Gunnar Owen Hirthe

Musician, Clarinetist, Educator

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BGSU New Music Festival featuring Jennifer Higdon and the Fifth House Ensemble


  • Bowling Green State University Moore Center for the Musical Arts Bowling Green, OH United States (map)

BGSU College of Musical Arts and the Mid-American Center for Contemporary Music present their 36th annual New Music Festival in Bowling Green Ohio! This amazing event features workshops, talks, and performances by Faculty and Students of the BGSU community promoting new works and premiers from dozens of composers. 

Look for me at the Exhibition Opening Event on Wednesday at 7 PM with other members of the BGSU Doctoral Program in Contemporary Music. On Friday at 10:30 AM, Derek Emch (co-founder of the Black Squirrel Duo) and I will be premiering John McCowen's Mundana for Duo, Nos. 1 & 2 (2015). And on Saturday at 2:30 PM, I will be performing with Dr. Mikel Kuehn his amazing work for Bass Clarinet and Live Electronics, Rite of Passage (2014).

For more information and locations of performances, click HERE!

Earlier Event: October 9
EAR: EYE BGSU DMA Concert Series
Later Event: November 7
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