Mondavi Center for the Performing Arts Content Mondavi Center for the Performing Arts Content for UC Davis en Don Roth on the ‘Recovered Voices’ Project Mondavi Center Executive Director Don Roth discusses the “Recovered Voices” project highlighting composers and works derailed by the Nazi regime. May 16, 2023 - 12:31am Soterios J Johnson Weekender: Concerts, Free and Low-Priced, Highlight the Schedule <p><em><span><span><strong><span></span></strong><span>This week, you will see concerts offered, both holiday and not, by everything from student choruses to Lincoln Center ... all available at UC Davis. We also highlight our arts gifts.</span></span></span></em></p> <p><em><span><span><strong><span>Karen Nikos-Rose, Arts Blog Editor</span></strong></span></span></em></p> December 06, 2023 - 10:58am Karen Michele Nikos Standing Ovations for Hernández at Chancellor’s Colloquium <p>In the scene, future NASA flight engineer José Hernández is a 7-year-old boy sitting with his siblings in the backseat of the family car circa 1969. They’re staring at their young hands and fingers, bandaged and dirty from hours spent working in the fields. </p> December 05, 2023 - 2:00pm Jose Antonio Vadi Weekender and Beyond: Be Thankful for UC Davis and Regional Arts with Theatre, Festival, Music <p><em><span><span>This Thanksgiving, gives thanks for the arts in our community. Many of this weekend’s events were covered in last week’s Arts Blog, but we link to them again and hope you look forward too to the holiday and other concerts and events on the horizon. <strong>The Arts Blog will take Thanksgiving off next Thursday (our normal publishing day), so we preview some concerts you won’t want to miss when you come back super-stuffed. </strong>Don't forget to enjoy Thursday's noon concert featuring a little-known string instrument. Read on.</span></span></em></p> November 16, 2023 - 10:52am Karen Michele Nikos Weekender: Enjoy Piano Solo, Ongoing Exhibitions, Save the Date for Shakespeare <figure role="group" class="caption caption-drupal-media"><div class="media media--type-sf-image-media-type media--view-mode-default"> <img loading="lazy" src="/sites/default/files/media/images/20231106-yellow-ribbon-9440%281%29.jpg" width="1200" height="798" alt="Yellow ribbon being tied around tree for Veteran's Day celebration" typeof="Image" /></div> <figcaption>Raul Razo and Morgan Liu, both university staff members, work on putting up yellow ribbons during the tying of the yellow ribbons on the trees on the Quad for Veterans' Day celebrations this week.</figcaption></figure> November 07, 2023 - 12:21pm Karen Michele Nikos Weekender: Flute Concerts, AI in Art, Free Film in Davis With concerts, talks and exhibitions, there is much to do now through the weekend at UC Davis and the region. November 02, 2023 - 11:06am Karen Michele Nikos New Executive Director Selected for the Mondavi Center <p><span><span>Jeremy Ganter has been selected as the new executive director of the Robert and Margrit Mondavi Center for the Performing Arts, University of California, Davis, Provost and Executive Vice Chancellor Mary Croughan announced today. His first day in the role is Wednesday, Nov. 1. </span></span></p> October 30, 2023 - 1:05pm Karen Michele Nikos Weekender: Music, Art, Performance and Halloween-a-plenty <h2 class="heading--underline">'A Cello's Birthday: Music for a Very Old Friend' is noon concert Thursday</h2> <p><strong><span><span>Oct. 26, 12:05 p.m. to 1 p.m., </span></span>Recital Hall, Ann E. Pitzer Center, free</strong></p> <p><span><span>Alexandra Roedder, Baroque cello, and<br /> Faythe Vollrath, keyboard and UC Davis lecturer in music </span></span></p> October 25, 2023 - 9:01am Karen Michele Nikos Weekender: Alum Artist Butterfield Speaks; Poetry, Chamber Music Quartet <div class="media media--type-sf-image-media-type media--view-mode-default"> <img loading="lazy" src="/sites/default/files/media/images/telegraph%20quartet.jpeg" width="1200" height="800" alt="Members of a quartet play on stage" typeof="Image" /></div> <h2 class="heading--underline"><span><span><span>Telegraph quartet performs noon concert </span></span></span></h2> <p class="paragraph"><strong><span><span><span>Thursday, Oct. 19, <span>12:05 p.m. to 1 p.m. UC Davis Music Department, Recital Hall, Ann E.</span></span></span></span></strong></p> October 19, 2023 - 10:40am Karen Michele Nikos Mondavi Season Starting, Gorman Museum Grand Opening Preview <h3 class="heading--auxiliary">This weekend</h3> <h2 class="heading--underline"><span><span><span><span>Music on the lawn at di Rosa Center for Contemporary Art </span></span></span></span></h2> <p><span><span><strong><span><span>Sept. 3, 10, 17, 24 </span></span></strong></span></span></p> <p><span><span><span><span>On the courtyard lawn Sunday afternoons at di Rosa in Napa in September listen to live music beginning at 1 p.m. This series is included with general admission tickets and membership, kids are free.</span></span></span></span></p> September 01, 2023 - 2:35pm Karen Michele Nikos