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Wunsch New Music Festival

Each winter, KU Music provides students — and the public — with the opportunity to experience innovative new music from some of today’s leading established and emerging contemporary composers during the Wunsch New Music Festival. The festival is free and open to the public.


Nov. 10–14, 2019

Guest composer in residence. Pulitzer Prize Winner Melinda Wagner. Guest Ensemble in Residence. Left Coast Ensemble.

Nov. 10, 7:30 p.m. | Swarthout Recital Hall
Kansas Virtuosi performs music of Melinda Wagner

Nov. 11, 7:30 p.m. | Cider Gallery
Music of KU composition faculty

Nov. 12, 7:30 p.m
Guest ensemble concert featuring Left Coast Ensemble


Previous Festivals

Feb. 13-14, 2019

Feb. 13

Guest Composer Portraits | 12 p.m. | Hall Center for the Humanities
Lectures by Amy Beth Kirsten, Tonia Ko, Hannah Lash and Nina Young
 
Pre-Concert Talk | 6:45 p.m. | Swarthout Recital Hall
with Amy Beth Kirsten, Tonia Ko, Hannah Lash and Nina Young
 
Kansas Virtuosi | 7:30 p.m. | Swarthout Recital Hall
Presenting music by Amy Beth Kirsten, Tonia Ko, Hannah Lash and Nina Young
 

Feb. 14   

Panel Discussion | 10 a.m. | Swarthout Recital Hall
with Amy Beth Kirsten, Tonia Ko, Hannah Lash and Nina Young

Salon Concert and Conversation | 7:30 p.m. | Cider Gallery, 810 Pennsylvania St.

 


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