Performance

Meadows Symphony Orchestra: “Student Conductors’ Concert”

When: 
Friday, February 14, 2014 - 8:00pm
Sunday, February 16, 2014 - 3:00pm

Graduate students in the conducting program at SMU Meadows lead the Meadows Symphony in a concert featuring winners of the Meadows Undergraduate Concerto Competition as soloists. The program will include Mozart’s Overture to The Abduction from the Harem, Schubert’s Symphony No. 3, the first movement of Nielsen’s Concerto for Flute and the first movement from Gordon Jacob’s Concerto for Horn and Strings. Meadows graduate student Daniel Peterson will conduct, and featured soloists will be Sami Eudi, flute, and Scott Leger, horn.

Price: 

$13 for adults, $10 for seniors, $7 for students, faculty & staff

Tickets

Contact: 

For more information call 214.768.2787.

Music at the Meadows: The Rise of Flamenco - Lorca, Falla, Sorolla, Andalusia 1920-39

When: 
Saturday, February 8, 2014 - 6:30pm
Where: 

In conjunction with the Museum’s Sorolla symposium, the Orchestra of New Spain will present a preview of its annual staged production. This year the production brings together two of Dallas’s stellar flamenco companies – Daniel de Cordoba’s Los Bailes Españoles and Delilah Buitron’s Flamenco Festival – as well as international guest artists, who will join the Orchestra in a celebration of flamenco dance and its surroundings in early 20th-century Andalusia.

Price: 

FREE but reservations are required.

Contact: 

For information or reservations, call 214-750-1492 or visit orchestraofnewspain.org.

Stravinsky!

When: 
Friday, January 31, 2014 - 8:00pm

The program will feature four notable Stravinsky works: Circus Polka, a ballet for elephants composed for the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus, with performers from the SMU Division of Dance; Concerto for Piano and Winds, featuring Meadows faculty pianist Catharine Lysinger; the 1947 version of Symphonies of Wind Instruments; and Frederick Fennell’s edition of The Firebird Suite.

Price: 

$13 for adults, $10 for seniors, $7 for students, faculty & staff

Tickets

Contact: 

For more information call 214.768.2787.

Mustang Strings Fall Concert

When: 
Saturday, November 23, 2013 - 3:00pm

Mustang Strings is a string orchestra that is made up of students who are majoring in music education, music performance, pre-med, business, accounting as well as community musicians who enjoy playing their instruments. Admission is free ;). Their fall concert will feature works by Handel, Resphigi, Hindemith, Lauridsen, Williams and Mosier.

Price: 

FREE

Contact: 

Deborah Perkins
dperkins@smu.edu
972.839.8879

Opera Gala

When: 
Friday, March 21, 2014 - 8:00pm

Meadows students in the voice department present an evening of arias and ensembles. Join us for a heart-stirring concert of some of operas most celebrated and recognized highlights by its greatest composers.

Price: 

FREE

Contact: 

Carole Harris
caroleh@smu.edu
214-768-1951

For more information call 214.768.2787.

La finta giardiniera (The Pretend Garden Girl) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

When: 
Thursday, February 6, 2014 - 8:00pm
Friday, February 7, 2014 - 8:00pm
Saturday, February 8, 2014 - 8:00pm
Sunday, February 9, 2014 - 2:00pm

Directed by Hank Hammett
Conducted by Paul Phillips/MSO

An exuberant exploration of the excesses of love, the plot involves attempted murder, violence, fake identities, insanity, mad scenes, three love triangles – and it’s a comedy! As the characters become caught up in a labyrinth of heightened emotions, timeless questions of loyalty, fidelity, honor, friendship, social class, forgiveness and reconciliation come to life in ebullient, sparkling music of great emotional range and imagination by an 18-year-old Mozart! Sung in Italian with projected English translation.

Price: 

$13 for adults, $10 for seniors, $7 for students, faculty & staff

Tickets

Contact: 

For more information call 214.768.2787.

Dance Sharp Show

When: 
Saturday, January 25, 2014 - 8:00pm
Sunday, January 26, 2014 - 2:00pm

The annual Sharp Show features works choreographed and produced by seniors in the SMU Meadows Division of Dance.

The Saturday and Sunday performances of the 2014 are sold out. For more information, call the Meadows Ticket Office at 214-768-2787

Price: 

FREE but tickets are required.

The Saturday and Sunday performances of the 2014 are sold out. For more information, call the Meadows Ticket Office at 214-768-2787

Tickets

Contact: 

For more information call 214.768.2787.

Christopher Anderson: Faculty Organ Recital

When: 
Monday, February 3, 2014 - 8:00pm

Join organist Christopher Anderson at SMU's magnificent C. B. Fisk organ for an evening of music by Bach, Reger, Franck, Pinkham, and Ives, as well as a seldom-heard work by the Japanese composer Hideki Chihara.

Price: 

FREE

Contact: 

Christopher Anderson
csander@smu.edu
214-768-3160

For more information call 214.768.2787.

Tabla Master Class. Percussion and Rhythms of North India

When: 
Monday, October 7, 2013 - 1:00pm

Maestro NItin Mitta will present a lecture demonstration on rhythms and percussion of India. www.nitinmitta.com

Price: 

FREE

Contact: 

Jamal Mohamed
jmohmed@smu.edu
214-289-9599

Meadows Symphony Orchestra

When: 
Sunday, September 29, 2013 - 3:00pm

The MSO presents a program of 20th-century gems, opening with Einojuhani Rautavaara’s 1995 rhapsodic Isle of Bliss, followed by two Maurice Ravel works written in homage to Baroque style, the 1919 Le tombeau de Couperin and 1910’s Pavane pour une infant. The concert concludes with the intrigue and grandeur of Suites 1 and 2 from Manuel de Falla’s 1919 The Three-Cornered Hat, a lively and lyrical work originally composed as a ballet for Sergei Diaghilev. The Sunday performance is part of the Meadows School’s new community concert series.

Price: 

$13 for adults, $10 for seniors, $7 for students, faculty & staff

Tickets

Contact: 

For more information call 214.768.ARTS.

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