Performance

Meadows Percussion Ensemble: An Evening of Percussion

When: 
Tuesday, April 8, 2014 - 8:00pm

The Meadows Percussion Ensemble is excited to welcome back Dr. Kevin Hanlon and his Coma Concerto, a unique piece featuring a solo with no written parts. Different scenarios are presented that the soloist improvises over. Also on the program is Migraine Sketches by Kevin Bobo; a xylophone rag; and, of course, a new hand-drumming piece by Jamal Mohamed.

Price: 

Free

Contact: 

For more information, visit www.facebook.com/meadowspercussionensemble or call 214.768.2787.

Brazen Brass 5

When: 
Saturday, April 5, 2014 - 8:00pm

Brazen Brass 5, the brass quintet Ensemble-in-Residence at SMU Meadows and the recipient of the 2014 Aspen Music Festival brass quintet fellowship, will perform works for brass from 20th-century American composers including Bernstein, Plog, Sampson and Copland.

Price: 

Free

Contact: 

For more information call 214.768.2787.

SYZYGY

When: 
Friday, April 4, 2014 - 8:00pm

The Meadows student performers of SYZYGY present two world premieres: Max Perryment’s micro-opera The Lingerer, based on an award-winning libretto by SMU faculty member Lori Ann Stephens, and a new work written for SYZYGY by D.C.-based composer Adrian Hernandez. Recent masterpieces by Steve Reich and Oliver Knussen complete the program.

Price: 

Free

Contact: 

For more information follow @MeadowsSYZYGY on Twitter or call 214.768.2787.

Jampact

When: 
Thursday, April 3, 2014 - 8:00pm

Jampact is a jam band with Jose Bowen, Kim Corbet, Jamal Mohamed and others dedicated to an improvisational mix of jazz, funk and world music. The eclectic, innovative electro-acoustic group has worked with dancers, visual artists and poets – at their concerts, anything might happen!

Price: 

FREE

Contact: 

For more information call 214.768.2787.

Chamber Music Cookie Concert

When: 
Monday, March 31, 2014 - 12:00pm

You know how to do this. You show up. We feed you cookies. Students play chamber music. You clap. You leave happy.

Price: 

Free

Contact: 

For more information, follow@SMUChamberMusic on Twitter or call 214.768.2787.

Spring Dance Concert

When: 
Wednesday, March 26, 2014 - 8:00pm
Thursday, March 27, 2014 - 8:00pm
Friday, March 28, 2014 - 8:00pm
Saturday, March 29, 2014 - 8:00pm
Sunday, March 30, 2014 - 2:00pm

The concert will feature the Bessie Award-winning D-Man in the Waters by Bill T. Jones, an engaging, joyous work created in 1989 to honor a member of Jones’s dance company who died of AIDS; the work was featured in PBS’s 2007 film Dancing in the Light – Six Dances by African-American Choreographers.

Price: 

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

Tickets

Contact: 

For more information call 214.768.2787.

Faculty Artist and Distinguished Alumni Recital Series: Alessio Bax, piano

When: 
Sunday, March 23, 2014 - 7:00pm
Alessio Bax

International concert artist and Meadows faculty member Alessio Bax will perform two well-loved and artistically demanding works: Beethoven’s Sonata in B-flat, op. 106 “Hammerklavier” and Mussorgsky’s Pictures at an Exhibition.

Price: 

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

Tickets

Contact: 

For more information call 214.768.2787.

Meadows Community Series: Fields of Gold

When: 
Sunday, March 23, 2014 - 3:00pm

City Performance Hall, one of Dallas’s newest and most desirable concert venues, provides the setting for an afternoon of choral music about remembering, loss and comfort.

Price: 

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

Tickets

Contact: 

For more information call 214.768.2787.

New Visions, New Voices

When: 
Friday, March 21, 2014 - 8:00pm
Saturday, March 22, 2014 - 8:00pm
Saturday, March 22, 2014 - 2:00pm
Sunday, March 23, 2014 - 2:00pm
Sunday, March 23, 2014 - 7:30pm
Friday, March 28, 2014 - 8:00pm
Saturday, March 29, 2014 - 2:00pm
Saturday, March 29, 2014 - 8:00pm
Sunday, March 30, 2014 - 2:00pm
Sunday, March 30, 2014 - 8:00pm

A spring playwriting festival in its 20th season, New Visions, New Voices will present one performance each of a variety of full-length plays written by students graduating from the Division of Theatre. Directors include guest artists as well as faculty and students. Each performance will be followed by an audience discussion session with the playwright, director and actors. The festival is produced by SMU Associate Professor and Head of Theatre Studies Gretchen Smith.

The plays are as follows:
March 21, 8 p.m. - "Implications of a Mix CD"

Price: 

FREE

Contact: 

For more information call 214.768.2787.

SMU Concerto Competition Finals

When: 
Saturday, January 25, 2014 - 1:00pm

The finals of the annual Concerto Competition of the Division of Music features some of the most outstanding student artists who compete for the opportunity to perform with the Meadows Symphony Orchestra. The distinguished panel of judges includes Scott Cantrell, Music Critic of the Dallas Morning News; Jonathan Pell, Artistic Director of Dallas Opera; and John Owings,distinguished pianist and TCU faculty member. The competition is free and open to the public.

Price: 

FREE

Contact: 

Ashley Sirkel
asirkel@smu.edu
214-768-3680

For more information call 214.768.2787.

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