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UW-Eau Claire News Bureau
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Musical Events
For the Week of April 17
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MAILED: April 7, 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 17. All events are free and open to the public.

MONDAY, APRIL 17:

  • A senior composition recital will be held at 5 p.m. in Gantner Concert Hall of the Haas Fine Arts Center. Senior Nicholas Poss, Eau Claire, created all the compositions, which include works for saxophones, cello and piano, baritone and dance. Other students involved in the recital are seniors Eugene Power, Apple Valley, Minn., James Gornick, Lancaster, David Strong, Burnsville, Minn., Jeffrey Madison, Woodbury, Minn., Brandon Richards, Chippewa Falls, and Barry Anderson, Osseo; junior Jason Breen, Montevideo, Minn.; and community members Cheri Poss and Andrea Belka.
  • Rodney Hudson, associate professor of music and theatre arts, will conduct the University Brass Choir for its concert at 7:30 p.m. in Gantner Concert Hall of the Haas Fine Arts Center. The group will perform eight pieces, including "Triphonic Fanfare" by Howard Cable, "Easy Winners" by Scott Joplin and arranged by John Iveson, and Henry Purcell's Symphony from "The Fairy Queen," Act IV.
TUESDAY, APRIL 18:

  • Percussionist Brian Spurgeon, a senior from River Falls, will give a student recital at 5 p.m. in the Gantner Concert Hall of the Haas Fine Arts Center. Spurgeon will be assisted by senior Zach Halmstad, Eau Claire, on the electric keyboard; percussionist Adrian Suarez, a junior from Oconomowoc; and the UW-Eau Claire Chamber Strings, which is conducted by Nobuyoshi Yasuda, assistant professor of music and theatre arts. Included in the program are works by artists such as Gordon Stout, Michael G. Cunningham and David Williams.
  • Dr. Tim Lane, associate professor of music and theatre arts, will play the flute for a faculty recital at 7:30 p.m. in Gantner Concert Hall of the Haas Fine Arts Center. Dr. Beverly Soll, special events coordinator, will accompany him on the piano. Lane will perform four pieces, including the premiere of Allan Segall's "Zipporah" and George Antheil's Sonatina, which Lane transcribed.
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 19:

  • Senior Jacob Schrandt, Winona, Minn., will give a baritone recital at 5 p.m. in Phillips Recital Hall of the Haas Fine Arts Center. Ondra Williams, a junior from Clinton, will accompany him on piano. Schrandt will perform works by G.F. Handel and W.A. Mozart, as well as by other composers.

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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 7, 2000