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UCLA Herb Alpert School Of Music Receives $3 Million From Herb Alpert Foundation To Renovate Performance Hall
Juan Tallo
UCLA Herb Alpert School Of Music Receives $3 Million From Herb Alpert Foundation To Renovate Performance Hall

Santa Monica, California -The UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music has renovated the 133-seat theater in the Schoenberg Music Building thanks to a $3 million gift from the Herb Alpert Foundation. The theater was renamed Lani Hall, in honor of Alpert’s wife, the singe …

Jazz Supporters Help Endow UCLA Faculty Chair Honoring Guitar Great Kenny Burrell
Elena Zhukova
Jazz Supporters Help Endow UCLA Faculty Chair Honoring Guitar Great Kenny Burrell

Los Angeles, California -The UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music has received $1.2 million to establish the Kenny Burrell Chair in Jazz Studies. The Herb Alpert Foundation provided the lead gift of $500,000, which was matched by funds from the UCLA chancellor’s off …

Jazz Supporters Help Endow UCLA Faculty Chair Honoring Guitar Great Kenny Burrell
Elena Zhukova
Jazz Supporters Help Endow UCLA Faculty Chair Honoring Guitar Great Kenny Burrell

Los Angeles, California -The UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music has received $1.2 million to establish the Kenny Burrell Chair in Jazz Studies. The Herb Alpert Foundation provided the lead gift of $500,000, which was matched by funds from the UCLA chancellor’s off …

UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music Formally Approved by UC Board of Regents
John Vande Wege / UCLA
UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music Formally Approved by UC Board of Regents

Los Angeles, California -The University of California Regents voted today to formally establish the UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music, and campus officials named an interim dean for the first music school in the UC system. Judi Smith, dean and vice provost …

UCLA Moves Forward to Formally Establish Independent Herb Alpert School of Music
UCLA Moves Forward to Formally Establish Independent Herb Alpert School of Music

Los Angeles, California -Following a comprehensive review and approval by faculty leaders and administrators, UCLA is asking the University of California to formally establish the UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music as the UC system’s first independent music school …