UMBC Gamelan

Music
UMBC Gamelan
Friday, April 26, 6 p.m.
Music Box

UMBC’s Gamelan Ensemble, directed by Gina Beck, performs traditional Javanese music on the Department of Music’s Javanese gamelan. (Click heading for full description.)

Dance
The Edge Effect
Sunday, April 28, 3 p.m.
Dance Cube, Performing Arts and Humanities Building

LucidBeings Dance premiers an original production, The Edge Effect, featuring choreography by Franki Graham and Jeanna Riscigno and sound score by composer Timothy Nohe. Inspired by the extraordinary biome created at the merging of two ecosystems… (Click heading for full description.)

UMBC Camerata

Music
Camerata Chamber Choir
Sunday, April 28, 8 p.m.
Earl and Darielle Linehan Concert Hall

The Department of Music presents the Camerata Chamber Choir under the direction of Stephen Caracciolo. (Click heading for full description.)

Interdisciplinary
Diane Hoffoss, UCSD
April 29, 12 – 1 p.m.
Reception follows in Atrium
105 Public Policy Building

The Center for Innovation, Research, and Creativity in the Arts (CIRCA), Pi Mu Epsilon, and the College of Natural and Mathematical Sciences present a lecture by Dr. Diane Hoffoss about merging art and technology to create an interactive sculpture for Burning Man. (Click heading for full description.)

Rosemary Garland-Thomson

Humanities Forum
“Building a World that Includes Disability”
Rosemarie Garland-Thomson, professor of English and bioethics, disability studies scholar, Emory University
Tuesday, April 30, 5:30 p.m.
Albin O. Kuhn Library Gallery

What would a world be like if it fully welcomed and included people with disabilities? This lecture shows how the new field of disability studies brings forward the history, culture, politics, aesthetics, and ethics of disability and people living with disabilities. (Click heading for full description.)

UMBC New Music Ensemble

Music
UMBC New Music Ensemble
Thursday, May 2, 7:30 p.m.
Music Box

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

Trio des Alpes

Music
Trio des Alpes
Friday, May 3, 7:30 p.m.
Earl and Darielle Linehan Concert Hall

The Trio des Alpes, an Italian-Swiss ensemble, featuring violinist Hana Kotková, cellist Claude Hauri, and pianist Corrado Greco, returns to UMBC for a evening of chamber music featuring the U.S. premiere of Dancing Universe by UMBC’s Linda Dusman, and works by Max Bruch, Michael Jarrell, and Frank Martin. The trio will also perform on Sunday, May 5 with the UMBC Symphony. (Click heading for full description.)