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Canadian Brass

Mar. 19/2019
7:30 pm

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As one of the world’s leading brass quintets, Canadian Brass joins us in its 48th season of genre-bending versatility and lively performances. This game-changing group has performed on major concert stages and on television, has sold two million albums worldwide, and has contributed nearly 600 new works to the brass quintet repertoire. Not only does the group possess numerous accolades within the music world; these five musicians also maintain the creativity, good humor, and love of performing that is their…

Join two-time Tony Award winner and Broadway legend Patti LuPone for a very special evening of music and conversation. In Don’t Monkey with Broadway, she explores—through indelible interpretations of classic Broadway show tunes by the likes of Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart, Jule Styne, Stephen Schwartz, Charles Strouse, Leonard Bernstein, Stephen Sondheim, Cole Porter, and Irving Berlin—her lifelong love affair with Broadway and her concern for what the Great White Way is becoming today. She will be joined onstage by BYU…

Legendary baritone Thomas Hampson and his son-in-law, acclaimed bass-baritone Luca Pisaroni, bring their stunning talents and musical family ties to the stage in No Tenors Allowed. This spectacular program features highlights of the operatic repertoire (Don Pasquale, Don Giovanni), greatest hits from beloved Broadway musicals (Rodgers and Hammerstein), and timeless classical and popular songs (Cole Porter). Since 2010, Hampson and Pisaroni have brought their signature artistry and humor to enthusiastic audiences across the globe.

Three-time Grammy-nominated Noam Pikelny is the preeminent banjoist of his generation and a founding member of The Punch Brothers. His albums, including the landmark Noam Pikelny Plays Kenny Baker Plays Bill Monroe, reveal his abilities as a dynamic bandleader and reinforce his reputation as an inventive bluegrass performer. Pikelny is joined by influential multi-instrumentalist Stuart Duncan, the consummate sideman, who lends his taste and tone by trading dizzying instrumental licks and adding complimentary fills to surpass the musical limits of…

Kevin Cole, one of today’s leading interpreters of Gershwin’s music, joins with the Utah Symphony for an evening of Gershwin classics, including the ever-popular Rhapsody in Blue and Variations on “I Got Rhythm.” Rounding out the jazz-inflected, toe-tapping program are the Caribbean rumba rhythms of Gershwin’s Cuban Overture and his Second Rhapsody. The evening opens with a new work by Utah Symphony’s composer-in-association, Andrew Norman, who wrote Sacred Geometry using strict rules and “unseen geometries.” The result, Norman observed, was…

Standout British choral group Tenebrae returns to BYU this season and will be joined by the BYU Singers and Concert Choir. Stephen Paulus’s poignant Pilgrim’s Hymn—a work sung at the funerals of former US presidents Reagan and Ford—sets the tone for an evening of sacred music, which centers on Joby Talbot’s Path of Miracles, a musical exploration of the traditional Camino de Santiago pilgrimage in northwestern Spain. With lighting, movement, and the glorious traditions of sacred choral repertories, this promises…

Fifteen Grammy Awards, four Emmy awards, and the Presidential Medal of Freedom are just the tip of Itzhak Perlman’s immense reputation “iceberg” as the leading violinist of his time. This performance, Perlman’s first at BYU, is in celebration of Beethoven’s 250th birthday and will feature Beethoven’s famous Violin Concerto. The concert also features audience favorites Carnival Overture by Dvorak, and Till Eulenspiegel’s Merry Pranks by Strauss, both showpieces in their own right. This is BYU history in the making!

Canada’s global orchestra, Kuné, explores and celebrates Canada’s cultural diversity and pluralism. The thirteen virtuoso musicians hail from all corners of the globe and play instruments as diverse as they are. Kuné, which means “together” in Esperanto, shares each musician’s cultural and musical traditions to create a band that looks and sounds like Canada today. The members of Kuné have formed a sound that is at once global and uniquely local. They illustrate what’s possible when we listen to each…

From the creators of The Adventures of Alvin Sputnik and It's Dark Outside comes a sensitive new show about friendship, loss, and new beginnings. The day Bernie, a boisterous puppy, and Mabel, a lonely widow, find each other is the beginning of a profound relationship. But Mabel is old, and Bernie is young—and suddenly alone. Combining puppetry, live action, and animation, New Owner takes audiences on an adventure through a dog's eyes. Internationally-renowned theatre makers, The Last Great Hunt gives audiences an engaging, challenging,…

With work that’s caught the attention of some of the world’s leading composers, the Dublin Guitar Quartet has dedicated itself with unwavering devotion to performing contemporary music, making the ensemble unique within its genre. Its work has been championed as “an extraordinary achievement; quite wonderous” (Gramophone) and the performers’ “keen sensitivity to the musical and emotional demands of each composition” (San Diego Tribune) is “astonishing” and “satisfying” (NPR). This is a performance that will stay with you!

Known for their adrenalized performances, original compositions, and Emmy-nominated music videos, Greg Anderson & Elizabeth Joy Roe are revolutionizing the piano duo experience for the 21st century. Described as “the most dynamic duo of this generation” (San Francisco Classical Voice), “rock stars of the classical music world” (Miami Herald), and “the very model of complete 21st-century musicians” (The Washington Post), the Anderson & Roe Piano Duo aims to make classical music a relevant and powerful force in society. As Northwest Reverb observed, “ a strong case that…

Known for their adrenalized performances, original compositions, and Emmy-nominated music videos, Greg Anderson & Elizabeth Joy Roe are revolutionizing the piano duo experience for the 21st century. Described as “the most dynamic duo of this generation” (San Francisco Classical Voice), “rock stars of the classical music world” (Miami Herald), and “the very model of complete 21st-century musicians” (The Washington Post), the Anderson & Roe Piano Duo aims to make classical music a relevant and powerful force in society. As Northwest Reverb observed, “ a strong case…

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