January 14, 2016, 7:30pm
Oregon Wind Quintet
MASSIVE: A UO Faculty Megarecital
Thursday, January 14 at 7:30pm
Beall Concert Hall
961 East 18th Avenue, Eugene, OR
Tickets are available at the door or in advance from the UO Ticket Office, 541-346-4363.
In a massive musical missive from the titanically talented teachers of the UO School of Music and Dance, a creative cross-section of performing professors will endeavor to entertain in beautiful Beall Hall!
- Endre Szervánszky’s Wind Quintet #1 performed by the Oregon Wind Quintet (Molly Barth, flute; Melissa Peña, oboe; Louis DeMartino, clarinet; Lydia Van Dreel, horn; and Steve Vacchi, bassoon)
Beall Hall, U of O, Eugene
January 6, 2016, 7:30pm
Flute Recital in collaboration with percussionist Stuart Gerber, University of Oregon
Lauded as having “consummate virtuosity” by The New York Times, Stuart Gerber has performed extensively throughout the US, Europe, Australia, and Mexico as a soloist an chamber musician. He is Associate Professor of Percussion at Georgia State University in Atlanta. As an active performer of new works, Stuart has been involved in a number of world-premiere performances. He gave the world premiere of Karlheinz Stockhausen’s last solo percussion work Himmels-Tür in Italy, and his percussion trio Mittwoch-Formel at the annual Stockhausen-Courses in Kürten, Germany. He has also given the US and Australian premieres of Stockhausen’s duo version of Nasenflügeltanz for percussion and synthesizer, and the US premiere of his solo percussion work Komet. Dr. Gerber has been the faculty percussionist for the Stockhausen-Courses since 2005 and has recorded a number of pieces for the Stockhausen Complete Edition released by the Stockhausen-Verlag.
Beall Hall, University of Oregon
Tickets available at the door or by phone at 541-346-5678.