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Friday, December 26, 2014

Winter Break

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Monday, December 29, 2014

Winter Break

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Tuesday, December 30, 2014

Winter Break

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Friday, January 2, 2015

Winter Break

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Wednesday, February 11, 2015

Faculty Recital: Alan Parshley, horn

Time: 7:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Location: UVM Music Recital Hall
Description: Alan Parshley, horn
Claire Black, piano
Members of the University Horn Ensemble

Alan Parshley will be joined by guest pianist Claire Black for a recital of music for horn and piano, including Joseph Rheinberger’s Sonata for Horn and Piano, and the “Lied and Scherzo” of Florent Schmitt. To bring the concert to a festive close, Mr. Parshley will be joined by a horn ensemble made up of student horn players participating in the university music program.

UVM Recital Hall, Music Building, Redstone Campus
Free and open to the public.

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Sunday, February 15, 2015

Faculty Recital: Yutaka Kono, tuba

Time: 2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Location: UVM Music Recital Hall
Description: MetalWerx Tuba/Euphonium quartet to perform

MetalWerx is a quartet consisting of two euphoniums, played by Dale Long of South Burlington and Michael Paul of Franklin, and two tubas, played by Tim Foley of Burlington and UVM music faculty Yutaka Kono.

The quartet will perform work by well-known composers such as Gustav Holst, Henry Fillmore, and Jerome Kern, and will feature several works written specifically for this instrumentation. These include “Fantasy” by Ralph Martino, and will feature the premier of a new work for tuba/euphonium quartet, commissioned by the group, entitled “Irrational Happiness,” by Vermont composer Lydia Lowery Busler of Montpelier.

UVM Recital Hall, Music Building, Redstone Campus
Admission is free and the public is welcome.

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Sunday, February 22, 2015

Faculty Scholarship Recital

Time: 2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Location: UVM Music Recital Hall
Description:
The UVM Department of Music and Dance presents the fifth annual Faculty Scholarship Recital

A scintillating showcase of music and dance, classical and jazz, old and new. Performed by the faculty for the benefit of student scholarships.

Dance: Paul Besaw, Clare Byrne, Hannah Dennison, Paula Higa
Drums: Jeff Salisbury
Flute: Anne Janson
Organ: Wayne Schneider
Piano: Tom Cleary, David Feurzeig, Paul Orgel, Sylvia Parker
Saxophone: Michael Zsoldos
Trumpet: Ray Vega
Tuba: Yutaka Kono
Voice: Amber deLaurentis

University of Vermont Music Recital Hall, 384 South Prospect Street, Burlington
Redstone Campus

Admission by donation (any amount).
All proceeds benefit the lesson scholarship fund, subsidizing the cost of private instruction for music majors.

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Sunday, March 1, 2015

Faculty Recital: Paul Orgel, piano

Time: 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Location: UVM Music Recital Hall
Description: Concert Pianist Paul Orgel will perform a Faculty Piano Recital.
The program, “Variations on a Theme” features music by Schubert (Impromptu D. 935/2), Beethoven (Sonata No. 12, op. 26 “Funeral March”) and Dvorák (Theme and Variations, op. 36). Each of these works is in A-flat Major and based on related material. Also featured are works by Chopin: the Nocturne, op. 62/2, Two Mazurkas, and Scherzos Nos. 1 and 4.

Orgel’s recital celebrates his 60th birthday, 15 years on teaching on UVM’s Music Faculty, and the release of his new solo CD, “Piano Works of Josef Suk, Ernest Chausson, and Max Reger” on the MSR label, which will be on sale at the concert for $15.00.

Concert is free and open to the public.

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Sunday, March 15, 2015

Faculty Recital: Patricia Julien, flute

Time: 3:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Location: UVM Southwick Ballroom 301
Description: Patricia Julien Project:

The Patricia Julien Project is a jazz quartet made up of local musicians Patricia Julien (flute and alto flute), Alec Julien (guitar), Jeremy Harlos (bass), and Caleb Bronz (drums). They have three active composers on board and play mostly original music, along with a few cover tunes by contemporary composers like John Scofield and Joshua Redman. Their style ranges from straight ahead jazz to hard-driving funk. In a review of their latest CD, “Still Light At Night,” Seven Days said: “the band delivers a heady blend of jazz, swing, and even a little prog rock that bristles with playful energy.”

www.patriciajulienproject.com
For more information contact Patricia.Julien@uvm.edu

Ballroom (Room 301), Southwick Hall, Redstone Campus
Free and open to the public.

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Thursday, March 19, 2015

Dancing Uphill 2015

Time: 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Location: Mann Hall Gym, Trinity Campus
Description: Dancing Uphill 2015

Highlighting UVM dance student performers, the concert includes choreography by UVM dance faculty, UVM composition students, and professional guest dance artists. This year will be directed by Paul Besaw and will feature new works by dance faculty/guest artists Hannah Dennison, Paula Higa, Adele Myers, and Susan Levine Ourada.

Thursday-Saturday, March 19-21, 2015 - 7:30 PM
Saturday, March 21, 2015 - 2:00 PM
Mann Hall Gymnasium (Trinity Campus)
Tickets: $10 (cash or check only please)

For more information or ticket reservations, contact Paul.Besaw@uvm.edu

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Dave Stryker and the UVM Big Band

Time: 7:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Location: UVM Music Recital Hall
Description:
The University Jazz Ensemble/Big Band joins Dave Stryker, a masterful jazz guitarist known for his scorching fusion of jazz and blues. Voted six times to the “Top Ten Guitarists” in the Downbeat Reader’s Poll, he is a charismatic and electric performer whom Pat Metheny has dubbed “one of the most joyous feels around.”

Cost:
$15 adult/$5 student - Free for UVM students with ID

Purchase tickets through FlynnTix
www.flynntix.org/Productions/Details.aspx?perfNo=11268&perfCodePrefix=LAJ15D

UVM Recital Hall, Music Building, Redstone Campus

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Friday, March 20, 2015

Dancing Uphill 2015

Time: 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Location: Mann Hall Gym, Trinity Campus
Description: Dancing Uphill 2015

Highlighting UVM dance student performers, the concert includes choreography by UVM dance faculty, UVM composition students, and professional guest dance artists. This year will be directed by Paul Besaw and will feature new works by dance faculty/guest artists Hannah Dennison, Paula Higa, Adele Myers, and Susan Levine Ourada.

Thursday-Saturday, March 19-21, 2015 - 7:30 PM
Saturday, March 21, 2015 - 2:00 PM
Mann Hall Gymnasium (Trinity Campus)
Tickets: $10 (cash or check only please)

For more information or ticket reservations, contact Paul.Besaw@uvm.edu

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Saturday, March 21, 2015

Dancing Uphill 2015

Time: 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Location: Mann Hall Gym, Trinity Campus
Description: Dancing Uphill 2015

Highlighting UVM dance student performers, the concert includes choreography by UVM dance faculty, UVM composition students, and professional guest dance artists. This year will be directed by Paul Besaw and will feature new works by dance faculty/guest artists Hannah Dennison, Paula Higa, Adele Myers, and Susan Levine Ourada.

Thursday-Saturday, March 19-21, 2015 - 7:30 PM
Saturday, March 21, 2015 - 2:00 PM
Mann Hall Gymnasium (Trinity Campus)
Tickets: $10 (cash or check only please)

For more information or ticket reservations, contact Paul.Besaw@uvm.edu

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Dancing Uphill 2015

Time: 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Location: Mann Hall Gym, Trinity Campus
Description: Dancing Uphill 2015

Highlighting UVM dance student performers, the concert includes choreography by UVM dance faculty, UVM composition students, and professional guest dance artists. This year will be directed by Paul Besaw and will feature new works by dance faculty/guest artists Hannah Dennison, Paula Higa, Adele Myers, and Susan Levine Ourada.

Thursday-Saturday, March 19-21, 2015 - 7:30 PM
Saturday, March 21, 2015 - 2:00 PM
Mann Hall Gymnasium (Trinity Campus)
Tickets: $10 (cash or check only please)

For more information or ticket reservations, contact Paul.Besaw@uvm.edu

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Monday, April 6, 2015

Student Performance Recital

Time: 7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Location: UVM Music Recital Hall
Description:
Students perform on their various instruments. Styles and genres range from classical to jazz.

UVM Recital Hall, Music Building, Redstone Campus
Free and open to the public.

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Friday, April 10, 2015

University Concert Band with Marsh Professor Srinivas Krishnan

Time: 7:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Location: UVM Music Recital Hall
Description: Professor D. Thomas Toner directs the University Concert Band with guest Marsh Professor Srinivas Krishnan

"The World of Music"

Three Pieces from Around the World (Cancion de Adelita, Australian Up-Country Tune, Galop)
Cajun Folk Songs - Ticheli (origins: La Belle et le Capitaine, Belle)
Rikudim - Van der Roost
Sii Sii Sii - Mensah (long version, short version, UVM Band)
Eulogize the Yangtze - Yu Jianfang
Seven Butter - Kannan
Chale Chalo - A.R. Rahman

Free and open to the public.

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Saturday, April 11, 2015

University Symphony Orchestra Spring Concert

Time: 7:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Location: UVM Music Recital Hall
Description:
The University Symphony Orchestra is pleased to present their Spring Concert with a program featuring UVM Collegiate Concerto first runner-up Lauren Rayson performing Mozart’s French Horn Concerto No. 2, as well as the winner of the High School Division of the Concerto Competition, South Burlington sophomore Alan Chiang performing Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No. 3.

The concert will open with one of the most-loved and popular symphonies — The First Movement of Beethoven’s 5th Symphony. Also featured will be Aaron Copland’s Variations on a Shaker Melody and selections from the exciting and well-known work by Gustav Holst, The Planets, Mars and Jupiter.

Dr. Yutaka Kono, conductor.

UVM Recital Hall, Music Building, Redstone Campus
Free and open to the public

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Sunday, April 12, 2015

Vermont Wind Ensemble Concert

Time: 7:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Location: UVM Music Recital Hall
Description: Join the Vermont Wind Ensemble on a whirlwind musical tour. Our first stop is Russia, as we play the dazzling Festive Overture of Dmitri Shostakovich. Also on our itinerary is the Louvre Museum in France, with Renaissance music in modern garb in Norman Dello Joio’s Scenes from the Louvre. Next is Percy Grainger’s charming Lincolnshire Posy, a musical bouquet that is at once both a tribute to and a send-up of English folksingers. Back on our home turf in the United States, we will be featuring the University of Vermont’s own Tom Cleary as soloist in Alec Wilder’s jazz-influenced Fantasy for Piano and Wind Ensemble, Clifton Williams’ final work, Caccia and Chorale, and John Cheetham’s A.B.A Symphonic March (Kitty Hawk).

Program:

Dmitri Shostakovich, Festive Overture
Alec Wilder, Fantasy for Piano and Wind Ensemble (Thomas Cleary, soloist)
Percy Grainger, Lincolnshire Posy
Clifton Williams, Caccia and Chorale
Norman Dello Joio, Scenes from The Louvre
John Cheetham, the A.B.A. Symphonic March (“Kitty Hawk”)

UVM Recital Hall, Music Building, Redstone Campus
Free and open to the public.

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Tuesday, April 14, 2015

Student Performance Recital

Time: 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Location: UVM Music Recital Hall
Description:
Students perform on their various instruments. Styles and genres range from classical to jazz.

UVM Recital Hall, Music Building, Redstone Campus
Free and open to the public.

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Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Student Performance Recital

Time: 7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Location: UVM Music Recital Hall
Description:
Students perform on their various instruments. Styles and genres range from classical to jazz.

UVM Recital Hall, Music Building, Redstone Campus
Free and open to the public.

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Saturday, April 18, 2015

Senior Recital: Daniel Parsons, guitar

Time: 5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Location: UVM Music Recital Hall
Description: Free and open to the public.

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Sunday, April 19, 2015

Senior Recital: Christopher von Staats, jazz guitar

Time: 12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Location: UVM Music Recital Hall
Description: Free and open to the public.

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Senior Recital: Eli Guterman, jazz bass

Time: 5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Location: UVM Music Recital Hall
Description: Free and open to the public.

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Senior Recital: Christian Jordan, jazz guitar

Time: 7:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Location: UVM Music Recital Hall
Description: Free and open to the public.

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Tuesday, April 21, 2015

President's Recital Dress Rehearsal

Time: 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Location: UVM Music Recital Hall
Description: Students perform on their various instruments. Styles and genres range from classical to jazz.

UVM Recital Hall, Music Building, Redstone Campus
Free and open to the public.

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Student Performance Recital

Time: 7:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Location: UVM Music Recital Hall
Description:
Students perform on their various instruments. Styles and genres range from classical to jazz.

UVM Recital Hall, Music Building, Redstone Campus
Free and open to the public.

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Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Jazz Vocal Ensemble and Jazz Combo Concert

Time: 7:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Location: UVM Music Recital Hall
Description:
The UVM Jazz Vocal Ensemble and the Tuesday Combo, under the direction of Amber deLaurentis and Tom Cleary, present 'Earth/Bird', an Earth Day-themed concert on April 22 with songs honoring trees, stars and everything in between. Featuring the music of Jim Scott, Burton Lane, Antonio Carlos Jobim, Luiz Bonfa, Allen Toussaint and Charlie Parker.

Free and open to the public.

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Thursday, April 23, 2015

Latin Jazz Ensemble & Jazz Guitar Ensemble Concert

Time: 7:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Location: UVM Southwick Ballroom 301
Description: The UVM Latin Jazz Ensemble will present a program including works by Oliver Nelson, Michel Camilo, and Mongo Santamaria among others. Ray Vega, director.

The UVM Jazz Guitar Ensemble will present a program of great music by Duke Ellington, Frank Zappa, Herbie Hancock, Keith Jarrett, Joe Zawinul and Miles Davis. Joe Capps, director

Free and open to the public

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Saturday, April 25, 2015

Senior Recital: Brian Miller, jazz saxophone

Time: 12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Location: UVM Music Recital Hall
Description: Free and open to the public.

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Senior Recital: Logan Mills, voice

Time: 2:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Location: UVM Music Recital Hall
Description: Free and open to the public.

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Senior Recital: Jacob Page, trombone

Time: 5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Location: UVM Music Recital Hall
Description: Free and open to the public.

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Senior Recital: Patrick Markley, jazz bass

Time: 7:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Location: UVM Music Recital Hall
Description: Free and open to the public.

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Sunday, April 26, 2015

Spring Choral Concert

Time: 3:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Location: UVM Music Recital Hall
Description: The University of Vermont Concert Choir and Catamount Singers perform under the direction of Erin Grainger. The program will include the Vivaldi Magnificat and Mozart 6 Nocturnes.

UVM Recital Hall, Music Building, Redstone Campus
Free and open to the public

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Monday, April 27, 2015

Chamber Ensembles Concert

Time: 7:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Location: UVM Music Recital Hall
Description:
Chamber music for trios and quartets.

UVM Recital Hall, Music Building, Redstone Campus
Free and open to the public.

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Tuesday, April 28, 2015

UVM Nonet and Post-Bop Concert

Time: 7:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Location: UVM Music Recital Hall
Description:
The UVM Nonet will be performing a program including the music of Bill Holman, Thelonius Monk, Kenny Dorham, Dizzy Gillespie and Benny Golson.

The Post Bop Ensemble will showcase it's interpretations of the music of Lee Konitz, Joe Henderson, Victor Feldman, Ornette Coleman and Jackie McLean.

Ray Vega, director

Free and open to the public.

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Wednesday, April 29, 2015

Percussion Ensemble & African Drumming Concert

Time: 7:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Location: UVM Southwick Ballroom 301
Description: The UVM Percussion Ensemble and the African Drumming Ensemble present the final concert of the semester! Directed by Jeff Salisbury and Steve Ferraris.

Free and open to the public.

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Thursday, April 30, 2015

End-of-Semester Dance Showing

Time: 4:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Location: UVM Southwick Ballroom 301
Description:
Presentation of class projects and independent student work. Contact pbesaw@uvm.edu if you would like to present something!

Ballroom (Room 301), Southwick Hall, Redstone Campus
Free and open to the public.

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UVM Opera Workshop Performance

Time: 7:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Location: UVM Music Recital Hall
Description: The UVM Opera Workshop presents: The Telephone and A Hand of Bridge

Join us for an evening of comic 20th-century 1-act American operas and arias. Gian-Carlo Menotti's The Telephone, or "L'Amour a Trois" is famous for its hilarious protagonists' obsession with her phone and the desperation of her very neglected boyfriend. In Samuel Barber's amusingly perverse opera, A Hand of Bridge, the action literally takes place around a bridge table, where two dysfunctional couples reveal their inner thoughts to the audience as they play. Following these 2 short works, the Opera Workshop students will present arias from the wonderfully diverse American opera repertoire, including Barber's Vanessa, Menotti's The Consul and The Old Maid and the Thief and Moore's The Ballad of Baby Doe.

Two performances:
Thursday, April 30 at 7:30 pm
Saturday, May 2 at 12:00 pm

Free and open to the public.

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Saturday, May 2, 2015

UVM Opera Workshop Performance

Time: 12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Location: UVM Music Recital Hall
Description: The UVM Opera Workshop presents: The Telephone and A Hand of Bridge

Join us for an evening of comic 20th-century 1-act American operas and arias. Gian-Carlo Menotti's The Telephone, or "L'Amour a Trois" is famous for its hilarious protagonists' obsession with her phone and the desperation of her very neglected boyfriend. In Samuel Barber's amusingly perverse opera, A Hand of Bridge, the action literally takes place around a bridge table, where two dysfunctional couples reveal their inner thoughts to the audience as they play. Following these 2 short works, the Opera Workshop students will present arias from the wonderfully diverse American opera repertoire, including Barber's Vanessa, Menotti's The Consul and The Old Maid and the Thief and Moore's The Ballad of Baby Doe.

Two performances:
Thursday, April 30 at 7:30 pm
Saturday, May 2 at 12:00 pm

Free and open to the public.
UVM Recital Hall, Music Building, Redstone Campus
Free and open to the public.

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Senior Recital: Alyssa Korol, voice

Time: 2:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Location: UVM Music Recital Hall
Description: Free and open to the public.

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Senior Recital: Tori Lamson (Chapin), piano

Time: 5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Location: UVM Music Recital Hall
Description: Free and open to the public.

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Friday, September 18, 2015

Anne Janson, Faculty Recital: Flute

Time: 7:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Location: UVM Music Recital Hall
Description: Details forthcoming.

Free and open to the public.

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Thursday, November 5, 2015

Anne Janson, Faculty Recital: Flute

Time: 7:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Location: UVM Music Recital Hall
Description: Details forthcoming.

Free and open to the public.

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