UW-Whitewater September music recitals announced

(Published August 29, 2006, 11:08 a.m.)

The UW-Whitewater Music Department is pleased to announce September's guest artist and faculty recitals. These five recitals will be performed in the Light Recital Hall located in the Greenhill Center of the Arts. Tickets for general public are $5; over 65 $4 and students are $3 and may only be purchased at the door 45 minutes prior to the concert. Proceeds from these recitals will benefit the Music Department Scholarship Fund - allowing the Music Department to recognize students for their musical talent and academic excellence.

Kicking off September's music events, guest artists Saxophonist Colin Young and Pianist Cameron Hofmann take the stage of the Light Recital Hall on Thursday, September 14, 2006 at 7:30pm. The program for this recital includes: Fafchamps' 'Decalcomanie de Reich et Liget,' Capelletti's 'Ge (r)ms,' Denisov's 'Sonate,' Fox's 'Hear Again in Memory,' and Bauweraerts' 'Trilogie.' Young has recently completed a Master's degree in saxophone performance at the University of Minnesota and has performed at the Fischoff Chamber music competition and the NASA Biennial Conference in Iowa City. His primary teachers have been Matthew Sintchak and Eugene Rousseau. Hofmann hails from California and currently resides in Minneapolis where he is pursuing a doctoral degree in accompanying and coaching. He recently accompanied Dr. Eugene Rousseau in a recital at Brigham Young University.

Faculty Recital - Brian Leeper, baritone will perform on Thursday, September 21, 2006 at 7:30 p.m. in the Light Recital Hall.

Guest Artist - Kevin Ayesh, piano will perform on Sunday, September 24, 2006 at 7:30 p.m. in the Light Recital Hall.

Faculty Recital - Benjamin Whitcomb, cello and Myung Hee Chung, piano will perform on Tuesday, September 26, 2006 at 7:30 p.m. in the Light Recital Hall.

Guest Artist - Randall Hall, saxophone will perform on Thursday, September 28, 2006 at 7:30 p.m. in the Light Recital Hall.

For other upcoming music events or other arts events, please visit us online at http://academics.uww.edu/CAC/calendar.htm or call Sarah Altermatt at (262) 472-5943 to receive information by mail. Remember - proceeds from this series benefit the UW-W Music Department Scholarship Fund. Your ticket will help promote the future of music.



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