Upcoming Events


E.g., 09/18/2018
E.g., 09/18/2018
Guest Artist Concert: Robyn Schulkowsky, percussion
Date
Oct 27
Venue
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...

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...

Date
Jan 13
Venue
Jan 13

Renowned guitarist (and affiliate UW Music faculty member) Bill Frisell and UW Music faculty band Indigo Mist (Cuong Vu, trumpet; Richard Karpen, piano; Ted Poor, drums; and Juan Pampin, live electronics) present a program...

Harry Partch Ensemble
Date
Feb 09
Venue
Feb 09

Works by Harry Partch and other contemporary composers are featured in this performance featuring Partch’s hand-made musical instruments, which are in long-term residence at the UW under the direction of composer and Partch expert...

Dance Majors Concert
Date
Mar 06
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Mar 10, 2019
Venue
Mar 06
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Mar 10, 2019

The Dance Majors Concert features new work from undergraduate choreographers and dancers. This concert combines immersive sound, innovative set and costume designs, and performances by emerging, adventurous new artists.

IMPORTANT NOTES:

• The show on...

Harry Partch Ensemble
Date
Apr 13
Venue
Apr 13

Works by Harry Partch and other contemporary composers are featured in this performance featuring Partch’s hand-made musical instruments, which are in long-term residence at the UW under the direction of composer and Partch expert...

Vocal Theatre Workshop: Philip Glass: Hydrogen Jukebox
Date
Apr 26
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Apr 27, 2019
Venue
Apr 26
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Apr 27, 2019

UW Vocal Theatre Workshop presents the Northwest premiere of Hydrogen Jukebox, composed by Philip Glass, with a libretto by Beat poet Allen Ginsberg.  A modern classic, this work of music-theatre challenges artists and...

MFA Dance Concert
Date
May 15
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May 19, 2019
Venue
May 15
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May 19, 2019

Six MFA candidates in dance invite you to participate in the premiere of six conceptually and aesthetically diverse works. Drawing from jazz, performance art, improvisational practices and contemporary dance, these new works grapple with time,...

IMPFest
Date
May 24
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May 25, 2019
Venue
May 24
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May 25, 2019

The student-led Improvised Music Project and the School of Music present IMPFest XI, featuring students and faculty from the UW Jazz Studies Program performing with internationally renowned musicians, including guitarist Bill Frisell and other...

Studio Jazz Ensemble & UW Modern Band
Date
May 28
Venue
May 28

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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Percussion Ensemble
Date
May 31
Venue
May 31

Percussion Studies chair Bonnie Whiting directs students from the UW Percussion Studio in this end-of-year performance. Also appearing:  The UW Steel Drum Band (Shannon Dudley, director) and the UW Gamelan Ensemble (Christina Sunardi, director)....