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Two Music Department Graduates awarded Kennedy Center internships

November 3rd, 2009 · 2 Comments

We have received the following great news about two of our graduates–Monica Covitt, BA Education 2009, and Penelope Turgeon, DMA Performance 2009. Please see the two press releases, below. LOS ANGELES RESIDENT AND UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA LOS ANGELES GRADUATE MONICA COVITT SELECTED AS FALL 2009 INTERN AT THE KENNEDY CENTER WASHINGTON, D.C.- The John. F. […]

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Music Professor Gary Gray performs at the Music Teachers Association of California Convention 2008

August 14th, 2008 · No Comments

Clarinet Professor Gary Gray has let us know that on Monday, June 30th of this year, he was honored to be able to give a clarinet recital at the annual convention of the Music Teachers Association of California, held this year at the Marriott and Convention Center in Riverside, California. He performed works by Burgm?ller, […]

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UCLA’S Summer Chamber Music Institute–News and Photos–Part I

July 10th, 2008 · 3 Comments

We have heard from student Matt Sandler, who is this year’s official blographer for the Music Department’s Summer Chamber Music Institute for high school students. Here is what he has to say: “With the UCLA Summer Chamber Music Institute well on its way, this year?s participants have been on a whirlwind musical adventure thus far. […]

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The 2008 Claremont Clarinet Festival

June 25th, 2008 · No Comments

We have heard from Music Department professor Gary Gray that he was guest artist and faculty at Margaret Thornhill’s Claremont Clarinet Festival, which was held from June 9th – 15th at Pomona College. MM Student Tanitra Flenaugh from UCLA also participated. Gary Gray, left, with Margaret Thornhill, Director of the festival, and Michele Zukovsky, 1st […]

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Music Department Senate faculty on retreat–May’s Landing, March 2008

April 3rd, 2008 · 3 Comments

On March 14th, the Music Department’s Senate faculty had an all-day planning retreat at May’s Landing, the wonderful Malibu property left to the University by Genevieve and Philip May. The Mays purchased a cottage on the bluffs of Point Dume in 1959, when there were only 3 houses on the point. Today it is a […]

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