TUTTI Festival

Upcoming Events

About the Series 

Every two years, because it takes that long to organize something this fabulous, Denison University’s Department of Music collaborates with musicians, composers, fine artists, dance artists, theatre, and creative people across genres to present the TUTTI Original Works Festival, a days-long celebration of original works.

“TUTTI” is a musical term, taken from the Italian for all together, an apt expression representative of the unusual depth and breadth of the artistic offerings of this event.

TUTTI 2017:

Featured Composer:

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Augusta Read Thomas

Photo © by Anthony Barlich

 

Featured Ensembles:

NOW Ensemble

NOW Ensemble

ETHEL

ETHEL

 

Call for Scores:

Denison University announces the seventh TUTTI Festival will be held from February 6-11, 2017 (with concerts primarily February 9-11, 2017), with festival composer Augusta Read Thomas. We are also excited to feature guest ensembles NOW Ensemble and Denison’s Ensemble-in-Residence, ETHEL and encourage submissions for them. In addition, Denison faculty, including Duo Felice (clarinet and horn duo), students, and ensembles will be available for performances. Composers may submit a maximum of two works, for the featured ensembles or for any combination of the following: fl, ob, cl, bn, sax, hn, tp, tbn, pf, perc, SATB voices, vn, va, vc, db, SATB chamber choir, orchestra, wind ensemble, bluegrass ensemble, jazz combo, jazz ensemble, and Balinese gamelan, angklung.

There is no established limit on duration but feasibility of performance will be a consideration. Preference will be given to works under 12 minutes in duration. Composers may provide their own performers and should indicate such with their submission. Attendance at the conference is required of all composers whose works will be performed.

Submission deadline: August 1, 2016. Please submit your submissions online via the link:

http://www.musicavatar.org/categories/30082.html

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Series Archives

2017

TUTTI Festival Concert XI: The Vail Series presents NOW Ensemble (67816)
February 11, 2017
The Vail Series presents NOW Ensemble performing at the 2017 TUTTI Festival.
TUTTI Festival: Roundtable Talk (87891)
February 11, 2017
The TUTTI Festival presents a roundtable talk titled "Art Matters" with guest artists and composers.
TUTTI Festival Concert X (87755)
February 11, 2017
The TUTTI Festival Concert X featuring guest artists and faculty.
TUTTI Festival: Composers Forum (87892)
February 11, 2017
The TUTTI Festival presents a composers forum.
TUTTI Festival Concert IX (87893)
February 11, 2017
The TUTTI Festival Concert IX features guest artists and faculty.
TUTTI Concert VIII: The Berry Nance Project with the Mark Lomax Trio (87614)
February 10, 2017
The Berry Nance Dance Project teams up with the Mark Lomax Trio for an evening of contemporary dance, live music and text.
TUTTI Festival: Lecture and Demonstration (87894)
February 10, 2017
The TUTTI Festival presents a lecture and demonstration with composer Augusta Read Thomas and contemporary quartet ETHEL.
TUTTI Festival Concert VII (87756)
February 10, 2017
The TUTTI Festival Concert VII features guest artists and faculty.
TUTTI Festival: Composition Seminar (87895)
February 10, 2017
The TUTTI Festival presents a composition seminar with composer Augusta Read Thomas.
TUTTI Festival Concert VI (87757)
February 10, 2017
The TUTTI Festival Concert VI features NOW Ensemble performing "Rounder Songs."
TUTTI Festival: Roundtable Talk (87887)
February 10, 2017
The TUTTI Festival presents a roundtable talk titled "Collaboration" with guest artists and composers.
TUTTI Festival Concert V (87758)
February 10, 2017
The TUTTI Festival Concert V features guest artists and faculty.
TUTTI Festival Concert IV (87759)
February 9, 2017
The TUTTI Festival Concert IV featuring guest artists and faculty.
TUTTI Festival Concert III (87760)
February 9, 2017
The TUTTI Festival Concert III features guest artists and faculty.
TUTTI Festival Concert II (87747)
February 9, 2017
The TUTTI Festival Concert II features guest artists and faculty.
‘Columbus in Newark’ exhibition opening (87719)
February 8, 2017
The Denison Art Space in Newark holds an exhibition opening for "Columbus in Newark."
TUTTI Festival Concert I (87761)
February 7, 2017
The Department of Music presents the TUTTI Festival. The first concert is titled "I Am the Diversity."

2016

‘tiny tutti tasting tour’ (51644)
February 26, 2016
Denison University presents the "tiny tutti tasting tour 2016."

2015

'The Importance of Being Earnest' (40156)
March 7, 2015
The Department of Theatre presents "The Importance of Being Earnest," by Oscar Wilde.
Tutti Music Festival Concert VII (39590)
March 7, 2015
The Tutti Music Festival Concert VII features Vail Artist in Residence ETHEL and Ian Rosenbaum.
Tutti Festival Artists and Composers  Roundtable (39589)
March 7, 2015
The Tutti Festival presents an open forum with composers and artists.
Tutti Festival Concert VI (39588)
March 7, 2015
The Tutti Festival Concert VI features choreographer Sandy Mathern Smith, composer Mary Ellen Childs and string quartet ETHEL.
Tutti Festival Concert V (39587)
March 7, 2015
The Tutti Festival Concert V features faculty and guest artists.
'The Importance of Being Earnest' (40155)
March 6, 2015
The Department of Theatre presents "The Importance of Being Earnest," by Oscar Wilde.
Tutti Festival Concert IV (39586)
March 6, 2015
The Tutti Festival Concert IV features Ian Rosenbaum and Denison Symphony Orchestra
Tutti Festival Concert III (39585)
March 6, 2015
The Tutti Festival Concert III features the Denison Chamber Singers.
Tutti Festival Concert II (39584)
March 6, 2015
The Tutti Festival Concert II featuring faculty and guest artists.
'The Importance of Being Earnest' (40154)
March 5, 2015
The Department of Theatre presents "The Importance of Being Earnest," by Oscar Wilde.
Denison TEDx Talk (39355)
March 5, 2015
This year's theme at TEDxDenisonU will be "Creative Destruction."
'The Importance of Being Earnest' (40153)
March 4, 2015
The Department of Theatre presents "The Importance of Being Earnest," by Oscar Wilde.
Tutti Festival Concert I (39580)
March 3, 2015
The Denison Department of Music presents the Tutti Festival. The first concert features the River Song Quintet and Miwa Matreyek.
Conversation with River Song Quintet (40275)
March 3, 2015
The TUTTI Original Works Festival presents a conversation with the River Song Quintet.
March 2, 2015
The Available Light Theatre holds an open rehearsal for itensemble-created new work.
February 28, 2015
The Department of Theatre presents "The Importance of Being Earnest," by Oscar Wilde.
February 27, 2015
The Department of Theatre presents "The Importance of Being Earnest," by Oscar Wilde.