Events

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Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Thursday, August 16, 2018

Friday, August 17, 2018

Wednesday, August 22, 2018

Monday, August 27, 2018

Wednesday, August 29, 2018

Friday, August 31, 2018

Wednesday, September 5, 2018

Thursday, September 6, 2018

Friday, September 7, 2018

Monday, September 10, 2018

Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Thursday, September 13, 2018

Friday, September 14, 2018

Sunday, September 16, 2018

    • 2:00 pm
    • Spurlock Museum -- Knight Auditorium

    Improvisers Exchange is a two-year initiative deeply investigating the field of music improvisation. This program features performance and engagement residencies by leading artists representative of a wide spectrum of the practice, initiates a new performance course on improvisation for students, and promotes scholarly discourse through lectures and panel discussions.

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Thursday, September 20, 2018

    • 9:00 am
    • 1030 National Center for Supercomputing

    • 7:30 pm
    • Krannert Art Museum

    Renée Baker’s Quadtych performs ICHOR BLACK, based on the opera The Baldwin Chronicles: Negro Ideologies. This chamber quartet features Renée Baker (violin, viola), Karl E.H. Seigfried (bass), William Porter (cello), and Bruce Nelson (vibes, percussion). Renée Baker is Improvisers Exchange Artist-in-Residence (September 18-26, 2018).

Friday, September 21, 2018

Saturday, September 22, 2018

    • 2:00 pm
    • Saunders Lounge, Pennsylvania Avenue Residence Halls

    Experimental Films of Renée Baker Renée Baker will present her experimental films and discuss the creative process in producing these works as set pieces and moving scores. Renée Baker is Improvisers Exchange Artist-in-Residence (September 18-26, 2018).

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

    • 7:30 pm
    • Playhouse Theater, Krannert Center for the Performing Arts

    A pioneering Asian-American film starring producer and actor Sessue Hayakawa, The Dragon Painter will be screened with an original score, composed and conducted by Renée Baker. Illinois Modern Ensemble and Improvisers Exchange Ensemble members will be the featured performers. Renée Baker is Improvisers Exchange Artist-in-Residence (September 18-26, 2018).

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Thursday, September 27, 2018

Friday, September 28, 2018

Sunday, September 30, 2018

Wednesday, October 3, 2018

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Thursday, October 11, 2018

Friday, October 12, 2018

Saturday, October 13, 2018

    • 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
    • Lincoln Square Mall

    The Heartland Maker Fest is Makerspace Urbana‘s annual event celebrating the amazing makers in Urbana-Champaign and the surrounding communities. Through this event, we hope to inspire, empower, and connect. Meet local makers! Join us as a maker! Come as you are, and be inspired. See you there!

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Friday, October 26, 2018

Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Wednesday, November 7, 2018

Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Friday, November 30, 2018

Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Thursday, December 13, 2018

Friday, December 14, 2018

Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Wednesday, January 30, 2019

Wednesday, February 6, 2019

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Wednesday, March 6, 2019

Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Wednesday, March 27, 2019

Wednesday, April 3, 2019

Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Wednesday, May 1, 2019