Upcoming Events


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Organ
Apr 23

Naxos recording artist Julia Brown, director of music and organist at First United Methodist Church in Eugene, Oregon, performs a recital on the UW’s Littlefield Organ.

Series Background: Notable visiting artists and students of Professor...

Man playing violin
Date
Apr 28
Venue
Apr 28

David Alexander Rahbee conducts members of the UW Symphony and UW violinist Luke Fitzpatrick in a program of works by Vasks and Mozart. 

Dido & Aeneas
Date
Apr 30
Venue
Apr 30

In the late 17th century Henry Purcell had a musical life of Mozartian proportions – tragically short yet unbelievably brilliant. Synthesizing all the best elements of contemporary English, French and Italian music, he created the...

Brechemin Piano Series
Date
May 04
Venue
May 04

UW music students perform works for piano.

Harry Partch
Date
May 05
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May 07, 2017
Venue
May 05
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May 07, 2017

Twentieth century maverick composer Harry Partch turned Sophocles’s play Oedipus into a visual and aural extravaganza, combining spoken word, instrumentation, theater, and dance into a multi-genre theatrical work. Composed in the early 1950s and rarely...

Intersections
Date
May 07
Venue
May 07

Piano Professor Robin McCabe produces this quarterly series highlighting music inspired by great works of literature, performed by top UW music students and special guests. Each performance includes a pre-concert lecture. The May 7 program...

Evergreen Trio
Date
May 11
Venue
May 11

Co-winners of the School of Music’s 2016 Strings and Piano Chamber Competition, the Evergreen Trio, coached by faculty cellist Sæunn Thorsteinsdóttir, features the musical talents of  Natalie Ham, flute, Vijay Chalasani, viola, and Lauren Wessels,...

Music of Today
Date
May 12
Venue
May 12

The University of Washington School of Music and The Center for Digital Arts and Experimental Media (DXARTS) co-sponsor this series featuring groundbreaking new works and modern classics by faculty and guest composers.

IMPFEST
Date
May 12
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May 13, 2017
Venue
May 12
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May 13, 2017

UW Music and the student-run Improvised Music Project (IMP) present IMPFest IX, the ninth annual festival pairing up-and-coming student musicians with professional musicians and jazz studies faculty. This year’s festival features renowned guitarist Bill Frisell...

Frequench
Date
May 13
Venue
May 13

Frequency turns its lens on Bach in this performance by the trio—UW faculty members Sæunn Thorsteinsdóttir (cello) and Melia Watras (viola), and Pacific Northwest Ballet concertmaster Michael Jinsoo Lim (violin)—of selections from Bach’s Goldberg Variations,...

Emily Dickinson
Date
May 13
Venue
May 13

Singer Emel Mathlouthi has been called "The Voice of the Tunisian Revolution." In 2010, her song “Kelmti Horra” (my word is free) became an anthem for protesters during the Arab Spring. Banned from her country's...

Voice Division Recital
Date
May 15
Venue
May 15

Students of Thomas Harper, Kari Ragan, and Cyndia Sieden perform art songs and arias from France, Germany, Italy, and beyond.

Kirill Gerstein
Date
May 16
Venue
May 16

The multifaceted Russian pianist Kirill Gerstein has rapidly ascended into classical music’s highest ranks, with a masterful technique, discerning intelligence and a musical curiosity that has led him to explore repertoire spanning centuries and styles....

MFA Dance Concert
Date
May 17
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May 21, 2017
Venue
May 17
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May 21, 2017

Treat yourself to inventive and vibrant new work by our world-class MFA candidates. Working with highly trained dance students, they demonstrate their professional expertise inventing movement that will surprise and delight. Always exceedingly imaginative and...

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