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
A former member of the Krakow String Quartet and renowned Eastman String Quartet, Jerzy Kosmala is an former student of William Primrose, and a graduate of the Krakow Academy of Music, the Eastman School of Music, and Indiana University.
The program began with San Martin’s we turn in the night in a circle of fire. It is a four-movement double concerto for chamber ensemble and two exceptional violinists: Gabriela Diaz and Hrabba Atladottir.
This year’s Annual Meeting of the Society for American Music will take place in Sacramento. Many UC Davis faculty and students are active in SAM and cordially invite you to enjoy four days’ worth of American music, presentations, concerts, and lectures.
Gadhon is a type of small gamelan ensemble from central Java that features only the so-called “soft-sounding” gamelan instruments (gendher [a 14-key metallophone], gambang [a xylophone], rebab [two string fiddle], kendhang [drum], and siter [zither], and more, providing listeners an opportunity to appreciate the subtle virtuosity of their idioms. Featuring graduate student Phil Acimovic, Professor Henry Spiller, and special guests Heni Savitri and Midiyanto (among others).
Mondavi Center for the Performing Arts, Davis, CA 95616