MAILED: Nov. 24, 2000
EAU CLAIRE The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire music and theatre arts department will present the following musical performances the week beginning Monday, Dec. 4. All events are free and open to the public.
TUESDAY, Dec. 5:
WEDNESDAY, Dec. 6:
- There will be a bassoon student recital at 5 p.m. in Phillips Recital Hall of the Haas Fine Arts Center. The following students will perform: seniors Amy Fiumefreddo, Sun Prairie, and Toby Yatso, Ashwaubenon; sophomore Beth Anne Scherer, Appleton; and freshman Kelli Hanson, Duluth, Minn. Dr. Kristine Fletcher, senior lecturer of music and theatre arts, also will perform. The group will perform seven selections, including Fantasy of Childrens Songs by Andrew Balent and Thunder and Blazes by Julius Fucik.
THURSDAY, Dec. 7:
- The BASSically BRASS fall concert will be held at 7:30 p.m. in Gantner Concert Hall of the Haas Fine Arts Center. Dr. Jerry Young, professor of music and theatre arts, will direct the concert and conduct two selections. Five students also each will conduct a selection. The students include seniors Paul Rosen, Eden Prairie, Minn., and Derek Weiler, Rudolph; junior Josh Knihtila, Phillips; and sophomores Andrei Strizek, Sun Prairie, and Jeffrey Specht, Arden Hills, Minn. The March from 1941 by John Williams, A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square by Manning Sherwin, and Broadway One-Step by Karl L. King are among the works to be performed.
- The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire Jazz Ensemble IV and Jazz Pedagogy will give a concert at 7:30 p.m. in Gantner Concert Hall of the Haas Fine Arts Center. Associate professor of music and theatre arts Robert Baca will direct the groups, while junior Andy Neesley, Glendale, and senior Tom Anderson, Aitkin, Minn., will conduct Jazz Ensemble IV, and juniors Keith Hilson, Eau Claire, and Max Robinson, Omaha, Neb., will conduct Jazz Pedagogy.
Janice B. Wisner
UW-Eau Claire News Bureau
Updated: Nov. 24, 2000