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
V. Songs for a departed soul
Sonatina for Horn and Piano, op. 56 (1950) - Ruth Gipps (1921-1990)
III. Variations on a Ground
Tanguito for Horn Alone - Dante Yenque (b. 1964)
- Related Web Site: 2021 WESTERN HORN FESTIVAL
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- Source: School of Music