Horizons Concert Series ~ 2014-15
- Horizons concerts are Mondays at 7:30 p.m.
- Tickets are available at the NAU Central Ticket Office (nau.edu/cto) or call 928.523.5661 (toll free: 888.520.7214)
- Individual tickets for the Horizons Concert Series are $20 for adults, $12.50 for seniors and NAU faculty and staff. Admission is free for children (17 yrs. & under) and NAU students with an ID.
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- Free parking in Parking Lot P3 has been provided by the College of Arts and Letters for these events. Visit nau.edu/maps for directions.
Jeremy Huw Williams, baritone and Paula Fan, piano
7:30 p.m., Monday, November 3, 2014 ~ Ashurst Hall
Performing songs by Britten,
Strauss, and Ivor Gurney’s haunting commemorations of World War I
Welsh baritone Jeremy Huw Williams studied at St. John’s College, Cambridge, at
the National Opera Studio and with April Cantelo. He made his debut with Welsh
National Opera as Guglielmo (Così fan tutte) and has since appeared in sixty
operatic roles. He has given performances at major venues in North and South
America, Australia, Hong Kong, and most European countries. www.jeremyhuwwilliams.com
Fan has performed as soloist and chamber musician on five continents. She made
her London debut in 1977 and her New York debut in 1978. In 1980 she joined
members of Beijing’s Central Philharmonic Orchestra for the first concert of
Western chamber music since the Cultural Revolution. In 1981, as the first ever
accompanist-coach invited by the Chinese Ministry of Culture, she organized and
accompanied the first Liederabend to be presented in many years. Dr. Fan has
recorded 15 albums and has broadcast for the BBC, National Public Radio, Radio
Television China and other international stations.
7:30 p.m., Monday, November
17, 2014 ~ Ashurst Hall
featuring countertenor voices and Baroque instruments
Air" is a dynamic ensemble specializing in the repertoire of the English
Baroque, with an emphasis on chamber works featuring countertenor voices with
baroque ensemble. The ensemble is comprised of talented performers who have
worked with leading proponents of early music including the Bach Ensemble,
Ensemble Galilei, Musica Antiqua Köln, Ensemble Voltaire, and Chanticleer, and
have performed in venues such as the Boston Early Music Festival and the Proms
in London. www.echoingair.org