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ArtPower! Presents: Elias String Quartet

Date: Thursday, April 02, 2015 from 8:00 PM
Location: Dept. of Music's Conrad Prebys Concert Hall
The Elias String Quartet take their name from Mendelssohn's oratorio, Elijah, of which Elias is its German form, and have quickly established themselves as one of the most intense and vibrant quartets of their generation.    more
 
Muir Musical Presents Legally Blonde: The Musical

Date: Saturday, April 04, 2015 through Saturday, April 11, 2015 from 8:00 PM
Location: Mandeville Center
UC San Dieg's annual Muir Musical returns this year with a production of "Legally Blonde: The Musical," a feel-good musical comedy. Based on the hit 2001 film, this Broadway musical follows Elle Woods from sunny Malibu to Harvard Law School.    more
 
Springfest at the Loft Part I

Date: Tuesday, April 07, 2015 from 7:30 PM
Location: Price Center East
Tommy Babin & Kyle Motl present improvisations and new compositions for two basses. Followed by the Marks Brothers (Mark Dresser and Mark Helias: basses), and Mark Helias' Open Loose with Tom Rainey and Tony Malaby.    more
 
Springfest: Microventions

Date: Tuesday, April 07, 2015 through Sunday, April 19, 2015 from 12:00 AM
Location: UC San Diego Campus
Hidden Schedule: What can happen in 60 seconds? The universe expand by 2.760 miles. Data in fibreoptic cables circumnavigates the earth 7.5 times. 300 million of your cells die. A performance. Microventions.wordpress.com    more
 
Springfest: The Music of Nicholas Deyoe

Date: Wednesday, April 08, 2015 from 5:30 PM
Location: Conrad Prebys Concert Hall
Just because composer, Nicholas Deyoe isn't dead, doesn't mean we can't celebrate his life's work. Yes, Nicholas Deyoe is very much ALIVE! In light of this shocking revelation, we will take pause to reflect upon his generous and visceral oeuvre.    more
 
Springfest: Music for Mallets and Keyboards

Date: Wednesday, April 08, 2015 from 7:00 PM
Location: Conrad Prebys Music Center, Experimental Theater
Music by: Osvaldo Golijov, Edward Hamel, David Lang, and Steve Reich    more
 
Springfest at the Loft Part II

Date: Wednesday, April 08, 2015 from 8:30 PM
Location: Price Center East
Night two of Springfest at the Loft features new music by UC San Diego graduate student Josh Charney with performances by Kyle Motl, Tommy Babin, and Andrew Munsey.    more
 
Springfest: Polyester

Date: Thursday, April 09, 2015 from 12:00 PM
Location: Conrad Prebys Music Center Room 313
A new installation in a series of works in which audio transducers are embedded in suspended, unzipped sleeping bags to create an immersive sound environment in an intimate space.    more
 
Springfest: Ogawa & Matsuno

Date: Thursday, April 09, 2015 from 7:00 PM
Location: Conrad Prebys Concert Hall
A recital of works for Flute and Clarinet, with world premieres by Ori Talmon and Kevin Zhang.    more
 
Springfest: 400 Years of Sound Texts

Date: Thursday, April 09, 2015 from 8:30 PM
Location: Conrad Prebys Music Center, Experimental Theater
A celebration of performance works from Shakespeare to Stein to 21st century writers, 400 Years of Sound Texts explores the music of the speaking voice and the grammar of pure sound.    more
 
Springfest: From Fragile to Plastique: Confronting the Culture of Music and Affect

Date: Friday, April 10, 2015 from 2:00 PM
Location: Conrad Prebys Music Center, Recital Hall
This panel seeks to engage the potentialities and limitations of music in health and cognition.    more
 
ArtPower! Presents: Thalma de Freitas

Date: Friday, April 10, 2015 from 8:00 PM
Location: The Loft
Brazilian singer, songwriter, and actress, Thalma de Freitas was born into a home filled with music and creativity, as the daughter of famed maestro Laercio de Freitas.    more
 
Springfest: GSA Happy Hour

Date: Friday, April 10, 2015 from 5:00 PM
Location: Conrad Prebys Music Center Room 136
UC San Diego's Graduate Student Association (GSA) hosts a social for Graduate Students with refreshments featuring selected performances from Springfest 2015.    more
 
Springfest: Okanagon

Date: Friday, April 10, 2015 from 7:00 PM
Location: Conrad Prebys Concert Hall
A rite. As the beating heart of the Earth. The program will include music by Giacinto Scelsi, Pascal Dusapin, Gy├Ârgy Kurtag, Karlheinz Stockhausen and will feature paintings by Peter Kline.    more
 
Springfest: Music and Motion

Date: Friday, April 10, 2015 from 8:30 PM
Location: Conrad Prebys Music Center Experimental Theater
Music & Motion is an exploration of the experience of motion through music, and music through motion. Musicians and dancers from UC San Diego's graduate programs have teamed up for an exciting evening of visual music.    more
 
Springfest: Synthesizer Petting Zoo

Date: Saturday, April 11, 2015 from 3:00 PM
Location: Conrad Prebys Music Center North Courtyard
Get hands on with the Audio Electronics Club's handmade music hardware and software! Synthesizers, effects processors, control and performance systems, and robotics!    more
 
Springfest: Wave Energy Series No. 3

Date: Saturday, April 11, 2015 from 5:30 PM
Location: Conrad Prebys Concert Hall
This event highlights often overlooked, but nonetheless important sound production practices and provides a forum for performance and discussion for artists and audiences from local and far-ung locales.    more
 
Springfest: The Family Room- Season Two

Date: Saturday, April 11, 2015 from 7:00 PM
Location: Conrad Prebys Music Center Experimental Theater
The performing ensemble Family presents Season Two, an exploration of recitations, confrontations, costumes, and rugs. This will be an evening full of virtuoso mind-reading and improvisation, presented in several acts.    more
 
Springfest: Power to the People

Date: Saturday, April 11, 2015 from 8:30 PM
Location: Conrad Prebys Music Center Room 136
Music written for and featuring electric guitars and basses. Works by Wolff, Pierzak, Flores, and Rzewski.    more
 
Springfest: Polyester

Date: Saturday, April 11, 2015 from 1:00 PM
Location: Conrad Prebys Music Center Room 313
This work will explore the close relationships between material and memory, questioning the manner in which sound, touch and experience transfer familiarity and trigger memory with simple, mass-produced objects.    more
 
Teatro Izcalli - 20 Years of Chicano/a Resistance

Date: Monday, April 13, 2015 from 5:00 PM
Location: Cross Cultural Center
Join the MECh@ meeting for a special performance by Teatro Izcalli followed by a discussion with Macedonio Arteaga, UC San Diego Alum on the origins of Teatro Izcalli and 20 years of performances nationwide.    more
 
ArtPower! Presents: Warren Wolf & Wolfpack

Date: Thursday, April 16, 2015 from 8:00 PM
Location: The Loft
Jazz aficionados welcome the dawning of the next generations of talented musicians who boldly stride into progressive territory.    more
 
Springfest: Immersion@Birch Aquarium

Date: Sunday, April 19, 2015 from 6:00 PM
Location: Birch Aquarium at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography at UCSD
This special evening under the sea features musical performances from UC San Diego music graduate students. Visitors can stroll through the aquarium and encounter live and recorded pieces specifically curated for this unique event.    more
 
Performance of Placas: The Most Dangerous Tattoo

Date: Monday, April 20, 2015 from 6:00 PM
Location: Visual Arts Center
Excerpt from the critically acclaimed play by UC San Diego Writing/Lit alum Paul S. Flores about transnational gangs, tattoo removal and healing, followed discussion with cast and Gang Peacemaker Alex Sanchez.    more
 
ArtPower! Presents: Emerson String Quartet

Date: Thursday, April 23, 2015 from 8:00 PM
Location: Dept. of Music's Conrad Prebys Concert Hall
An ArtPower! fan favorite, the Emerson String Quartet stands apart in the history of string quartets with an unparalleled list of achievements during the last three decades    more
 








 

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