Posts tagged with: "FIU School of Music"

Son directs tribute to renowned Cuban music professor

Son directs tribute to renowned Cuban music professor

When Carlos Averhoff Jr. was only nine years old, he began playing music. His instrument of choice was the saxophone […]

FIU band marches onto beIN Sports Network

FIU band marches onto beIN Sports Network

Click the gray highlighted text to hear playable content. The sound of percussive beats pervades the air as drummers bang […]

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September 2017 in photos: Hurricane Irma, Costa Rican president visits

September 2017 in photos: Hurricane Irma, Costa Rican president visits

The month of September for FIU and much of South Florida can be summed up in two words: Hurricane Irma. […]

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Music grad awarded prestigious $100,000 fellowship at UCLA

Music grad awarded prestigious $100,000 fellowship at UCLA

By Michelle Vires Recent School of Music graduate Marcus Norris ’17 has been awarded the prestigious Eugene Cota-Robles Fellowship at UCLA. He will receive a […]

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Alumna appointed a Library of Congress librarian

Alumna appointed a Library of Congress librarian

  By Camila Fernandez Like many Cuban immigrants, music alumna Eva Reyes-Cisnero ’11 moved to South Florida with little resources and […]

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March 2017 in photos: Match Day, prosthetics and beating Miami

March 2017 in photos: Match Day, prosthetics and beating Miami

The madness of March has come to a close and we are one step closer to the end of the […]

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Alumnae vocalists return to campus for special Panther Alumni Week concert

Alumnae vocalists return to campus for special Panther Alumni Week concert

Sarah Payne ’14 and Laura Martinez Leon ’15 are living a dream many young opera singers only hope to experience. […]

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How a performing arts center transformed FIU

How a performing arts center transformed FIU

The Herbert and Nicole Wertheim Performing Arts Center in 2016 celebrated two decades of arts education and cultural programming. A […]

October 2016 in photos: Halloween, Homecoming, Shula Bowl

October 2016 in photos: Halloween, Homecoming, Shula Bowl

Happy Halloween, Panthers! October has been an eventful month for the FIU community between keeping a close eye on Hurricane Matthew, […]

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Interactive: The Herbert and Nicole Wertheim Performing Arts Center celebrates 20 years of creative excellence

Interactive: The Herbert and Nicole Wertheim Performing Arts Center celebrates 20 years of creative excellence

Use the toggle buttons on the timeline above to view highlights from the Wertheim’s history. This year, the Herbert and […]

Non-music majors make music at FIU, perform at festival

Non-music majors make music at FIU, perform at festival

Meghan Gonzalez fell in love with the violin when she was just eight years old. Since her early childhood days […]

Music festival to celebrate 20th anniversary of performing arts center

Music festival to celebrate 20th anniversary of performing arts center

Alumnus and internationally known Latin jazz sensation Tony Succar will take the stage along with international artist Jon Secada for a night of […]

University celebrates Shakespeare and Cervantes

University celebrates Shakespeare and Cervantes

“We know what we are, but know not what we may be.” –William Shakespeare, Hamlet William Shakespeare and Miguel de […]

The Amernet String Quartet poses in front of the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, D.C., where they performed on Nov. 23.

Amernet String Quartet leads inaugural year of the FIU Jewish music series

– By Michelle Vires FIU School of Music’s Ensemble-in-Residence, the Amernet String Quartet, is leading the inaugural year of the FIU […]

50@50: The crown jewel of the Wertheim Performing Arts Center

50@50: The crown jewel of the Wertheim Performing Arts Center

To celebrate the university’s 50th anniversary, FIU News is sharing 50 moments in FIU’s history as part of our “50@50″ series. […]

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