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Musical Events for the Week of March 10
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MAILED: March 5, 1997

EAU CLAIRE -- The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire music and theatre arts department will present the following musical performances the week beginning Monday, March 10. All events are free and open to the public.

MONDAY, MARCH 10:

John Reim, graduate student from Eau Claire, will present an organ recital at 8 p.m. in Gantner Concert Hall of the Fine Arts Center. Reim will perform pieces by J. S. Bach, Helmut Walcha, Jehan Alain, Felix Mendelssohn and Cesar Franck.

TUESDAY, MARCH 11:

Lisa Whipkey, a junior music major from Chippewa Falls, will present a student violin recital at 5 p.m. in the Gantner Concert Hall of the Fine Arts Center. Wipkey will perform pieces by Sergei Rachmaninov, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Henri Wieniawski, J.S. Bach and Ludwig van Beethoven.

SUNDAY, MARCH 16:

Rodney Hudson, associate professor of music and theatre arts, will present a faculty trombone recital at 2 p.m. in Gantner Concert Hall of the Fine Arts Center. Hudson will perform pieces by Camille Saint-Saens, Eric Ewazen, Henri Dutilleux, Carl Maria von Weber and Robert W. Jones. He will be accompanied by Nancy Rice-Baker on piano.

Paul Kosower, associate professor of music and theatre arts, will present a faculty organ recital at 4 p.m. at the First Lutheran Church, 1005 Oxford Ave. Kosower will perform "Prelude and Fugue in G Minor" by Nicolaus Brahns, "Trio Sonata No. 1 in E Flat Major," "O Man, Bewail Thy Grievous Fall," "When in the Hour of Utmost Need," "Prelude and Fugue in A Major (The Great)," "O Sacred Head Once Wounded" and "Toccata in F Major" by J. S. Bach and "Fugue in C Major (Jig Fugue)" by Dietrich Buxtehude.

Les Favorites, an ensemble which plays music from the 18th century on instruments from the 18th century, will present a concert at 8 p.m. in the Phillips Recital Hall of the Fine Arts Center. The ensemble plays music in the authentic style as it would have been played and heard by the composers of the music. Les Favorites has been playing for 20 years with different members throughout the years. The members of the ensemble for this concert include Tim Lane, associate professor of music and theatre arts, on baroque flute; Ivar Lunde, Jr., professor of music and theatre arts, on baroque oboe; guest artist Lucinda Marvin on baroque violin; guest artist Laura Handler on baroque violoncello; and Nanette G. Lunde, professor of music and theatre arts, on harpsichord. They will perform pieces by Marin Marais, Domenico Scarlatti, Johann Pachelbel and Fancesco Barsanti.
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UWEC [Administrative Offices] [News Bureau]

Janice B. Wisner
UW-Eau Claire News Bureau
Schofield 218
(715) 836-4741
newsbur@uwec.edu

Updated: March 25, 1997