Music
The Department of Music and Dance presents the Vocal Jazz Ensemble, under the direction of Professor Catherine Jensen-Hole.

December 9, 2018
1:00 pm

Fine Arts Center Bezanson Recital Hall

The Department of Music and Dance presents the University Symphony Orchestra, under the direction of Morihiko Nakahara, featuring Elizabeth Chang, violin, and Kathryn Lockwood, viola.

December 10, 2018
7:30 pm

Fine Arts Center Concert Hall

The Department of Music and Dance presents the Chapel Jazz and Jazz Lab ensembles under the direction of David Sporny, Brian Martin and Haneef Nelson.

December 11, 2018
7:30 pm

Bowker Auditorium

The Department of Music and Dance presents Music of UMass Composers, celebrating the tradition of music composition at UMass Amherst.

January 22, 2019
7:30 pm

Fine Arts Center Bezanson Recital Hall

The Department of Music and Dance presents UMass Opera, under the direction of Dustin Willis, Mark Swanson, and Marjorie Melnick.

February 2, 2019 7:30 pm-9:30 pm
February 3, 2019 3:00 pm-6:30 pm

Bowker Auditorium

The Department of Music and Dance, in conjunction with the W.E.B. Du Bois Department of Afro-American Studies and the Fine Arts Center, present the Langston Hughes Project featuring the Ron McCurdy Quartet.

February 5, 2019
7:30 pm

Bowker Auditorium

The Department of Music and Dance presents the Atlantic Brass Quintet.

February 6, 2019
7:30 pm

Fine Arts Center Bezanson Recital Hall

Matt Wilson is one of today's most celebrated jazz artists, universally recognized for his musical and melodic drumming style, as well as being a gifted composer, bandleader, producer, and teacher.

February 6, 2019
8:00 pm

Old Chapel

The Department of Music and Dance presents Sandbox Percussion, who will be in residency at the Department of Music and Dance.

February 7, 2019
7:30 pm

Fine Arts Center Bezanson Recital Hall

Pianist Aaron Diehl is one of the most sought after jazz virtuosos, consistently playing with what The New York Times describes as “melodic precision, harmonic erudition, and elegant restraint.” 

February 8, 2019
8:00 pm

Bowker Auditorium

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