Nashville Music Legend To Perform and Teach Songwriting On August 21 and 23, 2018 Music Studies at UH Maui College presents Nashville music legend Jeff Dayton in two free musical events at the College. Dayton will lead a songwriting workshop will be Tuesday, August 21, 2018 at 5 p.m. in the UHMC Library Classroom, LIB101.
Percussionist Nico Spezzacatena demonstrated some African drums and taught some drumming techniques to UHMC students on Tuesday, February 14 on the UHMC campus. We're grateful for his sharing of his expertise, and look forward to more demonstrations like this in the future! Here is some information about him: Nico Spezzacatena is a multi-talented percussionist, performer, and
Aspiring musicians are encouraged to apply for the Emma Veary Music Scholarship at the University of Hawaiʻi Maui College. This scholarship was established in 2014 through the generous gift of Dr. Laurel Lee Roberts, a fan of Mrs. Veary during her times as a college student on O‘ahu nearly 40 years ago. While decades have
Xak Bjerken, of Cornell University, offers a recital exploring "the colors of the modern piano," at Keawala‘i Congregational Church, Jan. 17, 2017, 6 pm ($25 suggested donation, at the door). Bjerken has appeared with the Scottish Chamber Orchestra, Spoleto Festival Orchestra, Thailand Philharmonic Orchestra, the Schoenberg Ensemble, and the Los Angeles Philharmonic in Disney Hall. He has
We couldn't agree more! “Increasingly, adults are embracing musicianship late in life. Some finally have time after their wage-earning and child-raising years have ended. Some are spurred on by studies showing the health benefits of playing music. Many describe it as scratching an itch they’ve had all their lives. And while some are happy to
Instructor Joel Katz and students in his Intermediate Hawaiian Steel Guitar Class Registration for Spring 2017 classes has begun, and there is no time better to hone your performance skills, or expand your musical horizons by taking a course at UH Maui College. We offer a wide variety of music classes, especially in the
On Tuesday, November 15th, 2016 from 9 – 11 a.m. at UH Maui College will hold an “International Music Improv” in the Multi-Purpose Room of the Pilina Building on the UHMC campus. Musicians and music lovers are welcome to join with instruments, dance, and vocal expressions representing cultures from around the world culminating an Improvised
From MauiNow.com: Celebrating her recent move to Maui, Russian-born Pianist Damira Feldman will perform a series of solo recitals at various venues on Maui beginning with Reflections from Piano at Makawao Union Church on Oct. 8, 2016, from 7 to 9 p.m. Damira will be joining us as a lecturer in music at UHMC in
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Last night the UHMC Music Club hosted the final Open Mic of the spring 2016 semester. It was followed by a songwriting contest co-sponsored by Music Studies @ UHMC and the Hawai‘i Songwriting Festival. There was a plethora of talent on display, and the winner was Jacob Trevino, who performed this composition “This Is My