The Center for New Music
  David Gompper, Director
  Jean-François Charles, Music director, LOUi
  Sivan Cohen Elias, Visiting Asst Professor, 2018-19
  Hongwei Cai, Research Asst, CNM
  Lydia Dempsey and Ramin Roshandel, Research Assts, CW

The Center for New Music Ensemble performing the third concert
of its 52nd Season on September 24, 2017 in the Concert Hall.

The CNM 53rd Fall Concert Season Preview

— All concerts free and open to the public —

Sun, Sep 9, 2018    1. SCI 24 + 24 Hour Concert Project

  Sun, Sep 23, 2018 at 7:30p in the Concert Hall
CNM Ensemble I, Composer Michael Eckert

This program of compositions by Michael Eckert commemorates his retirement in July 2018 after 33 years of teaching at the University of Iowa School of Music. The CNM presents a retrospective of his music from 1978 to the present, including instrumental... read more

  Tue, Sep 25, 2018 at 5:30p in the Recital Hall
Guest Lisa Bost in new works for Flute and Electronics

Dr. Lisa Bost-Sandberg is a flutist, composer, and improviser deeply committed to contemporary music as well as its rich roots in the classical repertoire. In demand as a soloist and chamber musician, she has performed across the United States... read more

  Sat, Oct 6, 2018 at 7:30p in the Concert Hall
Violinist Katie Wolfe and Pianist Ketty Nez

Katie Wolfe, violin faculty at U Iowa, and composer/pianist Ketty Nez, faculty at BU, present a concert of works for violin and piano. Their program includes Béla Bartok's Violin Sonata in E minor, an early work not often performed, written... read more

  Sun, Oct 14, 2018 at 7:30p in the Concert Hall
Composers’ Workshop I

The Composers’ Workshop (CW), made available to the graduate and undergraduate students in the composition program, helps to promote new works in live performance, thus encouraging dialogue between composer/composer and composer/musician regarding... read more

  Fri & Sat, Oct 19 & 20, 2018 at CCM
Midwest Composers Symposium 2018

The Midwest Composers Symposium is a consortium made up of the composition departments of four American Midwest universities: the University of Cincinnati, Indiana University, the University of Iowa, and the University of Michigan. The purpose... read more

  Sun, Dec 2, 2018 at 7:30p in the Concert Hall
CNM Ensemble II, Composer Zae Munn

The largest number of UI School of Music faculty will appear on stage at Concert Hall to perform as soloist in this program of new music. A new work by featured guest composer Zae Munn together with works by composers David Gompper and John... read more