UNO to present free evening of silent movies with new music



New music ensemble Contemporaneous
  • New music ensemble Contemporaneous

The University of New Orleans (UNO) will present "Not-So-Silent-Night," a program of eight vintage silent films accompanied by new music composed by UNO students and performed live on Friday, April 10 at 7:00 p.m. in the Nims Theatre inside the UNO Performing Arts Center.

A co-production of UNO's film and music departments, the program features guest musicians including famed New York City new-music ensemble Contemporaneous (as part of the group's second music residency at UNO) and local musicians including Jonathan Freilich, Steve Orejudos, Doug Therrien and Dieter Schodde. The UNO student composers are Bill Malchow, Byron Asher, J.P. Carmody, Robin Sherman, Meijah Lieteau, Soren Andrade, Shawn Myers and Darrion Bailey.

The event is free and open to the public. More info here.

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