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UH Contemporary Music Ensemble presents “Barbara B. Smith: A Centennial Celebration”

November 24, 2020, 7:30 pm9:00 pm

Concert Stream begins Tues. Nov. 24 at 7:30pm (HST)

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The UH Contemporary Music Ensemble (Thomas Osborne, director) presents an evening of musical performances in honor of Professor Emerita Barbara B. Smith, who celebrates her 100th birthday this year. The founder of the UH-Mānoa ethnomusicology program, Professor Smith has created a lasting legacy through her teaching, scholarship and dedication to the arts, especially those of Asian and Pacific cultures. The concert features a stellar lineup of composers and performers who have shared connections with Prof. Smith, and highlights works written over the many decades she has served the University of Hawaiʻi and the global community.

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Kenny Endo
Takuma Itoh
Takeo Kudo
Queen Liliʻuokalani
Christopher Molina
June Phillips
Yoko Sato
Donald Reid Womack
Byron Yasui


Christopher Yohmei Blasdel
Kenny Endo
Raiatea Helm
Mika Kane
Jonathan Korth
I-Bei Lin
Darin Miyashiro
Christopher Molina
Kevin Morita
Aaron Salā
Anna Womack
Todd Yukumoto
Yingqi Zhao


University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa Music Department
2020BBS Planning Committee
East-West Center Arts Program
The PAʻI Foundation


November 24, 2020
7:30 pm–9:00 pm
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East West Center & UH Music at Mānoa