University Concert http://iowapublicradio.org en Trio Settecento Italian Baroque in Ames http://iowapublicradio.org/post/trio-settecento-italian-baroque-ames <p>Join us Saturday at 7AM or Sunday at 6PM to hear selections from the Ames concert by one of today's leading Baroque ensembles, Trio Settecento. Violin virtuoso Rachel Barton Pine, cellist/ gambist John Mark Rozendaal, and harpsichordist David Schrader perform music of the Italian Baroque as guests of Ames Town and Gown. The broadcast is part of our University Concert series.</p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Sat, 01 Mar 2014 00:09:41 +0000 Barney Sherman 36945 at http://iowapublicradio.org Trio Settecento Italian Baroque in Ames This Week on University Concert http://iowapublicradio.org/post/week-university-concert-0 <p></p><p>This week and next week on University Concert, we'll be airing a concert by the Ames Piano Quartet, recorded live in April of 2012.&nbsp; It was the quartet's last performance under that name (they are now called the Amara Piano Quartet, and the last time they performed with their previous lineup: violinist Mahlon Darlington, violist Jonathan Sturm, cellist George Work, and pianist William David.&nbsp; This week, we'll hear music by Brahms, Bridge, Dvorak, and more.</p> Thu, 05 Sep 2013 20:35:33 +0000 Karen Impola 28636 at http://iowapublicradio.org This Week on University Concert This Week on University Concert http://iowapublicradio.org/post/week-university-concert <p>This week on University Concert, we'll hear selections from three 2010 concerts by the University of Iowa Chamber Orchestra, a graduate student ensemble directed by Dr. William LaRue Jones.&nbsp; They'll be playing music by Schumann, Shostakovich, and Wagner.</p><p>University Concert is our weekly spotlight on live music taking place on college and university campuses across the state.&nbsp; It can be heard Saturday mornings at 7:00 a.m. and Sunday evenings at 6:00 p.m.</p> Fri, 23 Aug 2013 21:13:17 +0000 Karen Impola 27977 at http://iowapublicradio.org Prokofiev & Shostakovich with Nosikova, Jones http://iowapublicradio.org/post/prokofiev-shostakovich-nosikova-jones <p>Tune in Saturday at 7AM or Sunday at 6PM to hear two irresistible works from 20th-Century Russia performed by the U of Iowa Symphony led by William LaRue Jones. Fri, 09 Aug 2013 01:12:00 +0000 Barney Sherman 27176 at http://iowapublicradio.org Prokofiev & Shostakovich with Nosikova, Jones ISU Mendelssohn (&"Godzilla Eats Las Vegas") http://iowapublicradio.org/post/isu-mendelssohn-godzilla-eats-las-vegas <p>Tune in Saturday at 7AM or Sunday at 6PM to hear the ISU Wind Ensemble led by Michael Golemo playing Mendelssohn's Overture for Winds and three modern works for the ensemble - including Eric Whitacre's riotous "Godzilla Eats Las Vegas." Written when Whitacre&nbsp; was an undergrad at Juilliard, it has become a modern classic.&nbsp; Says Whitacre, "The idea that this piece is being played all over the world in serious concert venues is the single funniest thing I have ever heard. Fri, 24 May 2013 19:34:38 +0000 Barney Sherman 21339 at http://iowapublicradio.org ISU Mendelssohn (&"Godzilla Eats Las Vegas") Trio 826 (and Lecuona) on IPR http://iowapublicradio.org/post/trio-826-and-lecuona-ipr <p>Tune in Saturday at 7 AM or Sunday at 6 PM to hear a new Iowa-centered chamber group, Trio 826,&nbsp; recorded in concert. The Trio - violist Julia Bullard of UNI, cellist Hannah Holman, formerly of the Maia Quartet, and violinist Susanna Klein - are joined by pianist Rene Lecuona of the University of&nbsp; Iowa. On the program are string trios by Borodin (transcribed by Dr. Bullard) and Kodaly, a work by Robert Washut, and Faure's Piano Quartet no. 1. The broadcast is part of our University Concert series.</p><p></p> Fri, 03 May 2013 16:39:43 +0000 Barney Sherman 20198 at http://iowapublicradio.org Trio 826 (and Lecuona) on IPR University Concert March 16 and 17, 2013 http://iowapublicradio.org/post/university-concert-march-16-and-17-2013 <p>Pianist Rika Uchida, with soprano Leanne Freeman-Miller, recorded on the Drake University campus on March 23, 2011.</p> Sun, 17 Mar 2013 17:00:00 +0000 Karen Impola 18161 at http://iowapublicradio.org University Concert March 9 and 10, 2013 http://iowapublicradio.org/post/university-concert-march-9-and-10-2013 <p>A recital by pianist Nicholas Roth, recorded in November 2012.</p> Sun, 10 Mar 2013 17:00:00 +0000 Karen Impola 18160 at http://iowapublicradio.org University Concert March 2 and 3, 2013 http://iowapublicradio.org/post/university-concert-march-2-and-3-2013 <p>The ISU Wind Ensemble, conducted by Michael Golemo, recorded on April 27, 2012.</p> Sun, 03 Mar 2013 18:00:00 +0000 Karen Impola 18159 at http://iowapublicradio.org University Concert February 23 and 24, 2013 http://iowapublicradio.org/post/university-concert-february-23-and-24-2013 <p>The Drake Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Akira Mori, with trombone soloist Grady McGrannahan, recorded on October 9, 2012.</p> Sat, 23 Feb 2013 18:00:00 +0000 Karen Impola 18158 at http://iowapublicradio.org University Concert February 16 and 17, 2013 http://iowapublicradio.org/post/university-concert-february-16-and-17-2013 <p>An all-Beethoven concert by UNI professor and pianist Dmitri Vorobiev, recorded on December 3, 2012.</p> Thu, 21 Feb 2013 17:27:24 +0000 Karen Impola 15802 at http://iowapublicradio.org University Concert February 9 and 10, 2013 http://iowapublicradio.org/post/university-concert-february-9-and-10-2013 <p>A faculty recital by Drake pianist Rika Uchida, with guest Mio Aoike, also on piano, recorded September 9, 2012.</p> Thu, 21 Feb 2013 17:26:33 +0000 Karen Impola 15801 at http://iowapublicradio.org University Concert February 2 and 3, 2013 http://iowapublicradio.org/post/university-concert-february-2-and-3-2013 <p>The ISU Symphony Orchestra's "Concert of Soloists", recorded on March 24, 2012.</p> Thu, 21 Feb 2013 17:25:47 +0000 Karen Impola 15800 at http://iowapublicradio.org University Concert January 26 and 27, 2013 http://iowapublicradio.org/post/university-concert-january-26-and-27-2013 <p>Music by Prokofiev, Dohnanyi, and Ron Ford, from the 2011 Cedar Valley Chamber Music Festival.</p> Thu, 21 Feb 2013 17:24:38 +0000 Karen Impola 15799 at http://iowapublicradio.org University Concert January 19 and 20, 2013 http://iowapublicradio.org/post/university-concert-january-19-and-20-2013 <p>The Drake Choir and Chamber Choir, conducted by Aimee Beckmann-Collier, recorded in concert on March 13, 2012.</p> Thu, 21 Feb 2013 17:23:50 +0000 Karen Impola 15798 at http://iowapublicradio.org University Concert January 12 and 13, 2013 http://iowapublicradio.org/post/university-concert-january-12-and-13-2013 <p>A faculty recital from Drake professor and flute player Leslie Marrs, recorded on October 21, 2012.</p> Thu, 21 Feb 2013 17:22:48 +0000 Karen Impola 15797 at http://iowapublicradio.org University Concert January 5 and 6, 2013 http://iowapublicradio.org/post/university-concert-january-5-and-6-2013 <p>Musicians from Marlboro, in an Ames Town and Gown Chamber Music Association concert, recorded on the ISU campus on April 19, 2012, plus music from an April 2010 concert by the Ames Piano Quartet.</p> Thu, 21 Feb 2013 17:21:56 +0000 Karen Impola 15796 at http://iowapublicradio.org University Concert December 29 and 30, 2012 http://iowapublicradio.org/post/university-concert-december-29-and-30-2012 <p>Musicians from Marlboro, in an Ames Town and Gown Chamber Music Association concert, recorded on the ISU campus on April 19, 2012.</p> Thu, 21 Feb 2013 17:21:01 +0000 Karen Impola 15795 at http://iowapublicradio.org University Concert December 22 and 23, 2012 http://iowapublicradio.org/post/university-concert-december-22-and-23-2012 <div><p>The <a href="http://www.music.iastate.edu/" target="_blank">Iowa State University Music Department</a> presents its 56th annual Holiday Festival Concert. Over 300 students participate in this program of seasonal music, featuring <a href="http://www.music.iastate.edu/org/iss/" target="_blank">Iowa State Singers</a>, <a href="http://www.music.iastate.edu/org/statesmen/" target="_blank">Iowa Statesmen</a>, <a href="http://www.music.iastate.edu/ensembles/cantamus/" target="_blank">Cantamus</a>, and <a href="http://www.music.iastate.edu/ensembles/lyrica/" target="_blank">Lyrica</a>.</p> Thu, 21 Feb 2013 17:20:03 +0000 Karen Impola 15794 at http://iowapublicradio.org University Concert December 15 and 16, 2012 http://iowapublicradio.org/post/university-concert-december-15-and-16-2012 <div><p>The <a href="http://www.music.iastate.edu/ensembles/symphorch.php" target="_blank">Iowa State University Symphony Orchestra</a>, under the direction of <a href="http://www.music.iastate.edu/faculty/harrison.php" target="_blank">Jacob Harrison</a>, performs Tchaikovsky's <em>Nutracker Suite</em>. Tchaikovsky premiered his concert suite in 1892, using eight selections from the original <em>Nutcracker Ballet</em>. The suite was an instant success, and has since become a popular holiday favorite.</p><p>(Concert recorded December 2, 2011)</p></div><p></p> Thu, 21 Feb 2013 17:19:20 +0000 Karen Impola 15793 at http://iowapublicradio.org University Concert December 8 and 9, 2012 http://iowapublicradio.org/post/university-concert-december-8-and-9-2012 <p>A faculty recital from trumpeter Randy Grabowski of UNI, recorded on January 24, 2012.</p> Thu, 21 Feb 2013 17:18:34 +0000 Karen Impola 15791 at http://iowapublicradio.org University Concert December 2, 2012 http://iowapublicradio.org/post/university-concert-december-2-2012 <p>The University of Iowa Symphony Orchestra, under William LaRue Jones, performs Tchaikovsky's "Pathetique",&nbsp; recorded live on&nbsp; March 28, 2012.</p> Thu, 21 Feb 2013 17:17:07 +0000 Karen Impola 15790 at http://iowapublicradio.org University Concert November 24 and 25, 2012 http://iowapublicradio.org/post/university-concert-november-24-and-25-2012 <p>The University of Iowa Symphony Orchestra, under William LaRue Jones, performs Gompper, Bristow, and Dukelsky, recorded live on February 29 and March 28, 2012.</p> Thu, 21 Feb 2013 17:15:23 +0000 Karen Impola 15789 at http://iowapublicradio.org University Concert November 10 and 11, 2012 http://iowapublicradio.org/post/university-concert-november-10-and-11-2012 <p>The Drake Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Akira Mori, with trombone soloist Grady McGrannahan, recorded on October 9, 2012.</p> Thu, 21 Feb 2013 17:14:33 +0000 Karen Impola 15788 at http://iowapublicradio.org University Concert November 3 and 4, 2012 http://iowapublicradio.org/post/university-concert-november-3-and-4-2012 <p>A faculty recital by Drake pianist Rika Uchida, with guest Mio Aoike, also on piano, recorded September 9, 2012.</p> Thu, 21 Feb 2013 17:13:37 +0000 Karen Impola 15787 at http://iowapublicradio.org University Concert October 27 and 28, 2012 http://iowapublicradio.org/post/university-concert-october-27-and-28-2012 <p>The Northern Iowa Symphony Orchestra and Combined Choirs of UNI, recorded live on April 25, 2012, performing Mozart's <em>Requiem</em>.</p> Thu, 21 Feb 2013 17:12:24 +0000 Karen Impola 15786 at http://iowapublicradio.org University Concert October 20 and 21, 2012 http://iowapublicradio.org/post/university-concert-october-20-and-21-2012 <p>The ISU Wind Ensemble, conducted by Michael Golemo, in a concert recorded on March 25, 2011.</p> Thu, 21 Feb 2013 17:11:28 +0000 Karen Impola 15785 at http://iowapublicradio.org University Concert October 13 and 14, 2012 http://iowapublicradio.org/post/university-concert-october-13-and-14-2012 <p>The ISU Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Jacob Harrison, performs Tchaikovsky's<em> Symphony No. 5</em>, in a performance recorded on April 28, 2011.</p> Thu, 21 Feb 2013 17:10:48 +0000 Karen Impola 15782 at http://iowapublicradio.org University Concert October 6 and 7, 2012 http://iowapublicradio.org/post/university-concert-october-6-and-7-2012 <p>A recital by Drake University professor James Romain, saxophone; with Nicholas Roth, piano; Clarence Padilla, clarinet; and Kariann Voigts, bass clarinet, recorded live on November 18, 2010.</p> Thu, 21 Feb 2013 17:10:02 +0000 Karen Impola 15781 at http://iowapublicradio.org University Concert September 29 and 30, 2012 http://iowapublicradio.org/post/university-concert-september-29-and-30-2012 <p>The Iowa State Singers, directed by Dr. James Rodde, recorded in concert on March 4, 2012.</p> Thu, 21 Feb 2013 17:09:22 +0000 Karen Impola 15780 at http://iowapublicradio.org