Author Archives: Tom Moore

Student Composers Workshop

Music
Student Composers Workshop
Wednesday, December 6, 8 p.m.
Music Box

The Department of Music presents a Student Composers Workshop, featuring premieres of new compositions. (Click heading for full description.)

James Smalls: The Mark Rice Collection and the Homo-Erotics of Photography after Stonewall

Humanities Forum / Visual Arts — Daphne Harrison Lecture
“The Mark Rice Collection and the Homo-Erotics of Photography after Stonewall”
James Smalls, professor of visual arts, affiliate professor of gender and women’s studies, affiliate professor of Africana studies
Thursday, December 7, 4 p.m.
Albin O. Kuhn Library Gallery

Held in conjunction with the exhibition Man, Image, Idea: Photographs of Men from the Mark Rice Collection (read more here), this talk by James Smalls considers the social, cultural, and aesthetic dynamics of the nude figure in gay male photography, along with the complications of its reception during the last decade of the twentieth century. (Click heading for full description.)

UMBC Percussion Ensemble

Music
UMBC Percussion Ensemble
Thursday, December 7, 7:30 p.m.
Music Box, Performing Arts and Humanities Building

The Department of Music presents the UMBC Percussion Ensemble under the direction of Tom Goldstein. (Click on heading for full description.)

Fall Dance Showcase

Dance
Fall Dance Showcase
Thursday, December 7 – Saturday, December 9, 8 p.m.
Proscenium Theatre

The Department of Dance presents the annual Fall Dance Showcase. Students perform works by faculty, students and visiting artists, and the senior dance majors present their capstone choreographic projects. A different program each night features elaborate and exciting movement that explores the past, present, and future of human experience. (Click heading for full description.)

UMBC Opera Workshop

Music
UMBC Opera Workshop
Friday, December 8, 7:30 p.m.
Earl and Darielle Linehan Concert Hall

The Department of Music presents the UMBC Opera Workshop under the direction of Sammy Huh. (Click heading for full description.)

UMBC New Music Ensemble

Music
UMBC New Music Ensemble
Saturday, December 9, 2 p.m.
Music Box (151 Performing Arts and Humanities Building)

The Department of Music presents the UMBC New Music Ensemble. The New Music Ensemble explores and performs Western chamber music of the twentieth and twenty-first centuries. (Click heading for full description.)

UMBC Wind Ensemble with Daniel Bernard Roumain (aka DBR)

Music
UMBC Wind Ensemble with Daniel Bernard Roumain (aka DBR) 
Sunday, December 10, 7:00 p.m.
Earl and Darielle Linehan Concert Hall

This concert will feature Emmy-nominated composer and violinist Daniel Bernard Roumain (aka DBR) who is noted by major orchestras and arts institutions across the globe for blending funk, rock, hip-hop, and classical music into an energetic and experiential sonic form.
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