IWU School of Music Presents Chamber Music Festival

March 25, 2008

BLOOMINGTON, Ill. – Illinois Wesleyan University’s School of Music will present the Illinois Chamber Music Festival Spring Concert on Saturday April 5 at 3 p.m. in Westbrook Auditorium of Presser Hall (1210 Park St., Bloomington).

The event is free and open to the public.

The concert will feature Illinois Wesleyan faculty and guest musicians including Lisa Nelson, adjunct professor of violin and viola at Illinois Wesleyan on viola; Nina Gordon, associate professor of cello and chamber music at Illinois Wesleyan, on cello; Mihai Craioveanu, professor of violin at Hope College, on violin; Deborah Craioveanu, founder of the Holland Area Junior Strings in Holland, Mich., on violin and Mark Clinton, associate professor of piano at the University of Nebraska- Lincoln School of Music, on piano.

The concert program will include:

 Sarabande and Variations by Handel-Halvorsen

Piano Trio in C Major K. 548 by W.Z. Mozart

    i. Allegro

    ii. Andante Cantabile

    iii. Allegro

Piano Quintet in A Major Op 81 by A Dvorak

    i. LA MAGGIORE, Allegro, ma non tanto

    ii. DUMKA, Andante con moto

    iii. SCHERZO (FURIANT), Molto vivace

    iv. FINALE, Allegro

For additional information, please contact Gordon at ngordon@iwu.edu.

Contact: Allegra Gallian, ’09 (309) 556-3181