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Joan Tower & Dvořák

Joan Tower & DvořákSeptember 12, 2021 DATEWednesday, September 22, 2021TIME7:30 P.M.LOCATIONVoxman Concert Hall School of Music University of Iowa 93 E Burlington St, Iowa City, IA 52240 Free ConcertABOUTFirst concert with the University of Iowa Symphony Orchestra for the new Director of Orchestral Studies Mélisse Brunet. It is also the first concert of the 100th…

Mary Watkins

Mary Watkins & Prokofiev

Mary Watkins & ProkofievSeptember 12, 2021 DATEWednesday, October 20, 2021TIME7:30 P.M.LOCATIONVoxman Concert Hall School of Music University of Iowa 93 E Burlington St, Iowa City, IA 52240 Free ConcertABOUTThe second concert of the 100th anniversary of the University of Iowa Symphony Orchestra!! Featuring the US composer Mary Watkins (born 1938), in Five Movements in Color,…

Song From The Uproar

Song From The UproarJune 03, 2021 DATEJune 06, 2021TIME6:00 P.M.LOCATIONThree Rivers Arts Festival Ten Days of Free Music + Arts Pittsburgh, PABUY TICKETSABOUTPreview performance & collaboration among Amanda Van Story Lewis, Kassia Ensemble, and DEMASKUS Theater Collective of acclaimed opera by Missy Mazzoli. Conducted by Mélisse Brunet   The all-new Riverside Stage at Allegheny Overlook…

02/12/20: Named Music Director of the Northeastern Pennsylvania Philharmonic

02/12/20: Named Music Director of the Northeastern Pennsylvania PhilharmonicFEBRUARY 23, 2020 Northeastern Pennsylvania Philharmonic Search: RECENT NEWSSong From The UproarJune 3, 2021The Daily Iowan: UI School of Music selects first woman to direct orchestral activitiesApril 23, 2021Mélisse Brunet named U of Iowa’s director of orchestral activitiesApril 22, 202102/12/20: Named Music Director of the Northeastern Pennsylvania…

R.I.T.E.S.

R.I.T.E.S. DATEFebruary 28, 2020TIME8:00 P.M.LOCATIONAppalachian Symphony Orchestra The Schaefer Center for Performing Arts Boone, NCFREE ENTRANCEFEATURING Andrew Hannon, Unremembered, world première Tan Dun, Contrabass Concerto: Wolf Totem, NC première, featuring Adam Booker Igor Stravinsky, Rite of Spring Search: RECENT PERFORMANCESJoan Tower & DvořákSeptember 11, 2021Mary Watkins & ProkofievSeptember 11, 2021Song From The UproarJune 3, 2021Respect:…

Selected for La Maestra, International Conducting Competition

Selected for La Maestra, International Conducting CompetitionJANUARY 2, 2020 © Karen Almond Mélisse Brunet has been selected among 11 other candidates to compete in the La Maestra Conducting Competition, the first international competition for women conductors! This is an incredible initiative that aims to discover, celebrate and support the world’s most talented women conductors and…