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July 17, 2008

David Myers Named Director of the University of Minnesota School of Music

Dr. David Myers, currently professor in the School of Music at Georgia State University, Georgia, has been named director of the School of Music at the University of Minnesota.

Myers will become the School’s eleventh director. He succeeds Dr. Noel Zahler, who left the school in 2007 to become head of the School of Music at Carnegie Mellon University. Myers’s appointment becomes effective September 29, 2008.

For more information about Dr. David Myers, click here.

July 16, 2008

Violin professor Sally O'Reilly and Bravo! program students featured on Channel 5 KSTP

Check out violin professor Sally O'Reilly and Bravo! program students on Channel 5 KSTP's "'U' attracts musical talent through Bravo" online video.

For more information about the Bravo! program, visit its website.

July 3, 2008

Professor Young-Nam Kim's North Korean journey featured in The Pioneer Press & MinnPost

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Read about Violin Professor Young-Nam Kim's experience performing in North Korea in the Pyongyang Spring Arts Festival from April 10-18 in The Pioneer Press and on MinnPost.com. Kim performed Vivaldi's Four Seasons and a work for solo violin and orchestra by a North Korean composer with the Pyongyang National Conservatory Orchestra.