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March 28, 2013

UB Music Department's free concerts offered

Night & Day — April at the University at Buffalo Music Department means an abundance of free student recitals and ensemble performances and the final Brown Bag concert of the season. 

Now in its fourteenth year, the Brown Bag Concert Series takes place on the stage of Lippes Concert Hall in Slee Hall (including the seated audience) at noon on the first Tuesday of the month and is intended to showcase the various talents of UB Music Department students and faculty. 

This series of free, informal concerts presented over the lunch hour allows patrons to catch a glimpse of the kind of programming offered on a regular basis by the Music Department.  A pair of complimentary tickets is made available to each attendee for a more formal concert within the following month. The April Brown Bag Concert will take place at 12:05 p.m. on Tuesday.

The following ensemble performances and student recitals in April are also free of charge:

• MONDAY: M.M. Recital: Ross Aftel, percussion, 7:30 p.m. at Lippes Concert Hall in Slee Hall

• APRIL 7: Mus. B. Recital: Kathie Mai, violin, 3 p.m. at Baird Recital Hall

• APRIL 7: Jr. Recital: Jason Ross & Dan Schwach, percussion, 7:30 p.m. at Lippes Concert Hall in Slee Hall

• APRIL 9: String Studio Recital, noon at Baird Recital Hall

APRIL 9: Mus. B. Recital: Alicia See, piano, 7:30 p.m. at Baird Recital Hall

• APRIL 10: M.M. Recital: SeungSuk Park, piano, 7:30 p.m. at Lippes Concert Hall in Slee Hall

• APRIL 11: UB Flute Ensemble, noon at Baird Recital Hall

• APRIL 11: M.M. Recital: Alexander Chimienti, percussion, 7:30 p.m. at Lippes Concert Hall in Slee Hall

• APRIL 12: M.M. Recital: Hangyu Bai, piano, 7:30 p.m. at Baird Recital Hall

• APRIL 14: M.M. Recital: Maegan Petkash, soprano, 5 p.m. at Lippes Concert Hall in Slee Hall

APRIL 15: M.M. Recital: Stephen Finley, violin, 7:30 p.m. at Baird Recital Hall

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