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UW-Eau Claire News Bureau
Schofield Hall 218
Eau Claire, WI 54702-4004
Musical Events
for the Week of April 5
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MAILED: March 30, 1999

EAU CLAIRE — The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire music and theatre arts department will present the following musical performances the week beginning Monday, April 5. All events are free and open to the public.
    TUESDAY, APRIL 6:
  • Sophomores James Buckley, Eau Claire, on double bass and Adrian Suarez, Oconomowoc, on percussion will perform a joint student recital. Buckley and Suarez will perform at 5 p.m. in Gantner Concert Hall of the Haas Fine Arts Center. They will perform works by Beethoven, Bach, and Steve Grimo. Buckley's "Bulbous then Tires" will have its premiere performance during the recital.
    THURSDAY, APRIL 8:
  • Jennifer Young, Racine, will perform a senior soprano recital at 5 p.m. in Gantner Concert Hall of the Haas Fine Arts Center. Community member Shirley Sands, Eau Claire, will accompany Young on the piano, and senior Barry Anderson, Osseo, will assist on baritone. Her performance will include works by Vivaldi, Mozart, Ravel, Schubert and Schumann.
  • BASSically Brass, a tuba and euphonium ensemble will perform at 7:30 p.m. in Gantner Concert Hall of the Haas Fine Arts Center. The ensemble's performance will include "Londonderry Air," a traditional song, and Todd Fiegel's arrangements of "Music for the Screen." Professor of music Jerry Young conducts BASSically Brass.
    SUNDAY, APRIL 11:
  • The String Orchestra will perform at 4 p.m. in Gantner Concert Hall of the Haas Fine Arts Center. Professor of music, Paul Kosower will conduct the orchestra's program including Vivaldi's "Concerto for String Orchestra" and "Simple Symphony for String Orchestra" by Benjamin Britten.
  • Professor of music Richard Fletcher will perform a faculty recital on saxophone at 2 p.m. in Phillips Recital Hall of the Haas Fine Arts Center. Music professor Jerry Young will assist on tuba and part-time faculty member Lori Cruciani will accompany on piano for Fletcher's six-piece performance including selections from Claude Debussy, Walter S. Hartley and Robert Muczynski.

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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 30, 1999