Events Archive

Piano Masterclass with Saleem Ashkar

Tuesday, April 25, 2017 @ 4:00pm - 6:00pm

Location: Grant Recital Hall

Join us for a Piano masterclass with Saleem Ashkar! Saleem Ashkar is an acclaimed pianist who debuted at Carnegie Hall at age 22. A recitalist, chamber musician and recording artist, he has performed with the world’s finest orchestras under leading conductors, such as Zubin Mehta, Daniel Barenboim, Christoph Eschenbach and others. He is a graduate of the Royal Academy of Music in London.

Free & open to the public

Orchestra Concert

Sunday, April 23, 2017 @ 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Location: Sayles Hall

Join the Department of Music for it's final Orchestra concerts of the semester!

Purchase tickets here!

Tickets will be available to purchase online until Friday, April 21, 2017 at 3pm. Remaining tickets will be sold at the door.

Jazz Band Concert

Saturday, April 22, 2017 @ 8:00pm - 10:00pm

Location: Grant Recital Hall

Join the department of Music for our Jazz Band Seniors concert!

Free & open to the public

Voice Recital

Saturday, April 22, 2017 @ 2:00pm - 3:30pm

Location: Grant Recital Hall

Voice Recital featuring students from the studio of Kathryne Jennings.

Free & open to the public

Orchestra Concert

Friday, April 21, 2017 @ 8:00pm - 10:00pm

Location: Sayles Hall

Join the Department of Music for it's final Orchestra concerts of the semester!

Purchase tickets here!

Tickets will be available to purchase online until Friday, April 21, 2017 at 3pm. Remaining tickets will be sold at the door.


 

Music Department Diversity Forum

Thursday, April 13, 2017 @ 4:00pm - 5:30pm

Location: Fulton Rehearsal Hall

The Music Department Diversity & Inclusion committee is excited to invite you to a discussion forum. Mena Sachdev, a music concentrator, will be facilitating structured discussion activities, including small-group breakout conversations.
This meeting is open to any student, faculty, or staff affiliated with the Music Department.

Snacks will be served!

Brown Bag Concert

Thursday, April 6, 2017 @ 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Location: Sayles Hall

Bring your lunch and enjoy a free concert featuring Music Department students! Stay for one or two pieces, or the entire concert. Water and fresh fruit will be provided.

Free & open to the public!


To request special services, accommodations or assistance for this event, please contact Madison Maynard [401.863.3234 - madison_maynard@brown.edu] as far in advance of the event as possible.

Voicing Cuba’s Transnational Turn

Wednesday, March 22, 2017 @ 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Location: Orwig Music Building, Room 109

Join the Music Department for "Voicing Cuba's Transnational Turn", an Ethnomusicology colloquium featuring guest speaker Susan Thomas, Associate Professor of Musicology & Women's Studies at the University of Georgia!

Free & open to the public

 


 

CONCERT: Bamboula! Black Music Before the Blues

Tuesday, March 21, 2017 @ 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Location: John Hay Library

On March 21, 2017, the Brown University Library will host two events related to the exhibition entitled, Bamboula! Black Music Before the Blues, conceived and curated by Brown graduate, pianist John Davis ’79. The exhibit will run from March 14 to May 5, 2017. Drawing from materials on display in the exhibition, Mr. Davis will give a multi-media concert performance entitled Bamboula! Black Music Before the Blues: A musical journey with pianist John Davis at 7 p.m. at the Granoff Center for the Creative Arts, Martinos Auditorium.

Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra Masterclass ft. Augustin Hadelich

Sunday, March 19, 2017 @ 10:00am - 12:00pm

Location: Grant Recital Hall

Join the Music Department for a RIPO Masterclass featuring Augustin Hadelich!


Grammy Award-winner Augustin Hadelich has established himself as one of the great violinists of his generation. He has performed with every major orchestra in the U.S., many on numerous occasions, as well as an ever-growing number of major orchestras in the UK, Europe, and the Far East, impressing audiences with his phenomenal technique, poetic sensitivity, and gorgeous tone.

Jazz and Jamaica: A Conversation with Monty Alexander

Friday, March 17, 2017 @ 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Location: Churchill House

Jazz and Jamaica: A Conversation with Monty Alexander Hosted by Dermot Hussey, On Air Host at SiriusXM Friday, March 17 @ 12:00PM - 1:00PM Churchill House George Houston Bass Performing Arts Space 155 Angell Street - Providence, RI Free and Open to Everyone - please arrive 15 minutes early to secure your seat; boxed lunch to be served. Co-sponsored by the Department of Music, Department of Africana Studies/Rites & Reason Theatre, Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies, Center for the Study of Race and Ethnicity in America.

 

Cornerstones: Music of Bach, Beethoven, and Prokofiev

Monday, March 13, 2017 @ 7:30pm - 9:00pm

Location: Grant Recital Hall

Join the Music Department for "Cornerstones: Music of Bach, Beethoven, and Prokofiev", three centuries of transformative masterworks, performed by violinist Katherine Winterstein and pianist Inessa Zaretsky.

The program will feature Bach Sonata in E Major (BWV 1016) Prokofiev Sonata No. 1 in f minor Beethoven Sonata No. 9 in A major, “Kreutzer”.

Free & open to the public

Organist Anne Laver in Recital

Sunday, March 12, 2017 @ 3:00pm - 4:30pm

Location: Sayles Hall Auditorium

Anne Laver, Brown Alum and winner of the prestigious American Guild of Organists’ National Young Artist Competition in Organ Performance, and currently Assistant Professor of Organ and University Organist at Syracuse University, will perform the annual E. J. Lownes Memorial Guest Artist Organ Recital on the 1903 Hutchings-Votey pipe organ Sunday, March 12 at 3 p.m. in Sayles Hall. Laver, who studied organ as an undergraduate at Brown, will perform works of Vierne, Mozart, Pärt, Wammes, and Rheinberger. The recital is open to the public and free of charge.

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