College of Humanities, Arts, and Sciences
Visiting artist Annette Richards will present an organ recital. Richards specializes in music of the Italian and North German Baroque, and has played concerts on numerous historic and modern instruments in Europe and the United States. She also regularly performs music from the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, and has won prizes in international competitions including the 1992 Dublin International Organ Competition and first prize for organ duo with David Yearsley at the Bruges Early Music Festival in 1994. She is currently on the faculty at Cornell University. 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 this performance as part of the Northern Iowa Bach Cantata Series. This event is free and open to the public.
Two of the largest and most popular choral ensembles on campus, plus an elite group with a rich tradition of excellence, the UNI Varsity Men’s Glee Club and UNI Singers will offer a shared spring concert with our premiere choral ensemble Concert Chorale. Conductor John Len Wiles will lead this engaging performance. This event is free and open to the public.
Faculty artist Matthew Andreini, percussion, will present a recital with repertoire to be announced. This event is free and open to the public.
Visiting artist Margarita Shevchenko will present a piano recital. Shevchenko has been internationally recognized for her Romantic music interpretations, especially Chopin. She has been the recipient of the "Special Chopin Prize" at five competitions in addition to seven top prizes she has won at major international piano competitions in Europe, Japan and the United States. She currently serves on the faculty at Michigan State University. This event is free and open to the public.
Under the direction of UNI professor of flute Angeleita Floyd, the Northern Iowa Flute Choir and Flute Studio will present its annual concert. This event is free and open to the public.
The UNI Concert Band will present a spring concert under the direction of Danny Galyen. This event is free and open to the public.
Under the direction of School of Music professor and conductor Rebecca Burkhardt, the Northern Iowa Symphony Orchestra will offer a spring performance featuring Jiang Liu, guest conductor, as well as Chang Qun Ao and Xiang Ao, featured composers. This event is ticketed. For tickets, call (319) 273-4TIX or visit uni.edu/unitix.
Under the direction of faculty artist Chris Merz and graduate student conductors, the School of Music will present a jazz combos concert. This event is free and open to the public.