The University of Oregon School of Music and Dance will host a video master class with Professor Boris Berman of Yale University, a world-renowned specialist on the work of Sergei Prokofiev. Audiences will also have opportunities to see performances by the Oregon Wind Ensemble and UO jazz combos.
The UO School of Music and Dance is located in the Frohnmayer Music Building on the UO campus, 961 E. 18th Ave, Eugene. For more information or for a complete calendar of events, call 541-346-5678 or visit music.uoregon.edu.
UO Jazz CombosFriday, February 8 5:30 p.m., The Jazz Station, 124 W. Broadway, Eugene $4 general admission, $3 students
UO combos perform at The Jazz Station in downtown Eugene.
Oregon Wind EnsembleSunday, February 10 3 p.m., Beall Concert Hall, Frohnmayer Music Building $7 general admission, $5 students and seniors
Timothy A. Paul, conductor. Tickets are available at the door or in advance from the UO Ticket Office, 541-346-4363. Featuring Matthew Keown, guest soloist. Repertoire will include Beethoven's "Rondino," Persichetti's "Serenade No. 1 for Ten Wind Instruments," Hindemith's "Symphonic Metamorphosis IV," Grainger's "Colonial Song," and Daugherty's "Raise The Roof."
Video master class: Boris Berman, Part IWednesday, February 13 12 p.m., Beall Concert Hall, Frohnmayer Music Building Admission free
Professor Boris Berman of Yale University, a world-renowned Prokofiev specialist who recorded all Prokofiev piano works and wrote a book on Prokofiev's piano sonatas, will join the piano studio of Alexandre Dossin via digital connection for a two-hour master class to discuss Prokofiev's sonatas. Free and open to the public. This is master class 1 of 2; the second installment is scheduled for Wednesday, February 20. Complete list of repertoire and performers: http://bit.ly/uoregonprokofievsonatas.