Recital Hall

COFAC Recital Hall Performance Programs

Due to the restrictions currently in place, there are no general admission performances in the COFAC Recital Hall.

Designated performances will be broadcast on the School of Music's YouTube channel and Facebook page.

Saturday, May 1 - WIND ENSEMBLE ANNUAL PRESIDENT’S CONCERT

55th ANNUAL PRESIDENT’S CONCERT "From This Moment On"

3:00 PM

Dr. Mike Fansler, conductor with
Dr. Bruce Briney, guest conductor
Dr. Penelope Shumate, soprano

Saturday, May 1 - SENIOR RECITAL

Maria González-Iraheta, viola

11am – 12pm

Maria Gonzalez-Iraheta, viola with Po-Chuan Chiang, piano

Friday, April 30 & Saturday, May 1 - "OPERA IN THE PARK"

5:00 PM

Chandler Park

Spring 2021 WIU Opera Theatre Artists:

Natalie Nanninga, Wesley Oliver, Joshua Pitt, Matt Scheuermann,

Lillian Schierbrock, Catherine Sulla, Mariah Walker, with Collaborative Pianist, Joanne Chang

Dr. Penelope Shumate - Director

Gracelynn Norgaard - Assistant to the Director

Edie Wester - Marketing Assistant

Wednesday, April 14 - FACULTY RECITAL

7:30PM

UNIVERSITY SINGERS HEXTETS

Eric Ginsberg (Clarinet) and Dr. Jeffrey Brown (Piano)

Sunday, April 11 - SPRING CHORAL CONCERT - MUUSIKA

1:30 PM: HEXTET I

3:30 PM: HEXTET II

UNIVERSITY SINGERS HEXTETS

Dr. Brian J. Winnie, Conductor

Ehan Hartung, Graduate Conductor

Sunday, April 11 - The WIU Chapter of Music Teachers National Association (MTNA)

6:30 PM: CONCERTO/CHAMBER MUSIC SERIES

CONCERT II: Piano Day

Saturday, April 10 - The WIU Chapter of Music Teachers National Association (MTNA)

6:30 PM: CONCERTO/CHAMBER MUSIC SERIES

CONCERT I: String Day

Saturday, April 10 - FACULTY RECITAL

2:00 PM: WESTERN HORN FESTIVAL FACULTY RECITAL

Jena Gardner (Horn) and Joanne Chang (Piano)

Saturday, March 27, 2021 - RECITAL CONCERTS

Saturday, March 27, 2021 - A PIANO DUO RECITAL

12:00 PM: A PIANO DUO RECITAL, Po-Chuan Chiang & Minjung Seo, piano

Saturday, March 27, 2021 - STUDENT RECITAL

5:00 PM: STUDENT RECITAL, Madalyn Pridemore, violin & Paul Casiano, piano

Saturday, March 27, 2021 - GRADUATE RECITAL

3:00 PM: GRADUATE RECITAL, Jesse Mercer, horn & Joanne Chang, piano

Wednesday, March 10 - FACULTY RECITAL

7:30pm - FACULTY RECITAL: Kenny Lee, cello & Jeffrey Brown, piano

Monday & Tuesday, March 8/9 - NEW MUSIC FESTIVAL CONCERT I, II, III

7:30pm - WIND ENSEMBLE CONCERT - Dr. Mike Fansler, conductor

Monday, March 8, 7:30pm - NMF Concert I


Tuesday, March 9, 2:00pm - NMF Concert II


Tuesday, March 9, 7:30pm - NMF Concert III

Saturday, March 6 - WIND ENSEMBLE CONCERT

7:30pm - WIND ENSEMBLE CONCERT - Dr. Mike Fansler, conductor

Featuring contest winners: Robin Butler, flute; Maria Angelica González Iraheta, viola; Alice Müller, violin

Program: Wind Ensemble

Friday, March 5 - COMPETITION CONCERT

7:30pm - ORCHESTRA CONCERTO/ARIA/COMPOSITION COMPETITION CONCERT - Dr. Kenny Lee, conductor

Featuring contest winners: Robin Butler, flute; Maria Angelica González Iraheta, viola; Alice Müller, violin

Program: Orchestra Concerto Concert

Wednesday, March 3 - FACULTY CHAMBER MUSIC SERIES

7:30pm - FACULTY CHAMBER MUSIC SERIES CONCERT IV

Sunday, February 28 - GRADUATE RECITAL

3:00pm - GRADUATE RECITAL: Jacob Metzler, piano

Program: Jacob Metzler
Watch it on: YouTube channel and SOM Facebook