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Tue Jan 14, 2014

Guest Soprano Alissa Rose


Location: Annenberg Auditorium - Snite Museum of Art **FREE and open to the public


Listen to guest soprano Alissa Rose perform a brief program of German art songs and sacred repertoire, followed by her teaching a master class for vocal performance students in the MSM program.

Described as "perky....amazing...hitting notes that could shatter glass" (Billings Outpost), soprano Alissa Rose' multi-faceted career has taken her around the United States and abroad. She made her Carnegie Hall debut as a soloist with the American Composers Orchestra in the world premiere of Myrrha, by Kristin Kuster, and spent three years in Germany, where she sang at the State Theaters in Osnabrück, Münster, and Bielefeld, as well as singing with the West German Radio Chorus. A graduate of the Oberlin Conservatory of Music, the Shepherd School of Music at Rice University, the School of Music, Theatre & Dance at the University of Michigan, and the Hochschule für Musik Detmold, Germany, Dr. Rice is currently an Assistant Professor of Music at Mansfield University in Pennsylvania.…

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Sun Jan 19, 2014

Tue Jan 21, 2014

Professor of Music Carmen-Helena Téllez: TEDx Talk


Location: Patricia George Decio Theatre of Notre Dame’s DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

Professor of Conducting and Associate Director for Performance and Events of the Sacred Music Program at Notre Dame Tellez has been selected among dozens of proposals for the TEDxUND events scheduled for January 21, 2014 at the Patricia George Decio Theatre in Notre Dame's DeBartolo Performing Arts Center. She will lecture on "Rituals, Perceptions and the Music in your Mind."

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Thu Jan 23, 2014

Sacred Music Colloquium with Bruce Neswick


Location: Reyes Organ and Choral Hall - DeBartolo Preforming Arts Center

Listen to Bruce Neswick as he speaks about "The Art of Improvisation" in this Sacred Music Colloquium at the Reyes Organ and Choral Hall at the DPAC on January 23rd at 4:30pm. …

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Sun Jan 26, 2014

Third Coast Percussion and Notre Dame Vocale perform Reich's "Proverb"


Location: DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

Notre Dame faculty member Carmen-Helena Téllez and the vocalists from the Sacred Music Program join Third Coast for a performance of Steve Reich's iconic Proverb. The piece, for 5 singers and 4 percussionists, is set to a single line of text from philosopher Ludwig Wittgenstein: "How small a thought it takes to fill a whole life."

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