UCI Symphony Orchestra

Dr. Stephen Tucker, conductor

Friday, June 7, 2019

8:00 pm

Irvine Barclay Theatre

Join Maestro Stephen Tucker for a Pre-Concert Conversation before the performance at 7:00 p.m.

The UCI Symphony Orchestra, under the direction of Maestro Stephen Tucker, presents orchestral classics and the world premiere of Dreams of the Recovery Period, by UCI alum Jason Barabba. This extraordinary work, written for the internationally renowned clarinet duo AdZel (Mariam Adam and Stephanie Zelnick) includes narration and visual effects.

General $20
Seniors, Groups 10+, UCI Faculty & Staff $17
Art Subscribers $15
UCI Students & Children under 17 $7

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Journey to Freedom: A Tribute to Bernard Gilmore

UCI Symphony Orchestra and University of Kansas Symphonic Chorus

Dr. Stephen Tucker and Dr. Paul Tucker, conductors


Sunday, June 9, 2019

4:00 pm

Soka Performing Arts Center, Aliso Viejo

The world premiere of Bernard Gilmore’s oratorio Journey to Freedom, a powerful contemporary setting of the Exodus,. Performances by world-class soloists baritone José Rubio, soprano Awet Andemicael, and tenor Genaro Méndez. A work that contemplates humankind’s eternal search for freedom, the unforeseen hardships of liberty, and the universal message of redemption. Also featured is Forrest Pierce’s Mirror Cantata with soprano soloist Sarah Tannehill Anderson.

Twin brothers - Dr. Stephen Tucker (left

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Chamber Music Recital

Monday, June 10, 2019

8:00 pm

Winifred Smith Hall

A program featuring talented students from UCI’s Department of Music performing chamber music masterworks.

Free admission.

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