Student Recitals

Spring 2018

Please note that all student recital dates, times, and locations are subject to change. Please check our website several days prior to the event to ensure date, time, and location have not changed.
 
Saturday, April 14, 2018 | 5:30 pm | Lotte Lehmann Concert Hall | Free
College of Creative Studies Music Composition major Tristan Dario Perez and the College of Creative Studies will present a collection of original works written during Mr. Perez's four-year residency at UCSB. With a stage of over fifty musicians, "Reverie" will include works for chamber groups, wind ensemble, and orchestra.
 
Saturday, April 21, 2018 | 1 pm | Karl Geiringer Hall | Free
Graduate voice student Zachary Mendez will present a master's recital with pianist Jared Eben. Works by Ildebrando Pizzetti, Franz Schubert, Gerald Finzi, Francis Poulenc, and Jesús Guridi.
 
Sunday, April 22, 2018 | 6 pm | Karl Geiringer Hall | Free
Undergraduate student Mabel Moll (soprano) will present a recital with pianist John Scoville in fulfillment of the MUS 199 (Independent Study) course. The program will include works by Alessandro Parisotti, George Frideric Handel, Giacomo Carissimi, Henry Purcell, Samuel Barber, Erik Satie, R. Hahn, and Joaquín Rodrigo. 
 
Thursday, April 26, 2018 | 8 pm | Karl Geiringer Hall | Free
Graduate student violist Besnik Yzeiri will present a doctoral recital with pianist Jared Eben featuring Ernest Bloch's Suite Hebraique for viola and piano, J.S. Bach's Suite No. 4 for viola solo from the Cello Solo Suites, and Paul Hindemith's Sonata No. 4, Opus 11 for viola and piano.
 
Friday, April 27, 2018 | 7:30 pm | Karl Geiringer Hall | Free
College of Creative Studies music composition student Preston Towers will present his senior composition recital. The program will feature an eclectic collection of original compositions ranging from chamber works to singer-songwriter material and electronic pieces.
 
Monday, April 30, 2018 | 7:30 pm | Karl Geiringer Hall | Free
Graduate collaborative piano student Asher Severini will present a doctoral recital with baritone Byron Mayes, flutists Adriane Hill and Catherine Marshall, and cellist Katrina Agate. The program will include works by Maurice Ravel, Samuel Barber, Gioachino Rossini, Sergei Prokofiev, and Carl Maria von Weber. 
 
Saturday, May 5, 2018 | 8 pm | Art Share LA (801 E 4th Pl, Los Angeles, CA 90013) | Free
Graduate composition student Nick Norton will present a PhD concert titled "Music for Art Galleries". The program will introduce a new evening-length, genre-breaking, multimedia concert with a huge band of Norton's closest collaborators.
 
Sunday, May 6, 2018 | 10 am | UCSB Storke Tower | Free
Students David Hwang, Sophia Tao, and Iris Xie will present a recital from the carillon in UCSB's Storke Tower with Associate Adjunct Professor Margo Halsted featuring duets by Mozart and Ronald Barnes, as well as traditional carillon works and some familiar music arranged for carillon. Listeners are encouraged to bring a blanket or lawn chair to sit on the grass outside the tower during the recital. 
 
Sunday, May 6, 2018 | 3 pm | Karl Geiringer Hall | Free
Undergraduate voice student Alexandria Jackson (mezzo-soprano) will present a recital on Sunday, May 6, 2018 at 3 pm in Karl Geiringer Hall. Works by Alessandro Scarlatti, Stefano Donaudy, Gabriel Fauré, Johannes Brahms, Gian Carlo Menotti, Ralph Vaughn Williams, and Jake Heggie. 
 
Friday, May 11, 2018 | 4 pm | Lotte Lehmann Concert Hall | Free
Graduate voice student Julie Davies (soprano) will present a doctoral recital with pianist John Scoville. The program will feature works by Johannes Brahms, Alban Berg, Ludwig van Beethoven, and Samuel Barber. 
 
Friday, May 11, 2018 | 8 pm | Karl Geiringer Hall | Free
College of Creative Studies composition student Graham Bunce will present a senior composition recital. The program will feature original compositions by Bunce, with performances by Kathryn Carlson, Matthew David Owensby, Sara Bashore, Cheryl Truong, Jarod Fedele, Angela Mai, Tristan Dario Perez, Bryson Rawn, and Ryan Lowe.
 
Saturday, May 12, 2018 | 1 pm | Karl Geiringer Hall | Free
Undergraduate flutist Catherine Marshall will present a senior recital with pianists John Scoville and Asher Severini and cellist Katrina Agate. The program will include Samuel Zyman's Sonata for Flute and Piano; Carl Maria von Weber's Trio in G minor, Op. 63; and Franz Doppler's Fantaisie Pastorale Hongroise, Op. 26. 
 
Saturday, May 12, 2018 | 3 pm | Karl Geiringer Hall | Free
Graduate flutist Cynthia Vong will present a master's recital with Dr. Natasha Kislenko (UCSB faculty member). The program will include Georges Hüe's Fantasie, Eldin Burton's Sonatina, Ian Clarke's Great Train Race, Mike Mower's Opus di Jazz, and Otar Taktakishvili's Sonata for Flute and Piano.
 
Wednesday, May 16, 2018 | 6:30 pm | Karl Geiringer Hall | Free
Undergraduate flutist Sylvie Tran will present a senior recital with pianist Dr. Natasha Kislenko (UCSB faculty member) and bassoonist Claire Garvais. The program will include Philippe Gaubert's Sonata No. 3 for flute and piano, Bohuslav Martinů's Sonata for flute and piano, H. 306; Shulamit Ran's East Wind for solo flute; and Heitor Villa-Lobos' Bachianas Brasileiras No. 6 for flute and bassoon.
 
Thursday, May 17, 2018 | 4 pm | Karl Geiringer Hall | Free
Graduate voice student Kelly Newberry (mezzo-soprano) will present a doctoral recital titled "in my love and in my song." with flutist Cynthia Vong and pianist Jared Eben. The program will include W.A. Mozart's Ch’io mi scordi di te?, K.505; Maurice Ravel's Shéhérazade; Aaron Copland's Pastorale; selections from Peter Lieberson's Neruda Songs; and Gustav Mahler's Rückert Lieder.
 
Friday, May 18, 2018 | 6:30 pm | Karl Geiringer Hall | Free
Graduate voice student Molly Clementz (mezzo-soprano) will present a doctoral recital with pianist John Scoville and violist Jordan Warmath. The program will include Gustav Holst's Four songs for Voice and Violin, Francis Poulenc's La Courte Paille, Richard Strauss' Mädchenblumen, as well as selections of works by Carlos Guastavino, Giacomo Puccini, and Gioachino Rossini.    
 
Saturday, May 19, 2018 | 3 pm | Karl Geiringer Hall | Free
Undergraduate voice student Byron Wu (bass-baritone) will present a senior Bachelor of Arts recital with pianist Asher Severini. The program will feature works by Johannes Brahms, Camille Saint-Saëns, Gabriel Fauré, Franz Schubert, 趙元任, 黃自, and Giuseppe Verdi. 
 
Saturday, May 19, 2018 | 5 pm | Music Room 1145 | Free
Students from Jennifer Kloetzel's lower division cello studio will present a recital. Performers include cellists Ruby Marrujo, Caitlin Lee, Naomi Stoodley, and Claire Igawa, with pianists Asher Severini and Sylvie Tran. Works to be performed include Camille Saint-Saëns' The Swan; J.S. Bach's Allemande from Suite No. 1 in G Major, BWV 1007; Gabriel Fauré's Sicilienne, Op. 78; the first movement of Johannes Brahms' Sonata No. 1 in E minor for cello and piano; and the first movement of Joseph Haydn's Concerto in C Major for Cello. 
 
Sunday, May 20, 2018 | 12 pm | Karl Geiringer Hall | Free
Undergraduate cellist Thomas Lin will present a junior recital with Dr. Natasha Kislenko (UCSB faculty member). The program will include the first movement of Antonín Dvořák's Cello Concerto in B minor, Ludwig van Beethoven's 7 Variations on "Bei Männern, welche Liebe fühlen", and Edvard Grieg's Cello Sonata in A minor. 
 
Sunday, May 20, 2018 | 6 pm | Karl Geiringer Hall | Free
Undergraduate cellist Katrina Agate will present a junior recital with pianist Alexander Agate. Works by Bach, Glass, Shostakovich, and Dvořák.
 
Sunday, May 20, 2018 | 7:30 pm | Karl Geiringer Hall | Free
Undergraduate bassoonist Claire Garvais will present a recital entitled "Basswoon 2: A Brazilian Times Better". This Bachelor of Arts Senior Recital will feature a vibrant program of music from the New World by Brazilian composer Heitor Villa-Lobos, American composers Robert Muczynski and Gernot Wolfgang, and UCSB College of Creative Studies composers Preston Towers and Tristan Perez. Claire will be accompanied by 14 other UCSB musicians including Kathryn Carlson, Mikki Guererro, Sara Bashore, Adam Tedeschi, Ian Hay, Sylvie Tran, Lexie Callaway-Cole, Minsu Kim, Amy Winter, Olivia Langner, Sarah Evenson, Gregory Moreno, Jarod Fedele, and Zachary Erstad. 
 
Wednesday, May 23, 2018 | 7:30 pm | Karl Geiringer Hall | Free
Directed by Robert Koenig, the UCSB Chamber Players will present a recital featuring works by Antonín Dvořák, W.A. Mozart, Maurice Ravel, Dmitri Shostakovich, Robert Muczynski, Heitor Villa-Lobos, Victor Ewald, and Johannes Brahms.  
 
Friday, May 25, 2018 | 7:30 pm | Karl Geiringer Hall | Free
Undergraduate voice student Alexa Lopez (soprano) will present a recital featuring works by Henry Purcell, J.S. Bach, George Frideric Handel, Maurice Ravel, and Joaquín Turina.
 
Monday, May 28, 2018 | 11 am | Karl Geiringer Hall | Free
Undergraduate student trombonist Nick Mazuk will present a junior recital with pianists Dr. John Ballerino (UCSB faculty member) and Jarod Fedele. The program will feature Henri Dutilleux's Choral, cadence et fugato for trombone and piano; Alexey Lebedev's Concert Allegro; Jules Massenet's "Meditation" from Thaïs (arranged by Mr. Mazuk); and Eric Ewazen's Sonata for trombone and piano.
 
Wednesday, May 30, 2018 | 7:30 pm | Karl Geiringer Hall | Free
Pianist John Scoville will present a DMA lecture recital celebrating the French violin-piano sonatas of the First World War. The sonatas for violin and piano written by French composers during the First World War collectively represent a confluence of styles and techniques, with composers both looking forward and paying homage to the past and present. Works discussed/performed are by Milhaud, Honegger, Debussy, and Fauré. Mr. Scoville is honored to be joined by violinists Nicole McKenzie and Mary Beth Woodruff.  
 
Thursday, May 31, 2018 | 7 pm | Lotte Lehmann Concert Hall | Free
Graduate pianist Ariella Mak-Neiman will present a D.M.A. recital, featuring guest cellist Katrina Agate. Program to include Johannes Brahms's Drei Intermezzi for Solo Piano, Op. 117, César Franck's Sonata in A major for Cello and Piano, and Dmitri Shostakovich's Sonata in D minor for Cello and Piano, Op. 40. 
 
Saturday, June 2, 2018 | 2 pm | Karl Geiringer Hall | Free
Graduate vocalist Carol Tsai (soprano) will present a recital with pianist Jared Eben. The program will feature works by Claude Debussy, Sergei Rachmaninoff, Franz Lehár, Antonín Dvořák, Franz Liszt, and Erich Wolfgang Korngold. 
 
Sunday, June 3, 2018 | 12 pm | Karl Geiringer Hall | Free
The UCSB Young Artists Piano Quartet will present a recital on Sunday, June 3, 2018 at 12 pm in Karl Geiringer Hall. The program will feature works by Mozart and Brahms performed by violinist Sara Bashore, violist Besnik Yzeiri, cellist Chenoa Orme-Stone, and pianist Jared Eben.