Department of Music, UC Irvine Claire Trevor School of the Arts, UC Irvine University of California, Irvine

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  • We regret to announce that the Feb. 10-11 residency by David Cope has been cancelled. We plan to invite him for a comparable residency in the near future.

    Join pioneering Artificial Intelligence expert, prolific author, music composer and professor emeritus of the University of California, Santa Cruz David Cope for a series of Lectures on Artificial Creativity Tuesday February 10 and Wednesday February 11, 2015.

    Tuesday February 10, Algorithmic Composition: Cope discusses modern and historical views of the systematic formalization of the compositional process.
    Music and Media Building, Room 216
    11:00 am, Free

    Techniques of the Contemporary Composer: Cope discusses some significant distinguishing developments in the composition of music in recent times.
    Music...

  • Vocal Arts Alumna Shabnam Kalbasi in the news

    Vocal Arts Alumna Shabnam Kalbasi won the Nevada District competition of the Metropolitan Opera Auditions Saturday January 10. The winners from the 13 opera regions will go on to represent their region at the National Semi-Finals in New York.

     

     

  • Small Jazz Group Concert Feb. 18

    The CTSA Undergraduate Jazz Program presents its quarterly concert to showcase the Small Group student ensembles. There will be several combos under the direction of the Jazz Faculty. Please join us for an evening of exciting jazz music and improvisation.

    Winifred Smith Hall    8:00 pm
    Free Admission. Public is Welcome. 

    Complimentary shuttle service is provided for our disabled guests or those with mobility issue from the Mesa Parking Structure to the shows scheduled above.

    Shuttle services will begin one hour before showtime and will meet patrons on Level Two (Mesa Road street level) of the Mesa Parking Structure, by the elevator. Advance notice is appreciated, but not required.  For additional information, please call the Arts Box Office (949) 824-2787 or...

  • Noon Showcase Concert Feb. 18

    Please join us for the Winter Noon Showcase Concert, featuring outstanding performers from various disciplines in the Department of Music.

    Winifred Smith Hall 12:00 pm
    Free Admission. Public is Welcome.

     

  • Join the Kei Akagi Trio for an Evening of Modern Jazz Feb. 20 & 21

    Please join Kei Akagi and the Tokyo Trio for a concert of original music, including selections from the group's latest CD recorded in 2014. Formed in 2000, the Trio has released five CDs and has given over 400 performances worldwide.

    The Tokyo Trio consist of Kei Akagi, piano, Shunya Wakai, bass, and Tamaya Honda, drums

    Winifred Smith Hall    8:00 pm

    Complimentary shuttle service is provided for our disabled guests or those with mobility issue from the Mesa Parking Structure to the shows scheduled above.

    Shuttle services will begin one hour before showtime and will meet patrons on Level Two (Mesa Road street level) of the Mesa Parking Structure...

  • UCI Wind Ensemble Concert Feb. 23

    The UCI Wind Ensemble, under the direction of Kevin McKeown, perform both traditional and contemporary works written specifically for the wind band genre.

    Winifred Smith Hall    8:00 pm
    Free Admission. Public is Welcome

    Complimentary shuttle service is provided for our disabled guests or those with mobility issue from the Mesa Parking Structure to the shows scheduled above.

    Shuttle services will begin one hour before showtime and will meet patrons on Level Two (Mesa Road street level) of the Mesa Parking Structure, by the elevator. Advance notice is appreciated, but not required.  For additional information, please call the Arts Box Office (949) 824-2787 or emailartstix@uci.edu.  (Schedules are subject to change. See...

  • UCI Jazz Orchestra concert Feb. 25

    Please join the UCI Jazz Orchestra for an evening of the warm and exciting sounds of large-ensemble jazz music, including the classic repertoire of the big band era.

    Winifred Smith Hall    8:00 pm
    Free Admission. Public is Welcome. 

    Complimentary shuttle service is provided for our disabled guests or those with mobility issue from the Mesa Parking Structure to the shows scheduled above.

    Shuttle services will begin one hour before showtime and will meet patrons on Level Two (Mesa Road street level) of the Mesa Parking Structure, by the elevator. Advance notice is appreciated, but not required.  For additional information, please call the Arts Box Office (949) 824-2787 or emailartstix@uci.edu....

  • Art Song & Artistry Series: An Evening of Spirituals Mar. 6

    Join the talented voice students of UCI for an evening of Spirituals. March 6, 8:00 pm, Winifred Smith Hall. This even is free, all are welcome.

     

  • UCI Choir Winter Concert

    A Choral concert presented by the UCI Chamber Singers.

    Lauren Buckley Schaer, conductor

    Winifred Smith Hall
    Free Admission.  Open to the Public.

    Complimentary shuttle service is provided for our disabled guests or those with mobility issue from the Mesa Parking Structure to the shows scheduled above.

    Shuttle services will begin one hour before showtime and will meet patrons on Level Two (Mesa Road street level) of the Mesa Parking Structure, by the elevator. Advance notice is appreciated, but not required.  For additional information, please call the Arts Box Office (949) 824-2787 or emailartstix@uci.edu.  (Schedules are subject to change. See posted schedule at http://www.arts.uci.edu/shuttle)

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  • UCI Symphony Orchestra: American Renaissance, March 13

    This program includes Aaron Copland’s Appalachian Spring and William Grant Still’s Symphony No. 1 “Afro-American,” and also features the winner of the Concerto Competition.

    Irvine Barclay Theatre*        8:00 pm
    General  $16 / Seniors, Groups 10+, UCI Faculty & Staff  $15 / UCI Students & Children under 17 $6

    *Tickets purchased at the Barclay Box Office will incur a $1 fee per ticket at the window and $3 fee by phone or on the web.
    For additional information, please call the Arts Box Office (949) 824-2787, email or artstix@uci.edu, or...