School of Music in the News

August 2016

ProMusic Arizona announced that NAU School of Music alumnus Arash Ertefai has been hired as Assistant Orchestra Conductor. [read more]

As part of the effort to transform Northern Arizona University into an All-Steinway School, Dr. Tom and Mrs. Lela Montfort recently donated a piano to NAU in honor of Helen Dowling Campbell, Lela’s grandmother. Read more. See video of 1995 performance in Old Main on the NAU Campus.

June 2016

Last month, Dr. Bruce Reiprich, Professor of Music, was honored by NAU with the Most Significant Artistic/Creative Work Award as part of the 2016 Research and Creative Activity Awards.

April 19, 2016

Hannis Brown (BA, 2003) Q2 team of 2+ at NYPR just won a Peabody Award for their podcast/interview series, "Meet the Composer.” Read more.

December 14, 2015

National Public Radio’s “The Takeaway with John Hockenberry” featured music alumnus Hannis Brown (BA, 2003) and his creative contributions to the holiday window displays at Barneys department story in New York City: