The New York City Electroacoustic Music Festival wants “WOOSH.”
Erika Doss to speak at BMA on 20th century artists and religion Sept. 16The free lecture “Spiritual Moderns: Twentieth Century American Artists and Issues of Religion” is sponsored in part by the UAB College of Arts and Sciences’ Department of Art and Art History through the Jemison Visiting Professorship in the Humanities.posted 2 days ago 316 viewsNew fall 2015 season presented by UAB Department of Music to include guest artists, free faculty and student recitalsOn offer are free recitals by students and faculty, guest artist performances and master classes, and a new art and music event, plus Gospel Choir and Christmas at the Alys concerts.posted 2 days ago 455 viewsIndigo Girls set to perform at UAB’s Alys Stephens Center on Sept. 23The duo will perform classic hits and songs from their latest album “One Lost Day.”posted 7 days ago 1054 viewsUAB’s AEIVA presents “DAVID MAISEL/BLACK MAPS: American Landscape and the Apocalyptic Sublime”The exhibition features powerful aerial photographs documenting environmentally impacted sites in the Western United States.posted 16 days ago 2221 viewsCreate, learn and perform through a new session of arts education classes at ArtplayLearn the art of improvisational comedy, comic book character creation, how to write a movie or play and more, through arts education classes at Artplay. Registration is now open, and classes begin Sept. 3.posted 22 days ago 1542 viewsPoncho Sanchez and His Latin Jazz Band bring musical fusion to UAB’s Alys Stephens CenterFourth installment of ASC’s The Essentials series to feature Latin jazz sounds of Poncho Sanchez and His Latin Jazz Band.posted 29 days ago 3040 viewsUAB students use performance, interactivity and alternative materials to create art for one-night-only exhibition Aug. 5Sculptural objects, masks, puppets, performances and art installations created by Department of Art and Art History students will be shown in a one-night-only exhibition.posted a while back 1941 viewsUAB’s AEIVA presents international poster exhibition commemorating Voting Rights Act anniversary“The Right to Decide,” an international poster invitational organized by the group Posters Without Borders, will be on exhibition from Aug. 6-Nov. 14.posted a while back 4526 viewsUAB’s Alys Stephens Center presents free tribute concert to B.B. King on Aug. 17The tribute concert will feature a dozen musicians from Birmingham and around the Southeast together for one night to honor King’s legacy of blues.posted a while back 5339 viewsCreative approaches to healing at UAB’s Institute for Arts in Medicine inspire patients and clinicians
About half of American hospitals have some form of arts programming, usually art or music therapy. Now a growing number of medical centers — UAB Hospital is the first in Alabama — are implementing the more comprehensive AIM model.Aug. 15, Robert Randolph & The Family Band bringing good-time funk to UAB’s Alys Stephens CenterPedal steel guitarist Randolph’s prowess on guitar earned him a spot on Rolling Stone magazine’s “100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time” list.posted a while back 2910 viewsRap, hip-hop artist B.o.B set for UAB’s free welcome-back concert Aug. 23B.o.B is Bobby Ray Simmons, originally from Decatur, Georgia. The fall concert is set for 7 p.m. on the Campus Green and is free to everyone.posted a while back 4759 viewsCorey Nolen Music wins Alys Stephens Center’s Make Music Alabama competitionNolen’s song “Mend the Heart of Dixieland” was selected to win, while Clinton Babers II and his song “Here in Alabama” were chosen as second-place finalist and best live performance.posted a while back 1428 viewsUAB students to show photographic exhibition in Shelby CountyPhotographs made in and about the South by students in the Department of Art and Art History will be on exhibition at the Shelby County Arts Council Gallery.posted a while back 1561 viewsUAB’s Nole Jones to compete in musical theater nationally July 7
A double music and theater major, Nole Jones will compete against 13 semifinalists selected in the NATS National Student Auditions in the College Music Theatre Men division.Jay Leno gives $10,000 donation to Alys Stephens Center, ArtPlayThe gift will be used to create arts opportunities, including classes, tickets to performances and more, specifically for military veterans and their families.posted a while back 2166 viewsUAB Music plans summer concerts for all on campusEnjoy free summer band concerts outdoors on campus and a performance from the UAB Gospel Choir this summer.posted a while back 6071 viewsArtPlay to present staged reading of “Home,” in partnership with Project1VOICE, AIDS Alabama and Alabama State UniversityUAB’s ArtPlay will join Project1VOICE and companies around the world in readings of the play on June 15 to preserve the legacy and tradition of American theater, especially of African-American playwrights.posted a while back 1270 viewsBoston Pops, Blind Boys of Alabama to perform orchestral arrangements by UAB’s Henry PanionPanion’s arrangements of the works “People Get Ready,” “This May Be the Last Time,” “Amazing Grace” and “If I Had a Hammer” will be performed in concert June 6.posted a while back 1212 viewsAlys Stephens Center’s big new season: jam, jazz, folk, fusion, dance and classical
Indigo Girls, Chick Corea and Béla Fleck, Kathleen Battle, Chris Thile, George Benson, and a season 6 sneak peek of “Downton Abbey” top the list for fall 2015 at UAB’s Alys Stephens Center.