NOTUS: IU Contemporary Vocal Ensemble

notus - IU Comtemporary Vocal Ensemble

2016 - 2017

CONCERT - Tuesday, September 27, 2016        8pm - Auer Hall
"Stand Before the Sunrise: Music to Examine Our Privilege"          

NOTUS: Contemporary Vocal Ensemble
Dominick DiOrio, conductor

Repertoire
Christopher Theofanidis: Messages to Myself (2007)
Ted Hearne: Privilege (2009)
Moses Hogan: Abide with Me (1999)
David Baker: Images, Shadows, and Dreams: Five Vignettes* (1993)

* presented in memory and honor of the late David Baker,
distinguished professor of music / jazz studies


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Performance at IMEA Conference - Fort Wayne, IN
Friday, January 13, 2017 

NOTUS: Contemporary Vocal Ensemble
Dominick DiOrio, conductor

Repertoire
TBD

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CONCERT – Sunday, March 5, 2017       4pm – Auer Hall
"O, Fallen Star: Depictions of Death in Air and String"

NOTUS: Contemporary Vocal Ensemble
IU Chamber Orchestra
Dominick DiOrio, conductor

Repertoire
Jennifer Higdon: Dooryard Bloom (2004)
James MacMillan: Seven Last Words from the Cross (1993)

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CONCERT – Saturday, April 1, 2017       8pm – Auer Hall**
"This View of Life: Serendipity in Song"

NOTUS: Contemporary Vocal Ensemble
Dominick DiOrio, conductor

Repertoire
Shawn Crouch: The Light of Common Day (2009)
Lansing McLoskey: Zealot Canticle (2011)
Don Freund^: Popping Bubbles* (2015, world premiere)
Jeffrey Parola: this view of life (2013)
Aaron Jensen: Uvavnuk Dreams - The Great Sea (2013)
Chen Yi: Spring Rain (2011)
Wilma Alba Cal: Pórtico (2010)
Luciano Berio: E si fussi pisci (2002)
Hyo-Won Woo: Pal-So-Seong - Eight Laughing Voices (2012)

And featuring the annual prizewinners of the NOTUS Student Composition Contest

^ faculty
*Commissioned by NOTUS
** This concert will be repeated at Anderson University on Thursday, March 23, 2017