Upcoming Events


E.g., 09/18/2018
E.g., 09/18/2018
Nov 02

David Alexander Rahbee and Ludovic Morlot conduct the University Symphony and faculty cellist Sæunn Thorsteinsdóttir in a program of music by Brahms, Bloch, and Hindemith. Sæunn Thorsteinsdóttir is featured soloist on Bloch’s Schelomo (Hebraic Rhapsody)....

Nov 03

Hailed as “one of Asia’s best” by The Los Angeles Times, the Taiwan Philharmonic is an affiliate of the National Chiang Kai-Shek Cultural Center, Taiwan’s leading center for the performing arts. Led by Shao-Chia Lü,...

Date
Nov 08
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Nov 10, 2018
Venue
Nov 08
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Nov 10, 2018

“One of the most innovative troupes on the experimental dance scene,” (The New York Times) Compagnie Käfig performs a dazzling fusion of circus acrobatics, martial arts and virtuoso street dancing. Founded by renowned hip-hop artist Mourad Merzouki,...

Nov 13

Hailed as "the future of chamber music" (Strings), Brooklyn Rider explores the healing properties of music in a unique Meany Center program. The slow movement of Beethoven's Opus 132 is among the most profound expressions...

Nov 16

From the Carpathian mountains, Kurbasy traces contemporary connections to an archaic past. Making their first-ever U.S. tour, the actress-singers are a beautifully blended vocal trio intermixing multi-faceted music, folk-influenced costumes and phantasmagoric images to explore...

Fefu and Her Friends
Date
Nov 25
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Dec 09, 2018
Venue
Nov 25
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Dec 09, 2018

Written by María Irene Fornés
Directed by Valerie Curtis-Newton, UW Drama faculty, Head of Directing
November 28 – December 9, 2018

Professor Valerie Curtis-Newton directs an all-female cast in María Irene Fornés’ Fefu and Her Friends. Fornés, the...

Chamber Singers and University Chorale: Songs of the Americas
Nov 29

The University Chorale (Giselle Wyers, director) and UW Chamber Singers (Geoffrey Boers, director) present works celebrating the varied cultures that make up the American continents. This concert previews repertoire in preparation of the choirs’...

Percussion Ensemble: Percussion Music as Revolution
Nov 30

The University of Washington Percussion Ensemble (Bonnie Whiting, director) presents its fall quarter concert, performing the U.S. premiere of Yiheng Yvonne Wu’s percussion quartet Violent Tender, Edgard Varèse’s groundbreaking Ionisation, and The Glass Abattoirfor speaking percussion ensemble by...

Dec 03

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

Studio Jazz Ensemble & UW Modern Band
Dec 04

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.

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CarolFest
Dec 05

This popular annual program by the Chamber Singers, University Chorale, University Singers, Treble Choir, Gospel Choir, and UW Glee Club features seven conductors, six choral ensembles, five hundred singers, four graduate conductors, three choral faculty,...

Wind Ensemble and Symphonic Band with Donna Shin, flute
Dec 06

The UW Wind Ensemble and Symphonic Band perform music by Joseph Schwantner, Gustav Holst, and UW faculty composer Huck Hodge in their fall quarter concert. With Donna Shin, flute.

The Awakening Hour (2018), Joseph...

UW Symphony with Robin McCabe, piano
Dec 07
David Alexander Rahbee conducts the University Symphony in a performance of music by Sibelius, Rachmaninoff, Stenhammar, and Mussorgsky/Ravel, including Rachmaninoff’s Piano Concerto No. 2, Op. 18 in C Minor, with faculty pianist Robin McCabe. 
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Dec 08

Two-time Grammy Award-winning Turtle Island Quartet presents Winter’s Eve, a concert of winter music and year-end celebrations from around the globe. Turtle Island delves into the timeless music that has been an integral part of wintertime festivities...

Ethnomusicology Visiting Artist Concert: Ganesh Rajagopalan, violin - Traditional and New Music of South India
Dec 08

Fall Quarter Ethnomusicology Visiting Ganesh Rajagopalan, master violinist and vocalist of Carnatic music, is known in India and worldwide for his virtuosity as a violinist and for his innovative approach to music-making, in which he...

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