Events Archive

Jazz Composer's Concert

Thursday, March 19, 2015 @ 8:00pm - 9:30pm

Location: Grant Recital Hall

Featuring the work of pianist and composer Ron Sanfilippo

with

John McKenna, saxophones

Bryan Rizutto, bass

Mike Coffee, drums

 

Jazz Combos concert

Tuesday, March 17, 2015 @ 8:00pm - 9:30pm

Location: Grant Recital Hall

Department jazz combos perform a midterm concert.

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

Chorus: Cuba Tour Send-Off Concert

Sunday, March 15, 2015 @ 3:00pm - 4:15pm

Location: Sayles Hall Auditorium

Music of American and Latin American composers: Wachner, Whitacre, Thompson, Lauridson, Aguiar and Halffter. Featuring Aaron Copland’s “In the Beginning” with Mariami Bekauri, Mezzo Soprano.

 

Frederick Jodry, conductor.

Tickets are $10 Adults and $3 Students.  Tickets will be sold online only until Friday, March 13 at 4:00pm.  Click the link PURCHASE TICKETS.  Any available tickets after that time will be sold at the door one-hour before the performance.  Cash or check only. 

Piano Workshop

Friday, March 13, 2015 @ 4:00pm - 5:30pm

Location: Grant Recital Hall

Students in the Applied Music Program participate in a piano workshop.

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

Alumni Panel: Making it in Music

Monday, March 9, 2015 @ 12:00pm - 1:30pm

Location: Grant Recital Hall

"Making it in Music" is a panel consisting of 3-4 alumni of the Brown University Music Department.  The panelists will each briefly share with the audience their past and current projects related to music.  Then, moderator Brad Fugate will lead the panelists in a series of questions and discussions related to the joys and challenges of creating and maintaining a career in music.

Panelists are Jon Schapiro '90, Dan Teicher '06, Trevor Pollack '09 and Ben Nicholson '11.

Aurea presents 'Anthem'

Sunday, March 8, 2015 @ 7:30pm - 9:30pm

Location: Grant Recital Hall

Part of Aurea's centennial remembrance of the onset of the Great War, Anthem was inspired by Wilfred Owen’s iconic poem, Anthem for Doomed Youth, printed posthumously in 1920. This program amplifies the recurrent themes in the play, Not About Heroes by Stephen MacDonald, also being performed by Aurea at Brown University, Monday, March 9th, in Pembroke Hall 305.

Viola and Piano Recital: Richard O’Neill and Peter Asimov

Sunday, March 8, 2015 @ 2:00pm - 3:30pm

Location: Granoff Center for the Creative Arts, Martinos Auditorium

Violist Richard O’Neill is an Emmy Award winner, two-time Grammy nominee, and Avery Fisher Career Grant recipient. Pianist Peter Asimov ’14 is a three-time concerto competition winner while at Brown, he performed Prokofiev's Piano Concerto No. 3, Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 3, and Gershwin's Piano Concerto in F with the Brown University Orchestra.   He and Mr. O'Neill performed together last spring on a six city tour in South Korea.

Senior Recital: Alex Warstadt

Saturday, March 7, 2015 @ 8:00pm - 9:15pm

Location: Grant Recital Hall

Voice recital performed by Alex Warstadt '15.   Program TBA.

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

Faculty Organ Recital: Philip Glass, Bach and Heiller

Saturday, February 28, 2015 @ 8:00pm - 9:30pm

Location: Sayles Hall

Program (subject to change):

Jubilatio (1976) Anton Heiller (1923-1979)
Preludium et Fuga in a moll, BWV 542, Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
Metamorphosis One (1988) Philip Glass (b. 1937)
Satyagraha Act III-Conclusion (1980), Philip Glass, (arr. By Michael Riesman)
Dance No. 4 for organ (1979), Philip Glass

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Orchestra concert: Music by Nielsen, Prokofiev, and Glass

Friday, February 27, 2015 @ 8:00pm - 9:30pm

Location: Sayles Hall Auditorium

Paul Phillips, conductor.  

Program (subject to change):

  • NIELSEN – Saga-Dream 
  • PROKOFIEV – Violin Concerto No. 2 in G Minor, Op. 63 featuring Gianluca Pane ‘16, violin soloist (2014 Concerto Competition winner)
  • GLASS – Symphony No. 2 (RI Premiere)

Tickets are $15 General Admission.  $5 with Brown/RISD ID, seniors (65+) and students. 

Piano Master Class

Sunday, February 22, 2015 @ 10:00am - 11:30am

Location: Grant Recital Hall

Led by Joyce Yang, pianist featuring Brown students in the Applied Music Program and students in the RI Philharmonic Music School.

Piano Workshop

Friday, February 6, 2015 @ 4:00pm - 5:30pm

Location: Grant Recital Hall

Students in the Applied Music Program participate in a piano workshop.

Grant Recital Hall is newly renovated and accessible. To request special services, accommodations or assistance for this event, please contact Ashley Lundh [401.863.3234 - Ashley_Lundh@brown.edu] as far in advance of the event as possible.

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