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Ready for the World Music Series

The Slavic World

Ready for the World Music Series: The Slavic World takes audiences through a wide range of musical styles and colors from the Slavic region. Experience the sounds from the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Poland, Bulgarian, Serbia, and Russia.

    Sunday, November 5, 2017
    Special guest artists: Miroslav Hristov, violin; David Kovac, viola; Nathan Jasinski, cello; and Vladimir Valjarevic, piano 
    • 12:30 p.m. - Exhibits of artistic and cultural artifacts and reception – Lobby of the Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
    • 2 p.m. - Musical presentation and short lecture – Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall in the Natalie L. Haslam Music Center

A Cuban Diaspora

Ready for the World Music Series: A Cuban Diaspora explores music for clarinet, violin, cello, and piano featuring a wide variety of Cuban styles. Highlighting some of Cuba's most celebrated composers, each work is infused with rich and soulful sounds that will enchant audiences.

    Sunday, February 4, 2018
    Special guest artists: Victor Chavez, clarinet; Anileys Bermudez, violin; Ana Ruth Bermudez, cello; and Jose R. Lopez, piano
    • 12:30 p.m. - Exhibits of artistic and cultural artifacts and reception – Lobby of the Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
    • 2 p.m. - Musical presentation and short lecture – Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall in the Natalie L. Haslam Music Center

Koreana

Ready for the World Music Series: Koreana explores innovative and expressive songs and instrumental works inspired by Korean culture. Many of these musical selections by Korean composers of the last century, combine traditional musical idioms with modern sonorities. 

    Sunday, March 25, 2018
    Special guest artists: Sun-Joo Oh, soprano; Eunsoon Corliss, viola, Esther Park, piano, and Eunsuk Jung, piano
    • 12:30 p.m. - Exhibits of artistic and cultural artifacts and reception – Lobby of the Natalie L. Haslam Music Center
    • 2 p.m. - Musical presentation and short lecture – Sandra G. Powell Recital Hall in the Natalie L. Haslam Music Center

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