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Symphony Orchestra Concert – livestream event

Date:
Sunday, April 25th
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Website:
https://finearts.illinoisstate.edu/live/

Event Description

The final concert by the ISU String Symphony will feature a world premiere by ISU composition faculty Dr. Roy Magnuson. Inspired by a saying by Gandhi “The enemy is fear. We think it is hate, but it is fear!”, DEFI is a piece inspired by the political events of today. The program will include a performance of the winning composition of the ISU RED NOTE New Music Festival Composition Competition. The concert will conclude with a performance of the dramatic Chamber Symphony by Shostakovich.

  • Roy Magnuson – DEFI (world premiere – 8’)
  • Maciej Balenkowski (Cracow, Poland) – Sinfonietta No. 2  – 2021 RED NOTE Composition Competition Winner
  • Shostakovich – Chamber Symphony Op. 110A (8th String Quartet)

For additional information contact Dr. Glenn Block (309)438-2540

If you will need special accommodations, please contact the event organizer.

Organizer

School of Music
Phone:
(309) 438-7631
Email:
music@IllinoisState.edu
Website:
http://www.cfa.ilstu.edu/music/

Venue

Center for Performing Arts
Room:
Concert Hall