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

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Annual Homecoming Concert: A New Beginning

Sunday, October 4, 2015, at 3:00 p.m.; Fisher Auditorium, IUP Performing Arts Center

The annual Homecoming Concert is a music tradition at IUP, and this year’s concert, titled A New Beginning, also welcomes Timothy Paul as the new conductor of the IUP Wind Ensemble and IUP’s director of bands.

Annual Homecoming Concert: A New Beginning

 

Ayres Ibericos

Friday, October 9, 2015, 8:00 p.m.; Gorell Recital Hall, second floor Sutton Hall

With the voice of Raquel Winnica Young and the playing of the guitar and theorbo by Dieter Hennings, the performance Ayres Ibericos is all about the love for Latin American music. Songs by Juan de Hidalgo, Jose Duran, and Manuel de Falla will be featured in this Spanish extravaganza.

Ayres Ibericos

 

The Magic Flute

Saturday, October 31, 2015, at 7:00 p.m. and Sunday, November 1, 2015, at 2:00 p.m.;Fisher Auditorium, IUP Performing Arts Center

The Magic Flute, written by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, was in the form of a Singspiel, an opera that includes both singing and spoken dialogue. This two-act opera, to be sung in English, has had many adaptations and has inspired other works. However, none of them can compare to this original grand, entertaining, delightful story.

The Magic Flute

 

Home for the Holidays

Sunday, December 6, 2015 at 3:00 p.m.; Fisher Auditorium, IUP Performing Arts Center

Vocal and choral groups come together to celebrate the season with Home for the Holidays. Groups include choral ensembles from the IUP Music Department and IUP Community Music School, along with other area vocal and choral groups.

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Litton Quartet: Heiliger Dankgesang

Tuesday, March 22, 2016 at 8:00 p.m.; Gorell Recital Hall, 2nd Floor Sutton Hall

The Litton Quartet, IUP's resident faculty string quartet, returns to with works by Beethoven, including Op. 18 No. 1 which  accompanies the sword fight in Romeo and Juliet. The second work is “Heiliger Dankgesang,” meaning “the song of thanksgiving.”

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Carmina Burana

Saturday, April 9, 2016, at 7:00 p.m.; Fisher Auditorium, IUP Performing Arts Center

IUP Dance Theater combines forces with the vocal arts, piano, and percussion areas of the IUP Department of music, bringing to life a visual and exciting new interpretation of Carl Orff's monumental work.

Carmina Burana

 


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