The University of Iowa
Roomful of Teeth
Bonica Ayala

CANCELLED: Roomful of Teeth

Presented by
UI School of Music
ADULTS: $30 / $40 / $50
COLLEGE STUDENTS: $10 / $10 / $10
YOUTH: $10 / $10 / $10
Wednesday, February 16, 2022, 7:30 pm

A collaboration with the University of Iowa School of Music's Larry G. and Ann Howard Jones Vocal Ensemble Residency Program

Roomful of Teeth can fit just about any musical tradition into its collective mouth. The Grammy-winning vocal project is versed in every sort of singing you can imagine. Commissioning and performing music by contemporary composers, they offer listeners a menu of new sounds, giving your ears plenty to chew on. The program will feature original compositions by Roomful of Teeth member and Pulitzer winner, Caroline Shaw.


Caroline Shaw
I. Allemande
from Partita for 8 Voices

Judd Greenstein

Run Away

Peter Shin
III. GaNaDaRaMaBaSa AJaChaKaTaPaHa
bits torn from words

Missy Mazzoli
Vesper Sparrow

Peter Shin
VI. If __________ did happen, how bad would it be
from bits torn from words


Caroline Shaw

The Isle

William Brittelle
I.    Deep Blue (You Beat Me)
II.   I am the Watchtower
III.  My Apothecary Light

Preorder food from the Stanley Café!
Avoid the lines by making your food selections before you come to Hancher Auditorium. The Stanley Café will have staff members ready to get your order—including beverages you order when you pick up your food–fast!



Artemus Bush-Helen Jones Trust
Steve and Janie Schomberg

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