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Butler School of Music Announces Memorial for Gerre Hancock

Event: The Sarah and Ernest Butler School of Music will host a memorial to honor the late Gerre Hancock, organ and sacred music professor, who died Jan. 21 due to cardiac arrest. “Celebrating the Life of Gerre Hancock” will include speeches reflecting on Hancock’s life and legacy in addition to musical performances from students, faculty…   » Continue Reading

Celebrated Organist and Sacred Music Professor Gerre Hancock Dies at 77

Gerre Hancock, one of America's most highly acclaimed concert organists and choral directors and professor of organ and sacred music at The University of Texas at Austin's Butler School of Music, passed away on Jan. 21 due to cardiac arrest.  He was 77.

UT Chamber Singers, Organ Professor Gerre Hancock Perform Sacred Repertoire in Waco, Jan. 31

Event: The UT Chamber Singers will perform at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in Waco, Texas under the direction of Butler School of Music Choral Director James Morrow on Jan. 31. The group will perform sacred repertoire as part of an evensong service at the church. Butler School of Music Professor of Organ Gerre Hancock will…   » Continue Reading