A Festival of Overtures
Graduate Conducting Showcase
Saturday, May 7, 2022 at 7:30pm
Alex Chen, Andrew Ritchie, Yuxin Dai, Jennifer Huang, and Jake Taniguchi, conductors; members of Northwestern University Symphony Orchestra
Join students of the Bienen School’s graduate conducting program as they lead the orchestra in beloved repertoire.
Antonín Dvořák, Carnival Overture, Op. 92, B. 169
Giuseppe Verdi, La forza del destino Overture
Giuseppe Verdi, I vespri siciliani Overture
Carl Maria von Weber, Der Freischütz Overture
Gioachino Rossini, William Tell Overture
Tickets are not required for this event.Free Event
Pick-Staiger Concert Hall
50 Arts Cir Dr
Evanston, IL 60208
Pick-Staiger is a 989-seat hall located in the Arts Circle on the Evanston campus of Northwestern University. The main lobby entrance for concerts is on the west side of the building (revolving and regular doors). Since its inception in 1975, the hall has functioned as both a classroom and performance facility for Bienen School of Music performing ensembles, faculty recitals, festivals, and professional guest artists.