Bienen Ensembles

Northwestern University Chamber Orchestra

American Masters

Thursday, March 14, 2019 at 7:30pm

Pick-Staiger Concert Hall

Robert G. Hasty, conductor; Taichi Fukumura, graduate assistant conductor; Alicia Russell, soprano 

Walter Piston, Sinfonietta 
Samuel Barber, Knoxville: Summer of 1915 
Jennifer Higdon, “String” from Concerto for Orchestra 
Aaron Copland, Suite from Appalachian Spring

Robert G. Hasty, Taichi Fukumura, and Alicia Russell will give a post-concert talk and Q&A approximately five minutes following the concert. Interested audience members seated in the balcony are encouraged to find a seat on the orchestra level.

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

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Pick-Staiger Concert Hall


50 Arts Cir Dr
Evanston, IL 60208
United States

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Pick-Staiger is a 989-seat hall located in the Arts Circle on the Evanston campus of Northwestern University. The main lobby entrance for concerts is on the west side of the building (revolving and regular doors). Since its inception in 1975, the hall has functioned as both a classroom and performance facility for Bienen School of Music performing ensembles, faculty recitals, festivals, and professional guest artists.