The Truman State University Department of Music
Sigma Alpha Iota
invite you to experience a two days of contemporary music
Presentations: October 23
Concerts and Events: October 24
All events free to the public.
The 2015 edition of the New Horizons Music Festival is two days of contemporary music featuring performers from Truman State University and the surrounding region, including music from most of the major genres in modern music.
Scenes from the 2014 Festival
Wind Symphony I
President’s String Quartet
Michael Bunchman, Teng-Kuan Wang
Daniel Kubus, piano
New Compositions by:
Michael Ippolito, Victor Marquez-Barrios,
Charles Gran, Robert Martin, Clint Needham
The New Horizons Music Festival is two days of contemporary music featuring performers from the University and the surrounding region. The Festival includes music from many of the major genres in modern performance: chamber groups, multimedia, solo performers, and large ensembles. The concerts, talks and workshops provide a substantive slice of contemporary music focusing on music that leverages the techniques of the classical musician and looks to the future.
This seventeenth edition of Truman’s festival of contemporary and experimental music, features four concerts, and several other events on the beautiful Truman State University campus in Kirksville, Missouri.
The New Horizons Music Festival concerts will be held on the Truman campus Saturday, October 24th.
Music featured in the video:
Jay C. Batzner, Music
Video created and directed by Carla Poindexter
Ted King-Smith, composer and performer
Thomas L. Wilson, composer
Matthew Shaver, vibraphone
Thomas Dempster, composer
Russell Thorpe, saxophone
Timothy AuBuchon, saxophone
Jay Bulen, trombone
Michael Bump, percussion
Charles Gran, synthesizers
Theodore Moore, composer and video
Kyle Hutchins, saxophone
Theodore Moore, electronics and video
Barry Moon, video, electronics and guitar
Doug Nottingham, percussion and electronics
Hunger Dreams in Flocks
Hunter Ewen, composer and electronics
“Nonette” by Amy X Neuburg, performed by Kate Stenberg
Released on Other Minds Records: Scenes from a New Music Séance.
Amy X Neuburg
composer, percussion, electronics, vocals
Amy X Neuburg (Premiere of the 2014 Festival Commission)
Amy X Neuburg, vocal
Truman Percussion Ensemble: Michael Bump, director, Ben Barker, Hannah Gallamore, Angela Hilton, Tori Hosler, Jensynn Kasper, Brett Morris, Matt Musselman, Janelle Walker, Nicole Ulmer, Conner Viets
I. Movido, urgente
Osvaldo Golijov, composer
Quartet I: Sarite Brown, Hunter Takamiya, violins Emily Koboldt, viola, Daniel Yung, cello
Quartet II: Ava Pacheco, Claire Clausen, violins Christopher Aman, viola; Alyssa AuBuchon, cello Darby Dachroeden, bass
Sam McClure, conductor