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ISU Wind Symphony Concert
Music and Architecture
Gustav Holst (1874-1934), ed. Matthews – First Suite in E-flat (1909)
Roy Magnuson (b. 1983) – The Golden Gray (2009)
Percy Grainger (1882-1961), ed. Rogers – Colonial Song (1919)
Percy Grainger (1882-1961), ed. Rogers – Shepherd’s Hey (1918)
Paul Hindemith (1895-1965), tr. Wilson – Symphonic Metamorphosis of Themes by Carl Maria von Weber (1943)
Special Guest Lecturer on the topic of Music and Architecture
GREC Architects (Chicago, IL)
As part of the Wind Symphony’s performance, John will guide the audience through certain pieces on the concert. He will discuss the unique intersection of music and architecture and highlight some of these phenomenon in the pieces performed by the Wind Symphony.
Born and raised in Hampton Roads, Virginia, John Knuteson holds a Bachelor of Architecture degree from Virginia Tech, with a semester in the Chicago Studio program and internship at GREC. John graduated in 2014 and moved to Chicago to join the GREC team.
John’s undergraduate thesis work focused on the role of drawing in the manifestation of architecture, and he has a strong interest in the intersection of art and architecture. He has been actively involved with the Institute for Creativity, Arts, and Technology at Virginia Tech’s Center for the Arts. Outside of his architecture studies at Virginia Tech, he was also a clarinet player and drum major for the Marching Virginians, Tech’s collegiate marching band.
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