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UW-Eau Claire News Bureau
Schofield Hall 218
Eau Claire, WI 54702-4004
Musical Events
for the Week of May 4
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MAILED: April 29, 1998

EAU CLAIRE - The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire music and theatre arts department will present the following musical performances the week beginning Monday, May 4. All events are free and open to the public.


MONDAY, MAY 4:
* Heather Broadwater, a senior from Winona, Minn., will present a student soprano recital at 5 p.m. in Gantner Concert Hall of the Fine Arts Center. Broadwater will perform pieces by Mozart, Schubert, Larsen, Viardot, Liszt and Puccini.
* A Percussion Ensemble Concert will be presented at 7:30 p.m. in Gantner Concert Hall of the Fine Arts Center. The UW-Eau Claire Percussion Ensemble, directed by associate professor Ron Keezer, will perform pieces by Gauger, Peters, Benson and Cirone. Then the UW-Eau Claire Taiko Ensemble (Japanese Drum) will perform, also directed by Keezer. Following an intermission will be the UW-Eau Claire African Ensemble, directed by Gene Kulbeck.

TUESDAY, MAY 5:
* Jason Melik, a junior from Racine, will present a baritone recital at 5 p.m. in Gantner Concert Hall of the Fine Arts Center. He will present pieces such as "Toglietemi la vita" by Scarlatti, "Standchen" by Strauss, "Dover Beach" by Barber and "Let us Garlands Bring" by Finzi. Matthew Bear will accompany him on piano and Lisa Whipkey and Soma Pierce will assist him on violin. Karen Decker will assist him on cello and Amber Dahlen will assist on viola.


WEDNESDAY, MAY 6:
* A Contrapunctus Brass Quintet Recital will be held at 5 p.m. in Phillips Recital Hall of the Fine Arts Center. Performers are Amy Minor, a senior from Canton, S.D.; Foster Byers, a senior from Madison; Becky Weber, a junior from Bloomer; Todd Schendel, a senior from Wilton; and community member Steven Skov.

THURSDAY, MAY 7:
* Tom Pamperin, a senior from Manawa, will present a composition recital at 5 p.m. in Phillips Recital Hall of the Fine Arts Center. He will present "Three Visions," "Sonata for Trombone and Piano," "Sextet" and "Quintet for Brass."


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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: April 29, 1998