Department of Music Events

February 20 - March 21, 2020

Thursday, February 20

Symposium on Music, Sound, and Indigeneity

Symposium on Music, Sound, and Indigeneity

2/20 1:30pm

The Center for the Interdisciplinary Study of Music (CISM) presents the Symposium for Music, Sound, and Indigeneity on Thursday, February 20, 2020 from...

Friday, February 21

Photo by Gabrieu Algusto

João Pedro Oliveira

2/21 3pm

Models of Composition in the 21st Century As part of the Corwin Chair Series, João Pedro Oliveira (Corwin Chair of Composition, UC Santa Barbara) will...

Natasha Kislenko

Natasha Kislenko

2/21 7:30pm

UC Santa Barbara faculty member Dr. Natasha Kislenko will present a piano recital on Friday, February 21, 2020 at 7:30 pm in Karl Geiringer Hall. Dr....

Saturday, February 22

Undergraduate Recital: Sarah Evenson

Undergraduate Recital: Sarah Evenson

2/22 4:30pm

Undergraduate clarinetist Sarah Evenson will present a Bachelor of Arts recital with pianist Buyun Li and the Nuñes Scholarship Woodwind Quintet (flutist...

Alexandra Lopez

Undergraduate Recital: Alexandra Lopez

2/22 7:30pm

Undergraduate vocalist Alexandra Lopez (soprano) will present a senior Bachelor of Music recital with pianist Erik Lawrence on Saturday, February 22, 2020 at...

Wednesday, February 26

UCSB Chamber Players

UCSB Chamber Players

2/26 7:30pm

Directed by Jonathan Moerschel, the UCSB Chamber Players will present an evening of chamber music favorites on Wednesday, February 26, 2020 at 7:30 pm in...

Friday, February 28

~Nois (photo by Nick Zoulek)

Guest Artist Recital: ~Nois Saxophone Quartet

2/28 7:30pm

The UC Santa Barbara Department of Music will present a guest artist recital with ~Nois on Friday, February 28, 2020 at 7:30 pm in Karl Geiringer Hall. The...

Sunday, March 1

Faculty Artist Recital: Wesley Arai, Carillon

Faculty Artist Recital: Wesley Arai, Carillon

3/1 2pm

UC Santa Barbara University Carillonist Wesley Arai will present a recital from the carillon in UC Santa Barbara's Storke Tower on Sunday, March 1, 2020 at 2...

Wednesday, March 4

Dwight Reynolds

Dwight Reynolds

3/4 3:30pm

Music in the Medieval Mediterranean As part of UCSB Ethnomusicology Forum, Dwight Reynolds (Religious Studies, UC Santa Barbara) will present a lecture...

Thursday, March 5

UCSB Wind Ensemble

UCSB Wind Ensemble

3/5 7:30pm

Directed by Paul Bambach, the UCSB Wind Ensemble will present staples of the wind band repertoire alongside new and exciting works by some of today’s most...

Saturday, March 7

UCSB Middle East Ensemble

UCSB Middle East Ensemble

3/7 7:30pm

Directed by Scott Marcus, the UCSB Middle East Ensemble will present an evening of music and dance reflecting the great variety of cultures found in the...

Sunday, March 8

UCSB Student Carillon Recital

UCSB Student Carillon Recital

3/8 10am

Students from UC Santa Barbara University Carillonist Wesley Arai's studio will present a recital from the carillon in UC Santa Barbara's Storke Tower on...

Monday, March 9

UCSB Chamber Orchestra and Chamber Players

UCSB Chamber Orchestra and Chamber Players

3/9 7:30pm

The UCSB Chamber Orchestra will present an evening of orchestral masterpieces on Monday, March 9, 2020 at 7:30 pm in Lotte Lehmann Concert Hall. Winners of...

Wednesday, March 11

UCSB Jazz Ensemble

UCSB Jazz Ensemble

3/11 7:30pm

Directed by Jon Nathan, the UCSB Jazz Ensemble will present standards and contemporary favorites from the jazz repertoire on Wednesday, March 11, 2020 at...

Thursday, March 12

UCSB Music of India Ensemble

UCSB Music of India Ensemble

3/12 7:30pm

Directed by Scott Marcus, the UCSB Music of India Ensemble will present North Indian classical music for sitar and tabla on Thursday, March 12, 2020 at 7:30...

Friday, March 13

UCSB Gospel Choir

UCSB Gospel Choir

3/13 7:30pm

Directed by Victor Bell, the UCSB Gospel Choir will present traditional and contemporary songs drawn from African American religious traditions on Friday,...