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Department of Music presents faculty recitals

Sungmin Shin teaches a guitar class in Baird Hall. Shin wlll perform some of his original compositions at a recital on Feb. 12. Photo: Douglas Levere

By PHILIP E. REHARD

Published January 29, 2018

UB faculty will be in the spotlight next month as the Department of Music presents a variety of faculty recitals.

The lineup:

  • Faculty Chamber Recital: 7:30 p.m., Feb. 9, Baird Recital Hall, 250 Baird Hall, North Campus. Faculty members Jonathan Golove, cello; Eric Huebner, piano; and Hanna Hurwitz, violin, will perform a program featuring Janacek’s Violin Sonata, Webern’s Drei Kleine Stücke op. 11 and Cello Sonata​, Debussy’s Cello Sonata and Charles Ives’ Piano Trio.
  • Sungmin Shin, guitar: 7:30 p.m. Feb. 12, Baird Recital Hall. Shin will be joined by UB colleagues Tiffany Du Mouchelle, soprano; Sabu Adeyola, bass; George Caldwell, piano; and John Bacon, drums. They will perform the music of Toshio Hosokawa, as well as original compositions by Shin.
  • resAUnance: 7:30 p.m., Feb. 27, Baird Recital Hall. This chamber jazz ensemble consisting of faculty members Jonathan Golove, cello, and John Bacon, percussion, as well as vocalist Esin Gunduz and pianist Michael McNeill, performs an eclectic blend of music composed by the group members and from a variety of musical traditions. On Feb. 27, the musicians return to Baird Recital Hall — where they recorded their 2016 FMR records release, “Migration” — to present a program of new material and selections from their repertoire.

Tickets for all three recitals are available through a variety of outlets at the following pricing structure:

UB faculty, staff, alumni, seniors and non-UB students

$10 plus $2 fee online at www.ticketfly.com

$10 plus $4 fee by phone at 877-987-6487 (Ticketfly)

$14 in person at the Center for the Arts (noon to 6 p.m., Tuesday through Friday)

$17 in person at the door (one hour before concert time)

 

General public

$15 plus $2 fee online at www.ticketfly.com

$15 plus $4 fee by phone at 877-987-6487 (Ticketfly)

$19 in person at the Center for the Arts (noon to 6 p.m., Tuesday through Friday)

$22 in person at the door (one hour before concert time)

 

UB students are admitted free with ID.

For bios of the faculty musicians and a complete listing of all concerts being presented by the Department of Music, visit the department’s website.