This news release describes past events and should be used for historical purposes only. Please note date of release.
UW-Eau Claire News Bureau
Schofield Hall 218
Eau Claire, WI 54702-4004
Musical Events for the Week of March 30:
phone (715) 836-4741
fax (715) 836-2900
web http://www.uwec.edu
e-mail newsbur@uwec.edu

MAILED: March 18, 1998

EAU CLAIRE -- The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire music and theatre arts department will present the following musical performances the week beginning Monday, March 30. All events are free and open to the public.

MONDAY, MARCH 30:
*
Nicole Harper, a senior from Chippewa Falls, will present a senior soprano recital at 7:30 p.m. in Gantner Concert Hall of the Fine Arts Center. Harper will perform pieces by Scarlatti, Bellini, Massenet, Wolf, Hundley, Barab and Blitzstein. Teri Lies will accompany her on piano.

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 1:
*
Karen Wridt, a junior from Racine, and Irina Goldenberg, a senior from Eau Claire, will present a student recital featuring soprano and piano at 5 p.m. in Gantner Concert Hall of the Fine Arts Center.
*
Flutist Tim Lane, associate professor, and Pianist Barbara Wimunc-Pearson, associate professor, along with the Artaria Quartet of Boston, will perform a faculty recital of compositions by Professor Michael Cunningham. The recital will begin at 7:30 p.m. in Gantner Concert Hall of the Fine Arts Center. The Artaria Quartet, in residence at Viterbo College in La Crosse, features Ray Shows and Nancy Oliveros on violin, Renee Moore-Skerek on viola and Laura Thielke on cello.




THURSDAY, APRIL 2:
*
The department of music and theatre arts presents a 50th Anniversary Celebration at 7:30 p.m. in Gantner Concert Hall of the Fine Arts Center. Performances will include those by the Concert Choir, Jazz I, University Symphony Orchestra and the Wind Ensemble. The compositions featured are by alumni Melissa Hannah, Dennis Luginbill, Mark McKenzie and Janika Vandervelde.

SUNDAY, APRIL 5:
*
Donald Patterson, professor of music and theatre arts, will present a piano faculty recital at 4 p.m. in Gantner Concert Hall of the Fine Arts Center. He will perform piano pieces from the first half of the twentieth century by Kabalevsky, Hastings, Pick-Mangiagalli, Hastings and Nin.
*
The department of music and theatre arts presents the Wisconsin Woodwind Quintet at 7:30 p.m. in Phillips Recital Hall of the Fine Arts Center. The Quintet is comprised of associate professor Tim Lane on flute and piccolo, professor Ivar Lunde on oboe, professor Richard Fletcher on bass clarinet, senior lecturer Kristine Fletcher on bassoon and lecturer Thomas Gilkey on horn. Students assisting are Sarah Eberth, Heather Strutt, Samantha Pittenger, Heidi Borgwardt and Becky Weber.

-30-
JM/JB


UWEC [Administrative Offices] [News Bureau]

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

Updated: March 18, 1998