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May 7 Thu
7:00pm
Free

So you think you don’t like Pelléas and Mélisande?

James Conlon
classical, lectures-symposia, opera

Maestro James Conlon, the Richard Seaver Music Director of LA Opera, delivers one of his renowned lectures for UCLA, the Los Angeles Opera audience, and for all who wish to join via Zoom. "So you think you don't like Pelléas and Mélisande?" will be an illuminating and fascinating journey through French master Claude Debussy's sublime and elusive opera, with musical examples.

A password is required for admission to this virtual event. Please RSVP below for the Zoom Meeting ID and Password.

Prior to our event, we encourage you to listen to an engaging LA Opera podcast series on Pelléas and Mélisande featuring Maestro James Conlon.

Part 1
Part 2
Part 3

A password is required for admission to this virtual event. Please RSVP below for the Zoom Meeting ID and Password.

May 16 Sun
1:00pm
Free
The Art of Unaccompanied Yiddish Singing with Ethel Raim and Sarah Myerson
Join the world renown Yiddish vocalists Ethel Raim and Cantor Sarah Myerson in this fascinating workshop that will explore the vast repertoire and unique style of unaccompanied Yiddish song. This series is about connecting to your own voice, and the rich history of Yiddish vocal music.
Zoom
May 16 Sun
3:00pm
Free
contemporary
18 From ‘20: Preludes and Fugues by Composer David S. Lefkowitz
Professor David S. Lefkowitz, sheltering at home during the summer of 2020, wrote ten preludes and fugues. In two of those pairs, the prelude and the fugue were combined into one, resulting in a total of eighteen pieces from the original twenty. This performance will present the world premiere of the entire set.
Online
May 18 Tue
6:00pm
Free
classical, masterclasses
Fearless Performance with Jeff Nelsen, Professor of Horn at Indiana University
Canadian Brass hornist and Professor of Horn at Indiana University, Jeff Nelsen, discusses his techniques for creating a mindset of Fearless Performance.
Zoom
May 21 Fri
11:00am
Free
classical, contemporary, jazz, world-music
UCLA Gluck Fellows Showcase Concert
Join us for the culmination of the 2020-21 UCLA Gluck Fellows program. The Gluck Showcase Concert features performances from different UCLA Gluck Ensembles for an audience of K-12 students from partner schools throughout the LA area. 
Online
May 21 Fri
12:00pm
Free
classical
A Day of Armenian Music
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Online