<< Week of January 30 >>

Sunday, January 27, 2019

Nicola Benedetti, violin; Alexei Grynyuk, piano

Performing Arts - Music | January 27 | 3-5 p.m. |  Zellerbach Hall

 Nicola Benedett, Alexei Grynyuk, Cal Performances

 Cal Performances

Program:
Bach/Chaconne from Partita No. 2 in D minor for Solo Violin, BWV 1004
Prokofiev/Sonata No. 2 in D Major for Violin and Piano, Op. 94a
Wynton Marsalis/New Work for solo violin (West Coast Premiere)
R. Strauss/Sonata in E-flat Major for Violin and Piano, Op. 18

$48-86 (prices subject to change)

  Tickets go on sale August 7. Buy tickets online or by calling 5106429988, or by emailing tickets@calperformances.org

Violinist Nicola Benedetti and pianist Alexei Grynyuk perform Sunday, January 27, 2019 in Zellerbach Hall.

Wednesday, January 30, 2019

Noon Concert: Organ Recital

Performing Arts - Music | January 30 | 12 p.m. |  Hertz Concert Hall

 Department of Music

Commencing its 67th season, the Noon Concert series features the Music Department’s 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...   More >

Reading: Constance Lewallen, Dore Bowen, Ted Mann

Reading - Literary | January 30 | 4:30 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

 Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

Constance Lewallen, Dore Bowen, and Ted Mann introduce the new publication Bruce Nauman: Spatial Encounters, the first book devoted solely to the artist’s corridors and other architectural installations. Featuring essays by Lewallen and Bowen, along with a text by Ted Mann on Nauman’s drawings, the book looks at Nauman’s installations in terms of the physical, perceptual, and psychological...   More >

Friday, February 1, 2019

Performance: Sarah Davachi with Sean McCann

Performing Arts - Music | February 1 | 7 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

 Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

Sarah Davachi presents an evening of modern compositions for electric organ and Mellotron, in variations of her recent recorded material. Inspired by a solitary summer in Europe, Davachi’s latest album, Gave in Rest, breathes new interpretations into secular music and its tonal and spatial components. With an opening performance by composer and sound artist Sean McCann.

Yefim Bronfman, piano

Performing Arts - Music | February 1 | 8-10 p.m. |  Zellerbach Hall

 Yefim Bronfman, Cal Performances

 Cal Performances

Program:
Schumann/Humoreske in B-flat Major, Op. 20
Debussy/Suite bergamasque
Schubert/Sonata in C minor, D. 958

$68-86 (prices subject to change)

  Tickets go on sale February 1. Buy tickets online or by calling 5106429988, or by emailing tickets@calperformances.org

Pianist Yefim Bronfman performs Friday, February 1, 2019 in Zellerbach Hall.

Saturday, February 2, 2019

Kodo: One Earth Tour: Evolution

Performing Arts - Other | February 2 | 8-10 p.m. |  Zellerbach Hall

 Kodo, Cal Performances

 Cal Performances

Taiko ensemble Kodo returns with Evolution, a retrospective that traces the group’s history with signature works created from the 1970s to the present.

$30-76 (prices subject to change)

  Tickets go on sale August 7. Buy tickets online or by calling 5106429988, or by emailing tickets@calperformances.org

Kodo performs Evolution Saturday–Sunday, February 2–3, 2019 in Zellerbach Hall. (credit: Courtesy of Kodo)