October 2016

Chanticleer poster

September 2016

Kai Manning headshot
After auditioning in March, senior vocal major Kai Manning, (BA '17), has been selected to sing the national anthem at the Kansas City Royals home baseball game Tuesday, Sept.
Dr. Peter Miyamoto and Ted Arthur in front of Memorial Union
Ted Arthur began his studies at MU in Fall 2004, double majoring in Journalism and Music.  Ted was an excellent student at MU where he developed both of his areas of expertise and learned so much from his instructors and fellow classmates. 
Amazon Cello Choir

front row:  Amazon Cello Choir

back row:  Jennifer Pilz, Executive Director of Missouri Partners of the Americas; Dr. Eli Lara, MU Assistant Professor of Cello; Ms. Eva Szekely, MU School of Music Director of International Programs, Professor of Violin; Dr. Aureo deFreitas, Director, Amazon Cello Choir; Dr. Linda Kruger, founding member of Brazilian string project

photos by Tina England


New Faculty Recital

(pictured, clockwise) Leigh Munoz, Julia Bentley, Phillip Sink and Wes Warnhoff, are featured in the 2016 New Faculty Recital on September 26, 2016 at 7:30 PM.

MU School of Music is proud to welcome several new faculty this school year.  Several of them will make their recital debut in a New Faculty Recital to be held Monday, September 26, 2016 (details located at end of article).  New faculty
Mary Kettlewell with Ann Harrell
top, Mary Kettlewell and Ann Harrell at NATS photo credit Dale H. Lloyd; middle, Mary Kettlewell in Marriage of Figaro, bottom, Patrick Graham in Marriage of Figaro

August 2016

Julia Bentley headshot
Mezzo-soprano Julia Bentley is honored to be the newest addition to the MU School of Music voice faculty.
Darry Dolezal and Eli Lara headshots
DOLEZAL RETIRES This past spring, Dary Dolezal announced his early retirement after teaching at MU and performing with the Esterhazy Quartet for 21 years.
Peter Lea headshot
The University of Missouri School of Music is happy to welcome Dr.