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Summer Festival 2017
 
The second annual UCSB Summer Music Festival will take place Thursday, August 17th through Saturday, August 19th on the UCSB campus. The festival will feature contemporary, world, classical, and folk music, with performances by Los Angeles-based Aperture Duo (violinist Adrianne Pope and violist Linnea Powell); Ziyad Marcus and the Sfinks; violist Jonathan Morgan; violinist and UCSB faculty member Andrew Tholl and friends; the Celtic fusion band, Dannsair; as well as a number of UCSB graduate students and alumni. The event will be free and open to the public, and will take advantage of UC Santa Barbara’s many performance venues, including the Multicultural Center Theater; the Art, Design, & Architecture Museum; Karl Geiringer Hall; and the College of Creative Studies’ Old Little Theater. Read more...
 
  1. August 17, 2017 to August 19, 2017
  • UCSB Storke Tower
UC Riverside Carillonist David Christensen will present a recital on Sunday, July 30, 2017 at 1 p.m. at Storke Tower on the UCSB campus. Admission is free and the event is open to the public. Bring a blanket or chair and enjoy lunch on the lawn!
  1. July 30, 2017 -
    1:00pm to 3:00pm
  • UCSB Storke Tower
UCSB Carillonist Margo Halsted will present a recital on Sunday, August 13, 2017 at 1 p.m. at Storke Tower on the UCSB campus. Admission is free and the event is open to the public. Bring a blanket or chair and enjoy lunch on the lawn!
  1. August 13, 2017 -
    1:00pm to 3:00pm
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • Middle East Ensemble. Photo by Tony Mastres.
Directed by Scott Marcus, the UCSB Middle East Ensemble will present its annual fall concert on Saturday, December 2, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. in UCSB’s Lotte Lehmann Concert Hall.
  1. December 2, 2017 - 7:30pm
  • Chamber Orchestra. Photo by Tony Mastres.
The University Chamber Orchestra and Chamber Players will present their annual fall concert on Monday, December 4, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. in Lotte Lehmann Concert Hall on the UCSB campus.  Winners of the quarterly UCSB Chamber Music Competition will perform as the UCSB Chamber Players and open the first half of the concert.
  1. December 4, 2017 - 7:30pm
  • Jazz Combo. Photo by Matt Perko.
Under the direction of Jon Nathan, the UCSB Jazz Combos will present their annual fall concert on Wednesday, December 6, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. in Karl Geiringer Hall. 
 
  1. December 6, 2017 - 7:30pm
  • Gospel Choir. Photo by Matt Perko.
Under the direction of Victor Bell, the UCSB Gospel Choir will present its annual fall concert, featuring traditional and contemporary songs drawn from African American religious traditions, on Friday, December 8, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. in Lotte Lehmann Concert Hall on the UCSB campus. Founded over 25 years ago, the choir is regularly featured in numerous community events and university celebrations, and has been featured on the WB sitcom “The Steve Harvey Show,” “American Housewives,” and Cedric the Entertainer’s “The Soul Man.”
  1. December 8, 2017 - 7:30pm