October 31, 2017

The WESTERN BRASS - Randall Faust, Music Director
Time: 7:30 PM
Location: COFAC Recital Hall
Description:
The Brass Ensemble of Western Illinois University
Randall Faust, Music Director
Eric Linke, Graduate Assistant
Julie Jacobs, Graduate Assistant

Toccata Fanfare No. 1 - Anthony Iannaccon​e (b. 1943)

Quartet for Horns (1981) - Bernhard Heiden​ (1910-2000)​
III. Vivace

Three Dances - Tielman Susato​ (1510-1570)​
I. Ronde
II. Saltarelle
III. Pavane “Si par souffrir”

Essence for Brass Quartet (2017) - Crispin Fornoff

Power for Tuba Ensemble - John Stevens​ (b. 1951)​

Battlesong (Schlachtlied) - Franz Schubert ​ (1797-1828)​/arr. Glenn P. Smith
- Conducted by Eric Linke

Christe der du Bist Tag und Licht - Samuel Scheidt (1587-1654)/trans. for two brass choirs by Scott Sorensen
I. Christe der du bist Tag und Licht
(Christ, you are day and light)
II. Wir bitten dein Gotliche krafft
(We ask that your divine power)
III. Vertreib den schweren schlaff Herr Christ
(Drive away dark sleep, Lord Christ)
IV. So unser Augen schlaffen schir
(Even as our eyes close in sleep)
V. Beschirmer Herr der Christenheit
(Lord, defender of Christendom)
VI. Gedenke Herr der schweren zeit
(Consider Lord this dreadful time)
VII. Gott Vater sey Lob Her und Preiss
(To God the Father be glory, honor and praise)


Voluntary on Old 100th - Henry Purcell (1658-1695)/trans. John Corley
Contact Information:
 Joanie Herbert
 Phone: 309-298-1843
 Email: JE-Herbert@wiu.edu
Source: School of Music

Western Illinois University
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