Come see the thrilling, marvelous, toe-tapping UGA Golden Age Band! In collaboration with the Hodgson Wind Ensemble, we are proud to present an authentic, late-19th century-style, outdoor band concert on UGA's beautiful north campus quad.
Classics of 19th century Russian music are the centerpiece of “Music from the Golden Age of Russian Culture,” a special Hugh Hodgson School of Music concert in Ramsey Concert Hall on Tuesday, October 25, at 8 p.m.
Inspired by the “Gifts and Prayers: The Romanovs and Their Subjects” exhibition at the Georgia Museum of Art (GMOA), this concert focuses on Russian music from that same period, examining another side of art from the era of Romanov rule.
School of Music faculty members Michael Heald, violin, and Maggie Snyder, viola, will be joined by guest artitsts Kenn Wagner and Joel Dallow from the Atlanta Symphony, and Ivo-Jan van der Werff, former member of the Medici String Quartet and Professsor of Viola at Rice University.
Husband and wife Edward and Stephanie Neeman have been widely acclaimed for their impeccable musicianship and their unique onstage chemistry.
They have performed together at Steinway Hall in New York and at venues across the U.S., Indonesia, and Australia.
This Hodgson Wind Ensemble performance comprises several exciting 20th century works, including Dana Wilson’s “Trombone Concerto,” featuring special guest soloist Joshua Bynum, associate professor of trombone at the UGA Hugh Hodgson School of Music.
The internationally-renowned ARCO Chamber Orchestra returns for the first concert of its 2016-2017 season.
Want to know more? Check out this documentary on the ARCO Chamber Orchestra: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6_7F87DXdp4
The UGA Hugh Hodgson School of Music’s premier wind ensemble returns with a performance featuring David Maslanka’s “A Child’s Garden of Dreams” and Karel Husa’s “Music for Prague” in Hodgson Concert Hall on Tuesday, September 13, at 8 p.m. This concert is free to attend—patrons are encouraged to bring a non-perishable canned food item to be donated to the UGA Food Bank.
The Athens Flute Choir, a nonprofit community music ensemble dedicated to the enrichment of Athens and the surrounding areas through music performance, will perform.
The UGA Hodgson Singers, the UGA Hugh Hodgson School of Music’s premier choral ensemble, will celebrate the completion of its first professional recording project with a concert.
Proceeds from the concert, titled “Grace Immaculate: Prayers and Love Songs from the Heart,” will benefit UGA choral activities.
$10; $5 for students
Sponsored by: Hugh Hodgson School of Music
Contact: Clarke Schwabe 706-542-4752
For more information, visit: music.uga.edu
The UGA Ecotones will hold its fifth annual benefit concert for the Upper Oconee Watershed Network. The Ecotones are a co-ed, eco-friendly a cappella group that performs a repertoire of pop songs, classic hits, indie tunes, rock n’ roll and soulful ballads. $8; $5 for students;
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