Labor Day, UH Holiday - Campus Closed
Curated by Timothy Hester The Moores School of Music will celebrate the music of Samuel Barber (1910-1981), the gifted American Composer who infused expressive romantic lyricism into 20th-century classical music. Pre-concert remarks and program notes will be given by Dr. Howard Pollack, UH John and Rebecca Moores Professor of Music History. The performance will showcase 13 faculty members from the string, wind, voice and keyboard areas. Works will include Dover Beach, Summer Music, Piano Sonata, Knoxville: Summer of 1915 and the String Quartet.
Keliy Anderson-Staley, a professor of photography at the UH School of Art, will create portraits using a tintype photo booth at DiverseWorks.
A free festival of performance, installation and ideas produced by the Cynthia Woods Mitchell Center for the Arts.