Upcoming Events


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Date
Mar 19
Mar 19

Members of New-York’s acclaimed Talea Ensemble perform composition readings of new UW student works. This event is open to the public for observation.

 
Apr 02

There are few pianists as universally beloved as Emanuel Ax. In constant demand since his 1974 win at the first Arthur Rubinstein International Piano Competition, Ax has earned a reputation for top-notch performances that "seem...

Date
Apr 04
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Apr 06, 2019
Venue
Apr 04
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Apr 06, 2019

Internationally acclaimed for its virtuosic choreography and dance, Ballet Preljocaj presents narrative performances with an exceptionally physical and sculptural style. The company will perform La Fresque (The Painting on the Wall), based on a traditional Chinese legend...

Date
Apr 09
Venue
Apr 09

UW Music alumnus Jeremy Samolesky, now on the faculty of Auburn University, returns to the University of Washington for a solo piano recital on Tues. April 9. He also leads a master class with...

Faculty Recital: Craig Sheppard
Apr 12

Experience a large-scale work for piano solo created from bits and pieces that composer Robert Schumann wasn’t able to incorporate into his previous works when faculty pianist Craig Sheppard performs the composer’s incredible Bunte...

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...

Romeo and Juliet
Date
Apr 13
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Apr 28, 2019
Venue
Apr 13
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Apr 28, 2019

By William Shakespeare
Directed by Geoff Korf, UW Drama faculty, Associate Director
April 17 – 28, 2019
Previews April 13 & 16

What if your first love was someone you’d been told to hate? The most famous...

Date
Apr 13
Apr 13

Called “the new princess of Nubian pop” by The Guardian, Sudanese singer, songwriter and ethnomusicologist Alsarah is passionate about the intersection of culture, music and migration. With a spellbinding voice, she blends East African tunes with Arabic...

Faculty Recital: Melia Watras, viola - Folk
Apr 17

Violist/Composer Melia Watras presents the world premiere of her Folk Style Project, a collection of 13 songs for various combinations of voice and instruments, each one inspired by some personal, artistic connection in her life....

Apr 19

Groundbreaking and category-shattering, this string trio transcends traditional classification, mixing elements of pop, rock and classical forms. With an infectious energy, virtuosity and showmanship, Time for Three performs everything from Bach and Brahms to ingenious...

Date
Apr 25
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Apr 27, 2019
Venue
Apr 25
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Apr 27, 2019

Celebrated around the world for performances of astounding inventiveness and physical beauty, MOMIX takes audiences into surreal and fantastic worlds. Seamlessly blending illusion, physicality, magic and whimsy, these dancer-illusionists, under the direction of Moses Pendleton,...

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...

Music of Today: Kontakte, With Bonnie Whiting, percussion; Cristina Valdés, piano
May 01

The University of Washington School of Music and The Center for Digital Arts and Experimental Media (DXARTS) co-sponsor this series featuring groundbreaking new works and modern classics by faculty and guest composers. This concert features...

Wind Ensemble and Symphonic Band
May 02

The UW Wind Ensemble (Timothy Salzman, director) and Symphonic Band (Steven Morrison, director) present their spring quarter concert, featuring winners of the UW Wind Ensemble Concerto Competition.

UW Symphony Orchestra with Yekwon Sunwoo, piano
May 03

David Alexander Rahbee leads the University of Washington Symphony Orchestra in a program of music by Tchaikovsky and Beethoven. Guest pianist Yekwon Sunwoo, winner of the Fifteenth Van Cliburn International Piano Competition, performs with the...

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