November 2014 Sat 15 Computer Music Ensemble directed by Scott Phillips. New works of electro-acoustic music and multimedia by student composers. 7:30 p.m., Hulsey Recital Hall. Free
Sun 16 Piano Studio Recital featuring students of Yakov Kasman, and Piano Ensembles directed by Tatiana Kasman. 7:30 p.m., Hulsey Recital Hall. Free
Mon 17 UAB Gospel Choir directed by Kevin P. Turner: 19th Anniversary Fall Concert. 7:00 p.m., Alys Stephens Center, Jemison Concert Hall. Tickets are $7 general admission; $6 for UAB students, faculty and staff; and $6 each for groups of 20 or more (advance purchase required). Call 205-975-2787 for ticket information.
Thu 20 and Fri 21 UAB Opera presents The Elixir of Love by Donizetti (sung in English), directed by Kristine Hurst-Wajszczuk, and conducted by Les Fillmer. 7:30 p.m., Alys Stephens Center, Sirote Theatre. Tickets are $10, $15 and $20, with $5 tickets available for any college student with an ID or anyone under 18. $10 each for groups of 8 or more (advance purchase required). Call 205-975-2787 for tickets. 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.