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Musical events for the week of March 27

RELEASED: March 22, 2011

Brendan Kinsella
Brendan Kinsella
Diana Seitz
Diana Seitz
Guest Artist Recital
Tuesday, March 29
7:30 p.m.
Gantner Concert Hall
Haas Fine Arts Center

Featuring Diana Seitz, violin, and Brendan Kinsella, piano

EAU CLAIRE — The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire music and theatre arts department will present the following musical performances the week beginning March 27. All events are free and open to the public.

Monday, March 28:

  • Senior Jason Marshall, Oconomowoc, will present a student trombone recital at 5 p.m. in Phillips Recital Hall of the Haas Fine Arts Center. The program will feature pieces by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Eric Ewazen and Anthony Plog. Joseph Aumann will assist on trombone and Anne Kubiatowicz will accompany on piano.

  • The New Music Ensemble will perform a student-faculty recital at 7:30 p.m. in Phillips Recital Hall of the Haas Fine Arts Center. The ensemble, directed by Dr. Ethan Wickman, assistant professor of music, will feature compositions titled "Echos" and "That Time" by guest composer Kirsten Broberg. Broberg is executive director of Ensemble Dal Niente, a nonprofit contemporary music group in Chicago, Ill. The performance will also feature compositions by Luciano Berio and George Crumb.

Tuesday, March 29:

  • Senior Emma Smith, Waukesha, will present a student flute recital at 5 p.m. in Phillips Recital Hall of the Haas Fine Arts Center. The program will feature pieces by Franz Schubert and Jindřich Feld. Senior Sam Emmons, Barron, will accompany on piano. Also, the Weber Trio, featuring Smith, Emmons and junior Jory Tuftin, Brooklyn Park, Minn., will perform Trio in G Minor, Op. 63, composed by Carl Maria Von Weber.

  • Diana Seitz, violin, and Brendan Kinsella, piano, will present a guest artist recital at 7:30 p.m. in Gantner Concert Hall of the Haas Fine Arts Center. The program will feature pieces by Ludwig van Beethoven, Francis Poulenc and Johannes Brahms. Both Seitz and Kinsella are from The University of Texas-Pan American, where Seitz serves as assistant professor of violin and Kinsella is assistant professor of piano.

Wednesday, March 30:

  • The Iowa Brass Quintet, which includes UW-Eau Claire alumna Amy Schendel, will perform a guest artist recital at 7:30 p.m. in Gantner Concert Hall of the Haas Fine Arts Center. Formed in the early 1960s, the faculty ensemble performs on University of Iowa campuses and for schools, universities and community concert associations throughout the Midwest.

Thursday, March 31:

  • Senior Matthew Turek, Monroe, along with the Composition Studio of Dr. Ethan Wickman, assistant professor of music, will present a student-faculty collaborative research lecture-recital at 5 p.m. in Phillips Recital Hall of the Haas Fine Arts Center. The program will feature works for euphonium composed by students, including seniors Aaron Hedenstrom, St. Paul, Minn.; Gregory Ellis, Waukesha; Jennifer Ellis, Stillwater, Minn.; Jen Newton, Stillwater, Minn.; Anna Brake, Cold Spring, Minn.; Alyssa Severson, Eau Claire; and Ben Hase, Wausau; and junior Jessica McIlquham, Chippewa Falls.
  • Soprano Rebecca Kidnie, St. Paul, Minn., will perform a senior degree recital at 7:30 p.m. in Gantner Concert Hall of the Haas Fine Arts Center. Senior Cameron Hughes, Excelsior, Minn., will provide piano accompaniment. The recital will also feature senior baritone Joseph Aumann, Hartford, senior tenor Jonas Hacker, Lake Delton, and senior soprano Tara Metcalf, Eau Claire. The recital will feature pieces by Richard Strauss, Giacomo Puccini and Reynaldo Hahn.

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