Music from the Margins: African American Composer Collage Concert

Oct 23, 2020

07:30 PM

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You can view a copy of the program here: https://digital.lib.uiowa.edu/islandora/object/ui%3A25027


UI Orchestra:

String Quartet in G Major — Florence Price (1887–1953)
     Andante moderato
          Megan Maddaleno, conductor


Graduate Jazz Combo:

Deluge — Wayne Shorter (b.1933)
          Cole Peterson, alto saxophone
          Jonathan Eldridge II, piano
          Jacob Pembleton, bass 
          Giauna Neville, drums
          William Menefield, director


Symphony Band Low Brass Quartet:

Emma Catherine (2004) — Omar Thomas (b. 1984)
          Grace Bergstrom
          Wiatt Cariveau
          Joseph Horne
          Sam Shea
          Richard Mark Heidel, director


Johnson County Landmark:

Black, Brown and Beige Suite Movement 1, Part 1 “Work Song” — Edward Kennedy “Duke” Ellington (1899–1974)
          Cole Peterson
          Gabriel Sanchez-Porras
          Marvin Truong
          Charlotte Leung
          Luke Wymore
          Jada Spooner
          Mason O’Brien
          Henry Leaders
          Michael May
          Kolbe Schnoebelen
          Ryan Carter
Rhythm Section:
          Jonathan Eldridge, piano
          Jacob Pembelton, bass
          Giauna Neville, drums
          Damani Phillips, director


UI Orchestra:

Lyric for Strings — George Walker (1922–2018)
          Simón Zerpa, conductor

Learn more about other 2020-21 “Arts and the Pursuit of Racial Justice” series programs at https://events.uiowa.edu/37557.

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