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<font style="color:#1294d8;"><b>eco ensemble: <i>Foxtrot Delirium</i></b></font>
eco ensemble: Foxtrot Delirium
UC Berkeley's adventurous eco ensemble brings the cinematic vision of Ernst Lubitsch to life with the US premiere of Argentine composer Martin Matalon's film score for the director's The Oyster Princess.
Sun 5/6/18 5:00PM Zellerbach Playhouse


<font style="color:#1294d8;"><b>Ojai at Berkeley 2018: <i>Bye Bye Beethoven</i></b></font>
Ojai at Berkeley 2018: Bye Bye Beethoven
Patricia Kopatchinskaja's first staged concert, already a hit in Europe, weaves together works by Bach, Haydn, Beethoven, Ives, Cage, and Kurtag—as well as a surprise or two!
Thu 6/14/18 8:00PM Zellerbach Hall


<font style="color:#1294d8;"><b>Ojai at Berkeley 2018: The Music of Michael Hersch</b></font>
Ojai at Berkeley 2018: The Music of Michael Hersch
The remarkable American composer Michael Hersch presents his ...latest creation, I hope we get a chance to visit soon, a dramatic cantata for two sopranos and ensemble (co-commissioned by Cal Performances).
Fri 6/15/18 8:00PM Zellerbach Hall


<font style="color:#1294d8;"><b>Ojai at Berkeley 2018: Romanian and Moldovan Folk Music</b></font>
Ojai at Berkeley 2018: Romanian and Moldovan Folk Music
Patricia Kopatchinskaja is joined by her parents, Viktor and Emilia Kopatchinski, on cimbalom and violin, for a rousing afternoon of music from Eastern Europe.
Sat 6/16/18 2:00PM Zellerbach Hall


<font style="color:#1294d8;"><b>Ojai at Berkeley 2018: Bart&oacute;k, Stravinsky, and Ligeti</b></font>
Ojai at Berkeley 2018: Bartók, Stravinsky, and Ligeti
The festival's closing concert showcases the unrestrained virtuosity of Patricia Kopatchinskaja—as violin soloist and ensemble player in some of the most beloved chamber works of the 20th century.
Sat 6/16/18 8:00PM Zellerbach Hall


<font style="color:#1294d8;"><b>Max Richter with the American Contemporary Music Ensemble performing <i>Infra</i> and music from <i>The Leftovers</i></b></font>
Max Richter with the American Contemporary Music Ensemble performing Infra and music from The Leftovers
Max Richter performs selections from his work Infra, inspired by T.S. Eliot's The Waste Land, and from his score for the dystopian HBO drama The Leftovers.
Fri 10/5/18 8:00PM Zellerbach Hall


<font style="color:#1294d8;"><b>Kronos Quartet; <i>Fifty for the Future</i></b></font>
Kronos Quartet; Fifty for the Future
Kronos Quartet's ambitious commissioning initiative returns to Berkeley, where Cal Performances is among the project's partners, with a program of new works by diverse international composers
Fri 1/25/19 8:00PM Zellerbach Hall


<font style="color:#1294d8;"><b>So Percussion; <i>Mallet Quartets and the Keyboard Reimagined</i></b></font>
So Percussion; Mallet Quartets and the Keyboard Reimagined
Sō Percussion visits Berkeley with four West Coast premieres.
Sun 4/7/19 3:00PM Hertz Hall


<font style="color:#1294d8;"><b>Silkroad Ensemble; <i>Heroes Take Their Stands</i></b></font>
Silkroad Ensemble; Heroes Take Their Stands
Silkroad Ensemble's bold new project, Heroes Take Their Stands, engages with the social and political turmoil of our time
Fri 5/3/19 8:00PM Zellerbach Hall