Below excerpts from Red Note New Music Festival announcement on March 5, 2012:
On Tuesday, March 20, Fulcrum Point New Music Project will present a reading of student compositions at 2 p.m. in the University’s Center for the Performing Arts Concert Hall. The ensemble’s founder and artistic director, Stephen Burns, will present a trumpet master class in Kemp Recital Hall at 3 p.m. At 7:30 p.m. in Kemp Recital Hall, Illinois State Professor of English Robert McLaughlin will discuss the work of author David Foster Wallace, whose Everything is Green constitutes the text of a composition by composer Randall Woolf. At 8 p.m., Fulcrum Point New Music Project will perform Woolf’s composition and other new works including Joseph Turrin’s Riffs and Fanfares, the winning work in this year’s Red Note New Music Festival Composition Competition. The critically acclaimed ensemble performs contemporary classical music in a variety of venues in the Chicago area.
More info: www.finearts.illinoisstate.edu/rednote