Helmut Jasbar, classical guitar

Tuesday, April 9, 2019
7:30 PM
Cultural Arts CA1075 Beckwith Recital Hall
Event Type
Music Dept.
UNCW Department of Music

About the Artist
Helmut Jasbar, Austrian guitarist and composer, has toured the United States, Canada, South Africa, Asia and Europe regularly, performing at both jazz and classical music festivals. His concerts have been broadcast on television and radio in the United States, Canada, South Africa, Italy and Austria. His works have been published by Ama, Bosworth, (Cologne/London), Edition Margaux (Berlin), and Helbling Verlag (Innsbruck), among others, and have been performed by musicians such as the guitarist David Russell and Roland Dyens.
    Along with composing, recording, and performing, and writing for the stage, Jasbar hosts the regular radio talkshow Klassiktreffpunkt for 200,000 listeners on raio oe 1, the main public radio station in Austria. He founded both the “Pasticcio Preis” (CD prize) and the Vienna Guitar Festival which, as artistic director, coordinated for the Radiokulturhaus, Vienna.

No, I´ve Never Left Home
U.F.O. (Unidentified Folk Object)
3 Roundelays         
The Return of the 3rd Man
2 Pieces for Well-prepared Guitar
Dance of the Deskjockeys
No, I´ve Never Been to Africa
Song 17b
Things That Used to Be
A Song I Almost Forgot

All works composed by Helmut Jasbar except The Return Of The 3rd Man, written by Jasbar after a theme by Anton Karas.

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$6 general public, free to students with valid UNCW ID.

Advance tickets may be purchased online or by calling the box office at 910-962-3500 (M-F) 
Any remaining tickets will be available one hour prior to performance at the Cultural Arts  Box Office.
Don't forget! The box office closes 15 minutes after the start of a Department of Music event. 

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Directions to Beckwith Recital Hall:
Look under Arts and select Beckwith Recital Hall
Plenty of free parking, in front of the Cultural Arts Building and across the street.


Arrive on time: at least 10 minutes before start of concert
•   Arrive at the concert venue at least 10 minutes before the posted concert time. If you need to get a ticket at the box office, have your UNCW student ID ready and arrive at least another 5 sooner.
    •   The box office will only be open for ticket sales and distribution to students up until 15 minutes after the performance begins. 
    •   Students arriving 5 minutes after the start time of the event will not be admitted free with their UNCW ID card, and must purchase tickets in order to be admitted. If the box office has closed, students will not be admitted into the venue.

Concert attendance and program stamping
Programs for students registered in Department of Music classes are stamped by the ushers at the end of the performance. 
   •   If you leave before the concert ends, your program will not be stamped.
   •   If ushers should run out of programs, ask them to stamp your ticket stub at the end of the concert. Let your teacher know what happened. 

Use of electronic devices during performances
   •   use of computers, tablets, phones is not allowed during performances. Anyone using an electronic device will be asked to put it away. Noncompliance may result in being asked to leave the event.

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