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SA+AH: Lunchtime Forum: Solo/Together: 50th Annual UF Art Faculty Exhibition

October 23, 2014 
Event Times: 12-1 p.m.
Venue: Harn Museum


Event Details:

Offered in conjunction with the Solo/Together: 50th Annual UF Art Faculty Exhibition is a lunchtime forum featuring Bethany Taylor, assistant professor, WARP and drawing; and Ron Janowich, associate professor in painting and drawing. Join us to meet some of the artists whose work is featured in this exhibit and to learn more about their art and inspiration. 


Website: harn.ufl.edu

SoM: 30th Annual UF Invitational Choral Festival  

October 23, 2014 
Event Times: 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Venue: University Auditorium


Event Details:

The School of Music will welcome more than 300 singers and choir directors from six choirs across the state for the 30th Annual UF Invitational Choral Festival. The festival, which includes individual choir clinics, master classes and numerous performances, including one featuring a mass choir, will take place throughout the day in the Music Building and in University Auditorium. The entire day’s events are free and open to the public. 

Website: www.arts.ufl.edu/news/story.aspx?ID=1557

SA+AH: Art Bash

October 24, 2014 
Event Times: 6-9 p.m.
Venue: FAC


Event Details:

The School of Art + Art History throws open its doors to members of the UF and Gainesville communities at ARTBASH 2014, offering them the chance to view a dazzling variety of projects by UF art students. UF faculty will also offer informal portfolio reviews to prospective high school students from 7-8 p.m. This year’s event will feature guest alumni artist Chase Westfall (BFA UF, 2008; MFA University of Georgia, 2011), director of /protocoł, a contemporary art gallery and artist's residency program in Gainesville, Florida.

Displays will include large-scale inflatable artworks from the students of WARP (Workshop for Art Research and Practice), our nationally recognized foundations course, HOT Clay’s “Bowling for Pots” and wheel throwing demonstration, as well as printing demonstrations. In addition, University Gallery will be open and will host a book signing by art collector Hector Puig of Come Home, the extensive catalog from the current exhibition from 6-8 p.m.

A special ARTBASH concert will take place in the Fine Arts courtyard just outside of University Gallery. The performance features live music by Westfall's band, recording artist “Dear and Glorious Physician” from 9-10 p.m. Opening the performance will be the 2013 NCFBS Blues challenge winner “The R. Mutt Blues Band” at 8 p.m.

Website: www.arts.ufl.edu

SoM: Free Fridays Concert Series Featuring UF's World Music Ensembles 

October 24, 2014 
Event Times: 8 p.m.
Venue: Other


Event Details:

The University of Florida’s World Music Ensembles Pazeni Sauti Africa Choir, Jacaré Brazil and Agbedidi Africa will perform in the City of Gainesville's Free Fridays Concert Series at the Bo Diddley Community Plaza in downtown Gainesville. The event features student and faculty musicians and dancers from UF’s College of the Arts for an evening of lively South American and African music and dance traditions.

Groups performing are:
Pazeni Sauti Africa Choir—Abbey Chokera, director
Jacaré Brazil—Larry Crook and Welson Tremura, directors
Agbedidi Africa—Mohamed da Costa, director

Website: www.gvlculturalaffairs.org/website/programs_events/plaza_series/plaza.html

SoTD: Sweeney Todd

October 24, 2014 - November 2, 2014 
Event Times: Various throughout
Venue: Constans Theatre


Event Details:

The UF School of Theatre + Dance invites you to the Tony Award-winning musical Sweeney Todd. With memorable music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, this smash-hit musical tells the bloody tale of a barber and his obsessive quest for justice after years of false imprisonment. Combining music-hall style numbers, hauntingly beautiful songs and Mrs. Lovett’s infamous meat pies, Sweeney Todd offers an unforgettable portrait of a man driven to madness by injustice. The production is directed by Tony Mata with musical direction by Tony Offerle and will take place in Constans Theatre at the Nadine M. McGuire Theatre and Dance Pavilion Oct. 24-26 and Oct. 28-Nov. 2 with a special Halloween performance. Tickets range from $13 for students to $17. More information is available at  www.arts.ufl.edu. Tickets are available through the University Box Office, by calling 352-392-1653 or at ticketmaster.com.


Website: www.arts.ufl.edu

CFA: Performance: Solo/Together: 50th Annual UF Art Faculty Exhibition  

October 26, 2014 
Event Times: 3 p.m.
Venue: Harn Museum


Event Details:

Offered in conjunction with the Solo/Together: 50th Annual UF Art Faculty Exhibition, Associate Professor Craig Smith and Colin Beatty will perform a demonstration of their Gun Club (a Delaware Corporation) and answer questions regarding the purchase, disassembly, distribution and reassembly of a facsimile 9MM caliber firearm in art museums and art fairs. 


Website: harn.ufl.edu

SoM: UF Clarinet Ensemble Concert

October 28, 2014 
Event Times: 7:30 p.m
Venue: Music Building


Event Details:

The UF Clarinet Ensemble under the direction of Professor Mitchell Estrin will perform in recital in the Music Building, Room 101. The diverse program will include works by Paul Basler, Ralph Vaughan Williams, Vincent Persichetti and Carl Nielsen.


Website: www.arts.ufl.edu

SoM: UF Organ & Carillon Studios Halloween Concert 

October 31, 2014 
Event Times: 7:30 p.m
Venue: University Auditorium


Event Details:

Join us for this special Halloween concert.


Website: www.arts.ufl.edu

SA+AH: Lunchtime Forum: Solo/Together: 50th Annual UF Art Faculty Exhibition

October 31, 2014 
Event Times: 12-1 p.m.
Venue: Harn Museum


Event Details:

Offered in conjunction with the Solo/Together: 50th Annual UF Art Faculty Exhibition is a lunchtime forum featuring Robert Mueller, associate professor in printmaking; and Richard Heipp, UF School of Art + Art History director and professor of painting. Join us to meet some of the artists whose work is featured in this exhibit and to learn more about their art and inspiration.  


Website: harn.ufl.edu

SoM: UnBalanced Connection 54, “detention hearing” 

October 31, 2014 
Event Times: 7:30 p.m.
Venue: Music Building


Event Details:

UnBalanced Connection is a concert series of electroacoustic art music featuring the cutting-edge in fixed-media, mixed-media and live interactive computer music. The UnBalCon series had been presenting the finest in the genre from around the world since it’s founding 17 years ago in 1997.

Website: www.arts.ufl.edu

SoM: Adolphe Sax Bicentennial Festival

November 6, 2014 - November 8, 2014 
Event Times: Various throughout
Venue: Music Building


Event Details:

Musicians and students from around the world will gather at the University of Florida School of Music Nov. 6-8, 2014 to celebrate the 200th anniversary of the birth of the inventor of the saxophone, Adolphe Sax. The Adolphe Sax Bicentennial Festival will feature an array of activities, from master classes to performances, which are free and open to the public. The festival kicks off Thursday night, November 6 at 7:30 p.m. with a UF Wind Symphony concert in University Auditorium conducted by David Waybright. The festival continues Friday and Saturday with activities from 9 a.m. until 6 p.m. To learn more details on lecture topics and for specific concert times, visit http://arts.ufl.edu/music/saxophone/schedule.html.


Website: arts.ufl.edu/music/saxophone/schedule.html

SA+AH: No Where To Go 

November 10, 2014 - December 5, 2014 
Event Times: M - F 10am - 5pm
Venue: Focus Gallery


Event Details:

Free and open to the public


Website: www.arts.ufl.edu/galleries

SA+AH: International Photography Exhibition

November 12, 2014 - December 5, 2014 
Event Times: M-F 8am - 5pm
Venue: Grinter Gallery


Event Details:

Free and open to the public


Website: www.arts.ufl.edu/galleries
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