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October 2019

Terry Virts - Mondavi Center - Oct 16, 2019
  • Wednesday, October 16, 2019 - 7:00pm

Sometimes, a little distance is all you need to see things in a brand-new way. For astronaut Terry Virts, his newfound perspective was from the International Space Station (ISS), where he installed the Cupola module, granting an unprecedented 360-degree view from the station.

Luca Pisaroni, bass-baritone - Mondavi Center - Oct 17, 2019
  • Thursday, October 17, 2019 - 8:00pm

Italian bass-baritone Luca Pisaroni, one of the most charismatic and versatile singers performing today, shares his distinct talent with the Mondavi Center audience.

Béla Fleck, Edgar Meyer & Zakir Hussain - Mondavi Center - Oct 18, 2019
  • Friday, October 18, 2019 - 8:00pm

Three masterful genre-benders and the leading virtuosos on their respective instruments, Béla Fleck (banjo), Zakir Hussain (tabla) and Edgar Meyer (bassist/multi-instrumentalist) move with ease among the genres of classical, bluegrass and world music.

Andrew Bird and Meshell Ndegeocello - Mondavi Center at UC Davis on October 21
  • Monday, October 21, 2019 - 7:00pm

Andrew Bird is an internationally acclaimed multi-instrumentalist, vocalist, whistler and songwriter. Bird has recorded and toured extensively worldwide.

Kendrick Scott Oracle - Mondavi Center - Oct 23-26, 2019
  • Wednesday, October 23, 2019 - 7:00pm
  • Thursday, October 24, 2019 - 8:00pm
  • Friday, October 25, 2019 - 8:00pm
  • Saturday, October 26, 2019 - 8:00pm

“Kendrick Scott has become the Art Blakey, Elvin Jones and Tony Williams of his generation,” says renowned trumpeter and bandleader Terence Blanchard.

November 2019

Joshua Bell, violin - Mondavi Center - Nov 2, 2019
  • Saturday, November 2, 2019 - 8:00pm

With a career spanning more than 30 years as a soloist, chamber musician, recording artist and conductor, Joshua Bell is one of the most celebrated violinists of his era.

Bonnie and Clyde - Mondavi Center - Nov 3, 2019
  • Sunday, November 3, 2019 - 2:00pm

This year’s Focus on Film series presents three films that coordinate with the Campus Community Book Project’s theme of gun violence. First in the series is the landmark film Bonnie and Clyde, regarded as one of the first films of the New Hollywood era because it broke many cinematic taboos and was popular with the younger generation.

Musica Nuda - Mondavi Center - Nov 13-16, 2019
  • Wednesday, November 13, 2019 - 7:00pm
  • Thursday, November 14, 2019 - 8:00pm
  • Friday, November 15, 2019 - 8:00pm
  • Saturday, November 16, 2019 - 8:00pm

Comprised of just two musicians from Italy, Petra Magoni (voice) and Ferruccio Spinetti (double bass), Musica Nuda is a prime example of an ensemble whose value is greater than the sum of its parts.

Merce Cunningham Centenary - Mondavi Center - Nov 16, 2019
  • Saturday, November 16, 2019 - 8:00pm

Honoring what would have been Merce Cunningham’s 100th birthday, CNDC d’Angers and Artistic Director Robert Swinston bring together two of Cunningham’s landmark works, Beach Birds and BIPED, each with live musical accompaniment.

Zurich Chamber Orchestra - Mondavi Center - Nov. 19, 2019
  • Tuesday, November 19, 2019 - 7:00pm

For this program, violinist Daniel Hope (artistic planner at the New Century Chamber Orchestra) and company pair Vivaldi’s classic Four Seasons with German composer Max Richter’s riveting re-interpretation of the piece.

Harlem 100 - Mondavi Center - Nov, 22, 2019
  • Friday, November 22, 2019 - 8:00pm

Featuring the music of Fats Waller, Duke Ellington, Billie Holiday, Bessie Smith and Ethel Waters, as well as a nine-piece band with three dancers, Harlem 100 celebrates one of the most influential artistic movements of our country and gives insight into Harlem then and now.

December 2019

Alexander String Quartet 2 - Mondavi Center
  • Sunday, December 8, 2019 - 2:00pm

Join the Alexander String Quartet as they explore the complete string quartets of Shostakovich over two seasons, performing Quartets 9 and 10 on this program. 

Alexander String Quartet - Mondavi Center at UC Davis - Dec 8, 2019
  • Sunday, December 8, 2019 - 7:00pm

Join the Alexander String Quartet as they explore the complete string quartets of Shostakovich over two seasons, performing Quartets 9 and 10 on this program. 

Mary Chapin Carpenter and Shawn Colvin - Mondavi Center - Dec 6-7, 2019
  • Sunday, December 8, 2019 - 7:00pm

Mary Chapin Carpenter and Shawn Colvin will embark on a series of tour dates throughout the fall of 2019. Carpenter and Colvin—longtime friends for over 30 years— will appear on stage together as an intimate acoustic duo, swapping songs and sharing stories.

Danu - Mondavi Center - Dec 14, 2019
  • Saturday, December 14, 2019 - 8:00pm

The cracking Irish band Danú returns to the Mondavi Center with special guests for An Emerald Isle Christmas, celebrating the holiday, as well as Danú’s 25th anniversary, in time-honored Irish fashion.



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