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1 Panther Portrait: CAB Concert
Northern Iowan 118:54, p.05
5/2/2022 Page of photos of students attending the concert and Jesse McCartney performing at the Gallagher Bluedorn Performing Arts Center (GBPAC); photos.
2 CAB brings Jesse McCartney back to UNI stage
Crow--Catherine (Student--2020)
Northern Iowan 118:53, p.04
4/28/2022 Campus Activities Board (CAB) is bringing back Jesse McCartney who performed at UNI in fall of 2017. This year Jesse McCartney will be performing and having a meet-and-greet in Gallagher Bluedorn Performing Arts Center (GBPAC).
3 U2 perform in the UNI - Dome
NI Archives
Northern Iowan 118:29, p.04
1/27/2022 Reprinted from a previous edition of the Northern Iowan, the article discusses U2's upcoming performance at the UNI-Dome. However, the editor's introduction notes that two days after the paper broke the original story, the performance was moved to Carver-Hawkeye instead of the UNI-Dome.
4 Willie's time has come
NI Archives
Northern Iowan 118:29, p.04
1/27/2022 Reprinted from the October 6, 1978 edition of the Northern Iowan, the article discusses Willie Nelson's upcoming performance at homecoming; photo.
5 'Who' takes Dome by storm
NI Archives
Northern Iowan 118:28, p.04
1/24/2022 Reprinted from the January 31, 1986 edition of the Northern Iowan, the article discusses the band The Who's performance at the UNI-Dome; photo.
6 UNI-Dome concerts
De Bruin--Karla (Class of 2022)
Northern Iowan 118:28, p.04
1/24/2022 In the 1970s and '80s, there were many well-known performers who came to the UNI Dome for concerts. Some included Alice Cooper, Chicago, the Grateful Dead, the Who, Fleetwood Mac, Dolly Parton, and the Rolling Stones; photo.
7 Panther Portrait: Sean Kingston Concert
Northern Iowan 118:25, p.04
11/29/2021 Sean Kingston performed at the Gallagher Bluedorn Performing Arts Center (GBPAC) on November 18; photos.
8 Maddie Poppe to perform drive-in concert
Qualley--Sarah (Student--2021)
Northern Iowan 117:50, p.04
4/15/2021 Maddie Poppe, American Idol winner and Iowa native, will be accompanied by Brad & Kate for a drive-in concert on April 30 at 7:00pm in the Industrial Technology Center (ITC) south parking lot. This event is hosted by the Campus Activities Board (CAB) in collaboration with the Gallagher Bluedorn Performing Arts Center (GBPAC). Tickets are exclusive to UNI students, but they can bring others with them in their cars; photo.
9 Maddie Poppe performing at UNI
Witherow--Anthony (Student--2020)
Northern Iowan 117:24, p.04
11/9/2020 Iowa singer Maddie Poppe will perform two Christmas shows at the Gallapher Bluedorn Performing Arts Center (GBPAC); photo.
10 WCF Symphony celebrates Beethoven with virtual concert
Lawrence--Kayla (Student--2020), Witherow--Anthony (Student--2020)
Northern Iowan 117:14, p.04
10/5/2020 The Waterloo-Cedar Falls Symphony performed their "Celebrating Beethoven" concert virtually complying with COVID-19 guidelines through Youtube, which resulted in a seamless concert with very professional sound.
11 Jazz combos present spring concert
Alldredge--Anna (Student--2019), Cummings--Gabriella (Class of 2021)
Northern Iowan 116:39, p.01
2/27/2020 The UNI Jazz combo groups performed a spring concert in Russell Hall's Bengtson Auditorium on February 25. The concert was organized by School of Music professor Chriz Merz and graduate school conductors. The Isaac Schwarts combo performance included a piece written by member Andrew Piper. The Max McBride combo, Roomba Cats, and Flat Earth combo also performed; photos.
12 Unash presents senior bassoon Recital in GBPAC
Witherow--Anthony (Student--2020), Leitner--Gabrielle (Class of 2020)
Northern Iowan 116:37, p.04
2/20/2020 Student Aaron Unash performed his senior bassoon recital, accompanied by faculty artist Robin Guy, in Davis Hall of the Gallagher Bluedorn Performing Arts Center (GBPAC) on February 17; photo.
13 UNI to Host Tallcorn Jazz Festival
Weber--Colby (Class of 2020)
Northern Iowan 116:37, p.01
2/20/2020 The 65th Tallcorn Jazz Festival, hosted by Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia, will be held February 20-21. Over 60 high school jazz bands will compete to earn a spot in the Iowa Jazz Championships. The UNI Jazz Bands One and Two and guest artist Myra Melford will also perform; photo.
14 Northern Iowa Bach Cantata Series performs
Legaspi--Sofia (Class of 2020)
Northern Iowan 116:36, p.05
2/17/2020 Several divisions of the UNI School of Music collaborated to perform as part of the Northern Iowa Bach Cantana series in the McElroy Lobby of the Gallagher Bluedorn Performing Arts Center (GBPAC) on February 15. Professor John Wiles addressed the crowd, and the performance featured soloists Madeleine Hartleip, Lauren Leman, Tim Steele, and Randy Everding; photo.
15 A very happy jazz performance
Legaspi--Sofia (Class of 2020), Cummings--Gabriella (Class of 2021)
Northern Iowan 116:30, p.04
1/27/2020 Christopher's Very Happy Band (CVH.B) preformed in Russell Hall's Bengtson Auditorium on January 24. The concert featured jazz compositions from their second album. CVH.B's band members include UNI faculty members Christopher Merz and Mike Conrad, as well as guest artists Drew Morton and Dave Tiede. UNI senior education major Dakota Anderson and UNI percussion instructor Matthew Andreini also performed; photos.
16 School of Music to perform Beethoven's 9th
Flanders--Anna (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 115:52, p.04
4/25/2019 Choral groups and orchestral groups within the School of Music have collaborated together to present Beethoven's Symphony No. 9 "Choral" in the Gallagher Bluedorn Performing Arts Center on April 28; photo.
17 wcfsymphony to present visual and aural experience
Kelsey--Elizabeth (Class of 2021)
Northern Iowan 115:43, p.01
3/14/2019 The Waterloo-Cedar Falls Symphony will perform the concert "To the New World," featuring the music of Antonin Dvorak, on April 13 in the Gallagher Bluedorn Performing Arts Center (GBPAC). The concert will focus on storytelling and incorporate visual art by former professor Gary Kelley; photo.
18 Concert features student compositions
Maas--Emma'le (Student--2019)
Northern Iowan 115:37, p.02
2/21/2019 The School of Music Jazz Combos Concert on February 19 in Bengston Auditorium featured the combos Combo 1, The Enablers, Uncharted, and Night Mayor. Student composers included Andrew Wiele and Isaac Schwartz. Coaches included Michael Conrad, Robert Dunn, Isaac Schwartz, and Christopher Merz.
19 CAB concert sparks controversy
Hauer--Sydney (Class of 2019)
Northern Iowan 115:35, p.01
2/14/2019 Due to security risks that the administration kept confidential, a February 16 concert by rap artist Waka Flocka Flame had its venue and ticket sales changed. Student and student organizations commented on the changes as racial bias, and university president Mark Nook responded about the lack of transparency and decision-making; photo.
20 'Idol' winner Maddie Poppe to sing 'for the kids'
Weber--Colby (Class of 2020)
Northern Iowan 115:25, p.01
11/29/2018 American Idol winner Maddie Poppe, an Iowa native, will perform at the Gallagher Bluedorn Performing Arts Center (GBPAC) on December 6. Concert proceeds will go to the University of Iowa Stead Family Children's Hospital; photo.
21 Panther Portrait: Shannon Jones
Legaspi--Sofia (Class of 2020)
Northern Iowan 115:25, p.04
11/29/2018 Shannon Jones performed in for Maucker Union Live on November 27; photos.
22 Music class performs as 'The Mod Squad"
Legaspi--Sofia (Class of 2020)
Northern Iowan 115:24, p.05
11/15/2018 A six student band, 'The Mod Squad,' performed in Maucker Union as part the class "Modern band and Creative Music Making"; photos.
23 Concert to celebrate end of WWI
Flanders--Anna (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 115:22, p.04
11/8/2018 The School of Music will present 'ARMISTICE' in honor of the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I. The Varsity Men's Glee Club and the Wind Ensemble will perform in the Gallagher Bluedorn Performing Arts Center on November 11; photo.
24 From football field to stage at 'PMB Live!'
Flanders--Anna (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 115:21, p.05
11/5/2018 The Panther Marching Band will play in the Gallagher Bluedorn Performing Arts Center (GBPAC) with the West Waterloo Marching Band opening for them on November 7; photo.
25 CAB presents Midwest Dueling Pianos
Byrnes--Alanna (Student--2018), Anderson--Kati (Student--2018)
Northern Iowan 115:19, p.01
10/29/2018 Hosted by the Campus Activities Board (CAB), Midwest Dueling Pianos performed on October 24 in the Maucker Union Ballroom; photos.
26 Piano tech returns to music performance
Flanders--Anna (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 115:4, p.04
9/6/2018 The faculty-staff recital "The Other Other Operation" will take place in Davis Hall on September 7. Musicians include David Dunn, Chris Merz, Bob Dunn, Josh Hakanson, Matt Andreini, and Ryan Frost; photos.
27 SingPins serenade, perform on campus
Mazzarella--Allison (Student--2017), Leitner--Gabrielle (Class of 2020)
Northern Iowan 114:18, p.01
10/26/2017 The SingPins is an acapella group of Varsity Men's Glee Club. Formerly the Camrata group, they transitioned from choral to pop music and became the SingPins. They performed in Schindler Hall on October 20 and Maucker Union on October 24; photos.
28 Jesse McCartney: Still an heart-throb
Welsch--Shelby (Student--2015)
Northern Iowan 114:17, p.04
10/23/2017 The Campus Activities Board (CAB) brough Jesse McCartney to the Maucker Union ballroom for a concert on October 21. Welsch reviews the concert, giving it an overall favorable view despite the long wait and mediocre opening band; photo.
29 Fondo Fest features Handpicked band
Hauer--Sydney (Class of 2019), Frasher--Iris (Class of 2017)
Northern Iowan 114:1, p.01
8/24/2017 The Gallagher Bluedorn Handpicked series at Gran Fondo Fest on Main Street in Cedar Falls featured the indie rock band Wilderado and other entertainment; photos.
30 Christmas carols for a cause
Wolfe--Parker Joseph (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 111:25, p.4
12/4/2014 A Christmas concert was held in the Gallagher-Bluedorn to help raise money for the Cedar Valley Boys and Girls Club; photo.
31 UNI New Horizons Band to present winter concert
Public Relations News Release 2014:138, p.1
12/4/2014 UNI's New Horizons Band will perform a winter concert December 15, in the Great Hall of Gallagher Bluedorn. A reception will be held in the lobby following the concert, admission is free to this event.
32 Mavis Staples and the Blind Boys of Alabama to perform at UNI's Gallagher Bluedorn
Public Relations News Release 2014:129, p.1
11/21/2014 December 12, Mavis Staples will perform a holiday concert with the Blind Boys of Alabama. Ticket prices range from $35 to $50, and can be purchased at any UNItix location. For more information, contact Blake Argotsinger.
33 GBPAC concert for PMB
Jamtgaard--Katherine A (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 111:24, p.1
11/20/2014 UNI Panther Marching Band held an indoor concert on stage for fans to attend, this was the first time a live on stage concert has been done by the Marching Band; photo.
34 "One Tree Hill" actor serenades campus
Northern Iowan 111:23, p.4
11/17/2014 Campus Activities Board hosted Tyler Hilton, an actor and musician from a popular television show; photo.
35 UNI's ARTeach program presents 'Art After Work' concert series
Public Relations News Release 2014:66, p.1
9/30/2014 UNI's ARTeach program will launch a second session of the "Art After Work" concert series, titled "Culture Builds Community". Concerts will be October until December, admission is free.
36 Pentatonix brings pop a capella sound to Gallagher Bluedorn October 2
Public Relations News Release 2014:20, p.1
8/20/2014 Pentatonix, winners of season three of NBC's "The Sing-Off", will perform at UNI's Gallagher Bluedorn Performing Arts Center (GBPAC) on October 2. Students tickets go on sale September 3, and public tickets go on sale September 10.
37 UNI Jazz Band One to perform at Englert Theatre
Public Relations News Release 2013:216, p.1
3/25/2014 The University of Northern Iowa Jazz Band One will perform at the Englert Theatre in Iowa City. Jazz Band One is the School of Music's premiere performing group. The ensemble has received numerous awards, and is one of the longest running jazz programs.
38 UNI School of Music Spotlight Series presents Chimes of Christmas
Public Relations News Release 2013:132, p.1
11/25/2013 UNI School of Music will present its annual Chimes of Christmas concert as a part of the UNI School of Music Spotlight Series. The concert will feature performances by the UNI Singers, UNI Concert Chorale, UNI Women's Chorus and UNI Cantorei.
39 Popular bands rock out with UNI crowd
Keiser--Erin Rose (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 110:24, p.1
11/19/2013 The Campus Activity Board hosted a concert featuring Parachute, The Plain White T's, and Tommy and the High Pilots. Many students enjoyed the concert and felt the bands performed well; photo.
40 GBPAC hosts country legend Willie Nelson
Palandech--Luke Justin (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 109:49, p.6
4/16/2013 Willie Nelson performed for a sold out crowd at the GBPAC. He played many old favorites and a few new songs as well.
41 UNI Suzuki School to present youth orchestra concert
Public Relations News Release 2012:230, p.1
3/5/2013 The Northern Iowa Youth Orchestra will present a concert at the Cedar Heights Presbyterian Church. Members of the orchestra are from local high schools and Claudia Restrepo is the director of the group.
42 UNI to host concert in recognition of Americans facing prejudice
Public Relations News Release 2012:204, p.1
3/1/2013 UNI will present a concert in recognition of Americans who have faced prejudice entitled, "What Happens to a Dream Deferred". It will be held in the GBPAC.
43 UNI singers strive for vocal excellence
Palandech--Luke Justin (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 109:31, p.6
2/1/2013 Several students discuss how they feel about being part of the UNI Singers. Previous experience in choir and musical literacy are a plus in making the group.
44 Slimbeast Productions brings their first show to the Hub
Tjossem--Kirsten Ruth (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 109:26, p.6
12/4/2012 UNI alumni Julie and Andrew Thoreen's Slimbeast Productions company is hosting first concert of new series at The Hub in Cedar Falls. Bands will include The Daredevil Christopher Wright, Har-di-Har, and Brooks Strause and the Gory Details; photo.
45 Discounted Meat Loaf tickets now available
Public Relations News Release 2012:111, p.1
10/18/2012 Meat Loaf concert offering discounted tickets for upcoming performance as part of Mad Mad World Tour.
46 Scholarship benefit concert held for UNI School of Music
Afzal--Fariha (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 109:11, p.4
10/2/2012 Thirty-first annual scholarship benefit concert was deemed a success. Various UNI ensembles and faculty performed to raise money.
47 UNI faculty and guest musicians perform jazz concert in Russell Hall
Belknap--Anna Kate (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 109:5, p.7
9/11/2012 Robert Washut hosted a concert featuring jazz artists from the university and several guest artists from the surrounding area. A variety of jazz styles were performed.
48 Mac Miller concert moved
Belknap--Anna Kate (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 109:3, p.5
8/31/2012 Originally scheduled to perform at the McLeod Center, Miller will now present his concert at the McElroy Auditorium Outdoor Stage in Waterloo. Tickets to the McLeod concert will be refunded in full.
49 UNI professor to perform with Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Public Relations News Release 2012:11, p.1
7/26/2012 Sean Botkin, associate professor of piano, will perform with the orchestra in Highland Park, Illinois.
50 UNI School of Music celebrates 50 years at Russell Hall
Public Relations News Release 2011:305, p.1
5/4/2012 Russell Hall is still called "the music building", as it was called back in the 1960s. The first concert was held in the building in May of 1962.


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