Performing Arts - Music | November 4 | 12-1 p.m. | McEnerney Hall (1750 Arch St.)
Professor Eduardo R. Miranda
The Interdisciplinary Centre for Computer Music Research (ICCMR)
The University of Plymouth, UK
Artificial Intelligence Music with Biocomputing
Reading - Literary | November 5 | 5-6 p.m. | 201 Moses Hall
Eric Falci, Professor of English, UC Berkeley
Join the IES Irish Studies Program for a reading of selections from Late Along the Edgelands, the first book of poems by Eric Falci.
Eric Falci is the former director of the UC Berkeley Irish Studies Program and professor in the Department of English, where he teaches and writes about Irish and British poetry.
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Reading - Literary | November 5 | 6:30 p.m. | Wheeler Hall, Maude Fife Room 315 Wheeler Hall
Performing Arts - Music | November 6 | 12 p.m. | Hertz Concert Hall
Join the members of University Baroque Ensemble as they present delights from the Western European Age of Enlightenment on the universitys collection of eighteenth-century instruments. Works include concerti by Vivaldi, a Concerto Grosso by Handel and a suite by Lully.
Free. No reserved seating.
Performing Arts - Music | November 8 | 8 p.m. | Hertz Concert Hall
Late twentieth-century works for Javanese Gamelan Concerto for Piano and Gamelan by Lou Harrison (1917-2003)
Gamelan compositions by leading Javanese composers K.R.T. Wasitodiningrat (known as Pak Cokro, 1909-2007), and Ki Nartosabdho (1925-1985)
Gamelan Sari Raras directed by Midiyanto and Ben Brinner
Featuring soloists Sarah Cahill (piano) and Heni Savitri (vocals)
$16 General Admission, $12 Senior, Student (non-UCB), UCB Faculty/Staff, $5 UCB students
Performing Arts - Music | November 8 | 8-10 p.m. | Zellerbach Hall
A double bill of Nubian electro-pop from Africa. Born in Sudan and based in Brooklyn, vocalist Alsarah weaves classic East African pop sounds with subtle electronics, Middle Eastern oud, driving percussion, and lilting vocal harmonies. Singer, songwriter, and guitarist Natu Camara has been heralded as the Tina Turner of Guinea and in the 1990s led The Ideal Black Girls, West Africas first... More >
$28–$56 (prices subject to change)
Reading - Literary | November 9 | 3 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Gaby Ramirez Howard loves volunteering at the local animal shelter. She plays with the kittens and writes adoption advertisements. Her flyers help the cats and dogs there find homes where theyll be loved and cared for, no matter what. Gaby needs a forever home, too. Her mother has recently been deported to Honduras and Gaby feels lost. Meanwhile, her favorite shelter cat, Feather, needs a new... More >
Performing Arts - Music | November 9 | 8 p.m. | Hertz Concert Hall | Note change in date
Wei Cheng, Director
This concert uses award-winning Canadian composer Katerina Gimons choral work Element, a four-movement song cycle by the titles of Earth, Air, Fire, and Water as its framework.
The program features choral compositions from different times and places that reflect each element in their original forms and philosophical meanings, including compositions by James Macmillan,... More >
$16 GA, $12 Seniors, Staff, $5 students
Performing Arts - Music | November 9 | 8-10 p.m. | McEnerney Hall (1750 Arch St.)
CNMAT Presents an evening with Maggi Payne, Jeffrey Lubow, and Cullen Miller.
8pm: Lubow/Miller in a duo with interactive, spatialized synthesis.
9pm: Payne will be performing a number of new works (details below)
$10 General, $5 Students and seniors