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Concert celebrated University’s Centennial
Titled ”Founders Day: A Centennial Celebration,” this was also known as a ”Musical Spectrum” concert. It was presented at the Bushnell Memorial Hall, Hartford, Connecticut. The concert featured University ensembles: Brass Choir, Symphony Orchestra, Chamber Choir, Jazz Ensemble, Voices of Freedom Gospel Choir, Wind Ensemble, Concert Choir, UConn Brass Quintet, Music faculty piano trio, Dixieland Jazz Band, and Music faculty and student singers with the Symphony Orchestra. Conductors and individual soloists and ensemble members are listed in related images.
First Annual SFA Awards Convocation
April 21, 1981
First Annual SFA Awards Convocation held.
New electronic music studio opened
April 22, 1981
Department of Music opened its new electronic music studio.
Jorgensen Theatre renovation began
Renovations to the Harriet S. Jorgensen Theatre began in the summer of 1985.
David R. Kanter appointed Head, Department of Dramatic Arts
David R. Kanter was appointed Department of Dramatic Arts Head.