Student Composition Concert

April 4, 2012 

BLOOMINGTON, Ill. – The Illinois Wesleyan University School of Music will present a student composition concert on Thursday, April 5 at 8 p.m. in the Westbrook Auditorium of Presser Hall (1210 Park St., Bloomington). The performance is part of the IWU New Music Series and is free and open to the public.

The concert will feature compositions by sophomore music major Abby Lyons from Oak Park, Ill., senior music composition major Qingfan Jiang, from Interlochen, Mich., and first year music composition majors: William Greenlee from Western Springs, Ill., Nora Buckingham from Carlyle, Ill. and Ethan Berg from Chicago.

The concert will include Lyons' composition An Alien Fell in Love with the Spacegirl, Greenlee's Memory, Jiang's Theme and Variations for Solo Violin, Buckingham's Celtic Folk Song Arrangements: Beach Spring, Slane, O Waly, Waly and Berg's A Difficult Piece in About Two Minutes.

For more information, contact the Illinois Wesleyan School of Music Office at (309) 556-3061.

Contact: Natalya Grabavoy, '13 (309) 556-3181,