School of Music’s Clarinet Cornucopia festival Feb. 17

School of Music’s Clarinet Cornucopia festival Feb. 17

Every year since 2002, the Northern Illinois University School of Music has presented a day-long festival for clarinet players with a different theme.  The 2018 Clarinet Cornucopia festival features “The French Belle Époque’” with guest artists Stefan Harg, clarinet and Katarina Ström-Harg, piano.  The festival will be held Saturday, February 17 from 9:00 a.m. to 5:30 a.m.  It is free to attend and clarinet players are invited to perform in the Clarinet Choir after registering at go.niu.edu/clarinet.

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CVPA presents second annual Convocation, Monday, Jan. 22

CVPA presents second annual Convocation, Monday, Jan. 22

Experience firsthand the talents of students in the Northern Illinois University College of Visual and Performing Arts at the second annual Convocation, January 22 at 4:30 p.m.  The free event brings together student artists and performers from the NIU schools of art and design, music and theatre and dance.  This year’s Convocation will be held in the NIU Music Building’s Boutell Memorial Concert Hall. (more…)