Eastern Illinois University

A division of the
College of Arts & Humanities

Lions In Winter Literary
Festival

Lions In Winter Literary Festival
January 27-28, 2017 |
Friday, Jan. 27, 5:00 pm

This event is free and open to the public; Book signing and reception to follow

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Gangstagrass

Gangstagrass | Friday, Jan. 27, 7:30 pm

NOTE: Contains mature content Presented in conjunction with the Lions In Winter Literary Festival Best known as the Emmy-nominated makers to the hit FX drama Justified, Gangstagrass is now back with its fourth official album, the aptly-titled, American Music. Released in April 2015, American Music has done what no other Gangstagrass album has done before, charting on Billboard for the first time. Reaching Number 5 on the Bluegrass Charts, American Music debuted on the charts in only its first week of release.

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Indiana State University
Regali Chamber Winds & Strings
All-American Concert

Indiana State University
Regali Chamber Winds & Strings
All-American Concert |
Tuesday, Feb. 07, 7:30 pm

The Regali Chamber Winds and Strings is a professional faculty-student based ensemble in residence in the School of Music at Indiana State University, and conducted by Roby George (pictured). The core of 16-20 professional wind, string, and percussion musicians work together in a variety of ensemble combinations in the School of Music and come together annually in concert. The mission of Regali is to continue to expand their concert offerings in the area and to present and expand on the vast history of wind chamber and mixed chamber ensemble repertoire, both standard and contemporary, providing the audience with a new music concert experience. PROGRAM (subject to change) Serenade, Opus 40 Arthur Bird Serenade for Winds Alec Wilder Appalachian Spring Aaron Copland Other works on the program might include music by Leonard Bernstein and Gunther Schuller. This performance is a partnership between the EIU Music Department and the Indiana State University Music Department.

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