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Past Events

A Grand Night for Singing

University Vocal Ensembles
September 24, 2016
Hill Auditorium

Scholarship Showcase

School of Music, Theatre & Dance
September 25, 2016
Lydia Mendelssohn Theatre

Ah, Wilderness!

Dept. of Theatre & Drama
October 6-16, 2016
Arthur Miller Theatre

The Drowsy Chaperone

Dept. of Musical Theatre
October 13-23, 2016
Lydia Mendelssohn Theatre

Band-O-Rama: Welcome Home!

University Bands
October 21, 2016
Hill Auditorium

Halloween Concert

University Orchestras
October 30, 2016
Hill Auditorium

Men’s Glee Club

Men’s Glee Club
November 5, 2016
Hill Auditorium

Roméo et Juliette

University Opera Theatre
November 10-13, 2016
Power Center for the Performing Arts

A Man of No Importance

Dept. of Musical Theatre
November 17-20, 2016
Arthur Miller Theatre

Peter and the Starcatcher

Dept. of Theatre & Drama
December 8-11, 2016
Power Center for the Performing Arts

Collage Concert

School of Music, Theatre & Dance
January 14, 2017
Hill Auditorium

Glancing Back, Dancing Forward

Dept. of Dance
February 2-5, 2017
Power Center for the Performing Arts

The Winter’s Tale

Dept. of Musical Theatre Studio
February 16-19, 2017
Arthur Miller Theatre

Mr. Burns, A Post-Electric Play

Dept. of Theatre & Drama
February 16-19, 2017
Lydia Mendelssohn Theatre

A Midsummer Night’s Dream

University Opera Theatre
March 23-26, 2017
Lydia Mendelssohn Theatre

Insurrection: Holding History

Dept. of Theatre & Drama
March 30-April 9, 2017
Arthur Miller Theatre

Disney’s The Little Mermaid

Dept. of Musical Theatre
April 13-16, 2017
Power Center for the Performing Arts

Men’s Glee Club

Men’s Glee Club
April 15, 2017
Hill Auditorium

Musical Theatre Senior Showcase

Dept. of Musical Theatre
April 30, 2017
Lydia Mendelssohn Theatre

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U-M Bicentennial Jazz Festival Historical Lecture Series

1:10pm, Walgreen Drama Center, Stamps Auditorium

“Lionel Hampton: The Man and Music”

Linda Yohn, moderator, Gary Burton and Dennis Wilson, panelists.

Lionel Hampton was an American jazz vibraphonist, pianist, percussionist, bandleader and actor. Hampton worked with jazz musicians from Louis Armstrong, Benny Goodman, and Buddy Rich to Charlie Parker, Charles Mingus, and Quincy Jones. The U-M Jazz Festival is a non-competitive event providing collegiate and high school students an opportunity for increased experience and understanding of American jazz. The Festival is open to students, educators and music lovers of all ages. It is presented by SMTD through the Department of Jazz and Contemporary Improvisation with support from numerous academic units within the U-M. This year’s festival is participating in a University-wide celebration commemorating the Bicentennial of the University’s founding. Free - no tickets required
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U-M Bicentennial Jazz Festival Master Class: Gary Burton

2:10pm, Earl V. Moore Building, Hankinson Rehearsal Hall

Benny Green, moderator. Gary Burton is an American jazz vibraphonist, composer and jazz educator. Burton developed a pianistic style of four-mallet technique as an alternative to the prevailing two-mallet technique. This approach caused him to be heralded as an innovator and his sound and technique are widely imitated. He is also known for pioneering fusion jazz and popularizing the duet format in jazz, as well as being a major figure in music education from his 30 years at the Berklee College of Music. Free - no tickets required
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U-M Bicentennial Jazz Festival Feature Concert

7:30pm, Power Center for the Performing Arts

Part of the University-wide Bicentennial, the Jazz Festival features legendary vibraphonist Gary Burton. The concert includes the premiere of a new composition for jazz orchestra by Prof. Dennis Wilson (trombone) in collaboration with the Center for Arrhythmia Research through award-winning researcher and Professor of Internal Medicine Justus MB Anumonwo. This performance also features SMTD music faculty Andrew Bishop, tenor saxophone; Anthony Elliott, cello; Bill Lucas, trumpet; Miles Okazaki, guitar; Jonathan Ovalle, percussion; Ed Sarath, flugelhorn; and the U-M Bicentennial Jazz Orchestra, a new ensemble created in celebration of Michigan’s 200-year anniversary. General admission $28/ $12 with student ID

Faculty Recital: Kathleen Kelly, pianist

8:00pm, Earl V. Moore Building, Britton Recital Hall

ÜBERSETZT: culture and language in translation

Featuring Kathleen Kelly, pianist; Micaela Aldridge, mezzo-soprano; Thomas Cilluffo, tenor; Martha Guth, soprano; Luke Randall, baritone; and Matthew Thompson, piano. Exploring the effects of translation on the German language and culture, seen from both directions. The program pairs Schumann’s Spanisches Liederspiel, which was based on popular Spanish poetry, with David Hanlon’s Texanische Liebeslieder, inspired by the experience of the Central Texas German Dialect speakers. Free - no tickets required

Student Recital: Nicholas Susi, piano

8:00pm, Walgreen Drama Center, Stamps Auditorium

PROGRAM: Beethoven - Sonata for Piano and Violin, op. 30, no. 2; Beethoven - Sonata for Piano, op. 57 “Appassionata”. Free - no tickets required

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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