Upcoming Events

  • February 27, 2017 4:30 PM

Brian Kane, Associate Professor of Music at Yale University will give a talk called "Hearing Double: Jazz and Ontology".

Kane's scholarly work is interdisciplinary, located in the intersection of music theory, composition and philosophy. Working primarily with 20th century music, Kane’s emphasis is on questions of sound and signification. Central themes in his research are: music and sound art, histories and theories of listening, phenomenology, improvisation, music and subjectivity, technology, conceptualizations of sound and music in literature and philosophy, and theories of the voice.

Lecture Recital Hall, MRH 2.614

University Chamber Orchestra

  • February 27, 2017 7:30 PM

For their February 2017 concert, the University Orchestra splits into two chamber groups performing on Monday, February 27th and Tuesday, February 28th. This concert will be conducted by DMA student Paul Grobey.

Bates Recital Hall

Midday Music Series

  • February 28, 2017 12:00 PM

Featuring Invoke String Quartet.

Blanton Museum of Art

Rylie Harrod - DMA 2 Cello Recital

  • February 28, 2017 4:30 PM

Butler School of Music student recital.

Jessen Auditorium, Homer Rainey Hall

University Orchestra

  • February 28, 2017 7:30 PM

Bates Recital Hall

University Chamber Orchestra

  • February 28, 2017 7:30 PM

For their February 2017 concert, the University Orchestra splits into two chamber groups performing on Monday, February 27th and Tuesday, February 28th. This concert will be conducted by DMA student Tamara Dworetz.

Bates Recital Hall

Professional Development Travel Initiative Info Session

  • March 1, 2017 12:00 PM

This info session will provide students with tips on applying for the Professional Development Travel Initiative Grant. The PDTI grant provides up to $700 per student for short-term group travel to professional development opportunities.

DFA 1.104

Akropolis Reed Quintet: Career Talk

  • March 1, 2017 5:00 PM

Presented as part of Akropolis' week long residency at the Butler School. Musicians are invited to this session with the quintet members entitled: "The Gravy Train Hits the Wall: Advice for Facing the Real World".

MRH 2.610

Akropolis Reed Quintet: Wind Chamber Music Master Class

  • March 2, 2017 6:30 PM

Presented as part of Akropolis' week long residency at the Butler School. The quintet will work with woodwind chamber music students in this public master class.

Recital Studio, MRH 2.608

UTNT (UT New Theatre) presents Galactic Orphans

  • March 2, 2017 7:30 PM

B. Iden Payne Theatre

UTNT (UT New Theatre) (2017)

  • March 2, 2017 7:30 PM To March 12, 2017 2:00 PM

B. Iden Payne Theatre

Jazz Ensemble

  • March 2, 2017 7:30 PM

Directed by Prof. John Mills, the UT Jazz Ensemble plays jazz favorites and new compositions by students.

Bates Recital Hall

Intern Scholarship Info Session

  • March 3, 2017 2:30 PM

This info session will provide students with tips on applying for the Intern Scholarship. The Intern Scholarship provides students the opportunity to apply for up to $2,000 of funding to support their internship experience.

DFA 1.104

Akropolis Reed Quintet: Career Talk

  • March 3, 2017 4:00 PM

Presented as part of Akropolis' week long residency at the Butler School. Musicians are invited to this talk entitled: "How to Prepare for a Competition".

MRH 2.610

Akropolis Reed Quintet

  • March 3, 2017 7:30 PM

​The Akropolis Reed Quintet takes listeners on extraordinary musical adventures, performing an innovative repertoire with acclaimed precision. Founded in 2009 at the University of Michigan and the first ever reed quintet to win the Fischoff Gold Medal in 2014, Akropolis took Grand Prize at the MTNA and Plowman chamber music competitions consecutively in 2011, and has garnered prizes at three additional national competitions. Championing the next generation of maverick musicians, Akropolis is also winner of the 2015 Fischoff Educator Award, delivering impactful outreach at schools ranging from kindergarten to conservatory. Akropolis has released two studio albums to critical acclaim and commissioned more than 25 reed quintet works to date. Their dynamic concerts feature accessible contemporary works framed by invigorating arrangements of classical music spanning four centuries.

Bates Recital Hall

UTNT (UT New Theatre) presents Gondal

  • March 3, 2017 7:30 PM

B. Iden Payne Theatre

R. Kelly

  • March 3, 2017 8:00 PM

In an era of declining songwriting skills and auto tune crooning R. Kelly embodies the best traditions of American music as a vocalist, songwriter and producer. He uses classic materials to create music as contemporary as Siri’s iPhone voice. Despite selling millions of recordings and writing classic songs for himself and many others, this Chicago based singer-songwriter continues to push his art forward.

Admission: $59.75 - $105.75

Bass Concert Hall

Steamroller Madness!

  • March 4, 2017 10:00 AM

Watch art being made by using an industrial-size steamroller as a press to imprint Texas-size art patterns onto canvas. Presenters include faculty and students from UT, Austin Community College, St. Edward's University, and Texas State University. 

Admission: Free and Open to the Public

ART Building, North Courtyard

Explore The Foundry during Explore UT

  • March 4, 2017 12:00 PM

Visit UT’s maker space, The Foundry: draw on a huge video wall, play student video games, see 3D printers in action, view a virtual reality demo, and check out the recording studio.

Admission: Free and open to the public

Doty Fine Arts Building, 3.200