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.
October 23, 2014 – Rodrigo Bussad wins first place for original compositions in the Chamber Music student division and second place in the Orchestra student division for the American Prize.
July 25, 2014 – Juraj Kojs joins the faculty in the 2014-15 academic year as assistant professor of practice in the Department of Music Theory and Composition at the Frost School of Music.
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 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 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.
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 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!
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.
August 01, 2013 – Frost students in the Henry Mancini Institute Orchestra performed with Gloria Estefan during a live PBS television special taping at the New World Center in Miami Beach featuring selections from her new album 'Gloria Estefan: The Standards.'
May 08, 2013 – Frost School of Music names 2013 Outstanding Seniors for their academic and artistic excellence.
May 05, 2013 – Frost School of Music students were once again well represented in DownBeat magazine’s 36th Annual Student Music Awards, with 11 awards bestowed on ensembles, soloists, arrangers, composers and engineers.
March 18, 2013 – The University of Miami Frost School of Music presents award winning composer and 2011 Distinguished Alumnus Douglas J. Cuomo as part of the 2012-2013 Stamps Family Distinguished Visitors Series.
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.
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
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 19, 2012 – New original score for Chaplin's 'The Gold Rush' conducted and performed by students from Frost School of Music tonight at 7 p.m. in Bill Cosford Cinema. $9/$7 general admission. Free for UM students.
April 15, 2012 – Musicians from The Cleveland Orchestra premiered a new chamber work, Of Flurries and Clarion, composed by Peter Learn, a doctoral candidate at the Frost School of Music.
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.
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.
March 08, 2012 – Giancarlo Guerrero, principal guest conductor of The Cleveland Orchestra Miami, coaches conducting students as well as ensembles at the University of Miami Frost School of Music.
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.
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.
October 04, 2011 – Thomas Sleeper, Director of Orchestral Studies and Conductor of the Frost Symphony Orchestra, premiered "Parallax," a new work for euphonium and wind ensemble.
September 23, 2011 – Music Legend Gunther Schuller Lectures as 2011 Stamps Family Distinguished Visitor at Frost School of Music on September 30, 2011.
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 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.
May 16, 2011 – The freshman Stamps String Quartet from the University of Miami Frost School of Music in residency with the Juilliard String Quartet May 16 - 20, 2011
April 27, 2011 – The Frost School of Music Congratulates its 34th Annual Downbeat Awards Winners
April 12, 2011 – An Evening with Dave Grusin premieres Thursday, May 12, 8pm on WPBT2
March 15, 2011 – The University of Miami Frost School of Music and the Cleveland Orchestra have teamed up again this year during the Orchestra’s seasonal residency in Miami.
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 24, 2011 – UM Frost School of Music Presents at Texas Music Educators Association
December 11, 2010 – UM Frost School of Music to host the longest running electronic music festival in the country on January 20 - 22, 2011.
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
November 18, 2010 – Dr. Jennifer Higdon, Pulitzer Prize Winning Composer, Attends Rehearsal with the Frost Wind Ensemble on November 18, 2010
November 12, 2010 – The Boston New Music Initiative selected Dr. Lansing McLoskey's chamber work "Yellow" from over 400 submissions for performance on November 15, 2010. One…
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 23, 2010 – The Miami Symphony Orchestra under the direction of Eduardo Marturet will premiere a new composition on Sunday, October 24, 2010 by new Frost School of…
October 05, 2010 – Festival Miami 2010 will present 20 outstanding concerts featuring notable guests artists from October 8, 2010 through October 30, 2010
September 28, 2010 – Music engineering faculty Joe Abbati will present an interactive contemporary artwork installation featuring light, sound and motion at UM Wynwood Project Space October 9 - 22, 2010.
September 17, 2010 – Ralph Jackson from Broadcast Music, Inc. (BMI) conducts a morning Q&A workshop for composition students at UM Frost School of Music.
August 10, 2010 – Frost faculty Dr. Charles Norman Mason creates new work titled 'Alys Sound' that merges live music with pre-recorded sounds in a beautiful outdoor setting.
July 05, 2010 – Thomas Sleeper, composer, conductor, professor, and program director for orchestral activities at the Frost School of Music releases new CD.
April 01, 2010 – The Frost School of Music introduces the music of Alba Rosa Vietor in a concert titled Keys through the Millennium on Monday, April 5 at 8 pm.
March 01, 2010 – Two students from the Frost School of Music will have new compositions premiered by members of The Cleveland Orchestra and the New Wold Symphony.
May 18, 2009 – University of Miami Frost Wind Ensemble releases new CD "Reflections" on the Naxos label.