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  • World Music Series
As part of the World Music Series, Scott Marcus will lead the UCSB Middle East Ensemble in a performance of music from a variety of Middle Eastern cultures, performed on traditional Middle Eastern instruments. The Ensemble's Dance Company will also perform folk and belly dances. Wednesday, April 24, 2019 at 12 pm in the UCSB Music Bowl. The World Music Series is co-presented by the UCSB MultiCultural Center and the Ethnomusicology Program in the Department of Music. 
 
  1. Wednesday, April 24, 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
  • Derek Katz
Derek Katz (Associate Professor of Musicology, UC Santa Barbara) will present a talk titled "Haydn, Accessible in New York in 1939: Symphonies Selling Tickets, Records and Newspapers" on Wednesday, April 24, 2019 from 3:30-4:45 pm in Room 1145 in the Music Building. Sponsored by UCSB Music History and Theory Forum.
 
  1. Wednesday, April 24, 2019 - 3:30pm to 4:45pm
  • Yo-Yo Ma (photo by Jason Bell)
UCSB Arts & Lectures and the UCSB Department of Music will present a Guest Artist Masterclass led by cellist Yo-Yo Ma on Saturday, April 27, 2019 at 10 am at the Granada Theatre. Cellists Katrina Agate, Thomas Lin, and Chenoa Orme-Stone, from Assistant Professor Jennifer Kloetzel's studio, will perform works by Haydn, Bach, and Brahms with pianist and UCSB faculty member Dr. Natasha Kislenko. Doors open at 9 am. 
 
  1. Saturday, April 27, 2019 - 10:00am
  • Enoch Matsumura
Graduate clarinetist Enoch Matsumura will present a master's recital with pianist Dr. Natasha Kislenko (UCSB faculty member) on Saturday, April 27, 2019 at 4:30 pm in Karl Geiringer Hall in the Music Building. The program will feature works by J.S. Bach, Alban Berg, Carl Baermann, and Johannes Brahms. Mr. Matsumura is a student of Paul Bambach. 
 
  1. Saturday, April 27, 2019 - 4:30pm
  • Jarod Fedele
College of Creative Studies Music Composition student Jarod Fedele will present a junior recital on Saturday, April 27, 2019, at 7 pm in Lotte Lehmann Concert Hall in the UCSB Music Building. Fedele's particular interest pertains to the field of rock music and how to advance the genre. He will perform his entire debut progressive rock album, entitled "A Collection of Color." Originally recorded through a single synthesizer, this album has been transformed with a complete live band, including many keyboardists, drums, bass, guitar, and many guest musicians throughout the show including saxophone, flute, a brass section, and so on. The music ranges in style, complexity, and length—featuring a 40-minute song to end the concert.
 
  1. Saturday, April 27, 2019 - 7:00pm
  • Siyuan Zhang
Undergraduate pianist Siyuan Zhang will present a junior Bachelor of Arts recital featuring works by Beethoven and Prokofiev on Sunday, April 28, 2019 at 7:30 pm in Karl Geiringer Hall in the Music Building. Zhang is a student of Professor Paul Berkowitz.
 
  1. Sunday, April 28, 2019 - 7:30pm
  • World Music Series
As part of the World Music Series and in recognition of El Cinco de Mayo, Santa Barbara-based Mariachi Las Olas, founded and directed by Juan Zaragoza, will perform various music genres from Mexico including rancheras, boleros, corridos, sones and gustos on Wednesday, May 1, 2019 at 12 pm in the UCSB Music Bowl. Jordan Mitchell will also present some of the music from his senior recital. The World Music Series is co-presented by the UCSB MultiCultural Center and the Ethnomusicology Program in the Department of Music.
 
  1. Wednesday, May 1, 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
  • Kristina Tsanova
Graduate violinist Kristina Tsanova will present a master's recital on Wednesday, May 1, 2019 at 7:30 pm in Karl Geiringer Hall. Ms. Tsanova will be joined by pianist Dr. Natasha Kislenko (UCSB faculty member), violinist Sara Bashore, cellist Naomi Stoodley, and harpsichordist Jared Eben on works by Bach, Schumann, Beethoven, and Vivaldi. Ms. Tsanova is from the studio of Ertan Torgul.
 
  1. Wednesday, May 1, 2019 - 7:30pm
  • Ragnar Grippe
The UCSB Center for Research in Electronic Art Technology (CREATE) will present "Vinyl streaming and the Groupe de Récherches Musicale (GRM)," a lecture with Swedish composer Ragnar Grippe, on Friday, May 3, 2019 at 5 pm in Studio Xenakis (Room 2215) in the Music Building. Sponsored by the Swedish Arts Grants Committee.
 
  1. Friday, May 3, 2019 - 5:00pm
  • Jordan Mitchell (photo by Matt Perko)
College of Creative Studies Music Composition student Jordan Mitchell will present a senior recital on Friday, May 3, 2019, at 7:30 pm (doors open at 7 pm) in Lotte Lehmann Concert Hall in the UCSB Music Building. The program will include original works by Mr. Mitchell, with performances by UCSB and CCS students and alumni. Mr. Mitchell is a student of Leslie Hogan and Jeremy Haladyna.
  1. Friday, May 3, 2019 - 7:30pm