Events Archive

Crossings: Aurea Ensemble with Yang Wei

Friday, June 1, 2018 @ 8:00pm - 10:00pm

Location: Grant Recital Hall

Crossings celebrates the deep and surprising connections between Eastern and Western cultures, from ancient times through the present. In a rich tapestry of readings and music, this cross-cultural collaboration includes works for pipa and string quartet by Zhu-Jian’er and Lou Harrison, alongside music of Maurice Ravel, Bright Sheng and Michio Mamiya. A highlight of this program is the collaborative presence of Yang Wei, internationally acclaimed pipa virtuoso and member of Yo-Yo Ma’s famed Silk Road Ensemble. Free and open to the public.

Commencement

Sunday, May 27, 2018 @ 2:30pm - 4:30pm

Location: Grant Recital Hall

The Department of Music hosts its ceremony for Music concentrators.

Jagolinzer Recital

Saturday, May 26, 2018 @ 5:00pm - 7:00pm

Location: Grant Recital Hall

Join the Department of Music for its 37th Annual Dr. Carl and Dorothy O. Jagolinzer Recital. Reception at 4:15pm, Recital at 5:00pm.

This concert is sponsored in loving memory of Dr. Carl Jagolinzer (1897-1996) and his wife, Dorothy O. Jagolinzer (1900-1945), parents of Marion Jagolinzer Goldsmith, Class of 1943, and Lois Jagolinzer Fain, Class of 1949.

BLIP: Brown Laptop Improvisation Project, featuring students from Music 1225: Networked Systems for Musical Performance

Tuesday, May 15, 2018 @ 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Location: Granoff Center, Studio 1

An evening of new performances and experimental data strategies by students in Music 1225: Networked Systems for Musical Performance.

Featuring performances by Hollis Jenkins, Sam McKinney, Eli Neuman-Hammond, Joanna Podias, Taylor Riner, Mena Sachdev, and Max Sternlicht

Those attending the concert will have the opportunity not just to listen, but to taste the new BLIP API: application-pizza-interface. Free pizza will be served. See you there!

Free and open to the public

MEME Ensemble: Microphone as Instrument

Monday, May 14, 2018 @ 6:30pm - 8:00pm

Location: Fulton Rehearsal Hall

Please join us for a dynamic evening of sound installations, listening experiments, and performances! The end-of-semester concert for MEME Ensemble: Microphone as Instrument will feature new sonic works from an incredibly talented group of creative individuals including: Baird Acheson, Eli Backer, Kyle Brier, Zack Davey, Kish Haththotuwegama, Geoffrey Hazard, Alina Kulman, Lindsay Sack, Peter Tomasi, Lily Wright, and Yoel Zaid.

Scott Guo Piano Recital

Saturday, May 5, 2018 @ 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Location: Grant Recital Hall

RISD student Scott Guo performs works by Rachmaninoff, Beethoven, Chopin, and Prokofiev. This event is free and open to the public.

Program

Rachmaninoff: 10 Preludes, Op. 23: No. 4 in D Major. Andante cantabile
Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 7 in D Major, Op. 10, No. 3
Chopin: Piano Concerto No.1 in E Minor, Op.11
Prokofiev: Piano Sonata No. 7 in B-Flat, Op. 83: III. Precipitato

AMP Piano Recital

Saturday, May 5, 2018 @ 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Location: Grant Recital Hall

Piano students in the Department's Applied Music Program give their final recital of the semester. This performance is free and open to the public.

To request special services, accommodations, or assistance for this event, please contact Lauren Bitsoli [401-863-3234] as far in advance of the event as possible.

Wind Symphony Concert

Friday, May 4, 2018 @ 8:00pm - 10:00pm

Location: Salomon Center, Room 101 (De Ciccio Family Auditorium)

The Brown University Wind Symphony & Percussion Ensemble perform under the direction of guest conductor, Kevin Plouffe. The concert is free and open to the public.

To request special services, accommodations, or assistance for this event, please contact Lauren Bitsoli [401-863-3234] as far in advance of the event as possible.

Program

Percussion Ensemble
Aquarium from “Carnival of the Animals” (2011)
by Camille Saint-Saens (1835-1921),
arr. Matt Moore

Evan Browning Senior Recital

Friday, May 4, 2018 @ 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Location: Grant Recital Hall

A pastiche of short pieces for piano and friends. Joining Evan on stage will be the inimitable Katie Rademacher, Philip Hinch and Leni Kreienberg. This recital will be paired with post-concert desserts and merriment! Free and open to the public.

MUSC2280 Concert

Thursday, May 3, 2018 @ 8:00pm - 10:00pm

Location: Grant Recital Hall

A final concert for Designing Large-Scale Multimedia Projects (MUSC 2280). The course is a production seminar designed for students working on a single, large project in Multimedia and/or Computer Music. It covers planning and implementation strategies, with group critiques of proposals and works-in-progress. The class structure includes individual lessons for students working on a graduate or undergraduate thesis project. This final concert event is free and open to the public.

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