Upcoming Events

March 2017

Courtyard Gallery presents Nicole Awai: Material Re-Pose

  • February 16, 2017 10:45 AM To April 29, 2017 7:00 PM Past

In her non-medium specific paintings, Nicole Awai moves fluidly between two and three dimensions, and employs popular commercial materials such as nail polish, to explore notions of identity and history.

Admission: Free and Open to the Public

Courtyard Gallery, At&T Executive Education and Conference Center

Professional Development Travel Initiative Info Session

  • March 1, 2017 12:00 PM Past

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.

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O N E E V E R Y O N E Book Event

  • March 2, 2017 11:00 AM Past

Come to the South Steps of the Texas State Capitol on Thursday, March 2 from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. to pick up a free book from Ann Hamilton's O N E E V E R Y O N E.

Admission: Free

Texas State Capitol, South Steps

UTNT (UT New Theatre) presents Galactic Orphans

  • March 2, 2017 7:30 PM Past
  • March 5, 2017 7:30 PM Past
  • March 10, 2017 7:30 PM Past

B. Iden Payne Theatre

Jazz Ensemble

  • March 2, 2017 7:30 PM Past

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

Bates Recital Hall

UTNT (UT New Theatre) (2017)

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

B. Iden Payne Theatre

Intern Scholarship Info Session

  • March 3, 2017 2:30 PM Past

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.

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Akropolis Reed Quintet

  • March 3, 2017 7:30 PM Past

​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 Past
  • March 7, 2017 7:30 PM Past
  • March 11, 2017 2:00 PM Past

B. Iden Payne Theatre

R. Kelly

  • March 3, 2017 8:00 PM Past

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 Past

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 Past

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

UTNT (UT New Theatre) presents The Bigot

  • March 4, 2017 7:30 PM Past
  • March 8, 2017 7:30 PM Past
  • March 12, 2017 2:00 PM Past

B. Iden Payne Theatre

Landmarks Public Art Tour: Art & Architecture of UT

  • March 5, 2017 11:00 AM Past

Join Landmarks in front of the Perry-Castañeda Library on Sunday, March 5 at 11 a.m. for a docent-guided tour of the public art and architecture on the UT campus.

Admission: Free

Perry-Castañeda Library

UTNT (UT New Theatre) presents Slumber Party

  • March 5, 2017 2:00 PM Past
  • March 9, 2017 7:30 PM Past
  • March 11, 2017 7:30 PM Past

B. Iden Payne Theatre

Concert Band

  • March 5, 2017 2:00 PM Past

Bates Recital Hall

THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS WIND ENSEMBLE

  • March 5, 2017 7:00 PM Past

The University of Texas Wind Ensemble
Jerry Junkin, Conductor
Adam Schoenberg’s Symphony No. 2

Presented in partnership with College of Fine Arts Visiting Artists Chair, Butler School of Music, and KMFA-FM

Admission: $10.00 - $40.00

Bass Concert Hall

Master Class: Christopher Adkins, cello

  • March 6, 2017 4:00 PM Past

Butler School of Music cello students will work with Mr. Adkins, Principal Cellist of the Dallas Symphony Orchestra.

Bates Recital Hall

Great Organ Series: Joyce Jones

  • March 6, 2017 7:30 PM Past

Dr. Joyce Jones was The Joyce Oliver Bowden Professor of Music and Organist-in-Residence at Baylor University's School of Music until she retired in 2012.

Bates Recital Hall

Jazz Faculty Concert

  • March 7, 2017 7:30 PM Past

The Jazz Faculty at UT Austin come together once a year to play a killer set. Come enjoy a show with the greatest jazz musicians in the Austin area.

Bates Recital Hall

Tips & Tiffs Workkshop: Job & Internship Search Skills

  • March 8, 2017 12:00 PM Past

Our Tiffs & Tips series features workshops for CoFA students on practical topics ranging from job searching to creating a resume to financial management. Come and enjoy freshly baked Tiff’s cookies while enhancing your professional development skills.

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Eric Gonzales - DMA 2 Euphonium Recital

  • March 8, 2017 7:30 PM Past

Butler School of Music student recital.

Bates Recital Hall

<em>THE TRIPLETS OF BELLEVILLE</em> CINE-CONCERT

  • March 8, 2017 8:00 PM Past

The Triplets of Belleville Cine-Concert
featuring
Le Terrible Orchestre de Belleville with Composer Benoit Charest

Presented in partnership with KLRU-TV

Admission: $10.00 - $40.00

McCullough Theatre

Bach Cantata Project

  • March 9, 2017 12:00 PM Past

DFA Fine Arts Library

Art History Lecture Series presents: "A Manifestso of Eccentric Modernism" by Tirza True Latimer

  • March 9, 2017 4:00 PM Past

Focusing on a case study from Eccentric Modernisms: Making Differences in the History of American Art (UC Press, 2017), Latimer presents a piece of ephemera she describes as a "manifesto of eccentric modernism" -- a souvenir program for the 1934 opera Four Saints in Three Acts.

Admission: Free and Open to the Public

ART Building, Room 1.120

<em>THE TRIPLETS OF BELLEVILLE</em> CINE-CONCERT

  • March 9, 2017 8:00 PM Past

The Triplets of Belleville Cine-Concert
featuring
Le Terrible Orchestre de Belleville with Composer Benoit Charest

Presented in partnership with KLRU-TV

Admission: $10.00 - $40.00

McCullough Theatre

Guest Lecture: Peter Mondelli

  • March 10, 2017 2:00 PM Past

Peter Mondelli, Assistant Professor of Music History at the University of North Texas, will give a talk titled "Music and the Posthumanities: A Critical Reconsideration".

MRH 2.610

Crone - for Chamber Orchestra: A music score to the upcoming Virtual Reality film Crone

  • March 17, 2017 8:00 PM Past

A collaboration between faculty and students across the College of Fine Arts, Crone is a hybrid: part dance film, fashion film, music video that uses orchestral music and movement to tell a story in the exciting new medium of Virtual Reality. Please join us in the first stage of this creative process: a concert of the upcoming film’s original score.

Admission: Free, but donations welcomed.

Bates Recital Hall, MRH building

Will Sturrock, baritone - Junior Voice Recital

  • March 18, 2017 5:30 PM Past

Butler School of Music student recital.

Jessen Auditorium, Homer Rainey Hall

Alex Avila - DMA 2 Tuba Recital

  • March 20, 2017 7:30 PM Past

Butler School of Music student recital.

Bates Recital Hall

BEAUTIFUL: THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL

  • March 21, 2017 8:00 PM To March 26, 2017 7:00 PM Past

BEAUTIFUL – The Carole King Musical tells the inspiring true story of King’s remarkable rise to stardom, from being part of a hit songwriting team with her husband Gerry Goffin, to her relationship with fellow writers and best friends Cynthia Weil and Barry Mann, to

Bass Concert Hall

Intern Scholarship Info Session

  • March 22, 2017 12:00 PM Past

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.

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Center for Integrated Design Info Session

  • March 22, 2017 6:00 PM Past

Have you been wondering what exactly the Center for Integrated Design is? Would you like to know how it can help you in your studies/future jobs/life in general? Want to know the difference between design and Design Thinking?  Do you like warm, gooey, DELICIOUS cookies from Tiff's Treats??  We'll address all of those things in our INFO SESSIONS! Come join us and have all of your questions answered about one of UT's newest programs!

Admission: Free

University Teaching Center (UTC), 3.110, 105 21ST ST W, Austin, Texas 78712

Friends of Music & Human Learning

  • March 22, 2017 7:00 PM Past

This benefit concert will feature graduate students and alumni from the Butler School of Music, Dr. David Gilden (UT Gilden Lab), Dr. Michael Domjan (UT Tertis/Pavlov Project), and orchestral folk music band American Dreamer.

Fine Arts Library

AQUILA THEATRE, <em>THE TROJAN WAR: OUR WARRIOR CHORUS</em>

  • March 22, 2017 7:00 PM Past

Aquila Theatre
The Trojan War: Our Warrior Chorus

Presented in partnership with Department of Classics and The Texas Tribune

Admission: $10.00 - $40.00

McCullough Theatre

Thomas Abercrombie - Senior Jazz Trumpet Recital

  • March 23, 2017 4:30 PM Past

Butler School of Music student recital.

Bates Recital Hall

String Chamber Music: Elizabeth Oakes

  • March 23, 2017 5:00 PM Past

Presentation on the relevancy of chamber music in a music career, followed by a string chamber master class.

Recital Studio, MRH 2.608

Center for Integrated Design Info Session

  • March 23, 2017 6:00 PM Past

Have you been wondering what exactly the Center for Integrated Design is? Would you like to know how it can help you in your studies/future jobs/life in general? Want to know the difference between design and Design Thinking?  Do you like warm, gooey, DELICIOUS cookies from Tiff's Treats??  We'll address all of those things in our INFO SESSIONS! Come join us and have all of your questions answered about one of UT's newest programs!

Admission: Free

Art Building (ART), 1.102 2301 SAN JACINTO BLVD , Austin, Texas 78712

AQUILA THEATRE, <em>THE TROJAN WAR: OUR WARRIOR CHORUS</em>

  • March 23, 2017 7:00 PM Past

Aquila Theatre
The Trojan War: Our Warrior Chorus

Presented in partnership with Department of Classics and The Texas Tribune

Admission: $10.00 - $40.00

McCullough Theatre

Professional Development Travel Initiative Info Session

  • March 24, 2017 2:30 PM Past

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.

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Sid Wright Competition

  • March 26, 2017 1:30 PM Past

Annual competition for piano accompanying.

Recital Studio, MRH 2.608

Sid Wright Competition

  • March 26, 2017 1:30 PM Past

Annual competition for piano accompanying.

Recital Studio, MRH 2.608

Megan Boutin - Artist Diploma Trombone Recital

  • March 26, 2017 3:30 PM Past

Butler School of Music student recital.

Bates Recital Hall

Lance Witty - DMA 2 Trumpet Recital

  • March 26, 2017 7:30 PM Past

Butler School of Music student recital.

Jessen Auditorium, Homer Rainey Hall

Grace Ma - Masters Composition Recital

  • March 27, 2017 7:30 PM Past

Butler School of Music student recital.

Bates Recital Hall

Midday Music Series

  • March 28, 2017 12:00 PM Past

Blanton Museum of Art

Benjamin Vasko - Senior Tuba Recital

  • March 28, 2017 4:30 PM Past

Butler School of Music student recital.

Bates Recital Hall

Alexander Browne - Masters Jazz Double Bass Recital

  • March 28, 2017 7:30 PM Past

Butler School of Music student recital.

Recital Studio, MRH 2.608

Harp Ensemble

  • March 28, 2017 7:30 PM Past

Bates Recital Hall

Industry Insights: Ginger Morris

  • March 29, 2017 12:00 PM Past

Fine Arts Career Services welcomes CoFA alumnus Ginger Morris to campus for an informal talk about her career in the arts. Ginger is currently the Director of Education & Outreach at the Long Center.

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Performer-composer-technologist Sarah Reid

  • March 29, 2017 4:00 PM Past

Admission: Free and open to the public

Fine Arts Library, DFA 3.200

Clarinet Master Class: Andrew Marriner

  • March 29, 2017 5:00 PM Past

Andrew Marriner, principal clarinetist of the London Symphony Orchestra and the Academy of St. Martin in the Fields, will work with clarinet students in Prof. Jonathan Gunn's studio.

Recital Studio, MRH 2.608

New Music Ensemble

  • March 29, 2017 7:30 PM Past

Bates Recital Hall

BLACK GRACE

  • March 29, 2017 8:00 PM Past

Black Grace
Dances by Neil Ieremia

Presented in partnership with Texas Theatre and Dance and KUT-FM

New Zealand’s leading contemporary dance company returns to Bass Concert Hall with an all-new program!

Admission: $10.00 - $40.00

Bass Concert Hall

Louellen Meyer - DMA Organ Lecture Recital

  • March 30, 2017 4:30 PM Past

Butler School of Music student lecture recital.

Organ Studio, MRH 2.630

Fine Arts Information Session & Tour

  • March 31, 2017 1:00 PM Past

College of Fine Arts Information Session provides an overview of degree programs, audition, and portfolio requirements.

Doty Fine Arts Building (Room 1.110)

Guest Lecture: Dr. William Cheng

  • March 31, 2017 2:00 PM Past

Dr. William Cheng will give a presentation entitled, "The Musicological Mystique".

MRH 2.604

Tips & Tiffs Workshop: Interview Skills

  • March 31, 2017 2:30 PM Past

Our Tiffs & Tips series features workshops for CoFA students on practical topics ranging from job searching to creating a resume to financial management. Come and enjoy freshly baked Tiff’s cookies while enhancing your professional development skills.

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Symphony Band

  • March 31, 2017 7:30 PM Past

Bates Recital Hall