Winifred Smith Hall

ICIT Showcase Concert

ICIT Showcase Concert

 

May 27, 2016
8:00 pm
Winifred Smith Hall

Original new works by UCI Music Department first-year MA and Ph.D. students in Integrated Composition, Improvisation and Technology (ICIT). ICIT embraces diverse forms of contemporary music-making, challenging conventional distinctions between classical composition, computer music, improvisation and jazz.

Free admission. Public is welcome.

Art Song & Artistry Series: Songs of Iberian Expanse

Art Song & Artistry Series

Songs of Iberian Expanse

 

June 3, 2016
8:00 pm
Winifred Smith Hall

UCI students explore the rich cultural traditions of the Iberian Peninsula, including the diaspora. Songs in Portuguese, Catalan, and, of course, Spanish will be performed by outstanding students.

Free admission. Public is welcome.

Surface Tension

Gassmann Electronic Music Series

Surface Tension

Eve Egoyan, piano
David Rokeby, video

March 3, 2016
8:00 pm
Winifred Smith Hall

Pianist Eve Egoyan and media artist David Rokeby present collaborative works in which image and sound are equal and integrated partners.

Eve Egoyan

Music Showcase Concert

Music Showcase Concert

 

February 10, 2016    

12:00 pm
Winifred Smith Hall

Enjoy a culminating concert of work featuring outstanding performers from various disciplines in the UCI Music Department.

Free admission. Public is welcome.

UCI Small Jazz Group Concert

UCI Small Jazz Group Concert

 

May 11, 2016
8:00 pm
Winifred Smith Hall

The UCI 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.

Free admission. Public is welcome.

Choral Music at UCI: Morten Lauridsen Residency

Choral Music at UCI

Morten Lauridsen Residency

 

May 21 & May 22, 2016

Recipient of the National Medal of Arts and subject of the Michael Stillwater film Shining Night: A Portrait of Composer Morten Lauridsen, Lauridsen was hailed as an “American Choral Master” by the National Endowment for the Arts. The composer will introduce each set of pieces and join the choirs at the piano.

 

Haydn’s Lord Nelson Mass

Choral Music at UCI

Haydn’s Lord Nelson Mass

and Music from Around the World
UCI Chamber singers with guest vocalists and chamber orchestra
Dr. Seth Houston, Conductor

March 6, 2016
3:15 pm Pre-talk
4:00 pm Concert
Winifred Smith Hall

Kei Akagi and Friends: An Evening of Jazz

Faculty Artist Series

Kei Akagi and Friends: An Evening of Jazz

 

February 19 & 20

8:00 pm

Winifred Smith Hall

Internationally renowned Jazz pianist and recording artist, Kei Akagi, is joined by Darek Oles on bass, Jason Harnell on the drums, plus special guest Michael Dessen on trombone for two evenings of extraordinary jazz.

Tickets:

 

General $15
Seniors, Groups 10+, UCI Faculty & Staff $14
UCI Students & Children under 17 $5

UCI Jazz Orchestra Concert

UCI Jazz Orchestra Concert

February 24, 2016
8:00 pm
Winifred Smith Hall

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.

Free admission. Public is welcome.

Dido and Aeneas

Opera UCI presents

Dido and Aeneas

by Henry Purcell

Nahum Tate, Librettist
Darryl Taylor, Artistic Director
Ruben Valenzuela, Music Director
Kevin Bluckfeldt, Stage Director

 

April 29 & 30, 2016
8:00 pm
Winifred Smith Hall

Outstanding students of UCI Vocal Arts will perform this perennial favorite of early music, of Dido, Queen of Carthage, and her Ill-fated love for the Trojan hero, Aeneas. Ruben Valenzuela, Director of Bach Collegium San Diego, harpsichord.

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