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Jan 27, 2022
Violin professor Elizabeth Chang

Faculty Concert: Elizabeth Chang, violin

Bezanson Recital Hall, FREE
7:30 pm

With guest pianist Jiayan Sun
Featuring music by Shostakovich, Schubert & Strauss

Jan 31, 2022
Yura Lee, violin

Faculty & Guest Concert: Yura Lee & Gilles Vonsattel

Bezanson Recital Hall, FREE
7:30 pm

Duo Concert: Yura Lee, guest artist, violin and Gilles Vonsattel, piano

Performing Schubert's Fantasy in C Major and Beethoven's Sonata Op. 30, No. 2 in C minor

Feb 4, 2022 - Feb 5, 2022

Elements: Movement & Sound

Tillis Performance Hall
7:30 pm

A collaboration between UMass Percussion Ensemble & the UMass Dance Program
Lauren Cox & Ayano Kataoka, artistic directors

 

Feb 8, 2022

Jazz & Classical Faculty Chamber Concert

Bezanson Recital Hall, FREE
7:30 pm

Featuring Beethoven's Septet in E flat Major, Op. 20 and Felipe Salles' The Return of the Chromosapiens

Feb 12, 2022
A scene from Die Fledermaus

UMass Opera: Strauss' Die Fledermaus

Bowker Auditorium
7:30 pm

Stage Direction by Nathan Troup; Choreography by Tom Vacanti
UMass Symphony Orchestra conducted by Morihiko Nakahara
Musical preparation by Marjorie Melnick; Chorus Master Tony Thornton

Feb 13, 2022
David Shifrin

CLARIconNEcT - Clarinet Day 2022

Bezanson Recital Hall, FREE
(All day)

Romie de Guise-Langlois, host and performer    Info/Registration here

A Student-Teacher Day: Meet world-renowned clarinetist David Shifrin, his students, and their students!

 

UMass Opera: Strauss' Die Fledermaus

Bowker Auditorium
3:00 pm

Stage Direction: Nathan Troup
UMass orchestra conducted by Morihiko Nakahara
Musical preparation: Marjorie Melnick

David Shifrin and Bixby Kennedy

Guest Concert: David Shifrin & Bixby Kennedy, clarinet

Bezanson Recital Hall, FREE
4:00 pm

With Gilles Vonsattel, piano
Part of CLARIconNEcT - Clarinet Day at UMass

Feb 15, 2022
Bandwidth performers

Faculty Concert: Bandwidth Ensemble

Bezanson Recital Hall, FREE
7:30 pm

Featuring music by Amanda Harberg, Jan Bach, Gabriela Ortiz, Marcos Balter and a world premiere by Hendrik Hofmeyr, commissioned by Bandwidth

Feb 20, 2022
Dr. Frederick Tillis

Celebrating the Musical Legacy of Frederick Tillis

Tillis Performance Hall
4:00 pm

Honoring the late Dr. Frederick C. Tillis (1930-2020) with performances by faculty, student ensembles, and special guests.

Feb 24, 2022
Jazz saxophonist & drummer

Graduate Jazz Composers Ensemble

Bezanson Recital Hall
7:30 pm

New music from Master's level jazz composers

Feb 27, 2022
Ayano Kataoka performs on marimba

Faculty Concert: Ayano Kataoka, percussion

Bezanson Recital Hall, FREE
4:00 pm

Featuring the world premiere of "Eternity" by Stuart Saunders Smith

Mar 2, 2022
Cello section of Orchestra

UMass Symphony Orchestra

Tillis Performance Hall
7:30 pm

Morihiko Nakahara, conductor

 

Mar 8, 2022
Jazz Ensemble I

41st Annual Jazz Showcase

Bowker Auditorium
7:30 pm

Jeffrey Holmes, producer

Featuring Jazz Ensemble I, Chapel Jazz, Jazz Lab, Vocal Jazz Ensemble & Chamber Jazz combos

Mar 9, 2022
Greg Spiridopoulos

Wind Ensemble & Symphony Band

Tillis Performance Hall
7:30 pm

Matthew Westgate, conductor
Gregory Spiridopoulos, trombone soloist
Includes premieres by Jeffrey W. Holmes & Felipe Salles

Apr 5, 2022
Jeff Holmes and Catherine Jensen-Hole

Jazz Faculty Concert

Bezanson Recital Hall, FREE
7:30 pm

Featuring, Jeffrey Holmes, piano; Felipe Salles, saxophone; Catherine Jensen-Hole, voice; Fumi Tomita, bass; Robert Ferrier, guitar & Thomas Giampietro, drums

Apr 11, 2022
Symphony Orchestra bass section

UMass Symphony Orchestra

Tillis Performance Hall
7:30 pm

Morihiko Nakahara, conductor