Concert

Meadows World Music Ensemble: Donya

When: 
Sunday, November 11, 2018 - 7:30pm

This special concert of music and dance celebrates the release of the Meadows World Music Ensemble’s first album, “Donya,” which means “world” in Indonesian. Guest artists from Indonesia and other locales will join students and alumni of the Ensemble in an exciting performance of music rarely heard in the U.S. The show will feature both Western orchestral instruments and traditional instruments from multiple continents, including Persian santour (a hammered dulcimer from Iran), drums from Asia and Africa, and Sundanese gamelan from West Java.

Price: 

FREE

Contact: 

For more information call 214.768.2787

Distinguished Performer Concert Series: Alessio Bax and Lucille Chung Piano Duo Recital

When: 
Saturday, November 10, 2018 - 7:30pm

Alessio Bax and Lucille Chung, award-winning pianists and Meadows’ Johnson-Prothro Artists-in-Residence, present an exciting program ranging from the most intimate works for piano four hands to the full symphonic exuberance of two pianos. The duo will perform Debussy’s Prélude à l’après-midi d’un faune (Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun), Stravinsky’s Petrouchka, Lutosławski’s Variations on a Theme of Paganini, Ravel’s La Valse and Piazzolla’s Two Tangos.

Price: 

$14 for adults, $11 for seniors, $8 for students, faculty & staff

Contact: 

For more information call 214.768.2787

Meadows Wind Ensemble: The British Invasion

When: 
Friday, November 9, 2018 - 7:30pm

The British Invasion will feature a medley of hits by the greatest British Invasion bands of the ’60s (The Beatles, The Rolling Stones, The Who, The Kinks, The Moody Blues and more!), arranged for rock band and the MWE by the brilliant arranger Daniel Davis. The program will also include works by Gustav Holst, Malcolm Arnold, Ralph Vaughan Williams, William Walton and Arthur Sullivan. Caruth Auditorium will be awash in Union Jacks, including miniature flags distributed to members of the audience, to create the look and feel of London’s famous BBC Proms!

Price: 

$14 for adults, $11 for seniors, $8 for students, faculty & staff

Contact: 

For more information call 214.768.2787

Meadows Opera Theatre’s Opera Free For All: I Want Magic

When: 
Friday, November 2, 2018 - 1:00pm

Magical, mystical scenes of enchantment and deception from opera and musical theatre take the stage in classics from Mozart, Massenet, Humperdinck, Schwartz, von Weber, Previn, Menotti, Verdi, Britten and Ravel.

Price: 

FREE

Contact: 

For more information call 214.768.2787

Liudmila Georgievskaya: Valentine’s Day Piano Recital

When: 
Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 7:30pm

Award-winning pianist and faculty member Liudmila Georgievskaya presents a Valentine’s Day concert of Romantic and post-Romantic masterpieces for the piano. Dr. Georgievskaya is a critically acclaimed performer who maintains a teaching and concert career in Europe and the Americas.

Price: 

FREE

Contact: 

For more information call 214.768.2787

CLAY & Things - Opening Reception

When: 
Saturday, September 8, 2018 - 5:00pm - 8:00pm
Where: 

SITE131 welcomes the Fall 2018 season with CLAY + Things, set for September 8 - December 14, 2018.

The rare presentation includes Texas ceramicists Eric & Morgan Grasham’s curious taxidermy and clay figures, Julia Jalowiec’s (BFA '18) jolly figurative groupings, Jessica Kreutter’s mysterious global composites, Shelby David Meier’s (MFA '17) re-imagined porcelain objects, SMU Associate Professor Brian Molanphy’s wall-hung invented shapes, and Angel Oloshove’s brilliantly colored globes. New York artist Jenny Hata Blumenfield contributes wall-mounted relief tile “paintings.” Curated by SITE131 Director Joan Davidow.

Price: 

FREE

Contact: 

Brian Molanphy
bmolanphy@smu.edu

Meadows Jazz Orchestra Brown Bag Concert

When: 
Thursday, October 25, 2018 - 12:45pm

Bring your lunch and relax in the Taubman Atrium for a lively midday concert by the Meadows Jazz Orchestra. The MJO explores the range of large ensemble jazz from traditions of the famed big bands to contemporary compositions. The ensemble features SMU students involved in an array of degree programs and majors across the Meadows School of the Arts and the SMU campus.

Price: 

FREE

Contact: 

For more information call 214.768.2787

Lazos sobre el Atlantic/Ties over the Atlantic

When: 
Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 6:30pm

Museum Guitar Concert: Luis García Perez

A native of the Canary Islands, Luis Alejandro García Perez has won more than 10 international awards, including First Prize and the Festival d’Ordino Prize at the 89th Musical Youth Competition of Spain (Madrid, 2018), and First Prize, Prize Llobet, and the Audience Award at the International Guitar Competition of Barcelona “Miquel Llobet” (2017). This program will mark his debut in the Americas and features a variety of music and composers, from the Afro-Cuban songs of Ernesto Lecuona to music from the shores and great cities of the Iberian Peninsula.

Price: 

$15 for nonmembers; $10 for museum members; $5 for SMU students, faculty, and staff Reservations required

Contact: 

For more information call 214.768.8587

Meadows Symphony Orchestra: Concerto Competition Winners’ Concert

When: 
Friday, May 3, 2019 - 7:30pm
Sunday, May 5, 2019 - 2:30pm

The program features winners of the annual Meadows Concerto Competition, who are chosen to perform with the orchestra from a highly competitive field of talented Meadows undergraduate and graduate students.

Price: 

$14 for adults, $11 for seniors, $8 for students, faculty & staff

Contact: 

For more information call 214.768.2787

Liudmila Georgievskaya Chamber Music Recital

When: 
Tuesday, April 23, 2019 - 7:30pm

Pianist Liudmila Georgievskaya will be joined by other internationally acclaimed musicians, including Dallas Symphony cellist Kari Kettering and additional DSO and SMU colleagues, for an evening of chamber music masterpieces.

Price: 

FREE

Contact: 

For more information call 214.768.2787

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