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Junior Recital: Alexa Letourneau & Mark Mathison, composition

Junior Recital: Alexa Letourneau & Mark Mathison, composition

Sunday, November 11th at 11:00 AM in Westbrook Auditorium, Mark Mathison and Alexa Letourneau present a concert of eight pieces composed within the last 3 years, performed in collaboration with some of their good friends at Illinois Wesleyan. The recital is free and open to the public, and a reception […]

 
 

Sara Quah Band: Anthony SanFilippo

Sara Quah Band: Anthony SanFilippo

Anthony SanFilippo will be playing drums on November 10th at Nightshop 517 N Main, Bloomington with Sara Quah Band at 8:30.  Special guests Oceana will start at 6:30. The Sara Quah Band is releasing their new single, “Make Me Yours”, so don’t miss out on this special event! For more information and tickets, please […]

 
 

General Recital 3

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There will be General Recital this Thursday, November 1st in Westbrook Auditorium at 4:00 PM. Forms can be picked up at the Music Office and are due by 5:00 PM, October 30th.

 
 

New Music Cafe

New Music Cafe

One of the School of Music’s newest faculty members, John Orfe, will be the featured artist for the November 1st New Music Cafe concert.  Two of Professor Orfe’s compositions are on the program, along with his piano transcription of a movement from Shostakovich’s eighth symphony.  Other music includes four movements […]

 
 

Fall Choral Concert

Fall Choral Concert

The IWU University and Collegiate Choirs will hold their annual Fall Concert this Sunday, November 4 at 3pm at Wesley United Methodist Church. Led by Dr. J. Scott Ferguson, the choirs will perform works by Palestrina, Vaughn Williams, Herzogenberg, Dove, Gyöngyösi, and others. This concert will also feature Urmy Das, […]

 
 

Halloween Jazz Concert & Costume Contest

Halloween Jazz Concert & Costume Contest

The Illinois Wesleyan Jazz Ensemble presents the annual Halloween Jazz Concert and Costume Contest, under the direction of Glenn Wilson. On Saturday, October 27th at 7:30 PM, Westbrook Auditorium will be filled with music from Thad Jones, Nat Adderley, Gordon Goodwin, Duke Ellington, and more. Joining the ensemble are professors […]

 
 

Heinavanker Ensemble

Heinavanker Ensemble

Illinois Wesleyan University’s School of Music will host the Heinavanker Ensemble at 8 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 23 in Evelyn Chapel (1301 N Park St. Bloomington). The concert is free and open to the public. The IWU Collegiate Choir will join Heinavanker to perform Mu süda ärka üles, arranged by Margo Kōlar, at the conclusion […]

 
 

Guest Lecturer- Martin Atkins: How to Make an extra 100K

Guest Lecturer- Martin Atkins: How to Make an extra 100K

Martin Atkins presents How to Make an Extra 100K this Wednesday, October 24th, from 2:00-4:00 PM in Presser 308. His presentation is free and open to the public and will count for 14X lecture credit. In the wake of his 3rd release, Band:Smart, Martin Atkins will show you that $uce$$ […]

 
 

Student Composition Concert

Student Composition Concert

Three student composers will perform their music on the Oct. 25 Student Composition Concert.  Mitch Galgan will play a set of pieces for solo bass, Yuqian Zhang will sing with an accompaniment of recorded electronics, and Paul Johnson will play a structured improvisation.  The concert takes place in Westbrook at 8 PM, and […]

 
 

Religion, Music, and the Humanities: Cantus Novus

Religion, Music, and the Humanities: Cantus Novus

Cantus Novus will perform this Sunday, October 28th at 3:00 PM in Evelyn Chapel. The concert is free and open to the public. Cantus Novus, a semi-professional vocal chamber ensemble based in Bloomington, Illinois, was founded in 2001 to provide outstanding performance opportunities for distiguished community vocalists in Central Illinois. […]