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Oct 29 Fri

Bella Hristova and David Kaplan Perform Five New Works by UCLA Composers

Violinist Bella Hristova (Lisa-Marie Mazzucco) and Pianist David Kaplan
Schoenberg Hall Watch Livestream

Internationally acclaimed violinist Bella Hristova and UCLA Assistant Professor, Piano Performance, Music Performance, David Kaplan, perform original works by students of the UCLA Composition Area.


Violin Sonata in B-flat major, K.454
W. A. Mozart (1756 - 1791)
I. Largo-Allegro
II. Andante
III. Allegretto

Performances of student compositions:

Variations on “This Land Is Your Land
Kian Ravaei (Bachelors in Composition, Fall 2021)

The Child In The Cloud
Moni Guo (Ph.D. in Composition, Spring 2022)

Anthony Constantino (Ph.D. in Composition, Fall 2021)

The Shape Of Flowers
Yvonne Yifeng Yua (Masters in Composition, Fall 2021)
I. Hyacinth
II. The Corpse Lily
III. Lily of the Vally

This program is made possible by the Joyce S. and Robert U. Nelson Fund. Robert Uriel Nelson was a revered musicologist and music professor at UCLA, who, together with his wife, established a generous endowment for the university to make programs like this possible.


Like most of UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music’s programs, this event is FREE!  Early arrival is recommended. Seating is on a first-come, first-seated basis. No RSVP available.

Attendance / Entry Requirements:

Masks must be worn at all times, properly covering nose and mouth

One of the following + valid photo ID:

Proof of full vaccination against COVID 19 – This means two weeks since the final dose of the vaccine

Proof of Negative COVID test no older than 72hrs
This test result must include: First & Last Name, Date of sample collection, Negative result

While Inside the Venue:

Masks required to be worn at all times regardless of vaccination status

No Food or Drink allowed in the building.

Attending this Program?


This virtual event is FREE! Register via Zoom.


Self-service parking is available at UCLA’s Parking Structure #2 for events in Schoenberg Music Building and the Evelyn and Mo Ostin Music Center. Costs range from $1 for 20 minutes to $20 all day. Learn more about campus parking.


The UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music is eager to provide a variety of accommodations and services for access and communications. If you would like to request accommodations, please do so 10 days in advance of the event by emailing ADA@schoolofmusic.ucla.edu or calling (310) 825-0174.


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Food and drink may not be carried into the theaters. Thank you!


The UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music acknowledges the Gabrielino/Tongva peoples as the traditional land caretakers of Tovaangar (the Los Angeles basin and So. Channel Islands). As a land grant institution, we pay our respects to the Honuukvetam (Ancestors), ‘Ahiihirom (Elders) and ‘Eyoohiinkem (our relatives/relations) past, present and emerging.

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