Wed, 01/20/2016 - 4:17pm
Liza Stepanova, an associate professor of piano at the UGA Hugh Hodgson School of Music, will perform. Stepanova will be joined by fellow School of Music faculty members Michael Heald on violin, Maggie Snyder on viola and David Starkweather on cello.  Stepanova has been praised by The New York Times for her “thoughtful musicality” and “fleet-fingered panache,” and is in demand as a soloist, collaborator, and educator. She has performed…
Tue, 01/19/2016 - 6:25pm
The Georgia Woodwind Quintet, the faculty woodwind quintet at the Hugh Hodgson School of Music, will perform its first concert of 2016. The Georgia Woodwind Quintet is a resident faculty ensemble in the UGA Hugh Hodgson School of Music. Since its founding in 1967, the quintet has maintained an active schedule performing woodwind chamber music from the early quintets of Danzi and Reicha to 20th-century compositions. This concert will be the…
Mon, 12/21/2015 - 5:54pm
Violin professor and international soloist Michael Heald will showcase his close attention to musical detail and expression during an evening at the Performing Arts Center. Heald will be joined by Timothy Lovelace, Professor of Collaborative Piano at the University of Minnesota. Repertoire will consist of music by Schubert, Brahms, Schumann, and Mendelssohn for violin and piano duo. $10; $5 with a UGACard Sponsored by: Hugh Hodgson School of…
Mon, 12/21/2015 - 5:50pm
Celebrate New Year’s Eve in a brand new way as the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra comes to Hodgson Hall for this fun-filled concert. It’s a musical celebration in the spirit of the famous and ultra-popular Vienna Philharmonic’s New Year’s Eve Gala Concert that is broadcast worldwide to more than ninety countries. The ASO's ninety-minute program begins at 7:00 p.m. so you’ll be out early enough not to miss any of your other traditional activities.…
Fri, 12/04/2015 - 10:31am
The Classic City Band will perform holiday music during an evening concert in the festively-decorated conservatory. The concert band’s repertoire includes all types of music: marches, jazz, pop, show tunes, excerpts from operas and musicals, as well as traditional and classical selections. We normally perform 6-7 concerts a year, including Memorial Day, Christmas, and Fourth of July programs. You may have heard our band play on the Fourth of…
Wed, 11/25/2015 - 1:37pm
An Athens holiday tradition continues with the UGA Holiday Concerts, held this year on Dec. 3 and 4 in Hodgson Concert Hall at the Performing Arts Center at 7:30 p.m. The UGA Symphony Orchestra, directed by Mark Cedel, and the combined choirs of the Hugh Hodgson School of Music will perform John Rutter’s “Gloria,” the first suite of Robert Shaw’s “Many Moods of Christmas,” excerpts from Bach’s “Magnificat,” and other seasonal favorites. The UGA…
Mon, 11/16/2015 - 12:09pm
Contact: Clarke Schwabe 706-542-4752 The Hodgson Wind Symphony continues its fall season at the Performing Arts Center with a free concert. One of the Hugh Hodgson School of Music's large wind bands, the Wind Symphony has performed extensively throughout the Southeast and performs the finest standard and new repertoire for wind band.
Mon, 11/16/2015 - 12:08pm
Contact: Clarke Schwabe 706-542-4752 The UGA Repertory Singers will take to the stage to perform. This choral ensemble is a mixed chamber choir designed to offer laboratory rehearsal and performance experience for graduate-student conductors and upper-level music education students. This free concert will showcase some of the Hugh Hodgson School of Music’s emerging vocal and conducting talent.
Mon, 11/16/2015 - 12:00pm
Contact: Clarke Schwabe 706-542-4752 The Hodgson String Trio will play a free concert. The trio, a group of graduate string students from the Hugh Hodgson School of Music, will perform Beethoven’s String Trio in E flat major.
Mon, 11/16/2015 - 11:59am
Contact: Clarke Schwabe 706-542-4752 The UGA African American Choral Ensemble will hold one of its two yearly performances. From its beginnings in the early '70s as the Pamoja Singers, the UGA African American Choral Ensemble, directed by Gregory Broughton, chair of the voice area at the Hugh Hodgson School of Music, has endeavored to keep concert halls and churches filled with the powerful sounds and wealth of indigenous musical treasures…