Upcoming Events

E.g., 09/18/2018
E.g., 09/18/2018
Faculty Recital: Sæunn Thorsteinsdóttir, cello
Oct 16

Cello faculty artist-in-residence Sæunn Thorsteinsdóttir is joined by French-Romanian pianist Alexandra Joan in a recital centered around fin-de-siecle Vienna from a young cellist´s view. On the program is Schubert´s Arpeggione Sonata, six songs by Brahms and...

Oct 17

Marc-André Hamelin's unrivaled combination of musicianship and technique has earned him legendary status as a pianist and accolades for his ability to shine both in the exploration of unfamiliar music as well as beloved classic repertoire....

Music of Today: Mivos Quartet
Oct 23

The New-York-City-based Mivos Quartet, “one of America’s most daring and ferocious new-music ensembles” (The Chicago Reader), is devoted to performing works of contemporary composers and presenting new music to diverse audiences. In...

Faculty Recital: Cristina Valdés, piano
Oct 26

The faculty pianist presents a program of 20th century masterpieces including Bartok's Piano Sonata and works by Satie and Stockhausen.

Guest Artist Concert: Robyn Schulkowsky, percussion
Oct 27
Oct 27

An active musician on five continents, percussionist Robyn Schulkowsky moved to Germany during a heyday of experimental and adventurous classical composition, premiering and recording some of the most important percussion works of the 20th and...

Music of Today: DXARTS
Oct 30

The Center for Digital Arts and Experimental Media and the School of Music co-present this series devoted to groundbreaking new works and modern classics by faculty and guest composers.

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,...

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...

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.

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,...