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Events

  • Amanda Weidman
Dr. Amanda Weidman (Anthropology, Bryn Mawr College) will present a talk titled "The Raw and the Husky: Vocal Qualia and Gender Politics in Post-Millennium Tamil Cinema" on Wednesday, February 6, 2019 from 3:30-4:45 pm in Music Room 1145 on the UCSB campus. This event is co-sponsored by the UCSB Music History and Theory Forum and Ethnomusicology Forum, the Department of Film and Media Studies, and the Center for the Interdisciplinary Study of Music (CISM).
 
  1. Wednesday, February 6, 2019 - 3:30pm to 4:45pm
  • World Music Series
Drummer Matt Perko (Staff, UCSB Office of Public Affairs) will lead a group of talented UCSB students in a set of modern jazz. Matt will be joined by keyboardist Reno Behnken, guitarist Lucas Brooker, bassist Harry Smidt, and first-year trombonist Sriram Ramamurthy. Wednesday, February 13, 2019 at 12 pm in the UCSB Music Bowl. Copresented by the Ethnomusicology Program in the Department of Music and the UCSB MultiCultural Center. 
 
  1. Wednesday, February 13, 2019 - 12:00pm
  • Danish String Quartet (photo by Caroline Bittencourt)
Presented in association with UCSB Arts & Lectures, the Department of Music will host a Guest Artist Masterclass with the Danish String Quartet on Wednesday, February 13, 2019 from 2-4 p.m. in Lotte Lehmann Concert Hall. Students from the UCSB Chamber Music Program will perform. Admission is free and the event is open to the public.
 
  1. Wednesday, February 13, 2019 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
  • Mock Marriage banner
University of California, Santa Barbara Library and Opera Theatre present the North American premiere of Franz Lehár’s The Mock Marriage (Die Juxheirat) on Saturday, February 16th at 8 pm and Sunday, February 17th at 2 pm. Selected from the collection of the Michael and Nan Miller Operetta Archive, this 1904 women’s suffrage operetta is set in Newport, Rhode Island and features beautiful melodies, sweeping orchestrations, grand costumes and comedic turns that will delight audiences young and old. Both performances by the award-winning UCSB Opera Theatre students will be performed in English.
 
 
  1. Saturday, February 16, 2019 - 8:00pm
  2. Sunday, February 17, 2019 - 2:00pm
  • World Music Series
The UCSB Chamber Choir, directed by Daniel Newman-Lessler, and the UCSB Women's Choir, directed by Tyler Reece, will present excerpts from their upcoming concert, “A Tribute to Teachers,” featuring music and texts from Confucius to Jesus, from Bach to Schoenberg. Wednesday, February 20, 2019 at 12 pm in the UCSB Music Bowl. Copresented by the Ethnomusicology Program in the Department of Music and the UCSB MultiCultural Center.  
 
  1. Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 12:00pm
  • violin
The UCSB Department of Music and the UCSB Department of Dance will present an evening of chamber music with original choreography.
 
  1. Saturday, February 23, 2019 - 7:30pm
  • World Music Series
Directed by Richard North, the UCSB Gamelan Ensemble will showcase an ancient style of gamelan from Cirebon, West Java, featuring dynamic drumming, delicate melodies, and lively interlocking rhythms. Wednesday, February 27, 2019 at 12 pm in the UCSB Music Bowl. Copresented by the Ethnomusicology Program in the Department of Music and the UCSB MultiCultural Center.  
 
  1. Wednesday, February 27, 2019 - 12:00pm
  • violin
Directed by Robert Koenig, the UCSB Chamber Players will present an evening of chamber music favorites. The UCSB Chamber Players consist of a variety of ensembles, from duos to quintets and occasionally larger groups, which study and perform masterpieces of the chamber music literature. 
 
  1. Wednesday, February 27, 2019 - 7:30pm
  • Scott Perry
UCSB graduate Composition student Scott Perry will present a PhD recital on Saturday, March 2, 2019 at 7:30 pm in Lotte Lehmann Concert Hall on the UCSB campus. The program will feature original piano music and electronic works for eight channel surround sound by Mr. Perry.
 
  1. Saturday, March 2, 2019 - 7:30pm
  • Wesley Arai
UCSB University Carillonist Wesley Arai will present a recital from the carillon in UCSB's Storke Tower on Sunday, March 3, 2019 at 2 pm. Listeners are encouraged to bring a blanket or lawn chair to sit on the grass outside the tower during the recital.
 
  1. Sunday, March 3, 2019 - 2:00pm

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