Last modified: Wednesday, October 31, 2007
IU Chamber Orchestra to perform at Ogle Center Nov. 9 as part of Moveable Feast
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Oct. 31, 2007
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. -- The Indiana University Jacobs School of Music continues IU's Moveable Feast of the Arts Series with the second of three performances this season at the Ogle Center on the campus of IU Southeast in New Albany, Ind.
The IU Chamber Orchestra, conducted by Jacobs Principal Guest Conductor Uriel Segal, will perform on Nov. 9 at 7:30 p.m. The Jacobs School of Music has a rich tradition of stellar orchestral ensembles, and its Chamber Orchestra is one of this elite group. With some of the most outstanding student musicians from around the globe, directed by some of the world's finest conductors, this ensemble inspires with every performance.
The program will include Domenico Cimarosa's Overture to Il matrimonio segreto, Giuseppe Verdi's Symphony for Strings in E Minor, and Ludwig van Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 3 in C Minor, Op. 37.
This is the third year of the Moveable Feast of the Arts initiative, which is designed to showcase the university's cultural resources to Hoosier communities and IU campuses across the state. The Moveable Feast of the Arts is an initiative of the IU President's Office, managed by the Office of the Vice Provost for Research and funded by the Lilly Endowment.
Rounding out the three-part series, the Indiana University Jazz Ensemble will come out swinging on Feb. 16, 2008, at 7:30 p.m., led by Distinguished Professor David N. Baker. This 20-piece ensemble presents sizzling performances of virtually all styles and eras of jazz and continues the legacy of one of the top programs of its kind.
The concert is free to all students under 18, as well as IU faculty, staff and alumni. General admission is $5 each. Tickets may be obtained by visiting the Ogle Center box office or calling Ticketmaster at 502-361-3100. For more information, visit http://oglecenter.ius.edu.