WSN Series: Retracing the Avantgarde; Stefan Litwin, piano

March 3, 2017

This William S. Newman Series Artists Concert features world-renowned piano professor Stefan Litwin. General admission is $15 ($10 for students and UNC faculty/staff) and can be purchased at the door. Program 3 Klavierstücke op. 11 (1908) by Arnold Schoenberg Mäßig Langsame … Continued

WSN Series: Celebrating Monteverdi’s 450th Birthday

February 19, 2017

Join the music department as we celebrate the 450th birthday of Italian composer Claudio Monteverdi. Claudio Monteverdi (1567–1643) was the most significant composer in early seventeenth-century Italy. Born in Cremona, the son of a barber-surgeon, he was trained in the … Continued

WSN Series: Works by Bach, Beethoven, Crumb; UNC Music Faculty

November 6, 2016

Beethoven’s An die ferne Geliebte: Timothy Sparks, tenor; Thomas Otten, piano George Crumb’s Vox Balaenae (Voice of the Whale) for electric instruments: Brooks de Wetter-Smith, flute; Thomas Otten, piano; Brent Wissick, cello J.S. Bach’s Schweigt stille, plaudert nicht, BWV 211 (Coffee Cantata): Jeanne … Continued

WSN Series: Celebrating Congo

October 28, 2016

Celebrating Congo featuring Kinobe, Jaja Bashengezi, and Mack el Sambo General admission is $15 ($10 for students and UNC faculty/staff)

WSN Series: Alberto Ginastera Centennial Celebration

October 16, 2016

Join us for an afternoon celebrating the life and work of Alberto Ginastera, the 20th-century Argentine classical composer. Deborah Schwartz-Kates from the University of Miami will deliver the keynote speech before the concert portion featuring UNC faculty and students. General … Continued