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Now showing events from April 18, 2020 to April 25, 2020
  • Apr
    18
    Eighth Blackbird, "Transient Landscapes"
    3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Fossil fuels deep in the earth become atmosphere, a glacier becomes floodwater in a basement on the other side of the world, coasts become the sea, and the sea becomes plastic. We live in an era of transient landscapes. Through creative sound art and ecoacoustics, the Transient Landscapes project connects the human imagination to the environment. Percussionist Matthew Duvall and... Continue reading
  • Apr
    18
    How The García Girls Lost Their Accents
    7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
    A play by Karen Zacarías based on the novel by Julia Álvarez directed by Walter Schoen ... Continue reading
  • Apr
    19
    How The García Girls Lost Their Accents
    2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    A play by Karen Zacarías based on the novel by Julia Álvarez directed by Walter Schoen ... Continue reading
  • Apr
    19
    Global Sounds
    3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Andrew McGraw, director Celebrate traditional music from around the world with this family-friendly concert featuring Japanese, Indonesian, West African, Indian, and Brazilian music. Enjoy performances by local and visiting ensembles and stay after the show to interact with instruments, including the gamelan and drums. Free Rain Location: Camp Concert Hall, Booker Hall of Music
  • Apr
    20
    UR Chamber Ensembles
    7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
    The UR Chamber Ensembles present an evening of music performances by student instrumentalists, vocalists, and pianists. These ensembles are coached by Department of Music faculty members and ensemble-in-residence Eighth Blackbird. Free
  • Apr
    25
    Béla Fleck and Abigail Washburn
    7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
    “The king and queen of the banjo.” — Paste Magazine Béla Fleck and Abigail Washburn have a musical partnership like no other. Fleck is a fifteen-time GRAMMY® Award-winner who has taken the banjo across multiple genres, and Washburn is a singer-songwriter and clawhammer banjo player who re-radicalized the instrument by combining it with Asian culture and sounds. Fleck... Continue reading