Includes Don Freund’s SeeNoHearNoSpeakNo for Viola, Bass, and Percussion, choreographed as Flawed by Elizabeth Shea. Rose Wollman, viola, Dorian Jackman, bass, and Brain McNulty percussion will perform along with 3 dancers.
Faculty Recital (AH)
Don Freund, piano
Sunday, Jan. 17 | 8pm | Auer Hall
From Well-Tempered Clavier, Book I (BWV 854-857) Prelude and Fugue in E Major Prelude and Fugue in E Minor Prelude and Fugue in F Major Prelude and Fugue in F Minor From Well-Tempered Clavier, Book II (BWV 878-881) Prelude and Fugue in E Major Prelude and Fugue in E Minor Prelude and Fugue in F Major Prelude and Fugue in F Minor
There will be introductory remarks for each half of the recital, and color-coded scores will be projected.
Philharmonic Orchestra (MAC)
Paul Nadler, conductor; TBA, viola
Wednesday, Jan. 27 | 8pm | Musical Arts Center
Beethoven: Consecration of the House Overture, Op. 124 Schnittke: Viola Concerto (1985) Sibelius: Symphony No. 3 in C Major, Op. 52
Former IU composer John Eaton Dies at 80
On Dec. 2, 2015, John Eaton passed away at the age of 80. The day before, he had suffered a stroke on the way to a performance of his Fantasy Romance for cello and piano in NYC and subsequently died due to complications. He was a member of the IU composition faculty for more than 20 years and was a major proponent of microtonal composition. John was a pioneer of live electronic performance in the 1960’s and ’70’s, performing over 1000 concerts worldwide. He was also known as a leading figure for incorporating live electronics into his operas and vocal music. For more information regarding his life and work, click here.