Sep 30, 2022 7:30pm

The Power and Passion of Beethoven

Pick-Staiger Concert Hall

Oct 9, 2022 3:00pm

Sir András Schiff, piano

Galvin Recital Hall

Oct 20, 2022 7:30pm

Yunchan Lim, piano

Galvin Recital Hall

Nov 4, 2022 7:30pm

Angela Hewitt, piano

Galvin Recital Hall

Nov 5, 2022 7:30pm

Robert Barto, lute

Galvin Recital Hall

Dec 3, 2022 7:30pm

Berta Rojas, guitar

Galvin Recital Hall

Dec 9, 2022 7:30pm

My Favorite Brahms

Pick-Staiger Concert Hall

Jan 6, 2023 7:30pm

Calidore String Quartet with Xavier Foley, double bass

Pick-Staiger Concert Hall

Upcoming Events

Sep 30, 2022 7:30pm

The Power and Passion of Beethoven

Pick-Staiger Concert Hall

Oct 9, 2022 3:00pm

Sir András Schiff, piano

Galvin Recital Hall

Oct 20, 2022 7:30pm

Yunchan Lim, piano

Galvin Recital Hall

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Ryan Center for the Musical Arts

The Ryan Center for the Musical Arts sits at the southeast corner of campus, adjacent to the Bienen School's other music facilities.

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Ryan Center for the Musical Arts

Named one of the most impressive performance spaces in Chicago, the Mary B. Galvin Recital Hall features excellent acoustics and views.

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Ryan Center for the Musical Arts

Opened in 2015, the Ryan Center for the Musical Arts features three state-of-the-art performances venues.

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Bienen News

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A Few of My Favorite Things: Bienen School Facilities

July 29, 2022

Master's student Ryan Dearon shares some of his favorite spots within the Bienen School’s incredible music facilities.

Bienen School's Black Composer Showcase series continues

June 15, 2022

The Bienen School is continuing its Black Composer Showcase series with three more videos highlighting Black composers.

Cellist Sydney Lee wins Washington International Competition

June 2, 2022

Sydney Lee, a master’s cello student of Hans Jørgen Jensen, has won first prize and $10,000 in the 2022 Washington International Competition for Strings.

Victor Yampolsky to retire from Bienen School after 38 years of teaching, conducting

June 1, 2022

Victor Yampolsky, the Carol F. and Arthur L. Rice Jr. Professor in Music Performance, will retire at the end of the 2021-22 academic year, marking the conclusion of a 38-year teaching and conducting career at Northwestern.

Galvin Cello Quartet wins 2022 Victor Elmaleh Competition

May 26, 2022

The Bienen School of Music’s Galvin Cello Quartet has been named a winner of the Concert Artists Guild’s 2022 Victor Elmaleh Competition.

James Moore (1929 – 2022)

May 19, 2022

James Edwin Moore, former director of field services at the Bienen School of Music, died April 14, 2022, at the age of 92.

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