Dr. 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”

The Paul Brock Band features (L to R) Eimear Arkins, Paul Brock, Denis Carey, and Shane Farrell.

Chancellor’s Concert Series to feature Paul Brock Band

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock will host a concert by the Paul Brock Band on Wednesday, Oct. 24, as part of the Chancellor’s Concert Series.  Continue reading “Chancellor’s Concert Series to feature Paul Brock Band”

Recital to honor retiring UA Little Rock resident composer  

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock and the Department of Music will host “The Music of Robert Boury” on Sunday, Oct. 14, as a farewell recital to Dr. Boury, who will retire in December after 37 years of teaching music. Continue reading “Recital to honor retiring UA Little Rock resident composer  “

Students from the Newcastle University tour group play piano at the Bailey Center during their tour of the UA Little Rock campus. Photo by Lonnie Timmons III.

UA Little Rock selling musical instruments

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock is hosting a public sale of musical instruments from 2-5 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 25, in the galleries of the UA Little Rock Fine Arts Building.

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While visiting Slovenia, Linda Holzer is pictured with Ivanka Ponikvar and Mateja Juric from the U.S. Embassy in Slovenia; Helena Meško, the principal of the Maribor Conservatory; and Lidija Maletic, the head of the piano program.

Holzer performs works of great female American composers in Europe

A University of Arkansas at Little Rock pianist and professor traveled to Europe in May to share the works of some of the great female American composers of our time. Continue reading “Holzer performs works of great female American composers in Europe”

Cheryl Humphrey hands Match Game Host Alec Baldwin a sample of her Candy Butta lotion.

Humphrey wins $10,000 on ‘Match Game’

Cheryl Humphrey, a graduate student studying music education at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, won $10,000 on the fourth season premiere of the ABC game show “Match Game.”  Continue reading “Humphrey wins $10,000 on ‘Match Game’”