News and Notes
A quick survey of URI Music Faculty currently featured in print and on the web: Professor Manabu Takasawa is captured in the cover story for the Division of Research and Economic Development’s current Momentum Magazine . Professor George Kent, music Alum Andrew Howell and Professor Emeritus Ward Abusamara are prominently featured in the URI Alumni […]
WRIU DJ by morning, trumpet player by night, Manuel Morales is singularly focused on jazz
The URI Department of Music’s Big Band, led by Jared Sims, shone brightly at the Newport Jazz Festival this August, in two performances. Read the Providence Journal Review
The final concert presented by the University of Rhode Island Department of Music for the fall semester will feature the URI Brass Ensemble on Saturday, Dec. 14 at 7 p.m. in the URI Fine Arts Center Concert Hall, 105 Upper College Road, Kingston. The concert is free and open to the public.
A University of Rhode Island sophomore who began taking singing lessons when he was 9 years old will perform at one of the oldest and most venerable ballparks in the country
World-renowned violinist Hilary Hahn will make her Rhode Island debut at the 26th annual Kingston Chamber Music Festival, from July 23 to Aug. 3, at the University of Rhode Island.
Pianists, budding and accomplished, will gather at the University of Rhode Island next weekend for an annual three-day music festival.
Two students and three alumni of the University of Rhode Island’s Music and Chorus Department have been performing at the Boston Symphony Orchestra Festival Chorus at Tanglewood.
For the third year in a row, the Newport Jazz Festival will include a performance by the University of Rhode Island’s 17-member Big Band.
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