Wonderlust and the MSU Alumni Association: Transformative Power of Music
- Friday, May 4, 2018 from 1:15pm to 3:15pm
- Procrastinator Theater - Strand Union
Join us for an afternoon of music with Dr. Ilse-Mari Lee, Dean of MSU's Honors College. She will reflect on her lifelong quest to understand the value and transformative power of music and will also perform selections from the Six Suites for Solo Cello composed by Johan Sebastian Bach.
Friday, May 4 | 1:15–3:15 p.m.
The Procrastinator Theater - Strand Union (SUB)
Montana State University campus in Bozeman, MT
The cost of attendance is $10 per person, however, proceeds go to the Honors College Dean's Excellence Fund.
About the lecturer: Dr. Ilse-Mari Lee serves as the Dean of the Honors College and is a Professor of Music at Montana State University in Bozeman. Born in South Africa, she is active as a cellist and a composer and has received national and international recognition for her creative work. Ilse-Mari founded the MSU Cello Ensemble and toured throughout the Northwest, as well as to Italy, Central Europe, and China. Ilse-Mari premiered her Cello Concerto, "Mandela", with the Billings Symphony. Her scores for films were awarded gold medals and Director's Choice Awards at the Park City Film Music Festival. She performs regularly at the Grand Tetons Music festival and also with the Montana Chamber Music Festival. She received the Montana Arts Council Individual Fellowship Award and was selected to perform at the American Cello Congress in Phoenix. A dedicated teacher, she has numerous recognition's from both students and colleagues for her excellence in the classroom, as a researcher and in also in outreach as a representative for MSU.
Space is limited to 80 people, so please register today.
If you have questions regarding this event, please contact the MSU Alumni Foundation at 855-850-2586 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Note that parking on campus May 4 will be open, other than Handicap, Reserved and pay spots in the parking garage.