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UCSB Summer Music Festival designs
Artwork by Phoebe Jin (College of Creative Studies Art Major)
 
The UC Santa Barbara Department of Music will present the third annual UCSB Summer Music Festival on Friday, August 17 and Saturday, August 18, 2018 on the UCSB campus. Sponsored by the UCSB Office of Summer Sessions, the festival will feature performances by the Grammy Award-nominated Los Angeles Percussion Quartet, violist and UCSB Music alumnus Jonathan Morgan, Gamelan Sinar Surya, Adelfos Ensemble, Mariachi Las Olas de Santa Barbara, UCSB Carillonist Margo Halsted, and UCSB Music graduate students. Other festival highlights include an Interactive Multimedia Exhibition presented by graduate students from the Media Arts and Technology program and the Department of Music, a Children’s Concert featuring various festival artists, and world premiere performances by the Los Angeles Percussion Quartet of works by UCSB graduate composers. The events will be presented free of charge at several venues across the UCSB campus including the Music Department’s Karl Geiringer Hall and Music Bowl, the Multicultural Center Theater, Storke Tower, the Division of Humanities and Fine Arts’ Digital Arts and Humanities Commons, and the Art, Design & Architecture Museum. Read more...
 
  1. Friday, August 17, 2018 to Saturday, August 18, 2018
  • UCSB Storke Tower
Wesley Arai, Associate Carillonist at UC Berkeley, will present a recital from the carillon in UCSB's Storke Tower on Sunday, August 12, 2018 from 2-3 pm. Listeners are encouraged to bring a blanket or lawn chair to sit on the grass outside the tower during the recital. 
 
  1. Sunday, August 12, 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
  • UCSB Storke Tower
Margo Halsted, Carillonist at UC Santa Barbara, will present a recital from the carillon in UCSB's Storke Tower on Sunday, August 19, 2018 from 2-3 pm. Listeners are encouraged to bring a blanket or lawn chair to sit on the grass outside the tower during the recital. 
  1. Sunday, August 19, 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
  • Jill Felber
The UCSB Department of Music will present flutist and UCSB Professor Jill Felber with the Nexus String Quartet on Sunday, November 18, 2018 at 3 pm in Karl Geiringer Hall. Violinists Hall Grossman and Fritz Gearhart, violist Mary Harris, and cellist Andrew Smith (UCSB alumnus) will join Ms. Felber to present Amy Beach's Theme and Variations for Flute and String Quartet, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's String Quartet No. 19 in C Major, K. 465 "Dissonance Quartet", and Joan Tower's Rising for flute and string quartet. Admission is free, with reservation. 
 
  1. Sunday, November 18, 2018 - 3:00pm