Newsletter 01-2012

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WELCOME…

to the e-newsletter from the Indiana University Jacobs School of Music Composition Department. Please forward this newsletter to colleagues, students, and other interested parties in Bloomington and elsewhere.

Alumni: Please make sure that you are listed correctly on our Alumni page and send any updated information to the coordinator.


UPCOMING EVENTS

(* Starred events are REQUIRED for IU composition students.)

Current list of ALL School of Music Events
Current list of Composition Department related Events and Announcements

JANUARY

DOCTORAL SAXOPHONE RECITAL – Heidi Siberz

Sunday, Jan. 15, 2:00pm, Auer Hall

Sang Mi Ahn – Monologue for tenor saxophone.

COMPUTER MUSIC RECITAL – CECM

Saturday, Jan. 21, 2:00pm, Auer Hall
CONCERT ORCHESTRA – Pascal Verrot

Wednesday, Jan. 25, 4:00pm, MAC

Yoomi Paick – Center Ground (dissertation)

* GUEST COMPOSER SEMINAR – Frederic Rzewski

Monday, Jan. 30, 7:00pm, Sweeney Hall

OUT OF THE ORDINARY: MUSIC OF DON FREUND FOR ORGAN AND BRASS – John Rommel, trumpet; Janette Fishell, organ.

Tuesday, Jan. 31, 8:00pm, Auer Hall

FEBRUARY

GUEST LECTURE – David Liptak

Wednesday, Feb. 1, 4:00pm, MAC040

GUEST RECITAL – Frederic Rzewski, pianist/composer

Wednesday, Feb. 1, 8:00pm, Auer Hall

GUEST LECTURE – Frederic Rzewski

Thursday, Feb. 2, 3:00pm, Ford Hall

* NEW MUSIC ENSEMBLE – D. Dzubay

David Liptak & Frederic Rzewski, guest composers

Thursday, Feb. 2, 8:00pm, Auer Hall

Knussen: Two Organa 
Druckman: Valentine
Rzewski: Knight, Death & Devil 
Liptak: Star Bright
Dzubay: Labyrinth


NEWS: CURRENT STUDENTS

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Benjamin Taylor



Benjamin Taylor’s Leap for chamber orchestra was chosen for performance atGAMMA-UT in Austin, Texas. The twelfth annual GAMMA-UT Conference and Concert will take place at The University of Texas at Austin on the evening of Saturday, April 14th, 2012. The newly-formed Sonorous Ensemble will be the ensemble in residence for the GAMMA-UT conference. This group is comprised of professional musicians in the Austin area who are experienced performers of contemporary music. The theme of this year’s conference is “Music and Structures of Society.” The keynote speaker for this year’s conference is bestselling author, cultural historian, critic, and music programmer Joseph Horowitz, who will give a talk on the future of classical music in the United States, in conjunction with presentations by selected student scholars.

Elliott Bark’s Three Musical Moments for Solo Violin has been chosen as a Finalist of the International Music Prize for Excellence in Composition 2011, Thessaloniki Greece.
Melody Eötvös’ composition for fixed-media Die hohle Höhle, has been selected to be presented on the Sonic Rain Concert Series, Sunday, January 29, 2012 at the University of Oregon School of Music.

NEWS: ALUMNI

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Elizabeth Ogonek



Elizabeth Ogonek (BM 2010) has been named one of the three 2012 Marshall Scholars. Valued at over $60,000, the scholarship pays for graduate study at any university in the United Kingdom, including fees, living expenses, fares to and from the  U.S., and grants for books, research, daily travel and a thesis. The scholarships were founded by the British Parliament in 1953 to commemorate the Marshall Plan, in which the United States helped the countries of Western Europe rebuild after the destruction of World War II.


Regards,
David Dzubay, Chair
Composition Department
Indiana University Jacobs School of Music
ddzubay@indiana.edu

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