Our collections will go to the Maverick Food Pantry, which helps students in need. If you would like more information on the Maverick Food Pantry or would like to donate, please check out their website. https://orgsync.com/72543/chapter
The UNO ACDA Student Chapter will be presenting their second program meeting, a lecture on Johannes Brahms and the German Requiem, on Wednesday, November 13th at 4:15 p.m. The lecture will be held in Strauss PAC 105 and will be led by Dr. Harden, Alison Buechler, and Jessica Rajewich.
You do not need to be a member of ACDA to attend this program meeting! Anyone and everyone is encouraged to attend, especially choir members who are participating in the Brahms Requiem performances with the Omaha Symphony.
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If you have any questions, please feel free to e-mail Vicki Olson (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Please join us for our first home concert of the season on Friday, October 18, 2013 at 7:00 p.m. in the Strauss PAC Recital Hall. It will feature the UNO Concert Choir, Chamber Choir, University Chorus, and the Omaha Academy Choir.
We are doing something special for this concert. If you bring a toy or money donation to the concert, y0u will gain free admittance! The toys go toward Ryder’s Toy Roundup, a local toy drive for Children’s Hospital. For more information on this toy drive, please visit From Ryder, With Love on Facebook or refer to our earlier post about the toy drive.
The UNO Choir Council will be hosting a bowling social for all choir members after our concert on Friday, October 18th. It will be held at Maplewood Lanes and will go from 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. Bowling is $10 per person, but heckling is free! Feel free to bring your friends and significant others along. Costumes are encouraged but not required. It’s going to be a lot of fun, and we hope to see you there!
Money will need to be turned in to Kaela Lynn by Thursday, October 17th.
Choir Council will be meeting at 11:00 on Friday, October 11th. Location is TBA. We are still looking for members! All general Choir Council meetings are open to all choir members. If you are interested or have any questions concerning Choir Council, please feel free to contact Alison Buechler (email@example.com), Whitney Nelson (firstname.lastname@example.org), or Kaela Lynn (email@example.com).
The UNO ACDA Student Chapter is proud to present their first program meeting of the 2013-2014 school year. Colin Brown will be joining us to discuss multicultural music. Join us for this discussion on Wednesday, October 16th, at 4:15 p.m. in Strauss PAC 105.
If you have any questions about this program, the UNO ACDA Student Chapter, or ACDA in general, please e-mail Vicki Olson at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We hope to see you at this exciting event!
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This year UNO Choirs is once again helping with Ryder’s Toy Roundup, a local toy drive for Children’s Hospital. UNO Choir students have been gathering toys for this, but our fans can help out as well! Bring a toy or money donation to our concert on October 18th, and you will gain free admittance to the concert. Help us give back to the community and make a sick child’s day brighter.
If you are interested in donating but aren’t able to come to our concert, we encourage you to visit http://www.facebook.com/fromryderwithlove. There you can find more information on how you can help.
To better assist you with decisions regarding donations, we offer these guidelines:
- All toys must be newly purchased in their original packing. Please do not gift wrap toys.
- No flowers or edibles.
- No stuffed toys made of small pellets or beads
- Avoid toys that can break easily & leave sharp edges (like glass/thin plastic).
- Avoid toys that promote violence (war weapons/violent video games).
- All craft materials should be non-toxic.
Choir Auditions will be held Thursday and Friday, August 22 & 23, 2013
Please check the UNO Department of Music website for the audition requirements. Here is a link for that site:
Please contact Shellie Harden after August 1 at email@example.com or 402-554-2177 if you have any questions or would like to schedule an audition.
Choral Mailing List: If you would like regular updates on our upcoming performances, you can join our mailing list. Simply email your contact information to Jessica Rajewich at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Music for Your Next Event: Are you in need of music for your next corporate, community, or holiday event? The UNO Chamber Choir regularly performs in and around Omaha, and we would love to sing for you. To request a performance at your next event, please contact Jessica Rajewich via email (email@example.com).
Holiday Community Outreach: The UNO Choirs participated in two holiday outreach projects as a way of saying “thank you” to the community that continues to support us. The choirs raised money for the US Marine Corps Reserve’s annual Toys for Tots campaign, and adopted a family for the holiday season through the Salvation Army raising money for groceries and gifts.
Shakespeare on the Green (June 20-23 & 27-30, July 2, 3 & July 5-7): Members of Madrigali et al. will be performing as part of the greenshow for the Nebraska Shakespeare Festival’s 26th anniversary season. Beautiful Elmwood Park is the setting for the full “Shakesperience” as Madrigali et al. performs the same madrigals that were sung in the Bard’s day. Music performances begin at 6:30pm each night. For more information about Shakespeare on the Green, click on the link above.