Award presented at the International Computer Music Conference in Utrecht, NetherlandsRead More
Opening reception is Thursday, November 3, 6:00–8:00 pm, at The Painting Center, 547 W. 27 St., suite 500, New York NYRead More
Upcoming performances by the Rensselaer Orchestra, Chamber Ensemble, Concert Choir and Roots of Africa Music EnsembleRead More
The popular student group plays African and Afro-Cuban folkloric rhythms on traditional percussion instuments including congas, shekeres and cowbells.Read More
Tito Muñoz and the Phoenix Symphony open off their 2016/17 season Beethoven's 5th Symphony, Rachmaninoff's Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, and Nina C. Young's "Remnants".Read More
Performance artist and women's rights activist, Erin Helfert performs "Rite of Passage," an exploration of death, liminality, and rebirth inspired her five-year rape trial in a Moroccan court. Sound design by NYC-based composer and Arts Department Assistant Professor, Nina C. Young. Dress by Juanita Cardenas. Styling by Deity Delgado. Free Admission.
Project draws on undergrads, grad students and faculty from Arts, GSAS and the School of ScienceRead More
All-day workshops explore meditative musical process this FridayRead More
Highlights include performances by Roots of Africa Music Ensemble, "The Great American Songbook of Spring" with HASS Dean Mary Simoni, and a new opera by the legendary Pauline OliverosRead More
Show includes gallery works, installations, and live performancesRead More
"The Astronaut's Tale," a chamber opera by Charles Fussell, will receive its stage premiere at the BAM Fisher Theater in Brooklyn, January 28-31, 2016, under the musical direction of Nicholas DeMaison.
October 17, 2018 7:30 PM
Under the direction of Prof. Ade Knowles, the Roots of Africa Music Ensemble continues the journey of uncovering and sharing rhythms from Africa and the New World. Come Celebrate with Roots on October 17th at Mother’s, doors open at 7:00 pm, performance starts at 7:30 pm.