7:30 p.m., Wortham Opera Theatre at The Shepherd School of Music

The Shepherd School of Music was formally opened at Rice University in 1975. It was funded by an endowment of approximately $8 million from Sallie Shepherd Perkins in honor of her grandfather, Benjamin A. Shepherd. She wanted to establish a music school of the highest excellence.

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The Shepherd School of Music at Ri...

The Shepherd School of Music at Rice University

The Shepherd School of Music boasts world-class faculty, students with exceptional musical and academic talent, and acoustically magnificent concert halls. The building also serves Houston’s active performing community; approximately 75,000 visitors attend 350 events per year at the Shepherd School.

Rice University Shepherd School of Music Opera

Renfro is said to be not particularly fond of the Neoclassical aesthetic of the Shepherd School of Music. The symmetrical structure, designed by Spanish architect Ricard Bofill and completed in 1991, offers a tenor of impenetrable formality.

Shepherd School of Music: Shepherd School Symphony Orchestra
The Shepherd School of Music and Rice University are preparing to host their 3rd international
Conference on music and mind. The goal of the Conference is to promote collaboration between musicians and scientists and spur research, as well as increase public interest in this exciting discipline. Rice University Shepherd School of Music presents the . Stude Concert Hall - Alice Pratt Brown Hall, Saturday, November 2 at 8pm.Featuring:
Shepherd School Symphony Orchestra
Larry Rachleff, music directorScheduled Program: Hindemith and Dvorák , Op. 70.
The collection is composed of 10 boxes containing much of the history of the Shepherd School of Music including the Deed of Gift from the Shepherd Foundation and the draft of the activation of the Shepherd School. There is information on the Shepherd family and foundation, as well as departmental correspondence, news clippings, music reviews, brochures, concert calendars, announcements, and invitations, including those for the dedication of the school and the new Alice Pratt Brown Hall. There is one compact disc that has performances of Shepherd School musicians. There is one construction-type hardhat labeled Shepherd School of Music. The bulk of the collection is made up of programs from 1956 to 2001.The Shepherd School of Music will present the (sung in German with English surtitles) and (sung in Italian with English surtitles) on November 4, 6, 8 and 10 as part of the Leon Wilson Clarke Opera Series.Rice University Shepherd School of Music presents the . Stude Concert Hall - Alice Pratt Brown Hall, Saturday, November 2 at 8pm.Welcome to Navigating Music Careers. Since its inception as a curriculum resource for Music 338 (undergraduate chamber music) at the Shepherd School of Music, the site has become a valuable resource for young musicians and their teachers all over the world.
Shepherd School of Music: Concert of Brass and Winds

Shepherd School of Music: Shepherd School Symphony Orchestra

Rice University Shepherd School of Music presents a . Monday, October 7, at 8pm. Duncan Recital Hall - Alice Pratt Brown Hall.FEATURING:Frank Huang, violin
Paul Kantor, violin
James Dunham, viola
Brinton Smith , cello
Evelyn Chen, piano ( guest)SCHEDULED PROGRAM:Dvorak Piano Quintet No. 2 in A Major, Op. 81 and Schoenfeld Cafe Music..

Shepherd School of Music: Sharing the Spotlight - Composition Department Alumni Concert

Shepherd School of Music: SYZYGY, New Music at Rice

The process of artistic creation holds a fascination for artists and audiences alike. This fall, The Shepherd School of Music presents two one-act "backstage" operas which celebrate and satirize the talent and temperament of opera's artistic collaborators.

Shepherd School of Music: REMLABS (Rice Electroacoustic Music Labs) Electronic Music Concert

Shepherd School of Music: Chamber Music for Winds

Rice University's Shepherd School of Music presents a . Saturday, October 17 in Duncan Recital Hall.