(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 unofficial Fiesta celebration offers students and the community an alcohol-free alternative to Fiesta with music, games, food and fun. The 10th annual celebration is bigger than ever before with a new location, the Student Union Ballrooms and features a casino night theme.
Student Union Ballrooms (HSU 1104/1.106), Main Campus
UTSA Athletics will host a watch party for the first round of the NFL Draft. Roadrunners are invited to see which team selects former student-athlete Marcus Davenport.
Walk-On's, 11075 IH-10 West, San Antonio
UTSA students and the San Antonio community are invited to this event where people shave their head and raise money to fight childhood cancer.
Student Union Lawn, Main Campus
The former curator of literary collections for The Huntington Library will share Secrets from the Stacks: Untold Stories of Collecting the Papers of Contemporary Authors. Lecture is free and open to the public.
John Peace Library (JPL 4.04.22), Main Campus
Come learn about Korea and its culture through food tasting, music, dance and percussion performance, games, arts, crafts, presentations and more.
Student Union Retama Auditorium (SU 2.02.02), Main Campus
Teams of four hit the links for a day of golf that supports UTSA scholarships.
Hyatt Hill Country Golf Club, 9800 Hyatt Resort Dr, San Antonio
President Taylor Eighmy invites all UTSA students to "Pizza With The Prez." Come grab a slice of pizza and take the opportunity to introduce yourself to the President.
Student Union Ski Lodge Patio, Main Campus
The UTSA Housekeeping Staff’s Erlinda’s Wish Program members created a collection of cookbooks that are being added to the UTSA Libraries Special Collections Mexican Cookbook Collection. Meet the contributors to the collection and sample recipes.
John Peace Library Assembly Room (JPL 4.04.22), Main Campus
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