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February 2020

Celebrating the Great American Songbook! The Mason Cabaret in Concert

Saturday, Feb 01, 2020 2:00pm
Saturday, Feb 01, 2020 8:00pm
Location: Harris Theatre, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Mason School of Theater

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Celebrating the Great American Songbook!
The Mason Cabaret in Concert

Directed by James Gardiner & Erin Gardiner
Accompaniment by Joe Walsh

(Also at the Hylton Performing Arts Center, Gregory Theater on Feb 7, 8pm)

A perennial favorite, our Musical Theater ambassadors, the Mason Cabaret, r...Read More


Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Company

Saturday, Feb 01, 2020 8:00pm
Location: Center for the Arts, Concert Hall, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Great Performances at Mason

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What Problem? (world premiere)

Mason Artist-in-Residence

In this world premiere, co-commissioned by the Center for the Arts, Bill T. Jones examines group identity and its relationship to aloneness set to spoken word and live music. What Problem? includes three thought...Read More


DanceFest Afternoon Festival Performance

Sunday, Feb 02, 2020 5:00pm
Location: Harris Theatre, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Virginia Dance Coalition

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The DanceFest Afternoon Festival Performance is a one-hour performance that features local companies and emerging talent from within our community.

Tickets: $10.00 (General Seating)

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Faculty Artist Series: Elissa Alvarez

Friday, Feb 07, 2020 7:00pm

The School of Music's faculty puts on their free Spring recital series. Please join us for these wonderful performances by our professional faculty.

This faculty recital includes chamber music with saxophone, viola, and piano. Works by Lori Laitman, Brahms, Marx, and Kancheli.

 

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Fairfax Symphony Orchestra: The Four Seasons

Saturday, Feb 08, 2020 8:00pm
Location: Center for the Arts, Concert Hall, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Fairfax Symphony Orchestra

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Simone Porter, violin

Vivaldi: The Four Seasons
Piazzolla: Four Seasons of Buenos Aires  

Violinist Simone Porter is the virtuoso soloist in Vivaldi’s dazzlingly imaginative evocation of the sights, sounds and sensations of the Italian seasons. The Four Seasons violin concertos are so ric...Read More


Faculty Artist Series - Gunston Ensemble (June Huang)

Sunday, Feb 09, 2020 3:00pm

The School of Music's faculty puts on their free Spring recital series. Please join us for these wonderful performances by our professional faculty.

This recital features Mason Faculty performing Mozart Piano Trio in E Major KV 542 and Dohnanyi Sextet op. 37.

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Faculty Artist Series - Kerry Wilkerson

Sunday, Feb 09, 2020 7:00pm

The School of Music's faculty puts on their free Spring recital series. Please join us for these wonderful performances by our professional faculty.

SPRING 2020 SERIES:
Fri. Feb. 7, 7 p.m., Dr. Alvarez (soprano)
Sun. Feb. 9, 3 p.m., The Gunston Ensemble (strings & piano)
Sun. Feb. 9, 7 p.m., Prof. Wilk...Read More


Mason Arts, Media, and Design Internship and Career Fair, 2020

Wednesday, Feb 12, 2020 2:00pm
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Location: Center for the Arts Concert Hall

Meet recruiters from more than 35 arts, media, and design employers seeking Mason students and alumni for internships and paid positions. Companies include Live Nation, Wolf Trap, and many more. Resume workshop with University Career Services from 12-2 pm i...Read More


Virginia Opera: Cinderella

Saturday, Feb 15, 2020 8:00pm
Sunday, Feb 16, 2020 2:00pm
Location: Center for the Arts, Concert Hall, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Great Performances at Mason

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Gioachino Rossini’s Cinderella (La Cenerentola) is one of his funniest and best-known comic operas. Following on his success of The Barber of Seville, Rossini and librettist Jacopo Ferretti worked day and night to create this opera in just three weeks. The story diffe...Read More


Faculty Artist Series: The Artemis Trio

Sunday, Feb 16, 2020 7:00pm

The School of Music's faculty puts on their free Spring recital series. Please join us for these wonderful performances by our professional faculty.

For this recital, audiences will love the combination of flute, horn and piano from the Artemis Trio. This concert’s repertoire will engage the audienc...Read More


Colin Jost

Thursday, Feb 20, 2020 8:00pm
Location: Center for the Arts, Concert Hall, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Student Involvement

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Actor & Comedian Colin Jost comes to the Center for the Arts for a one-night-only performance of stand up presented by George Mason University’s Student Involvement in collaboration with the Center for the Arts.

“Weekend Update” co-anchor and head writer on Saturday Night Live, Jost star...Read More


Faculty Artist Series:Christopher Jewell and Emily Foster

Friday, Feb 21, 2020 8:00pm

The School of Music's faculty puts on their free Spring recital series. Please join us for these wonderful performances by our professional faculty.

This recital includes an oboe and bassoon duo featuring works by Bowen, Devienne, Villa Lobos, Previn, and GMU Faculty Mark Camphouse.

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National Symphony Orchestra of Ukraine

Saturday, Feb 22, 2020 8:00pm
Location: Center for the Arts, Concert Hall, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Great Performances at Mason

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Volodymyr Sirenko, conductor
Natalia Khoma, cello

Schubert: Symphony No. 8 in B minor, D. 759 “Unfinished”
Tchaikovsky: Variations on a Rococo Theme, for Cello and Orchestra, Op. 33
Yevhen Stankovych: Novella
Brahms: Symphony No. 3 in F major, Op. 90  

Celebrating thei...Read More


Faculty Artist Series: Dr. Kathy Mulcahy

Sunday, Feb 23, 2020 3:00pm

The School of Music's faculty puts on their free Spring recital series. Please join us for these wonderful performances by our professional faculty.

For this recital, Mason Clarinet Professor Kathy Mulcahy will present a varied program of works by Charles-Marie Widor, Joan Tower, Amanda Harberg, Reb...Read More


TJHSST Namaste presents iNite 2020: Lead the Legacy

Sunday, Feb 23, 2020 6:00pm
Location: Center for the Arts, Concert Hall, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology

International Night, or iNite, is an event organized by Thomas Jefferson High School’s Indian Culture Club, Namaste, to celebrate the cultural diversity in our community.  Started in 2001, this student-run initiative has grown from a performance in the TJ auditorium, to a lifestyle adopted by 650 st...Read More


Faculty Artist Series: Eunae Ko Han

Sunday, Feb 23, 2020 7:00pm

The School of Music's faculty puts on their free Spring recital series. Please join us for these wonderful performances by our professional faculty.

This piano faculty member's recital includes repertoire of Liszt Rigoletto Paraphrase, Schumann Three Romances for Oboe, Poulenc Clarinet Sonata, and M...Read More


Wind Symphony & Symphonic Band Concert*

Tuesday, Feb 25, 2020 8:00pm
Location: Center for the Arts, Concert Hall, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Mason School of Music

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The George Mason University Wind Symphony, led by composer-conductor Mark Camphouse is a select ensemble comprised of outstanding wind, brass, and percussion players in the School of Music and the University. The ensemble’s mission is to study and perform the best literature available fo...Read More


Mason Jazz Festival

Saturday, Feb 29, 2020 10:00am
Location: Harris Theatre, Fairfax Campus, deLaski Performing Arts Building, A323, Music Studio, Fairfax Campus, deLaski Performing Arts Building, A327C, Music Studio, Fairfax Campus, deLaski Performing Arts Building, 3001, de Laski Rehearsal Room, Fairfax Campus,…
Presented By: Mason School of Music
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Mason Jazz Festival Concert

Saturday, Feb 29, 2020 7:00pm
Location: Harris Theatre, Fairfax Campus, deLaski Performing Arts Building, A323, Music Studio, Fairfax Campus, deLaski Performing Arts Building, A327C, Music Studio, Fairfax Campus, deLaski Performing Arts Building, 3001, de Laski Rehearsal Room, Fairfax Campus,…
Presented By: Mason School of Music
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NPR's From the Top

Saturday, Feb 29, 2020 8:00pm
Location: Center for the Arts, Concert Hall, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Great Performances at Mason

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Hosted by Anderson and Roe

Attend a live recording of this popular NPR radio show, featuring the acclaimed piano duo Anderson and Roe as guest hosts. From the Top celebrates the stories, talents, and character of America’s best pre-collegiate classically-trained music...Read More


February 2020