Gallagher-Bluedorn http://iowapublicradio.org en Live Broadcast of Top Notch Pianists in Midwest International Piano Competition Finals, June 7 at 5 http://iowapublicradio.org/post/live-broadcast-top-notch-pianists-midwest-international-piano-competition-finals-june-7-5 <p>Three of the world’s best young pianists will be competing in the finals for the first ever Midwest International Piano Competition, hosted by the University of Northern Iowa’s School of Music at 5 p.m. on Saturday, June 7. Wed, 28 May 2014 17:50:12 +0000 Jacqueline Halbloom 41349 at http://iowapublicradio.org Live Broadcast of Top Notch Pianists in Midwest International Piano Competition Finals, June 7 at 5 April IAS, featuring the Metropolitan Chorale, Judicaël Perroy, Vadym Kholodenko, and more! http://iowapublicradio.org/post/april-ias-featuring-metropolitan-chorale-judica-l-perroy-vadym-kholodenko-and-more <p></p><p>Stay dry this April as Iowa Public Radio kicks off another <em>Iowa Arts Showcase</em>. This month our features include:</p><ul><li><em style="line-height: 1.5;"><a href="http://www.met-chorale.com/">Metropolitan Chorale’s 60<sup>th</sup> Anniversary Concert</a>: Sunday, April 13, 3 p.m., First United Methodist Church, Cedar Falls</em></li><li><em>&nbsp;<a href="http://heartofiowaguitar.org/">Judicaël Perroy guitar recital</a>: April 19, 7:30 p.m., Capitol Hill Lutheran Church, Des Moines</em></li><li><em><a href="http://www.englerttemp.info/eventDetail.php?ID=40">UI Opera Theatre’s “Die Fledermaus”</a>: May 2-4, Englert Theatre, Iowa City</em></li><li><em><a href="http://www.gbpac.com/upcoming-events/e-341/van-cliburn-gold-medalist.aspx">Vadym Kholodenko</a>: April 13, 3 p.m., Gallagher Bluedorn Performing Arts Center, Cedar Falls</em> Fri, 28 Mar 2014 19:38:12 +0000 Jacqueline Halbloom 38268 at http://iowapublicradio.org April IAS, featuring the Metropolitan Chorale, Judicaël Perroy, Vadym Kholodenko, and more! Iowa Arts Showcase at 5PM http://iowapublicradio.org/post/iowa-arts-showcase-5pm-0 <p>Tune in to this month’s Iowa Arts Showcase as Jacqueline Halbloom updates us on exciting events in Dubuque, Cedar Falls and the Quad Cities. She visits the University of Dubuque to speak to its president, Jeffrey Bullard, and Heritage Center Executive Director, Thomas Robbins, about the new Heritage Center and upcoming performers like the King’s Singers. Also, Dubuque-born composer Michael Gilbertson tell us about his new opera, <em>Breaking</em>, premiering on November 13 at the Kennedy Center in Washington, DC. &nbsp;Then, in Cedar Falls, Dr. Thu, 31 Oct 2013 15:46:49 +0000 Barney Sherman 31421 at http://iowapublicradio.org Iowa Arts Showcase at 5PM Iowa Arts Showcase Today at 5 PM http://iowapublicradio.org/post/iowa-arts-showcase-today-5-pm <p>Join Jacqueline Halbloom for previews of some major arts events in our state. This month, director Laura Johnson leads off, telling us about the production in Iowa City this weekend of Mozart's second-to-last opera, <em>La Clemenza di Tito</em>. Next comes David Janssen of the Brucemore in Cedar Rapids on this summer's events; then Hugh Pettersen of the Gallagher-Bluedorn in Cedar Falls tells us about the upcoming <em>Creme de la Creme 13</em>. Finally, Michael Egle of the Des Moines Metro Opera updates us on its next season. Hear them at 5 PM Saturday on IPR Classical.</p><p></p> Sat, 04 May 2013 03:07:06 +0000 Barney Sherman & jac 20233 at http://iowapublicradio.org Iowa Arts Showcase Today at 5 PM