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For the Week of Oct. 7
EAU CLAIRE — The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire music and theatre arts department will present the following musical performances the week beginning Monday, Oct. 7. All events are free and open to the public.
Monday, Oct. 7:
- Four Star Brass from the U.S. Air Force Band of Mid-America will present a tuba and euphonium recital at 7:30 p.m. in Gantner Concert Hall of the Haas Fine Arts Center. This performance will consist primarily of pieces arranged by the members of the Four Star Brass ensemble, including Staff Sgt. W. David Hartung’s arrangement of “Stars & Stripes Forever” by John Phillip Sousa. Master Sgt. Joel R. Rossi, Tech. Sgt. Thomas W. Vincent, Airman 1st Class Matthew Kuebler and Senior Airman Matthew Dammes are also members of the ensemble. Hartung and Kuebler both studied under Dr. Jerry Young, UW-Eau Claire professor of music, while he was a tuba instructor at Interlochen Arts Camp, Interlochen, Mich. This presentation is part of OcTUBAfest 2002, which runs the entire month of October.
Tuesday, Oct. 8:
- Jack Young, Eau Claire, will present a student violin recital at 5 p.m. in the Gantner Concert Hall of the Haas Fine Arts Center. The senior, comprehensive music major will begin the program with Quartet No. 14 in D minor, “Death and the Maiden,” by Franz Schubert. Also included in the recital is Johann Sebastian Bach’s Concerto in D minor for two violins. A string orchestra directed by senior, Jeffrey Specht, Arden Hills, Minn., will accompany Young during the performance.
Sunday, Oct. 13:
- Les Favorites will present a faculty recital at 4 p.m. in the Phillips Recital Hall of the Haas Fine Arts Center. Faculty performers will include Dr. Tim Lane, associate professor of music, on the baroque flute; Ivar Lunde Jr., professor of music, on the baroque oboe; and Nanette Lunde, professor of music, on the harpsichord. Guest artists performing with Les Favorites will be Paul Jacobson, on the baroque flute, Lucinda Marvin, on the baroque violin, and Julie Elhard, on the viola da gamba. The group will commence its performance with Johann Sebastian Bach’s Trio Sonata in G major, BWM 1039 for two flutes and basso continuo, and conclude with Jean-Marie Leclair’s Deuxieme Recreation de Musique in G major, Op. 8.
UW-Eau Claire News Bureau
Updated: February 4, 2003