Events Calendar - December 2012

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UH Piano-Vocal Collaboration recital

Jonathan Korth and Maya Hoover, directors
Saturday, December 1, 2012
7:30 p.m., Orvis Auditorium, free admission
Natalie Capino, soprano and Megumi Kurach, piano

Piano-Vocal Collaboration teaches student pianists and singers to work together in teams to create beautiful music. This concert will feature some of the outstanding artistic highlights from this semester as they present an array of art songs from Europe, Latin America, and the United States.

(*Mus 199 credit for Music Majors)

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Pau Hana Concert

Sunday, December 2, 2012
3:00 p.m., Orvis Auditorium and Barbara Smith Amphitheater
free admission
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Students from the UHM Music Department's introductory ethnic music and dance classes present their end-of-semester performances.

The program will include performances of:

Japanese gagaku
Japanese koto
Okinawan music
Chinese music
Javanese gamelan
Hawaiian hula and chant
Japanese dance
Okinawan dance
Korean dance

The performance will begin in Orvis Auditorium and continue, after a brief intermission, at the Barbara Smith Amphitheater.

(*Mus 199 credit for Music Majors)

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UH Symphony Orchestra

Henry Miyamura, conductor


Monday, December 3, 2012
7:30 p.m., Pearl City Cultural Center
$15 general admission
$10 students, seniors, UH faculty/staff (ID required)
$5 UHM Music Majors

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The program includes:

Toccata and Fugue in D Minor J.S. Bach, arr. Lucien Cailliet
Intermezzo from ´Cavalleria Rusticanaˇ Pietro Mascagni
Golden Age Ballet Suite Op. 22
I. Introduction
II. Adagio
III. Polka
IV. Danse
Dmitri Shostakovich
New England Triptych
1. Be Glad Then, America
2. When Jesus Wept
3. Chester
William Schuman
Concerto for Piano and Large Orchestra
II. Regrets
III. Finale
Jonathan Korth, pianist
William Bolcom
Selections from ´West Side Storyˇ Leonard Bernstein
Stars and Stripes Forever
Richard Lum, guest conductor
John Philip Sousa

(*Mus 199 credit for Music Majors, ticket purchase required)

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A Manoa Christmas

UH Music Department Christmas Concert
Wednesday, December 5, 2012
7:30 p.m., Kennedy Theatre, UH Manoa Campus
$20 general admission
$10 students, seniors, UH faculty/staff with ID; no additional service fees
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A seasonal celebration for the whole family with the University of Hawai‘i at Mânoa Band, Choirs, and special guests.

Join the musicians of UH Mânoa for this festive celebration of the season, featuring holiday classics performed by some of the University’s most talented musicians. Hawai‘i legend and Tony Award nominee Loretta Ables Sayre will also make a special appearance! Please join our UH ohana for this magical, musical evening.

Tickets are on sale now at; by phone at 808-944-2697; Monday-Friday, 9:00 a.m. -–5:00 p.m., at Campus Center; and at the Kennedy Theatre Box Office, Monday-Friday, 10:00 a.m.-–1:00 p.m. The box office will open at 5:00 p.m. on the night of A Mânoa Christmas.

The concert will include:

March of the Toys Victor Herbert
"Bogoroditse devo, radujsia"
from Three Sacred Hymns
Alfred Schnittke
Conventry Carol Traditional
God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen Traditional, arr. Ola Gjeilo
Selections from The Nutcracker Pyotr Tchaikovsky
"Gospodi Iisuse Khrisste"
from Three Sacred Hymns
Alfred Schnittke
The First Nowell Traditional, arr. Ola Gjeilo
The Twelve Day of Christmas Traditional, arr. Jonathan Rathbone
Sleigh Ride Leroy Anderson
Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas Martin & Blane, arr. Wagner/Boeckman
Let it Snow! Let it Snow! Let it Snow! Styne & Cahn, arr. Charleton/Boeckman
A Christmas Festival Leroy Anderson

(*Mus 199 credit for Music Majors, ticket purchase required)

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