The UC Davis Symphony Orchestra was founded in 1959, and has since established itself as a major campus and community arts offering. The UC Davis Symphony has toured California, Canada, and Australia and French Polynesia.In June 2003 the orchestra traveled to France to participate in the Berlioz bicentenary over the course of a series of five concerts.It regularly serves as the pit orchestra for UCD Mainstage productions and appears at major campus events and ceremonies, including Fall Convocation and Commencements.The UC Davis Symphony is a principal resident ensemble at the
Art Studio graduate student Matt Gilbert is featured in an article and video on the UC Davis website. Read about his art and watch a video showing his kinetic sculptures in motion at UC Davis Today (June 3, 2015).
Matt Gilbert’s art, along with that of six other Master of Fine Arts candidates, can be seen in an exhibition June 5 – 21 at the Richard L. Nelson Gallery at UC Davis.