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Connecting Chapel Hill to China

Like many of her music faculty colleagues, Clara Yang divides her time between the classroom and the stage. The UNC Associate Professor of Music balances the demands of teaching a full piano studio and advising students with her own impressive musical career as a guest artist and soloist. “As a… Read More >

Carolina Bluegrass Summit

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Sponsored by UNC DEPARTMENT OF MUSIC and the SOUTHERN FOLKLIFE COLLECTION.
Exhibit, workshop, and symposium events are free and open to the public. Steep Canyon Rangers concert is a ticketed event. Concert tickets on sale via Carolina Performing Arts:… Read More >

JUST ANNOUNCED: An Evening with Tift Merritt

An Evening with Tift Merritt

Historic Playmakers Theater
January 20 & 21, 2017
“…Restless, haunting songs, you’ll hear a lot of Emmylou Harris in this voice…” NPR
Tickets On Sale November, 11 @ 10:00am EST
Stitch of the World, Merritt’s sixth studio album – to be released… Read More >

I Bring What I Love Film Screening

So far on our CPA Sufi Journey, we’ve heard the music of Hossein Alizadeh and the stories of young Muslims living in New York. Next, we turn to world-renowned musician and Senegalese pop star, Youssou N’Dour.
To learn more about Youssou N’Dour’s career, influences and inspirations, we… Read More >

Workshop: How to Defeat Islamophobia

Performance can help us to examine substantive issues of the day and can be a catalyst for dialogue and learning. Our Sacred/Secular: A Sufi Journey project for example, offers a variety of performances and events that reveal the plurality of Muslim identity and refute monolithic thinking.
In a… Read More >