Thursday, December 7, 2017
James is a flute student of Mihoko Watanabe, associate professor of flute. His lecture is titled "A New Link in French Flute History: Original Research and American Premiere of the 'Concerto pour Flûte' by Nicolas Bacri," and will include a performance of the work. Free and open to the public.
Lúnasa have sold more than quarter of a million albums in the course of the band’s career and boast an impressive back catalog of 7 highly acclaimed and award-winning studio albums. The band is internationally acknowledged as being the finest traditional Irish instrumental outfit of recent times. They are renowned for their stunning shows honed by superb musicianship and a constant touring cycle. They have performed over 1,500 shows across 36 countries since the band formed in 1997. The band has appeared at internationally renowned venues such as The Hollywood Bowl, National Concert Hall (Dublin), Sydney Opera House and Moscow International House of Music. They have been invited to appear at the White House.
It Can Happen Here responds to an ever-shifting landscape of politics and purpose.Through dance and text, the choreographers ask who is welcomed and who is not in today's America? It's purpose is to build community—seeking resistance, faith, and change in motion.