Events Archive

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

Nicole Carroll’s Masters Thesis Installation

Wednesday, February 24, 2016 - Sunday, February 28, 2016

Location: Granoff Center, Cohen Gallery

Not to Touch the Earth is an interactive audio-visual installation with multiple projection and audio channels enclosed in a 12’ x 6’ geodesic dome. Inspired by divination folklore and oracle myths, the piece is designed to create an experience reminiscent of a “prophecy cave”. Natural landscapes and abstract visualizations are combined with ambient soundscapes to explore the essence of the elements.

Music Now

Thursday, February 11, 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 Gil Rose, conductor of the Boston Modern Orchestra Project!

Evan Rapport Colloquium

Wednesday, February 10, 2016 @ 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Location: Orwig Music Building, Room 109

Join the Brown University Music Department as we welcome colloquium speaker Evan Rapport, an Assistant Professor of Ethnomusicology at Eugene Lang College: The New School for Jazz and Contemporary Music in NYC.

 

AMP Voice Masterclass

Saturday, February 6, 2016 @ 1:00pm - 3:00pm

Location: Grant Recital Hall

Join the Music Department for an AMP vocal master class with members of the vocal ensemble les canards chantant.

 

Free & open to the public

Keith Kirchoff in Concert: New Music for Piano and Interactive Electronics

Thursday, December 17, 2015 @ 8:00pm - 10:00pm

Location: Grant Recital Hall

Featuring new works by MEME graduate composers Nicole Carroll, Alex Dupuis, Martim Galvao, Luke Moldoff, and Amber Vistein.

Presented in surround sound, free & open to the public.

Keith Kirchoff is a pianist, composer, conductor, concert curator, and teacher. Described as a “virtuosic tour de force” whose playing is “energetic, precise, (and) sensitive,” he works towards promoting under-recognized composers and educating audiences of the importance of new and experimental music.

Applied Music Program Strings & Chamber Recital

Sunday, December 13, 2015 @ 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Location: Grant Recital Hall

The recitals will feature the ensembles in Brown's Chamber Music Performance program and students studying in the String Division of the Applied Music Program.

A total of approximately 80 students will perform on this series of recitals.

Free & open to the public

Applied Music Program Strings & Chamber Recital

Sunday, December 13, 2015 @ 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Location: Grant Recital Hall

The recitals will feature the ensembles in Brown's Chamber Music Performance program and students studying in the String Division of the Applied Music Program.

A total of approximately 80 students will perform on this series of recitals.

Free & open to the public

Performance in a Virtual World Performance

Saturday, December 12, 2015 @ 8:00pm - 10:00pm

Location: Grant Recital Hall

Students in "Performance in a Virtual World" perform a final concert of new works created in collaborative groups.

Admission is free of charge!

Featuring:

Todd Anderson, Katherine Bergstrom, Yakun Chen, Martim Galvao, Kristin Hayter, Yun Hong, Ian MacDougald, Marli Scharlin, Benjamin Shack Sackler, Dalia Taha, Ashley Teague, Amber Vistein

Applied Music Program Strings & Chamber Recital

Thursday, December 10, 2015 @ 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Location: Grant Recital Hall

The recitals will feature the ensembles in Brown's Chamber Music Performance program and students studying in the String Division of the Applied Music Program.

A total of approximately 80 students will perform on this series of recitals.

Free & open to the public

Brown Bag Concert

Thursday, December 10, 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.

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.

Applied Music Program Strings & Chamber Recital

Sunday, December 6, 2015 @ 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Location: Grant Recital Hall

The recitals will feature the ensembles in Brown's Chamber Music Performance program and students studying in the String Division of the Applied Music Program.

A total of approximately 80 students will perform on this series of recitals.

Free & open to the public

Applied Music Program Strings & Chamber Recital

Sunday, December 6, 2015 @ 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Location: Grant Recital Hall

The recitals will feature the ensembles in Brown's Chamber Music Performance program and students studying in the String Division of the Applied Music Program.

A total of approximately 80 students will perform on this series of recitals.

Free & Open to the public

Wind Symphony Concert

Saturday, December 5, 2015 @ 8:00pm - 10:00pm

Location: Grant Recital Hall

The Brown University Wind Symphony
Matthew McGarrell, conductor
Kevin Plouffe, guest conductor
 
The Brown University Wind Symphony will give a special concert featuring the electro-acoustic compositions of Alex Shapiro on Saturday, 5 December at 8pm in Grant Recital Hall.

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