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March 2016

(reprinted from the Democrat & Chronicle; part of the USA Today Network) It’s not every day that a composer uses the words “bawdy,” “raw” and “unrefined” to describe her work.
Grant Fonda, MM (2012) has spent the past couple of years writing for movies.  After recently graduating from USC's Scoring for Motion Picture and Television program, he has kept busy working in Los Angeles.
Opera
Please join the MU School of Music and the University Concert Series as we present The Marriage of Figaro with the Show-Me Opera and the University Philharmonic Orchestra next Friday and Saturday at 7:30 pm in the Missouri Theatre.  Sung in I

February 2016

William "Billy" Lackey
William Lackey leaving Mizzou New Music Initiative; Andrew Worden named interim managing director
Trey Makler and others at Sheldon premiere
Last Wednesday, February 24, MU School of Music senior composer Trey Makler had a piece premiered by St. Louis musicians Peter Henderson (piano) and Andrew Cuneo (bassoon) at the Sheldon Concert Hall in St.
Drei Bones
Dr. Timothy Howe has recently released a new recording of trombone trio music on Emeritus Records with the Drei Bones Trombone Trio.
Exit 128 at Oh My Ears Music Marathon
The MU student-led chamber orchestra that creatively calls themselves Exit 128 (think about I-70 for a minute!) recently went on tour to Phoenix, AZ to perform at the Oh My Ears New Music Marathon with stops in Boulder, CO and Norman, OK

January 2016

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