2017-2018 Archive

11/13/2017 - Karel Husa Memorial Concert

Karel Husa Memorial Concert

This concert is a tribute to a long-time friend and colleague, Karel Husa. The program is only a sampling of his excellent list of chamber music compositions. Husa was appointed a lecturer in composition at Ithaca College in 1967, and was the Kappa Alpha Professor of Music Emeritus at Cornell from 1954 to 1992.

Program:
Twelve Moravian Songs (Deborah Montgomery-Cove, soprano and Charis Dimaras, piano)

Three Studies for Solo Clarinet (Richard Faria, clarinet)

Sonatina, Op. 1 (Charis Dimaras, piano)

Élégie et Rondeau (Deborah Martin, piano; Steven Mauk, alto saxophone; Diane Birr, piano)

Five Poems for Wind Quintet (Wendy Herbener Mehne, flute; Paige Morgan, oboe; Michael Galván, clarinet; Christin Schillinger, bassoon; Alexander Shuhan, horn)

String Quartet No 3 (Susan Waterbury, violin; Calvin Wiersma, violin; Kyle Armbrust, viola; Elizabeth Simkin, cello

Cayuga Lake Memories (Wendy Herbener Mehne, flute; Paige Morgan, oboe; Michael Galván, clarinet; Christin Schillinger, bassoon; Kim Dunnick, trumpet; Alexander Shuhan, horn; Johanna Wiley, bass trombone; Jasmine Pigott, tuba; Susan Waterbury, violin; Calvin Wiersma, violin; Kyle Armbrust, viola; Elizabeth Simkin, cello; Diane Birr, piano; Gordon Stout, percussion; Christopher Hughes, conductor

 

Hockett Family Recital Hall
Monday, November 13th, 2017
7:00 PM EST