Student Recitals

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 confirm the date, time, and location.

Spring 2019

Saturday, April 13, 2019 | 4:30 pm | Karl Geiringer Hall, Music Building | Free
Undergraduate flutist Lillian Wang will present a recital with pianist Dr. Natasha Kislenko (UCSB faculty member). The program will include works by Camille Saint-Saëns, Charles-Marie Widor, Giovanni Platti, and Katherine Hoover.
 
Saturday, April 20, 2019 | 7:30 pm | Karl Geiringer Hall, Music Building | Free
College of Creative Studies Music Composition student Brian Morones will present his Senior Composition Recital. The program will include original works featuring string instruments, synthesizer solos, and a synth/drumset duet. Featured players will include Matthew Owensby, Cheryl Truong, Kristina Tsanova, Katrina Agate, Jarod Fedele, and Mr. Morones' CCS composition instructor Leslie Hogan.
 
Saturday, April 27, 2019 | 4:30 pm | Karl Geiringer Hall, Music Building | Free
Graduate clarinetist Enoch Matsumura will present a master's recital with pianist Dr. Natasha Kislenko (UCSB faculty member) featuring works by J.S. Bach, Alban Berg, Carl Baermann, and Johannes Brahms. Mr. Matsumura is a student of Paul Bambach. 
 
Saturday, April 27, 2019 | 7 pm | Lotte Lehmann Concert Hall, Music Building | Free
College of Creative Studies Music Composition student Jarod Fedele will present a junior recital. 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.
 
Sunday, April 28, 2019 | 7:30 pm | Karl Geiringer Hall, Music Building | Free
Undergraduate pianist Siyuan Zhang will present a junior Bachelor of Arts recital featuring works by Beethoven and Prokofiev. Zhang is a student of Professor Paul Berkowitz.
 
Wednesday, May 1, 2019 | 7:30 pm | Karl Geiringer Hall, Music Building | Free
Graduate violinist Kristina Tsanova will present a master's recital with pianist Dr. Natasha Kislenko (UCSB faculty member), violinist Sara Bashore, cellist Naomi Stoodley, and harpsichordist Jared Eben. The program will include works by Bach, Schumann, Beethoven, and Vivaldi. Ms. Tsanova is from the studio of Ertan Torgul.
 
Friday, May 3, 2019 | 7:30 pm | Lotte Lehmann Concert Hall, Music Building | Free
College of Creative Studies Music Composition student Jordan Mitchell will present a senior recital featuring 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.
 
Saturday, May 4, 2019 | 1:30 pm | Karl Geiringer Hall, Music Building | Free
Graduate vocalist Byron Mayes (baritone) will present a recital with pianist Ching-Yun Chen, featuring works by Brahms, Barber, Verdi, and Finzi. Mr. Mayes studies with Dr. Linda Di Fiore.
 
Saturday, May 4, 2019 | 4:30 pm | Karl Geiringer Hall, Music Building | Free
Graduate vocalist Tyler Reece (baritone) will present a DMA lecture recital, titled "Liebe und Leben: Exploring Gender Roles and Sexuality in Nineteenth-Century Lieder," with pianist Mandee Madrid-Sikich. Reece will feature examples from works by Franz Schubert and Robert Schumann. 
 
Sunday, May 5, 2019 | 1:30 pm | Karl Geiringer Hall, Music Building | Free
Graduate pianist Ching-Yun Chen will present a recital featuring Maurice Ravel's piano duet Ma mère l'Oye, Rebecca Clarke's Sonata for Viola and Piano, Johannes Brahms' Vier ernste Gesänge, Op. 121, as well as his Variations on a Theme by Joseph Haydn, Op. 56b. Guest performers will include baritone Byron Mayes, violist Besnik Yzeiri, and pianists Marc Evans and Buyun Li. Ms. Chen is a student of Dr. Charles Asche.
 
Saturday, May 12, 2019 | 12 pm | Karl Geiringer Hall, Music Building | Free
Undergraduate trombonist Nick Mazuk will present a recital with pianist Dr. Natasha Kislenko (UCSB faculty member) and the 8th Position trombone octet. The program will feature music by Paul Creston, Camille Saint-Saëns, Stjepan Sulek, Nick Mazuk, and more.
 
Saturday, May 12, 2019 | 7:30 pm | Lotte Lehmann Concert Hall, Music Building | Free
College of Creative Studies Music Composition student Nick Mazuk will present a concert of original works. 
 
Saturday, May 18, 2019 | 7:30 pm | Lotte Lehmann Concert Hall, Music Building | Free
UCSB graduate Composition student Scott Perry will present a PhD recital featuring his original electronic works for eight channel surround sound.