In accordance with Massachusetts regulations, strict restrictions are in effect for in-person campus events. Most of the the events listed here are taking place remotely on Zoom and other online platforms. See each listing for details. All times are United States Eastern Time Zone.
Music
As UMass Amherst continues to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic, and in accordance with orders issued by the Governor of Massachusetts, restrictions are in place for events taking place on campus.

March 12—February 28, 2021

All Campus

The UMass Wind Ensemble presents "Standing Together," a series of streamed performances on the Music & Dance Department’s YouTube Channel. The Wind Ensemble will perform Old Wine in New Bottles (1959) by Gordon Jacob.

January 16, 2021
7:30 pm

Online

The Department of Music and Dance presents a Faculty Recital by Kathryn Lockwood, viola, livestreamed from Bezanson Hall. 

January 22, 2021
7:30 pm

Online

The UMass Wind Ensemble presents "Standing Together," a series of streamed performances on the Music & Dance Department’s YouTube Channel. This performance includes pieces by Raum and Vaughan Williams.

January 23, 2021
7:30 pm

Online

The UMass Wind Ensemble presents "Standing Together," a series of streamed performances on the Music & Dance Department’s YouTube Channel. The Ensemble will play  Kleine Dreigroschenmusik (Little Threepenny Music) (1929) by Kurt Weill.

January 30, 2021
7:30 pm

Online

A virtual concert featuring beloved long-time piano professor Nadine Shank, who passed away in October 2020. Featuring recent performances by Ms. Shank with current and former colleagues and students, offering a moving and inspiring testament to her legacy as a performer, educator, and mentor. 

January 31, 2021
3:00 pm

Online

Founded in 1960, Ladysmith Black Mambazo became one of South Africa's most prolific recording artists. In this season-opening event, they will perform some of their most beloved selections and speak about inspiration and legacy. Concert filmed in South Africa followed by pre-recorded Q&A.

February 17, 2021
7:00 pm

Online

The Department of Music and Dance presents lectures and performances on historical clarinets, masterclasses and clarinet choir for all.

February 21, 2021
9:30 am-5:30 pm

Online

Called “artistically complete” (New York Times), Fay Victor hones a unique vision for the vocalist’s role in jazz and improvised music.

March 25, 2021
7:00 pm

Online

Jazz pianist Zaccai Curtis has been a strong and stable presence in the jazz scene, participating in widely recognized projects by pianist Eddie Palmieri, trumpeter Brian Lynch, drummer Ralph Peterson, and saxophonist Donald Harrison.

March 27, 2021
7:00 pm

Online

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