Wednesday, October 11, 2017
Friday, October 6, 2017
On October 6, the Wind Ensemble, the University’s premiere wind and percussion group, will present their first concert of the fall semester at 7:30 p.m in the Fine Arts Center Concert Hall.
On October 13, the Jazz Ensemble I, the top jazz ensemble at UMass Amherst, will make its fall debut at 7:30 p.m. in Bowker Auditiorium.
Tuesday, October 3, 2017
On Wednesday, October 4 at 7:30 p.m. (with Pre-Concert Talk at 6:45), composer and saxophonist Felipe Salles will present his Interconnections Ensemble, a jazz big band that fuses Brazilian and European traditions.
Monday, October 2, 2017
In early October, the UMass Amherst Department of Music & Dance and the Fine Arts Center’s Asian Arts & Culture Program co-host a presentation and masterclasses by the Compagnie Hervé Koubi Residency Project at the Totman Dance Studio 202.
Sunday, October 1, 2017
On Sunday, October 1, UMass Music & Dance pays tribute to one of the seminal figures in the history of the UMass music program. The concert features selections composed by the former department chair, along with comments by current chair Roberta M. Marvin on Bezanson’s work as composer, educator, and visionary leader.