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Desautels Faculty of Music Wind Ensemble Performance

Gift yourself with music

Upcoming performances by the Desautels Faculty of Music

November 5, 2018 — 

Join the Desautels Faculty of Music as they close out the year with a variety of concerts to carry you through the holiday season.

Concerto Competition – Preliminary Round and Final Round

Students compete for the opportunity to perform as soloists with the U of M Symphony Orchestra or the U of M Wind Ensemble.

Preliminary round: Saturday, November 3 at 9 AM | Final round: Sunday, November 25 at 7 PM.
Eva Clare Hall, 65 Dafoe Road.

Admission: Free.

…Mightier Than the Sword

The Opera Theatre department presents, …Mightier Than the Sword. A collaboration between performing and visual arts areas at the U of M to mark the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War. Featuring a production of Les Arts Florissants by Marc-Antoine Charpentier, performed by the Desautels Chamber Opera Group, with performances from the jazz area and exhibits of Art and Architecture.

Friday, November 9 at 7:30 PM | Saturday, November 10 at 2 PM.
Room T2-266, Taché Hall Addition, 136 Dafoe Road.

Admission: $20 adults/$10 students.

Fibonacci Day Sound Expression

Presented by XIE: experimental Improv Ensemble.

Friday, November 23 at 12:30 PM.
Room T2-175, Taché Hall Addition, 136 Dafoe Road.

Admission: Free.

Paganini Violin Concerto and Beethoven Symphony No. 7

Featuring Dr. Oleg Pokhanovski, violin professor at Desautels Faculty of Music.

Wednesday, November 28 at 7:30 PM.
Westminster United Church, 745 Westminster Avenue.

Admission: $15 adults/$5 students.

SING!

Seasonal joint concert between the University Singers, Concert Choir & Women’s Chorus.

Saturday, December 1 at 7:30 PM.
Westminster United Church, 745 Westminster Avenue.

Admission: $15 adults/$10 students.

Faculty Midday Series – Music of the Americas

Featuring faculty exploring the music of some of the great cities of the Americas: Music from Rio.

Monday, December 3 at 12:30 PM.
Eva Clare Hall, 65 Dafoe Road.

Admission: Free.

U of M Jazz Orchestra Fall Term Concert

Thursday, December 6 at 8 PM.
John J.Conkin Theatre at the Gail Asper Performing Arts Hall, 162 Dafoe Road.

Admissions: $15/$5 students.

Into the Silent Land

Featuring the Canadian Premiere of Steven Danyew’s “Into the Silent Land.”

Friday, December 7 at 7:30 PM.
MBCI Jubilee Place, 173 Talbot Avenue.

Admission: $15 adults/$5 students.

For Desautels Faculty of Music full event info, visit umanitoba.ca/music and click on the ‘Events’ tab.

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