CNM Concert Season 43

David Gompper, Director
Seth Custer, Research Asst.

The 43rd Season


The CNM season was scaled-back slightly due to the flooding in Iowa City in June 2008 that resulted in the closing of the School of Music and its concert facilities.


Saturday, September 13, 2008, 8:00 p.m.
at Buchanan Auditorium, UI Pappajohn Business Administration Building

The Puzzle Master, a multimedia chamber opera
by composer Eric Chasalow and librettist F. D. Reeve


Sunday, September 21, 2008, 2:00 p.m.
at Old Capitol Senate Chamber

A recital of Violin and Piano Music
Wolfgang Dávid, violin and David Gompper, piano
featuring music by Brahms, Debussy, Pärt, Dangerfield and Gompper


Sunday, December 7, 2008, 8:00 p.m.
at Iowa Memorial Union Ballroom

CNM ensemble
featuring new chamber works by Cooman, Eckert, Liptak and Vayo


Sunday, February 8, 2009, 2:00 p.m.
at Old Capitol Senate Chamber

Christine Rutledge, viola, Wolfgang David, violin
and the CNM ensemble

performing works by Baker, Davidovsky, Gompper and Miklós Rózsa

Festival of Contemporary Music
Thursday, April 2 through Monday, April 5, 2009

Concert V: Kai-Hui Tan (Ohio State University)
works by Bacewicz, Ben-Haim, Sculthorpe
Thursday, April 2, 2009, 8:00 p.m.
at the Congregational United Church of Christ
30 N Clinton St, Iowa City, IA 52245

Concert VI: Katie Wolfe, violin and Ketty Nez, piano
Friday, April 3, 2009, 8:00 p.m.
at Macbride Hall

Concert VII: University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
New Music Ensemble, Young-Nam Kim, director

Saturday, April 4, 2009, 8:00 p.m.
at Macbride Hall

Concert VIII: CNM Ensemble
Sunday, April 5, 2009, 8:00 p.m.
at Macbride Hall


Saturday, April 25, 2009, 8:00 p.m.
at MacBride Auditorium

Off-Center — A Collaborative Concert

Allison Ogden and Eun-Young Lee, from the University of Chicago
Lisa Bost-Sandberg and George Hufnagl, University of Iowa Alumni and
Zachary Fischer, Matthew Dotson, and Christopher Gainey, current UI graduate composers