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18th Biennial Festival of New Music

  • Ruby DIamond Concert Hall 222 South Copeland Street Tallahassee, FL, 32304 United States (map)

The 18th Biennial Festival of New Music will take place February 1 – 4 on the campus of the Florida State University’s College of Music. This year the festival will comprise seven different concerts featuring acoustic and electroacoustic compositions for both small and large ensembles. Twenty-three composers from across the country have been selected to attend performances of their works. The festival will also feature presentations, works, performances, and masterclasses by our special guests, composer Louis Andriessen, the Bugallo-Williams Piano Duo, and violinist Monica Germino.

For more details, please visit the official website: https://fsufnm.github.io/ 

The following events are FREE and open to the public:

Wednesday, February 1

2:30 pm Germino string-area masterclass
Lindsay Recital Hall

4:30 — 6:00 pm Andriessen masterclass
Longmire Recital Hall

Thursday, February 2

6:30 pm Andriessen pre-concert lecture
Lindsay Recital Hall

7:30 pm Opening Concert (I)
Opperman Music Hall
Andriessen’s Garden of Eros
Choi, Kubík, McFerron, Nez, Primosch
with Eppes Quartet, Phyllis Pancella, Hui-Ting Yang, Klaudia Szlachta

Friday, February 3

10:20 am Chamber Concert (IIa)
Opperman Music Hall
Cheung, Conklin, Kramer, Spotts

11:15 am Chamber Concert (IIb)
Opperman Music Hall
Barkley, Chua, Taylor

2:00 pm Chamber Concert (III)
Opperman Music Hall
New Music Ensemble
Andriessen, Benadon, Demos, Kilstofte, Navarro, Štochl

4:30 – 6:00 pm Andriessen masterclass
Dohnanyi Recital Hall

7:30 pm Guest Artist Concert (IV)
Opperman Music Hall
Bugallo-Williams Duo

Saturday, February 4

2:00 pm Electro-Acoustic Concert (V)
Opperman Music Hall
Broening, Callender, Lillios, Koonce, Thompson

6:30 pm Andriessen pre-concert lecture
Westcott 060

7:30 pm FSU Symphony Orchestra and Wind Orchestra Concert (VI)**
Ruby Diamond Concert Hall
with the Bugallo-Williams Duo
Andriessen’s Hague Hacking
Alcocer, McLoskey, Tse

** This concert will be livestreamed! Please see the following link:https://livestream.com/musicFSU/2017FestivalofNewMusic