Saturday, February 6, 2016 at 8:00pm
961 East 18th Avenue, Eugene, OR 97403 (Room 190)
Tickets are available at the door or in advance from the UO Ticket Office, 541-346-4363.
In preparation for “Music’s Biggest Night” (aka The Grammy Awards), the UO’s new-music-ensemble-in-residence is ready to walk the red carpet, performing selections from the 2016 nominations in a wide variety of [colliding] categories and with a wide variety of [colliding] interpretations.
Featuring a cavalcade of UO stars, including Brian McWhorter, Master of Ceremonies; Toby Koenigsberg, Musical Director, keyboards; Tony Glausi, trumpet; Josh Hettwer, saxophones; Bill Marsh, guitar; Todd Sicafoose, bass; and Ken Mastrogiovanni, drums, as well as special appearances by surprise guests!
Selections will feature “See You Again” by Charlie Puth and Wiz Khalifa (Grammy nominee for Song of the Year), work by Kendrick Lamar (with eleven Grammy nominations), and songs from the Best Classical Contemporary Composition and Best Musical Theater Album categories.