Illinois Wesleyan University School of Music presents

New Music Series, Spring 2016

All events are in Westbrook Auditorium unless otherwise specified

 

January 12th

Faculty Recital
Jonathan Green, Composition
8:00 P.M.

January 17th

Guest Recital
Andrew Arceci, bass viola da gamba
Old and new music for a Renaissance instrument
Evelyn Chapel
3:00 PM

January 31st

Faculty Concert
Joseph Plazak/David Vayo
Improvisations, world premieres, and Steve Reich’s minimalist classic Electric Counterpoint
7:30 PM

February 12th

Symposium of Contemporary Music
Kyle Gann, guest composer/musicologist
“Charles Ives: Translating Literature Into Sound”
Presser Hall 258
7:30 PM

February 13th

Symposium of Contemporary Music
Concert of Music by Kyle Gann
Featuring Two World Premieres
7:30 PM

February 23rd

Student Composition Concert
8:00 PM

 February 26th

Illinois Wesleyan Civic Orchestra
Lev Ivanov, Director
Program includes Pentamerous Calamity by Jeremy Gruner ‘16

February 27th

Khasma Duo
Contemporary music for two pianos, featuring the world premiere of Times and Places by David Vayo
7:30 PM

March 10th

New Music Cafe
Featuring music by guest composers Matthew Peterson (Sweden/USA) and Eric Malmquist (IWU ’07)
8:00 PM

March 22nd

Collegiate Choir Tour Home Concert
Contemporary music by Lawson, Swider, Sisask, Lindberg, and Ligeti
Wesley United Methodist Church, 502 E. Front St., Bloomington
8:00 PM

March 26th

Senior Composition Recital: Timothy McDunn
5:00 PM

March 26th   

Senior Composition Recital: Jeremy Gruner
7:30 PM

 April 1st  

Unlicensed Syncopation
Andrew Dahan, Director
An evening of vocal jazz
7:30 PM

April 2nd

IWU Opera Theatre
Including selections from American Spring by Samuel Mullooly ‘16
7:30 PM

April 3rd

IWU Opera Theatre
Including selections from American Spring by Samuel Mullooly ‘16
3:00 PM

April 5th

Spring Choral Concert
Featuring the world premiere of Lampl’s Collegiate Choir commission and music by Malmquist and Sisask
Second Presbyterian Church,
404 N. Prairie St.,
Bloomington
8:00 PM

April 9th

Senior Composition Recital: Joseph Bakke
7:30 PM

April 14th

Improvisation Class Concert
8:00 PM

April 18th

Jazz Combos, Tim Pitchford, Director 
8:00 PM

April 19th 

Student Composition Concert
8:00 PM

All events are free and open to the public