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Annual Women Composers' Festival

The annual International Festivals of Women Composers are crossroads for networking among women composers and their advocates. Please visit the website www.iwclib.org for more detailed information, photos/images, history and purpose of the festivals and the International Women Composers Library founded by Dr. Miriam Zach. All events are free and open to the public.

21st International Festival of Women Composers

Concerts are being offered this year in the United States. All events are free and open to the public. 

Friday, March 24, 7:30pm Concert, Martha-Ellen Tye Recital Hall

Arianna Bohning (United States) and Natalie Jouzi (Jordan) 

A Refugee’s Lullaby

Dr. Kris Bryden (United States)

Rotations 

Performed by saxophone quartet: Jasmine Mobley, Karly Nelson, Tryiston TeKippe, Brandon Waring.

Madeleine Dring (United Kingdom) & Amy Beach (United States)

Performed by Zachary Fisher, tenor & Jodi Goble, piano

Elizabeth de Gambarini (Italy)

Performed by Patricia Izbicki, harpsichord

Jodi Goble (United States) 

The Heart of the World: 

Six Imagist Poems 

Performed by Jodi Goble, piano 

Shelby VanNordstrand, soprano 

Ashley Sievers, mezzo-soprano

Olympia Manning (United States)

New Frontier 

Performed by Olympia Manning, violin


Sunday, March 26, 3:00pm Organists of Iowa Concert

Martha Ellen Tye Recital Hall 

European and American music by women composers from the Baroque era through the present including compositions by Marie-Claire Alain (France), Nadia Boulanger (France), Emma Lou Diemer (United States), Barbara Heller (Germany), Elisabeth Jacquet de la Guerre (France), Florence Price (United States), Marguerite Roesgen-Champion (Switzerland), Erzsébet Szönyi (Hungary), and Germaine Tailleferre (France).

Performed by Dr. Miriam Zach, organ with Amy Christensen, oboe & 

Dr. James Bovinette, trumpet


Thank you for your support and sharing your talents!

With kind regards,


Dr. Miriam Zach
Festival Founder / Creative Director
Charles and Mary Sukup Endowed Artist in Organ
Iowa State University

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20th International Festival of Women Composers

Concerts are being offered this year in the United States. The annual International Festivals of Women Composers are crossroads for networking among women composers and their advocates. Please visit the website www.iwclib.org for more detailed information, photos/images, history and purpose of the festivals and the International Women Composers Library I founded. All events are free and open to the public. The only ticketed event is Tuesday, March 8, at the Baughman Center (Free tickets are available at the Baughman Center tel. +1-352-294-0049), part of the University of Florida campus on Lake Alice. If you want to be part of the festival please go to our Call for Participation page.


Thank you for your support and sharing your talents!

With kind regards,


Dr. Miriam Zach

Festival Founder / Creative Director

Transformative Researcher in the Honors Program and School of Music

University of Florida

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Dates and locations of the major events are listed below.


Tuesday, March 8

7:30pm Concert: Baughman Center on Lake Alice (free tickets available at Baughman Center tel. 352-294-0049).


Saturday, March 12

7:30pm Concert: University of Florida School of Music Room 101.