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The house will rock with soul, blues, and funk.

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Event Date: 
Fri, 12/02/2011 - 21:30

Student Composers’ Concert

Bezanson Recital Hall

Free and open to the public

Event Date: 
Fri, 12/09/2011 - 19:30

Chapel Jazz Ensemble, Felipe Salles & Thomas Giampietro, directors

Bowker Auditorium

With Special Guests: Randy Brecker, trumpet & Jazz Ensemble I, Jeffrey W. Holmes, director

RANDY BRECKER:

Randy Brecker has been shaping the sound of Jazz, R&B and Rock for more than four decades. His trumpet and flugelhorn performances have graced hundreds of albums by a wide range of artists from James Taylor, Bruce Springsteen and Parliament-Funkadelic to Frank Sinatra, Steely Dan, David Sanborn, Jaco Pastorius, Horace Silver and Frank Zappa. For a complete biography, see www.RandyBrecker.com

Event Date: 
Thu, 12/08/2011 - 20:00

Percussion Ensemble & Symphony Band

Concert Hall

REPERTOIRE:

Percussion Ensemble: Steve Reich: Sextet for percussion and keyboards, Richard Rtythall: Bolero for four percussionists, Mauricio Kagel: Excerpts from Rrrrrr...

Symphony Band: William Schuman: Chester Overture, J.S. Bach: Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme BWV 645, Frank Ticheli: Fortress, Norman Dello Joio: Variants on a Medieval Tune

CONDUCTORS:

Ayano Kataoka (Percussion Ensemble) & James Patrick Miller (Symphony Band), conductors

TICKET INFORMATION:

Event Date: 
Wed, 12/07/2011 - 20:00

STRING QUARTETS, Student Chamber Music Concert

Bezanson Recital Hall

FACULTY COORDINATOR: Kathryn Lockwood

REPERTOIRE: Music by Dvořák, Schumann, Brahms, Ravel, Beethoven, Debussy & Prokofiev

TICKET INFORMATION: Free and open to the public

Event Date: 
Tue, 12/06/2011 - 19:30

Recital Choir, Women’s Choir & University Chorale concert

NOTE: Concert at: First Congregational Church, 165 Main St., Amherst

DIRECTORS:
Tony Thornton, Director of Choral Activities
Stephen Paparo, conductor of University Chorale
Marius Bahnean, Joshua Harper & HyunKyung Jang, graduate conductors

REPERTOIRE: Includes F.J. Haydn: Little Organ Mass, Z. Randall Stroope: Arise My Love, My Fair One, and Come Away Take Me to the Water, arr. Rollo Dilworth, Hey, Ho the Morning Dew, arr. James Mulholland

Event Date: 
Sun, 12/04/2011 - 15:00

Chuck & Mud, w/ Myra MacLeod

The party starts at 6 PM; Music starts at 7.

Join us for WCUW's annual Holiday Members Party, featuring Chuck & Mud, with Myra Macleod. The party is free to members of WCUW.

Music, food and good times guaranteed! Not a member? Join us anyways, and while you're around, sign up to be a WCUW Member!

Tickets: FREE to WCUW members; $10 for general admission; tickets available at www.brownpapertickets.com, and at the door the night of the performance. All ages welcome.

Event Date: 
Fri, 12/16/2011 - 18:00

Open House at WCUW Worcester

Purpose: Come learn about your community radio station and how you can get involved!

Light refreshments available.
For more information, call 508-753-1012
Tickets: FREE Age: all ages welcome
FREE Parking available in lot across the street from WCUW. Please announce that you are parked across the street.

WCUW 91.3 FM: Community Radio for a Global Community
910 Main Street
Worcester MA 01610
(508) 753-1012

Event Date: 
Sat, 12/03/2011 - 09:00

Dan Hicks & The Hot Licks, Holidaze in Hicksville

The Pioneers of the San Francisco Music Scene roll into town to celebrate Holidaze in Hicksville!

Singer-songwriter Dan Hicks is truly an American original. Since the early 1960s, Hicks has deftly blended elements of Swing, Jazz, Folk and Country music to create the appealing sound he sometimes calls "Folk Jazz".

The lyrics of his songs range from the simply sublime to the sublimely ridiculous, all presented with his uniquely skewed and inscrutable touch.

Event Date: 
Fri, 12/02/2011 - 20:00

JP Concerts Presents A Book of Hours performed by Pianist and composer Linda Kernohan

Pianist and composer Linda Kernohan, performs A Book of Hours, a cycle of piano works based on the writings of Thomas Merton.

Event Date: 
Sat, 12/03/2011 - 16:00

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