Presenting numerous events over the course of each academic year—including the biennial NUNC! conference and festival, residencies by visiting ensembles and composers, and workshops, lectures, and master classes—the Institute for New Music encompasses all the Bienen School of Music’s contemporary music activities. Take a look inside the Institute for New Music with this video overview.

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Bienen Ensembles

October 24, 2019 7:30pm

Contemporary Music Ensemble

Galvin Recital Hall

Bienen Ensembles

November 17, 2019 5:00pm

Bienen Contemporary/Early Vocal Ensemble

Alice Millar Chapel

Bienen Ensembles

November 21, 2019 7:30pm

David T. Little’s Dog Days

Ryan Opera Theater

Bienen Ensembles

November 22, 2019 7:30pm

David T. Little’s Dog Days

Ryan Opera Theater

Bienen Ensembles

November 23, 2019 7:30pm

David T. Little’s Dog Days

Ryan Opera Theater

Bienen Ensembles

November 24, 2019 3:00pm

David T. Little’s Dog Days

Ryan Opera Theater


Past Events

Festivals & Series Festivals & Series

October 22, 2019 5:00pm

Felipe Lara Composition Colloquium

Bienen Ensembles Bienen Ensembles

May 24, 2019 7:30pm

Contemporary Music Ensemble

Galvin Recital Hall

Bienen Ensembles Bienen Ensembles

May 15, 2019 7:30pm

Bienen Contemporary/Early Vocal Ensemble and University Chorale

Galvin Recital Hall



Faculty

Hans Thomalla

Hans Thomalla is professor of composition and music technology and director of the Institute for New Music.

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Ben Bolter

Ben Bolter is co-director of the Contemporary Music Ensemble. He is also associate director of the Institute for New Music at the Bienen School.

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Alan Pierson

Alan Pierson is co-director of the Contemporary Music Ensemble. He is the artistic director and conductor of the ensemble Alarm Will Sound.

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Donald Nally

Donald Nally is John W. Beattie Chair of Music, Director of Choral Organizations, and conductor of the Bienen Contemporary/Early Vocal Ensemble and University Chorale.

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Questions?

Ticket Office

Located on the southeast entrance of
Pick-Staiger Concert Hall
50 Arts Circle Drive, Evanston IL

Phone: 847-467-4000

Email: events.music@northwestern.edu

Ticket Office Hours

Monday - Friday: 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Saturday: Noon - 3:00 p.m.
Sunday: Closed

During Summer/Academic Breaks

Monday - Friday: 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Saturday - Sunday: Closed