UNIVERSITY OF RHODE ISLAND - MUSIC DEPARTMENT EVENTS

Fall 2011

Unless listed otherwise, events are in the Fine Arts Center Concert Hall, Kingston, RI.

Unless listed otherwise, General Admission $10; Students $5.

SEPTEMBER

 

18 Sunday

URI Alumni Band, Brian Cardany, director. 3:00pm. FREE.

OCTOBER

 

15 Saturday

Senior Recital: Raffi Donoian, classical guitar. 3:00pm. FREE.

16 Sunday

University Artist Series: Gabriel Langfur, Faculty Trombone Recital with special guest trombonist Dr. Bruce Tychinski, Assistant Professor of Low Brass, University of Delaware. 3:00pm.

22 Saturday

Senior Recital: Erin Maughan, voice. 1:00pm. FREE.

22 Saturday

Happy Birthday Franz! Manabu Takasawa, coordinator. URI piano students and faculty performing the music of Franz Liszt in honor of the composerÕs 200th birthday. 8:00pm..

23 Sunday

Senior Recital: Erin Dawson, euphonium. 1:00pm. FREE.

28 Friday

Senior Recital: Benjamin Boisclair, percussion. 8:00pm. FREE.

29 Saturday

Senior Recital: Katherine Hammersley, voice. 3:00pm. FREE.

29 Saturday

URI Symphony Orchestra, Ann Danis, conductor. 8:00pm.

30 Sunday

URI Symphonic Wind Ensemble, Gene Pollart, conductor and URI Concert Band, Brian Cardany, conductor. 3:00pm.

30 Sunday

URI Guitar Night, John Dennewitz, coordinator. Featuring music for the classical guitar played both solo and in ensembles. 7:30pm. FREE.

NOVEMBER

 

4 Friday

Senior Recital: Steven Savitt, percussion. 8:00pm. FREE.

5 Saturday

URI Choral Collage, featuring the URI Concert Choir, Mark Conley, conductor; the University Chorus, Andrew Howell, conductor; and the chamber vocal group, Lively Experiment, Mark Conley, director. 8:00pm.

6 Sunday

Senior Recital: Michael Feroce, percussion. 1:00pm. FREE.

6 Sunday

Junior Recital: Molly Hammell, saxophone. 3:00pm. FREE.

6 Sunday

Junior Recital: Marina Ferri, voice. 5:00pm. FREE.

6 Sunday

Senior Recital: Meaghan OÕConnor, saxophone. 7:30pm. FREE.

12 Saturday

Graduate Recital: Jennifer Armstrong, conducting. 3:00pm. FREE.

12 Saturday

Senior Recital: Brandon Winrich, composition. 8:00pm. FREE.

13 Sunday

Graduate Recital: David Heath, percussion. 1:00pm. FREE.

13 Sunday

Senior Recital: Olivia Dolphin, flute. 3:00pm. FREE.

18 Friday

Pass In Review: featuring the URI Marching Band, Brian Cardany, conductor. With the URI Marching Band Color Guard in an indoor presentation of the Fall seasonÕs football half-time show. 8:00pm.

19 Saturday

URI Opera Workshop, Rene de la Garza, director. Presenting a full performance of PucciniÕs Gianni Schicchi and Gilbert and SullivanÕs Trial by Jury. 8:00pm.

20 Sunday

URI Opera Workshop, Rene de la Garza, director. An encore performance (with a slightly different cast) of Gianni Schicchi and Trial by Jury. 3:00pm.

20 Sunday

URI Student Chamber Ensembles, Jane Murray, coordinator. Concert Hall. 7:00pm. FREE.

29 Tuesday

End of Semester Jazz Sessions, Joseph Parillo, coordinator. Concert 1: URI student combos. 7:30pm.

30 Wednesday

URI Saxophone Studio Recital, Jared Sims, coordinator. An evening of music for saxwinds, both classical and modern, played solo and in ensembles. 7:30pm in Fine Arts Room C100. FREE.

DECEMBER

 

2 Friday

End of Semester Jazz Sessions, Joseph Parillo, coordinator. Concert II: B101 Big Band, Jared Sims, conductor. 8:00pm.

3 Saturday

Senior Recital: Molly Brown, voice. 1:00pm. FREE.

3 Saturday

Senior Recital: Katharine Fortuna, voice. 3:00pm. FREE.

3 Saturday

URI Music Department Holiday Concert: featuring the URI Symphony Orchestra, Ann Danis Conductor and the URI Concert Choir, Mark Conley, conductor. 8:00pm.

4 Sunday

Junior Recital: Charles Larson, saxophone. 1:00pm. FREE.

4 Sunday

Graduate Recital: Jennifer Armstrong, voice and Junior Recital: Devon Morin, voice. 3:00pm. FREE.

4 Sunday

Junior Recital: Jonathan Audette, piano. 6:00pm. FREE.

5 Monday

End of Semester Jazz Sessions, Joseph Parillo, coordinator. Concert III: URI student combos. 7:30pm.

8 Thursday

End of Semester Jazz Sessions, Joseph Parillo, coordinator. Concert IV: C100 Big Band, John Monllos, conductor. 7:30pm.

9 Friday

URI Concert Band, Brian Cardany, conductor. 8:00pm.

10 Saturday

Junior Recital: Michel MŸller, jazz percussion. 11:00am. FREE.

10 Saturday

Community Music Program, Jane Murray, director. Junior division recital. 1:00pm. FREE.

10 Saturday

University Chorus, Andrew Howell, conductor. Presenting seasonal selections as performed by this 80-voice choir. 8:00pm.

11 Sunday

URI Symphonic Wind Ensemble, Gene Pollart, conductor. 3:00pm.

11 Sunday

URI Student Composers, Eliane Aberdam, coordinator. Hear tomorrowÕs music today! 7:00pm. FREE.

18 Sunday

URI Undergraduate String Quartet, Susan Robison, faculty coach. Student performers in a showcase of classical string ensemble music. 3:00pm. FREE.