Frost School of Music

  1. Festival Miami Presents Parents’ Choice Award Winning Duo and Family Favorite In The Nick of Time

    News releases thumbnail

    September 24, 2014 – Frost alum Nick Deysher, MM '07, returns to his alma mater with wife Tracey Freitag for their Festival Miami debut! In The Nick of Time, the Parents' Choice®…

  2. Frost Alum Joshua Henry Earns Second Tony Nomination

    News releases thumbnail

    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

  3. Frost School of Music Names Outstanding Students for Class of 2014

    News releases thumbnail

    May 09, 2014 – Frost School of Music names 2014 Outstanding Seniors and Graduate Students for their academic and artistic excellence.

  4. Frost School Jazz Students and Ensembles Earn 17 DownBeat 37th Annual Student Music Awards

    News releases thumbnail

    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.

  5. WDNA and Frost Jazz Bring Back Weekly UM Jazz Bandstand Program

    News releases thumbnail

    April 17, 2014 – WDNA Jazz Station revive weekly one-hour show “UM Jazz Bandstand” featuring UM’s Frost School of Music jazz musicians

  6. ‘Cane Records Receives Second Album Nomination for Independent Music Award

    News releases thumbnail

    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.

  7. Frost Concert Jazz Band Takes Top Honors in the 2014 Next Generation Jazz Festival

    News releases thumbnail

    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

  8. Vocal faculty Kevin Short lights up Florida’s winter opera season in Sarasota and Miami

    News releases thumbnail

    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

  9. Music At Moca Presents A Performance By Members Of The Cleveland Orchestra And Frost School of Music

    News releases thumbnail

    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

  10. Whit Sidener Tribute—Frost Alumni Big Band Concert and Celebration

    News releases thumbnail

    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.

  11. Universal Music Classics Partners with Frost School of Music on Universal Music U @ Frost

    News releases thumbnail

    February 27, 2014 – New Initiatives to Grow “Next Generation” Of Artists And Audiences For Classics

  12. The Cleveland Orchestra and Frost School of Music Announce Annual Residency Schedule

    News releases thumbnail

    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.

  13. University of Miami Frost School of Music to Offer Online Master’s Degrees in Music

    News releases thumbnail

    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.)

  14. Jazz and the Philharmonic with Henry Mancini Institute Orchestra Airs February 28 on PBS

    News releases thumbnail

    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.

  15. Frost School of Music Announces $2 Million Gift from Philanthropists Swanee and Paul J. DiMare

    News releases thumbnail

    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.

  16. Country Music Television Listeners’ Choice Finalists Include Frost Singer/Songwriters

    News releases thumbnail

    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.

  17. Frost students named winners of ASCAP Foundation’s 2014 Herb Alpert Young Jazz Composer Awards

    News releases thumbnail

    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

  18. Frost student Matthew Evan Taylor Selected for Detroit Symphony EarShot Classical Roots Readings

    News releases thumbnail

    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.

  19. ’Canes in the Community… Frost Musicians Performing Across South Florida this Spring

    News releases thumbnail

    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.

  20. Frost Department of Theory and Composition Celebrates a Year of Accolades

    News releases thumbnail

    February 03, 2014 – University of Miami Frost School of Music Department of Theory and Composition celebrates student awards and accolades.

  21. Frost Community Celebrates Five Wins at the 2014 Grammy Awards

    News releases thumbnail

    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!

  22. Jazz Violinist Christian Howes Conducts Master Class for String Students at Frost School of Music

    News releases thumbnail

    January 16, 2014DownBeat 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.

  23. Frost MusicTime Students Shine at Disney

    News releases thumbnail

    January 15, 2014 – Members of Frost MusicTime were selected to perform at Downtown Disney in Orlando on Saturday, January 11, 2014

  24. Frost Opera Theater Workshop Advances to Finals of National Opera Association Competition

    News releases thumbnail

    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.

  25. J. Russell Young, D.M.A. ’90: Former Frost Opera Theater Program Director Leaves Positive Legacy

    News releases thumbnail

    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

  26. UM Frost Music Engineering Alumni Brian Losch, Andrew Scheps Nominated for Grammy Awards

    News releases thumbnail

    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.

  27. Grammy Award Nominations Garnered by UM Frost School’s Dean Shelly Berg, UM Trustee Gloria Estefan

    News releases thumbnail

    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.

  28. Victor E. Clarke, UM Trustee, Philanthropist, Had a Passion for Music

    News releases thumbnail

    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

  29. Frost School of Music Presents Winter Wonderful to Benefit Music Scholarships and Frost MusicReach

    News releases thumbnail

    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.

  30. Frost Opera Theater Opens 2013–2014 Season with “Britten and Beyond in Great Britain”

    News releases thumbnail

    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.

  31. Louis Tertocha: Frost Faculty, Respected Attorney at Law

    News releases thumbnail

    October 24, 2013 – Respected attorney and Frost faculty member Louis Tertocha passed away from Leukemia on October 11. He was 59. Tertocha was a lecturer in UM Frost School of Music's Arts Presenting and Live Entertainment Management program.

  32. Festival Miami Presents Jazz Icons Karrin Allyson, Vince Mendoza, Arturo Sandoval, Christian McBride

    News releases thumbnail

    October 21, 2013 – Festival Miami presents a phenomenal lineup of diverse jazz artists and ensembles including Karrin Allyson with JV1, Vince Mendoza with CJB and HMI Orchestra, Arturo Sandoval and Christian McBride!

  33. This Week Festival Miami Presents José Serebrier and the Costa Rica National Symphony Orchestra

    News releases thumbnail

    October 21, 2013 – Festival Miami presents two classical concerts on October 22 and October 23 featuring the Costa Rica National Symphony Orchestra, conductor/composer José Serebrier, pianist Shelly Berg, flutist Sharon Bezaly.

  34. Welcoming New Frost School Faculty

    News releases thumbnail

    October 15, 2013 – Introducing our new faculty for the 2013-2014 academic year, bringing a broad range of experiences to the school and students.

  35. Frost DMA Student Rafael Piccolotto de Lima Nominated for 2013 Latin Grammy Award

    News releases thumbnail

    October 08, 2013 – Frost School of Music doctoral candidate Rafael Piccolotto de Lima (M.M. '13) was nominated for a 2013 Latin Grammy Award for his composition "Abertura Jobiniana" in the Best Classical Contemporary Composition category.

  36. Frost School of Music Honors Phillip and Patricia Frost on 10th Anniversary of Their Naming Gift

    News releases thumbnail

    October 07, 2013 – University of Miami trustees, President Shalala, Dean Berg, friends, students and faculty of the Frost School of Music gathered on Friday, October 4 to honor Dr. Phillip Frost and Patricia Frost in celebration their naming gift a decade ago.

  37. Tivon Pennicott, B.M. ‘08, Finalist in 2013 Thelonious Monk International Jazz Competition

    News releases thumbnail

    September 18, 2013 – Frost School of Music alumnus Tivon Pennicott (B.M. '08) was named "second place winner" in the finals of the 2013 Thelonious Monk International Jazz Competition.

  38. Festival Miami Announces Creative American Music Line Up for 2013

    News releases thumbnail

    September 13, 2013 – Festival Miami Creative American Music line up includes Joan Osborne, Ana Popovic, Mark O'Connor and Glenn Basham.

  39. Frost’s Dean Shelly Berg Appears on National TV with Gloria Estefan

    News releases thumbnail

    September 12, 2013 – Frost School's Dean Shelly Berg appears on national TV with UM Trustee Gloria Estefan on the launch week of her new album 'The Standards' (Sony).

  40. Gary Keller Receives 2013 Phillip Frost Award for Excellence in Teaching and Scholarship

    News releases thumbnail

    September 12, 2013 – Jazz saxophone faculty Gary Keller receives the 2013 Phillip Frost Award for Excellence in Teaching and Scholarship at the August faculty meeting.

  41. Festival Miami Announces Music of the Americas Line Up for 2013

    News releases thumbnail

    September 12, 2013 – Festival Miami Music of the Americas line up includes Gloria Estefan, Luis Enrique, Paulinho Garcia, Arturo Sandoval and The Costa Rica National Symphony Orchestra, led by Jose Serebrier.

  42. Festival Miami Announces Great Performances Line Up for 2013

    News releases thumbnail

    September 11, 2013 – Festival Miami Great Performances line up includes Joshua Bell, Edgar Meyer, José Serebrier, Cecile Licad, Mannhattan Piano Trio, Hila Plitmann, Elizabeth Caballero and more.

  43. Festival Miami Announces Jazz and Beyond Line Up For 2013

    News releases thumbnail

    September 10, 2013 – Festival Miami Jazz and Beyond line up includes Dr. John, Karrin Allyson, Vince Mendoza and Christian McBride Trio

  44. Frost School of Music Preparatory Program Applications Now Available

    News releases thumbnail

    August 26, 2013 – The Frost School of Music Preparatory Program is a comprehensive, pre-college music program serving students ages 6 to 18 years old. Applications are now being accepted for the 2013-14 academic year.

  45. Frost School of Music Welcomes New Students at Orientation

    News releases thumbnail

    August 14, 2013 – The Frost School of Music welcomes new students and parents at orientation August 21 through August 25, 2013.

  46. Frost School Students Featured in PBS Television Special ‘Gloria Estefan: The Standards’

    News releases thumbnail

    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.'

  47. Score Magazine 2013 Published by UM Frost School of Music

    News releases thumbnail

    July 30, 2013 – The 2013 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.

  48. Festival Miami Presents Two More Additions: Joan Osborne and Ana Popovic

    News releases thumbnail

    July 22, 2013 – Celebrating its 30th Anniversary Season, Festival Miami presents an extraordinary lineup of classical, jazz, Latin and pop artists in more than 25 concerts during October 2013

  49. International Superstar Gloria Estefan to Open 30th Anniversary of Frost School of Music Series

    News releases thumbnail

    July 16, 2013 – The seven-time Grammy Award-winning music icon will perform an unforgettable program of her favorite American classics from her upcoming album, The Standards, in the intimate setting of the Frost School of Music’s Gusman Concert Hall.

  50. Frost School of Music and Smithsonian Folkways Collaborate to Offer Certification Program

    News releases thumbnail

    June 28, 2013 – Frost School of Music Director of Undergraduate Education and Associate Professor, Carlos Abril has been selected to present a world music pedagogy course at the Frost School of Music in collaboration with Smithsonian Folkways.

  51. Frost MusicTime Fall Registration Now Available

    News releases thumbnail

    June 27, 2013 – MusicTime registration for the 2013 fall semester, which begins September 3 2013, is now available.

  52. UM Frost School of Music Proudly Announces Festival Miami’s 30th Anniversary Season

    News releases thumbnail

    June 25, 2013 – Festival Miami—Florida’s Premier Live Music Festival—announces it will open its 30th anniversary season on Friday, October 4, 2013 with famed violinist Joshua Bell and virtuoso bassist Edgar Meyer.

  53. William Russell: Former Frost School of Music Band Director

    News releases thumbnail

    June 11, 2013 – Former University of Miami Frost School of Music Band of the Hour director William B. Russell, B.M. ’57, M.M. ’58, died December 3, 2012 in Lake Placid, Florida.

  54. Bassoonist and Professor Luciano Magnanini retires from the Frost School

    News releases thumbnail

    June 11, 2013 – Luciano Magnanini, woodwinds professor began his career at UM as a lecturer, in 1972. He studied music at the Conservatory Nicolo Paganini in Genoa and continued his musical training in Milan.

  55. UM Frost School’s Henry Mancini Institute Orchestra Performs on George Benson’s New Album

    News releases thumbnail

    June 05, 2013 – Over 40 musicians from the University of Miami Frost School of Music’s Henry Mancini Institute Orchestra are featured on today’s Concord Music Group’s release of the legendary George Benson’s latest album: Inspiration: A Tribute to Nat King Cole.

  56. Composer and Educator Dennis Kam Retires from Frost School of Music

    News releases thumbnail

    June 05, 2013 – Dennis Kam, composer, professor, and chair of the Department of Music Theory and Composition, has retired after 39 years at the University of Miami.

  57. Classical Guitarist Rene Gonzalez Retires from Frost School of Music

    News releases thumbnail

    June 05, 2013 – After 34 years as a professor of classical guitar at the Frost School of Music, Rene Gonzalez, associate professor and program director is retiring.

  58. Pianist, Composer and Educator JB Floyd Retires from Frost School of Music

    News releases thumbnail

    June 05, 2013 – Award winning pianist, composer, improviser and educator JB Floyd retires from the University of Miami Frost School of Music after 32 years as professor and chair of the Department of Keyboard Performance.

  59. Educator, Harpsichordist and Musicologist Frank Cooper Retires from the Frost School of Music

    News releases thumbnail

    June 05, 2013 – Frank Cooper believes he may hold the record for the number of different courses he taught at UM’s Frost School of Music—24!

  60. Musician and Educator Larry Lapin Retires from Frost School of Music

    News releases thumbnail

    June 05, 2013 – Over the past year the Frost School of Music has commemorated many milestones including a new building groundbreaking, the expansion of programs, and many students have won awards and competitions and graduated to begin their professional careers.

  61. Band Leader, Educator and Associate Dean Kenneth Moses Retires from Frost School of Music

    News releases thumbnail

    June 05, 2013 – Retiring associate dean for undergraduate studies Kenneth J. Moses earned both his undergraduate and Master’s degrees from UM’s School of Music

  62. Jazz Musician and Professor Whit Sidener Retires after 40 years with the Frost School of Music

    News releases thumbnail

    May 31, 2013 – Although Whit Sidener is retiring this month from his day job as professor and chair of the Department of Studio Music and Jazz at the UM Frost School of Music, his zest for life, and playing and performing music, will still keep him busy.

  63. Nick Hetko Wins Second Place in the Jacksonville Jazz Festival Piano Competition

    News releases thumbnail

    May 31, 2013 – Frost School of Music student and Stamps Distinguished Ensemble Scholar Nick Hetko, won second place in the Jacksonville Jazz Festival Piano Competition in Jacksonville, Florida on May 24th 2013.

  64. The University of Miami Frost School of Music Dedicates the Marta S. Weeks Music Quadrangle

    News releases thumbnail

    May 28, 2013 – The University’s Frost School of Music dedicated the still-evolving Marta S. Weeks Music Quadrangle on May 16, honoring the iconic UM philanthropist, patron for the arts, and trustee emeritus whose impact on the school has been called “immeasurable.”

  65. Frost School of Music Names Outstanding Seniors for Class of 2013

    News releases thumbnail

    May 08, 2013 – Frost School of Music names 2013 Outstanding Seniors for their academic and artistic excellence.

  66. Frost School of Music Commencement Ceremonies

    News releases thumbnail

    May 07, 2013 – The Frost School of Music congratulates its Class of 2013 as they commence from university life to their professional careers.

    Honors music…

  67. Frost School Jazz Students and Ensembles Earn DownBeat 36th Annual Student Music Awards

    News releases thumbnail

    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.

  68. Henry Mancini Institute Jazz Nonet Appears at New Orleans Jazz Fest

    News releases thumbnail

    May 04, 2013 – The Frost School's Henry Mancini Institute Jazz Nonet performed at the New Orleans Jazz Fest in Zaterain's Jazz Tent on Friday, May 3, at the New Orleans Fair Ground.

  69. Georgina Dieter Dennis Foundation Doubles Vocal Scholarship Contribution to UM Frost School of Music

    News releases thumbnail

    May 03, 2013 – The University of Miami Frost School of Music announced the Ft. Lauderdale based Georgina Dieter Dennis Foundation has awarded the school $50,000 for vocal scholarships in the academic year 2013-14.

  70. Frank Cooper Spring Lecture Series ‘Music and the Arts in France, Impressionism to Early Moderism’

    News releases thumbnail

    May 01, 2013 – Research Professor of Musicology Frank Cooper presents a special non-credit course beginning Tuesday, May 7 entitled Music & the Arts in France, from Impressionism to Early Modernism.

  71. Frost School Students Perform on Medical Campus for “The Musicians Will See You Now” Series

    News releases thumbnail

    April 26, 2013 – University of Miami Frost School of Music students performed on the UM medical campus this week for a series called “The Musicians Will See You Now.” The series of performances is intended to gladden the hearts and brighten the days of patients and

  72. The National Music Honors Society, Pi Kappa Lambda, Announces New Members from Frost School of Music

    News releases thumbnail

    April 26, 2013 – Nancy Zavec, music librarian at the Marta and Austin Weeks Music Library at the University of Miami, announced eleven Frost School of Music students and one faculty were inducted as new members of the Beta Beta Chapter, Pi Kappa Lambda.

  73. Roseann Sidener: Frost School of Music Alumna was Award-Winning Educator

    News releases thumbnail

    April 17, 2013 – Award winning educator Dr. Roseann Sidener, B.M. '78, M.M. '87, wife of UM Frost Professor Whitney Sidener, passed away from cervical cancer on April 15 after a two year battle with the disease. She was 57.

  74. UM’s Frost Opera Theater Premieres “Entanglements” by Charles Norman Mason at the Lowe Art Museum

    News releases thumbnail

    April 08, 2013 – Frost Opera Theater’s 2012-2013 season concludes with Entanglements, a new opera by Charles Mason. Staged at the Lowe Art Museum April 18-21.

  75. BMI Provides Music Business Mentorship at Frost School of Music

    News releases thumbnail

    April 07, 2013 – BMI’s Vice President, Film/TV Relations, Doreen Ringer-Ross visited the Henry Mancini Institute at UM Frost School of Music as a guest speaker. She, along with BMI composer Alex Wurman, spoke at a multitude of classes.

  76. Registration for Frost MusicTime Summer Program Now Available

    News releases thumbnail

    April 06, 2013 – Registration for Frost MusicTime's summer program is now available. From birth to eight years old.

  77. Phil Ramone: Legendary Music Producer Leaves Indelible Imprint at Frost

    News releases thumbnail

    April 01, 2013 – Audio engineering pioneer and beloved record producer Phil Ramone died on March 30, 2013. He was 79.

  78. The Frost School Presents a Bebop Jazz Benefit for William F. Lee III, Former Dean

    News releases thumbnail

    March 25, 2013 – The University of Miami Frost School of Music is hosting a benefit concert for former dean of the Frost School of Music, William F. Lee III.

  79. Frost School of Music Presents Award-Winning Multi-Media Composer Douglas J. Cuomo

    News releases thumbnail

    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.

  80. ‘Cane Records Album Nominated for Independent Music Award

    News releases thumbnail

    March 13, 2013 – The Independent Music Awards is the only international program that connects artists to new revenue opportunities and an audience of more than 1 billion music fans. "Breaking the Surface, Vol. 2" is nominated in the Compilation category.

  81. Frost School Hosts Southeast Sound: The Southeast Regional Music Industry Student Conference

    News releases thumbnail

    March 01, 2013 – Frost School of Music and MEISA hosted Southeast Sound: The Southeast Regional Music Industry Student Conference for over 150 students from 10 schools throughout Florida and Georgia.

  82. UM Frost School of Music Presents Distinguished Music Educator Peter Webster

    News releases thumbnail

    March 01, 2013 – The University of Miami Frost School of Music presents distinguished music educator Peter Webster as part of the 2012-2013 Stamps Family Distinguished Visitors Series.

  83. Frost School Dean Shelly Berg Leads Inauguration of the 12th Dranoff International 2 Competition

    News releases thumbnail

    February 20, 2013 – The Phillip and Patricia Frost School of Music at the University of Miami will be the host site of the semi final and final rounds of the 12th Dranoff International 2 Piano Competition May 11-17, 2013 at Maurice Gusman Concert Hall.

  84. Frost School of Music Opera Theater Presents Mozart’s The Magic Flute

    News releases thumbnail

    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.

  85. Musical Celebration Marks Groundbreaking for Patricia Louise Frost Music Studios

    News releases thumbnail

    February 12, 2013 – In a ceremony filled with music, the Phillip and Patricia Frost School of Music at the University of Miami broke ground February 8 on its new Patricia Louise Frost Music Studios.

  86. The Cleveland Orchestra and Frost School of Music Announce Expanded Annual Residency at UM

    News releases thumbnail

    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

  87. UM Frost School of Music Presents Blues-Rock Legend Steve Miller

    News releases thumbnail

    January 16, 2013 – Frost School of Music presents blues-rock legend Steve Miller as part of the 2012-2013 Stamps Family Distinguished Visitors Series.

  88. Former UM Frost School of Music Professors to be Inducted into Florida Music Educators Hall of Fame

    News releases thumbnail

    January 08, 2013 – Former UM Frost School of Music faculty Dr. Nicholas DeCarbo and Dr. Joyce Jordan-DeCarbo will be inducted into the Florida Music Educators Association Hall of Fame later this week.

  89. Two University of Miami Frost School of Music Alums Earn Prestigious Conducting Titles

    News releases thumbnail

    January 08, 2013 – Two alumni of the innovative University of Miami Frost School of Music earned prestigious conducting appointments with major performing arts institutions,…

  90. Frost School of Music Works with National YoungArts Foundation, Arsht Center for Jazz Roots Concert

    News releases thumbnail

    January 08, 2013 – A collaboration between the Frost School of Music, Arsht Center and the National YoungArts Foundation, Jazz and the Philharmonic will feature performances by the Henry Mancini Institute Orchestra, Dean Shelly Berg, Terence Blanchard and Mark O'Connor

  91. Frost Music Students and Faculty at Jazz Education Network Conference

    News releases thumbnail

    January 06, 2013 – Students and faculty of the Frost School’s Department of Studio Music and Jazz were well represented both as performers and clinicians at the 4th annual conference of the Jazz Education Network (JEN) in Atlanta, Georgia.

  92. Frost School of Music Department of Studio Music and Jazz reaches 325,000 YouTube views

    News releases thumbnail

    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.

  93. UM Frost School of Music Dean Shelly Berg Nominated for Grammy Award

    News releases thumbnail

    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."

  94. Frost School of Music Student Asiya Korepanova wins 2012 Wideman International Piano Competition

    News releases thumbnail

    December 11, 2012 – University of Miami Frost School of Music student Asiya Korepanova, 28, of Russia won the gold medal and performed as one of seven piano finalists out of 46 competitors from sixteen countries in the 2012 Wideman International Piano Competition in Shr

  95. TEDxMIA Selects Dean Shelly Berg and Percussion Faculty Svet Stoyanov as Conference Speakers

    News releases thumbnail

    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.

  96. Frost School of Music Presents Winter Wonderful A Benefit Event for Music Mentoring Scholarships

    News releases thumbnail

    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.

  97. Frost School of Music Partners to Continue New Music Program in Coconut Grove

    News releases thumbnail

    November 08, 2012 – The University of Miami Frost School of Music is partnering to continue a music education program in Miami at Virrick Park and the Barnyard Community Center in Village West.

  98. Frost Opera Theater Opens 2012-2013 Season at UM with “Supernatural Scenes on Stage”

    News releases thumbnail

    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.

  99. Festival Miami Presents Dynamic Concerts In Its Final Week

    News releases thumbnail

    October 29, 2012 – The University of Miami Frost School of Music is pleased to present the fifth week of Festival Miami 2012—Florida’s premier live music festival. Now…

  100. Henry Mancini Institute Orchestra Plays Ellington’s Nutcracker Suite, Copland’s Appalachian Spring

    News releases thumbnail

    October 24, 2012 – UM Frost School of Music’s Henry Mancini Institute Orchestra to Play Duke Ellington’s “Nutcracker Suite” and Aaron Copland’s “Appalachian Spring” as part of Terence Blanchard Presents: A Concert of American Music. $15 adults, $10 seniors/children.

  101. Festival Miami Presents In Its Fourth Week Jazz, Salsa, and a Children’s Concert

    News releases thumbnail

    October 22, 2012 – The University of Miami Frost School of Music is pleased to present the fourth week of Festival Miami 2012—Florida’s premier live music festival. Now…

  102. Now in Its Third Week, Florida’s Premier Live Music Festival Features a Wide Array of Performers

    News releases thumbnail

    October 15, 2012 – The University of Miami Frost School of Music is pleased to present the third week of Festival Miami 2012—Florida’s premier live music festival. Now…

  103. Festival Miami 2012 Celebrates Innovation with “Jazz And Beyond”

    News releases thumbnail

    October 08, 2012 – “Jazz and Beyond” concerts feature some of the world’s finest jazz musicians. On October 9, saxophonist Dave Liebman plays with the high-intensity Frost Concert Jazz Band...

  104. Festival Miami Continues Its Musically Diverse Showcase

    News releases thumbnail

    October 07, 2012 – The University of Miami Frost School of Music is pleased to present the second week of Festival Miami 2012—Florida’s premier live music festival. Now…

  105. ASPIRA of Florida Charter Schools and the Frost School to Deliver Free After-School Music Classes

    News releases thumbnail

    October 01, 2012 – ASPIRA of Florida Charter Schools, in collaboration with the Frost School of Music, announces free after school music classes.

  106. Frost School of Music Presents the 2012-2013 Stamps Family Distinguished Visitors Series

    News releases thumbnail

    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.

  107. Frost Professor Named Artistic Director for Florida International Piano Competition

    News releases thumbnail

    September 22, 2012 – The Florida International Piano Competition has appointed Frost School of Music Professor Santiago Rodriguez, as new artistic director.

  108. Festival Miami’s 29th Season Under Way

    News releases thumbnail

    September 21, 2012 – Florida’s Premier Music Festival Announces Concert Highlights for Fall 2012

  109. Frost School of Music Saxophonist Signs On as a Selmer Paris Artist

    News releases thumbnail

    September 21, 2012 – Frost School of Music classical saxophone student Esneider Valencia Hernandez, M.M. ‘10, has signed on as a Selmer Paris Artist.

  110. Frost Student Receives Fulbright Study Grant

    News releases thumbnail

    September 18, 2012 – Justin Pressman, B.M. ‘12, was awarded a Fulbright grant to study opera and orchestral conducting in Russia at Rimsky-Korsakov St. Petersburg State Conservatory.

  111. Frost School of Music Choral Studies Program Announces its 2012-2013 season

    News releases thumbnail

    September 12, 2012 – The Frost School of Music Choral Studies Program will open its 2012–2013 season with an eclectic celebration of “popular” music from the last seven hundred years.

  112. Frost School of Music Expands Frost Website

    News releases thumbnail

    September 12, 2012 – Frost School of Music now hosts program websites for Choir, Frost Band of the Hour, and the Strings Program.

  113. Chris Boardman Named Director of Media Writing and Production at the Frost School of Music

    News releases thumbnail

    September 11, 2012 – The University of Miami Frost School of Music announces the appointment of multiple Emmy award winning composer Chris Boardman as the new director of the Media Writing and Production Program at the Frost School of Music.

  114. Frost Band of the Hour Announces 2012-2013 Performance Schedule

    News releases thumbnail

    September 02, 2012 – The Frost Band of the Hour, under the direction of Associate Director of Bands Dr. Thomas Keck, announces its performance schedule for the 2012-2013 season.

  115. Frost Music Engineering Student and Alumnus Claim Two AES Foundation Awards

    News releases thumbnail

    August 31, 2012 – Frost School of Music students from the Music Engineering program claimed two of the nine Audio Engineering Society Foundation Awards for 2012.

  116. New Choral Music Education Faculty Joins UM Frost School of Music

    News releases thumbnail

    August 30, 2012 – Corin Overland has been appointed as Lecturer in Music Education, a new position at the Frost School of Music. Overland will teach courses in choral conducting, choral literature and secondary choral methods.

  117. Alan Johnson Receives 2012 Phillip Frost Award for Excellence in Teaching and Scholarship

    News releases thumbnail

    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.

  118. Frank Cooper Presents Fall Lecture Series ‘Music in Life—Life in Music’

    News releases thumbnail

    August 13, 2012 – Research Professor of Musicology Frank Cooper presents a special non-credit course this fall entitled "Music in Life – Life in Music" focusing on the music history and its intrinsic value to human experience.

  119. New Funding Enhances Henry Mancini Institute at UM Frost School of Music

    News releases thumbnail

    August 02, 2012 – The Phillip and Patricia Frost School of Music has received a $500,000 pledge from Los Angeles-based music philanthropist Virginia “Ginny” Mancini to support the Artistic Director position of the Henry Mancini Institute at the Frost School of Music.

  120. Festival Miami 2012 Presents “Creative American Music”

    News releases thumbnail

    August 01, 2012 – “Creative American Music” highlights the many facets of contemporary music...

  121. Festival Miami 2012 Highlights Classical Music with “Great Performances”

    News releases thumbnail

    August 01, 2012 – “Great Performances” will focus on classical music at its finest. The festival opens on October 4 with distinguished master artist Leon Fleisher conducting the Frost Symphony Orchestra.....

  122. Festival Miami 2012 Blends Latin Fusion, Jazz and Jon Secada with “Music of the Americas”

    News releases thumbnail

    August 01, 2012 – “Music of the Americas” begins on October 5 and 6 with Nuevo Tango in Miami, a two-night tribute to the musical legacy of Argentine bandonéon artist and composer Astor Piazzolla (1921-1992)....

  123. Festival Miami Offers Early Bird Season Packages for the First Time

    News releases thumbnail

    August 01, 2012 – The University of Miami Frost School of Music announces Festival Miami Early Bird Season Packages for its upcoming season, October 2 through November 4,…

  124. Sam Pilafian to Join Frost Faculty in Fall 2012

    News releases thumbnail

    July 30, 2012 – Internationally renowned tuba artist Sam Pilafian joins the Frost School of Music faculty this fall. Versatile in both classical and jazz realms, Pilafian is widely recorded.

  125. Frost Summer Music Camp Celebrates $12,000 Grant Award

    News releases thumbnail

    July 27, 2012 – Grant from AT&T allows 24 young students to join Frost MusicTime Summer Camp.

  126. Beach High Principal Roseann Sidener Named Tops in State of Florida

    News releases thumbnail

    May 26, 2012 – Roseann Sidener (B.M. '78, M.M. '87), principal at Miami Beach Senior High, was named the 2012 Principal of the Year by the Florida Association of School Administrators. She earned bachelor and master's degrees from UM Frost.

  127. Score Magazine 2012 Published by UM Frost School of Music

    News releases thumbnail

    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.

  128. Pharrell Williams Records with Henry Mancini Institute Orchestra

    News releases thumbnail

    May 15, 2012 – Multi-Grammy Award winning music producer, singer, rapper and composer Pharrell Williams records new work for orchestra entitled 'i am Other' with Frost School's Henry Mancini Institute Orchestra.

  129. Frost School of Music Names Oustanding Seniors for Class of 2012

    News releases thumbnail

    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.

  130. University of Miami Commencement Ceremonies

    News releases thumbnail

    May 10, 2012 – The Frost School of Music congratulates the Class of 2012 as they commence from university life to their professional careers.

  131. Frost School Winners from DownBeat Magazine’s 35th Annual Student Awards

    News releases thumbnail

    April 26, 2012 – The University of Miami Frost School of Music announces its winners from DownBeat’s 35th Annual Student Music Awards including five by Jose Valentino Ruiz.

  132. Angelo Versace Wins 2012 Phillips Jazz Piano Competition

    News releases thumbnail

    April 19, 2012 – UM Frost School of Music graduate student Angelo Versace wins 2012 Phillips Jazz Piano Competition held in the Historic Saenger Theatre in downtown Pensacola, April 13, 2012.

  133. Chaplin’s ‘The Gold Rush’ to Screen with Live Music by UM Frost Students

    News releases thumbnail

    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.

  134. Frost Composition Student Premieres New Work with Musicians from The Cleveland Orchestra

    News releases thumbnail

    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.

  135. Frank Cooper Presents Spring Lecture Series ‘A Mighty Five’

    News releases thumbnail

    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.

  136. Grammy Foundation Funds a Study on Music’s Impact on Infants

    News releases thumbnail

    April 10, 2012 – The University of Miami Frost School of Music announces the GRAMMY Foundation has awarded the school $20,000 for scientific research on infant response to music.

  137. Rising Stars from Bruce Hornsby Creative American Music Program Perform Original Songs at The Stage

    News releases thumbnail

    April 04, 2012 – Students of the Bruce Hornsby Creative American Music Program will perform a selection of their original songs at The Stage, a popular coffe house-style venue located in the Miami Design District.

  138. Phyllis Bryn-Julson to Present Free Vocal Master Class at University of Miami Frost School of Music

    News releases thumbnail

    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.

  139. Frost Opera Theater Presents ‘The Marriage’ of Figaro April 19 to 22

    News releases thumbnail

    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

  140. Young South Florida Students Make Musical Debut at Arsht Center

    News releases thumbnail

    March 24, 2012 – Nine children from UM MusicTime program played their keyboards at the Adrienne Arsht Center on March 24, filling the lobby with beautiful music prior to a family concert presented by The Cleveland Orchestra.

  141. Grammy Winning Vocal Group TAKE 6 Performs with UM Frost School of Music’s Henry Mancini Institute

    News releases thumbnail

    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.

  142. An Evening with Dave Grusin and Conversation with Larry Rosen Airs on WLRN PBS TV

    News releases thumbnail

    March 22, 2012 – WLRN Channel 17 airs An Evening with Dave Grusin on March 24 2012 and interviews producer Larry Rosen about the dramatic changes in the South Florida music scene.

  143. University of Miami Frost School of Music Launches Momentum2 Campaign

    News releases thumbnail

    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.

  144. Conductor Giancarlo Guerrero and Cleveland Orchestra Musicians Coach at Frost School of Music

    News releases thumbnail

    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.

  145. Arturo Sandoval Donates to the Young Musicians’ Camp at UM Frost School of Music

    News releases thumbnail

    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

  146. UM Launches Momentum2: The Breakthrough Campaign for the University of Miami

    News releases thumbnail

    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.

  147. UM Frost Opera Theater Loosens Up for One Night of Party-Like Atmosphere

    News releases thumbnail

    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.

  148. UM Frost Music Engineering Alumnus Andrew Scheps Wins 2012 Album of Year Grammy Award

    News releases thumbnail

    February 13, 2012 – UM Frost music engineering alum Andrew Scheps, B.S. '88, wins Album of the Year Grammy Award for his work on "21" by singer Adele.

  149. 2012 Stamps Family Distinguished Visitor Craig Carothers Will Host a Free Lecture at Frost School

    News releases thumbnail

    February 07, 2012 – The University of Miami Frost School of Music presents singer-songwriter Craig Carothers, as part of the 2011-2012 Stamps Family Distinguished Visitors…

  150. Frost Opera Theater Receives Honorable Mention by South Florida Classical Review

    News releases thumbnail

    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.

  151. The University of Miami on Your iPhone, iPod touch, or iPad

    News releases thumbnail

    January 12, 2012 – University of Miami UMiamiMobile App now available for download on i-Phone and more!

  152. ‘An Evening with Dave Grusin’ Receives a Grammy Nomination

    News releases thumbnail

    December 02, 2011 – Program backed by UM Frost School of Music’s Henry Mancini Institute Orchestra receives Grammy Award nomination for Best Surround Sound Album.

  153. UM Frost School of Music and USC Thornton School of Music Launch Popular Music Collaborations Online

    News releases thumbnail

    December 01, 2011 – Students form bicoastal songwriting partnerships for a compelling experiment in expanding creative possibilities with the Internet.

  154. Frost School of Music Presents Winter Wonderful - A Benefit Event for Music Scholarships

    News releases thumbnail

    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.

  155. Shannon K. De L’Etoile Receives 2011 Phillip Frost Outstanding Teacher Award

    News releases thumbnail

    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.

  156. Shelly Berg Performs at Three All-Gershwin Concerts, and Country Music Association’s Award Show

    News releases thumbnail

    November 10, 2011 – Shelly Berg, dean of the Frost School of Music, performed this fall as a guest artist at four major music events including as piano soloist with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra in London.

  157. Ginny Mancini Receives 2011 Legacy Award from UM Frost School of Music

    News releases thumbnail

    November 04, 2011 – Born and raised in Los Angeles, Ginny Mancini enjoyed a flourishing singing career, performing with Mel Torme, the Mel-Tones and the Tex Beneke Orchestra before marrying composer/conductor Henry Mancini.

  158. William F. Lee III: Former Music School Dean Introduced Innovative Programs at UM

    News releases thumbnail

    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.

  159. Douglas J. Cuomo Named UM Frost Distinguished Alumnus for 2011

    News releases thumbnail

    October 21, 2011 – Highly acclaimed composer and 2011 UM Frost Distinguished Alumnus Douglas J. Cuomo is known for his original concert and theatrical works.

  160. Composer and Frost School of Music Professor Thomas Sleeper Premieres New Composition “Parallax”

    News releases thumbnail

    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.

  161. Frost School of Music Announces New Music Business & Entertainment Industries Lecturer

    News releases thumbnail

    October 04, 2011 – Music industry veteran John Redmond joins the faculty of the UM Frost School of Music as a Music Business & Entertainment Industries lecturer.

  162. Benny Golson Will Host Free Master Class as Part of the Stamps Family Distinguished Visitors Series

    News releases thumbnail

    October 03, 2011 – NEA Jazz Master Benny Golson will host a free master class on October 6, 2011 as part of the Stamps Family Distinguished Visitors Series at 4 p.m. in Clarke Recital Hall, UM Frost School of Music.

  163. 2011 Stamps Family Distinguished Visitor Gunther Schuller to Lecture at Frost School of Music

    News releases thumbnail

    September 23, 2011 – Music Legend Gunther Schuller Lectures as 2011 Stamps Family Distinguished Visitor at Frost School of Music on September 30, 2011.

  164. UM Frost School Announces 2011-2012 Stamps Family Distinguished Visitors Series

    News releases thumbnail

    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.

  165. Emmet Cohen Finalist in 2011 Thelonious Monk International Jazz Competition

    News releases thumbnail

    September 14, 2011 – Frost School of Music student Emmet Cohen was named "third place winner" in the finals of the 2011 Thelonious Monk International Jazz Competition.

  166. Dave Holland Annual Artist Residency to Commence Fall 2011 at Frost School of Music

    News releases thumbnail

    September 14, 2011 – Jazz legend Dave Holland will begin an annual artist residency at the Frost School of Music September 19 featuring masterclasses and workshops for students on improvisation, composition and performance.

  167. UM Ranked No. 38 in U.S. News “Best Colleges”

    News releases thumbnail

    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.

  168. Frost Opera Theater Announces 2011-2012 Season

    News releases thumbnail

    September 12, 2011 – The Frost Opera Theater at the University of Miami presents a new season of diverse and compelling opera productions.

  169. Festival Miami Continues Its Musical Journey with Exciting Live Music Concerts

    News releases thumbnail

    September 08, 2011 – Festival Miami 2011 features a diverse line up of live music concerts and masterclasses.

  170. Frost Professor Frank Cooper Presents The Gilded Era: Music and Arts in Europe and America 1890-1914

    News releases thumbnail

    September 08, 2011 – Professor Frank Cooper Offers Lecture Series, "The Gilded Era" exploring Music & Arts in Europe & America 1890-1914.

  171. New Research by Frost Professor Analyzes Demographic Profile of High School Music Ensemble Students

    News releases thumbnail

    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."

  172. Frost School of Music Announces Two New Jazz Faculty Appointments

    News releases thumbnail

    July 11, 2011 – Brian Lynch (trumpet) and Martin Bejerano (piano) join the jazz faculty of the University of Miami Frost School of Music.

  173. UM Frost School of Music Announces Two Music Education Faculty Appointments

    News releases thumbnail

    July 11, 2011 – Carlos Abril and Don D. Coffman join the Music Education faculty at the University of Miami Frost School of Music.

  174. Frost School of Music Announces New Director of Choral Studies

    News releases thumbnail

    July 11, 2011 – UM Frost School of Music Appoints Karen Kennedy as Associate Professor and Director of Choral Studies.

  175. The Young Musicians Camp Presents the Fifth Annual Simon Salz Memorial Concert

    News releases thumbnail

    June 27, 2011 – The Young Musicians Camp at the University of Miami Frost School of Music presents the Fifth Annual Simon Salz Memorial Concert. Featured musicians include vocalist Wendy Pedersen and veteran jazz artist Ira Sullivan.

  176. Stamps String Quartet in Residency with Juilliard String Quartet

    News releases thumbnail

    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

  177. Frost School of Music Announces Retirements of Dr. Joyce Jordan and Dr. Nicholas DeCarbo

    News releases thumbnail

    May 13, 2011 – Dr. Nicholas DeCarbo and Dr. Joyce Jordan retire from UM Frost School of Music after 29 years of distinguished teaching and service.

  178. UM Alumnus Joshua Henry Nominated for Tony Award “Best Actor in a Musical”

    News releases thumbnail

    May 04, 2011 – Joshua Henry (BM '06) nominated for 2011 Tony Award, Best Leading Actor in a Musical

  179. UM Frost Opera Theater Performs at Center for Contemporary Opera Gala, NYC

    News releases thumbnail

    May 04, 2011 – Frost Opera Theater Performs excerpts of Frankenstein for Center for Contemporary Opera Gala, NYC

  180. Frost School Winners from Downbeat Magazine’s 34th Annual Student Music Awards

    News releases thumbnail

    April 27, 2011 – The Frost School of Music Congratulates its 34th Annual Downbeat Awards Winners

  181. Dean Shelly Berg Receives Inside Out Award from UM Alumni Association

    News releases thumbnail

    April 18, 2011 – Dean Shelly Berg Receives UM Alumni Association's 2011 'Inside Out' Award for his support of the alumni association

  182. Henry Mancini Institute Orchestra featured in “Sounding Off for a Cure”

    News releases thumbnail

    April 15, 2011 – Henry Mancini Institute Orchestra was featured in "Sounding Off for a Cure" sponsored by Voices Against Brain Cancer

  183. An Evening with Dave Grusin airs on WPBT2

    News releases thumbnail

    April 12, 2011An Evening with Dave Grusin premieres Thursday, May 12, 8pm on WPBT2

  184. Emmet Cohen wins Phillips Jazz Piano Competition

    News releases thumbnail

    April 08, 2011 – Frost student Emmet Cohen wins Phillips Jazz PIano Competition.

  185. Serona Elton elected President of MEIEA

    News releases thumbnail

    April 06, 2011 – Music business faculty Serona Elton elected president of Music and Entertainment Industry Educator’s Association (MEIEA)

  186. Frost School of Music students organize “Japan Relief” benefit concert

    News releases thumbnail

    April 04, 2011 – Frost School of Music students, Corey Klein & Phoebe Lai, organize "Japan Relief"

  187. Cleveland Orchestra Clinicians Share Musical Insights with Frost School of Music Students

    News releases thumbnail

    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.

  188. UM Student-Run Record Label, ‘Cane Records Announces Latest Project

    News releases thumbnail

    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.

  189. Alumnus Joshua Henry presents “Broadway Unplugged”

    News releases thumbnail

    March 10, 2011 – Broadway talent, alumnus Joshua Henry returns to UM for an evening of theater songs and backstage stories.

  190. Terence Blanchard Named Artistic Director of the Henry Mancini Institute at UM Frost School of Music

    News releases thumbnail

    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.

  191. Frost Opera Theater Presents Benjamin Britten’s Comic Opera “Albert Herring”

    News releases thumbnail

    February 24, 2011 – Albert Herring March 3, 4, 5, and 6 at UM Gusman Concert Hall

  192. UM Frost School of Music Presents at Texas Music Educators Association

    News releases thumbnail

    February 24, 2011 – UM Frost School of Music Presents at Texas Music Educators Association

  193. HMI alumna Esperanza Spalding (‘01) Wins ‘Best New Artist’ Grammy

    News releases thumbnail

    February 21, 2011 – Henry Mancini Institute alumna Esperanza Spalding wins Grammy award for Best New Artist.

  194. Brandie Lane (BS, ‘06) Wins Grammy for Best Engineered Album - Classical

    News releases thumbnail

    February 14, 2011 – West Point Band Staff Sgt. Brandie Lane received a Grammy award for Best Engineered Album - Classical for the album Quincy Porter: Complete Viola Works,…

  195. Frost Extensions Performs at JEN Conference in New Orleans

    News releases thumbnail

    February 10, 2011 – Frost Extensions Performs at JEN Conference in New Orleans

  196. Three Frost Jazz Students Perform on The Jazz Cruise

    News releases thumbnail

    February 08, 2011 – The Emmet Cohen Trio, comprised of three jazz students from the Frost School of Music, performed on the 10th anniversary sailing of The Jazz Cruise.

  197. Mark O’Connor is Artist-in-Residence at UM Frost School of Music

    News releases thumbnail

    January 29, 2011 – Award-winning composer and violinist Mark O'Connor continues his artist-in-residence with four different weeks scheduled in Spring 2011 at UM Frost School of Music.

  198. Jon Secada interviewed on Brazilian television show at University of Miami Frost School of Music

    News releases thumbnail

    January 28, 2011 – Frost alumnus Jon Secada is interviewed on the University of Miami campus by Brazilian TV host Angelica Huck for an entertainment segment about his life and music career.

  199. UM Frost School of Music presents a String Quartet Celebration

    News releases thumbnail

    January 28, 2011 – Exceptional Frost student string quartets ranging from freshman to graduate performing artists will perform selected movements from works by Mendelssohn, Beethoven, Smetana, Shostakovitch, Rubenstein, Kreisler and more on January 28, 2011.

  200. The Frost Concert Jazz Band Performs at JEN Conference in New Orleans

    News releases thumbnail

    January 10, 2011 – The Frost Concert Jazz Band Performs at JEN Conference in New Orleans.

  201. UM Frost School to Present Two Panels at 2011 Global Business Forum

    News releases thumbnail

    January 03, 2011 – The Phillip and Patricia Frost School of Music will host two panels at the University of Miami's 2011 Global Business Forum on January 13 and 14, 2011.

  202. Frost School to host Conference of the Society for Electro-Acoustic Music on January 20-22, 2011

    News releases thumbnail

    December 11, 2010 – UM Frost School of Music to host the longest running electronic music festival in the country on January 20 - 22, 2011.

  203. Shelly Berg to Join Quincy Jones Musiq Consortium Board of Directors

    News releases thumbnail

    December 11, 2010 – Shelly Berg, pianist and dean of the UM Frost School of Music, tapped to join the board of the Quincy Jones Musiq Consortium, a network to encourage collaboration, shared services and advocacy while building community in Music Education.

  204. Frost School announces Spring 2010 Stamps Family Charitable Foundation Distinguished Visitors Series

    News releases thumbnail

    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

  205. Zoe Zenodi (DMA ‘10) to participate in conducting master class with Daniel Harding in Sweden

    News releases thumbnail

    December 03, 2010 – Pianist / orchestral conductor Zoe Zenodi (DMA 2010, Frost School of Music), was accepted out of an international field to participate in conductor Daniel…

  206. UM Frost School of Music’s Henry Mancini Institute will Increase Community Access to Musical Arts

    News releases thumbnail

    November 29, 2010 – John S. and James Knight Foundation and business leader Adrienne Arsht give generously to University of Miami Frost School of Music to increase community access to the arts

  207. Douglas J. Cuomo World Premiere at Carnegie Hall

    November 27, 2010 – UM Frost alumnus Douglas J. Cuomo premieres new work at Carnegie Hall's Znkel Hall on December 3, 2010

  208. Dr. Jennifer Higdon, Pulitzer Prize Winning Composer, Attends Rehearsal with the Frost Wind Ensemble

    News releases thumbnail

    November 18, 2010 – Dr. Jennifer Higdon, Pulitzer Prize Winning Composer, Attends Rehearsal with the Frost Wind Ensemble on November 18, 2010

  209. Frost composition faculty Lansing McLoskey receives accolades and awards for new works

    News releases thumbnail

    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…

  210. Mario Ortiz receives 2010 Latin Grammy nomination for recording in honor of his late father

    News releases thumbnail

    November 10, 2010 – Frost alumnus Mario Ortiz, (MM '95), received a 2010 Latin Grammy nomination for Best Salsa Album for an he made in honor of his late father, Mario Ortiz…

  211. Frost Opera Theater Goes Punk with The Beggar’s Opera and Hosts Wall to Wall Festival

    News releases thumbnail

    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.

  212. UM Frost School of Music Presents ‘LANZA!’

    News releases thumbnail

    October 25, 2010 – UM Frost School of Music students create musical from scratch, along with producer Phil Ramone

  213. Reserve Now for Winter Wonderful Frost School of Music Holiday Dinner

    News releases thumbnail

    October 24, 2010 – Frost School of Music will present Winter Wonderful, a holiday gala sparkling with treasured music and new memories, December 5, 2010.

  214. Arturo Sandoval Premieres Concierto de Miami by Frost Faculty Carlos Rivera

    News releases thumbnail

    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…

  215. Alumna Sandra Lopez honored with Distinguished Alumnae Award, Opening Night Gala, Festival of Miami.

    News releases thumbnail

    October 13, 2010 – Alumna Sandra Lopez honored with Distinguished Alumnae Award, Opening Night Gala, Festival of Miami.

  216. Frost School of Music Introduces “New Horizons” for Senior Adults

    News releases thumbnail

    October 13, 2010 – The Frost School of Music at the University of Miami has introduced a new program to the senior adult community of the greater Miami area, The New Horizons Music Program.

  217. UM MusicTime’s 6 & 7 year old Keyboard Class Selected to Perform in Downtown Disney

    News releases thumbnail

    October 12, 2010 – UM MusicTime’s 6 & 7 year old keyboard class has been selected to perform in Downtown Disney on Saturday, October 16, 2010 under the direction of Dr.…

  218. Festival Miami 2010 Celebrates Its 27th Season with Spectacular Musical Experiences

    News releases thumbnail

    October 05, 2010 – Festival Miami 2010 will present 20 outstanding concerts featuring notable guests artists from October 8, 2010 through October 30, 2010

Frost School of Music