Music

Events

Friday, February 16, 2018

08:00 pm - 09:30 pm

Masayo Ishigure: Koto 360

Masayo Ishigure began playing the koto at the age of five in Gifu, Japan, and continues to stretch the limits of the thirteen-stringed instrument. The program includes a New England premiere by Celil Refik Kaya. For more information, please visit the Center for the Arts website or call 860-685-3355.

Crowell Concert Hall

Sunday, April 15, 2018

07:00 pm - 08:30 pm

Kronos Quartet

The GRAMMY Award-winning Kronos Quartet returns to Wesleyan to perform a wide-ranging program of music from around the world, featuring adventurous string quartets either written for or arranged for the legendary group. For more information, please visit the Center for the Arts website or call 860-685-3355.

Crowell Concert Hall

Wednesday, April 25, 2018

07:00 pm - 08:00 pm

Korean Drumming & Creative Music

Normal.dotm 0 0 1 83 476 Propark, Inc 3 1 584 12.0 0 false 18 pt 18 pt 0 0 false false false Beginning students of Korean Drumming Ensemble, directed by Visiting Assistant Professor of Music Jin Hi Kim, play pieces arranged deriving from both traditional and new materials, performed on the two-headed drums ( janggo ), barrel drums ( buk ), hand gongs ( kwenggari ), and a suspendinggong ( jing ).The group plays a variety of mesmerizing janggo rhythmic patterns, which swing through innumerable repetitive cycles and get dramatically and vigorously developed.The ensemble creates new work discovering new possible sounds and imaginative explorations on those instruments. The ensemble experiences that a deep respect for the diverse cultural backgrounds of the students developed from the efforts of teamwork and creating music together through Korean drumming. Normal.dotm 0 0 1 27 157 Propark, Inc 1 1 192 12.0 0 false 18 pt 18 pt 0 0 false false false

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