Davee Media Library

Visiting Artists

Jennifer Higdon: Nemmers Prize Residency

Jennifer Higdon, winner of the 2018 Michael Ludwig Nemmers Prize in Music Composition, reflects on her first Bienen School residency. The Bienen School of Music welcomed Higdon Oct.

Dover Quartet - Mendelssohn String Quartet in F Minor

The Bienen School’s Quartet-in-Residence, the Dover Quartet, performs Felix Mendelssohn’s String Quartet in F Minor, Op. 80 in Mary B. Galvin Recital Hall.

Dover Quartet - Haydn String Quartet in F Minor

The Bienen School’s Quartet-in-Residence, the Dover Quartet, performs Joseph Haydn’s String Quartet No. 23 in F Minor, Op. 20, No. 5 in Mary B. Galvin Recital Hall. 

The Crossing and BCE

Grammy-winning choral ensemble The Crossing joins the Bienen Contemporary/Early Vocal Ensemble for performances of Gabriel Jackson’s Rigwreck and David Shaprio’s Sumptuous Planet (14:02). Donald Nally conducts. 

Dover Quartet - Beethoven String Quartet in C Minor

The Dover Quartet, Bienen School Quartet-in-Residence, performs Beethoven’s String Quartet No. 4 in C Minor, Op. 18, No. 4, in Mary B. Galvin Recital Hall.

Emanuel Ax Master Class

Emanuel Ax, winner of the Bienen School’s 2016 Jean Gimbel Lane Prize in Piano Performance, leads a piano master class featuring Bienen students EunAe Lee, Thomas Ridgway, and Dong-wan Ha.

Marcos Balter - Pan

Bienen School visiting artist Chase Chase performs an excerpt from a work in progress, Pan, by Northwestern alumnus Marcos Balter. The piece is scored for acting-singing flutist and mass community participation.

Steve Reich: Nemmers Prize Residency

Steve Reich, winner of the 2016 Michael Ludwig Nemmers Prize in Music Composition, discusses his first Bienen School residency with conductor Alan Pierson.