March 3, 2022

ANNUAL ORCHESTRA CONCERTO CONCERT featuring the winners of the 2021 Concerto/Aria/Composition Competition winners
Time: 7:30 PM
Location: COFAC Recital Hall
Description: This performance is free and open for limited general audience seating, but due to the restrictions currently in place, we ask that patrons scan the QR code and enter contact information upon arrival in the lobby (for contact tracing purposes) and maintain proper social distancing. The ushers will also be able to gather information, for those who might need assistance. Masks are required at all times, in the Recital Hall and lobby.

This performance will also be broadcast on the School of Music's YouTube channel and Facebook page.

O Albion from Arcadiana - Thomas Adès (b. 1971)

Come paride vezzoso from L’elisir d’amore - Gaetano Donizetti (1797 – 1848)
Papagena! Papagena! from Die Zauberflöte - Wolfang Amadeus Mozart (1756 – 1791)
Bella siccome un angelo from Don Pasquale - Gaetano Donizetti
- Joshua Pitt, baritone

Violin Concerto No. 3, Op. 61 - Camille Saint-Saëns (1835 - 1921)
III. Molto moderato e maestoso – Allegro non troppo
- Gisselle Marie Sánchez, violin


Piano Concerto No. 1, Op. 1 - Sergei Rachmaninoff (1873 – 1943)
I. Vivace
- Curtis Baum, piano

Performances in the COFAC Recital Hall are now open for limited general audience seating, with the following guidelines:

· Audience members and participants are encouraged to be vaccinated

· Off-campus visitors are encouraged to complete the WIU self-check before arriving to campus at

· Face coverings must be worn by all audience members, at all times

· Ushers will collect information from attendees (name, phone and email) to assist with contact tracing, if necessary

· Audience members will be expected to maintain proper social distancing from others not in his/her group
Related Web Site: WIU School of Music
Contact Information:
 Joanie Herbert
 Phone: 309-298-1843
Source: School of Music

Western Illinois University
1 University Circle * Macomb, IL 61455
Phone: 309/298-1414 * E-mail
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