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Symphonic Band Open Rehearsal–guest conductor Carolyn Barber

Thursday, January 16, 2020
3:30 pm - 5:20 pm
Music Building (MB)
Room: 227
carolyn barber

Watch and listen to an open rehearsal with the Western University Symphonic Band as they work with guest conductor Carolyn A. Barber.

Carolyn A. Barber is the Ron and Carol Cope Professor of Music and Director of Bands in the University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s Glenn Korff School of Music. She earned a B.M. in horn performance at Northwestern University, an M.M. in horn performance from Yale University, and returned to Northwestern to earn her D.M. in conducting as a student of John P. Paynter and Victor Yampolsky.

Dr. Barber began her career as a lecturer and assistant to the dean of the Northwestern University School of Music. Her duties included teaching advanced conducting and directing the university’s Concert Band. Prior to her appointment at UNL, Dr. Barber also served as the director of bands at the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse. Apart from her conducting and teaching at UW-L, Dr. Barber served for five years as the principal horn of the La Crosse Symphony Orchestra.

Admission to this open rehearsal is free. All are welcome to attend.

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(This visit is generously supported by the Don Wright Faculty of Music Undergraduate Gift Fund.)

Rachel Condie

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