Music Events

Dr. Jie Lu Piano Recital


poster

Description

Dr. Jie Lu, faculty at the University of Utah, presents a piano recital.

Staff

Dr. Jie Lu

Performing Group(s)

Dr. Jie Lu

Location

Science Building Auditorium

Spring Choral Showcase


poster

Description

Rejoice with our Choirs the coming of Spring in the warmth of the St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church.

Staff

Conductor: Reed Criddle & Cherilyn Worthen

Performing Group(s)

Chamber Choir, Men's Choir, Women's Choir & Concert Choir

Location

St. Francis of Assisi Cathedral

Valentine's Day at the Rainbow Room


poster

Description

Swing back in time to the Big Band era and dance the night away with your sweetheart. Feast on a delicious dinner and then party to the music of the golden age. If you prefer to just dance, indulge yourself with the dessert buffet and the marvelous music. Special appearance by members of the UVU Ballroom Dance Team.

Staff

Director: David Fullmer

Performing Group(s)

Jazz Ensembles

Location

Sorensen Center Grande Ballroom

Dr. Calamari and the (Mad) Science of Music


poster

Description

Permit Dr. Calamari to bounce you through a mad scientist's attempt to explain exactly what music is ' and is not! You will leave more confused than ever because of his madcap fun and maddening antics. The Wind Symphony's second annual concert for kids will edify and educate while you laugh yourself silly.

Staff

Conductor: David Fullmer

Performing Group(s)

Wind Symphony

Location

Ragan Theater

Percussion UVU Features the Drum Set


poster

Description

When you think of percussion, what comes to mind? You probably first picture the drum set. We are running with that image and will, quite simply, ROCK OUT.

Staff

Director: Doug Smith

Performing Group(s)

Percussion UVU

Location

Sorensen Center Centre Stage

Concerto Night Side by Side


poster

Description

Once again thrill to our annual concerto competition concert featuring accomplished young soloists of the UVU Music Department. We mix and mingle talented young musicians from Utah Valley area schools.

Staff

Conductor: Cheung Chau

Performing Group(s)

Symphony Orchestra

Location

Ragan Theater

Paulenc's "Gloria!"


poster

Description

Exult in Poulenc's masterwork of unmistakable quirkiness and vivacity, music bordering on the sacrilegious but gorgeous and soul affirming nonetheless.

Staff

Conductors: Reed Criddle, Cheung Chau, Cherilyn Worthen & Maureen Hatch

Performing Group(s)

Symphony Orchestra, Men's Choir, Women's Choir, Westlake High School Choirs & Westlake Chamber Orchestra

Location

Westlake High School Auditorium

Dr. Brian Hsu Piano Recital


poster

Description

Dr. Brian Hsu, Assistant Professor of Piano at Loyola University in New Orleans, presents a piano recital.

Staff

Dr. Brian Hsu

Performing Group(s)

Dr. Brian Hsu

Location

Science Building Auditorium

Dr. Hsiang John Tu Piano Recital


poster

Description

Dr. Hsiang John Tu, faculty at Utah Valley University, presents a piano recital.

Staff

Dr. Hsiang John Tu

Performing Group(s)

Dr. Hsiang John Tu

Location

Science Building Auditorium

Great American Songbook


poster

Description

Were you born too late? If so, go back in time and experience the most important and influential American popular songs of the 20th century. Tap your toes down memory lane as we swing between the 1920s and the 1950s, and remember again why these songs have enduring popularity.

Staff

Director: David Fullmer

Performing Group(s)

Jazz Ensembles

Location

Ragan Theater

Dancing Winds


poster

Description

Be swept away by the exhilarating colors of the Wind Symphony as we thrill to Spring and come to the end of another year of celebrating music. Enjoy a kaleidoscope of music that will dazzle your senses.

Staff

Conductor: David Fullmer

Performing Group(s)

Wind Symphony

Location

Ragan Theater

Giving Wings to the Mind


poster

Description

A mesmerizing blend of voices featuring music that 'gives a soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination, and life to everything.' Plato

Staff

Conductors: Reed Criddle & Cherilyn Worthen

Performing Group(s)

Men's Choir, Women's Choir & Concert Choir

Location

Ragan Theater

Rejoice in the Lamb


poster

Description

Reverence in the selections for choir and organ, including Benjamin Britten's Rejoice in the Lamb, at the beautiful St. Mary's Episcopal Church and the historic Assembly Hall on Temple Square.

Staff

Conductor: Reed Criddle

Performing Group(s)

Chamber Choir

Location

St. Mary�s Episcopal Church Salt Lake City Temple Square Assembly Hall

Small Plates


poster

Description

Sometimes the main course can be just appetizers, as Spain has taught us with the popular tapas style of dining. Gorge on our tribute to the tastiest bits of music in the percussion repertoire. This concert is sure to satisfy your musical palate while leaving room to satisfy your sweet tooth with our exceptional dessert bar.

Staff

Director: Doug Smith

Performing Group(s)

Percussion UVU

Location

Sorensen Center Centre Stage

Cosi fan Tutte


poster

Description

Join us for one of Mozart's comic masterpieces, Cosi fan Tutte or Women are Like That. Two couples put their relationships to the test. Two young men, Fernando and Guglielma, and their older friend Don Alfonso devise a plot in which they will pretend to head off to war, only to return, disguised as passionate suitors to flirt with their fianc's and, ultimately prove that their women will be faithful to the men their pledged to, unlike other women. Mix in a saucy chambermaid, Despina, and chaos ensues.

Staff

Artistic Director: Tyler Nelson Conductor: Cheung Chau

Performing Group(s)

UVU Opera & Symphony Orchestra

Location

Sorensen Center Grande Ballroom