Upcoming Events – FALL 2021

UNC ASHEVILLE DEPARTMENT OF MUSIC – FALL 2021

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Live at Lunch
Every Thursday
Reed Plaza/Highsmith Student Union
12:00 – 1:00 pm

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Live at Lunch

Frances Mehlenbacher
Thursday, August 26

Live at Lunch

Computer Science
Thursday, August 2
Computer Science is the project of Tim Brozowski. Since 2018, Tim has released 3 EPs and a handful of singles, each with their own take on heartfelt psychedelic music. Most recently, Computer Science released the 5 track EP, “It Is Me” in mid-June. Tim is joined by their friends Caelan Burris, Ivo Pestana, Jude Corbin, and Lawson Alderson on stage.

​Live at Lunch

Serotina
Thursday, September 9
Serotina is an Asheville-based band consisting of five students in the UNCA music department. Serotina draws inspiration from jazz, funk, and indie music, but most importantly just wants to groove.

Faculty Showcase Concert

September 14
Lipinsky Auditorium- UNCA Campus
7:00 PM
Free and open to everyone. MASKS REQUIRED.

Live at Lunch

UNCA Blue Note Grooves Ensemble – director Zack Page
Cam Cokas
Thursday, September 16
The Blue Note Grooves Ensemble celebrates the iconic artists and recordings associated with Blue Note Records. We will feature some of the “classic” recordings of the Blue Note catalog as well as recent artists.

Smooth and soulful songs to help you get through the day! Cam Cokas blends 70’s Pop and R&B with Singer/Songwriter influences while also exploring some Jazz and Folk elements as well. Ivo Pestana grounds the group with his bass lines, Tim Brozowski holds it down on the keys, while Eli Whitlow puts down heavy grooves.

Live at Lunch

UNCA Bluegrass Ensemble – director Wayne Erbsen
Clayton Gibb & Jess Fox
Thursday, September 23
Clayton Gibb and Jess Fox play their own arrangements of Jazz standards as well as contemporary compositions, with particular emphasis on time and interaction.

UNCA Vinyl Listening Party

Dr. Brian Felix, Chair and Associate Professor of the Department of Music at the University of North Carolina at Asheville, will lead us through listening to both sides Of The Grateful Dead’s “Workingman’s Dead”.

WHERE: Citizen Vinyl, 14 O Henry Ave, Asheville, NC 28801
WHEN: Tuesday, September 28th // Doors Open at 6 pm
TICKETS: $15 GA // $5 Student – Click this link for TICKETS

Click THIS LINK FOR MORE INFORMATION

Live at Lunch

The Asheville Singers – Melodie Galloway, director
UNCA Large Jazz Ensemble – Steve Alford, director
Thursday, September 30

Live at Lunch

UNCA Songwriters Ensemble – Carolina Perez, director
The XTET – Bill Bares, director
Thursday, October 7

UNCA Wind Ensemble and the UNCA Percussion Concert

Fletcher Peacock and Matthew Richmond, directors
Tuesday, October 12
7:00  PM
Lipinsky Auditorium- UNCA Campus
Free and open to everyone. Donations Accepted.
MASKS REQUIRED.

Live at Lunch

Studio 18 – Brent LaCasce, director
Thursday, October 14

The University Chorale and the Asheville Singers

Chuck Taft and Melodie Galloway, directors
Sunday, October 17
3:00 PM
Lipinsky Auditorium- UNCA Campus
Free and open to everyone. Donations Accepted.
MASKS REQUIRED.

Live at Lunch

UNCA AfroMusics Ensemble – directors Toby King & Adama Dembele
The Funk Fusion Ensemble –  director Mike Barnes
Thursday, October 21

The Funk Fusion Ensemble will focus on the classic Jazz Fusion repertoire from the 70’s and beyond. Jazz Fusion is a musical style that combines Jazz with many other genres of music. Fusion draws from musical styles such as Funk, Rock, Indian, Classical

String Trio Concert

Joseph Falconer, director
Sunday, October 24
 3:00 PM
Lipinsky Auditorium- UNCA Campus
Free and open to everyone. Donations Accepted.
MASKS REQUIRED.

University Chorale and Asheville Singers Holiday Concert

Chuck Taft and Melodie Galloway, directors
Tuesday, November 16
7:00 PM
Lipinsky Auditorium- UNCA Campus
Free and open to everyone. Donations Accepted.
MASKS REQUIRED.

Contemporary Guitar Ensemble

Tim Doyle, director
Thursday, November 187:00 ConcertLipinsky Auditorium- UNCA Campus
Free and open to everyone. Donations Accepted.
MASKS REQUIRED.

UNCA Wind Ensemble and the UNCA Percussion Concert

Fletcher Peacock and Matthew Richmond, directors
Sunday, November 21
3:00 PM
Lipinsky Auditorium- UNCA Campus
Free and open to everyone. Donations Accepted.
MASKS REQUIRED.

String Trio Concert

Joseph Falconer, director
Tuesday, November 30
7:00 PM
Lipinsky Auditorium- UNCA Campus
Free and open to everyone. Donations Accepted.
MASKS REQUIRED.

Songwriters Ensemble

Carolina Perez, director
Thursday, December 2
7:00 PM
Lipinsky Auditorium- UNCA Campus
Free and open to everyone. Donations Accepted.
MASKS REQUIRED.

Final Concert All UNCA Music Ensembles

Saturday, December 4
1:00 PM
Lipinsky Auditorium- UNCA Campus
Free and open to everyone. Donations Accepted.
MASKS REQUIRED.