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September 29, 2008

Dean Sorenson featured on Jazz 88's Big Band Scene

Jazz 88's (KBEM 88.5 FM, Twin Cities) program Big Band Scene will feature U of M School of Music Director of Jazz Studies, Dean Sorenson, in conversation with host Jerry Swanberg on Monday, September 29th at 10 pm and on Sunday, October 5th at 7 pm. Listen online at the Jazz 88 website.

September 1, 2008

Douglas Geers' "Calling: An Opera of Forgiveness" opens September 12 in New York City

Read about composer/professor Douglas Geers' Calling: An Opera of Forgiveness in The New York Times and in Playbill. LaMaMa Experimental Theatre will premiere the 9/11-inspired work beginning September 12. For further information about the opera visit the La MaMa website. Audio credits for the clips featured with The New York Times article can be found at the Calling website.