Bienen Ensembles

Symphonic Wind Ensemble

Friday, April 22, 2022 at 7:30pm CDT

Pick-Staiger Concert Hall

This performance will also be presented as a live stream.

Mallory Thompson, conductor; Steven Cohen, clarinet

This evening’s performance celebrates Professor Steven Cohen’s many years with Northwestern University with 2021 Nemmers Prize winner William Bolcom’s Concerto for Clarinet and Band. The program also features music of a close friend of the Symphonic Wind Ensemble, Joel Puckett, as well as Karel Husa’s iconic Music for Prague 1968, in honor of the 100th anniversary of the composer’s birth.

Joel Puckett, Asimov’s Aviary
William Bolcom, Concerto for Clarinet and Band
Karel Husa, Music for Prague 1968

Tickets are $8 for the general public and $5 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 972-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.