Free music offerings coming up include jazz, chamber music, a guest marimba concert by a nationally known composer and a celebration of Bassoon Week. The programs are at 7:30 p.m. in Irons Recital Hall in the Fine Arts Building.
- Guest Recital with Nathaniel Bartlett: The nationally recognized composer/performer presents a concert that combines a five-octave acoustic marimba with electronics, computer and an eight-channel cube of loudspeakers. Wednesday, Jan. 20.
- Jazz Recital: Assistant Professor Dan Cavanagh on the piano and Dave Hagedorn, artist in residence at St. Olaf College, on the vibraphone performing jazz music. Thursday, Jan. 21.
- Bassoon Week Faculty Recital: Assistant Professor Scott Pool performs jazz, rock and funk music. Monday, Feb. 1.
- Bassoon Week Community Recital: Students and musicians from the area perform. Tuesday, Feb. 2.
- Bassoon Week Student Recital: Students Cristina Meza and Amber Wyman perform. Wednesday, Feb. 3.
- Bassoon Week Guest Trio Recital: The Trio Arizona, featuring Will Dietz on bassoon and Paula Fan and Neil Tatman on oboe, will perform. Friday, Feb. 5.