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NOTE: Due to construction, Parking Lot 3 (nearest lot to Music Building) is not accessible from UCEN Road until mid-March. To access Parking Lot 3 if you are traveling from the roundabout (Steck Circle), please turn right onto Channel Islands Road and follow this road until you see the UCEN on your left. Parking Lot 3 should be directly in front of you.
- Karl Geiringer Hall (UCSB)
This event is free and open to the public.
UCSB viola students will perform for Nicholas Cords, violist of the Silk Road Ensemble. Wednesday, February 17, 2016 from 11:30 a.m.-12:45 p.m. Karl Geiringer Hall. Co-presented by UCSB Arts & Lectures and the UCSB Department of Music. This event is free and open to the public.
Violist Nicholas Cords has devoted his career to the advocacy of music drawn from a strikingly broad historic and geographic spectrum. Having played with the Silk Road Ensemble since its inception, Cords is additionally a founding member of the string quartet Brooklyn Rider and a member of The Knights. He performs internationally as an acclaimed soloist and guest chamber musician. His recent solo recording, Recursions, features music ranging from Biber to his own compositions. A prize-winning violist in his student days at the Juilliard School and the Curtis Institute, he currently teaches in the graduate program at Stony Brook University in New York.