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Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Shulamit Ran will visit NIU for New Music Ensemble concert

November 16, 2010

NIU New Music Ensemble posterThe Friends of NIU Libraries and the NIU School of Music invite the public to attend a free New Music Ensemble concert and pre-concert lecture beginning at 7 p.m. Monday, Nov. 29, in the Music Building’s Boutell Memorial Concert Hall.

Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Shulamit Ran of the University of Chicago, David M. Gordon of Wheaton College and Gregory Beyer of the NIU School of Music will present the pre-concert discussion, moderated by NIU School of Music librarian Michael Duffy.

The New Music Ensemble concert will begin at 8 p.m. and feature the music of Ran and Gordon.

The New Music Ensemble is a performance group dedicated to groundbreaking music of the 20th century and the emerging musical voices of the 21st century.

For more information on the lecture and concert, call (815) 753-8091 or (815) 753-1551.