College of Visual and Performing Arts

2016 IPFW Gene Marcus Piano Camp & Festival June 12-17, 2016

Emerging Artist Recital: Chamber Music

Pianists Hope Arthur, Mario Cervantes, and Andrew Nesler will collaborate with string players Caleb Mossburg and Rachel Mossburg and clarinetist Mark Townsend in an evening of chamber music. Works to be presented include Mozart’s Kegelstatt trio and sonatas by Franck and Poulenc.
Thursday, June 16, 2016                  7:30 p.m.
Rhinehart Recital Hall
Admission is free for everyone

Camp Student Recital

The final performance of the IPFW Gene Marcus Piano Camp, this recital will feature performances by this year’s camp participants.
Friday, June 17, 2016                       5:30 p.m.
Rhinehart Recital Hall
Admission is free for everyone.

Wednesdays on Wayne Street Concert Series - Dr. Adam Johnson, trombone and Dr. Geoffrey North, organ

IPFW faculty members Dr. Adam Johnson  and Dr. Geoffrey North will present a short recital at 12:15 p.m. as part of the Wayne Street United Methodist Church's "Wednesdays on Wayne Street" concert series. Dr. North and Dr. Johnson will be joined by Dr. James Kraft (former trombonist of the National Symphony) and the Fort Wayne Philharmonic's bass trombonist Mr. Andrew Hicks. They will present a program of trombone and organ music including works by Bach, Bruckner, Guillmant, Ives, Hidas, and Hovhaness. A light luncheon will follow the performance and can be purchased for $5. 

Wednesday, June 22    12:15 p.m.
First Wayne Street United Methodist Church 300 E. Wayne Street  Fort Wayne, IN 46802
The concert is free and open to the public

All concerts are in the Rhinehart Music Center unless otherwise noted.

  • Regular Box Office Hours: Monday–Friday 12:30–6:30 p.m.
  • Rhinehart Box Office opens one hour prior to the start of events in the Rhinehart Music Center.
  • Summer Box Office Hours: Monday–Friday 11-4 p.m.
  • Phone: 260-481-6555Music box office
  • TTD: 260-481-4105
  • Purchase Tickets online:
    • Free admission for IPFW students with ID
    • Free admission for students 18 years of age and younger
    • $7.00 Adults
    • $6.00 Seniors (60 and older)
    • $4.00 All other students

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Underwrite a Concert or Recital!

The IPFW Department of Music is pleased to present a broad array of concerts and recitals featuring superb faculty artists, exceptional guest artists, as well as our outstanding resident vocal and instrumental ensembles.  We are always delighted to have you with us for our performances!

Private contributions play an important role in our mission to provide inspiring and entertaining musical events for the campus community, Fort Wayne, Northeast Indiana and for audiences outside our region.  

If you would like to contribute to this effort, we invite you to consider underwriting a Department of Music concert or recital.

Your tax deductible gift of $250.00 or more allows you to choose the performance you wish to support. Underwriters will be acknowledged in the printed concert program and will receive two (2) Complimentary Tickets for each concert or recital for the remainder of the performance season.

If you would like to underwrite a Department of Music performance, please contact the Chair of the Department of Music, at 260-481-6726.

 We hope you enjoy this year’s performances and look forward to having you with us often!