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Kemp Recital Hall

Location:
Kemp Recital Hall 401 S. School Street
Normal, IL

Kemp Recital Hall is located inside Centennial East.

Past Events

November 2019

Senior Recital: Martin Czernicki, tuba

Date:
Saturday, November 9th 2019
Time:
5:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Student recital

Guest Artist Recital: Lauren Hodges, viola

Date:
Saturday, November 9th 2019
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

For additional information contact Dr. Kate Lewis (309)438-2951

Percussion Ensemble Concert

Date:
Sunday, November 10th 2019
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

ISU Percussion Ensemble, under the direction of Dr. David Collier and Dr. Ben Stiers, will present their fall concert in Kemp Recital Hall on the campus of Illinois State University. The intimacy and communication of chamber music is explored as the ensemble performs a variety of smaller ensemble groupings. The beautiful interweaving of rhythmic melodic and minimalistic lines is found in the marimba quintet Gravity by Mark Mellits. Using similar melodic techniques but placing them on top of a dance-like…

Music Factory

Date:
Monday, November 11th 2019
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

For additional information contact Dr. Martha Horst (309)438-5447

Cancelled: Chamber String and Piano Recital

Date:
Tuesday, November 12th 2019
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

For additional information contact Dr. Adriana Ransom (309)438-8009

Joint French Horn Recital: Leah Young and Megan Oglesby

Date:
Tuesday, November 12th 2019
Time:
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Student recital

Chamber Winds

Date:
Wednesday, November 13th 2019
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

For additional information contact Dr. Kim Risinger (309)438-8100

Jazz Combos Concert

Date:
Thursday, November 14th 2019
Time:
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

For additional information contact (309)438-2541

African Drumming and Dance

Date:
Friday, November 15th 2019
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

For additional information contact Dr. Oforiwaa Aduonum (309)438-7340

Senior Recital: Blaise Mollet, tenor

Date:
Saturday, November 16th 2019
Time:
1:30 pm - 2:00 pm

Student recital

Senior recital: Michelle Cervantes, soprano

Date:
Saturday, November 16th 2019
Time:
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Student recital

Senior Recital: Mary Pat Robey, horn

Date:
Saturday, November 16th 2019
Time:
3:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Student recital

Senior Recital: Thomas Wade, horn

Date:
Saturday, November 16th 2019
Time:
4:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Student recital

Senior Recital: Zacharias Coronado, baritone

Date:
Saturday, November 16th 2019
Time:
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Student recital

Senior Recital: Alyssa Dees, oboe

Date:
Saturday, November 16th 2019
Time:
7:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Student recital

On the Brink of Normal

Date:
Saturday, November 16th 2019
Time:
8:00 pm - 9:30 pm

RSO acapella singing

Community School for the Arts Winter Concert

Date:
Sunday, November 17th 2019
Time:
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

For additional information contact Dr. Adriana Ransom (309)438-8009

Senior Recital: Amelia O’Donnell, flute

Date:
Sunday, November 17th 2019
Time:
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Student recital

Senior Recital: Rebecca Hartmann, french horn

Date:
Sunday, November 17th 2019
Time:
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Student recital

Senior Recital: Jonathan Popper, flute

Date:
Sunday, November 17th 2019
Time:
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Student recital

Opera Practicum Performance

Date:
Tuesday, November 19th 2019
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Join us on Tuesday, November 19th for the Opera Practicum Performance recital! The recital will take place in Kemp Recital Hall at Illinois State University. The program will include the following: Three American Operas: Virgil Thomson’s Capital Capitals Samuel Barber’s A Hand of Bridge Ned Rorem’s Three Sisters Who Are Not Sisters Virgil Thomson’s Capital Capitals, 1927 (libretto by Gertrude Stein) First Capital, tenor Leo Wang Second Capital, tenor Zachary Bodnar Third Capital, baritone Dominic Regner Fourth Capital, bass Nathan…

Collaborative Piano Recital

Date:
Wednesday, November 20th 2019
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

For additional information contact Dr. Geoffrey Duce (309)438-2409

Cancelled: Guest Artist Recital: Caroline Eva Chin, violin

Date:
Thursday, November 21st 2019
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

For addtional information contact Dr. Sarah Gentry (309)438-3458

Graduate Recital: Tzu Hsuan Yang, piano

Date:
Friday, November 22nd 2019
Time:
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Student Recital

Cancelled: Senior Recital: Bradley Sarmiento, bassoon

Date:
Friday, November 22nd 2019
Time:
7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Student recital

January 2020

String Project Honors Recital

Date:
Sunday, January 12th
Time:
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

For additional information cotnact Dr. Adriana Ransom (309)438-8009

Jury Recognition Recital

Date:
Monday, January 27th
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

For additional information contact Dr. David Collier (309)438-8022

February 2020

Red Note New Music Festival

Date:
Monday, February 10th
Time:
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

ISU students and faculty present a program of works by featured guest composers Stacy Garrop and David Rakowski. For additional information contact Dr. Carl Schimmel (309)438-3477

Red Note New Music Festival

Date:
Tuesday, February 11th
Time:
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

NOW Ensemble performs 21st-century compositions for their unique five-piece ensemble, including works commissioned by NOW. For additional information contact Dr. Carl Schimmel (309)438-3477

Red Note New Music Festival

Date:
Wednesday, February 12th
Time:
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

NOW Ensemble and Transient Canvas present a concert of premieres by the participants in the RED NOTE New Music Festival Composition Workshop. For additional information contact Dr. Carl Schimmel (309)438-3477

Guest Artist Master Class: Kelley Hijleh, vocal pedagogue

Date:
Thursday, February 20th
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

For additional information contact Elizabeth Thompson (309) 438-8856

Graduate Recital: Elliot Godinez, percussion

Date:
Sunday, February 23rd
Time:
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Student performance

Graduate Recital: Samantha Adams, flute

Date:
Sunday, February 23rd
Time:
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Student performance

Junior Recital: Natalie Anne Lindig, flute

Date:
Sunday, February 23rd
Time:
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Student Recital

Guest Artist Master Class and Recital: Chris Dickey, tuba

Date:
Tuesday, February 25th
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

For additional information contact Dr. Andy Rummel (309) 438-5817

March 2020

Guest Artist: Illinois Arts Trio

Date:
Sunday, March 1st
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Aaron Jacobs, violin; Tatiana-Shustova, piano; and Amy Catron, cello For additional information contact Aaron Jacobs at amjaco5@IllinoisState.edu

Cancelled: (Cancelled) Senior Recital: Zachary Lew, trombone

Date:
Friday, March 20th
Time:
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Student recital

Cancelled: (Cancelled) Junior Recital: Jessica Bella, mezzo soprano

Date:
Friday, March 20th
Time:
7:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Student performance

Cancelled: (Cancelled) Junior Recital: Steven Bomar, jazz percussion

Date:
Friday, March 20th
Time:
8:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Student performance

Cancelled: (Cancelled) Senior Recital: Sophie Remmert, voice

Date:
Saturday, March 21st
Time:
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Student performance

Cancelled: (Cancelled) Graduate Recital: Leo Wang, tenor

Date:
Saturday, March 21st
Time:
7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Student performance

Cancelled: (Cancelled) Graduate Recital: Miguel Lumbao, classical guitar

Date:
Sunday, March 22nd
Time:
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Student Performance

Cancelled: (Cancelled) Senior Recital: Brian Zielinski, clarinet

Date:
Sunday, March 22nd
Time:
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Student performance

Cancelled: (Cancelled) Senior Recital: Brennon Best, flute

Date:
Sunday, March 22nd
Time:
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Student performance

Cancelled: (Cancelled) Pi Kappa Lambda Induction

Date:
Monday, March 23rd
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

For additional information contact Dr. Tim Fredstrom (309)438-5174

Cancelled: (Cancelled) Guest Artist Recital: Ivana Franisci, piano

Date:
Wednesday, March 25th
Time:
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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

Cancelled: (Cancelled) Black Music Showcase and Sing Along

Date:
Friday, March 27th
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

For additional information contact Dr. Oforiwaa Aduonum (309)438-7340

Cancelled: (Cancelled) Junior Recital: Daniel King, clarinet

Date:
Saturday, March 28th
Time:
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Student performance

Cancelled: (Cancelled) Junior Recital: Grace Suglich, flute

Date:
Saturday, March 28th
Time:
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Student performance

Cancelled: (Cancelled) Senior Recital: Magnus Urosev, flute

Date:
Saturday, March 28th
Time:
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Student performance

Cancelled: (Cancelled) Senior Recital: Emanuel Guzman, trombone

Date:
Saturday, March 28th
Time:
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Student performance

Cancelled: (Cancelled) Joint Trumpet Recital: Alice Kabira and Andrew Ossler

Date:
Sunday, March 29th
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Student performance

Cancelled: (Cancelled) Joint Trumpet Recital: Trevor Gould and Alexandra Karafotias

Date:
Sunday, March 29th
Time:
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Student performance

Cancelled: (Cancelled) Joint Trumpet Recital: Trevor Gould and Alexandra Karafotias

Date:
Sunday, March 29th
Time:
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Student performance

Cancelled: (Cancelled) Guest Artist Recital: Avalon Quartet

Date:
Tuesday, March 31st
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

For additional information contact Dr. Carl Schimmel (309)438-3477

April 2020

Cancelled: (Cancelled) Senior Recital: Samuel Frosch, clarinet

Date:
Thursday, April 2nd
Time:
7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Student recital

Cancelled: (Cancelled) Graduate Recital: Tzu Hsuan Yang, soprano

Date:
Friday, April 3rd
Time:
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Student performance

Cancelled: (Cancelled) Graduate Recital: Christopher Aman, viola

Date:
Saturday, April 4th
Time:
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Student performance

Cancelled: (Cancelled) Senior Recital: Riley Nahlik, tenor

Date:
Saturday, April 4th
Time:
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Student performance

Cancelled: (Cancelled) Senior Recital: Rachel Cremer, mezzo soprano

Date:
Saturday, April 4th
Time:
8:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Student performance

Cancelled: (Cancelled) Senior Recital: Marwin Esguerra, sax

Date:
Sunday, April 5th
Time:
11:30 am - 12:30 pm

Student recital

Cancelled: (Cancelled) Senior Recital: Sarah Lange, flute

Date:
Sunday, April 5th
Time:
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Student performance

Cancelled: (Cancelled) Senior Recital: Rhoda Kay Roberts, violin

Date:
Sunday, April 5th
Time:
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Student recital

Cancelled: (Cancelled) Graduate Recital: Zachary Taylor, conducting

Date:
Sunday, April 5th
Time:
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Student peformance

Cancelled: (Cancelled) Senior Recital: Kaela Bonow, flute

Date:
Sunday, April 5th
Time:
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Student performance

Cancelled: (Cancelled) Senior Recital: Evan Gallermo, tenor

Date:
Sunday, April 5th
Time:
7:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Student recital

Cancelled: (Cancelled) Charles W. Bolen Faculty Recital: Faculty Brass

Date:
Tuesday, April 7th
Time:
8:00 pm - 9:30 pm

For additional information contact Dr. Andy Rummel (309) 438-5817

Cancelled: (Cancelled) Senior Recital: Matthew Davis, baritone

Date:
Thursday, April 9th
Time:
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Student recital

Cancelled: (Cancelled) Graduate Recital: Davis Hale, saxophone

Date:
Friday, April 10th
Time:
7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Student performance

Cancelled: (Cancelled) Graduate Recital: Tyler Schaefers, saxophone

Date:
Saturday, April 11th
Time:
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Student Recital

Cancelled: (Cancelled) Graduate Recital: Chieh-Chun Chen, piano

Date:
Saturday, April 11th
Time:
8:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Student performance

Cancelled: (Cancelled) ISU Guitar Ensemble Recital

Date:
Monday, April 13th
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

For additional information contact Dr. Angelo Favis (309)438-7123

Cancelled: (Cancelled) Vickers Voice Studio Recital

Date:
Tuesday, April 14th
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

For additional information contact Dr. Justin Vickers (309) 438-8855

Cancelled: (Cancelled) Graduate Recital: Ye Eun Eom, collaborative piano

Date:
Tuesday, April 14th
Time:
8:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Student performance

Cancelled: (Cancelled) Senior Recital: Grace Zimmerman, piano

Date:
Wednesday, April 15th
Time:
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Student performance

Cancelled: (Cancelled) Guest Artist Recital: Dr. Zhe Li, piano

Date:
Wednesday, April 15th
Time:
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

For additional information contact Dr. Tuyen Tonnu (309)438-8423

Cancelled: (Cancelled) Joint Horn Recital: Mary Monaghan and Ben Wyland

Date:
Wednesday, April 15th
Time:
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Student recital

Cancelled: (Cancelled) Chamber String and Piano Recital

Date:
Thursday, April 16th
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

For additional information contact Dr. Adriana Ransom (309)438-8009

Cancelled: (Cancelled) Graduate Recital: Bianca D’Avila Do Prado, cello

Date:
Sunday, April 19th
Time:
10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Student performance

Cancelled: (Cancelled) Senior Recital: Elizabeth Briney, flute

Date:
Sunday, April 19th
Time:
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Student performance

Cancelled: (Cancelled) Junior Recital: Brianne Steif, flute

Date:
Sunday, April 19th
Time:
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Student performance

Cancelled: (Cancelled) Graduate Recital: Zachary Taylor, trumpet

Date:
Sunday, April 19th
Time:
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Student performance

Cancelled: (Cancelled) Senior Recital: MacKenzie Ahlman, mezzo soprano

Date:
Sunday, April 19th
Time:
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Student performance

Cancelled: (Cancelled) Joint Trumpet Recital: Eric Caldwell and Brendan Korak

Date:
Sunday, April 19th
Time:
7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Student performance

Cancelled: (Cancelled) Music Factory

Date:
Monday, April 20th
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

For additional information contact Dr. Martha Horst (309)438-5447

Cancelled: (Cancelled) Collaborative Piano Recital

Date:
Tuesday, April 21st
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Student collaborative pianists present duo works, together with their instrumental and vocal partners. For additional information contact Dr. Geoffrey Duce (309) 438-2409

Cancelled: (Cancelled) African Drumming and Dance

Date:
Wednesday, April 22nd
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

For additional information contact Dr. Oforiwaa Aduonum (309)438-7340

Cancelled: (Cancelled) Jazz Combos

Date:
Thursday, April 23rd
Time:
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

For additional information contact Dr. Tom Marko (309)438-2541

Cancelled: (Cancelled) Graduate Recital: Ya Chun Lee, piano

Date:
Sunday, April 26th
Time:
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Student performance

Cancelled: (Cancelled) Senior Recital: Matthew Fink, euphonium

Date:
Sunday, April 26th
Time:
3:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Student performance

Cancelled: (Cancelled) Stephanie Suhyun An, piano

Date:
Sunday, April 26th
Time:
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

student performance

August 2020

Cancelled: Charles W. Bolen Faculty Recital: Ben Stiers, percussion

Date:
Tuesday, August 25th
Time:
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

For additional information contact Dr. Ben Stiers (309)438-0017

Graduate Recital: Bianca d’Avila do Prado, cello – closed event

Date:
Sunday, August 30th
Time:
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Student recital

September 2020

Cancelled: Guest Artist Recital: Shawn Roy, bass baritone; and Chan Kiat Lim, piano

Date:
Friday, September 4th
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

For additional information contact Professor John Koch (309)438-2472

Cancelled: Vickers Studio Parents Weekend Recital: Steven Mark Kohn’s 27 Haiku

Date:
Saturday, September 26th
Time:
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

For additional information contact Dr. Justin Vickers (309)438-8855

October 2020

Cancelled: Guest Artist Recital: David Zerkel, tuba

Date:
Wednesday, October 7th
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

For additional information contact Dr. Andy Rummel (309)438-5817

Senior Recital: Sophie Walker, voice – Closed event

Date:
Saturday, October 17th
Time:
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Student performance      

Senior Recital: Peyton Kerley, clarinet – Closed event

Date:
Friday, October 23rd
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Student performance

Graduate Recital: Guanghao Xia, trumpet – closed event

Date:
Saturday, October 24th
Time:
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Student performance

ISU Guitar Ensemble Recital – livestreamed event

Date:
Monday, October 26th
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

For additional information contact Dr. Angelo Favis (309)438-7123