The multimedia show StellarScape, January 21-22, Crowder Hall. The immersive multimedia performance combines the synthesis of music, astrophysics, visual arts and technology, with live musicians, electronic music and dancers collaborating with interactive cinematography, as described.
“The trees stir in their leaves” January 22, Center for Creative Photography. The University of Arizona Tree-Ring Research Center and Lab join forces in this exhibit that explores the historical, cultural and scientific narratives inspired by trees through more than 75 images and objects gathered from the collections from CCP and Tree Lab. The installation features works by artists from the CCP collection Ansel Adams, Lola Álvarez Bravo, Barbara Crane, Kozo Miyoshi, Doug and Mike Starn, Aaron Siskind, Rosalind Solomon and John Yang.
12th annual Tucson Cello Congress, January 29, Crowder and Holsclaw rooms. Over 100 cellists from across the South West participate in events and master classes. This year, the event celebrates the late UA cello teacher Gordon Epperson on what would have been his 100th birthday. The performances are at 3 p.m. and 7 p.m.
The 48th Annual President’s Concert featuring the Arizona Symphony Orchestra and the winners of the Fred Fox School of Music concertos competitions, February 5-6, Crowder Hall. It is the showcase that has launched the careers of dozens of young musicians.