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Pianist Inna Faliks featured in WTTW review of Beethoven master works

October 8th, 2013 · 2 Comments

Please enjoy this recent article from WTTW, which includes video clips of UCLA Music Department faculty member Inna Faliks. CLICK HERE FOR FULL REVIEW

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Photos from Chancellor’s Residence Recitals

June 26th, 2013 · 2 Comments

Mrs. Carol Block, wife of UCLA Chancellor Gene Block, has for several years graciously sponsored a series of recitals by students from Music, Ethnomusicology, Musicology and the school of Theater, Film and Television. These recitals are given to audiences selected from across the campus. She has shared some photos with us of a couple of […]

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Contempo Flux March 17 concert to feature music by Ligeti, Adams, Young and Schoenberg

March 11th, 2013 · 7 Comments

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Violin Professor Guillaume Sutre to perform complete set of Beethoven string quartets

October 23rd, 2012 · 3 Comments

Fayence, France Today we received notice from Music Department Professor Guillaume Sutre that he will be attempting a challenging set of concerts soon in Fayence, France. He says: “It is always a big moment in the life of a musician when you are preparing yourself to perform the complete cycle of Beethoven String quartets. I […]

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Music Professor Mark Carlson premieres two works with Colorado Chamber Players

October 10th, 2012 · Comments Off on Music Professor Mark Carlson premieres two works with Colorado Chamber Players

UCLA Department of Music Theory and Composition professor Mark Carlson has let us know that two of his seminal works, View from the Hilltop for clarinet, string trio, and piano, and his Piano Quartet. In addition, excerpts will be played from his Hall of Mirrors.. Please read all about this upcoming performance at: http://www.coloradochamberplayers.org/events/mark_carlson

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Contempo Flux Spring Chamber Music Concert 2012

May 23rd, 2012 · 2 Comments

For those of you interested in great performances of contemporary music under the direction of acclaimed Grammy-winning pianist Gloria Cheng, please plan to attend the upcoming concert of UCLA’s Contempo Flux Contemporary Music Ensemble. ———————————- The Contempo Flux Spring 2012 chamber music concert will be held on Sunday, June 10th, at 2:00. Our moveable program […]

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Alexandra Apolloni returns from fall quarter in London

March 7th, 2012 · Comments Off on Alexandra Apolloni returns from fall quarter in London

UCLA Musicology Ph.D. student Alexandra Apolloni recently returned to Los Angeles after spending the fall quarter in London, England. Alexandra’s dissertation is about British girl pop singers in the 1960s, and she spent her time in London researching performers such as Dusty Springfield, Lulu, Sandie Shaw, Marianne Faithfull, and Cilla Black.? Alexandra did research in […]

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PhD candidate Zachary Wallmark helps secure grant for cognitive musicological project

February 28th, 2012 · Comments Off on PhD candidate Zachary Wallmark helps secure grant for cognitive musicological project

All: I hope you will join me in congratulating Zachary Wallmark for being the motive force behind a $25,000 UCLA Council on Research (COR) Transdisciplinary Seed Grant. The PI is, technically, me — and I’d like to think I did help some — but it was Zach who had the basic idea, and who put […]

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Grabarchuk presents at Sibelius Institute’s Radical Music History Symposium

January 27th, 2012 · 2 Comments

Alexandra Grabarchuk, a third-year graduate student in the Department of Musicology, traveled to Finland in early December to present some of her pre-dissertation work at the Sibelius Institute?s Radical Music History Symposium.? Alexandra?s project explores radical art rock of the Soviet Union from the mid-?70s, focusing on the complicated relationships between songwriters and the official […]

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UCLA Music faculty to appear in L.A. Opera production of “Rom?o et Juliette”

October 26th, 2011 · 10 Comments

Rom?o et Juliette photos by Robert Millard Music Department professors Vladimir Chernov and Michael Dean (Chair of the Music Department) will be appearing in the L.A. Opera’s upcoming production of Charles Gounod’s tale of the famous star-crossed lovers, Rom?o et Juliette. The conductor for this production will be Placido Domingo. Professor Dean, as an “L.A. […]

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