(Nov. 29, 2010)--The UTSA Department of Music invites the UTSA and San Antonio communities to the start of a new holiday tradition with the Holiday Stroll concert series Dec. 2-5 on the UTSA Main Campus. The series will feature five musical performances in the Arts Building Recital Hall and on the University Center paseo.
The Holiday Stroll concerts are opportunities to see talented music majors perform in more then a dozen voice and instrumental groups and ensembles.
Scheduled performers include the UTSA Wind Ensemble, Flute Ensemble, Percussion Ensemble, Woodwind Quartet, String Quartet, Chamber Singers, Men's Chorus, Women's Choir, University Band, Pep Band and Symphonic Band.
UTSA Arts Building Recital Hall concert tickets are $5 for Thursday, Dec. 2 and Friday, Dec. 3. Admission is $10 for Saturday, Dec. 4 and Sunday, Dec. 5.
For tickets, contact Cindy Solis at 210-458-5685 or 210-458-4354.
UTSA Holiday Stroll Concert Series Dec. 2-5
Thursday, Dec. 2, 7:30 p.m., Arts Building Recital Hall
Holiday Band Concert
UTSA Wind Ensemble and Band
Friday, Dec. 3, 7:30 p.m., Arts Building Recital Hall
Holiday Band Concert UTSA Pep Band and Symphonic Band
Saturday, Dec. 4, 2-4 p.m., University Center paseo
Stroll the South Paseo
Performances by UTSA Chamber Singers, String Quartet,
Woodwind Quartet, Flute Ensemble, Men's Chorus, Women's Choir, Percussion Ensemble and
more. Free admission
Saturday, Dec. 4, 7:30 p.m., Arts Building Recital Hall
"La Fiesta de la Posada" by Dave Brubeck
Performances by UTSA Orchestra, Men's Chorus and Women's Choir, and
Texas Children's Choir $10 admission
Sunday, Dec. 5, 4 p.m., Arts Building Recital Hall
Handel's "Messiah" Sing Along
UTSA Men's Chorus and Women's Choir with Organ
This video tells the story of four Latina lesbians who fought for exoneration after being wrongfully convicted of sexually assaulting two girls during the Satanic Panic witch-hunt era of the 1980s and 1990s.
H-E-B University Center, Bexar Room (HUC 1.102), Main Campus
Tejana/Indígena author Ire'ne Lara Ailva will read from her latest work and discuss her approach to reimagining Tejan@ myths.
Main Building (MB 2.404), Main Campus
Muralist Crystal Arias will discuss her current mural "Cultivate the Past to Prestige" at La India Herbs and themes she utilizes in her other works.
McKinney Humanities Building (MH 3.02.26), Main Campus
The UTSA Department of Modern Languages and Literatures is a co-sponsor of the CARTA 19th Annual Conference. The group meets annually to exchange educational programs, ideas, and techniques and to network with other teachers of Russian. Registration required.
DoubleTree by Hilton, Downtown San Antonio
Into the Woods is a musically sophisticated show with a leaning towards dark comedy. Dr. William McCrary directs. $15 tickets $10 students military seniors 55+ with IDs $8 groups of ten or more in any price level. There will be a second show Sunday, April 2 at 3 p.m.
Arts Building, Recital Hall (ARTS 2.03.02), Main Campus
UTSA faculty, staff and students are members of the Helotes Area Community Band and are proud to present a special Tapestry of Concert Band Classics. The event is free and open to the community.
John Marshall High School Auditorium, 8000 Lobo Lane, San Antonio
A record number of candidates are running for the San Antonio City Council's District 5 seat. Come hear what they have to say. Event hosted by the UTSA College of Public Policy and League of Women Voters, in partnership with PASO and Alpha Phi Sigma.
Buena Vista Street Building, Aula Canaria (BVB 1.328), Downtown Campus
The former EPA Chief Statistician and current ASA president, Dr. Barry Nussbaum will talk about how statistics can make a big difference in influencing decisions and actions. Example include the court cases and material presented to the US president.
John Peace Library, Assembly Room (JPL 4.04.22), Main Campus
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