Nebraska Wind Symphony performing Sunday at Strauss

The Nebraska Wind Symphony (NWS) is teaming up with Omaha's middle school "All Stars" and the Omaha Percussion Ensemble for their formal winter concert, "With Bells On!" Sunday, Feb. 12, at UNO's Strauss Performing Arts Center. The concert begins at 3 p.m. and will last about an hour and a half.


Jane Doe & the No-Names features UNO talent

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Skrillex sells out Sokol

Skrillex, who started out as the front man of post-hardcore California band From First to Last, rocked a sold out crowd July 14 at Sokol Auditorium, with an entirely different sound.


Beatlemania visits UNO

Curly head bouncing up and down, giant grin stretched across his face, fingers strumming the air, attentively mimicking his father's movements on stage, Ryan McGuigan's young son sat in the front row at "Yesterday and Today: The Interactive Beatles Experience" in the Strauss Performing Arts Center this past Saturday night. He embodied the soul of this intimate, personable show - family, friends, camaraderie, participation and pure fun.


“The Next Day” reminiscent of vintage David Bowie

The Thin White Duke is back.
After a ten year hiatus, David Bowie, aka Ziggy Stardust, Aladdin Sane and Major Tom, has returned with his latest studio album, "The Next Day," and it's as good as any that are, by now, considered his classic albums. Bowie's musical career spans nearly four decades, and for those of us who remember most of it, his latest offering is a welcome offering.


Faculty musicians perform

On Jan. 22, UNO held a concert featuring a faculty trio named I, the Siren. The ensemble consists of Shelby VanNordstrand (vocals), Darci Gamerl (oboe) and Stacie Haneline (piano). The trio had an amazing chemistry and played the music to its fullest.
 


Logic performs sold-out Baxter Arena show to crowd of 6,500

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Maha Music Festival Lineup Announced

Will Patterson A&E EDITOR The performer lineup for the 2017 Maha Music Festival was announced on Thursday, promising an impressive array of established and blossoming...