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Coffin--James Arnold (Classes of 1952 and 1964; Music Faculty)

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1 UNI School of Music to induct first member into Jazz Hall of Fame during April 3 concert
Public Relations News Release 2008:418, p.1
3/24/2009 Jim Coffin, one of the founding fathers of the jazz program will be inducted during the Jazz Band One concert. In 2001, Coffin wrote, edited and helped to produce, "It Don't Mean a Thing (If it Ain't got that Swing): The First 50 Years of Jazz @ UNI."
2 UNI alumni receive Grammy nominations for jazz album
Northern Iowa Today 92:1, p.17
1/1/2008 Warren Hatfield and James Linahon receive Grammy nominations for "Smile" album; photo.
3 UNI alumni receive Grammy nominations for jazz album
Public Relations News Release 2007:311, p.1
11/28/2007 Biographical profiles of Warren Hatfield and Jeff Tower.
4 Sweet music
Northern Iowa Today 91:1, p.14
1/1/2007 Warren Hatfield, Jim Linahon, Jeff Tower, and Jim Coffin release CD tribute to Paul Desmond; photo.
5 UNI's Jazz Band One selected to perform at international jazz education conference
Northern Iowa Today 86:1, p.15
1/1/2002 Will perform at Long Beach; will also record; photo.
6 UNI jazz program to celebrate 50th anniversary with two-day blowout
Lippincott--Rustin A. (Student--2000-2001)
Campus News Network 11:14, p.1
2/6/2001 Alumni and former directors of the jazz band will attend.
7 UNI jazz program to celebrate 50th anniversary with two-day jazz blowout
Public Relations News Release 2000:222, p.1
1/31/2001 UNI will commemorate the first fifty years of jazz at UNI with a celebration named "It don't mean a thing if it ain't got that swing."
8 Yearlong celebration marks UNI's 125th anniversary
Northern Iowa Today 85:1, p.2
1/1/2001 A look at the important anniversaries and programs; UNI presidents comment on their achievements; photo.
9 The University of Northern Iowa Foundation launches a capital fund drive
Lang--William C. (Vice President; History Faculty)
A Century of Leadership and Service 2:0, p.463
7/1/1995 Detailed account of raising money for the Dome; controversy about funding the Dome before and instead of the fine arts auditorium; early events in the Dome; photo.
10 The UNI jazz program--a glowing, vibrant tradition of innovation
Northern Iowa Today 74:1, p.30
7/1/1990 History of jazz at UNI; alumni play at reunion; photo.
11 Fete marks 40 years of jazz at Northern Iowa
Northern Iowa Today 73:2, p.35
1/1/1990 Alumni will return for jazz remembrance; photo.
12 Jazz
Alumnus 65:4, p.4
12/1/1980 History and current situation of jazz at UNI; photo.
13 Three resign; totaled forty years service
Alumnus 57:3, p.17
9/1/1972 Professors Coffin and Anderson and architect Robert Porter move on to other positions.
14 Coffin to leave UNI
Northern Iowan 68:62, p.1
7/28/1972 Professor Coffin will work for Magnavox; photo.
15 From ballroom to concert hall; history of Jazz Band I
Northern Iowan 68:57, p.4
6/23/1972 Professor Coffin talks about history of the group on campus.
16 From the ballroom to the concert hall
Grimes--Vicki King (Public Relations Staff)
Alumnus 57:2, p.7
5/1/1972 History of jazz presentations at UNI; photo.
17 Coffin conducts . . . Jazz Band I
UNI Quarterly 3:3, p.164
4/1/1972 Brief look at the history of the band; a look at recent honors; Jim Coffin talks about the competition and plans for the future; photo.
18 Jazz Band triumphs a Elmhurst: D. C. is next; 'we were a gas!'
Taylor--George W.
Northern Iowan 68:43, p.1
3/24/1972 Wins big band competition; will play at Kennedy Center; photo.
19 Original jazz works to be performed at UNI
Public Relations News Release 1972:235, p.1
1/10/1972 The Jazz Band I and guest artist Dan Haerle will perform in Music Hall.
20 Tallcorn Jazz Festival for High School Bands at UNI Saturday
Public Relations News Release 1972:229, p.1
1/5/1972 The annual Tallcorn Jazz Festival will be held Jan. 8; schedule of events.
21 UNI "Sinfonian Dimensions in Jazz XXII" to Have Added Performance
Public Relations News Release 1972:228, p.1
1/4/1972 A extra performance of "Sinfonian Dimensions in Jazz XXII" has been scheduled for the UNI Auditorium on Jan. 6.
22 Local Student to Appear in UNI Jazz Program
Public Relations News Release 1972:226, p.1
1/3/1972 "Sinfoniam Dimensions in Jazz XXII" will be presented by the Jazz Band I in the Auditorium; list of Jazz Band members.
23 Jazz Band to ring in New Year
Northern Iowan 68:25, p.4
12/17/1971 Program for upcoming concert; description of recent activities.
24 "Sinfonian Dimensions in Jazz XXII" to Ring in New Year at UNI
Public Relations News Release 1972:212, p.1
12/16/1971 The annual event for the jazz band will be held Jan. 7 and 8 in the Auditorium.
25 Prospective Teacher Day to be Held at UNI
Public Relations News Release 1972:94, p.1
10/22/1971 1971 Prospective Teacher Day to be held Nov. 2 at UNI.
26 The case of the missing band
Northern Iowan 68:10, p.5
10/19/1971 Will not have Marching Band because there is no one to lead it.
27 Music fraternity to sponsor "Chase" concert
Northern Iowan 68:2, p.8
9/21/1971 Attempt to raise money for scholarship fund.
28 "Chase" to Perform at UNI Sept. 29
Public Relations News Release 1972:24, p.1
9/20/1971 The Beta Nu chapter of Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia is sponsoring the music group which will perform in the Men's Gym on Sept. 29.
29 Tallcorn Music Camp to Open at UNI Aug. 8
Public Relations News Release 1971:752, p.1
8/5/1971 The ninth annual UNI Tallcorn Music Camp opens to 70 Iowa high school students from Aug. 8-14; schedule of events; list of participants
30 Local Student(s) Honors at UNI Convocation
Public Relations News Release 1971:619, p.1
5/12/1971 692 students were honored for scholastic and extracurricular achievements on May 12 at the UNI All-University Honors Convocation; full list enclosed
31 700 UNI Students to be Honored at May 12 Convocation
Public Relations News Release 1971:591, p.1
5/3/1971 Convocation will take place May 12th in the Men's Gym.
32 700 to be honored at Convocation
Bernhard--Harold E. (Religion Faculty)
Northern Iowan 67:49, p.5
4/30/1971 Outline of Honors Convocation program.
33 UNI Jazz Band
Taylor--George W.
Northern Iowan 67:46, p.8
4/20/1971 Clark Terry and the UNI Jazz Band perform; photo.
34 Percussion ensemble to Ames symposium
Northern Iowan 67:45, p.6
4/16/1971 Will attend two day workshop.
35 Clark Terry to Perform With UNI Jazz Band April 15
Public Relations News Release 1971:527, p.1
4/12/1971 Will be a featured performance of the UNI Fine Arts Festival.
36 UNI Jazz Band to Play Two Iowa Concerts
Public Relations News Release 1971:506, p.1
4/5/1971 Jazz Band will play with Jazz trumpeter Clark Terry at UNI and in Grinnell; members
37 Joins UNI Jazz Band at Grinnell; Clark Terry
Northern Iowan 67:38, p.1
3/12/1971 Clark Terry will play with the band.
38 UNI Tallcorn Jazz Band Festival to be held Saturday
Public Relations News Release 1970:282, p.1
1/6/1971 Thirty-six high school jazz bands and seveb high school jazz combos from throughout Iowa will be on campus for the Tallcorn Jazz Band Festival on January 9.
39 UNI "Sinfonian Dimensions in Jazz XXII" to Have Added Performance
Public Relations News Release 1970:280, p.1
1/4/1971 Due to sold out shows, an extra performance of "Sinfonian Dimensions in Jazz XXII""will run on Jan. 6.
40 20th Annual 'Sinfonian Dimensions in Jazz" Concert to be Presented at UNI'
Public Relations News Release 1970:267, p.1
12/18/1970 The 20th annual "Sinfonian Dimensions in Jazz" concert will be held Friday and Saturday, Jan. 8-9 in the Auditorium.
41 Champion Percussionist to Conduct UNI Clinic
Public Relations News Release 1970:226, p.1
12/1/1970 Frank Arsenault will present his program in Room 60 of Music Hall.
42 UNI Symphony and Chorale to Give Concert
Public Relations News Release 1970:145, p.1
11/2/1970 Concert will be Nov. 8 in Music Hall.
43 1700 Expected to Attend Prospective Teacher Day at UNI
Public Relations News Release 1970:129, p.1
10/28/1970 Prospective Teacher Day is a state-wide program involving 20 Iowa colleges.
44 UNI Makes Temporary Change in Marching Band Staff
Public Relations News Release 1970:41, p.1
9/24/1970 Paul Brizzi has been named acting director of the Marching Band for the 1970 season.
45 Record Number of Candidates Scheduled to Receive Degrees at UNI Summer Commencement
Public Relations News Release 1969:713, p.1
7/28/1970 Over 500 students are expected to receive degrees at the 23rd annual UNI summer commencement, scheduled to be held at O. R. Latham Stadium, Friday, July 31 at 7:15 p.m.
46 Solo Ensemble Concert at UNI
Public Relations News Release 1969:715, p.1
7/28/1970 The UNI Music Department will present a solo ensemble recital at 7:30 p.m. July 28th.
47 Tallcorn Music Camp to Open at UNI July 26
Public Relations News Release 1969:710, p.1
7/24/1970 UNI Tallcorn Music Camp being held July 26 through August 1; list of activities
48 UNI Orchestra, Chorus, and Band to Perform
Public Relations News Release 1969:704, p.1
7/17/1970 A free, three-part concert is being held in Music Hall on Tuesday, July 21 at 8:15 p.m.
49 UNI Symphonic Band to give "premier" performance
Public Relations News Release 1969:584, p.1
5/7/1970 The concert will stress contemporary works for the wind band. The band toured Iowa high schools during February and gave a concert during the Tallcorn Band Conference.
50 675 UNI students to be honored at May14 convocation
Public Relations News Release 1969:580, p.1
5/6/1970 University Honors Convocation will be held in the Men's Gymnasium. Dan Oppleman will be the featured speaker. Wallace L. Anderson will preside.


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