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Music in the Galleries: Baroque Recorder Music by Flauto Dolce

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Location: Ackland Art Museum

Cost: Free

Contact: Allison Portnow

Description: Join Flauto Dolce, a local ensemble of Baroque recorder players, for an afternoon of music from the time of Genius and Grace. Flauto Dolce is: Fern Smith, Ann Sherman, Betty Lindholm, Bev Koester, Jan Jenkins, Mary Gay Collier, Nancy Williamson, and Alice May. After the concert, stay for the Last Look tour at 3:15 PM!

UNC Brass Chamber Ensembles: Three Centuries of Brass Chamber Music

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Location: Kenan Music Building

Contact: Music Department

Description: UNC Brass Chamber Ensembles • Three Centuries of Brass Chamber Music • Michael Kris, Andrew McAfee, and Jim Ketch, directors • 3:00 pm, Kenan Music Building, Rehearsal Hall The students of UNC Chamber Brass Ensembles (Michael Kris, Andrew McAfee, and Jim Ketch, directors) present a recital of works drawn from across three centuries of chamber […]

Last Look Tour of “Genius and Grace”

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Location: Ackland Art Museum

Cost: Free

Contact: Allison Portnow

Description: Local artist Ippy Patterson and Amanda Hughes, the Ackland’s director of external affairs, co-lead this tour of the Ackland’s exhibition of eighteenth-century drawings, Genius and Grace. No RSVP required

Faculty Recital: World Premiere of Daniel Thomas Davis’s Family Secrets

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Location: Hill Hall Auditorium

Contact: Music Department

Description: Faculty Recital • World Premiere of Daniel Thomas Davis’s Family Secrets • Andrea Edith Moore, soprano • With new texts by NC authors Jeffery Beam, Allan Gurganus, Randall Kenan, Michael Malone, Frances Mayes, Lee Smith, and Daniel Wallace, multimedia elements from photographer Elizabeth Matheson, and the renowned American Folk Art Building Collection of Steven Burke […]

Tai Chi in the Galleries

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Location: Ackland Art Museum

Cost: Free for Ackland Members; $5 per session for all others (payments should be made at the door by cash or check).

Contact: Allison Portnow

Description: Join us for Tai Chi in the Galleries inspired by the renowned Asian art collections at the Ackland. Tai Chi is an ancient Chinese movement practice known to reduce pain and improve your mental and physical balance and well-being. This class uses gentle Sun-style tai chi routines that are safe, easy to learn, and suitable for all […]

Great Books Reading Group – The Poems of Emily Dickinson

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Location: Flyleaf Books

Cost: 35

Contact: The Program in the Humanities and Human Values

Description: earning to revisit some of your old favorites with engaged peers and a learned discussion leader? We are pleased to announce the inaugural season of our Great Books Reading Groups in partnership with Flyleaf Books of Chapel Hill. Join UNC faculty discussion leaders for a session on context and meaning, and then return in two […]

Movies in the Morning: A Farewell to Arms

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Location: William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education

Cost: 10

Description: Movies in the Morning: A Farewell to Arms Tuesday, March 31 at the Friday Center 10 am – noon Admission: $10 Join us as the Friday Center hosts a morning movie screening of the 1932 original film version of A Farewell to Arms followed by a discussion led by noted film professor, Kimball King. This […]

Talking Music Series: An Evening of Improvisation and Original Compositions with Howard Levy & Michael Riessler

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Location: Person Hall

Contact: Music Department

Description: Talking Music Series • An Evening of Improvisation and Original Compositions with Howard Levy & Michael Riessler • 7:30 pm, Person Recital Hall The Talking Music Series brings a pair of prominent contemporary musicians to campus for an evening of improvisation and original compositions. Multiple Grammy Award winner Howard Levy is an acknowledged master of […]

Departmental Studio Recital

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Location: Hill Hall Auditorium

Cost: Free

Contact: UNC Music Department

Description: UNC music students perform individual and chamber music selections in the Departmental Student Recital. Free and open to the public.

Celebrating Congo – A Public Forum featuring Petna Ndaliko Katondolo, Ray Lema, and Faustin Linyekula

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Location: Gerrard Hall

Contact: Carolina Performing Arts

Description: In collaboration with UNC’s Music Department, Carolina Performing Arts brings three of Congo’s most exciting artists to Chapel Hill for a weeklong residency exploring the profound humanity, spirit, and artistic allure of the Democratic Republic of Congo. Eclectic world music pianist/ composer Ray Lema, leading African dancer/choreographer Faustin Linyekula, and internationally acclaimed filmmaker/activist Petna Ndaliko […]

Selected Works of J. Eugene Grigsby, Jr.: Returning to Where the Artistic Seed was Planted

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Location: Stone Center for Black Culture and History

Cost: Free

Contact: Liza Terll

Description: Exhibition Opening Library of the Sonja Haynes Stone Center for Black Culture and History Free and open to the public Fourteen paintings by African American artist and educator J. Eugene Grigsby, Jr. will be on exhibit beginning April 1 in the library of UNC’s Sonja Haynes Stone Center for Black Culture and History. Selected Works […]

PlayMakers: 4000 Miles

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Location: Paul Green Theatre

Cost: tickets start at $15

Contact: PlayMakers Repertory Company

Description: All Roads Lead Home. PlayMakers presents 4000 Miles by Amy Herzog. An elderly grandmother with a fading memory opens her door – and her life – to her wayward grandson. As an overnight couch-surf turns into an extended stay, 4000 Miles unearths surprising commonality across generations in this emotionally compelling and humor-filled drama. Finalist, 2013 […]

Communities of Song: Performing Sung Poetry in the Modern World

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Location: Person Hall

Cost: Free

Contact: Music Department

Description: The affinity of music and poetry is so intuitive that we often fail to pause and notice the pervasive presence of so-called “sung poetry” as a genre across cultural contexts. In fact, the studies of music and poetry that exist provocatively explore the formal challenges of giving voice to verse. This focus on poetics, while […]

PlayMakers: 4000 Miles

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Location: Paul Green Theatre

Cost: tickets start at $15

Contact: PlayMakers Repertory Company

Description: All Roads Lead Home. PlayMakers presents 4000 Miles by Amy Herzog. An elderly grandmother with a fading memory opens her door – and her life – to her wayward grandson. As an overnight couch-surf turns into an extended stay, 4000 Miles unearths surprising commonality across generations in this emotionally compelling and humor-filled drama. Finalist, 2013 […]

Communities of Song: Performing Sung Poetry in the Modern World

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Location: Hyde Hall, University Room

Contact: Music Department

Description: The affinity of music and poetry is so intuitive that we often fail to pause and notice the pervasive presence of so-called “sung poetry” as a genre across cultural contexts. In fact, the studies of music and poetry that exist provocatively explore the formal challenges of giving voice to verse. This focus on poetics, while […]

PlayMakers: 4000 Miles

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Location: Paul Green Theatre

Cost: tickets start at $15

Contact: PlayMakers Repertory Company

Description: All Roads Lead Home. PlayMakers presents 4000 Miles by Amy Herzog. An elderly grandmother with a fading memory opens her door – and her life – to her wayward grandson. As an overnight couch-surf turns into an extended stay, 4000 Miles unearths surprising commonality across generations in this emotionally compelling and humor-filled drama. Finalist, 2013 […]

Guest Artist Concert: Juan Carlos Ureña and Jeana Paul-Ureña

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Location: Hyde Hall, University Room

Cost: Free

Contact: Music Department

Description: Guest artists Juan Carlos Ureña and Jeana Paul-Ureña perform as part of the April 2-3 conference, “Communities of Song: Performing Sung Poetry in the Modern World.” Juan Carlos has recorded nine albums (four of those with Jeana), and they have performed their music throughout Latin America, Europe, Russia, Canada, and the United States. Well known in Central […]

PlayMakers: 4000 Miles

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Location: Paul Green Theatre

Cost: tickets start at $15

Contact: PlayMakers Repertory Company

Description: All Roads Lead Home. PlayMakers presents 4000 Miles by Amy Herzog. An elderly grandmother with a fading memory opens her door – and her life – to her wayward grandson. As an overnight couch-surf turns into an extended stay, 4000 Miles unearths surprising commonality across generations in this emotionally compelling and humor-filled drama. Finalist, 2013 […]