Posts tagged with: "FIU School of Music"

Music education students help teach third-grade music class at Carlos J. Finlay Elementary

Music education students help teach third-grade music class at Carlos J. Finlay Elementary

Since taking her first music class in elementary school, Natalie Lopez knew she wanted to teach music. Now a junior […]

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Editors’ Picks: Our 14 favorite stories of 2014

Editors’ Picks: Our 14 favorite stories of 2014

Fighting Ebola. A historic mission 63 feet beneath the sea with Fabien Cousteau. A resounding ‘yes’ from the community. FIU and its […]

We spot greatness in the making

We spot greatness in the making

FIU Magazine is all about recognizing and celebrating greatness, often before the rest of the world has a clue. Take […]

A master class in the messy art of modern architecture

A master class in the messy art of modern architecture

By Dan Grech MFA ‘12 The ambition of Associate Professor Eric Goldemberg’s Spring 2014 graduate-level architecture class was breathtaking. The […]

FIU alumnus composes film score for latest Liam Neeson film

FIU alumnus composes film score for latest Liam Neeson film

Have you ever thought about doing film music? FIU alumnus and award-winning music composer Carlos Rafael Rivera ’96 had always […]

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Miami Summer Music Festival attracts students from around the world

Miami Summer Music Festival attracts students from around the world

More than 150 students from leading music schools, universities and conservatories around the world will call FIU home, while they […]

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FIYou: Cathy Benedict

FIYou: Cathy Benedict

Name: Cathy Benedict Hometown: I grew up in Denver and taught music in Colorado then lived and taught music in New York […]

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The Exile Violin

The Exile Violin

By Dan Grech MFA ’12 The violin has been played, that much is clear. Its maple surface has the nicks […]

School of Music and The Johnny Mercer Foundation  join forces to enhance music education in Miami-Dade County

School of Music and The Johnny Mercer Foundation join forces to enhance music education in Miami-Dade County

  FIU has come together with The Johnny Mercer Foundation (JMF) to enrich music education in Miami-Dade County schools by […]

9 date ideas without leaving FIU

9 date ideas without leaving FIU

So Valentine’s Day is here and maybe that guy you’ve had a crush on in your English class finally asked […]

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TEDxFIU: Kev Marcus ’03 of Black Violin delivers talk on music that thinks outside the box

TEDxFIU: Kev Marcus ’03 of Black Violin delivers talk on music that thinks outside the box

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CARTA hosts concert benefiting student scholarships

CARTA hosts concert benefiting student scholarships

Florida International University’s College of Architecture + The Arts (CARTA) is hosting a Broadway Medley Benefit Concert. All proceeds from […]

Alumna in tight race for music-educator Grammy award

Alumna in tight race for music-educator Grammy award

When the Grammy Foundation in May whittled down more than 30,000 nominations—many of them multiples in support of the same […]

National Youth Orchestra of Uruguay to perform with FIU Symphony Orchestra Feb. 4

National Youth Orchestra of Uruguay to perform with FIU Symphony Orchestra Feb. 4

The National Youth Orchestra of Uruguay will perform alongside the FIU Symphony Orchestra Monday, Feb. 4, at 7:30 p.m., in […]

TEDxFIU in Review: Tony Succar adds a salsa spin to Michael Jackson classics

TEDxFIU in Review: Tony Succar adds a salsa spin to Michael Jackson classics

Michael Jackson’s musical legacy affected millions of listeners in his lifetime and beyond, but Tony Succar ’08, MA ’10 saw […]

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