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Monday, December 18, 2017 @ 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Location: Granoff Center, Studio 1

Throughout this semester, the students of Real-time Systems (MUSC 1210) have experimented with MaxMSP and used digital signal processing techniques to create unique performance systems, instruments, and collaborations focused on real-time processes.

Concert: Building Musical Instruments MUSC 1240I

Saturday, December 16, 2017 @ 8:00pm - 10:00pm

Location: Granoff Center, Studio 1

This end-of-term concert for "Building Musical Instruments" (MUSC 1240I) is free and open to the public. In "Building Musical Instruments," the students study and create expressive musical sound by building acoustic, analog, and digital instruments. Using sonic goals as inspiration for design features, they build handheld acoustic instruments, contact microphones, basic synthesizers, and digital controllers, and they consider the ways in which these distinct objects can work together to form a musical performance system.

MEME Ensemble Final Concert

Thursday, December 14, 2017 @ 8:00pm - 10:00pm

Location: Fulton Rehearsal Hall

The Electroacoustic Improv Ensemble (also known as the MEME Ensemble) is an group devoted to free improvisation with new media. Experimental approaches to sound and focused listening techniques are explored with acoustic instruments, live electronics, real-time video, together with networked improvisation, and more. This end-of-term concert is free and open to the public.

Fermata Concert

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 @ 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Location: Grant Recital Hall

Fermata gives its end-of-term concert. Fermata is a student music group that works to build connections across campus and initiate collaboration between composers and performers. The board organizes a concert once a semester to showcase student works in diverse styles and genres. Fermata aims to make participation in any and all capacities as accessible as possible for people of all experience levels and backgrounds.

AMP Strings & Chamber Music Recital

Sunday, December 10, 2017 @ 1:00pm - 3:00pm

Location: RISD Museum

Student Chamber Music ensembles and strings players from the Applied Music Program perform their end-of-term concert. Free and open to the public.

Brown University Chorus

Saturday, December 9, 2017 @ 8:00pm - 10:00pm

Location: >> OFF CAMPUS LOCATION: see description for details

Frederick Jodry leads the Brown University Chorus in a performance of Handel and Bach on December 9 at Grace Church in Providence, RI.

Program
Handel: Messiah (part I)
Bach: Christmas Oratorio (Cantatas I & III)

Elise Groves, soprano
Brad DeSilva, countertenor
Andrew Brown, tenor
Ian Pomerantz, bass
with an orchestra of period instruments led by Judson Griffin

AMP Piano Recital

Saturday, December 9, 2017 @ 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Location: Grant Recital Hall

Students in the Applied Music Program perform works for the piano. Free and open to the public.

Brown and Oxford University Wind Symphonies Concert

Friday, December 8, 2017 @ 8:00pm - 10:00pm

Location: Sayles Hall Auditorium

The Brown University Wind Symphony, conducted by Matthew McGarrell, will perform in a program shared with the Oxford University Wind Orchestra, conducted by Chloe Rooke.  The program will also feature the Brown Percussion Ensemble, conducted by Kevin Plouffe. This event is free and open to the public.

Irene Tang Violin Recital

Friday, December 8, 2017 @ 6:15pm - 7:15pm

Location: Grant Recital Hall

Irene Tang '19 performs works by Wieniawski and Brahms. Kenyon Alexander, violin, and Benjamin Naccar, piano, accompany. Free and open to the public.

Wieniawski: Études-Caprices for 2 violins, Op. 18
with Kenyon Alexander, violin

Brahms: Violin Sonata No. 3, Op. 108
with Benjamin Nacar, piano

Piano Workshop

Friday, December 8, 2017 @ 4:00pm - 5:30pm

Location: Grant Recital Hall

Students from the Applied Music Program in the Department of Music take part in this workshop. Open to the public for observation.

Brown Bag Concert

Friday, December 8, 2017 @ 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Location: Sayles Hall Auditorium

Students from the Department of Music perform at this lunchtime concert. Free and open to the public.

Ghanaian Drumming & Dance Concert

Wednesday, December 6, 2017 @ 7:30pm - 9:00pm

Location: Grant Recital Hall

The Ghanaian Drumming & Dancing Ensemble gives its end-of-semester concert with guest dancers Kwabena Boateng & Genevieve Simmons. This event is free and open to the public.

Jazz Combos Concert

Tuesday, December 5, 2017 @ 8:00pm - 9:30pm

Location: Grant Recital Hall

Students from the Department of Music perform a jazz concert in ensembles of various size and instrumentation. Free and open to the public.

AMP Jazz Recital

Tuesday, December 5, 2017 @ 4:00pm - 5:30pm

Location: Fulton Rehearsal Hall

Students from the Applied Music Program perform their end-of-term jazz recital. Free and open to the public.

AMP Winds Recital

Monday, December 4, 2017 @ 4:00pm - 5:30pm

Location: Fulton Rehearsal Hall

Student winds players from the Applied Music Program perform their end-of-term concert. Free and open to the public.

Composition Seminar Concert

Sunday, December 3, 2017 @ 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Location: Grant Recital Hall

Compositions written by students from the Department of Music are performed at this end-of-term concert. Free and open to the public.

Lessons & Carols

Sunday, December 3, 2017 @ 4:00pm - 5:30pm

Location: Sayles Hall Auditorium

Brown’s Annual Service of Lessons and Carols will take place Sunday, December 3 at 4 p.m. in Sayles Hall on the Main Green. Mark Steinbach, University Organist, will perform, along with the Brown University Chorus, directed by Frederick Jodry, and the Brown Brass Ensemble. A tradition now in its 101st year, Lessons and Carols is sponsored by the Office of the Chaplains and Religious Life and the Department of Music. All are welcome. Admission is free.

Brown University Orchestra Concert

Friday, December 1, 2017 @ 8:00pm - 10:00pm

Location: Sayles Hall Auditorium

Mussorgsky: Introduction to The Khovansky Affair
Tchaikovsky: Romeo and Juliet Fantasy-Overture
Shostakovich: Symphony No. 5

Online tickets will be available for purchase until 4:00pm on November 30th. After this time, online tickets will no longer be available. All remaining tickets will be sold at the door starting an hour before the concert is scheduled to begin. If you purchased an online ticket, you may pick it up at the door.

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