UCF Music Department

Rupert & Drexler’s new release climbs jazz album charts

February 2017

photoThe latest album from UCF's esteemed jazz faculty has been well received following its release on January 6. Imagination, a live duo recording from Rupert & Drexler, debuted at #16 during its first week on the CMJ chart, made the Top 50 on the Roots Music Report, and landed on CMJ and JazzWeek’s ‘Most Added’ charts.

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Potter to sing opera in Lakeland

January 2017

photoThomas Potter, UCF voice teacher and opera director, will sing the lead baritone role of “Tonio” in Leoncavallo's famous opera Pagliacci (the clowns) with the Imperial Symphony Orchestra at the Branscomb Auditorium in Lakeland, FL on Saturday, January 21.

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Piano Professor Reviews Student Auditions in Beijing

January 2017

photoPiano professor Yun-Ling Hsu has been invited to review live piano auditions in Beijing, China in January.

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UCF Music professor Laszlo Marosi lauded

November 2016

photoLaszlo Marosi, associate professor at UCF, has been honored with several prestigious music awards from international organizations over the past year.

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García performs at International Flute Convention near Paris

October 2016

photoAssociate professor Nora Lee García recently performed at the 5th International Flute Convention hosted by the Maurice-Ravel Conservatory in Levallois, France.

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Welcome SPA Faculty Member: Si-Yan Darren Li

June 2016

photoThe UCF School of Performing Arts is pleased to welcome Assistant Professor Si-Yan Darren Li to the Music faculty. Li will be leading the cello studio at the university.

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Tremon Kizer Will Oversee UCF Athletic Bands

June 2016

photoAs the University of Central Florida's new Associate Director of Bands and Director of Athletic Bands, Tremon Kizer will oversee all aspects of the athletic band program and teach courses in music education.

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Music Professor Rupert Honored by UCF Board of Trustees

June 2016

photoMusic Professor Jeffrey Rupert has been honored as a "foremost scholar" by the UCF Board of Trustees and has been granted one of eight "Trustee Chair" awards.

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