Faculty Artist Series presents An Equal Say: A Faculty Recital featuring Ben McIlwain, trombone and Ellen Elder piano

Faculty Artist Series presents An Equal Say: A Faculty Recital featuring Ben McIlwain, trombone and Ellen Elder piano

October 18, 2018 - 7:30pm
Where: 
Marsh Auditorium
Price: 
FREE
Contact:
Dr. Ben McIlwain ben.mcilwain@usm.edu

This exciting program will include 5 works written in the past 10 years for trombone and pianoalong with Ernst Bloch’s beautiful piece “Prayer” From Jewish Life originally written for cello. Thefirst half of this recital will consist of works written by Gregory Turner, Ernst Bloch, and DavidBiedenbender, while the second half will champion pieces by female composers Carolina Calvache,Daniella Candillari, and Amy Riebs Mills.  The variety of styles, the gender of composers, differinginfluences, and the two performing instruments all have An Equal Say.