March 1, 2019

The Annual WIU Concerto/Aria/Composition Competition Concert featuring the WIU Symphony Orchestra and the student competition winners
Time: 7:30 PM
Location: COFAC Recital Hall
Description: Free and open to the public.

Watch it LIVE! - WIU School of Music YouTube channel and Facebook Live

2018 Concerto/Aria/Composition Contest winners:
Elliot Butler - composer
Vlad Hontilă, violin
Morgan Miller, clarinet

PROGRAM:

Vltava (The Moldau) - Bedřich Smetana (1824-1884)

Drama for Orchestra, No. 6 (April 2018) - Elliot Butler (b. 1998)

Violin Concerto, op. 47, D Minor - Jean Sibelius (1865-1957)
I. Allegro moderato
- Vlad Hontilă, violin

INTERMISSION

Concerto for Clarinet - Aaron Copland (1900-1990)
- Morgan Miller, clarinet

Danzón No. 2 - Arturo Marquez (b. 1950)

The Annual Concerto/Aria/Composition Concert features student soloists who are selected as winners of a competition by a panel of external judges each November. The student soloists represent some of the finest musicians in WIU's School of Music. The program also presents an opportunity to premiere a student composition selected by the Theory/Composition faculty for its artistic and creative merits.

Related Web Site: WIU Concerto Winners
Contact Information:
 Joanie Herbert
 Phone: 309-298-1843
 Email: JE-Herbert@wiu.edu
Source: School of Music

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