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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Upcoming Events

There are no upcoming events.

Past Events

Bienen Ensembles Bienen Ensembles

May 31, 2020 5:00pm

CANCELED: Bienen Contemporary/Early Vocal Ensemble

Galvin Recital Hall

Festivals & Series Festivals & Series

May 17, 2020 7:30pm

CANCELED: Mabel Kwan, piano

McClintock Choral and Recital Room

Bienen Ensembles Bienen Ensembles

May 16, 2020 7:30pm

CANCELED: Contemporary Music Ensemble

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