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University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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November 2018

Black Bear Men’s Chorus

November 18, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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Tickets are $9 or free with a student Maine Card. Visit umaine.edu/spa/tickets to purchase.

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Jazz Band Concert

November 19, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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This event is FREE and open to the public.

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Brass and Percussion Ensemble Concert

November 27, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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CANCELED — Guitar Ensemble Concert

November 28, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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December 2018

Jazz Ensemble

December 3, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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In concert with the Old Town High School Band Tickets are $9 or free with a student Maine Card. Visit umaine.edu/spa/tickets to purchase. NOTICE: The date of this event has changed. The event will take place Dec. 3 at 7:30 pm.

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Opera Scenes Performance

December 7, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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The Maine Steiners Fall 2018 Concert

December 8, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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The Maine Steiners Fall 2018 Concert Saturday, Dec. 8 Minsky Recital Hall 4:00-6:00 pm This event is free and open to the public.

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Opera Scenes Performance

December 8, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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Oratorio Society and Collegiate Chorale

December 9, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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January 2019

Guest Artist: Scott Horey

January 24, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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Solo Concert Recital by Guest Artist and Percussionist, Scott Horey Thursday, January 24 7:30 pm Minsky Recital Hall This event is FREE and open to the public. Scott Horey will also be conducting a: Percussion Clinic Thursday, January 24 2:00 pm Minsky Recital Hall This event is also open to the public. For more information, please contact Stuart Marrs. Scotty Horey (B.A., M.M.A., D.M.A.) is a passionate and versatile percussionist, drummer, and teacher based in the twin cities. He performs…

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February 2019

Faculty Jazz Concert

February 5, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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Faculty Jazz Concert Tuesday, February 5 7:30 pm Minsky Recital Hall This event is FREE and open to the public.

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Cadenzato

February 9, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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Cadenzato featuring SPA faculty Saturday, February 9 7:30 pm Minsky Recital Hall This event is FREE and open to the public.

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Zenith Ensemble

February 16, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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Zenith Ensemble in Concert Saturday, February 16 Minsky Recital Hall 2:00 pm Admission is pay-what-you-can, though there is a $25 recommended donation. Please reserve your tickets online. From ZenithEnsemble.com: At Zenith Ensemble, we believe that every person deserves to experience great music regardless of age, background, or financial circumstances. That’s why our mission involves a deep engagement of the communities in northern New England across social and economic boundaries: for every concert, we will partner with a local youth or…

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March 2019

Guest Artist: Yonah Zur

March 2, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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Solo Recital with violinist Yonah Zur Saturday, March 2 7:30 pm Minsky Recital Hall This event is FREE and open to the public. Yonah Zur appears regularly as a chamber musician in New York City and throughout the East Coast. He has performed at the Marlboro, Yellow Barn, and Tanglewood music festivals. A strong advocate of new music, Yonah Zur has given numerous world and U.S. premières, and he is a regular guest with the various new music ensembles in…

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Emerging Dance Works

March 7, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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Emerging Dance Works Thursday, March 7 7:00 pm Minsky Recital Hall This event is FREE and open to the public.

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Jazz Combos Night

March 27, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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Jazz Combos Night Wednesday, March 27 7:30 pm Minsky Recital Hall This event is FREE and open to the public.

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Faculty Recital with Laura Artesani & Jack Burt

March 28, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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NOTE: This event was originally scheduled for April 3. Faculty Recital with Laura Artesani & Jack Burt Thursday, March 28 7:30 pm Minsky Recital Hall This event is FREE and open to the public.

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April 2019

Anything Goes with Laura Artesani & Dan Barrett

April 1, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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Anything Goes with Laura Artesani & Dan Barrett Monday, April 1 7:30 pm Minsky Recital Hall This event is FREE and open to the public.

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Chamber Music Concert

April 2, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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Chamber Music Concert Tuesday, April 2 7:30 pm Minsky Recital Hall This event is FREE and open to the public.

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Brass & Percussion Ensemble Concert

April 9, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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Brass Ensemble & Percussion Ensemble in Concert Tuesday, April 9 7:30 pm Minsky Recital Hall This event is FREE and open to the public.

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Jazz Band Concert

April 11, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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Jazz Band Concert Thursday, April 11 7:30 pm Minsky Recital Hall Tickets are $9, or FREE with a student MaineCard.

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Opera Scenes Performance

April 12, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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Opera Workshop presents An evening of Opera Scenes Performances Friday, April 12 & Saturday, April 13 7:30 pm Minsky Recital Hall Both performances are FREE and open to the public.

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Opera Scenes Performance

April 13, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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Opera Workshop presents An evening of Opera Scenes Performances Friday, April 12 & Saturday, April 13 7:30 pm Minsky Recital Hall Both performances are FREE and open to the public.

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Collegiate Chorale

April 14, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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Collegiate Chorale in Concert Sunday, April 14 7:30 pm Minsky Recital Hall This event is FREE and open to the public.

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University Orchestra

April 17, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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University Orchestra in Concert Wednesday, April 17 7:30 pm Minsky Recital Hall Tickets are $9, or FREE with a student MaineCard.

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Jazz Ensemble Concert

April 18, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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UMaine Jazz Ensemble in Concert Thursday, April 18 7:30 pm Minsky Recital Hall Tickets are $9, or FREE with a student MaineCard.

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“Their sound is gone out”: Handel’s Messiah in America

April 24, 2019 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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“Their sound is gone out”: Handel’s Messiah in America Francis J. Vogt, director of choral activities and lecturer, will give a talk in advance of the corresponding concert on April 28 at the Collins Center for the Arts. The lecture, sponsored in part by a grant from the McGillicuddy Humanities Center, will focus on the performance history of George Frideric Handel’s “Messiah” in the United States and its enduring influence on classical music performers and audiences. Wednesday, April 24 Minsky…

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Black Bear Men’s Chorus

April 27, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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Black Bear Men's Chorus in Concert Saturday, April 27 7:30 pm Minsky Recital Hall Tickets are $9, or FREE with a student MaineCard.

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September 2019

Faculty Jazz Concert

September 4, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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Faculty Jazz Concert Wednesday, September 4 7:30 p.m. Minsky Recital Hall This event is free and open to the public

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Silver Duo Recital

September 13, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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Silver Duo Recital Featuring Phillip Silver and Noreen Silver Friday, September 13 7:30 p.m. Minsky Recital Hall This event is free and open to the public

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October 2019

Bruce Barth & Anat Cohen

October 4, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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Grammy-nominated clarinetist-saxophonist Anat Cohen and jazz pianist and composer Bruce Barth in concert Presented in conjunction with the Collins Center for the Arts and the gWatson Gallery, Stonington, ME Friday, October 4 7:30 pm Minsky Regital Hall Tickets: $36; K-12 free with paying adult https://www.collinscenterforthearts.com/event/bruce-barth-anat-cohen/

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Cadenzato

October 5, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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Cadenzato Featuring performances by faculty of the School of Performing Arts Saturday, October 5 7:30 p.m. Minsky Recital Hall This event is free and open to the public

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Alumni Homecoming Concert with the University Singers

October 26, 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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Alumni Homecoming Concert Featuring current and former members of the University Singers Saturday, October 26 5:30 pm Minsky Recital Hall Refreshments served after the concert in the lobby of the Minsky Recital Hall This event is free and open to the public

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November 2019

Orchestra Concert

November 1, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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University of Maine Orchestra in Concert Conducted by Anatole Wieck Friday, November 1 7:30 p.m. Minsky Recital Hall Tickets: $9 or free with a student MaineCard

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Women Composers Concert

November 5, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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Women Composers Concert Featuring faculty and students from the School of Performing Arts, including the University Singers, with works by Libby Larsen, Lucy Simon, Abbie Betinis and others Tuesday, November 5 7:30 pm Minsky Recital Hall This event is free and open to the public

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Jazz Combos Night

November 7, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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Jazz Combos Night Thursday, November 7 7:30 p.m. Minsky Recital Hall This event is free and open to the public

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Chamber Music Concert

November 13, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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Chamber Music Concert Wednesday, November 13 7:30 pm Minsky Recital Hall This event is free and open to the public

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Percussion Ensemble Concert

November 14, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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Percussion Ensemble Concert Thursday, November 14 7:30 pm Minsky Recital Hall This event is free and open to the public

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University Singers Concert

November 16, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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University Singers Concert Saturday, November 16 7:30 pm Minsky Recital Hall This event is free and open to the public

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Jazz Ensemble Concert

November 19, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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Jazz Ensemble Concert Tuesday, November 19 7:30 pm Minsky Recital Hall Tickets: $9 or free with a student MaineCard

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Brass Night

November 21, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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Brass Night Thursday, November 21 7:30 pm Minsky Recital Hall This event is free and open to the public

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Oratorio Society and Collegiate Chorale

November 23, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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Oratorio Society and Collegiate Chorale in concert Saturday, November 23 7:30 pm Minsky Recital Hall This event is free and open to the public

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Black Bear Men’s Chorus

November 24, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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Black Bear Men's Chorus Sunday, November 24 2:00 pm Minsky Recital Hall Tickets: $9 or free with a student MaineCard

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Jazz Band Concert

November 25, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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Jazz Band Concert Monday, November 25 7:30 pm Minsky Recital Hall Tickets: $9 or free with a student MaineCard

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December 2019

Opera Scenes Performance

December 6, 2019 @ 7:30 pm
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Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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Opera Workshop presents Opera Scenes Performance Friday, December 6 & Saturday, December 7 7:30 pm Minsky Recital Hall These events are free and open to the public

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Opera Scenes Performance

December 7, 2019 @ 7:30 pm
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Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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Opera Workshop presents Opera Scenes Performance Friday, December 6 & Saturday, December 7 7:30 pm Minsky Recital Hall These events are free and open to the public

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January 2020

Faculty Recital

January 28, 2020 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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Featuring Laura Artesani and Jack Burt.

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February 2020

Cadenzato

February 15, 2020 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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Presented by faculty from the Division of Music in the UMaine School of Performing Arts.

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The Gismonti Project

February 28, 2020 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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Faculty recital featuring Dan Barrett and Laura Artesani.

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March 2020

POSTPONED: Jazz Combo Night

March 25, 2020 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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For the health and wellness of the community, the University of Maine is transitioning to online and remote learning effective March 23. With a heavy heart, the School of Performing Arts is following university, state, and federal guidelines and cancelling its spring 2020 events season, while rescheduling as many shows as possible for later dates, in summer or during the coming academic year. The scheduled Spring 2020 events calendar will remain available as a record of this moment in time—and…

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POSTPONED: Orchestra Concert

March 27, 2020 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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For the health and wellness of the community, the University of Maine is transitioning to online and remote learning effective March 23. With a heavy heart, the School of Performing Arts is following university, state, and federal guidelines and cancelling its spring 2020 events season, while rescheduling as many shows as possible for later dates, in summer or during the coming academic year. The scheduled Spring 2020 events calendar will remain available as a record of this moment in time—and…

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POSTPONED: Jazz Day with Guest Artist George Garzone

March 28, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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For the health and wellness of the community, the University of Maine is transitioning to online and remote learning effective March 23. With a heavy heart, the School of Performing Arts is following university, state, and federal guidelines and cancelling its spring 2020 events season, while rescheduling as many shows as possible for later dates, in summer or during the coming academic year. The scheduled Spring 2020 events calendar will remain available as a record of this moment in time—and…

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April 2020

POSTPONED: Chamber Music Concert

April 7, 2020 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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For the health and wellness of the community, the University of Maine is transitioning to online and remote learning effective March 23. With a heavy heart, the School of Performing Arts is following university, state, and federal guidelines and cancelling its spring 2020 events season, while rescheduling as many shows as possible for later dates, in summer or during the coming academic year. The scheduled Spring 2020 events calendar will remain available as a record of this moment in time—and…

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POSTPONED: Brass Night

April 9, 2020 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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For the health and wellness of the community, the University of Maine is transitioning to online and remote learning effective March 23. With a heavy heart, the School of Performing Arts is following university, state, and federal guidelines and cancelling its spring 2020 events season, while rescheduling as many shows as possible for later dates, in summer or during the coming academic year. The scheduled Spring 2020 events calendar will remain available as a record of this moment in time—and…

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POSTPONED: Percussion Ensemble Concert

April 10, 2020 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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Minsky Recital Hall Friday, April 10th at 7:30pm Free Admission.

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POSTPONED: Jazz Band Concert

April 13, 2020 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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For the health and wellness of the community, the University of Maine is transitioning to online and remote learning effective March 23. With a heavy heart, the School of Performing Arts is following university, state, and federal guidelines and cancelling its spring 2020 events season, while rescheduling as many shows as possible for later dates, in summer or during the coming academic year. The scheduled Spring 2020 events calendar will remain available as a record of this moment in time—and…

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POSTPONED: Jazz Ensemble Concert

April 16, 2020 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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$7

For the health and wellness of the community, the University of Maine is transitioning to online and remote learning effective March 23. With a heavy heart, the School of Performing Arts is following university, state, and federal guidelines and cancelling its spring 2020 events season, while rescheduling as many shows as possible for later dates, in summer or during the coming academic year. The scheduled Spring 2020 events calendar will remain available as a record of this moment in time—and…

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POSTPONED: Collegiate Chorale Spring Concert

April 21, 2020 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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For the health and wellness of the community, the University of Maine is transitioning to online and remote learning effective March 23. With a heavy heart, the School of Performing Arts is following university, state, and federal guidelines and cancelling its spring 2020 events season, while rescheduling as many shows as possible for later dates, in summer or during the coming academic year. The scheduled Spring 2020 events calendar will remain available as a record of this moment in time—and…

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POSTPONED: University Singers Concert

April 24, 2020 @ 7:30 pm
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Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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For the health and wellness of the community, the University of Maine is transitioning to online and remote learning effective March 23. With a heavy heart, the School of Performing Arts is following university, state, and federal guidelines and cancelling its spring 2020 events season, while rescheduling as many shows as possible for later dates, in summer or during the coming academic year. The scheduled Spring 2020 events calendar will remain available as a record of this moment in time—and…

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POSTPONED: University Singers Concert

April 25, 2020 @ 7:30 pm
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One event on April 25, 2020 at 7:30 pm

Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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$7

For the health and wellness of the community, the University of Maine is transitioning to online and remote learning effective March 23. With a heavy heart, the School of Performing Arts is following university, state, and federal guidelines and cancelling its spring 2020 events season, while rescheduling as many shows as possible for later dates, in summer or during the coming academic year. The scheduled Spring 2020 events calendar will remain available as a record of this moment in time—and…

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POSTPONED: Black Bear Men’s Chorus Concert

April 26, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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$7

For the health and wellness of the community, the University of Maine is transitioning to online and remote learning effective March 23. With a heavy heart, the School of Performing Arts is following university, state, and federal guidelines and cancelling its spring 2020 events season, while rescheduling as many shows as possible for later dates, in summer or during the coming academic year. The scheduled Spring 2020 events calendar will remain available as a record of this moment in time—and…

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September 2021

Silver Duo (featuring Elizabeth Downing)

September 10, 2021 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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The University of Maine School of Performing Arts Division of Music presents a live performance by Silver Duo (Phillip and Noreen Silver) with special guest Elizabeth Downing on September 10 at 7:30 p.m. in Minsky Recital Hall, presenting works by Ludwig Spohr, Louise Farrenc, and Johannes Brahms. Admission is free. Click here to view the event flyer.

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October 2021

Cadenzato Concert

October 2, 2021 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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Featuring performances by faculty of the School of Performing Arts Saturday, October 2, 2021 7:30 p.m. Minsky Recital Hall This event is free and open to the public.

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Chamber Music Concert

October 19, 2021 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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The UMaine School of Performing Arts Division of Music presents an evening of chamber music in Minsky Recital Hall on the campus of the University of Maine. Tuesday, November 9 at 7:30 pm Admission is free and open to the public.  

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Jazz Night Concert

October 27, 2021 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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Masked student plays the trombone

Jazz Night Concert Wednesday, October 27 at 7:30 pm Minsky Recital Hall   This event is free and open to the public. For more information, contact Dan Barrett at dan.barrett@maine.edu.

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Orchestra Concert

October 29, 2021 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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student playing the french horn

Orchestra Concert Friday, October 29 at 7:30 pm Minsky Recital Hall This event is free and open to the public. For more information, contact Anatole Wieck at anatole.wieck@maine.edu.

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November 2021

Jazz Night

November 4, 2021 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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photograph of jazz ensemble rehearsal

The UMaine School of Performing Arts Division of Music presents a Jazz Night, lead by directors Dan Barrett and Ross Gallagher, on Thursday, November 4 at 7:30 pm in Minsky Recital Hall This event is free and open to the public and will be livestreamed via the Jazz Studies at UMaine Facebook page. For more information, contact Dan Barrett at dan.barrett@maine.edu.

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Chamber Music Concert

November 9, 2021 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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The UMaine School of Performing Arts Division of Music presents its Fall 2021 Chamber Music concert. Tuesday, November 9 at 7:30 pm in Minsky Recital Hall. Contact noreen.silver@maine.edu for more information.

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Jazz Ensemble

November 18, 2021 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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$10
drummer with kit

The UMaine Jazz Ensemble will present a program of jazz standards and modern jazz compositions for big band. Program will include music from the bands of Count Basie, Maynard Ferguson, Thad Jones, and others. Thursday, November 18 at 7:30 pm in Minsky Recital Hall. Tickets are $10, including fees.

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December 2021

Jazz Night

December 1, 2021 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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The UMaine School of Performing Arts Division of Music presents Jazz Night,  Wednesday, December 1, 2021, featuring the UMaine Jazz Band and two jazz combos. 7:30 pm in Minsky Hall, free admission.

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Opera Workshop

December 2, 2021 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 7:30 pm, repeating until December 3, 2021

Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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The UMaine School of Performing Arts Division of Music presents its Opera Workshop, directed by Isaac Bray with accompanist Deiran Manning, presenting pieces by Mozart, Massenet, Handel, Weill, and more. Performances are on December 2 and 3 at 7:30 pm. This event is free and open to the public. Contact Isaac Bray, director of the UMaine Opera Workshop, for more information, at isaac.bray@maine.edu.

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Opera Workshop

December 3, 2021 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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The UMaine School of Performing Arts Division of Music presents its Opera Workshop, directed by Isaac Bray with accompanist Deiran Manning, presenting pieces by Mozart, Massenet, Handel, Weill, and more. Performances are on December 2 and 3 at 7:30 pm. This event is free and open to the public. Contact Isaac Bray, director of the UMaine Opera Workshop, for more information, at isaac.bray@maine.edu.

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February 2022

Spring Cadenzato

February 26 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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The UMaine School of Performing Arts Division of Music presents its Spring 2022 Cadenzato concert, live on February 26, 2022 at 7:30 pm in Minsky Recital Hall on the University of Maine campus. Cadenzato, a term meaning “rhythmical,” is the umbrella title for the twice yearly concerts of chamber music by the University of Maine music faculty. This event is free and open to the public. Please note: Visitors — along with students, staff, and faculty — are currently required to…

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March 2022

Guerilla Opera Residency

March 3 - March 5
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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Guerilla Opera will be on the UMaine campus March 4-5, preparing for a Boston premiere of Beth Wiemann's work I Give You My Home in June. This residency is a collaboration between Guerilla Opera, UMaine's School of Performing Arts and Women’s, Gender and Sexuality Studies units, and the Nichols House Museum of Boston. The opera is based on the life of suffragette and peace activist Rose Standish Nichols. This residency includes a presentation by Artistic Director Aliana De La Guardia on contemporary opera (March 4, 1:00 pm), a vocal…

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Jazz Night

March 9 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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The UMaine School of Performing Arts Division of Music presents Jazz Night, live on March 9, at 7:30 pm in Minsky Recital Hall. This event is free and open to the public. Contact Dan Barrett at dan.barrett@maine.edu for more information.

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Solomia Soroka

March 26 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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Poster promoting Solomia Soroka's performance

Renowned Ukrainian violinist Solomia Soroka will perform in a free public concert at 7:30 p.m. March 26 in Minsky Recital Hall at the University of Maine. Soroka’s performance, hosted by the UMaine School of Performing Arts, will feature music faculty members Phillip Silver, professor of piano and musicology, and Noreen Silver, instructor of cello and chamber music. The program will include works by Ukrainian composers Mykola Lysenko, Yevhen Stankovych and Vasyl Barvinsky as a tribute to the nation of Soroka’s…

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April 2022

Chamber Music

April 5 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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The UMaine School of Performing Arts Division of Music presents its Spring 2022 Chamber Music concert, directed by Noreen Silver, live in Minsky Recital Hall on Tuesday, April 5, 2022 at 7:30 pm. This event is free and open to the public. Contact noreen.silver@maine.edu for more information.

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Jazz Night

April 11 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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The UMaine School of Performing Arts presents a Jazz Night Concert on Monday, April 11 at 7:30 pm in Minsky Recital Hall, featuring performances by the UMaine Jazz Band and Jazz Combos. This event is free and open to the public. The University of Maine and University of Maine at Machias follow civil and University of Maine System COVID-19 health and safety guidance. Everyone is required to wear face coverings indoors at university facilities at all times, regardless of vaccination status.…

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Faculty Jazz Ensemble featuring Nadje Noordhuis

April 13 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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The UMaine School of Performing Arts Division of Music presents its Faculty Jazz Ensemble with guest artist Nadje Noordhuis live in Minsky Recital Hall Wednesday, April 13 at 7:30 p.m. Described as "one of the most compelling voices to emerge on her instrument in recent years" (Dan Bilawksy, All about Jazz), Australian-born New York based trumpeter/composer Nadje Noordhuis possesses one of the most unforgettably lyrical voices in modern music. Her deeply-felt, clarion tone and evocative compositional gift meld classical rigor,…

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Jazz Ensemble featuring Nadje Noordhuis

April 14 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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The UMaine School of Performing Arts Division of Music presents the UMaine Jazz Ensemble with special guest artist Nadje Noordhuis, live at 7:30 pm, Thursday April 14, on the stage of Minsky Recital Hall. The UMaine Jazz Ensemble, under the direction of UMaine School of Performing Arts lecturer Dan Barrett, is UMaine’s premiere auditioned big band, and performs often on the UMaine campus and other venues throughout the state. Described as "one of the most compelling voices to emerge on…

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UMaine Opera Workshop

April 15 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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On Friday, April 15 and Saturday April 16 at 7:30 pm in Minsky Recital Hall, the University of Maine Opera Workshop presents two one-act operas, “An Embarrassing Position” by Dan Shore and “The Impresario” by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. This event is free and open to the public.

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University Orchestra

April 16 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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The UMaine School of Performing Arts Division of Music presents the University of Maine Orchestra, conducted by Anatole Wieck,  live in Minsky Recital Hall on Saturday, April 16 at 3:00 pm. Tickets are $10, available from the Collins Center for the Arts box office. The University of Maine and University of Maine at Machias follow civil and University of Maine System COVID-19 health and safety guidance. Everyone is required to wear face coverings indoors at university facilities at all times,…

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UMaine Opera Workshop

April 16 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 7:30 pm, repeating until April 16, 2022

Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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On Friday, April 15 and Saturday April 16 at 7:30 pm in Minsky Recital Hall, the University of Maine Opera Workshop presents two one-act operas, “An Embarrassing Position” by Dan Shore and “The Impresario” by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. This event is free and open to the public.

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Scott Horey and His Graduate Percussion Ensemble

April 20 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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University of Maine alumnus and percussion professor Scott Horey and his graduate percussion ensemble from the University of Science and Arts of Chiapas, Mexico, will be at his alma mater April 19–20 for a live performance, master class and international cultural exchange trip at the School of Performing Arts. April 19 at 3 p.m., Horey and his graduate students will lead a master class and conversation about arts, international cultural exchange and musical camaraderie in Class of 1944 Hall, room…

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Sounds from Silence: Rescuing Music Suppressed by the Nazis

April 27 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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Join us on Holocaust Remembrance Day (Yom HaShoah) for a presentation by Professor Phillip Silver on his research rescuing music suppressed by the Nazis, with a performance by the Silver Duo (Phillip and Noreen Silver). Reception to follow. Co-sponsored by UMaine Judaic Studies, UMaine Religious Studies, UMaine History Dept., UMaine Philosophy Dept., UMaine School of Performing Arts, Clement & Linda McGillicuddy Humanities Center, UMaine Hillel, Congregation Beth El (Bangor), Congregation Beth Israel (Bangor), Bangor Public Library, the Holocaust and Human…

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September 2022

Faculty Jazz Ensemble

September 29 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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The Faculty Jazz Ensemble is making music in Minsky! Join Danny Fisher-Lochhead on sax, Dan Barrett on trombone, Scott Cleveland on piano, Ross Gallagher on bass and Mike Bennett on drums as they bring jazz to life on a Thursday night!

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October 2022

Cadenzato

October 1 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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Join music faculty Liz Downing (flute), Noreen Silver (cello), Phillip Silver (piano) and Beth Wiemann (clarinet) for a chamber music concert in Minsky at 7:30 p.m. on October 1. The program will feature works by noted composers such as Alexander Glazunov, Meyer Kupferman and more.

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School of Performing Arts Homecoming Alumni Concert

October 15 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
Free

Enjoy some music in Minsky as part of your Homecoming experience!

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Duo Rapide

October 20 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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Roberta Michel and Han Chen are the musical pair known as Duo Rapids. With Michel on flute and Chen on piano, they'll be performing a beautiful selection of classical works. Join them for a remarkable evening!

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University Orchestra

October 30 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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Join the University Orchestra for a lovely evening of music! Tickets are $10 for the general public and FREE with a student MaineCard.

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November 2022

University Singers

November 5 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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Join the University Singers for an evening of outstanding vocal performance! Tickets are $10 for the general public; admission is FREE with a student MaineCard!

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Oratorio Society & Collegiate Chorale

November 13 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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Join UMaine's Oratorio Society and Collegiate Chorale as these two exceptional ensembles offer up some beautiful music. Tickets are $10 for the general public; admission is FREE with a student MaineCard!

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Chamber Music Concert

November 15 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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Join some of the Department of Music's gifted student musicians on November 15 in Minsky Recital Hall for a compelling evening of chamber music. Works by Bach, Brahms, Haydn and more. The show starts at 7:30 PM. Admission is free to the public.

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Jazz Ensemble

November 17 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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Swing on by and check out these talented folks as they tackle some singular jazz tunes! Admission is $10 for the general public, but students get in FREE with their MaineCard!

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Black Bear Men’s Chorus

November 19 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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Come check out this stellar show from a beloved vocal ensemble! Admission for the general public is $10, but students get in FREE with their MaineCard!

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Brass Night

November 21 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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Join UMaine's best and brassiest for some musical fun!

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Percussion Ensemble

November 29 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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The rhythm is going to get you when UMaine's Percussion Ensemble takes the stage! A night of music that can't be beat!

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Jazz Night

November 30 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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Get in the groove with some of UMaine's most talented musicians!

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December 2022

Opera Workshop

December 2 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 7:30 pm, repeating until December 3, 2022

Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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Rumor has it that some great music is coming your way... Join UMaine's Opera Workshop Students as they present scenes from legendary works! Expect selections from Menotti’s ‘The Old Maid and The Thief,’ Britten’s ‘Peter Grimes,’ Cimarosa’s ‘Il matrimonio segreto,’ Humperdinck’s ‘Hansel and Gretel,’ as well as Mozart’s ‘Le nozze di Figaro’ and ‘Don Giovanni.’ Two nights only in Minsky Recital Hall. Shows start at 7:30 PM - admission is free.

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Opera Workshop

December 3 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 7:30 pm, repeating until December 3, 2022

Minsky Recital Hall, University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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Rumor has it that some great music is coming your way... Join UMaine's Opera Workshop Students as they present scenes from legendary works! Expect selections from Menotti’s ‘The Old Maid and The Thief,’ Britten’s ‘Peter Grimes,’ Cimarosa’s ‘Il matrimonio segreto,’ Humperdinck’s ‘Hansel and Gretel,’ as well as Mozart’s ‘Le nozze di Figaro’ and ‘Don Giovanni.’ Two nights only in Minsky Recital Hall. Shows start at 7:30 PM - admission is free.

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