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UK Quintet with Jon Jang

Date: 
Friday, March 29, 2019 - 4:00pm

Performance

Composer Jon Jang became the first American born Chinese to compose a symphonic work that honors Chinese American history. For three decades, composer and pianist Jon Jang gives a musical voice to a history that has been silent. As a pianist, Jon Jang has co-composed, co-led and recorded with Max Roach, James Newton and David Murray. As a scholar, Jang has taught at Stanford University, University of California at Berkeley and UC Irvine and has presented his work at numerous universities.

Traditions in Transformation - The Musical Language of Jon Jang

Date: 
Thursday, March 28, 2019 - 2:00pm

Lecture

Composer Jon Jang became the first American born Chinese to compose a symphonic work that honors Chinese American history. For three decades, composer and pianist Jon Jang gives a musical voice to a history that has been silent. As a pianist, Jon Jang has co-composed, co-led and recorded with Max Roach, James Newton and David Murray. As a scholar, Jang has taught at Stanford University, University of California at Berkeley and UC Irvine and has presented his work at numerous universities.

Kevin Holm-Hudson

Date: 
Wednesday, March 20, 2019 - 7:00pm

This will be a showcase of original songs by Kevin Holm-Hudson, professor of music theory, in a variety of styles about a variety of topics, real and imagined. Holm-Hudson will accompany himself on guitar and keyboard

Guest Artist Recital: Scott Rawls, Viola and James Douglass, Piano

Date: 
Sunday, March 3, 2019 - 7:30pm

Pianist James Douglass and Violist Scott Rawls will perform selections for piano and viola by Johannes Brahms and Jakov Kakoulov in a free concert in the Niles Gallery on Sunday, March 3 at 7:d0 pm.

DMA Recital with Austin Han (viola) and Nathan Stites (piano)

Date: 
Sunday, February 3, 2019 - 2:00pm

Austin Han, viola.
Nathan Stites, piano.

-Program-
Ernest Bloch. Suite for Viola and Piano. 1919.
Paul Hindemith. Sonata for Solo Viola, Op. 25/1. 1922.
Efrem Zimbalist (after Pablo Sarasate). Sarasateana, edited by WIlliam
Primrose. 1950.
 

Nathaniel Patch Piano Competition Winners Concert

Date: 
Saturday, April 20, 2019 - 6:30pm

The Nathaniel Patch Piano Competition, sponsored by the Bluegrass Area Music Teachers Association with support from the University of Kentucky, was established in 1999 and is in its 21st year in 2019. The regional competition is in honor of the late Nathaniel Patch, who was Professor of Piano at the University of Kentucky from 1949 to 1982.

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Making Music to be Seen

Date: 
Tuesday, November 27, 2018 - 7:30pm

Music by Schubert-Liszt; Gavrilin; Handel;, Granados; Chromushin; Oscar Peterson; our own Ian Stewart and more!

Students will display their creative approach in inviting the audience to "seeing music through pictures" each student selected. At first, each student composed a personal story for the piece and then selected visual images which best represent the story.

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