News & Events


  • Stockhausen Kontakte LP
UCSB's Center for Research in Electronic Art Technology (CREATE)  will present "Song of the Youths and Elders" on Thursday, November 15, 2018 at 8 pm in Lotte Lehmann Concert Hall on the UCSB campus. The program will feature works by faculty, staff, and students and a historical work, Song of the Youths (1956), by the celebrated German composer Karlheinz Stockhausen (1928-1979). Featured faculty include Clarence Barlow, Jeremy Haladyna, and Curtis Roads. Featured students include Yissin Chandran, Lena Mathew, Stewart Engart, and alumnus Anthony Paul Garcia. 
  1. Thursday, November 15, 2018 - 8:00pm
  • sheet music
The UCSB Department of Music will present the Fall Voice Program Convocation on Friday, November 16, 2018 from 2-4 pm in Karl Geiringer Hall on the UCSB campus. Graduate and undergraduate students from the studios of professors Isabel Bayrakdarian, Linda DiFiore, and Benjamin Brecher will perform works with students from the UCSB Collaborative and Solo Piano programs. Program to be announced. 
  1. Friday, November 16, 2018 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
  • French horn
Directed by Robert Koenig, the UCSB Chamber Players will present an evening of chamber music favorites on Friday, November 16, 2018 at 7:30 pm in Karl Geiringer Hall. The program will feature an eclectic mix of standards from the chamber music repertoire by Johannes Brahms and Ludwig van Beethoven, as well as more unique works by David Popper, Erich Wolfgang Korngold, and John Adams' Hallelujah Junction for two pianos. The UCSB Chamber Players consist of a variety of ensembles, from duos to quintets and occasionally larger groups, which study and perform masterpieces of the chamber music literature. 
  1. Friday, November 16, 2018 - 7:30pm
  • Scott Perry
UCSB graduate Composition student Scott Perry will present a PhD composition recital, “Works for Stereo Playback”, on Saturday, November 17, 2018 at 7:30 pm in Karl Geiringer Hall on the UCSB campus. The program will feature original works by Mr. Perry, including The Four Immeasurables, Raising Windhorse, Continuum Musics 1-3 and 6, and medicine-love-unnameable-beyond.
  1. Saturday, November 17, 2018 - 7:30pm
  • Jill Felber
The UCSB Department of Music will present a recital featuring UCSB Professor Jill Felber (flute) and the Nexus String Quartet. Violinists Hal Grossman and Fritz Gearhart, violist Mary Harris, and cellist Andrew Smith (UCSB alumnus) will join Ms. Felber for Amy Beach's Theme and Variations for Flute and String Quartet, Op. 80 and Joan Tower's Rising (for flute and string quartet), and will round out the program with Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's String Quartet No. 19 in C Major, K. 465 "Dissonance Quartet."
  1. Sunday, November 18, 2018 - 3:00pm
  • Chenoa Orme-Stone (photo by Zach Mendez)
Graduate cellist Chenoa Orme-Stone will present a doctoral recital with UCSB faculty members Jennifer Kloetzel (cello) and Dr. Natasha Kislenko (piano/harpsichord) on Sunday, November 18th at 7:30 pm in Karl Geiringer Hall. The program will feature movements from J.S. Bach's Cello Suite No. 6, Antonio Vivaldi's Concerto for Two Cellos in G minor, and movements from Robert Schumann's Cello Concerto in A minor. 
  1. Sunday, November 18, 2018 - 7:30pm
  • Chamber Choir and Women's Chorus
The UCSB Chamber Choir and Women’s Chorus will present a joint concert featuring choral masterpieces and contemporary favorites at Trinity Episcopal Church in downtown Santa Barbara on Tuesday, November 27, 2018 at 7:30 pm. Tyler Reece will conduct the Women's Chorus in a diverse program of winter music from around the globe, featuring works by Harold Darke, Frode Fjellheim and Christophe Beck, Robert Sieving, Dan Forrest, Norman Luboff, Michelle Willis, Shawn Kirchner, and Elizabeth Alexander. Daniel Newman-Lessler will conduct the Chamber Choir's program, "'Tis Nature's Voice", a celebration of the 50th anniversary of the environmentalism movement born out of Santa Barbara in 1969, featuring works by Franz Joseph Haydn, Johannes Brahms, Lili Boulanger, Francis Poulenc, Fanny Hensel-Mendelssohn, Adriano Banchieri, Antonín Dvořák, Frank Ticheli, Randall Thompson, and Alisa Bair. 
  1. Tuesday, November 27, 2018 - 7:30pm
  • World Music Series Fall banner
Directed by Victor Bell, the choir will perform traditional and contemporary songs drawn from African American religious traditions as part of the World Music Series on Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at 12 pm in the UCSB Music Bowl. Copresented by the Ethnomusicology Program in the Department of Music and the UCSB MultiCultural Center. 
  1. Wednesday, November 28, 2018 - 12:00pm
  • Zulu dancers in traditional dress
Dr. Louise Meintjes (Music/Anthropology, Duke University) will present a talk titled "Ululation: Zulu Performance and Sound Studies" on Wednesday, November 28, 2018 from 3:30-5 pm in Music Room 1145. Dr. Meintjes will discuss her new ethnography of Zulu cultural politics and dance in post-apartheid South Africa, Dust of the Zulu. Sponsored by the Center for the Interdisciplinary Study of Music, Ethnomusicology Forum, and the African Studies Research Focus Group. 
  1. Wednesday, November 28, 2018 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm
  • Ensemble for Contemporary Music
Directed by Jeremy Haladyna, the UCSB Ensemble for Contemporary Music will present staples of the contemporary music repertoire as well as new works by UCSB faculty and students on Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at 5:30 pm in Lotte Lehmann Concert Hall. John Adams' "Hallelujah Junction" is the centerpiece for manifold transatlantic criss-crossing presented by UCSB's ECM—Music's contemporary repertory ensemble. Duo pianists Pinshu Yu and Jared Eben "get down" in this rollicking minimalist effort for "down home" duetting pianos.
  1. Wednesday, November 28, 2018 - 5:30pm

November 2018

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
11/11/2018 - 11:00 to 12:00
11/11/2018 - 19:00
11/16/2018 - 14:00 to 16:00
11/16/2018 - 19:30
11/29/2018 - 19:30