Category Music

UMBC Collegium Musicum

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UMBC Collegium Musicum
Thursday, April 27, 7:30 p.m.
Earl and Darielle Linehan Concert Hall

The UMBC Collegium Musicum is dedicated to the exploration and performance of vocal and instrumental music from the European Medieval, Renaissance and Baroque periods, sampling musical repertoires created between 800 and 1750. (Click heading for full description.)

UMBC Gamelan Ensemble

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UMBC Gamelan Ensemble
Friday, April 28, 6 p.m.
Music Box (151 Performing Arts and Humanities Building)

The Gamelan Ensemble will perform traditional Javanese music on the Department of Music’s Javanese gamelan. (Click heading for full description.)

Dover Quartet

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Dover Quartet
Saturday, April 29, 3 p.m.
Earl and Darielle Linehan Concert Hall
Presented by the Shriver Hall Concert Series

Following its momentous win at the 2013 Banff International String Quartet Competition, the Dover Quartet has been hailed for its razor-sharp ensemble and glowing sound. The New Yorker recently dubbed them “the young American string quartet of the moment,” and The Strad raved that the Quartet is “already pulling away from their peers with their exceptional interpretive maturity, tonal refinement and taut ensemble.” The performance will feature works by Beethoven, Britten, and Shostakovich. (Click heading for full description.)

Student Composers’ Workshop

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Student Composers’ Workshop
Sunday, April 30, 4:30 p.m.
Music Box (151 Performing Arts and Humanities Building)

This concert features premieres of works by student composers. (Click heading for full description.)

2017 Sound Studies Faculty Working Group Symposium

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2017 Sound Studies Faculty Working Group Symposium
Friday, May 5, 3 p.m.
Music Box (151 Performing Arts and Humanities Building)

Faculty from several departments come together in this annual symposium to present their recent research and new works based in the study of sound and acoustics. (Click heading for full description.)

UMBC New Music Ensemble

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UMBC New Music Ensemble
Friday, May 5, 8 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 Jubilee Singers

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UMBC Jubilee Singers
Saturday, May 6, 7 p.m.
Earl and Darielle Linehan Concert Hall

The Department of Music presents the Jubilee Singers under the direction of Janice Jackson. The program will feature works by Undine Moore, Rosephanye Powell, Adolphus Hailstork, and John Works. The performance will be followed immediately by the UMBC Gospel Choir at 8 p.m. (Click heading for full description.)