2022 Mizzou International Composers Festival July 27th schedule features evening concert and morning Resident Composer presentations

A concert performance and Resident Composer presentations highlight activities at the 13th annual Mizzou International Composers Festival on  Wednesday, July 27th.

This morning from 10 am – Noon (CDT), presentations by Resident Composers Jia Yi Lee and Felipe Tovar-Henao are scheduled in Room 385 at the Sinquefield Music Center.

Tonight’s MICF concert will feature the Mizzou New Music Ensemble performing works by Mizzou student composers Santiago Beis, Emily Shaw, and MICF guest composer Angélica Negrón, as well as a Mizzou Faculty Trio performing Stefan Freund‘s Triodances (2005) and Don Freund’s Triomusic (1980).


Mizzou New Music Ensemble:

  • Santiago Beis (b. 1990) Provinciana (2022, Santiago Beis, piano, 10’)
  • Angélica Négron (b. 1981) Conversación a distancia (2020, clarinet, vibraphone, piano/accordion, violin, cello & electronics, 6’)
  • Emily Shaw – The Things I Heard on the Radio * (2021, Emily Shaw, soprano, 6’)

Mizzou Faculty Trio:

  • Stefan Freund (b. 1974) Triodances (2005, 11’)
  • Don Freund (b. 1947) Triomusic (1980, 18’)

Here are the musicians performing in this evening’s concertL


Valentina Arango, flutes

Andrew Wiele, clarinets

Johanny Veiga Barbosa, violin

Andy Lewis, cello

Stephen Landy, percussion

Jordan Nielsen, percussion

Daniel Fitzpatrick, piano 

Eve Werger, piano and toy piano

Yoshiaki Onishi, director

With guests:

Santiago Beis, piano

Emily Shaw, soprano


Wes Warnhoff, clarinet

Julie Rosenfeld, violin

Peter Miyamoto, piano

Admission to the Wednesday afternoon Resident Composer presentations and the Wednesday evening concert — and to all 2022 MICF events – is free.

The concert will also stream at Mizzou New Music Facebook and MU School of Music YouTube.

For the complete 2022 MICF event schedule, click here.