Faculty Fanfare: August 27, 2023

Sunday, August 27, 2023 - 3:00pm
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Prepare to be transported into a realm of artistic brilliance at the Faculty Fanfare, featuring the exceptional faculty of the Iowa State University Department of Music and Theatre. Join us on August 27, 2023, for an evening that combines mesmerizing on-stage music performances with captivating displays of theatrical lighting, set designs, and education research in the lobby.

The stage will come alive as our esteemed professors take you on a journey through a diverse repertoire of musical genres. From classical to contemporary works, their exceptional talents will fill the air, stirring emotions and creating memories. Let their passion and expertise sweep you away into a world of sonic wonder and artistic expression.

But the magic doesn't stop there. As you explore the lobby, you'll discover an array of stunning displays showcasing the artistry of theatrical lighting and set designs. Marvel at the intricate craftsmanship and creativity that goes into creating the visual landscapes that enhance every scene. Immerse yourself in the world behind the curtains, where lighting and set design experts bring stages to life with their transformative work.

In addition to the visual feast, the lobby displays will also highlight the educational research conducted by our esteemed faculty. Delve into the innovative projects and scholarly pursuits that are shaping the future of music education. Engage with the cutting-edge ideas and educational advancements that are being developed within the Iowa State University Department of Music and Theatre.

Nestled within the Music Building on the enchanting campus of Iowa State University, Martha Ellen Tye Recital Hall stands as a hidden gem, offering a captivating space for music concerts and recitals. With its thoughtfully arranged seating and unobstructed sightlines, this cherished recital hall’s atmosphere envelops both performers and audiences to create an intimate connection that heightens the emotional impact of the music. This intimate venue has earned a well-deserved reputation as a haven for exceptional musical performances. 

Admission will be free for this concert. 

This concert will be live-streamed through the Recital Hall Webcast here