The heavy schedule of recitals and performances in the Hodgson School continues today with three recitals:

Kristen Blanton, voice, at 5 p.m. in Edge Recital Hall, on the third floor of the HHSOM. By the way, Blanton a DMA candidate, was extraordinary as Miss Todd in Menotti's opera The Old Maid and the Thief back in February, so this recital is definitely one not to miss.

Then we have Eric Davis, horn, in Ramsey Concert Hall at 6 p.m.

And Rebecca Bonas, piano, back in Edge Hall at 8 p.m...

Join us tonight at 8 p.m. in Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall for a special Holy Week Concert performance by the UGA Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Mark Cedel.

This evening's program:

Mendelssohn - Symphony No. 5, "Reformation"

Haydn - Symphony No. 45 in F-sharp minor

Strauss - Till Eulenspiegel

Admission to the concert is free and the public is invited to attend.

Just passing along a bit of news from the new production of "La Traviata" at the Metropolitan.

Who would have guessed that a routine revival of “La Traviata” at the Metropolitan Opera could cause such a ruckus? The problem was that the conductor...

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Saturday, April 17 (9:00am – 4:00pm)

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The UGA Steel Band will perform tonight at 8 p.m in Ramsey Concert Hall. Admission is free and the public is invited to attend. For a complete list of today's recitals and concerts, please visit here.

A batch of recitals today in the Hodgson School of music, featuring a few of the school's many great students on the saxophone, piano, cello and oboe. Come and enjoy these remarkable performances and support student achievement. Admission is free. ****** And if you are near Atlanta on Sunday the 28th, don't forget the Collegium Musicum Palm Sunday performance at the Monastery of the Holy Spirit in Conyers, Ga. Music begins at 4...


The Red & Black published a very nice feature story on the music therapy program in the Hodgson School of Music yesterday....

Today, members of UGA Concert Choir will perform a short sneak preview of their Monteverdi Vespers concert tomorrow night during the class change in the Miller learning Center. 1 p.m. Pictures later. ***Update - here's the video.


The  UGA Opera Ensemble's performance of Lehar's The Merry Widow continues for a second evening tonight, 8 p.m. Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall.

Tickets ( $15/$7 for UGA students with ID) are available through the Performing Arts Center box office, 706-542-4400.

Tonight at 8 p.m. the UGA Opera Ensemble presents Lehar's "The Merry Widow" in a fully staged performance at Hodgson Concert Hall.

Congratulations to all the students and professor Burchinal for the hard work they have put into making this an unforgettable performance. The large cast will share the stage with a small chamber orchestra, conducted by Gary DiPasquasio. The various dance sequences were choreographed by Denise Posnak, a visiting lecturer in the department of dance.

Contra an...