The University of Michigan School of Music, Theatre & Dance educates the artists, scholars, educators and entrepreneurs of the future. Students are prepared with expert skills, instilled with passionate enthusiasm, and emboldened to challenge and inspire the world through the power of the performing arts.
A group of jazz percussion student will spend spring break in Cuba, for a week of study and performance with Cuban musicians and students, as well as an immersive exploration of Cuban culture and history.
SMTD has partnered with the Gershwin family to bring the music of George and Ira Gershwin to students, scholars, performers and audiences across campus and worldwide.
Musical Theatre Senior Showcase
10:00am, Earl V. Moore Building, EXCEL Lab
Bruce Carter is a music educator and researcher; whose work focuses on issues of creativity and the intersections of social justice and arts participation. Recently, his research has been published in the Bulletin of the Council for Research in Music Education, Journal of Research in Music Education, Music Educators Journal, in addition to numerous invited chapters by Oxford Press. Free - no tickets required
3:00pm, Hill Auditorium
PROGRAM: Bach - Fantasia and Fugue in G Minor, BWV 542; Karg-Elert - Trois Impressions, op. 72; Parker - Organ Sonata in E-flat Minor, op. 75; Howells - Rhapsody in C-sharp Minor, op. 17, no. 3; Eben - Musica Dominicalis; Duruflé - Suite pour orgue, op. 5. Free - no tickets required
6:30pm, Walgreen Drama Center, Stamps Auditorium
This master class is led by Juilliard faculty Phoebe Carrai who performs with the Arcadian Academy and the Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra, the Boston Early Music Festival Orchestra, the Göttingen Festspiel Orchestra, and various chamber ensembles. Free - no tickets required
7:30pm, Earl V. Moore Building, Britton Recital Hall
PROGRAM: Rachmaninov - Six Songs, op. 38; Vaughan Williams - Songs of Travel; Rochberg - Ricordanza: Soliloquy for cello and piano; Carter - Sonata for cello and piano. Free - no tickets required
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