Six music students have formed a steel band ensmble. Several steel drum instruments were found in storage in the music department and refurbished by Assistant Professor of Percussion Justin Bunting, top left. Photo by Benjamin Krain.

UA Little Rock to hold Percussion Concert April 27

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock will host a Percussion Concert on Tuesday, April 27, featuring the UA Little Rock Percussion Ensemble and Steel Band. Continue reading “UA Little Rock to hold Percussion Concert April 27”

Dr. Linda Holzer

Holzer to give lecture on historic Arkansas composers through Celebrate! Maya Project

Dr. Linda Holzer, professor of music at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, will present a lecture-recital in honor of Arkansas composers Florence Price and William Grant Still. The free online presentation will begin at 6 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 1, via Zoom.

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UA Little Rock to host invitational choir event March 3

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock will host “Voces Omnes: A Collaborative Choral Concert” featuring choirs from UA Little Rock, local high schools, and special guest mirabai on Tuesday, March 3. Continue reading “UA Little Rock to host invitational choir event March 3”

Linda Holzer

Outstanding Women of UA Little Rock: Linda Holzer

In honor of Women’s History Month, UA Little Rock is featuring stories about the “Outstanding Women of UA Little Rock,” faculty, staff, students, and alumni who are serving as leaders and making a difference for the university and their communities.  

Dr. Linda Holzer, professor of music at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, is well known for her work advocating for the music of female composers.  Continue reading “Outstanding Women of UA Little Rock: Linda Holzer”

UALR sign at the entrance on S. University Dr near University Plaza on January 28, 2016.

Faculty recital to feature saxophonist Andy Wen, pianists Robert Boury and Leann Hatley

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock will host a faculty recital featuring associate professor Andy Wen on saxophone and recently retired music professor Robert Boury and guest pianist Leann Hatley on piano.  Continue reading “Faculty recital to feature saxophonist Andy Wen, pianists Robert Boury and Leann Hatley”