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02.07.2012 - Indiana University Jacobs School of Music - Summer Music 2012



Friday, June 29
8 p.m. Musical Arts Center
Roberto Abbado, conductor; Jorja Fleezanis, concertmaster

   Bartók: Concerto for Orchestra, Sz. 116
   Rachmaninoff: Symphonic Dances, Op. 45

Roberto Abbado, one of the world’s most esteemed orchestral and opera conductors, returns to the Jacobs School’s Summer Music series. His crisp, dramatic music making, instinctive lyricism, and evocative command of varied composers and styles, coupled with superb communicative skills, have made him a favorite among musicians and the public alike. The orchestra will be led by Jacobs Professor Jorja Fleezanis, formerly concertmaster of the Minnesota Orchestra. TICKETS
Regular General Admission: $15 | Student: $8 | Festival Pass
Available online and at the MAC box office: 812.855.7433

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Wednesday, June 27 7:00 pm - Summer Band - MAC Lawn (FREE)
Stephen W. Pratt, conductor
Carl Lenthe, trombone
   Works by Wagner, Puccini, Sullivan, Tucci, Grainger, Johann Strauss, Barker, Wright,
   and Goldman
8:00 pm - Festival Chamber Players - Auer Hall
Sarah Kapustin and Peter Vickery, violin; Atar Arad and Stephen Wyrczynski, viola; Peter Stumpf and Nathan Vickery, cello
   Beethoven: Quintet in C Major, Op. 29
   Brahms: Sextet No. 2 in G Major, Op. 36
Thursday, June 28 8:00 pm - Shanghai Quartet - Auer Hall
Beethoven String Quartets, Part IV
   Quartet in B-Flat Major, Op. 18 No. 6
   Quartet in F Minor (“Serioso”), Op. 95
   Quartet in A Minor, Op. 132
Friday, June 29 8:00 pm – Festival Orchestra – Musical Arts Center
   See information above. Saturday, June 30 4:00 pm - Opera Workshop - MAC301 (FREE)
Carol Vaness, director
   A Whirlwind of Musical Madness: Scenes on the Theme of Love 8:00 pm - Peter Stumpf, cello, and Evelyne Brancart, piano - Auer Hall
   Brahms: Sonata in E Minor, Op. 38
   Britten: Suite No. 2 for Cello Solo, Op. 80
   Chopin: Sonata in G Minor, Op. 65
Sunday, July 1 4:00 pm - Clara-Jumi Kang, violin, and Chih-Yi Chen, piano - Auer Hall
   Bach: Partita in B Minor, BWV 1002
   Beethoven: Sonata in C Minor
   Ysaÿe: Solo Sonata in E Major, (“Manuel Quiroga”), Op. 27 No. 6
   Milstein: Paganiniana
   Wieniawski: Légende, Op. 17
   Wieniawski: Polonaise brillante in A Major, Op. 21
   Wieniawski: Polonaise de concert in D Major, Op. 4
Monday, July 2 8:00 pm - Read Gainsford, piano - Auer Hall
   Beethoven: Sonata in A Major, Op. 101
   Debussy: Five selections from Études (1915)
   Debussy: Two selections from Preludes, Book II
   Debussy: “La cathédrale engloutie” from Preludes, Book I                 
   Beethoven: Sonata in C Minor, Op. 111 
Tuesday, July 3 8:00 pm - Afiara Quartet - Auer Hall
   Beethoven String Quartets, Part V Thursday, July 5 8:00 pm - Quattro Mani - Auer Hall
   Alice Rybak and Susan Grace, pianos
   Creston: Rumba-Tarantella (1964)
   Beach: Variations on Balkan Themes, Op. 60
   Rzewski: Winnsboro Cotton Mill Blues (1979)
   Bowles: Night Waltz (1949)
   Bolcom: Recuerdos (1991)
   Hovhaness: Ko-ola-u, Op. 136
Sunday, July 8 4:00 pm - Afiara Quartet and Cecilia Quartet - Auer Hall
   Janácek: Quartet No. 1 (“Kreutzer Sonata”), (1923) (Cecilia)
   Sibelius: Quartet “Voces intimae,” Op. 56 (Afiara)
   Bruch: Octet in B-Flat Major (1920) (Afiara and Cecilia)
8:00 pm - IU Summer Percussion Academy and Workshop Faculty Recital - Auer Hall
    Keith Aleo, Kevin Bobo, Steve Houghton, Michael Spiro, John Tafoya, Liam Teague,
    and Cynthia Yeh
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