Music Department

Symphonic Band Performs at D-Day Ceremony in Normandy

Nebraska Wesleyan University’s Symphonic Band took a history lesson like no other they’ve taken.


NWU Music Student Named Finalist for National Anthem Competition

Nebraska Wesleyan University sophomore Laynee Woodward has been named a finalist in the competition to sing the National Anthem at the Cornhusker State Games opening ceremonies in July.

Lincoln Choirs to Participate in NWU Small Ensemble Music Festival

Nebraska Wesleyan University’s annual small ensemble festival, Cantare da Camera, will be held Saturday, April 14.


Nebraska Wesleyan to Perform Mozart's "The Magic Flute"

Nebraska Wesleyan University’s music students will perform Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s last opera, “The Magic Flute”.


Immersion Weekend Helps Choir Understand Music About Holocaust Victims

In his 37 years as choral director at Nebraska Wesleyan University, William Wyman has experienced countless special opportunities.


Choirs Combine For Sunday's Holly Jolly Christmas Performance

The Nebraska Wesleyan University Choir will join the Lincoln Choral Artists for a concert of seasonal music on Sunday, December 11.


University Choir to Perform With Munich Symphony

When Nebraska Wesleyan University Choir Director William Wyman received a call this summer inquiring if his vocalists could perform with the Munich Symphony, he — without hesitation — said, yes!


NWU Music Students Among Finalists at State NATS Competition

The Nebraska Chapter of NATS (National Association of Teachers of Singing) held their state voice auditions at Nebraska Wesleyan University on October 7.


Pianist Ned Kirk Returns for Bravo! Bosendorfer Piano Series

Nebraska Wesleyan University’s annual Bravo! Bosendorfer Piano Series will conclude in October with pianist Ned Kirk.


Get to Know: John Spilker, Assistant Professor of Music

With an enthusiastic passion for all things music and a background in musicology, new music professor John Spilker says he wants to bring new perspectives and creative ideas to Nebraska Wesleyan.