Upcoming Events


E.g., 01/17/2018
E.g., 01/17/2018
student playing piano
Date
May 17
Venue
May 17
Student jazz ensembles pay homage to the icons of jazz and break new ground with original progressive jazz compositions. 
Complexions Contemporary Ballet
Date
May 17
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May 19, 2018
Venue
May 17
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May 19, 2018
Combining technical precision, power and passion, Complexions Contemporary Ballet transcends tradition in a groundbreaking mix of styles ranging from ballet to hip hop. Led by former Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater virtuosos and So You...
Guitar
Date
May 18
Venue
May 18
Students of Michael Partington perform music of Italy, including Antonio Salieri's Sinfonia Veneziana, Sonatas by Domenico Scarlatti, and music by Mauro Giuliani and Ferdinando Carulli.
Orchestra posing in front of rocky river and riverbed
Date
May 19
Venue
May 19
The Cascades Meet the Rockies 
Faculty artist-in-residence Barry Lieberman and violinist Maria Larionoff perform in the Seattle debut of the Missoula, Montana-based String Orchestra of the Rockies, a 15-member conductor-less ensemble of musicians...
Gospel choir and conductor
Date
May 21
Venue
May 21

Phyllis Byrdwell leads the 100-voice gospel choir in songs of praise, jubilation, and other expressions of the Gospel tradition.

School of Drama Mainstage Season 2017-18
Date
May 22
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Jun 03, 2018
Venue
May 22
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Jun 03, 2018
By Karen Hartman, Senior Artist-in-Residence
Directed by Allison Narver, guest director
 
Max, a single lesbian, just gave birth. She’s unemployed, with a house that’s falling apart, an ex on the loose, and no...
Baroque Ensemble
Date
May 22
Venue
May 22
Carole Terry and Tekla Cunningham direct UW music students in a program of music of the Baroque era.
Male choir singing
Date
May 23
Venue
May 23
UW’s top auditioned choirs present their spring quarter concert. 
jazz ensemble performing
Date
May 23
Venue
May 23
The Studio Jazz Ensemble performs big band arrangements and repertory selections. The Modern Band performs innovative arrangements of jazz standards, selections from the outer limits of the genre, and new original compositions....
Man in tuxedo playing clarinet solo
Date
May 24
Venue
May 24
The UW Wind Ensemble and Symphonic, Band present their spring quarter concert, performing music by David Maslanka, Igor Stravinsky, and others.
Woman playing flute behind woman playing violin
Date
May 24
Venue
May 24

The University of Washington Modern Music Ensemble, Cristina Valdés, director, performs works of our time in several concerts each year. Including repertoire from the early to mid-20th century and beyond, the group focuses on small...

Choral singers singing
Date
May 25
Venue
May 25
The University Singers, Women’s Choir, and Men’s Glee Club present their popular year-end concert.
Three drums
Date
May 25
Venue
May 25
Percussion Studies chair Bonnie Whiting directs students from the UW Percussion Studio and Ethnomusicology faculty Shannon Dudley directs the UW Steelpan Ensemble in this end-of-year performance.
Trio posing in front of building with cello case
Date
May 27
Venue
May 27
Frequency (violinist Michael Jinsoo Lim, violist Melia Watras and cellist Sæunn Thorsteinsdóttir) welcomes special guest violinist Yura Lee, recipient of the prestigious Avery Fisher Career Grant, to the Meany Theater stage. Lee will perform...
four piece band plays in black studio space
Date
May 30
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May 31, 2018
Venue
May 30
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May 31, 2018
Over the past ten years the student-led Improvised Music Project has instigated new directions in Seattle’s jazz and improvised music scene. The annual festival, which groups up-and-coming musicians, faculty all-stars, and seasoned professionals of international...

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