School of Music and Dance

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
Helmuth Rilling conducting 'Messiah' in 2009
June 22

Oregon Bach Festival airs greatest hits during pandemic pause

A special series of radio shows featuring past performances will air June 26-July 10
Stanislav Ioudenitch
May 28

UO student pianists get an audience with elite performers

With the world’s top pianists quarantined, Alexandre Dossin brought them in virtually
Crystal apple
May 12

Seven faculty members receive Distinguished Teaching Awards

Coronavirus won’t stand in the way of recognizing classroom excellence at the UO
Alexandre Dossin at piano
May 8

New high-tech piano connects UO players with the world

The state-of-the-art instrument puts the SOMD at the forefront of remote teaching
Orchestra performance
April 21

OBF and artistic director appointment postponed to 2021

The 50th anniversay season will be delayed until next year due to the pandemic
Lab glassware
April 20

The 2020 Faculty Research Awards go to 23 UO scholars

Awards go to 23 researchers and scholars in fields that span the university
Composer Harry Gregson-Williams
April 9

Virtual event offers a peek at movie composer’s home studio

Watch 'Behind the Score' with Harry Gregson-Williams live April 16 at 7 p.m.
Senjafuda panels
March 23

Sheltering in place? Art and culture are only a click away

The university offers a wealth of videos to entertain, educate and inspire