Events

Las Vegas

UNLV Music: Symphonic Winds in Concert

When: 2-27-2018
Category: Music
City: Las Vegas

The UNLV Symphonic Winds perform, conducted by Anthony LaBounty.

Squirrel Nut Zippers & Davina and the Vagabonds

When: 2-28-2018
Category: Music
City: Las Vegas

In honor of the 20th anniversary of the Squirrel Nut Zippers’ breakthrough album, Hot, creator Jimbo Mathus and founding member Chris Phillips craft a show of Delta blues, gypsy jazz, ‘30s swing and more, with leading musicians from New Orleans serving up the band’s unique flavor.

UNLV Choral Ensembles: Marvelous Musicals & Opulent Operetta

When: 3-2-2018
Category: Music
City: Las Vegas

Back by popular demand, this entertaining evening of favorites from the world’s favorite operettas and musicals features the UNLV Chamber Chorale, Argenta, Varsity Glee Club, and soloists from the School of Music.

Pink Martini – Las Vegas Philharmonic Gala Concert

When: 3-3-2018
Category: Music
City: Las Vegas

MULTILINGUAL SENSATION PINK MARTINI returns to headline our annual gala, along with members of the Las Vegas Philharmonic, dazzling with their signature, seductive style that has won them fans all around the globe.

Tango Malambo

When:
3-9-2018 to 3-10-2018
Category: Dance
City: Las Vegas

Friday, and Saturday, March 9, and 10
Tango Malambo

CMS Pacific SW Regional Conference Composers' Concert

When:
3-16-2018 to 3-17-2018
Category: Music
City: Las Vegas

Concert features winning compositions selected to be featured at the College Music Society Pacific Southwest Regional Conference along with compositions by UNLV faculty.

UNLV Performing Arts Center Classical Guitar Competition

When: 3-18-2018
Category: Music
City: Las Vegas

Students will be judged on technique, form, musicianship, repertoire, and performance. The winner of the competition will receive a handmade Antonio Picado Model #49 Guitar.

NEXTET

When: 3-19-2018
Category: Music
City: Las Vegas

What's next with Nextet? UNLV's contemporary music ensemble performs the best in new music, including works by students, faculty, guests, as well as 20th- and 21st-century masters. Discover something original and unusual, and prepare to be surprised!

The Soldier's Tale: Ravel, Stravinsky & Debussy

When: 3-22-2018
Category: Music
City: Las Vegas

The UNLV Chamber Music Series celebrates Debussy’s centennial with his late Violin Sonata, plus Ravel’s ravishing Introduction and Allegro for harp, flute, clarinet, and string quartet, ending with Stravinsky’s beloved Soldier’s Tale.

Carmina Burana

When: 4-14-2018
Category: Music
City: Las Vegas

DONATO CABRERA, CONDUCTOR
LAS VEGAS MASTER SINGERS, UNLV CONCERT SINGERS & UNLV CHAMBER CHORALE
DAVID WEILLER AND JOSEPH SVENDSEN, DIRECTORS
MEMBERS OF THE UNLV DEPARTMENT OF DANCE

JENI HOUSER, SOPRANO
NICK PHAN, TENOR
HUGH RUSSELL, BARITONE

Season Finale

When: 5-19-2018
Category: Music
City: Las Vegas

DONATO CABRERA, CONDUCTOR
DANAE DÖRKEN, PIANO, AMERICAN GERMAN CULTURAL EXCHANGE FELLOWSHIP RECIPIENT

Minden

Little Faith in Concert

When: 3-9-2018
Category: Music
City: Minden

Little Faith is a jazz-informed, all-Gospel combo. Little Faith reaches back to American music's bedrock for a genuinely inspirational sound.

The Haunted Windchimes Come to Minden

When: 4-13-2018
Category: Music
City: Minden

The Haunted Windchimes are a traditional folk and blues group that brings songs of a vintage quality that have an amazing blend of harmonies with a wide range of instrumental mastery on fiddle, mandolin, guitar, concertina, ukulele and banjo.

Pioche

Live Bluegrass Show

When: 3-31-2018
Category: Music
City: Pioche

We're bringing it home with the hottest in Nevada bluegrass featuring the Red Rock Ramblers!

Reno

U.S. Navy Band in Concert

When: 2-23-2018
Category: Music
City: Reno

Join one of our nation's finest military concert bands as they present a mixture of patriotic favorites and serious pieces. This is a rare opportunity to hear a Washington, DC based service band here in the Western US. The band is under the direction of UNR alumnus Captain Kenneth Collins.

Elizabeth Pitcairn, performing Mozart Violin Concerto # 4

When: 2-25-2018
Category: Music
City: Reno

TOCCATA – Tahoe Symphony Orchestra and Chorus continues its 13th annual WinterFest with Elizabeth Pitcairn In Concert, performing with the legendary Red Mendelssohn Stradivarius violin.

LAB 1 (aka The Free Radicals) Spring Concert

When: 3-1-2018
Category: Music
City: Reno

LAB 1( The Free Radicals) will perform the music of renowned New York based jazz pianist and composer Kris Davis. Davis will perform her compositions for large ensemble with the band in what promises to be a very special evening.

Violist Dimitri Murrath: Violin & Viola Master Class

When: 3-3-2018
Category: Music
City: Reno

Listen to Belgian-American violist Dimitri Murrath work with University of Nevada, Reno's talented Orchestra Career Studies Graduate String Students up close and personal.
Tickets: Free
Website: www.unr.edu/music

Le Café Chanson

When: 3-4-2018
Category: Music
City: Reno

Sierra Music Society is pleased to announce that the always popular “P’Opera!” is planning a fun-filled evening with its “Le Café Chanson” at Napa-Sonoma South in Reno at 7671 S. Virginia Street on Sunday, March 4th.

Argenta Trio: The Innocence of Spring

When: 3-4-2018
Category: Music
City: Reno

The Argenta Trio is joined by Belgian-American violist Dimitri Murrath in a program of music by Haydn, Fauré & James Winn's “Trio No. 2” world premiere. Don't miss the University of Nevada, Reno's Trio in Residence's final concert of the academic season.

Le Café Chanson

When: 3-4-2018
Category: Music
City: Reno

Sierra Music Society is pleased to announce that the always popular “P’Opera!” is planning a fun-filled evening with its “Le Café Chanson” at Toiyabe Golf Club in Washoe Valley at 19 Lightning W Ranch Road on Sunday, March 11th.

Apex Concerts: Four by Four with Calidore Quartet

When: 3-6-2018
Category: Music
City: Reno

Apex Concerts, presented by the University of Nevada, Reno School of the Arts, continues its seventh season with a captivating “Four by Four” criss-cross of genres, time-periods, locations, and musical intersections, courtesy of the multi-award winning Calidore String Quartet.

L-Cubed: Look, Lunch, Listen Concert Series

When:
3-7-2018 to 5-2-2018
Category: Music
City: Reno

L-Cubed is a free, weekly BYO lunch jazz and classical music series featuring music performances by students and faculty in a laid-back lunchtime setting. These performances are open to the public; all are welcome.

Faculty Recital: Adam Snider, tuba

When: 3-13-2018
Category: Music
City: Reno

University of Nevada, Reno tuba and euphonium instructor Adam Snider presents an evening of music that mixes cutting edge with tried and true, chamber music, electronics, pieces stolen from other instruments, and original works for tuba.

Nevada Wind Ensemble and Nevada Concert Winds

When: 3-14-2018
Category: Music
City: Reno

The Nevada Wind Ensemble and Nevada Concert Winds will perform their second concert of the semester. Doors will open at 7 p.m., with the concert beginning at 7:30 p.m. with the Nevada Concert Winds. There will be a brief intermission between ensembles to reset the stage.

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