Sound Choices 2011–2012

  • Sound Choices presents “the best of the best” as it highlights IUP’s Music Department faculty, students, alumni, and honored guests in a specially selected and exceptional lineup of concerts and recitals.

    The 2011–2012 season of Sound Choices concluded with the presentation of Wind Dances. We plan to announce the 2012–2013 season by the end of May 2012. For other events planned, please find the link for our events calendar below.

    View the Events Calendar for Lively Arts.

    Litton String Quartet
    September 25, 2011
    Entering its second season, the Litton String Quartet will perform a recital featuring the Brahms Piano Quintet.

    Crimson Pops 
    October 19, 2011
    Join us as we celebrate some of the most popular music and engaging theatrics we can muster, including performances by IUP Music Theater, Theater-by-the-Grove, Wind Ensemble, Percussion Ensemble, Dance Theater, the HoodleBug Brass, and the legendary IUP Marching Band.

    Band in Review
    October 30, 2011
    “The Legend” continues the custom of a traditionally stellar concert version as it performs its finest music and arrangements of the season.

    American Art Song 
    February 27, 2012
    This concert, which features IUP voice faculty members and special guest artists, celebrates the interweaving of new American sounds and words into the fabric of vocal literature.

    Wind Dances
    April 1, 2012
    Modern dance to the chamber wind music of Gordon Jacob and Igor Stravinsky and performed by IUP Dance Theater and Chamber Winds Ensemble