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Boston University College of Fine Arts School of Music Opera Institute and School of Theatre present 17th Annual Fall Fringe Festival

September 23rd, 2013 in CFA, Music, Opera, Theatre.

Featuring new or rarely performed significant works in the opera and theatre repertoire, October 4–27 Boston, MA – For 17 years, the Boston University College of Fine Arts annual Fringe Festival has been a popular fixture in CFA’s fall event schedule. A collaboration between the School of Music Opera Institute and... More

Boston University College of Fine Arts announces Wagner in Context

September 19th, 2013 in CFA, Music.

School of Music celebrates bicentennial birthday of Richard Wagner through lectures, roundtable discussions, conversations, and film screenings — a month-long exploration, September 30–October 23 Boston, MA – In celebration of the bicentennial birthday of Richard Wagner, one of the most important and controversial European figures of the nineteenth century, the School... More

Boston University College of Fine Arts announces Global Music Lunchtime Concert Series

September 17th, 2013 in CFA, Music.

CFA’s School of Music and Department of Musicology and Ethnomusicology partner with BU Arts Initiative to present two Fall 2013 concerts by internationally renowned musical groups Boston, MA – The Department of Musicology and Ethnomusicology at the School of Music at the College of Fine Arts at Boston University in collaboration... More

Boston University College of Fine Arts announces Are We Listening?

September 13th, 2013 in CFA, CFA Newsmakers, Music.

School of Music presents symposium on music, change, and challenge — October 25–26 Boston, MA – The School of Music at the College of Fine Arts at Boston University is pleased to announce Are We Listening?, a symposium on music, change, and challenge — October 25–26, 2013. Are We Listening? A symposium on... More

Boston University College of Fine Arts premieres The Legacy of Joe Gifford

September 12th, 2013 in CFA, Theatre.

CFA presents world premiere film screening and post-viewing discussion with beloved professor, moderated by Dance Critic Debra Cash at Tsai Performance Center — September 16, 7pm Boston, MA – Boston University College of Fine Arts is pleased to announce the world premiere film screening of The Legacy of Joe Gifford, a... More

Department of Composition and Theory Events for the 2013/2014 School Year

September 5th, 2013 in Music.

FALL 2013 Tuesday, September 17, 12:30 p.m., Concert Hall - Marilyn Nonken Saturday, September 21, 7:00 - 10:00 p.m. Concert Hall - Sound Icon readings Tuesday, September 24, 12:30 p.m., room B38 - Yu-Hui Chang Monday, September 30, 8:00 p.m., Tsai Performance Center -  Wagner in Context: Wagner's Prelude and Transfiguration from Tristan und... More

Boston University College of Fine Arts presents Hamid Kachmar: Reviving the Ancient Tifinagh Script

August 27th, 2013 in CFA, Visual Arts.

Sherman Gallery at Boston University presents Moroccan artist’s solo exhibition — Opening September 13 Boston, MA – The School of Visual Arts at the College of Fine Arts at Boston University is pround to present Hamid Kachmar: Reviving the Ancient Tifinagh Script, recent paintings and mixed works — September 13– October... More

Keyword: Transformation

August 26th, 2013 in CFA.

Boston University College of Fine Arts Announces 2013–2014 Keyword Initiative CFA Season Programming to Focus on Theme of “Transformation” Boston, MA – At Boston University College of Fine Arts (CFA), faculty and staff are as concerned with the process as they are with the performance or finished piece. Commencing CFA’s Keyword... More

Boston University Art Gallery at the Stone Gallery presents Lazy River: Leidy Churchman

August 20th, 2013 in BUAG, CFA.

Working in painting and video, Brooklyn-based artist’s first solo show at a university gallery references the looming fate of life cycles through animals and literal tombstones — September 6 – October 20 Boston, MA – Boston University Art Gallery at the Stone Gallery Boston University College of Fine Arts (CFA) is... More

Boston University College of Fine Arts 2013–2014 Season Preview

August 19th, 2013 in CFA, Music, Theatre, Visual Arts.

Boston University College of Fine Arts (CFA) is proud to announce its 2013–2014 season, featuring concerts, plays, operas, exhibitions, and lectures from CFA’s Schools of Music, Theatre, and Visual Arts. Every year, faculty and staff from the College identify a selection of events from each discipline to highlight among the... More

CFA PROFESSOR LEADS ROLLING STONES TRIBUTE AT HOUSE OF BLUES THIS FRIDAY

July 24th, 2013 in CFA, CFA Newsmakers, Music.

Victor Coelho, CFA Musicologist, guitarist and specialist on the Rolling Stones, will lead the Rooster Band in a tribute to the country music of the Rolling Stones at the Foundation Room of the House of Blues. The event, billed as a “Stones-Apolooza,” was organized by Bernie Corbett, the voice of... More

Boston University College of Fine Arts announces Still Running: An Art Marathon for Boston

July 12th, 2013 in Alumni, CFA, Visual Arts.

School of Visual Arts alum, Luca de Gaetano, and Youth Service America Ambassador, SVA sophomore Taylor Mortell, keep the memory of the heroes of the Boston Marathon alive at Circle the City Arts Festival Boston, MA – In response to the tragic violence of the Boston Marathon and the succeeding events the... More

Alumnus Julian Wachner Signed to Opus 3 Artists

June 18th, 2013 in Alumni, CFA, Music.

Grammy-nominated conductor, composer, and keyboard artist added to distinguished roster of performing artists and ensembles Boston, MA – Boston University College of Fine Arts is pleased to announce that School of Music alumnus, Julian Wachner (CFA ’91, ’96), has been signed to the Opus 3 Artists roster. Opus 3 Artists is... More

Citizen Artist and CFA alumnus Daniel Han gives impromptu performance with The Philadelphia Orchestra on delayed airplane flight

June 18th, 2013 in CFA, CFA Newsmakers, Music.

When CFA alumnus Daniel Han and a group of musicians from The Philadelphia Orchestra found themselves delayed on the tarmac for three hours waiting for their flight from Beijing to Macao as part of the 2013 Residency & Fortieth Anniversary Tour of China, the quartet decided to provide a “pop... More

Boston University College of Fine Arts Alumni Quarterfinalists in GRAMMY IN THE SCHOOLS

May 30th, 2013 in Alumni, CFA, Music.

Four School of Music Alumni considered for first ever Music Educator Grammy Boston, MA – Boston University College of Fine Arts is pleased to announce that four School of Music alumni are in the running for the first ever Music Educator Grammy presented by the GRAMMY Foundation®. The Music Educator Award... More