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  • Paul Berkowitz (photo by Tony Mastres)
Paul Berkowitz (photo by Tony Mastres)
Paul Berkowitz (Professor of Piano at UCSB) will present a recital featuring the last three piano sonatas of Franz Schubert on Sunday, October 29, 2017 at 3 p.m. at Hahn Hall at the Music Academy of the West. Mr. Berkowitz’ performance accompanies the release of his two new Schubert CDs (Vols. 8 & 9, the final volumes of his Schubert Piano Works cycle) for Meridian Records earlier this fall.
 
 

 

  1. October 29, 2017 - 3:00pm
  • Scott Hostetler, Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Scott Hostetler, oboe/English horn with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, will present a guest artist masterclass with students from the UCSB Oboe Studio on Saturday, October 21, 2017 from 1-3:30 p.m. in Music Room 1145. Admission is free and the event is open to the public.
  1. October 21, 2017 -
    1:00pm to 3:30pm
  • Hossein Omoumi
Hossein Omoumi and his students will present a documentary film screening and an educational concert of Classical Persian Music on Saturday, October 21, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. in the UCSB MultiCultural Center Theater. Admission is free. This event is sponsored by the UCSB Department of Music, the Iranian Studies Initiative, Duncan and Suzanne Mellichamp, the UCSB MultiCultural Center, and the Iranian Graduate Student Association (IGSA). 
  1. October 21, 2017 - 7:30pm
  • Pascale Criton (courtesy photo)
The Corwin Chair presents Sounding Limits, a series of compositions that have resulted from a long-term collaboration between the French composer Pascale Criton and the Italian string players Silvia Tarozzi & Deborah Walker, on Monday, October 23, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. in Karl Geiringer Hall. Admission is free and the event is open to the public.
  1. October 23, 2017 - 7:30pm
  • UCSB Wind Ensemble (photo by Eric Isaacs)
The UCSB Department of Music will present its fourth annual department showcase, Montage, on Sunday, November 12, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. at the beautiful Trinity Episcopal Church in downtown Santa Barbara. The production will highlight classical, jazz, world, and contemporary music, and will include performances by students and faculty. Featured faculty performers include Dr. Isabel Bayrakdarian (soprano), Jill Felber (flute), Gabrielle Castriotta (oboe), Jonathan Moerschel (viola), Jennifer Kloetzel (cello), Robert Koenig (piano), and Dr. Grey Brothers conducting the UCSB Chamber Choir. Admission is free!
  1. November 12, 2017 - 7:30pm
  • UCSB Chamber Choir. Photo by Tony Mastres.
The UCSB Chamber Choir, under the direction of Grey Brothers, and Women's Chorus, under the direction of Tyler Reece, will present their annual fall concert on Friday, November 17, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. at Trinity Episcopal Church (1500 State St.).
  1. November 17, 2017 - 7:30pm
  • Gustavo Romero
Hailed as a "pianist of genius" by the Washington Post, Gustavo Romero (Professor of Piano at the University of North Texas) will present a program of works by Federico Mompou, Emma Lou Diemer, and Enrique Granados as part of UCSB's Spanish Piano Festival on Monday, November 27, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. in Karl Geiringer Hall on the UCSB campus. The program celebrates the 150th birth date of Granados, and the 90th birthday of Emma Lou Diemer, Professor Emerita of Composition at UCSB. Mr. Romero will also present a masterclass on Tuesday, November 28, 2017 at 10 a.m. featuring performances by UCSB piano students. Admission to both events is free.
  1. November 27, 2017 - 7:30pm
  • Ensemble for Contemporary Music (ECM). Photo by Eric Isaacs.
Directed by Jeremy Haladyna, the UCSB Ensemble for Contemporary Music (ECM) will present its annual fall concert on Wednesday, November 29, 2017 at 4 p.m. in Lotte Lehmann Concert Hall on the UCSB campus. 
  1. November 29, 2017 - 4:00pm
  • Alexander Boyd (courtesy photo)
British pianist Alexander Boyd will present a recital as part of UCSB's Spanish Piano Festival on Wednesday, November 29, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. in Karl Geiringer Hall. Admission is free.
  1. November 29, 2017 - 7:30pm
  • Wind Ensemble. Photo by Eric Isaacs.
Under the direction of Paul Bambach, the UCSB Wind Ensemble will present its annual fall concert on Thursday, November 30, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. in Lotte Lehmann Concert Hall.
  1. November 30, 2017 - 7:30pm