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  1. Alumnus Joshua Henry presents “Broadway Unplugged”

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

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

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    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.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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    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,…

  7. Frost Extensions Performs at JEN Conference in New Orleans

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

  8. Three Frost Jazz Students Perform on The Jazz Cruise

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    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.

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

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    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.

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

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    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.

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

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    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.

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

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

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

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    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.

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

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

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

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    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.

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

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    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

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

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    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…

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

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    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

  19. 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

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

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

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

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    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…

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

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    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…

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

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    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.

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

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

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

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

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

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    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…

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

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

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

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    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.

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

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    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.…

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

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

  31. Music Engineering Faculty Joe Abbati to Exhibit Interactive Artwork, October 9 - 22, 2010

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    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.

  32. Luciano Magnanini Receives 2010 Phillip Frost Award for Excellence in Teaching and Scholarship

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    September 27, 2010 – Professor Luciano Magnanini (bassoon) was awarded the 2010 Phillip Frost Award for Excellence in Teaching and Scholarship at a special ceremony at the Frost School of Music on August 18, 2010.

  33. Ralph Jackson, BMI Assistant VP, Classical Music Relations, Conducts Composition Workshop at Frost

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    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.

  34. Music for Young Minds

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    September 16, 2010 – Incorporating music into everyday learning activities, the Infant and Toddler Music Curriculum Project created by a Frost School faculty member is helping to improve developmental skills in children—and aiding the healing process of an injured child.

  35. Frost School of Music Flute Studio to Perform ‘Angels and Devils’

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    September 06, 2010 – Flute professor Trudy Kane to present an ambitious solo flute recital, capped with a rarely performed work for flute orchestra featuring Kane and students from the Frost Flute Studio.

  36. Frost composer Charles Mason Premieres ‘Alys Sound’

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    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.

  37. Frost School of Music Launches Newly Designed Website

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    July 13, 2010 – Frost School of Music updates its website after a year of collaboration between Frost faculty and UM's Division of Information Technology's Web Design and Development Group.

  38. New Recordings by Professor Thomas Sleeper

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    July 05, 2010 – Thomas Sleeper, composer, conductor, professor, and program director for orchestral activities at the Frost School of Music releases new CD.

  39. Grammy Award-Winner Jon Secada to Appear at UM

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    June 21, 2010 – Frost School of Music Young Musicians’ Camp Presents Grammy Award Winning Vocalist Jon Secada, with Frost School Dean Shelly Berg and Ira Sullivan.

  40. Henry Mancini Institute Orchestra and Comedian Robert Klein on HBO Television Special

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    June 12, 2010 – Comedian Robert Klein and HBO join forces with the dynamic Henry Mancini Institute Orchestra for comedy show, "Unfair and Unbalanced."

  41. Frost School of Music Hosts Grammy Career Day 2010 for 400 High School Students

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    May 21, 2010 – Dean Shelton G. Berg and music professors Shannon de L’Etoile and Rey Sanchez hosted Grammy Career Day 2010 at the Frost School of Music.

  42. Doctoral Music Student Anna Hersey Receives Fulbright Award

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    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.

  43. Frost Jazz Students Win DownBeat Magazine Student Music Awards

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    May 17, 2010 – University of Miami Frost School of Music ensembles and individual students won 12 awards in the 33rd Annual DownBeat Magazine Student Music Awards.

  44. Frost Supporters Isa and Marvin Leibowitz Honored by Art & Business Council of Miami

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    May 17, 2010 – The Art & Business Council of Miami hosted their "Serving the Arts" Luncheon and Frost supporters Marvin and Isa Leibowitz were among the honorees.

  45. University of Miami Announces Retirement of Jim Progris

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    May 14, 2010 – Music Business Professor Jim Progris Retires from UM Frost School of Music (May 2010).

  46. Outstanding Senior Awards Presented to Twelve Music Undergraduates

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    May 10, 2010 – Music students representing 12 program areas were awarded the 2010 Frost School of Music Outstanding Senior Award.

  47. Frost Flute Faculty and Students Present Sessions at 2010 Florida Flute Convention

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    April 19, 2010 – Flute professor Trudy Kane and Frost School of Music flute students performed and presented sessions at 2010 Florida Flute Convention

  48. Frost Music Engineering Research Lab Wins Three Awards in Research, Creativity and Innovation

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    April 12, 2010 – Frost Music Engineering students and faculty win three awards in the 2010 UM Citizens Board Research, Creativity, and Innovation Forum (RCIF).

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

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    April 09, 2010 – Eleven students and two faculty from the Frost School of Music were elected to Pi Kappa Lambda, the national music honor society.

  50. Alba Rosa Vietor Concert Series: Keys Through the Millennium

    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.

  51. Cleveland Orchestra Audition Workshop at UM Frost School of Music

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    March 23, 2010 – Cleveland Orchestra musicians Jeffrey Rathbun, Shachar Israel, and Saeran St. Christopher conducted mock auditions at the Frost School of Music.

  52. Frost School of Music to Host MEIEA Conference

    March 10, 2010 – The Frost School of Music will host the 2010 International Music and Entertainment Industry Educators Association (MEIEA) Conference on March 26- 27.

  53. Frost Students Premiere New Works with Members of Cleveland Orchestra and New World Symphony

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    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.

  54. Grammy-winning Composer and Violinist Mark O’Connor to Perform with Frost Students and Faculty

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    March 01, 2010 – Frost School of Music Artist-in-Residence Mark O'Connor will perform with Frost students and faculty at UM Gusman Concert Hall March 11-12, 2010

  55. World Renowned Soprano Renée Fleming to Give Benefit Master Class at the Frost School

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    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.

  56. UM Frost School of Music Lecturer and Researcher Dr. Joy Galliford Receives Prestigious Music Honor

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    January 20, 2010 – Frost School of Music Educator and UM Alumni Dr. Joy Galliford Named 2010 Florida College Music Educator of the Year

  57. Frost Wind Ensemble Releases ‘Reflections’ on Naxos Wind Band Classics Series

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    May 18, 2009 – University of Miami Frost Wind Ensemble releases new CD "Reflections" on the Naxos label.

  58. Unique Gift Creates Stamps Family Foundation Scholarship Fund at the Frost School of Music

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    May 04, 2009 – A unique gift from the Stamps Family Charitable Foundation will significantly enhance the undergraduate program at the Frost School of Music.

  59. Dean Shelton Berg honored by Miami for Jazz Appreciation Month

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    May 01, 2009 – Pianist Shelly Berg, dean of the University of Miami Frost School of Music, was honored by Miami Mayor Manny Diaz with a proclamation in celebration of Jazz Appreciation Month in April 2009.

  60. Music Visionary Phil Ramone to Conduct Master Class at UM Frost School of Music

    December 12, 2008 – UM Frost School of Music continues the Stamps Family Distinguished Visitors Series with a master class by Phil Ramone on February 19 at 7:30 p.m.

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