Events Archive

Music Now

Thursday, April 7, 2016 @ 4:15pm - 6:00pm

Location: Orwig Music Building, Room 315

The Department of Music Launches Music Now: A New Forum for Contemporary Music

This week's guest is composer & trumpeter, Tom Bergeron!

Free & open to the public

A trumpeter, composer, producer, and educator known for excelling in both the classical and jazz realms, Thomas Bergeron exemplifies a new breed of 21st century artists. 

Brown Bag Concert

Thursday, April 7, 2016 @ 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Location: Sayles Hall Auditorium

Bring your lunch and enjoy a free concert featuring Music Department students. You can stay for one or two pieces or the entire hour. Water and fruit will be provided.

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

"On a Plane"- Honors Thesis Installation

Monday, April 4, 2016 - Tuesday, April 5, 2016

Location: Granoff Center, Studio 1

"On a Plane" is an interactive deep listening space where participants interact with a sonic environment and with each other.

Opening night reception will be held on Monday April 4th from 7-9PM in the Englander Studio next to the installation in Studio 1.

 

Free & open to the public

Music Now

Thursday, March 24, 2016 @ 4:15pm - 6:00pm

Location: Orwig Music Building, Room 315

The Department of Music Launches Music Now: A New Forum for Contemporary Music

This week's guest is expert in computer music & digital media, Tom Erbe!

Free & open to the public!

 

Tom Erbe has had an important role in American experimental and electronic music of the last 20 years. In addition to his pioneering and widely used program SoundHack, he has become one of the most sought after and respected sound engineers for contemporary music.

Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra Masterclass

Sunday, March 20, 2016 @ 10:00am - 11:30am

Location: Grant Recital Hall

Join the Brown Music Department and the Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra for a Masterclass with Alexander Toradze, a classical concert pianist, best known for his classical Russian repertoire.

Free & open to the public


Alexander Toradze is universally recognized as a masterful virtuoso in the grand Romantic tradition. With his unorthodox interpretations, deeply poetic lyricism, and intense emotional excitement, he lays claim to his own strong place in the lineage of great Russian pianists.

Piano Extravaganza

Saturday, March 19, 2016 @ 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Location: Grant Recital Hall

Join the Music Department for a concert of piano ensembles and duets!

8 hands, 2 pianos

6 hands, 1 piano

 

Free & open to the public

Chorus Concert

Friday, March 18, 2016 @ 8:00pm - 10:00pm

Location: Sayles Hall Auditorium

Join the Brown University Chorus for their first concert of the Spring semester!

Purchase tickets Here

  

Frederick Jodry conducts the Brown University Chorus in Kodaly's "Missa Brevis" and his Folksong settings - "Matra Pictures", selections from the St. John Liturgy by Rachmaninoff, and Stephen Chatman's "There is Sweet Music" 3 settings of English Romantic poetry with obosit Kevin Darrow.

 

AMP Voice Master Class

Thursday, March 17, 2016 @ 5:00pm - 7:00pm

Location: Grant Recital Hall

Join the Music Department for a Voice Masterclass with special guest, Katherine Growdon!

 

Free & open to the public

Music Now

Thursday, March 17, 2016 @ 4:15pm - 6:00pm

Location: Orwig Music Building, Room 315

The Department of Music Launches Music Now: A New Forum for Contemporary Music

This week's guest is an exciting composer of the new American generation, Sean Shepherd!

3 Recently Restored Chaplin Shorts with Live Music!

Tuesday, March 15, 2016 @ 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Location: Granoff Center, Martinos Auditorium

Introduction to Il Cinema Ritrovato on Tour 2016: Guy Borlée (Cineteca of Bologna) and Massimo Riva (Brown University). "Chaplin at Mutual: 1916-2016," Philip Rosen (Brown University) in conversation with Donald Sosin and Paul Phillips. Screening: The Count (1916); The Pawnshop (1916); The Adventurer (1917.) Three recently restored Chaplin shorts from the Mutual period accompanied live by Donald Sosin and the Brown University orchestra, directed by Paul Phillips (original score and orchestration by Donald Sosin.)

Orchestra Concert

Saturday, March 5, 2016 @ 8:00pm - 10:00pm

Location: Sayles Hall

Join the Brown University Orchestra for their first performance of the Spring semester, "INTRODUCING ERIC NATHAN".

Purchase tickets HERE

Orchestra Concert

Friday, March 4, 2016 @ 8:00pm - 10:00pm

Location: Sayles Hall

Join the Brown University Orchestra for their first concert of the Spring semester, "INTRODUCING ERIC NATHAN".

Purchase tickets HERE

Music Now

Friday, March 4, 2016 @ 3:00pm - 4:30pm

Location: Orwig Music Building, Room 112

The Department of Music Launches Music Now: A New Forum for Contemporary Music

This week's Music Now is on a new day & in a new location- join us as we welcome Du Yun!

 

Free & open to the public

Brown Bag Concert

Thursday, March 3, 2016 @ 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Location: Sayles Hall Auditorium

Bring your lunch and enjoy a free concert featuring Music Department students. You can stay for one or two pieces or the entire hour. Water and fruit will be provided.

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

Organ Recital

Friday, February 26, 2016 @ 8:00pm - 10:00pm

Location: Sayles Hall Auditorium

Internationally acclaimed Swedish concert organist, composer, and recording artist Hans-Ola Ericsson, currently Prof. of Music at McGill University in Montreal Canada, will be performing the annual E.J. Lownes Memorial Guest Artist Organ Recital Friday February 26 at Sayles Hall, Brown University.  Ericsson, who studied with renowned French composer Olivier Messiaen, will be performing works of Messiaen, Rameau, and his transcription of Swedish composer Arne Mellnäs’  “Omnia tempus habeant.”

Free & open to the public

Hans-Ola Ericsson

Music Now

Friday, February 26, 2016 @ 1:00pm - 2:30pm

Location: Sayles Hall Auditorium

The Department of Music Launches Music Now: A New Forum for Contemporary Music

This week's Music Now is on a new day & in a new location- join us as we welcome internationally acclaimed Swedish concert organist, composer, and recording artist Hans-Ola Ericsson!

Free & Open to the public