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BFA Design Exhibition: WABI SABI
March 20–April 8, 2017
Reception: Thursday, March 23, 5–8 p.m.
Featuring posters, data visualization, apps, identity systems, installations, and interactive work by design students in their final semester of the BFA program. Wabi Sabi is a Japanese world view centered on the acceptance of transience and imperfection.
 
Woodwind Extravaganza
2 p.m. Sunday, April 2, 2017
Woodwind students in chamber ensembles and solo performances, including the Mason Gross Graduate Woodwind Quintet.

Organ Program Recital
5 p.m. Sunday, April 2, 2017
Works by Johann Sebastian Bach, Maurice Duruflé, Chris DeBlasio, Calvin Hampton, and Alexandre Guilmant.
Christ Church
 
Faculty Recital
7:30 p.m. Monday, April 3, 2017
Jonathan Spitz, cello, and Min Kwon, piano
Works by Arensky, Prokofiev, and Rachmaninoff
Schare Recital Hall (Marryott Music Building)
Please note this venue is not handicap accessible.
 
Mason Gross Presents: Jeffrey Gibson
5–7 p.m. Monday, April 24, 2017
Drawing influence from popular music, fashion, literature, cultural and critical theory, and his own heritage, Jeffrey Gibson's work re-contextualizes the familiar to offer a succinct commentary on cultural hybridity and the assimilation of modernist artistic strategies within contemporary art.

James J. Florio Special Events Forum, Civic Square Building

 
Center for Women in the Arts and Humanities Dance Studies Lecture and Book Signing with Rosemary Candelario
12:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 12, 2017
Rosemary Candelario, PhD, is the author of Flowers Cracking Concrete: Eiko & Koma’s Asian/American Choreographies, the first in-depth study of the 40-year career of Eiko & Koma, two artists from Japan who have lived and worked in New York City since the mid-1970s, establishing themselves as innovative and influential modern and postmodern dancers.
Rehearsal Hall 110, Nicholas Music Center
Co-sponsored by the Rutgers Department of Asian Languages and Cultures.
 

Afro-Cuban Ensemble
1:30 p.m. Friday, April 14, 2017
Schare Recital Hall (Marryott Music Building)
Please note this venue is not handicap accessible.

BFA Thesis Exhibition II: Catawampus
Monday, April 17–Friday, May 5, 2017
Reception: Thursday, April 20, 5–8 p.m.
Featuring work across a variety of mediums including design, drawing, media, painting, photography, print, and sculpture.
Mason Gross Galleries at Civic Square
 
Master Class: Violin with Catherine Cho
2 p.m. Thursday, April 20, 2017
Winner of the Avery Fisher Career Grant, Cho is a member of the violin and chamber music faculty at the Juilliard School, and has taught at the Starling-DeLay Symposium, New York String Seminar, Killington Music Festival, Seoul Music Festival and Academy, Heifetz Institute, Great Mountains Music School and Festival, and the Perlman Music Program.
Schare Recital Hall (Marryott Music Building)
Please note this venue is not handicap accessible.
 
Rutgers Chamber Jazz Ensembles
2 p.m. Saturday, April 22, 2017
Small-ensemble jazz honoring artists including Charlie Parker, Thelonious Monk, and Dexter Gordon. Select groups of the school's chamber jazz and alternate large jazz ensembles will perform.
Shindell Choral Hall (Mortensen Hall)
 
Voorhees Choir
2 p.m. Sunday, April 23, 2017
Works by American and Hungarian composers including Andrea Ramsey and Zoltán Kodály.
Voorhees Chapel
 
5 p.m. Sunday, April 23, 2017
Patrick Gardner and Joseph Tompkins, directors
Works by Lou Harrison including “La Koro Sutro” and Suite for Violin and American Gamelan. Trinity Church, 75 Broadway, New York City.

7:30 p.m. Sunday, April 23, 2017
Small-ensemble jazz honoring artists including Miles Davis, Gerry Mulligan, and Horace Silver. Select groups of the school’s chamber jazz and alternate large jazz ensembles will perform.
 
Sounds of Chamber Music
7:30 p.m. Sunday, April 23, 2017
Performed by student winners of the Mason Gross Chamber Music Honors Competition.
Schare Recital Hall (Marryott Music Building)
Please note this venue is not handicap accessible.
 
7:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 25, 2017
Rebecca Cypess, director
Concerti for strings and winds by Bach and Vivaldi that pit soloist against orchestra and bring them back together again.
 
7 p.m. Thursday, April 27, 2017
Screening of first-year BFA student films.

7 p.m. Friday, April 28, 2017
Screening of second-year BFA student films.
 
5 p.m. Sunday, April 30, 2017
Small-ensemble jazz honoring artists including John Coltrane, Herbie Hancock, and Wayne Shorter. Select groups of the school’s chamber jazz and alternate large jazz ensembles will perform, featuring student musicians.
 
Rutgers at Carnegie Hall’s Weill Recital Hall Preview Concert
5 p.m. Monday, May 1, 2017
Around the world with student pianists featuring music from Russia, Chile, Spain, Portugal, China, Taiwan, Korea, Georgia, Japan, Cuba, Costa Rica, and the United States.
Schare Recital Hall (Marryott Music Building)
Please note this venue is not handicap accessible.
 
Rutgers in New York: Stranger Loops
May 3–14, 2017
Wednesday–Saturday, 11 a.m.–6 p.m.; Sunday, 12–6 p.m.
Reception: Saturday, May 6, 6–9 p.m.
Second-year MFA artists display their work at Foley Gallery on the Lower East Side. Check foleygallery.com for details.
Foley Gallery, 59 Orchard Street, New York City