Mon, 10/01/2018 - 11:43am
The Hugh Hodgson School of Music will continue its 2018-19 Thursday Scholarship Series with an exciting performance by The University of Georgia Jazz Ensemble on Thursday, October 4th at 7:30 in Hodgson Concert Hall. The event is entitled “An Evening of Hits from the Big Band Era” and is sure to deliver on that with the program they have planned. Led by Professor of Jazz Studies Dave D’Angelo, The UGA Jazz Ensemble will be performing a number of…
Wed, 04/18/2018 - 4:53pm
Thursday Scholarship Series: Hodgson Wind Ensemble Join the Hodgson Wind Ensemble for an exciting and innovative finale to the 2017–2018 Thursday Scholarship Series.The Thursday Scholarship Series began in 1980 and, as the flagship concert series at the Hugh Hodgson School of Music, continues the tradition of “Music Appreciation Programs” started by Hugh Hodgson himself in the 1930s. Proceeds from contributions and ticket sales to these concerts…
Mon, 03/05/2018 - 11:53am
March’s Hugh Hodgson Faculty Series recital spotlights Joshua Bynum, associate professor of trombone. Bynum is a highly sought after performer and educator who performs regularly with the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra and is on faculty of international music festivals such as the Festival of Vale Veneto and the Music of the Spheres Festival. Tickets are $12. For more information, visit music.uga.edu.
Mon, 03/05/2018 - 11:34am
The School of Music’s faculty and students collaborate to celebrate women in music in this bonus Thursday Scholarship Series performance in honor of National Women’s History Month.The Thursday Scholarship Series began in 1980 and, as the flagship concert series at the Hugh Hodgson School of Music, continues the tradition of “Music Appreciation Programs” started by Hugh Hodgson himself in the 1930s. Proceeds from contributions and ticket sales to…
Tue, 10/10/2017 - 4:24pm
Known for innovative and exciting programs, Jaclyn Hartenberger, conductor, associate director of bands and assistant professor of music, presents her first Hugh Hodgson Faculty Series recital with the help of several chamber ensembles. Hartenberger performs globally, from South America to the Czech Republic, as an in-demand conductor. $12, $6 (student/child)
Thu, 09/07/2017 - 4:12pm
The first Hugh Hodgson Faculty Series recital of 2017-2018 showcases Elizabeth Knight, lecturer in voice, in Ramsey Concert Hall on Tuesday, Sept. 12, at 8 p.m. Knight’s recital, titled “I Make My Magic,” her first ever in the faculty series, examines treatments of female life and love in songs from various times, styles and composers. Knight will be accompanied by pianist Richard Seiler, professor of piano at the University of Louisiana at…
Wed, 08/23/2017 - 4:35pm
Enjoy the kick-off of the 2017-2018 Thursday Scholarship Series with the UGA Symphony Orchestra. The Thursday Scholarship Series began in 1980 and, as the flagship concert series at the Hugh Hodgson School of Music, continues the tradition of “Music Appreciation Programs” started by Hugh Hodgson himself in the 1930s. Proceeds from contributions and ticket sales to these concerts are among the primary means through which School of Music…
Mon, 03/27/2017 - 4:55pm
The final concert in the 2016-2017 Thursday Scholarship Series brings together some of the Hugh Hodgson School of Music’s best instrumentalists—including faculty and students—to perform three concertos. The ARCO Chamber Orchestra and a graduate student wind ensemble will provide a lively backdrop for five faculty soloists to create the musical fireworks that will close out the concert series’ season. Tickets are $20; $6 with a UGA student ID.…
Mon, 03/27/2017 - 4:37pm
The UGA Hugh Hodgson School of Music’s Reid Messich, an assistant professor of oboe, will conclude the Hugh Hodgson Faculty Series. Messich has played in numerous orchestras across the country and toured all over the world, and he brings that experience to bear in a wonderful finale to the Faculty Series. Tickets are $12; $6 with UGA student ID.
Fri, 02/03/2017 - 4:55pm
February's Thursday Scholarhip Series event will ask its audience, "what do two dozen hands on 440 piano keys playing a million notes sound like?" The 2017 Piano Extravaganza, held in Hodgson Concert Hall on February 9 at 7:30 p.m., showcases the piano area and its beautiful Steinways with a wide array of music, faculty-led talks on the history of the instrument, a behind-the-scenes look at our piano selection process, and a special opportunity…