blog posts Illinois Leadership Center Offers Two Free Seminars Oct 21, 2021 11:45 am0 views Online Integrity The Integrity program focuses on the skills necessary for interpersonal and organizational ethical leadership. Students who participate in Integrity are faced with ethical challenges and learn how to successfully navigate them. This i-Program will be completed online via Canvas and takes approximately six hours to complete. Students must complete all modules associated with the program to receive credit. Students can complete this training anywhere at any time before the completion due date. Key Dates for this i-Program: Registration Opens: October 25th Registration Closes: November 10th Modules Due: November 15thby 11:59pm In-Person Session: N/A Rolls-Royce Innovation The Rolls-Royce Innovation program focuses on skills related to innovation, creativity, and diversity of ideas in problem solving. Students who participate in Innovation will develop skills in these areas and also an understanding of their dominant problem-solving style and its impact on organizations and people. This i-Program is a six-hour seminar that take place fully in person, lunch is provided to participants. Students will participate in activities and discussion related to the i-Program with other students and facilitators. There are no modules to complete prior to this program. Students must attend the entirety of the in-person seminar to receive credit for the program. Key Dates for this i-Program: Registration Opens: November 1st Registration Closes: December 1st Modules Due: N/A In-Person Session: Saturday, December 4th from 10:00 AM -4:00 PM (Illini Union Ballroom A) To sign-up to participate and learn more information about these programs, please visit our website: http://leadership.illinois.edu/i-programs MPAL Fall Newsletter Oct 17, 2021 10:00 pm2 views The Music and Performing Arts Library Fall Newsletter is now available in IDEALS: http://hdl.handle.net/2142/111688 John Harbison Residency Next Week Oct 15, 2021 11:30 am49 views Join composer John Harbison for three special events as part of his Center for Advanced Studies MillerComm residency: Modern Orpheus and New SymphoniesTuesday, October 19th | 4:30pmKnight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum600 South Gregory, Urbana American composer John Harbison will speak about his work as composer, conductor, and scholar for the arts, including his influences from literature (in particular, the poetic responses to the Orpheus myth) and his work on the music of J. S. Bach. Illinois Modern Ensemble - The Chamber Music of John Harbison Wednesday, October 20th | 7:30pmFoellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center Faculty performers join with members of IME to present four of Harbison's chamber pieces. UI Symphony Orchestra - American Legend Friday, October 22nd | 7:30pmFoellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center Harbison's Fifth Symphony, featuring baritone Nathan Gunn, mezzo-soprano Thereza Lituma and electric guitarist Guido Sánchez-Portuguez, is paired with Tchaikovsky's Fifth Symphony. Concerto Urbano - Nuns and Courtesans Oct 12, 2021 9:15 pm42 views Celebrating Baroque Arias, Duets, and Sonatas on Period Instruments. Concerto Urbano performs music by female composers of the Baroque. Charlotte Mattax Moersch, DirectorSunday, October 24th - 3:00pmSmith Memorial Room Student Composer Concert Oct 11, 2021 3:00 pm18 views Come hear new music by U of I composers! Monday, October 18, 7:30 pm in Smith Recital Hall. Sinfonia da Camera: Concert on Saturday, October 16, 2021 - Foellinger Great Hall Oct 7, 2021 10:00 am23 views Sinfonia da Camera will commence the evening with Elgar’s Cockaigne Overture, with its lively themes serving to musically portray Maestro Hobson’s English birthplace. He will then take the stage as both conductor and pianist for Rachmaninoff’s instantly recognizable and virtuosic Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini. Sinfonia will conclude the program with the iconic and crowd-pleasing, Beethoven's Symphony No. 5, a continuation of their multi-year Beethoven cycle. To purchase tickets, please visit www.sinfonia.illinois.edu/tickets Marine Band Announces Auditions Oct 1, 2021 9:00 am28 views "The President's Own" United States Marine Band has a number of upcoming auditions. Details about the application, audition and career information can be found online at www.marineband.marines.mil/Career-Info. Percussion: Nov. 8-9, 2021 Clarinet: Nov. 15-16, 2021 Flute: Jan. 10-11, 2022 Double Bass/Electric Bass: Jan. 17-18, 2022 For further information regarding this audition, please contact Marine Band Operations at 202-433-5714. Ticketing for Events at Krannert Center Sep 20, 2021 11:00 am38 views Tickets will be sold online only, not by phone or at the Ticket Office counter. Before the on-sale date, please visit Krannert Center’s online ticket office to ensure you have or can create an active account. If you have any questions or need assistance, please feel welcome to contact the Ticket Office at 217.333.6280 or email@example.com. The Ticket Office will continue to be staffed during performances. SHIELD Illinois is Hiring! Sep 14, 2021 11:30 am69 views SHIELD Illinois is hiring graduate and undergraduate seniors to serve in multiple roles in the SHIELD Illinois program. The Student Customer Sevice positions are remote positions. 10-20 hours per week, and pay $17.17 (undergrad) to $20/hr (grads). Apply here: https://bit.ly/3E5lTpY SHIELD Illinois is also hiring Test Site Assistant and Test Site Team Leaders with positions open in Chicagoland, C-U, Bloomington/Normal, Springfield, Carbondale, and East St. Louis/Edwardsville. Full and part-time positions available. To apply, send your resume to SHIELDILrecruiting@uillinois.edu. Morgan Usadel, Obituary & Memorial Service Sep 8, 2021 9:15 am83 views Morgan Usadel of Urbana was former manager of Figaro's Classical Records for Record Service and manager of Discount Records, both record stores in the University of Illinois' campustown. He also worked in the music department of Pages for All Ages in Savoy. Memorial for Morgan UsadelSATURDAY, OCTOBER 16, 2021 AT 4 PM CDT – 7 PM CDTCrystal Lake Park, Urbana CU Symphony Orchestra Auditions Aug 19, 2021 1:30 pm79 views The Champaign-Urbana Symphony Orchestra pleased to announce the 2021-2022 CUSO Auditions: September 7 and 22, 2021, 6-11 pmFaith United Methodist Church1719 S Prospect Ave, Champaign, IL 61820 September 7, 6-11 pmViolin: Associate Concertmaster, Principal Second Violin (1 year), Section Violin, Substitute Bass: Principal Bass, Substitute Brass: Substitute September 22, 6-11 pmViola: Associate Principal Viola, Section Viola, Substitute Cello: Section Cello, Substitute Winds, Harp, and Keyboard: Substitute The audition packet with the application and repertoire is attached. Thank you! Job Posting – Music Student Bloggers, Application Still Open! Aug 16, 2021 11:45 am35 views The Music Admissions office is interested in hiring 6-10 student bloggers to write about their experience in the School of Music. This is an ideal job for students who enjoy story-telling, writing, and who want to help get the word out about why the School of Music is special. The position will pay $11/post for up to 3 posts a week, and will start in October. Bloggers can write/submit posts at any time that suits their schedule. To apply, please submit a short application: https://forms.illinois.edu/sec/302180110 Music and Performing Arts Library Fall Updates Aug 5, 2021 3:00 pm52 views Dear School of Music, I’m writing to share updates on the Music and Performing Arts Library for fall semester. First, some of you know that Diane Pye retired last spring and that Nancy Taylor retired at the end of June. Because we are not able to fill these positions immediately, this will have an impact on our hours and services. I hope that this will only be true for the fall semester and regret any inconvenience our shortened hours may cause you and your students. Fall Semester Hours Beginning Monday August 23rd Sunday 3-7pm Monday-Thursday 9am-7pm Friday 9am-5pm Saturday closed Job Posting: St. Matthew Lutheran Church (Urbana) seeks Choir Director Aug 2, 2021 9:45 am33 views St. Matthew Lutheran Church in Urbana is seeking to hire a Choir Director. This position is available starting in Fall 2021. Please contact Pastor Paul Chapman @ firstname.lastname@example.org or 217-367-1189 for further information.