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Orchestra Concert

Friday, December 2, 2016 @ 8:00pm - 10:00pm

Location: Sayles Hall Auditorium

Purchase Tickets here!

(Online tickets will only be sold until 12pm noon on Thursday, December 1st. You can purchase tickets at the door with cash or check, but please arrive early to do so.)

 

Orchestra Concert

Thursday, December 1, 2016 @ 8:00pm - 10:00pm

Location: Sayles Hall Auditorium

Purchase Tickets here!

(Online tickets will only be sold until 12pm noon on Thursday, December 1st. You can purchase tickets at the door with cash or check, but please arrive early to do so.)

Ghanaian Drumming & Dance Concert

Wednesday, November 30, 2016 @ 8:00pm - 10:00pm

Location: Grant Recital Hall

Under the direction of master drummer Kwaku Kwaakye Martin Obeng, the Ghanaian Drumming & Dancing Ensemble performs a variety of traditional percussive styles from Ghana in West Africa

For more information, click here!

Free & open to the public

World Music Ensemble Concert

Monday, November 28, 2016 @ 8:00pm - 10:00pm

Location: Granoff Center, Martinos Auditorium

Under the direction of master drummer Kwaku Kwaakye Martin Obeng, the World Music Ensemble performs music from a wide range of global percussive and song traditions, especially those of the African diaspora - including genres such as reggae, afrobeat, Afro-jazz, funk, country, and global fusions. Join us as we play together, improvise together, and explore the diversity of our musical traditions - as well as our deep common ground.

Aurea presents: Of Nature Composed, part of The Rhode Island Council for the Humanities Series Celebrating the Centennial of the Pulitzer Prize

Saturday, November 19, 2016 @ 8:00pm - 10:00pm

Location: Granoff Center, Martinos Auditorium

Free & open to the public- LIMITED AVAILABILITY TO THE FIRST 150 PEOPLE. 

Aurea takes its name from Catena Aurea Homeri, or the Golden Chain of Homer, a symbol of 18th century esoteric alchemy, which strove for the refinement of the human condition. That alchemy – combining disparate elements into a divine new element – defines every Aurea event.

Kathryne Jennings Studio Voice Recital

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

Location: Grant Recital Hall

Join the Department of Music for a Studio Voice Recital!  The program will include repertoire by classical and musical theater composers performed by students in Kathryne Jennings' studio.

Free & open to the public


Program: 

Music Now with Nadia Sirota

Friday, November 18, 2016 @ 2:00pm - 3:30pm

Location: Orwig Music Building, Room 109

Join the Department of Music for our Music Now series, this year at a new date and time!

This week's guest is Nadia Sirota, best known for her singular sound and expressive execution, coaxing works and collaborations from the likes of Nico Muhly, Daníel Bjarnason, Valgeir Sigurðsson, Judd Greenstein, Marcos Balter, and Missy Mazzoli.

Free & open to the public!

 

Brown Bag Concert

Thursday, November 17, 2016 @ 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Location: Sayles Hall Auditorium

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

Free & open to the public

 


 

SCHUBERT

 String Quartet No.14 in D Minor, D.810, “Death and the Maiden”
Allegro (first movement)

Cumbia Universal: Gregorio Uribe Band at Brown

Saturday, November 12, 2016 @ 7:30pm - 8:30pm

Location: Grant Recital Hall

"Cumbia Universal: Gregorio Uribe Band at Brown", a trio show of Colombian Cumbia musicians, led by musician, director and composer, Gregorio Uribe.

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.

Fermata Concert

Friday, November 11, 2016 @ 8:00pm - 10:00pm

Location: Grant Recital Hall

Join the Department of Music for a Fermata concert! For more info check out https://www.facebook.com/events/778758662264994/

Free & open to the public!


Program:

learning to speak in the dark

Composer: Jeff Ball

Program Notes: When one needs to communicate something that is emotionally-taxing, they must conjure a glowing amount of confidence. This is how we learn to speak in the dark.

Music, Tech, & Entrepreneurship: A Creative Workshop

Sunday, November 6, 2016 @ 12:45pm - 4:15pm

Location: Granoff Center, Studio 1

Join the Brown Arts Initiative and the Jonathan M. Nelson Center for Entrepreneurship for their launch on a collaborative new series: Arts, Tech, and Entrepreneurship. Our first event, Sunday, November 6, will focus on music and its emerging trends in scholarly research and the evolving market in the music industry. You will hear from scholars, entrepreneurs, industrial designers, and artists, for an afternoon aimed to inspire creativity and introduce how design thinking and the entrepreneurial process provides applicable skills to succeed in the music industry and beyond.

Chorus Concert

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

Location: Sayles Hall Auditorium

BROWN UNIVERSITY CHORUS

Frederick Jodry, Director

25th Anniversary Season

Purchase tickets here!- (Online tickets will only be available until 4pm on Friday 11/4. Tickets will be sold at the door the evening of the concert.)

AMP Voice Masterclass

Friday, November 4, 2016 @ 4:00pm - 6:00pm

Location: Grant Recital Hall

Join the Department of Music for an Applied Music Program Voice Masterclass featuring Charles Alterman!

 

Family Weekend Brunch Recital

Saturday, October 22, 2016 @ 11:00am - 1:00pm

Location: Grant Recital Hall

Join the Department of Music for a recital performance presenting students from the Applied Music Program, Chamber music, and ensembles!

Light brunch at 10:15am in Grant Recital Hall lobby. 


Free & open to the public

Family Weekend Jazz Band Concert

Friday, October 21, 2016 @ 9:00pm - 10:30pm

Location: Grant Recital Hall

The Brown Jazz Band
Matthew McGarrell, director
“Family Weekend Concert”
General Admission $5-Purchase tickets here!
    
(Online ticket sales will not be sold after 2pm on Friday 10/21. Pending the remaining amount of tickets, tickets will be sold at the door.) 

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