Horizons Concert Series
Spring 2020 Events
Join the School of Music at NAU for these performances:
Internationally acclaimed performers expand your musical horizons.
Sunday, January 26, 2020, 4:00 p.m., Kitt Recital Hall
Jeffrey Swann, piano
This piano sonata program launches the NAU School of Music’s year-long celebration of Ludwig van Beethoven’s 250th birthday.
“Clara Schumann: For Love of You”
Monday, February 17, 2020, 7:30 p.m., Kitt Recital Hall
Lara Downes, piano
Music by Clara Schumann on the 200th anniversary of her birth mingled with new works by contemporary women composers.
Monday, March 2, 2020, 7:30 p.m., Kitt Recital Hall
Featuring Rogério Souza, guitar and Edinho Gerber, guitar with Ami Molinelli, percussion
A celebration of Brazil’s greatest musical art form—Choro—with its bountiful rhythmic and harmonic permutations.
“Voice of the Whale”
Monday, March 9, 2020, 7:30 p.m., Kitt Recital Hall
Jeffrey Swann & Friends
George Crumb’s classic “Voice of the Whale,” a trio for electric instruments inspired by the singing of the humpback whale.
“Beethoven and Beyond”
Friday, March 27, 2020, 7:30 p.m., Kitt Recital Hall
NAU Faculty Chamber Players
Beethoven’s Wind Octet and Serenade for flute, violin, and viola alongside songs from the Golden Age of Broadway.
“Sacred Voices: The Divine Feminine”
Sunday, April 5, 2020, 4:00 p.m., Kitt Recital Hall
Modern Medieval featuring Jacquelyn Horner-Kwiatek
An exploration of the until-now overlooked music from the Western sacred choral tradition written by and/or for nuns.
“Hindustani Classical Music”
Monday, April 27, 2020, 7:30 p.m., Kitt Recital Hall
Rajeev Taranath, sarod
The sarod, a plucked lute-type instrument used in North Indian music, combines enchanting melodies with electrifying rhythms.
NAU Central Ticket Office Phone: 928-523-5661 Online: nau.edu/cto
A $2.00 CTO fee will be added to tickets purchased at the door. Individual tickets for the Horizons Concert Series are $25.00 for adults and $17.50 for seniors and NAU faculty and staff. Admission is free for children (17 yrs.& under) and NAU/CCC students with an ID.
Complimentary parking in Lot P13 from Friday after 4:30 p.m. through Sunday. Weekday events are eligible for community parking passes through “Manage My Parking” at University Transit Services. (nau.edu/parking)