African American Music Ensemble and Afro-Cuban Music Ensemble


The UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music, Department of Ethnomusicology presents Spring Festival of World Music and Jazz 2009, a series of concerts from May 16 through June 2, 2009.


Sunday, May 17, 2009
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Schoenberg Hall
UCLA campus
enter UCLA at Hilgard & Westholme Avenues
Los Angeles, CA 90095

The UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music, Department of Ethnomusicology presents Spring Festival of World Music and Jazz 2009

May 16 – June 2, 2009

Schedule:

Saturday, May 16, 7pm

  • Music of India Ensemble, Shujaat Khan and Abhiman Kaushal, co-directors
  • Music of Bali Ensemble, I Nyoman Wenten, director

Sunday, May 17, 7pm

  • African American Music Ensemble, James Roberson, director
  • Afro-Cuban Music Ensemble, Francisco Aguabella, director

Thursday, May 28, 7pm

  • Music of West Africa Ensemble, Kobla Ladzekpo, director
  • Music of Mexico Ensemble, Jesus Guzman, director

Friday, May 29, 7pm

  • Music of Korea Ensemble, DongSuk Kim, director

Saturday, May 30, 7pm

  • Music of Brazil Ensemble, Kirk Brundage, director
  • Music of the Balkans Ensemble, Ivan and Tzvetanka Varimezov, co-directors

Sunday, May 31, 7pm

  • Music of China Ensemble, Li Chi, director
  • Bluegrass and Old-Time String Ensemble, Anthony Seeger, director

Monday, June 1, 7pm

  • UCLA Jazz Combos directed by Kenny Burrell, George Bohanon, Clayton Cameron,
  • Charley Harrison, Charles Owens, and Michele Weir

Tuesday, June 2, 7pm

  • Big Band Jazz Concert, featuring the UCLA Jazz Orchestra, directed by Charley Harrison;
  • UCLA LatinJazz Ensemble, directed by Dr. Bobby Rodriguez; and
  • UCLA Contemporary Jazz Ensemble, directed by Kenny Burrell and James Newton

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Cost : Free and open to the public; pay-by-space and all-day ($9) parking available in lot 2.

For more information please contact:

UCLA Department of EthnomusicologyTel: 310-206-3033

www.ethnomusic.ucla.edu


Sponsor(s): , Ethnomusicology, The UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music.