April 10, 2021

2021 WESTERN HORN FESTIVAL featuring special guest Andrew Bain, principal horn of the Los Angeles Philharmonic and other guest artists.
Time: All Day
Location: Online
Description: The 2021 Western Horn Festival will be a fully online event featuring masterclasses, warmup sessions, lectures, and performances. This year's featured guest artist is Andrew Bain, principal horn of the Los Angeles Philharmonic. Other artists include the 'Rona Quartet, Steven Cohen, Eric Linke, and WIU Horn Professor, Dr. Jena Gardner.

All ages and abilities are welcome!

High School students are encouraged to apply for the Roger Collins Award ($100 and the opportunity to perform on the Andrew Bain Masterclass).

This event is hosted by Dr. Jena Gardner and sponsored by the WIU Horn Institute and WIU Bands.

*2:00pm FACULTY RECITAL: Jena Garnder, horn & Joanne Chang, piano *pre-recorded and available for public viewing on the SOM's YouTube and Facebook pages.


Canzonetta for Horn and Piano - Edna Frida Pietsch (1894-1982)

Reverie for Horn and Piano (2019) - Gina Gillie (b. 1981)

Parallel Universe for Solo Horn (2018) - Tomo Hirayama
I. Fanfare
II. Scherzo
III. Pastorale
IV. Nanazumai
V. Songs for a departed soul

Sonatina for Horn and Piano, op. 56 (1950) - Ruth Gipps (1921-1990)
I. Moderato
II. Minuet
III. Variations on a Ground

Tanguito for Horn Alone - Dante Yenque (b. 1964)

Related Web Site: 2021 WESTERN HORN FESTIVAL
Contact Information:
 Joanie Herbert
 Phone: 309-298-1843
 Email: JE-Herbert@wiu.edu
Source: School of Music

Western Illinois University
1 University Circle * Macomb, IL 61455
Phone: 309/298-1414 * E-mail info@wiu.edu
Calendar Administration: webstaff@wiu.edu