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UW-Eau Claire News Bureau
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Musical Events
For the Week of April 10
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MAILED: April 4, 2000

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

MONDAY, APRIL 10:

  • American String Teachers Association (ASTA) will give a string recital at 7:30 p.m. in Phillips Recital Hall of the Haas Fine Arts Center. This student organization's recital will feature 10 works, one of which will be played by the Chippewa Valley Suzuki Strings. The following students are involved in the recital: seniors Elizabeth Updike, Madison; Heidi Hilgenberg, Shawano; Sara Wallace, Wales; Zach Halmstad, Eau Claire; Megan Maloney, Apple Valley, Minn.; and Thea Morton, Appleton; juniors Aimee Paar, Verona; and Jack Young, Eau Claire; sophomores Amanda Potts, La Crosse; Loni Schiel, New Berlin; and Hannah Zimmer, Sheboygan; and freshmen John Brobst, St. Cloud, Minn.; and Julie Arnold, Moline, Ill.
TUESDAY, APRIL 11:

  • Senior Matthew Pivec, Minnetonka, Minn., will play the saxophone for a student recital at 5 p.m. in Phillips Recital Hall of the Haas Fine Arts Center. Community member Judy Lies will accompany him on piano and senior Bill Olson, Circle Pines, Minn., will assist him on the saxophone. Pivec will perform four works by composers such as Paul Creston and G.P. Telemann.
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 12:

  • The Clarinet Quartet and Woodwind Quintet student ensembles will perform at 5 p.m. in the Phillips Recital Hall of the Haas Fine Arts Center. The Clarinet Quartet will perform three works, one of which is Ernst Krenek's "Country Dance." The Woodwind Quintet will perform five works by artists including Felix Mendelssohn and J.S. Bach. The Clarinet Quartet is composed of seniors Kristy Novak, Manitowoc, and Samantha Pittenger, White Bear Lake, Minn.; junior Elena See, Stillwater, Minn.; and sophomore Angela Nies, De Pere. The Woodwind Quintet is made up of freshmen Sydney Francis, flute, Ft. Atkinson; Laura Meyer, oboe, Cascade; Lauren Bantz, clarinet, Waukesha; Bryan Jaeckel, French horn, Waunakee; and Beth Scherer, bassoon, Appleton.
  • The BASSically BRASS concert will be held at 7:30 p.m. in the Gantner Concert Hall of the Haas Fine Arts Center. Dr. Jerry Young, professor of music and theatre arts, will conduct the group as they play works such as Thom Ritter George's Tubasonatina and the "National Emblem March" by E.E. Bagley and arranged by John T. Martin.
THURSDAY, APRIL 13:

  • Senior Samantha Pittenger, White Bear Lake, Minn., will give a clarinet student recital at 5 p.m. in Gantner Concert Hall of the Haas Fine Arts Center.

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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 4, 2000