MU at Kauffman
In late October, 45 MU students and faculty attended the Kansas City Symphony concert featuring Shostakovich's Violin Conceto No. 1 and Dvorak's Symphony No.
Dr. Minturn and Abby Rehard

with alum Abby Rehard

On October 18 in the Great Room of the Reynolds Alumni Center, Dr. Neil Minturn was awarded the 2017 Maxine Christopher Shutz Award for Distinguished Teaching.  As a required part of the award and celebration, Dr.
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University of Missouri School of Music Post-Doctoral Fellow in Composition Carolina Heredia is the winner of the 2017 MTNA/MMTA Composer Commission Competition.
Stoke and Dade receiving award
Last April, the School of Music was notified that our flute professor, Alice Dade, was one of two recipients of the Provost's Outstanding Junior Faculty Research & Creative Activity Award.  She was honored at a dinner October 24 hosted by Chan
1896 Cadet Band picture

Cadet Band on the steps of Jesse, Savitar 1896, University of Missouri

Music at MU Pre-1917
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Dr. Neil Minturn

Dr. Neil Minturn
Maxine Christopher Shutz Award and Lecture for Distinguished Teaching Award Recipient

MU School of Music faculty members, Dr. Neil Minturn and Prof. Alice Dade, were recently awarded prestigious teaching awards. 
Jeremiah Rittel & Dr. Crabb

Jeremiah Rittel & Dr. Crabb

Earlier this summer, Dr. Paul Crabb, Director of Choral Activities for the MU School of Music, traveled to the Conservatorio di Musica Domenico Cimarosa in Avellino, Italy for a unique and special project.
Jenna Braaksma, Madelyn Munsell, and Christine Seitz

Jenna Braaksma, Madelyn Munsell, and Christine Seitz at the conference competition

In January, 2017, we posted the an article about three of our students receiving first place in the MTNA West Central Division competition in Boulder, CO.


High School Events
MSHSAA State Music Festival - April 26-28, 2018, MU Campus MU Contact:  Brooke Danielsen, 573-882-3438,