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Unlocking the Mind and Emotion of the Audience

Dimitris Papaioannou’s The Great Tamer combines physical theater, visual art-making, and circus arts — unlocking the mind and emotion of the audience in unexpected and fully engaging ways.

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Our Sweet Hereafter

Guest contributor Doyle Armbrust explores Renaissance master Orlando di Lasso’s Lagrime di San Pietro in advance of Los Angeles Master Chorale’s performance.

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Wynton Marsalis’s Musical Gifts

From an inspiring School Day Performance to a full house at Hill Auditorium, Wynton Marsalis and the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra spread joy and good cheer with the debut of their “Big Band Holidays” national tour.

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“The girl spoke of love…”

Mezzo-soprano Joyce DiDonato approaches Schubert’s Winterreise through a different lens…the eyes of the survivor.

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What’s the Most Interesting Course at U-M?

Eight live performances. Three humanities credits. Experience the performing arts up close and behind the scenes. Engaging Performance (Winter 2019) connects undergraduate students directly to the touring, world-class artists who perform music, theater,…

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Faculty Spotlight: Music for Midwives

When Ruth Zielinski applied for a UMS Course Development Grant, she envisioned a musical experience for her upper-level midwifery students…

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Living that #QuartetLife

Playing in a string quartet is both exhilarating and infuriating. Often simultaneously.

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“It’s Going to Get Personal”

The truth is, you probably don’t need program notes for Berlioz’s ubiquitous Symphonie fantastique…

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Welcome, Omar Offendum

UMS is excited to welcome Omar Offendum, a Syrian American rapper, poet, hip hop artist and activist, as the 2018-2019 Education and Community Engagement Research Residency Artist.

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Applications Open: Wallace Blogging Fellows

Applications are open for our Wallace Blogging Fellows program. Apply by October 31, 2018.

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