Bienen Ensembles

Marimba Concert

Monday, November 20, 2023 at 7:30pm CST

Galvin Recital Hall

She-e Wu, director

An evening of music spotlighting the distinctive sonic palette of the marimba.

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Tickets are $6 for the general public and $4 for students with valid ID.

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J. S. Bach, Cello Suite No. 1 in G Major

Jacob Druckman, Reflections on the Nature of Water
     IV. Gently Swelling

Akira Miyoshi, Torse III
     I. Thèse
     III. Commentaire

Niccolò Paganini (arr. Anders Eltern), Caprice No. 24 in E-flat Major

Michael Burritt, Scirocco

Peter Klatzow, Dances of Earth and Fire

Paul Lansky, Idle Fancies
     I. Laughing Matter

Toshi Ichiyanagi, The Source

J. S. Bach, Cello Suite No. 3 in C Major, BWV 1009

Alejandro Viñao, Khan Variations

Gunther Schuller, Marimbology

Paul Lansky, Three Moves for Marimba
     III. Slide

Andrew Thomas, Merlin
     II. Time's Way

Nebojsa Zivkovic, Fluctus

J. S. Bach, Violin Sonata No. 1 in G Minor (BWV 1001)

Arnold Marinissen, Totem

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Mary B. Galvin Recital Hall


70 Arts Circle Drive
Evanston, IL 60208
United States

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Located in the Ryan Center for the Musical Arts, this 400-seat hall features a 40-foot glass wall offering views of Lake Michigan and the Chicago skyline. Undulating walls of Forest Stewardship Council–certified wood, covered with a thin layer of African moabi wood, provide optimal acoustics, and the hall is equipped with state-of-the-art sound and video equipment for recording.