School of Music
Visiting artists Michael Norsworthy, clarinet, and David Gompper, piano, will collaborate to present a recital. Michael Norsworthy’s virtuosity and unique voice on the clarinet have made him a sought after soloist and chamber music collaborator and garnered praise from critics and audiences around the globe. Michael will collaborate with pianist David Gompper, a celebrated composer and performer who has worked professionally as pianist, conductor and composer throughout the United States and abroad. This event is free and open to the public.
Members of the UNI Cantorei, Wind Symphony and Northern Iowa Symphony Orchestra will collaborate under the direction of conductor John Len Wiles to present Bach’s Komm du süße Todesstunde, BWV 161. This event is free and open to the public.
Under the direction of percussion professor Randy Hogancamp and percussion instructor 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.
Under the direction of UNI School of Music professor of viola Julia Bullard, the UNI Viola Studio will offer a fall concert. This event is free and open to the public.
New School of Music faculty artist Ann Bradfield will present her first saxophone recital at UNI. Repertoire and collaborators to be announced. This event is free and open to the public.
UNI School of Music faculty artist Tina Su will present a performance and a series of workshops involving guest artist Jeff Nelsen, horn. The recital performance will be held on Friday, Oct. 11 at 8 p.m. in Davis Hall, GBPAC. Nelsen is best known as the hornist of the world famous Canadian Brass, with whom he toured and recorded for 8 years. As a horn soloist, he has performed concerti with orchestra, and his uniquely engaging recitals on five continents. Jeff has performed with dozens of orchestras including the New York Philharmonic, Chicago, Boston, San Francisco, Houston, and National Symphonies, Philadelphia and Minnesota Orchestras, and the Canadian and New York City Opera Companies. For more information on this event, contact Yu-Ting.Su@uni.edu.
UNI Jazz Band One, under the direction of Chris Merz will offer a shared fall concert with the Jazz Panthers, led by Robert Washut. Repertoire and soloists to be announced. This event is free and open to the public.
UNI School of Music faculty artist Dmitri Vorobiev will present a piano recital featuring the work of Ludwig van Beethoven. The fifth in a series, Vorobiev plans to perform all piano works of Beethoven in concert at UNI. This event is free and open to the public.
Visiting ensemble KROM will present a recital. The KROM Trio features Adam Kromelow, piano, Raviv Markovitz, bass and Jason Burger, drums. With their fresh, genre-crossing sound, the Adam Kromelow Trio is making a name for themselves as an up-and-coming force in today’s music scene. Unafraid to push boundaries, this ensemble creates music that reflects their affinity for rock and jazz music resulting in a sound that is powerful and unpredictable. This is event is free and open to the public.
The UNI School of Music presents its annual Vocal Arts Festival for high school student vocalists preparing for All-State competition and interested in vocal music at UNI. A concert will be held on Monday, Oct. 7 at 6:30 p.m. in the Great Hall, GBPAC. This event does require registration. For more information, please contact Dyan.Meyer@uni.edu.