Upcoming Events


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E.g., 11/18/2017
Drumsticks
Date
Dec 01
Venue
Dec 01
The University of Washington Percussion Ensemble (Bonnie Whiting, director) presents a theatrical version of John Cage's recently-discovered radio play "The City Wears a Slouch Hat," pairing Cage's vintage music with brand new music by...
UW Studio jazz band
Date
Dec 06
Venue
Dec 06
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....
Date
Mar 08
Venue
Mar 08
Stephen Stubbs and Cyndia Sieden lead students from the UW voice program in scenes from 20th century operas, including Benjamin Britten’s 1948 adaptation of John Gay’s The Beggar’s Opera....
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....
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...

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.
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...