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  • Paul Berkowitz (photo by Tony Mastres)
Paul Berkowitz (photo by Tony Mastres)
Paul Berkowitz (Professor of Piano at UCSB) will present a recital featuring the last three piano sonatas of Franz Schubert on Sunday, October 29, 2017 at 3 p.m. at Hahn Hall at the Music Academy of the West. Mr. Berkowitz’ performance accompanies the release of his two new Schubert CDs (Vols. 8 & 9, the final volumes of his Schubert Piano Works cycle) for Meridian Records earlier this fall.
 
 

 

  1. October 29, 2017 - 3:00pm
  • World Music Series Fall 2017
The Santa Barbara-based Salt Martians (Ken Gaston on guitar and lead vocals, Doug Toews on mandolin, lead and harmony vocals, Tim Mullins on banjo, dobro and harmony vocals, and Aaron Douglas on string bass and harmony vocals) is an all-acoustic bluegrass band, performing tunes from Bill Monroe to the Byrds. The Salt Martians will perform on Wednesday, October 18, 2017 at 12 p.m. in the UCSB Music Bowl as part of the World Music Series. Admission is free. The World Music Series is co-presented by the UCSB MultiCultural Center and the Ethnomusicology Program in the Department of Music.
 
 
  1. October 18, 2017 - 12:00pm
  • Marek Ruszczynski (courtesy photo)
The UCSB Voice Program will present a Guest Artist Masterclass with vocal coach Marek Ruszczynski of the Royal Academy of Music and Royal Opera House on Wednesday, October 18, 2017 at 2 p.m. in Karl Geiringer Hall. Admission is free and the event is open to the public.
  1. October 18, 2017 - 2:00pm
  • James Smelser
The UCSB Horn Studio presents a Guest Artist Masterclass with James Smelser of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra on Saturday, October 21, 2017 from 10 a.m.-12 p.m. in Karl Geiringer Hall. Admission is free and the event is open to the public.
  1. October 21, 2017 -
    10:00am to 12:00pm
  • Scott Hostetler, Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Directed by Gabrielle Castriotta, the UCSB Oboe Studio presents a Guest Artist Masterclass with Scott Hostetler, Oboe/English Horn with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra and Professor of Oboe at the Bienen School of Music at Northwestern University. Saturday, October 21, 2017 from 1-3:30 p.m. in Music Room 1145. Admission is free and the event is open to the public. 
  1. October 21, 2017 -
    1:00pm to 3:30pm
  • John Scoville (photo by Gaby Goldberg)
Graduate pianist John Scoville will present a DMA recital on Saturday, October 21, 2017 at 3 p.m. in Lotte Lehmann Concert Hall. Mr. Scoville will be joined by fellow UCSB graduate students Cynthia Vong (flute), Julie Davies (soprano), and Sara Aronson (horn). The program will feature works by Reinecke, Barber, Debussy, and Hindemith. Admission is free.
  1. October 21, 2017 - 3:00pm
  • Hossein Omoumi
Hossein Omoumi and his students will present a documentary film and an educational concert of Classical Persian Music on Saturday, October 21, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. in the UCSB MultiCultural Center Theater. Admission is free. This event is sponsored by the UCSB Department of Music, the Iranian Studies Initiative, Duncan and Suzanne Mellichamp, the UCSB MultiCultural Center, and the Iranian Graduate Student Association (IGSA). 
  1. October 21, 2017 - 7:30pm
  • Ariella Mak-Neiman. Courtesy photo.
Graduate pianist Ariella Mak-Neiman will present a D.M.A. recital featuring J.S. Bach's Partita No. 3 in a minor, BWV 827; Ludwig van Beethoven's Sonata in A-flat Major, Op. 110; and Robert Schumann's Symphonic Etudes, Op. 13 on Sunday, October 22, 2017 at 3 p.m. in Lotte Lehmann Concert Hall. Admission is free. 
  1. October 22, 2017 - 3:00pm
  • Pascale Criton (courtesy photo)
The Corwin Chair presents Sounding Limits, a series of compositions that have resulted from a long-term collaboration between the French composer Pascale Criton and the Italian string players Silvia Tarozzi & Deborah Walker, on Monday, October 23, 2017 at 7 p.m. in Karl Geiringer Hall. Prior to the concert, Ms. Criton will host a 6 p.m. lecture in Studio Xenakis (Room 2215). Admission is free and both events are open to the public.
  1. October 23, 2017 - 7:00pm
  • World Music Series Fall 2017
Santa Barbara-based Ensamble Vientos Del Sur (Winds of the South Ensemble) performs a fusion of different Latin American styles such as rumba, bolero, and cumbia. Delighting audiences of Southern California for more than a decade, the band’s contagious rhythms invite the audience to dance. Hugo Macario, Jose Elizarraraz, and Robert Gutierrez perform on guitar, charango, zampoñas, quena, cajon, and congas. Ensamble Vientos Del Sur will perform on Wednesday, October 25, 2017 at 12 p.m. in the UCSB Music Bowl as part of the World Music Series. Admission is free. The World Music Series is co-presented by the UCSB MultiCultural Center and the Ethnomusicology Program in the Department of Music.
 
  1. October 25, 2017 - 12:00pm