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Friday, April 17
      • 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
      • Ableton University Tour: American University
      • The Wechsler Theater (MGC 315)
      • VSPACER
      • Ableton is proud to partner with the American University for the Ableton Experience, a day and evening of student workshops and public presentations held at the American University campus in Washington, DC. Students are invited to join Ableton representatives and Certified Trainers for an afternoon of break-out sessions exploring composition, sound design, production techniques and performance ...more

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      • 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
      • American University Workshop: Living Composers Series: The Music of Steve Antosca
      • Abramson Family Recital Hall
      • Noah Getz, director

        The AU Workshop will explore the music and influences of local composer Steve Antosca whose works focus on integrating acoustic instruments with computers for audio technology and spatialization. Antosca’s work has been described as "spectacular and wonderfully provocative" by the Washington Post.

        Tickets: $10; $5 AU community and seniors

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Coming Soon

      • Sat 04/18/15
        8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
      • American University Symphonic Band: The Winds of Spring
      • Abramson Family Recital Hall
      • Marc Decker, director

        The American University Symphonic Band presents a program of repertoire for winds and percussion. The Winds of Spring will feature professor of tuba, Scott Cameron, in the Wilhelm Tuba Concertino, as well as a diverse mix of classical and contemporary band music.

        Tickets: $10; $5 AU community and seniors

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      • Thu 04/23/15
        8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
      • Senior Capstone: How We Got Here & Other (mis)conceptions
      • Katzen Studio Theatre
      • April 23–25, 8 p.m.
        April 25, 2 p.m.
        Cara Gabriel, artistic director
        This performance is the product of the Senior Capstone course, which is the culmination and synthesis of study by AU theatre and musical theatre majors. Graduating students present one-act plays and new songs. Join us for this unique showcase and celebration.
        Tickets: $15; $10 AU community and seniors

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      • Fri 04/24/15
        8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
      • American University Symphony Orchestra and Chorus: War and Peace
      • Abramson Family Recital Hall
      • April 24–25, 8 p.m.
        Matthew Brown, orchestra conductor
        Casey Cook, choral conductor

        American University’s Symphony Orchestra and Chorus join forces to present musical reflections on war and peace. The orchestra will commemorate the 150th anniversary of the end of the Civil War by performing Aaron Copland’s Lincoln Portrait, with a narrator reading from Lincoln's own words. The chorus will join ...more

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      • Fri 04/24/15
        8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
      • Senior Capstone: How We Got Here & Other (mis)conceptions
      • April 23–25, 8 p.m.
        April 25, 2 p.m.
        Cara Gabriel, artistic director
        This performance is the product of the Senior Capstone course, which is the culmination and synthesis of study by AU theatre and musical theatre majors. Graduating students present one-act plays and new songs. Join us for this unique showcase and celebration.
        Tickets: $15; $10 AU community and seniors

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        Host: Performing Arts

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      • Sat 04/25/15
        2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
      • Senior Capstone: How We Got Here & Other (mis)conceptions
      • Katzen Studio Theatre
      • Senior Capstone
        April 23–25, 8 p.m.
        April 25, 2 p.m.
        Cara Gabriel, director
        Studio Theatre, Katzen Arts Center
        Tickets: $15; $10 AU community and seniors
        This performance is the product of the Senior Capstone course, which is the culmination and synthesis of study by AU theatre and musical theatre majors. Graduating students present one-act plays and new songs. Join us for this unique showcase ...more

        Type: Performance
        Host: Performing Arts

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