1890-1914.
September 08, 2011 – Music professor Carlos R. Abril has recently co-published findings of a research study entitled "High School Music Ensemble Students in the United States: A Demographic Profile."
July 11, 2011 – UM Frost School of Music Appoints Karen Kennedy as Associate Professor and Director of Choral Studies.
May 04, 2011 – Joshua Henry (BM '06) nominated for 2011 Tony Award, Best Leading Actor in a Musical
May 04, 2011 – Frost Opera Theater Performs excerpts of Frankenstein for Center for Contemporary Opera Gala, NYC
March 11, 2011 – 'Cane Records announces its latest project: a combination of a promotional music compilation album, entitled “Breaking the Surface Vol. 1 – Miami Artists on the Rise” and a live music performance showcase.
March 07, 2011 – Five time Grammy Award winning jazz trumpeter and film composer Terence Blanchard was named Artistic Director of the Henry Mancini Institute, a prestigious cross-genre program at the Frost School of Music.
February 24, 2011 – Albert Herring March 3, 4, 5, and 6 at UM Gusman Concert Hall
February 10, 2011 – Frost Extensions Performs at JEN Conference in New Orleans
December 10, 2010 – Grammy winning composer Libby Larsen and neuroscientist Daniel Levitin will be featured in January and March 2011 as Stamps Distinguished Visitors at UM Frost School of Music
October 26, 2010 – Frost Opera Theater pays homage to the British punk movement in its production of The Beggar’s Opera, November 4, 5 and 6 and presents its third annual Wall to Wall Opera For All Festival on November 6.
October 25, 2010 – UM Frost School of Music students create musical from scratch, along with producer Phil Ramone
October 24, 2010 – Frost School of Music will present Winter Wonderful, a holiday gala sparkling with treasured music and new memories, December 5, 2010.
October 13, 2010 – Alumna Sandra Lopez honored with Distinguished Alumnae Award, Opening Night Gala, Festival of Miami.
October 05, 2010 – Festival Miami 2010 will present 20 outstanding concerts featuring notable guests artists from October 8, 2010 through October 30, 2010
May 18, 2010 – Anna Hersey, a doctoral student in vocal performance at UM Frost School of Music, has been named a Fulbright Scholar for the 2010-2011 academic year.
January 21, 2010 – Soprano Renée Fleming to give master class at University of Miami Frost School of Music on Friday, March 5, 2010 at 2 pm.