Event Calendar for Music Center Recital Hall

April 2019

Thursday, April 4

An Evening of Song with Baritone Daniel Belcher

Internationally renowned baritone Daniel Belcher sings a recital of French music with pianist Ronny Michael Greenberg. Grammy® Award-winning baritone Daniel...

Friday, April 5

Master's Student Recital: Michael Blackburn, Conductor

Presenting a capella vocal music from the Renaissance to the Twentieth Century, featuring UCSC student vocalists in a grad student recital with Michael...

Saturday, April 6

April in Santa Cruz Festival

The UCSC Department of Music presents April in Santa Cruz Contemporary Music Festival. Sponsors: Trevor Coates, the Vincent J. Coates Foundation, Porter...

Quantum Elders Hip-Bop Ballet

Global-African dance, spoken word, winds, strings, percussion, turntable, beat box, and digital artwork. Hesterian Musicism is the creative process through...

Sunday, April 7

Brett Crockett, Tenor: A Master's Student Recital in Voice

An all-French Master of Arts recital in voice performed by Brett Crockett, tenor, and Michael McGushin, piano, featuring the music of Francis Poulenc, Erik...

Tuesday, April 9

Phil Crews: 2019 Spring Emeriti Lecture

Please join Phil Crews, distinguished research professor chemistry and biochemistry, for an evening of "Inspirational Biomolecules from Oceania". Professor...

Friday, April 12

April in Santa Cruz Festival

The UCSC Department of Music presents April in Santa Cruz Contemporary Music Festival. Sponsors: Trevor Coates, the Vincent J. Coates Foundation, Porter...

Sinister Resonance: The American Ultramodernists and Beyond

Recent music by UCSC faculty composers David Cope, Chris Pratorius Gómez, David Evan Jones, Hi Kyung Kim, and others. Plus William Coulter’s arrangement of...

Saturday, April 13

April in Santa Cruz Festival

The UCSC Department of Music presents April in Santa Cruz Contemporary Music Festival. Sponsors: Trevor Coates, the Vincent J. Coates Foundation, Porter...

Del Sol String Quartet 
& Percussionist Chris Froh

The world-renowned Del Sol String Quartet and critically acclaimed percussionist Chris Froh premiere compositions by cutting-edge young composers. The...

Wednesday, April 17

Graduate Student Recital: Jinwei Sun

Graduate recital: featuring music composed in the last two years by Jinwei Sun. * * * * * FREE and open to the public. Parking $5.

Thursday, April 18

Ensemble Adilei & the Chamgeliani Sisters in Concert

Renowned Georgian singers Ensemble Adilei and the Chamgeliani Sisters share an evening of Georgian polyphonic singing and accompaniment on ch'uniri (3-string...

Wednesday, April 24

Comings and Goings: A Senior Student Recital featuring Magda Travis

Magda Travis, mezzo-soprano, and Mickey McGushin, piano, invite you for a night of music making. Featuring guest singers from the UCSC Music Department and...

Friday, April 26

April in Santa Cruz Festival

The UCSC Department of Music presents April in Santa Cruz Contemporary Music Festival. Sponsors: Trevor Coates, the Vincent J. Coates Foundation, Porter...

UCSC Percussion Ensemble 
& Sundanese Gamelan

The ensembles collaborate in a rare performance of James Tenney’s “Road to Ubud” for gamelan and prepared piano. The program will also feature works by...

Saturday, April 27

April in Santa Cruz Festival

The UCSC Department of Music presents April in Santa Cruz Contemporary Music Festival. Sponsors: Trevor Coates, the Vincent J. Coates Foundation, Porter...

wasteLAnd

This innovative 12-piece chamber orchestra from Los Angeles performs new music by UCSC graduate student composers Heeyoung Choi, Zach Hejny, Ike Minton,...

Sunday, April 28

Julian Sommer: Senior Student Recital

Save the date for a senior recital featuring Julian Sommer, cellist. A culmination of Julian Sommer's four years as a music major at UC Santa Cruz, this...

An Evening of Hindustani Classical Music

The UCSC Global Music Series presents maestro Aashish Khan (on sarod) in a concert of Hindustani classical music with Pranesh Khan (on tabla). Presented...