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Events

  • World Music Series Winter 2020
As part of the World Music Series, Reshma Srivastava will present a sitar concert featuring North Indian classical music on Wednesday, February 19, 2020 at 12 pm in the Music Bowl. Reshma has performed throughout India, Great Britain, Belgium, Holland, Germany, France, Switzerland, Austria, Cyprus, Greece, Slovenia, Turkey, Israel, Croatia, Ukraine and across the United States. She has also appeared frequently on All India Radio and Television. Sponsored by the UCSB MultiCultural Center and the Ethnomusicology Program in the Department of Music. 
 
  1. Wednesday, February 19, 2020 - 12:00pm
  • World Music Series Winter 2020
As part of the World Music Series, the UCSB Gamelan Ensemble will perform on Wednesday, February 26, 2020 at 12 pm in the Music Bowl. Directed by Richard North, the ensemble will showcase an ancient style of gamelan from Cirebon, West Java, featuring dynamic drumming, delicate melodies, and lively interlocking rhythms. Sponsored by the UCSB MultiCultural Center and the Ethnomusicology Program in the Department of Music.
 
  1. Wednesday, February 26, 2020 - 12:00pm
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Directed by Robert Koenig, the UCSB Chamber Players will present an evening of chamber music favorites on Wednesday, February 26, 2020 at 7:30 pm in Karl Geiringer Hall. 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 26, 2020 - 7:30pm to 9:30pm
  • Wesley Arai
UC Santa Barbara University Carillonist Wesley Arai will present a recital from the carillon in UC Santa Barbara's Storke Tower on Sunday, March 1, 2020 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 1, 2020 - 2:00pm
  • World Music Series Winter 2020
As part of the World Music Series, the UCSB Gospel Choir will perform on Wednesday, March 4, 2020 at 12 pm in the Music Bowl. Directed by Victor Bell, the choir will perform traditional and contemporary songs drawn from African American religious traditions. Sponsored by the UCSB MultiCultural Center and the Ethnomusicology Program in the Department of Music.
 
  1. Wednesday, March 4, 2020 - 12:00pm
  • UCSB Wind Ensemble
Directed by Paul Bambach, the UCSB Wind Ensemble will present staples of the wind band repertoire alongside new and exciting works by some of today’s most well-known composers on Thursday, March 5, 2020 at 7:30 pm in Lotte Lehmann Concert Hall.
 
  1. Thursday, March 5, 2020 - 7:30pm to 9:30pm
  • UCSB Middle East Ensemble
Directed by Scott Marcus, the UCSB Middle East Ensemble will present an evening of music and dance reflecting the great variety of cultures found in the Middle East on Saturday, March 7, 2020 at 7:30 pm in Lotte Lehmann Concert Hall. The ensemble performs music and dance from Arab, Turkish, Persian, Armenian, Greek, Jewish, and even Assyrian cultures, with everything from classical pieces to popular songs, as well as folk and cabaret-style dances.
 
  1. Saturday, March 7, 2020 - 7:30pm to 10:30pm
  • UCSB Storke Tower
Students from UC Santa Barbara University Carillonist Wesley Arai's studio will present a recital from the carillon in UC Santa Barbara's Storke Tower on Sunday, March 8, 2020 at 10 am. Listeners are encouraged to bring a blanket or lawn chair to sit on the grass outside the tower during the recital.
 
  1. Sunday, March 8, 2020 - 10:00am
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  • UCSB Chamber Orchestra
The UCSB Chamber Orchestra will present an evening of orchestral masterpieces on Monday, March 9, 2020 at 7:30 pm in Lotte Lehmann Concert Hall. Winners of the quarterly UCSB Chamber Music Competition will perform as the UCSB Chamber Players.
 
  1. Monday, March 9, 2020 - 7:30pm to 9:30pm
  • World Music Series Winter 2020
As part of the World Music Series, the UCSB Son Jarocho Ensemble will perform on Wednesday, March 11, 2020 at 12 pm in the Music Bowl. Directed by Hugo Macario, the ensemble will present music and dance from Veracruz. Sponsored by the UCSB MultiCultural Center and the Ethnomusicology Program in the Department of Music.
 
  1. Wednesday, March 11, 2020 - 12:00pm