What do London, Philadelphia, and Columbus, Indiana, have in common? They all have bells from the Whitechapel Bell Foundry.
Operas about a play that drives its readers mad and a heart that won't stop beating.
The IU New Music Ensemble presents works by Sven-David Sandström, Keeril Makan, and others.
"Dick and I will be doing sort of Abbot and Costello styled intros with a bit of science for the music and the pictures." Gabriel Lubell.
The new conductor will be the sixth Music Director in the group's 92-year history. The first two music directors led the orchestra for a combined 70 years.
"I speak in fluent "Pigeonese" and charm the birds right off the trees." Papageno
Historical photographs by Frank Hohenberger served as inspiration for new music by student composers at the Jacobs School of Music.
"You come across pieces that are done less often and they stick with you as something special. " conductor Adam Bodony
The Jacobs School of Music pianist recorded Debussy's complete songs using the composer's own piano
"It's more complicated--in a good way--than just two evil sisters," stage director Chas Rader Shieber