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Wed
27
May

NOON CONCERT: Flute Students of Greer Ellison

12:15pm | Campbell Recital Hall, MAP
Free

Flute students perform (program TBA).

Wed
27
May

Stanford University Singers

7:30pm | Bing Concert Hall, MAP

Robert Huw Morgan directs the University Singers' program featuring Haydn's Harmoniemesse and Missa brevis Sancti Joannis de Deo. | Presented as part of Haydn – Patronage & Enlightenment, a collaborative campus-wide project of Stanford Arts Institute.

Wed
27
May

Spring Chamber Music Showcase I

7:30pm | Campbell Recital Hall, MAP

Chamber groups from Stanford's Spring Quarter Chamber Music class perform.

Wed
27
May

Music <541> Presents: Loren Mach, percussion

7:30pm | Bing Concert Hall Studio, MAP

Rootstock percussionist Loren Mach performs new music by Stanford composers for solo percussionist and multichannel electronics.

Thu
28
May

NOON CONCERT: Spring Chamber Music Showcase II

12:15pm | Campbell Recital Hall, MAP

Chamber groups from Stanford's Spring Quarter Chamber Music class perform.

Thu
28
May

Wet Ink Ensemble: Works by Sam Pluta and Eric Wubbels

7:30pm | CCRMA Stage, The Knoll, MAP

The Wet Ink Ensemble will present two extended works by composer-performers Sam Pluta and Eric Wubbels, with violinist Josh Modney. Sam Pluta’s hydra and Eric Wubbels’s the children of fire come looking for fire are shining examples of Wet Ink’s philosophy – two works written in close collaboration with the performers, rooted in years of shared experience with a tight-knit group of musicians, and played in concert with ferocity, commitment, and expressivity seldom found in performances of contemporary music.

The Wet Ink Ensemble has been at the forefront of chamber music and composition in New York City for over 15 years and has earned an international reputation as one of America's most committed and virtuosic contemporary music ensembles, lauded for performances which “combine striking stylistic and aesthetic assurance with technical perfection” (Torsten Möller, Dissonanz). This trio formation of Wet Ink debuted in January 2015 for a tour of the U.K., including performances in Clapham, Manchester, Birmingham, and at the renowned experimental venue Café OTO in London.

Eric Wubbels's the children of fire come looking for fire for violin and prepared piano is a work of extremes, juxtaposing intense ensemble virtuosity, grinding noise, and extended repetition with moments of bare, direct simplicity, and just intonation. A work of exceeding musical and technical demands, the children of fire… is performed from memory.

Best known for his improvisation work with Peter Evans and Rocket Science (with Evan Parker, Craig Taborn, and Peter Evans), Sam Pluta's hydra combines his interests in live processing, acousmatic "tape music", acoustic composition, and improvisation. Pluta's incredibly virtuosic live electronics performance practice will be showcased, joined by Eric Wubbels (piano) and Josh Modney (violin).

Thu
28
May

Early Music Singers: English Music from Taverner to Gibbons

7:30pm | Memorial Church, MAP

William Mahrt directs the Early Music Singers' program, "English Music from Taverner to Gibbons," with music from Tallis, Byrd, Campion, and Blitheman. | This event was rescheduled from June 3rd.

Thu
28
May

Stanford Jazz Combos

7:30pm | Campbell Recital Hall, MAP

Jim Nadel presents jazz combos formed by Stanford jazz students.

Fri
29
May

NOON CONCERT: Voice Students of Claire Giovannetti

12:15pm | Campbell Recital Hall, MAP

Voice students perform (program TBA).

Fri
29
May

Jazz Piano Studio: Spring Recital

7:30pm | Campbell Recital Hall, MAP

Murray Low's Jazz Piano students perform selected works in a jazz trio format

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