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2011-2012 Calendar of Events

AUGUST

13 UAB Marching Blazers Band Camp Show, 7:30 p.m., UAB Campus Green, University Blvd. near 14th St. South.

OCTOBER

9 Piano Series featuring Andrew Tyson. 4:00 p.m., Alys Stephens Center, Reynolds-Kirschbaum Recital Hall. $15 General Admission and $5 for UAB Students. Call 205-975-2787 for tickets.

23 Voice Studio Recital featuring students of Won Cho, Kristine Hurst-Wajszczuk, and Paul Mosteller. 3:00 p.m., Hulsey Recital Hall.

25 Fall Choral Concert directed by Brian Kittredge. 7:00 p.m., Southside Baptist Church, 11th Ave. South at 19th Street.

27 Faculty Recital featuring Denise Gainey, clarinet: "Conversations between Friends," with Dale Williams, piano; Kristine Hurst, soprano; Judy Hicks, harp; London Silas-Shavers, clarinet; and Robert Janssen, clarinet. 7:00 p.m., Alys Stephens Center, Reynolds-Kirschbaum Concert Hall.

NOVEMBER

2 Birmingham Art Music Alliance (BAMA). New works of music by Birmingham area composers and artists. 7:30 p.m., Hulsey Recital Hall. General admission tickets are $6; $3 for UAB students with valid I.D.

4 Jazz Combos directed by Steve Roberts. 7:30 p.m., Hulsey Recital Hall.

8 Percussion Ensemble directed by Gene Fambrough. 7:00 p.m., Alys Stephens Center, Jemison Concert Hall.

10 Brass Chamber Ensembles. Concert will feature Blazer Trumpets, Trombone Choir, Tuba and Euphonium Ensemble, and other brass ensembles. 7:30 p.m., Hulsey Recital Hall.

11 UAB Opera presents "Amahl and the Night Visitors" by Gian Carlo Menotti, directed by Kristine Hurst-Wajszczuk. 7:30 p.m., Hulsey Recital Hall. General admission tickets are $5. Click here to purchase online.

12 UAB Opera presents "Amahl and the Night Visitors" by Gian Carlo Menotti, directed by Kristine Hurst-Wajszczuk. 7:30 p.m., Hulsey Recital Hall. General admission tickets are $5. Click here to purchase online.

18 Computer Music Ensemble conducted by Scott Phillips. New works of electro-acoustic music and multimedia by student composers. 7:30 p.m., Hulsey Recital Hall.

20 Wind Symphony and Symphony Band directed by Sue Samuels. 3:00 p.m., Alys Stephens Center, Jemison Concert Hall.

21 Gospel Choir conducted by Kevin Turner: "Gospel Anthology II: The Church & the Civil Rights Movement." A live theatrical concert production celebrating the choir's 16th anniversary, the evening will pay homage to and include songs of workers in coal mines and steel mills, music of the Civil Rights movement and reenactments of the culture and music of the era, with foot-stomping music and razor-sharp harmonies. 7:00 p.m., Alys Stephens Center, Jemison Concert Hall. Tickets are $7. Call 205-975-2787 for ticket information.

29 Jazz Ensemble conducted by Steve Roberts. 7:00 p.m., Alys Stephens Center, Jemison Concert Hall.

DECEMBER

1 Guitar Ensembles directed by Jeremy Grall. 7:30 p.m., Hulsey Recital Hall.

2 Jazz Ensemble conducted by Steve Roberts. 3:30 p.m., Alys Stephens Center, Jemison Concert Hall.

3 Middle School Honor Bands Concert. 3:00 p.m., Alys Stephens Center, Jemison Concert Hall.

3 Piano Studio Recital featuring students of Yakov Kasman and Piano Ensembles directed by Tatiana Kasman. 7:30 p.m., Hulsey Recital Hall.

4 Christmas at the Alys. Choral Department presents this holiday favorite. 3:00 p.m., Alys Stephens Center, Jemison Concert Hall.

9 Wind Symphony conducted by Sue Samuels. 3:30 p.m., Alys Stephens Center, Jemison Concert Hall.

10 High School Honor Bands Concert. 3:00 p.m., Alys Stephens Center, Jemison Concert Hall.

JANUARY

14 Honor Choir Concert. 3:00 p.m., Alys Stephens Center, Jemison Concert Hall.

22 Piano Series featuring Christopher Taylor. 4:00 p.m., Alys Stephens Center, Reynolds-Kirschbaum Recital Hall. $15 General Admission and $5 for UAB Students. Call 205-975-2787 for tickets.

FEBRUARY

2-4 Department of Music presents the first annual Brass Symposium featuring guest artist Allen Vizzutti. Hulsey Recital Hall and other campus venues. Call 205-934-2265 for more information.

11 Alumni Choral Concert directed by Brian Kittredge and Guests. 7:00 p.m., Southside Baptist Church, 11th Ave. South at 19th Street.

12 Wind Symphony conducted by Sue Samuels. 3:00 p.m., Alys Stephens Center, Jemison Concert Hall.

23 Faculty Recital featuring Gene Fambrough, percussion. 7:30 p.m., Hulsey Recital Hall.

28 Faculty Recital featuring Paul Mosteller, baritone, and Yakov Kasman, piano. 7:00 p.m., Alys Stephens Center, Reynolds-Kirschbaum Recital Hall.

MARCH

2-4 Department of Music presents the annual Jazz Summit. Hulsey Recital Hall. Call 205-934-6154 for more information.

4 Jazz Summit Finale Concert directed by Steve Roberts. 3:00 p.m., Alys Stephens Center, Sirote Theatre.

6 Symphony Band conducted by Sue Samuels. 7:00 p.m., Alys Stephens Center, Jemison Concert Hall.

10-11 Department of Music presents the 10th Annual Clarinet Symposium. Hulsey Recital Hall.
Call 205-975-0558 for more information.

10 Clarinet Recital: Michele Gingras and Denise Gainey, part of the 10th annual UAB Clarinet Symposium, 7:30 p.m., Hulsey Recital Hall. Call 205-975-0558 for more information.

11 Piano Series featuring Dmitry Rachmanov. 4:00 p.m., Alys Stephens Center, Reynolds-Kirschbaum Recital Hall. $15 General Admission and $5 for UAB Students. Call 205-975-2787 for tickets.

16 UAB Opera directed by Kristine Hurst-Wajszczuk. 7:30 p.m., Alys Stephens Center, Sirote Theatre. Tickets are $10, $15 and $20. Call 205-975-2787 for ticket information.

17 UAB Opera directed by Kristine Hurst-Wajszczuk. 7:30 p.m., Alys Stephens Center, Sirote Theatre. Tickets are $10, $15 and $20. Call 205-975-2787 for ticket information.

27 Faculty Recital featuring Kristine Hurst, soprano: "The Jewish Soul," with Yakov Kasman, piano. 7:00 p.m., Alys Stephens Center, Reynolds-Kirschbaum Recital Hall.

APRIL

1 Spring Choral Concert directed by Brian Kittredge. 7:00 p.m., Alys Stephens Center, Jemison Concert Hall.

10 Jazz Ensemble conducted by Steve Roberts. 7:00 p.m., Alys Stephens Center, Jemison Concert Hall.

13 Computer Music Ensemble conducted by Scott Phillips. New works of electro-acoustic music and multimedia by student composers. 7:30 p.m., Hulsey Recital Hall.

15 Wind Symphony and Symphony Band conducted by Sue Samuels. 3:00 p.m. Alys Stephens Center, Jemison Concert Hall.

17 Guitar Ensembles directed by Jeremy Grall. 7:30 p.m., Hulsey Recital Hall.

21 Jazz Combos directed by Steve Roberts. 7:30 p.m., Hulsey Recital Hall.

22 Voice Studio Recital featuring students of Won Cho, Kristine Hurst-Wajszczuk, and Paul Mosteller. 3:00 p.m., Hulsey Recital Hall.

24 Percussion Ensemble directed by Gene Fambrough. 7:00 p.m., Alys Stephens Center, Jemison Concert Hall.

26 Honors Recital featuring winners from the 2011 Honors Recital Competition. 7:00 p.m., Alys Stephens Center, Reynolds-Kirschbaum Recital Hall.

27 Brass Chamber Ensembles. Concert will feature Blazer Trumpets, Trombone Choir, Tuba/Euphonium Ensemble and other brass ensembles. 7:30 p.m., Hulsey Recital Hall.

29 Piano Studio Recital featuring students of Yakov Kasman and Piano Ensembles directed by Tatiana Kasman. 3:00 p.m., Hulsey Recital Hall.

30 Gospel Choir conducted by Kevin Turner. 7:00 p.m., Alys Stephens Center, Jemison Concert Hall. Tickets are $6. Call 205-975-2787 for ticket information.