Events Archive

Chorus Concert

Saturday, October 24, 2015 @ 8:00pm - 10:00pm

Location: Sayles Hall Auditorium

Federick Jodry, conductor
with Mark Steinbach, Organ

Music of the Stars and the Sea
"Missa Ave Maris Stella" by Victoria, works of Josquin, Dove, Esenwald, Schumann and Grieg. Settings of poetry by Sara Teasdale and Goethe.

Purchase tickets here:

$10 General, $3 students

Steve Lehman Concert of New Work

Wednesday, October 21, 2015 @ 8:00pm - 10:00pm

Location: Grant Recital Hall

Free & open to the public

Artist-in-Residence Steve Lehman plays new Interactive and improvisational music with graduate students in composition from the Department of Music

Sounds of Portugal: Fado with Ana Laíns and Pedro Galveias

Tuesday, October 20, 2015 @ 8:00pm - 10:00pm

Location: Grant Recital Hall

Free & open to the public

Cosponsored by the Department of Music and the Department of Brazilian and Portuguese Studies

The music of this group embraces traditional and contemporary expressions of Portuguese fado. With stories of heartache, joy and longing, the singers conjure images of Portugal’s centuries-old history and of our shared human condition. 

Family Weekend Brunch Recital

Saturday, October 17, 2015 @ 11:00am - 1:00pm

Location: Grant Recital Hall

A light brunch will be served at 10:15AM, followed by a Recital performance presenting students from the Applied Music Program, Chamber music, and ensembles. There is also a Master Class at 1:00PM.

Applied Music Voice Master Class

Tuesday, October 13, 2015 @ 4:00pm - 6:00pm

Location: Grant Recital Hall

Join the Music Department for an Applied Music Voice Masterclass with Andrew Garland,  a baritone voice faculty member.

Free & open to the public

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

Panel: Thresholds of Sound (Steve Lehman Artist Residency)

Friday, October 9, 2015 @ 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Location: Granoff Center for the Creative Arts, Martinos Auditorium

This panel, led off by the saxophonist/composer and resident artist Steve Lehman, gathers together scholars from various disciplines to consider the concepts of "threshold" and "liminality" as they relate to music, to aural perception, and to ethnic and social identity. In his creative work Lehman has explored connections between French spectral music and African-American forms of improvised music, specifically jazz.

Brown Bag Concert

Thursday, October 8, 2015 @ 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.

Student Performances:

Felipe Ferreras, pianist

Mathew Slesinksi, violinist

Henry Belcaster, pianist

Jennifer Ku, violinist & Benjamin Nacar, pianist

Sam Hornstein, violinist

Louis Wei, pianist