Tue, 10/10/2017 - 2:37pm
The string trio—violin, viola, and cello—is the chamber music connoisseur’s delight. In the hands of master composers (and virtuoso performers), the string trio offers a listening adventure of stunning variety, engrossing dialogue, and transparent beauty. Program Beethoven: Trio in G Major for Violin Viola, and Cello, Op. 9, No. 1 Penderecki: Trio for Violin, Viola, and Cello Mozart: Divertimento in E-flat Major for Violin, Viola, and Cello, K…
Tue, 10/10/2017 - 1:48pm
Wind chamber music, performed by faculty and students together, will be featured in this Thursday Scholarship Series concert. Part of the Spotlight on the Arts festival. 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…
Tue, 10/10/2017 - 12:47pm
Giuseppe Verdi wrote some of the most famous operas in the current repertoire of opera houses worldwide. This UGA Opera Theatre concert presents arias, duets, trios, quartets, and ensembles from a dozen of Verdi's greatest compositions, as well as the well-known choruses from “Aida,” “Il Trovatore,” “Nabucco,” “Falstaff,” and “La Traviata.” A second Viva Verdi performance is scheduled for Sunday, Oct. 22, at 3 p.m. 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm Hugh…
Tue, 10/10/2017 - 12:26pm
Enjoy Mozart’s music from one of the most joyous and optimistic periods of his life. Fresh from the triumph of The Marriage of Figaro and at the height of his creative path, the exuberant genius expressed his elation in three of the most effervescent chamber works of his career. Mozart: Sonata in C Major for Piano, Four Hands, K. 521 Mozart: Sonata in A Major for Violin and Piano, K. 526 Mozart: Quintet in C Major for Two Violins, Two Violas,…
Tue, 10/10/2017 - 11:54am
Many of the School of Music’s instrumentalists and vocalists come together when the Hodgson Wind Ensemble and the Hodgson Singers collaborate for this Thursday Scholarship Series performance. 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…
Tue, 10/10/2017 - 11:46am
Maggie Snyder, associate professor of viola, is the featured artist of the October edition of the Hugh Hodgson Faculty Series. Snyder is principal violist of the Chamber Orchestra of New York and is on the artist-faculty of the Brevard Music Festival. Tickets are $12 for adults and $6 for students and children.  For more information, visit: http://music.uga.edu/
Fri, 09/15/2017 - 4:52pm
ARCO Chamber Orchestra, the internationally recognized string chamber ensemble led by Regents Professor and Franklin Professor of VIolin Levon Ambartsumian, performs its fall concert. ARCO returns to Hodgson Hall following a successful summer tour of Brazil.
Fri, 09/15/2017 - 4:31pm
Three master concert artists perform keyboard works of the giants of Western music—Bach, Beethoven, and Brahms—on historic instruments. Kenneth Weiss, harpsichordist, plays Bach. Eric Zivian, one of America’s foremost fortepiano specialists, plays Beethoven. Jon Nakamatsu, 1997 Van Cliburn Gold Medalist, performs Brahms on the Steinway grand. From PAC website: Bach, Beethoven, and Brahms take the spotlight in this innovative program as three…
Wed, 08/23/2017 - 4:24pm
The Yargo Trio—Connie Frigo, associate professor of saxophone; Angela Jones-Reus, professor of flute; and Liza Stepanova, assistant professor of piano—stage one of the Hugh Hodgson School of Music’s first recitals of the 2017-2018 season. The trio’s recital is a unique performance that heralds the release of their new album, “Voices, Reimagined,” and reflects the unconventional nature of their collaboration. Read more at https://t.uga.edu/3sH
Thu, 07/20/2017 - 5:05pm
This annual concert by brass musicians often includes classical music, marches, and show tunes.