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  Juilliard School - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Juilliard School is a performing arts conservatory in New York City, informally but definitively identified as simply Juilliard, and most famous for its musically-trained alumni.
In 1920, the Juilliard Foundation was created, named after textile merchant Augustus Juilliard who bequeathed a substantial amount for the advancement of music in the United States.
Another aspect of the Juilliard School's legacy is the organization hire-juilliard-musicians.com.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Juilliard_School   (475 words)

  
 Juilliard Faculty Handbook - School Policies
Juilliard is proud to be identified in a faculty member’s bio or other factual information about the faculty or students, and encourages such visibility.
Juilliard is the recipient of federal grants to assist the School in the training of students for the performing arts.
Juilliard will also be required to notify any agency from which it is receiving a federal grant of this occurrence.
connect.juilliard.edu /fachandbook/html/facSchool.asp   (1168 words)

  
 Juilliard String Quartet Celebrate Its 50th Anniversary and 35th Year as Quartet in Residence at the Library of Congress   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-06)
The quartet was formed by Robert Mann in 1946, at the behest of the president of the Juilliard School, William Schuman, who envisioned the benefits of a resident quartet serving in both teaching and performing capacities.
The Juilliard String Quartet began the 1996/97 season with concerts at the New York's Lincoln Center, highlighted by an anniversary concert at the Juilliard Theater on Oct. 11, the exact date of the quartet's debut 50 years ago.
In addition to the Juilliard's Library of Congress concerts at the Kennedy Center on Oct. 16 and 17, additional engagements throughout the season include performances in Toronto, Minneapolis/St Paul (performing a new concerto for string quartet and orchestra with the Minnesota Orchestra), and in New York City (the cycle of Bart¢k quartets).
www.loc.gov /today/pr/1996/96-133.html   (1031 words)

  
 The Juilliard School   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-06)
In 1946, the name Juilliard School of Music became official and in 1951, its Dance Division, combining training in both contemporary and ballet technique, was established.
Juilliard moved to Lincoln Center as its academic constituent in 1968, with a commitment to provide arts education that reflected each of Lincoln Center's performing constituents.
Juilliard is a vital place, growing with and responding to the needs of a thriving cultural community in the U.S. and abroad, its student body drawn from 43 states and 43 foreign countries.
lincolncenter.org /residentcompany/juilliard.asp?...&version=&ws=&bc=99   (139 words)

  
 Library of Congress Marks 40th Anniversary of Juilliard String Quartet Residency in 2002-2003   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-06)
A special celebration of the Juilliard String Quartet's 40th anniversary as quartet-in-residence at the Library is a major focus of the next 12 months of programming by Concerts from the Library of Congress, beginning Dec. 18.
The Juilliard String Quartet's distinguished association with the Library of Congress began two years after its formation when its founding members-violinists Robert Mann and Robert Koff, violist Raphael Hillyer and cellist Arthur Winograd-gave the Juilliard's debut performance in the Library's Coolidge Auditorium on Dec. 10, 1948.
In 1962, the Juilliard succeeded the Budapest Quartet as resident quartet and has presented an annual series of concerts at the Library under the auspices of the Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation since that time.
www.loc.gov /today/pr/2002/02-169.html   (1333 words)

  
 Filipina wins Juilliard's full scholarship for dance - Jul. 10, 2004
Kendra Samson, 17, and a graduate of the Philippine High School for the Arts, is the first Filipina given a full scholarship to the Juilliard School of Dance, said Josephine Guillien, Dance department head of the Cultural Center of the Philippines.
Juilliard welcomes applications from qualified students from outside the United States.
Her application, the glowing recommendations from her teachers, plus the video impressed the Juilliard faculty pre-screening committee, she qualified for a personal audition.
www.inq7.net /nat/2004/jul/10/nat_8-1.htm   (458 words)

  
 American Masters . Juilliard | PBS | PBS
Born when a young country was first discovering that it might have a serious appetite for the arts, Juilliard grew up with both the country and its burgeoning cultural capital of New York to become an internationally recognized synonym for the pinnacle of artistic achievement.
Under its modern leader, Joseph W. Polisi, the ideals of artistic citizenship and advocacy have been added to Juilliard's repertoire, and you see those ideals being carried forward everywhere by the school's progeny, from the national educational mission of Wynton Marsalis to the remaking of Shakespearean theater under Michael Kahn's auspices in Washington.
Juilliard is, as you will see, an epic story, but a quintessentially American epic of perennial reinvention, with thrilling new chapters being added every day.
www.pbs.org /wnet/americanmasters/database/juilliard.html   (575 words)

  
 Juilliard strings practically sing - The Daily Texan - Entertainment   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-06)
An American institution, the Juilliard String Quartet has been in existence for more than 55 years and is dedicated to performing traditional compositions, as well as works by more contemporary composers like Bartok and visionary composer Elliott Carter.
Seeing these artists is always about interacting with an icon, a performer, but being engaged in the reproduction of classical music by a group of the Juilliard Quartet's caliber forces one to be introspective, to examine the music's value and implications in an arena devoid of audience interaction and star factor.
Being able to experience music on such a personal level made seeing the Juilliard String Quartet a thoroughly enjoyable evening, and it is a credit to the Performing Arts Center's vision and ability to attract such important artists for the UT community and Austin area.
www.dailytexanonline.com /news/2002/02/25/Entertainment/Juilliard.Strings.Practically.Sing-502952.shtml   (498 words)

  
 Juilliard String Quartet, (Biography)
The 1996/7 season was a milestone period for the Juilliard Quartet: it celebrated its 50th anniversary and marked a major change of personnel with the retirement from the group of founding member and first violinist Robert Mann.
As quartet-in-residence at New York City's Juilliard School, the Juilliard String Quartet is widely admired for its seminal influence on aspiring string instrumentalists from around the world.
In 1993 the Juilliard Quartet was awarded the "Preis der Deutschen Schallplattenkritik" (German Record Critics' Award) for Lifetime Achievement in the recording industry.
www.cs.rug.nl /users/peter/Muziek/Solisten/juilliard_bio.html   (1252 words)

  
 Juilliard String Quartet   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-06)
The Juilliard String Quartet first achieved public acclaim in the mid 1950s when it astounded the classical-music world with its performances of Bartók's string quartets.
The Juilliard Quartet understands these works and turns in performances that are strong on rhythm and energy, keeping the textures light and the musical argument moving forward.
These quartets are Juilliard specialties, and anyone wanting to hear this music played with a near ideal combination of virtuosity and humanity need look no further.
artistmusic.atticcreations.com /artists/j/juilliard_string_quartet.htm   (735 words)

  
 J@LC Newsflash - Juilliard Jazz Studies   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-06)
Juilliard President Joseph W. Polisi introduced the new Director of Juilliard Jazz Studies, clarinetist and saxophonist Victor Goines, at a press conference that took place on the stage of the Juilliard Theater this morning.
The creation of Juilliard Jazz Studies advances the inherent mission of Jazz at Lincoln Center, which, since it was founded in 1991, has been committed to promoting the appreciation and understanding of jazz through education, performance, and preservation.
Juilliard faculty members and the country's leading jazz educators have been an integral part of the process.
www.jazzatlincolncenter.org /jalc/news/archive/000426news.html   (2171 words)

  
 The Library for the Performing Arts Hosts The Juilliard School Centennial   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-06)
The Juilliard School commemorates its 100th birthday this year with a season-long celebration including world premiere performances of 47 music, dance, and drama commissions, orchestral tours of the Europe and the U.S., and the first-ever U.S. tours by Juilliard's drama and dance divisions.
Today's Juilliard continues to represent the finest in performing arts education, growing with and responding to the needs of a thriving cultural community in New York City, the U.S., and abroad, with more than 800 dance, drama, and music students drawn from 43 states and 43 foreign countries.
Juilliard alumni are working artists who carry with them the highest standards of the performing arts profession worldwide.
www.nypl.org /press/juilliard.cfm   (2466 words)

  
 Juilliard String Quartet Profile   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-06)
The Juilliard String Quartet is internationally renowned and admired for performances characterized by a clarity of structure, beauty of sound, purity of line and an extraordinary unanimity of purpose.
The Juilliards played the opening concert in the Seiji Ozawa Hall at Tanglewood, and are the lead-off artists in the recent 10th anniversary recording celebrating Ozawa Hall where they appear annually.
Celebrating his 36th season as violist of the Juilliard String Quartet and faculty member and chair of viola at the Juilliard School, he is also associated with the Marlboro Festival and Tanglewood.
www.colbertartists.com /ArtistBio.asp?ID=26   (1671 words)

  
 Dance Magazine: Harkarvy at Juilliard Loving the Work - Benjamin Harkarvy and the Julliard's dance division
The four-year bachelor of fine arts program at The Juilliard School offers students the opportunity to explore known repertory works and the chance to choreograph or have other students use them in their original works for student performances.
In this way, says Harkarvy, "Juilliard is the bridge from the studio to the stage." The guided rehearsal process allows students to develop roles over a longer time, which few professional companies have the luxury to afford.
And the fine Juilliard Orchestra is on hand to play for many of the sixteen student performances held during the academic year.
www.findarticles.com /p/articles/mi_m1083/is_7_74/ai_63257060   (1246 words)

  
 Interlochen, Juilliard faculty collaborate   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-06)
Over the next 3 years, The Juilliard School and Interlochen will embark on a cooperative venture that will bring Juilliard faculty to the Interlochen campus to provide a series of master classes in music, dance and theatre.
Pier, also a member of the Juilliard faculty since 1995, is a member of the Royal Danish Ballet and soloist with the Hamburg Ballet and the Jose Limon Company.
Additional Juilliard teachers for the 2003-04 Academy school year will be announced online at www.interlochen.org.
www.interlochen.org /news/nePRju.htm   (457 words)

  
 Saving for college tution cost calculator Juilliard School saving plan fund money free tution
Tuition costs at Juilliard School, as with the price of college elsewhere, are likely to increase every year.
When you find out Juilliard School's cost of tuition you can determine if your current savings plan is adequate, or whether you need to start saving more for college, and maybe start thinking of financial aid, Stafford loans, 529 plans, Coverdell ESA and other tuition financing options.
Based on this example, the total projected Juilliard School tuition payments are $153,394 over time, assuming a 5% annual increase.
swz.salary.com /collegetuitionplanner/layouthtmls/cltl_result_635.html   (306 words)

  
 American Masters . Juilliard . Filmmaker Interview | PBS
MC: I think the hardest part of this film was staying true to Juilliard and to the people past and present whom I came to love, and yet honor the drama and controversy that are important in a film.
Juilliard was suprisingly very open to stepping out from under its veil of mystery, blowing the roof off the so-called ivory tower and being clear about some of the harder elements of their story.
Every interview is from a Juilliard graduate or faculty member, every piece of music heard is from the Juilliard archives, or a live performance.
www.pbs.org /wnet/americanmasters/database/juilliard_interview.html   (2029 words)

  
 USATODAY.com - Friends, family gather at Juilliard for Reeve memorial   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-06)
Dana Reeve organized the memorial at Juilliard, where her husband studied drama in the early 1970s after graduating from upstate Cornell University.
The 52-year-old Reeve died Oct. 10 of complications from an infection caused by a bedsore.
He was still dealing with the horror of his injury six months later when he decided to use his celebrity to promote attention and funding for scientific study of disabilities like his and to lobby for looser restrictions on stem-cell research.
www.usatoday.com /news/nation/2004-10-30-reeve-memorial_x.htm   (761 words)

  
 New York Philharmonic musician and Juilliard teacher dies at 93 - Boston.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-06)
The Juilliard Journal added to the story by noting that Vacchiano's father, who spoke Italian, had wanted his son to try the "clarinetto," or clarinet.
He estimated that he taught 2,000 students over the course of 67 years, and there are probably "only a handful of trumpet players in any major orchestra who haven't taken a lesson from him," said his former student and friend, Lee Soper of Greenwich, Conn.
He retired from Juilliard in 2002 and was awarded an honorary doctorate a year later.
www.boston.com /news/education/k_12/articles/2005/09/22/new_york_philharmonic_musician_and_julliard_teacher_dies_at_93   (462 words)

  
 Encyclopedia: Juilliard School
Christopher Durang (born January 2, 1949) is a contemporary playwright, especially popular in the 1980s, known for works of outrageous and often absurd comedy.
Founding member and first violinist of the Juilliard String Quartet for 52 years, American Robert Mann (1920-) is also a composer, conductor and mentor to younger generations of string musicians.
Sharon Isbin (born 1956) is a classical guitarist and the founder of the Guitar Department at the Juilliard School (1989).
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Juilliard-School   (2502 words)

  
 Charity Navigator Rating - The Juilliard School
At the time The Juilliard School was founded in 1905 (as the Institute of Musical Art), the idea of establishing a music academy in America to rival the European conservatories was a novel one.
Since that time, the name Juilliard has become synonymous with the highest possible level of education in the arts, not just in music, but dance and drama, too.
The Juilliard Campus is an integral part of Lincoln Center, the performing arts capital of the country.
www.charitynavigator.org /index.cfm/bay/search.summary/orgid/3961.htm   (277 words)

  
 CBS News | The Sound Of Music | June 16, 2005 11:12:54
Their journey to Juilliard began when they were just 12 years old.
A 100 Saturdays at Juilliard made an enormous difference in the way they sounded.
It began just two years after he finished Juilliard, when he was 17.
www.cbsnews.com /stories/2005/06/15/60II/main702095.shtml   (645 words)

  
 Kennedy Center: Millennium Stage Artist Details for The Juilliard School
Juilliard became Lincoln Center's sole academic constituent 1968, adding a four-year drama program so as to reflect each of the Center's performing constituents, and officially changing its name to The Juilliard School.
In 2001, Juilliard broke new ground by opening its advanced program, the Juilliard Institute for Jazz Studies, which was joined in 2003 by the school's first undergraduate jazz musicians.
At Juilliard, violinist Amy Schroeder is a student of Sally Thomas; SoJin Kim studies with Naoko Tanaka; violist Gillian Gallagher works with Misha Amory and Heidi Castleman; and cellist Andrew Yee is a student of Fred Sherry.
www.kennedy-center.org /programs/millennium/artist_detail.cfm?artist_id=JULIARDSCH   (653 words)

  
 Jazz News: Juilliard Jazz Orchestra Highlights Big Band Innovation In "Stan: The Music Of Stan Kenton"
Clarinetist and saxophonist Victor L. Goines is Juilliard’s first Director of Jazz Studies, and conductor of the Juilliard Jazz Orchestra, an integral part of the new Juilliard Institute for Jazz Studies.
In 2001 Juilliard introduced jazz into its curriculum for the first time with the creation of the Juilliard Institute for Jazz Studies, a collaboration of Juilliard and Jazz at Lincoln Center.
In the fall of 2003, The Juilliard School inaugurates its bachelor of music degree in jazz studies as part of its undergraduate curriculum.
www.allaboutjazz.com /php/news.php?id=2378   (606 words)

  
 Juilliard School - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-06)
In 1920, the Juilliard Foundation (named after a textile merchant) was created; its purpose was "the advancement of music".
The foundation's own Juilliard Graduate School merged with the Institute of Musical Art in 1926.
The official website (http://www.juilliard.edu/) of the Juilliard School.
www.leessummit.us /project/wikipedia/index.php/The_Juilliard_School   (313 words)

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