9:37 AM Posted by UVU SOA
UVU Department of Music presents New Notes: Student Compositions
Utah Valley University School of the Arts and Department of Music present, New Notes, a concert of new music by UVU student composers on Thursday, November 19, 5:00 PM.
“These student composers are working in a very eclectic assortment of styles, from serialized percussion works to mainstream vocal solos, from choral works to symphonic compositions, and from jazz to film scoring, “ says Dr. Marden Pond, UVU composition instructor. Participating composers range from first-time music creators to active composer whose works have already been performed in various settings. Pond emphasizes that, “ Each of these composers comes with a different set of goals and abilities, but they all have enthusiasm for creating music and a unique style and approach to the creative process. “ Performed by UVU musicians and other local performers, the concert will include chamber music, big band and small group jazz, choral music, vocal solos, piano compositions, orchestral music, and computer-performed pieces.
Featured composers will include: Alex Arnold, Julianna Boulter, Jacob Bradshaw, Lyndsi Bromley Bennion, Seth Commichaux, Chris Escalante, Branson Garner, Chris Hales, Rachel Hicken, David Johnson, Sara McKenna, Steve Orr and Kristine Stewart.
The concert will take place in room 416 of the Gunther Technology building. This event is open to the public and admission is free.