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IUP Music faculty Christine Clewell (organ,
harpsichord), Stanley Chepaitis (baroque violin), and Raquel Winnica
Young (mezzo-soprano voice) will perform repertoire written for organ,
violin, harpsichord and alto in different combinations for a recital May 1.
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The IUP Music Department again takes center stage on Sunday, March 13, when the Carol Teti Memorial Organ Scholarship Committee presents Kola Olowabi, for a recital featuring the premiere of Sept Hommages, the winning composition of the 2016 Pogorzelski Yankee Memorial Composition Competition.
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The HoodleBug Brass will present its fall recital on Tuesday, December 1, beginning at 8:00 p.m. in Gorell Recital Hall in Sutton Hall. The program, which will feature music of Russian composers and selections for the season, is free and open to the public.
Posted on 11/14/2015 6:10:21 PM
The IUP Trumpet Ensemble will present its annual fall recital on
Thursday, November 12, in DiCicco Hall in the Cogswell music building on
the IUP campus. The program, which is free and
open to the general public, begins at 6:00 p.m.
Posted on 11/6/2015 9:25:37 AM
The IUP Libraries and the Lively Arts will feature the men's vocal ensemble Cantus in their first noontime outreach as part of the Mary Jane Schafer Memorial series. It takes place from 12:00–1:00 p.m. on Friday, November 6, 2015, in the Stapleton Library Commons
next to Java City.
Posted on 10/29/2015 3:09:21 PM
Visiting cellist Benjamin Whitcomb and pianist Vincent
deVries will present an afternoon of chamber music on Saturday, October 31,
2015, at 2:00 p.m. in Cogswell Hall, Room 121. Admission is free.
program will feature the Twelve Variations on “Ein Madchen oder
Weibchen” by Ludwig van Beethoven, and
Posted on 10/20/2015 3:47:20 PM
The IUP Faculty Woodwind and Brass Quintets departed for Russia on Sunday, October 11, 2015, to begin a 10-day tour of St. Petersburg and Moscow. The two quintets performed a preview concert on Thursday, October 8 (see photos). Their tour program features works by American composers for woodwind quintet and brass qu
Posted on 10/8/2015 10:30:32 PM
IUP Music Theater is recruiting young performers (non-singing), ages five
to nine, for “The Magic Flute” by
Mozart, presented on October 31 at 7:00 p.m. and November 1 at 2:00 p.m. in Fisher
Posted on 10/2/2015 3:24:13 PM
The IUP student chapter of the American Choral
Directors Association offered sessions to aspiring choral professionals
from the IUP community. Singers, conductors, and music lovers from
across campus interacted with Mark Munson, director of
choral activities at Bowling Green State University.
Posted on 10/1/2015 7:47:17 PM
On Tuesday, October 6, the IUP Choral Program will host the second annual Crimson Hawk Invitational Choral Conference.
Posted on 10/1/2015 7:37:31 PM
The Indiana Symphonic Winds, the community band for IUP Community Music School, will perform its first concert of the fall semester at 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, October 4, in Fisher Auditorium as part of the IUP Music Department’s Homecoming Concert, titled “A New Beginning.”
The performance will be the
Posted on 9/30/2015 12:51:16 PM
Indiana Musicale, the Indiana chapter of the Pennsylvania Music Teachers Association, hosted its Dorothy Sutton Performance Festival in Cogswell and Gorell halls on Saturday, September 26, 2015. Festival participants included five local piano students and one IUP piano major. The guest adjudicator was Nanette Kaplan
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Geoff Durbin (’07) and Mike Waddell (’12) will perform as members of the ATLAS Tuba and Euphonium Quartet on Tuesday, September 15, at 5:00 p.m. in Cogswell 121. In addition to Durbin and Waddell, ATLAS also includes Matt Hightower and Andy Smith as members. They will be performing a program that includes composition
Posted on 9/14/2015 12:11:06 PM
Mobius Percussion, including founding member and IUP alumna Mika Godbole, will share a concert with the IUP Percussion
Ensemble on Wednesday, September 16, 2015, in Gorell Recital Hall at 8:00 p.m. Godbole graduated from IUP in 2002 with a Bachelor in Fine Arts (Percussion Performance) and a minor in philosophy. S
Posted on 9/7/2015 3:10:08 PM
The Airmen of Note is the premier jazz ensemble of the United States Air Force. Created in 1950 to continue the tradition of Major Glenn Miller’s Army Air Corps dance band, the current band consists of 18 active duty Airmen musicians, including one vocalist. The “Note” will offer a free concert at IUP on Tuesday,
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The Department of Music at IUP is pleased to announce auditions for the
IUP Concert Band, a college/community ensemble that will give multiple
performances during the fall semester.
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The IUP Symphony Orchestra, conducted by David Martynuik, will present
its final concert of the academic year on Thursday, April 30, 2015, in
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The Department of Music presents
the 15th annual IUP Jazz Festival in Fisher
Auditorium of the Performing Arts Center on Saturday,
May 2, with the IUP Jazz Band and the
IUP Jazz Ensemble, and featuring flautist Jim Walker as guest conductor.
Posted on 4/22/2015 7:37:39 PM
The IUP String
Project will host its annual Spring Student Recital on Saturday morning, April 25, featuring violin,
viola, cello, and bass students in solo and ensemble performances, followed by a reception.
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The HoodleBug Brass will present their recital on Thursday,
April 23, beginning at 8:00 p.m. in Gorell Recital Hall, located in John
Sutton Hall. This program is free and open to the
Posted on 4/14/2015 6:07:51 PM
The IUP Community Music School
will present two spring recitals featuring students enrolled in the
school. Both recitals will be in Gorell Recital Hall, Sutton Hall,
with the first taking place on Saturday, April 18, and
the second on Saturday, April 25.
Posted on 4/14/2015 1:57:52 PM
The IUP Tubaphonium Ensemble, comprised of members of the tuba and
euphonium studio, performed concerts at area high schools on April 9 and were invited to perform a concert at the
Northeast Regional Tuba Euphonium Conference on April 11.
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The Indiana Community Choir from the IUP Community Music School
will be one of four choirs joining forces with the Altoona Symphony
Orchestra on Saturday, April 11, in a performance of one of Ludwig Van Beethoven’s most famous
works, his Symphony No. 9, “the Choral.”
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The IUP Trumpet Ensemble will present its annual spring recital on
Sunday, April 12, in DiCicco Hall in the Cogswell Music Building
on the IUP campus. The program will begin at 3:00 p.m. and is free and
open to the public.
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The IUP ACDA student chapter hosted the Kent State University Chorale and their conductor, Scott MacPherson, on Friday, March 20, 2015.
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The IUP Choral Program will present a concert on March 1, 2015 in Gorell Recital Hall. The
program centers upon a new composition for percussion, cello, piano,
and choir composed by IUP Director of Bands Jack Stamp and
written by Samuel Hazo, Pennsylvania’s
inaugural poet laureate.
Posted on 2/23/2015 10:35:04 AM
The Litton String Quartet’s concert on Tuesday, February 24, at 8:00
p.m. in Gorell Hall will feature the music of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and
Johannes Brahms, and a new work by the quartet’s first violinist,
Posted on 2/17/2015 10:28:00 AM
IUP piano faculty member Jacob Ertl will join
other Lake George Music Festival musicians for a guest artist and faculty concert on
Wednesday, February 18, in Gorell Recital Hall. Other
festival events include a chamber music workshop with piano majors, a Q/A forum on music careers, and a master class. All events are free and
open to the public.
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TrumpetFest 2015 is scheduled for February 19 through 22 and will
feature performances by IUP trumpet students and faculty, plus guest
artist Douglas Wilson.
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This two-day, weekend event in Cogswell Hall on
February 8, 2015, included piano students from 16 elementary and high schools in Indiana, Armstrong, Cambria, and North Allegheny counties.
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Auditions will take place on Monday, January 26. The audition will consist of three minutes of music, of the student’s
choice, that best demonstrates his or her performing abilities.
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The IUP Board of Trustees recently approved the naming of the large instrumental rehearsal space in Cogswell Hall as Daniel DiCicco Hall. The official naming ceremony will be held on Saturday, December 6, 2014.
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The HoodleBug Brass will present their recital on Tuesday,
December 2, in Gorell Recital Hall. This program is free and open to the general
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Eastern Standard, a new music faculty chamber ensemble, will perform an on-campus recital on Thursday, November 13, followed by visits to Penn State and Long Island, N.Y.
Posted on 11/11/2014 8:41:57 AM
The Department of Music begins a weekend of band concerts, November 14–16, with the IUP Symphony and Concert Bands, continuing with the IUP Wind Ensemble and the University Chamber Singers, Chorale, and Chorus, and concluding with the annual Bands in Review concert.
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The IUP Music Department will present an evening of music on Thursday,
November 13, by world-renowned African-American composer Alvin Singleton,
who will be on campus for a three-day celebration of his music.
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The HoodleBug Brass presented their Spring 2014 recital on Tuesday, April 29.
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IUP piano faculty member Henry Wong Doe was
invited as guest performer to premiere a chamber work at the Misciagna Center for Performing Arts at Penn State Altoona on Sunday, April 13.
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Jack Scandrett, associate professor of Horn at IUP, will present his
farewell recital on Monday, March 31, in Cogswell Hall.
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As part of TrumpetFest 2014, Indiana’s own Wildcat Regiment Band will
perform a free concert in Gorell Hall on the IUP campus on Saturday, February 22
beginning at 8:00 p.m.
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TrumpetFest 2014 is scheduled for February 22–24, and will feature performances by IUP trumpet students and faculty.
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On Saturday, December 7, the IUP Choirs will perform songs of the season
in a free concert at St. Thomas Moore beginning at 8:00 p.m.
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The IUP Trumpet Ensemble will present its 2013 fall recital on Thursday,
November 14, in Cogswell Hall.
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These three groups will perform on Saturday and Sunday, November 9–10, 2013, in the IUP Performing Arts Center.
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Elementary students from across Indiana County will enjoy the IUP Orchestra, in partnership with the Indiana Area Arts Council, in a performance of
Maurice Ravel’s “Mother Goose Suite” on Wednesday, October
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The IUP Jazz Ensemble, under the direction of Kevin Eisensmith, will
present a lecture/recital featuring the music of Mary Lou Williams in Gorell Recital Hall on
Thursday, October 17.
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The IUP Music Department will host the Allegheny Chapter of the American
Musicological Society’s Fall Meeting on October 19, 2013, with papers on subjects ranging from folk tunes to
electronic dance music.
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The IUP Bands’ annual Homecoming concert will feature Mark Ford,
coordinator of percussion activities at the University of North Texas,
in one of his own compositions, “Stubernick Fantasy,” with the IUP Wind
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The IUP Music Department String Area will host its first IUP Cello
Festival, a day-long workshop highlighting guest Matt Turner. Cellists of all age and ability levels
are encouraged to attend the festival and explore the many facets of
Posted on 9/19/2013 8:05:48 PM
The IUP String Project will host its opening event of the year on
Saturday, September 14, from 11:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m. in Cogswell Hall. The
Open House is for new and returning students.
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The Alumni Jazz Weekend takes place November 8–10 and includes a reception at Breezedale Alumni Center, rehearsals on Saturday, an evening performance presented by the IUP Jazz Band and
Jazz Ensemble, and a performance on Sunday afternoon.
Posted on 9/3/2013 10:27:56 AM
The Indiana Symphonic Winds is a brand-new community band. Auditions for this ensemble will take place on Thursday, September 5, 2013. There is no fee to join this ensemble.
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Did you play an instrument in high school? Would you like to play in a
band and earn university credit? Then the IUP Concert Band is perfect
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The new IUP Community Music School is now open for registration for Indiana, IUP, and the surrounding community. Private, noncredit lessons, classes, and ensembles begin the week of September 3.
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Over 50 music teachers statewide attended the annual Pennsylvania Music Teachers Association conference June 7–9, 2013.
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The HoodleBug Brass will present their Spring 2013 recital on Tuesday, May 7, beginning at 8:00 p.m. in room 121 of the Cogswell Music Building on the IUP campus.
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