The CNM season was scaled-back slightly due to the flooding in Iowa City in June 2008 that resulted in the closing of the School of Music and its concert facilities.


Season 43, Concert 1

Saturday, September 13, 2008, 8:00 p.m.
at Buchanan Auditorium, UI Pappajohn Business Administration Building

The Puzzle Master, a multimedia chamber opera
by composer Eric Chasalow and librettist F. D. Reeve

Season 43, Concert 2

Sunday, September 21, 2008, 2:00 p.m.
at Old Capitol Senate Chamber

A recital of Violin and Piano Music
Wolfgang Dávid, violin and David Gompper, piano
featuring music by Brahms, Debussy, Pärt, Dangerfield and Gompper

Season 43, Concert 3

Composers Workshop concert

Sunday, October 19, 2008 at 8:00pm

Buchanan Auditorium, Pappajohn Business Bldg.

Season 43, Concert 4

Sunday, December 7, 2008, 8:00 p.m.
at Iowa Memorial Union Ballroom

CNM ensemble
featuring new chamber works by Cooman, Eckert, Liptak and Vayo

Season 43, Concert 5

Sunday, February 8, 2009, 2:00 p.m.
at Old Capitol Senate Chamber

Christine Rutledge, viola, Wolfgang David, violin
and the CNM ensemble

performing works by Baker, Davidovsky, Gompper and Miklós Rózsa

Festival of Contemporary Music

*** Thursday, April 2 through Monday, April 5, 2009

*** Concert VI: Kai-Hui Tan (Ohio State University)
works by Bacewicz, Ben-Haim, Sculthorpe
Thursday, April 2, 2009, 8:00 p.m.
at the Congregational United Church of Christ
30 N Clinton St, Iowa City, IA 52245

*** Concert VII: Katie Wolfe, violin and Ketty Nez, piano
Friday, April 3, 2009, 8:00 p.m.
at Macbride Hall

*** Concert VIII: University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
New Music Ensemble, Young-Nam Kim, director
Saturday, April 4, 2009, 8:00 p.m.
at Macbride Hall

*** Concert IX: CNM Ensemble
Sunday, April 5, 2009, 8:00 p.m.
at Macbride Hall

Season 43, Concert 10

Saturday, April 25, 2009, 8:00 p.m.
at MacBride Auditorium

Off-Center — A Collaborative Concert

Allison Ogden and Eun-Young Lee, from the University of Chicago
Lisa Bost-Sandberg and George Hufnagl, University of Iowa Alumni and
Zachary Fischer, Matthew Dotson, and Christopher Gainey, current UI graduate composers

Season 43, Concert 11

Composers Workshop Concert

Sunday, May 3, 2009 at 8:00pm

Macbride Hall Auditorium