2016 Music Flagship Program Calendar  

 

The majority of UNF Music Flagship Program concerts are free. Proceeds from sales of ticketed events go to promote talented music students via scholarships. If you have a question concerning an event, please call the main office Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at (904) 620-2961. Events are subject to change without notice. Please check this online calendar the day of your concert for any changes in time or venue.

Those attending music events may park at no charge on the 2nd – 4th floors of the Fine Arts Center Garage and Lot 1 (lot surrounding the Fine Arts Center Garage). Outside of this designated section, parking permits which cost $5 are required and enforcement is administered. Permits may be purchased from the Parking Information booths, located at the I-295 or Kernan Boulevard campus entrance. If you have any questions, please contact UNF Parking and Transportation Services at 904-620-2815.

 

UNF TICKET BOX OFFICE: (904) 620-2878 - UNF PARKING INFO

[NEW EVENT = Added after calendar was printed. UPDATED EVENT = Change to what printed calendar lists.]   

 

To request a print calendar, or be on our monthly e-mail newsletter, contact Ashley Earles-Bennett.

For general questions contact the office at (904) 620-2961.


 January 2016


Calidore String Quartet Master Class and Performance
Sponsored by the Riverside Fine Arts Association
Dr. Nick Curry, coordinator
Friday, January 8, 2016
Recital Hall – See below.

10:45-11:45 a.m. in UNF Fine Arts Center Recital Hall
Calidore Quartet hears our two student piano trios.

11:45 a.m. - Break

12 p.m. in Performance Lab
More masterclass with UNF Student String Quartet and then a performance/talk by the Calidore String Quartet.
Free admission - E-ticket (Not required, but available.)

The Cummer Family Foundation Chamber Music Series presents
Soprano Simone Osborne
Dr. Krzysztof Biernacki, artistic director
Thursday, January 14, 2016
Recital Hall – 7:30 p.m.
Free admission - E-ticket (Not required, but available.)

Percussion Chamber Concert
Charlotte Mabrey, conductor
Tuesday, January 26, 2016
Recital Hall – 7:30 p.m.
Free admission - E-ticket (Not required, but available.)

FCSAA Winter Music Symposium
Dr. Nick Curry, coordinator
Thursday-Saturday, January 28-30, 2016
UNF Ensemble Showcase Concert – Thursday, January 28, 2016
Lazzara Performance Hall – 7:30 p.m.
FCC Final Concert – Saturday, January 30, 2016
Fine Arts Center – 11:30 a.m. – Free admission


February 2016


28th Annual Koger-Matteson Jazz Festival
Dr. Clarence Hines, coordinator
Tuesday, February 2, 2016
Lazzara Performance Hall – TBA
Free admission - E-ticket (Not required, but available.)

28th Annual Great American Jazz Series presents
Mike Abene Pianist and Composer: Composers Forum
J.B. Scott, artistic director
Thursday, February 4, 2016
Robinson Theater – 7:30 p.m.
$8/17/25
Call the box office at (904) 620-2878.
http://www.unf.edu/business-services/Ticket_Box_Office/Ticket_Box_Office.aspx

UNF Orchestra: 6th Annual Concerto Showcase Concert
Dr. Simon Shiao, conductor
Tuesday, February 9, 2016
Robinson Theater – 7:30 p.m.
Adults: $10 / Students free with ID
http://www.unf.edu/business-services/Ticket_Box_Office/Ticket_Box_Office.aspx

Sing into Spring Concert
featuring the University of North Florida Chamber Singers, Chorale, and the Osprey Men’s and Women’s Choruses
Dr. Cara Tasher, director of choral activities
Tommy Shapard, assistant conductor
Friday, February 12, 2016
Palms Presbyterian Church: 3410 3rd St. S. – 7:30 p.m.
Free admisson - E-ticket (Not required, but available.)

The Cummer Family Foundation Chamber Music Series presents
Pianist Bertrand Giraud
Dr. Krzysztof Biernacki, artistic director
Wednesday, February 17, 2016
Recital Hall – 7:30 p.m.
Free admission - E-ticket (Not required, but available.)

UNF Wind Ensemble and Concert Band Tribute to Black History Month:
Tribute to Martin Luther King
Dr. Gordon Brock, Wind Symphony conductor
Dr. Ann Adams, Concert Band conductor
Former UNF president, Dr. Adam Herbert, narrator
Wednesday, February 24, 2016
Lazzara Performance Hall – 7:30 p.m.
Adults: $10 / Students free with ID
http://www.unf.edu/business-services/Ticket_Box_Office/Ticket_Box_Office.aspx

Jazz Combo Night
Lynne Arriale, coordinator
Thursday February 25, 2016
Recital Hall – 7:30 p.m.
Free admission - E-ticket (Not required, but available.)

Lawson Ensemble Concert with Rimma Bergeron-Langlois
featuring works by Mendelssohn and Mozart
Dr. Nick Curry, cello; Clinton Dewing, viola; Aurica Duca, violin; Rimma Bergeron-Langlois, violin
Friday, February 26, 2016
Recital Hall – 7:30 p.m.
Free admission - E-ticket (Not required, but available.)

March 2016


28th Annual Great American Jazz Series in Collaboration with The Beaches Fine Arts Series presents Jason Marsalis Vibes Quartet
J.B. Scott, artistic director
Friday, March 4, 2016
Robinson Theater – 7:30 p.m.
Free admission (GAJS Season ticket holders receive reserved seating)
Call the box office at (904) 620-2878. - E-ticket (Not required, but available.)

UNF Opera Ensemble Spring Production - CANCELLED
Dr. Krzysztof Biernacki, director
Thursday and Friday, March 10-11, 2016
Lazzara Performance Hall – 7:30 p.m.
Adults: $15 / Students free with ID
NOTE: This event is being moved to October 21-23 in 2016.  updated 12.09.15

 

The Cummer Family Foundation Chamber Music Series presents
Shakuhachi Flutist Riley Lee
Dr. Krzysztof Biernacki, artistic director
Thursday, March 24, 2016
Recital Hall – 7:30 p.m.
Free admission - E-ticket (Not required, but available.)

UNF Showcase Concert featuring
Special Announcement by the UNF Music Flagship Program
Saturday, March 26, 2016
Robinson Theater – 7:30 p.m.
Free admission - E-ticket (Not required, but available.)

Osprey Choral Showcase
Osprey Men’s and Women’s Choruses
Yukino Miyake, piano
Tommy Shapard, conductor
Tuesday, March 29, 2016
Recital Hall – 7:30 p.m.
Free admission - E-ticket (Not required, but available.)

28th Annual Great American Jazz Series presents
The Jensen Sisters: Trumpeter Ingrid Jensen and Saxophonist Christine Jensen
J.B. Scott, artistic director
Thursday, March 31, 2016
Robinson Theater – 7:30 p.m.
$8/$17/$25
Call the box office at (904) 620-2878.
http://www.unf.edu/business-services/Ticket_Box_Office/Ticket_Box_Office.aspx

April 2016


Spring Percussion Ensemble Concert
Charlotte Mabrey, conductor
Tuesday, April 5, 2016
Robinson Theater – 7:30 p.m.
Free admission - E-ticket (Not required, but available.)

UNF Jazz Combo
Lynne Arriale, coordinator
Wednesday, April 6, 2016
Robinson Theater – 7:30 p.m.
Free admission - E-ticket (Not required, but available.)

Lawson Ensemble Concert with Sonja Harasim
featuring works by Schubert and Brahms
Dr. Nick Curry, cello; Clinton Dewing, viola; Aurica Duca, violin; Sonja Harasim, violin
Friday, April 8, 2016
Recital Hall – 7:30 p.m.
Free admission - E-ticket (Not required, but available.)

DATE CHANGE FROM PRINT CALENDAR:
UNF Wind Symphony and Concert Band: Faculty/Student Showcase Concert
Dr. Gordon Brock, Wind Symphony conductor
Dr. Ann Adams, Concert Band conductor
Monday, April 4, 2016 (Print calendar says 11th, but concert was moved on 08/23/15.)
Lazzara Performance Hall – 7:30 p.m.
Adults: $10 / Students free with ID
http://www.unf.edu/business-services/Ticket_Box_Office/Ticket_Box_Office.aspx

Piano Studio Recital
featuring the students of Dr. Gary Smart and Dr. Erin Bennett
Dr. Erin Bennett, coordinator
Tuesday, April 12, 2016
Recital Hall – 4:00 p.m.
Free admission - E-ticket (Not required, but available.)

Charlotte’s Farewell World Premiere Percussion Concerto featuring the UNF Orchestra
Dr. Simon Shiao, conductor
Wednesday, April 13, 2016
Lazzara Performance Hall – 7:30 p.m.
Free admission - E-ticket (Not required, but available.)

28th Annual Great American Jazz Series presents
JE1 Plays the Music of JE1
J.B. Scott, artistic director
Thursday, April 14, 2016
Robinson Theater – 7:30 p.m.
$8/$12
Call the box office at (904) 620-2878.
http://www.unf.edu/business-services/Ticket_Box_Office/Ticket_Box_Office.aspx

Choral Masterworks Concert: Bach on a Monday
UNF Chamber Chorale, Chamber Singers and The Lawson Ensemble
The Lawson Trio
Dr. Cara Tasher, conductor
Monday, April 18, 2016
The Episcopal Church of the Good Shepherd: 1100 Stockton Street – 7:30 p.m.
Suggested Donation: $10 at the door - E-ticket (Not required, but available.) NOTE: This date on our print calendar has April 17 with a time of 4 p.m. That has changed as of 12.09.15. The listed above is now correct.


Clarinet Studio recital, featuring students of Dr. Sunshine Simmons and the UNF Clarinet Choir
Friday, April 22, 2016
Recital Hall – 3 p.m.
Free admission - E-ticket (Not required, but available.)
NOTE: This time on our print calendar has 7:30 p.m. That has changes as of 12.09.15. The listed above is now correct.