Students from the UNI tuba and euphonium studio will perform in this recital, led by tuba/euphonium professor Jesse Orth. This event is free and open to the public.
School of Music
Under the direction of faculty artist and conductor Rebecca Burkhardt, the Northern Iowa Symphony Orchestra will offer its fall concert. This event is ticketed. For tickets, call 319-273-4TIX.
Kairos Trio, comprised of UNI faculty artists Cayla Bellamy, bassoon, Amanda McCandless, clarinet, and Heather Peyton, oboe, will present a chamber music recital. Additional collaborators and repertoire to be announced. This event is free and open to the public.
Under the direction of UNI School of Music faculty artists and conductors Amy Kotsonis and John Len Wiles, the UNI Women’s Chorus and Varsity Men’s Glee Club will offer a shared fall choral music concert. This event is free and open to the public.
Visiting artist Mary Stolper will present a flute recital. Stolper is a frequent soloist and chamber music performer who has made guest appearances throughout the United States and Europe. Currently, Ms. Stolper is Principal Flute of the Grant Park Symphony, Chicago Opera Theater, Music of the Baroque and the new music ensemble Fulcrum Point. As an active studio musician she has also played for hundreds of TV and radio commercials. This event is free and open to the public.
Faculty artist Angeleita Floyd will coordinate this hands-on workshop for flutists. Visiting artist Mary Stolper will present a master class at 6 p.m. For more information, contact Angeleita.Floyd@uni.edu.
This day-long workshop for double bass players and enthusiasts will feature classical and jazz bass master classes, clinics, and concerts. For more information or to register, visit www.uni.edu/music/uni-bass-jamboree.
Visiting artist Adam Larson will present a saxophone recital. Upon completion of his Bachelor’s degree at The Manhattan School of Music in May of 2012, Larson was selected as a member of the inaugural Manhattan School of Music Jazz Institute to continue his studies as a Master’s student, where he graduated with honors as the recipient of the William H. Borden Award for Outstanding performance in Jazz Performance in 2014. With three records under his belt, Larson’s latest, entitled “Selective Amnesia”, was released on the Inner Circle Music Label and was featured in the New York Times, Downbeat, Saxophone Journal and several other publications in print and online. Larson keeps an active schedule with his quintet and as a sideman, having performed at numerous esteemed venues across the U.S. This event is free and open to the public.
Under the direction of percussion faculty artists Ryan Frost and Matthew Andreini, the UNI Percussion, Marimba, West African Drum and Kaji-Daiko (Taiko) Ensembles will offer their fall concert. This event is free and open to the public.
Visiting artist Michael Mermagen will present a cello recital. Mermagen made his debut at age sixteen with the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra after being the recipient of its Young Soloist’s Award. He holds degrees from the Peabody Conservatory and The Juilliard School. Mermagen was a soloist with the National Orchestra of New York, where he held the prestigious Emanuel Feuermann principal cello chair. This event is free and open to the public.