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 Concert Season Review

— All concerts free and open to the public —

Sun, Sep 9, 2018    1. SCI 24 + 24 Hour Concert Project
Sun, Sep 23, 2018    2. CNM Ensemble I, Composer Michael Eckert
Tue, Sep 25, 2018    3. Guest Lisa Bost, Fluxion: New Works for Flute
Sat, Oct 6, 2018    4. Violinist Katie Wolfe and Pianist Ketty Nez
Sun, Oct 14, 2018    5. Composers’ Workshop I
Fri-Sat, Oct 19-20    6. Midwest Composers Symposium 2018
Sun, Dec 2, 2018    7. CNM Ensemble II, Composer Zae Munn
Mon, Dec 3, 2018    8. The Laptop Orchestra at UI, LOUi I
Wed, Dec 5, 2018    9. The JACK Quartet: Readings of New Works
Fri, Dec 7, 2018   10. The JACK Quartet in Concert I
Sat, Dec 8, 2018   11. The Electronic Music Studio Concert I
Sun, Dec 9, 2018   12. Composers’ Workshop II

  Sun, Feb 3, 2019 at 7:30p in the Concert Hall
Duo Er-Gene Kahng, violin and Nathan Carterette, piano

Er-Gene Kahng’s performances have been described as “sporting a sweet warm tone” and “a caressing sense of phrase,” “translat[ing] the music into a meaningful musical discourse that few virtuosi accomplish;” her “beautiful tone” and “honest... read more

  Sat, Feb 24, 2018 at 7:30p in the Concert Hall
CNM Ensemble, Composer Laura Schwendinger

“Evok(ing) a sense of serene mystery and infinite beauty”, “evincing an acute sonic imagination and sure command of craft.”, “darkly attractive, artful and moving…” "talent to burn…ballsy, confident music-making in both writing and execution…proves... read more

  Thu, Feb 28, 2019 at 7:30p in the Recital Hall
Liz Pearse, soprano & Stacey Barelos, piano

Finding joy in variety, Liz Pearse is a musician of many pursuits. Liz began her exploration of the endless possibilities of the voice after a childhood spent playing any instrument she could lay hands upon. As a performer, her uniquely colorful... read more

  Sat, Mar 2, 2019 at 7:30p in the Recital Hall
SCI - Call for Scores

The University of Iowa Chapter of SCI presents the compositions of the 2019 Call for Scores award winners.

  Sun, Mar 10, 2019 at 3:00p in the Concert Hall
Wolfgang David, violin & David Gompper, piano

In the space of a few short years, Wolfgang David has ensconced himself on the international stage, both as a recitalist, and as a guest soloist with many leading orchestras such as the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra,... read more