School of Music and Dance

Robert Bailey performing with Garth Brooks (Blues John Photography)
January 20

Friends in "O" Places: Robert Bailey on Garth Brooks and Animal House

Singer and UO alumnus details his career that featured Garth Brooks, Animal House, and more
Oregon Marching band and Dane Johnsen
January 20

Duck Tale: Ducks and Musicians Band Together to Beat Stanford

Remembering November 14, 2015, and an upset in Palo Alto set to an Oregon Marching Band soundtrack
Eight panels illustrating 'Mosaic' themes
December 1

OBF to stream new composition about COVID-19 heroes

'An American Mosaic' was created by Grammy-winning composer Richard Danielpour
The Duck in front of a fireplace
November 30

Fight the chill with some warming arts and entertainment

Neither the pandemic nor looming winter mean an end to cultural happenings
New York Polyphony recording session
November 19

Art meets technology in quartet's new take on early music

Group featuring UO's Craig Phillips reimagines ancient music using artificial intelligence
Opera singers wearing masks
October 30

Donor designs a mask that lets UO opera singers perform safely

Connie Kulick also donated masks to opera students, and more are on the way
Pianist Simone Dinnerstein
August 18

OBF commissions new work from Grammy-winning composer

Pianist Simone Dinnerstein will perform Richard Danielpour's 'An American Mosaic'
Lin-Manuel Miranda and cast
August 6

Streamed 'Hamilton' was great theater on the small screen

A Broadway play that 'captured lightning in a bottle' onstage also was a hit on television
Idit Shner and Bettina Cornwell
July 6

Two professors receive appointments as Knight Chairs

The recipients are marketing professor Bettina Cornwell and saxophone professor Idit Shner
Scene from 'The March'
June 29

Pandemic or no pandemic, there's still art to be found

Check out this month's rundown on music, art, museum shows, movies and more