College of Humanities, Arts, and Sciences
The Northern Festival of Bands, an annual honor band festival for high school band students, which typically hosts over 40 schools and over 250 individual students, will be held February 7-9, 2013. The event will feature performances by the UNI Wind Symphony and UNI Symphonic Band on Friday evening as well as Saturday afternoon’s performance featuring solo competition winners, the festival’s percussionist groups, Festival Concert Band and Festival Symphony Band. Friday’s concert is at 7:30 p.m. and is free and open to the public. Saturday's concert for this event is at 2 p.m. and will be ticketed. For tickets, call 319-273-4TIX. For more information, call 319-273-2028.
Featuring an exciting and diverse group of UNI School of Music faculty artists, this concert will kick off the spring 2013 Spotlight Series concerts. Hosted by Dmitri Vorobiev, this concert will feature faculty artists John Hines, bass, Polina Khatsko, piano, Amanda McCandless, clarinet, Chris Merz, saxophone, Randy Grabowski, trumpet, and Chris Buckholz, trombone, as well as selected outstanding School of Music students. This event is ticketed. For tickets, call 319-273-4TIX, or visit www.uni.edu/tickets .
Visiting artist and potter Lisa Orr from Austin, Texas will demonstrate the techniques she uses in making pottery. Orr will discuss her
artwork during a lecture at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 5, in room 111, Kamerick Art Building. All are welcome to attend.
Effects of Social Movement and Institutional Networks on University Diversity Policies, Initiatives and CultureSubmitted by Anonymous on Mon, 02/04/2013 - 1:00pm
"Effects of Social Movement and Institutional Networks on University Diversity Policies, Initiatives and Culture" will be presented by Ruth Chananie-Hill, sociology, anthropology and criminology. The lecture is free and open to faculty, staff, students and the public.
This beautiful showcase of innovative masterpieces past and present features principal bassist of the WCFSO, UNI faculty member, and artistic director and founder of the Cedar Valley Chamber Music Festival, Hunter Capoccioni performing John Harbison’s Concerto for Bass Viol. Harbison, one of today’s most influential American composers, brings to life one of the most powerful and rarely featured orchestral instruments.
Framed by Samuel Barber’s Medea ballet suite and orchestral music from Mozart’s opera La Clemenza de Tito, this intriguing program invites a conversation between the past and the present. Barber’s characteristically romantic melodies are fused with the Greek mythological tale of Medea. Mozart’s final historical opera, La Clemenza de Tito, rounds out this thought-provoking display of the ways musical language combines past and present.
The UNI Interpreters Theatre presents "Convict," written and directed by Joshua Hamzehee. Admission is free, but seated is limited. Doors open at 7 p.m.
The UNI Interpreters Theatre presents "Comvict," written and directed by Joshua Hamzehee. Admission is free, but seating is limited. Doors open at 7 p.m.
UNI School of Music faculty artist Amanda McCandless will coordinate this event, featuring master classes and performances by guest artists Keith Lemmons, Kimberly Cole Luevano and Daniel Friberg with UNI faculty pianist Robin Guy. This event is free and open to the public, but does require registration.
The UNI Interpreters Theatre presents "Convict," written and directed by Joshua Hamzehee. Admission is free, but seating is limited. Doors open at 7 p.m.
This month's Final Thursday Reading Series features a book release reading by Jason Bradford, a UNI alumnus and author of the new poetry chapbook The Inhabitants. Bradford's reading will be preceded by a creative writing open mic. This event is co-sponsored by the College of Humanities, Arts & Sciences.