The Artist Residency program leverages the presence of internationally renowned artists visiting Eugene to provide unique professional and artistic development opportunities for Symphony musicians, graduate and undergraduate students in the University of Oregon's School of Music and Dance and Lane Community College's Music Department, the Eugene-Springfield Youth Orchestras, and participants in other school- and community-based music education programs.
Sharon Isbin, guitar and Christropher Rouse, composer
February 13-17, 2017
All residency events listed below are free and open to the public.
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Oregon Composers Forum: Christopher Rouse
4-6 pm, University of Oregon School of Music and Dance, Room 150
Thursday, February 16, 2017
Composition Master Class with Christopher Rouse
1-3 pm, University of Oregon School of Music and Dance, Room 150
Special Free Screening of Sharon Isbin: Troubador
5:30-6:30pm, The Studio, Hult Center for the Performing Arts
Eugene Symphony Guild Concert Preview
with Christopher Rouse and Sharon Isbin, led by Music Director Danail Rachev
7-7:30 pm, The Studio, Hult Center for the Performing Arts
Guitar Performances by Sharon Isbin
4J Elementary Schools
Composition Workshop with Christopher Rouse
Artist Residency activities are genersously sponsored by the Boekelheide Foundation and the Nils and Jewel Hult Endowment – Arts Foundation of Western Oregon Fund of the Oregon Community Foundation.
Bartók Piano Concerto
Our third Music Director finalist, Francesco Lecce-Chong, takes the podium to conduct an exquisite evening of music including works by Mozart, R. Strauss, Liszt, and Bartok.
In February 2018, we present a special multimedia version of Vivaldi's The Four Seasons in collaboration with Travel Lane County and the McKenzie River Trust featuring public-submitted photos of the McKenzie River throughout the year.