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UW-Eau Claire News Bureau
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Scholarship Recipients To Perform March 29
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MAILED: March 16, 1998

EAU CLAIRE -- The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire music and theatre arts department will honor its scholarship recipients with a program titled "An Afternoon of Music and Theatre."
The concert will begin at 2 p.m. Sunday, March 29, in Gantner Concert Hall of the Fine Arts Center. It will feature performances by UW-Eau Claire music and theatre arts students.
Barry Anderson, a junior from Osseo, will present "Toccata, Op. 11" by Serge Prokofiev on piano.
Rebecca Multz, a junior from Anoka, Minn., will perform a monologue from "Angels in America" by Tony Kushner.
Ryan Poquette, a sophomore from Madison, will present "Sonata No. 3 for Violin and Piano" by Johannes Brahms.
Robert Schlidt, a junior from Hartford, will present "Sicilienne et Allegro giocoso" by Gabriel Grovlez on bassoon.
Jacob Schrandt, a sophomore from Winona, Minn., will close the first portion of the program singing "Arise, Ye Subterrean Winds se vuol ballare, Signor Contino" from "le Nozze di Figaro" by Henry Purcell and W.A. Mozart.
After a short intermission, Megan McGee, a sophomore from Oshkosh, will recite a monologue from "Ludlow Fair" by Lanford Wilson.
Todd J. Schendel, a senior from Wilton, will perform a trombone solo by Vincent Persichetti.
Matthew J. Pierce, a senior from Mankato, Minn., will perform "Sonata No. 2 in F major for Cello and Piano" by Johannes Brahms.

Monica Allen, a freshman from Wausau, will present a piano solo by Claude Debussy.
Senior Deborah Petras, a soprano from Green Bay, will close the program with "Je veux vivre" from "Romeo and Juliet" by Charles Gounod.
The event is free and open to the public.
Friends of Music will sponsor a reception honoring the scholarship students, performers, and their families following the program in the foyer of the Fine Arts Center. All patrons are welcome to attend.

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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 16, 1998