Renowned Composer to Visit IUP

Posted on 11/15/2019 8:47:37 AM

Renowned composer Daniel Dorff will visit IUP on November 18, 2019, for the world premiere performance of his “Ballade for Alto Flute, Flugelhorn and Piano” at 7:30 p.m. in Gorell Recital Hall, second floor of Sutton Hall.

Therese Wacker and Kevin Eisensmith are the lead coordinators of the consortium that commissioned Daniel Dorff for the Ballade.” The culmination of this project will be a recital, including several of Dorff’s works presented by IUP music faculty: Therese Wacker, Kevin Eisensmith, Evan Engelstad, and Rosemary Engelstad.

Dorff’s works have been presented by major symphonies from around the world. He is VP of Publishing for Theordore Presser Company and serves on the board for the Music Publishers’ Association of the USA, Charles Ives Society, and the Vincent Persichetti Society.

Department of Music