Performing Arts - Music | August 26 | 7-8:30 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Maggi Payne and Laetitia Sonamitwo of the Bay Areas finest composers and intrepid musical pioneersteam up for an evening of solo and collaborative performances, electroacoustic music, sound art, and explorations of resonance and acoustics.
Performing Arts - Music | August 29 | 12 p.m. | Hertz Concert Hall
Selections by Debussy and Franck
Continuing it's 66th season, the Noon Concert series features the Music Departments varied and diverse performance activities. Inaugurated in 1953, these concerts are very popular and well attended by those on campus and in the wider community. Traditionally on Wednesdays and Fridays, each concert begins promptly at 12:15 and ends by 1pm.
Reading - Literary | August 29 | 6:30-10 p.m. | Wheeler Hall, 315, Maude Fife
Cecil Giscombe, Professor, Berkeley English; Robert Hass, Professor, Berkeley English; Lyn Hejinian, John F. Hotchkis Professor, Berkeley English; Geoffrey G. O'Brien, Professor, Berkeley English; John Shoptaw, Continuing Lecturer, Berkeley English; Sara Nicholson, Holloway Fellow, Berkeley English
Performing Arts - Music | August 30 | 5:30-7:30 p.m. | UC Botanical Garden, Redwood Grove
SUMMER CONCERTS IN THE REDWOOD GROVE!
Enjoy a magical music experience this summer under towering redwoods in the Berkeley hills.
TONIGHT: Hubby Jenkins (of Carolina Chocolate Drops) + Rainy Eyes
$26 Adult, $24 UCBG Member Adult, $12 Youth 5-17yrs, Free Under 5
Performing Arts - Music | August 30 | 7 p.m. | Hearst Greek Theatre
Jason Isbell and the 400 Units new album, The Nashville Sound, is a beautiful piece of American musicmaking, but watch yourself: it will light a fire under your ass. Youre still breathing, its not too late, Jason sings.
Performing Arts - Music | August 31 | 6:30 p.m. | Hearst Greek Theatre
A dozen years into Rebelutions stirring career, the release of the California reggae bands fifth album Falling Into Place finds them more energized than ever.