This series is sponsored by the UNI Department of Languages & Literatures with support of the UNI French Program Fund. Albertine Cinémathèque (a program of FACE Foundation) and Villa Albertine, with support from the CNC / Centre National du Cinema, and SACEM / Fonds Culturel Franco-Américain. Co-sponsored by the UNI Departments of Art, Communication & Media, Curriculum & Instruction, History, Philosophy & World Religions, Theatre, the Program in Women's & Gender Studies and the School of Music.
Saturday, February 25, 2023 - 6:00 am to Sunday, February 26, 2023 - 12:00 am
Join the Office of International Engagement on a trip to Kansas City. The group will be heading to Kansas City to see the sights and spend a weekend away! Included in the trip will be shopping, delicious food, an overnight stay in a hotel, the Kansas City Ballet, Ice Skating, indoor markets and more!
In the second of three concerts in the School of Music’s third annual New Music Festival, repertoire will highlight the works of visiting artist Chen Yi. This event is also part of the Meryl Norton Hearst Visiting Artist Series. Learn more at https://music.uni.edu/newmusicfestival. This event is free and open to the public.
Visiting artist Alex Aldridge will present a guitar recital. Classical guitarist Alex Aldridge is an educator, soloist, and chamber musician from West Des Moines, Iowa. He earned his Bachelor’s in Music at the University of Northern Iowa in 2015 under the tutelage of Robert Dunn, and his Master’s in Classical Guitar Performance in 2019 at the Hartt School with Richard Provost. Alex has performed internationally on a handful of occasions, and throughout the New England area. In addition to concertizing, he was an educator at several music studios in Connecticut from 2017-2022, before returning to Iowa. Alex will also present a master class on Feb. 4 in Jebe Hall at 1 p.m. Both events are free and open to the public.
In the last of three concerts in the School of Music’s third annual New Music Festival, faculty and guest artist ensemble Calypsus Brass will offer a recital. Learn more at https://music.uni.edu/newmusicfestival. This event is free and open to the public.