2013 Musica Viva! Program
Please join us after the concert for live music and a dessert buffet in the lobby. The silent auction will close 30 minutes after the final performance, proceeds to benefit Music Scholarships.
Trumpet Voluntary —Jeremiah Clarke (c. 1670-1707)
Marty Robinson, Rob McWilliams and Matthew Onstad, trumpets; Nicholas Gutierrez and Alex Witt, horns; Dylan Chmura-Moore and Matthew Bragstad, trombones; Heather McWilliams and Charles Bloom, tubas
Welcome to Musica Viva!
Richard H. Wells, chancellor
Musica Viva! Emcee
Alex Hummel, news and public relations, Integrated Marketing and Communications
As I Grew Older — William Averitt
UW Oshkosh Chamber Choir; Eric Barnum, director
Hungarian Dance —Johannes Brahms (1833-1897)
Eli Kalman and Rebecca Ottman, piano
“Olympia’s Aria” from The Tales of Hoffmann — Jacques Offenbach (1819-1880)
Brittney Leonhardt, soprano; Tanya Paulson, piano
Translation: "The birds in the arbor, in the heavens, the sun in the sky,
All speak to the young girl of love! Ah!
Here is the gentle song, the song of Olympia!
All that which sings and resounds and sighs, one by one,
Moves her heart that trembles with love!
Here is the song darling, the song of Olympia!"
Swirling Sky for piano and electronics — Edward Martin
Jeri-Mae Astolfi, piano
Histoire du Tango, Bordel, 1900 — Ástor Piazzolla (1921-1992)
Linda Pereksta, flute; Alison Shaw, Marimba
Festive Peal — Karen Thompson
UW Oshkosh Bell Choir; Leigh-Ann Lethco, director
Remarks from the Dean
John Koker, dean, College of Letters and Science
Remarks from the Chair
Rob McWilliams, chair, Department of Music
Passenger Seat, transcribed by Matthew Miller — Benjamin Gibbard (b.1976)
Lucas Glover, Josh Schori, Alexander Root-Roatch, Anthony Weber, guitars
Rondo Capriccioso, Opus 14 — Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy (1809-1847)
Eli Kalman, piano
Quartet no. 2 in D Major, Notturno — Alexander Borodin (1833-1887)
Jason Cable and Elizabeth Chafey-Hon, violins; Julie Handwerker, viola; Matthew Abraham, cello
The Days of Wine and Roses — Henry Mancini and Johnny Mercer (c. 1963)
Marty Robinson, trumpet; Rob McWilliams, piano
Finale from Bastien and Bastienne — Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791)
Bastienne: Sarah Flaschberger; Bastien: Jonathan Delray; Colas: Joel Rathmann; Piano: Rebecca Ottman