October 2014 Fri 24 Mezzo-Soprano Julie Simson offers a master class at 12:30 in Hulsey Recital Hall. While the singers will be chosen from UAB music students curretnly studying voice, all UAB students and faculty are welcome.
November 2014 Mon 3 Percussion Ensemble directed by Gene Fambrough. 7:00 p.m., Alys Stephens Center, Jemison Concert Hall. Free
Thu 6 Brass Chamber Ensembles. Concert will feature Blazer Trumpets, Trombone Choir, Tuba and Euphonium Ensemble, and other brass ensembles. 7:30 p.m., Hulsey Recital Hall. Free
Sun 9 Jazz Ensemble directed by Steve Roberts. 7:00 p.m., Alys Stephens Center, Jemison Concert Hall. Free
Tue 11 Jazz Combos directed by Carlos Pino and Steve Roberts. 7:30 p.m., Hulsey Recital Hall. Free
Thu 13 Faculty Recital featuring Denise Gainey, clarinet, and Yakov Kasman, pianist. 7:00 p.m., Alys Stephens Center, Reynolds-Kirschbaum Recital Hall. Free Click Calendar Above for Complete List of This Year's Events
AVID profiles the City of Birmingham in its 50th-Year Anniversary of the Civil Rights Movement, highlighting Dr. Henry Panion, III's commission by the Alabama Symphony Orchestra to commemorate the 1963 bombing of the 16th Street Baptist Church and the tragic loss of the four little girls. Here We Are is a reflection of the past, a tribute to how Birmingham has been able to overcome, and a statement of hope for the future....50 Years Forward.