UCR, Department of Music Upcoming Events
WINTER & SPRING CONCERTS Jan 24- Mar 11, 2011
24th Carillon Recital
29th & 30th UCR Orchestra
31st Carillon Recital
7 Carillon Recital
14 Carillon Recital
18 Conference: Music and Dictatorship in Francos Spain
18 Concert: 20th-century Spanish Guitar Music
28 Carillon Recital
1 Japanese Taiko Drumming
5 William H. Reynolds Memorial Carillon Concert
7 Carillon Recital
11 UCR Jazz Ensemble with the Henry Franklin Quartet
JAN 29 Sat @ 8pm & JAN 30 Sun @ 3 pm – University Theatre A program of orchestral masterworks: Smetanas Moldau, Ravels Mother Goose Suite, two Slavonic Dances by Dvorak, and Beethovens Symphony No. 2. Ruth Charloff, conductor. $10/$8/$6 Parking: $5 in Lot 6.
ENCUENTROS / ENCOUNTERS 2011
Conference: Music and Dictatorship in Francos Spain, 1936-1975
Music, politics, and society during the dictatorship of Generalísimo Francisco Franco
FEB 18 Fri 9:30am-5 pm – CHASS INTS Symposium Room 1113 Leading scholars from the United States and Spain examine the role that music played in both supporting and subverting the Franco regime. Walter Clark, coordinator. Free and open to the public. Parking: Permits available at the Lot 1 dispenser.
Concert: Virtuoso Scott Tennant performs 20th-century Spanish Guitar Music
FEB 18 Fri @ 8pm – Performance Lab, ARTS 166 Works by Falla, Rodrigo, Torroba, Turina, and others. Free and open to the public. Parking: $5 in Lot 1.
Encuentros/Encounters 2011 is made possible by generous financial support of the UCR Center for Ideas and Society; College of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences, the Program for Cultural Cooperation between Spain’s Ministry of Culture & U.S. Universities; Prof. Deborah Wong, and the UCR Department of Music.
Japanese Drumming by the UCR Taiko Ensemble
MAR 1 Tues @ 12:10 pm – ARTS Building Amphitheatre Steps A spirited 30-minute outdoor demonstration of Japanese drumming featuring members of the UCR Taiko class. Rev. Shuichi Thomas Kurai, director. Free and open to the public. Parking: Permits available at the Lot 1 dispenser.
William H. Reynolds Memorial Carillon Concert
MAR 5 Sat @ 3pm Bell Tower A recital in memory of former Department of Music Chair, William H. Reynolds. David Christensen, University Carillonneur. Free and open to the public. Parking: Permits available at the Lot 1 dispenser.
UCR Jazz Ensemble with the Henry Franklin Quintet
MAR 11 Fri @ 8pm – University Theatre UCR Jazz Ensemble performs traditional jazz and Big Band favorites followed by special guests Henry Franklin, bass; Theo Saunders, piano; Ramon Bonda, drums; Azur Lawrence, saxophone and Gilbert Castellanas, trumpet. Bill Helms, UCR Jazz Ensemble director. $10/$8/$6 Parking: $5 in Lot 6. Sponsored by UCR Student Life.
Weekday Carillon Recitals
JAN 3, 10, 24, 31 FEB 7, 14, 28 & MAR 7 Mondays @ noon – Bell Tower
David Christensen, University Carillonneur. Free and open to the public. Parking: Permits available at the Lot 1 dispenser.
TICKETS: $10 General, $8 Students & Seniors, $6 Children 12 & under
Show your UCR Alumni card to receive the student price.
Fine Arts Ticket Office: 951.827.4331 located at the University Theatre north of Lot 6.
Open Mon – Fri, 10am – 4pm and one hour before performances in the University Theatre.
Arts Building Ticket Office: Open one hour before performances in the ARTS Building.
Ticketmaster: 213.480.3232, 714.740.2000, www.ticketmaster.com
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