Illinois Wesleyan University School of Music presents

New Music Series Spring 2014



All events are in Westbrook Auditorium unless otherwise specified

January 18

IWU Jazz Festival
Timothy Pitchford, Director
The IWU Jazz Ensemble performs with guest bassist/composer Kris Berg
12:45 p.m.

   
February 8

Guest Concert
Trevor Saint, extended glockenspiel
Nick Fox, percussion
A concert of innovative percussion music including Growth Medium by IWU composer David Vayo, composed for Saint and Fox
7:30 p.m.

   
February 22

Guest Performance
Brad Decker, bass
Zlatko Ćosić, video artist
Live improvisation in sound and image
7:30 p.m.

 
   
February 25

New Music Cafe
Featuring the music of Mexican guest composer Georgina Derbez, IWU composer Jonathan Green, and Illinois State University’s Martha Horst
8 PM

   
February 27

Guest Concert
Concordance
An evening of composed and improvised music for oboe, trumpet, violin and piano
8 p.m.

   
March 6

Student Composition Concert
8 p.m.

   
March 18

Collegiate Choir Home Tour Concert
J. Scott Ferguson, Director
Featuring Co Choir’s 2013-14 commission by John Orfe, along with contemporary music by Sandström and Eben
Wesley United Methodist Church
502 East Front Street, Bloomington
8 p.m.

   
April 6

Alumni Guest Concert
Brian Baxter, composer/percussionist
Lucas Gullickson, composer/pianist/vocalist
These two members of the Class of ’07 are important figures in the Chicago new-music scene
3 p.m.

   
April 17

Student Composition Concert
8 p.m.

   

All events are free and open to the public