November 13, 2018

Convocation: An Homage to the Vocalists of Czech Popular Song ftg. Faculty/Student
Time: 2:00 PM
Location: CoFAC Recital Hall
Description: FREE and open to the public

PROGRAM:

The repertoire of Rudolf Antonín Dvorský:
Věci milé i nemilé o fešné slečně Emile R.A. Dvorský (1899-1966)
(Things pleasant and unpleasant about the fine-looking Miss Emily)
from Bez piva ani smrt (Without beer, not even death)
Hm-hm! Ach, ty jsi úžasná! (Hm-hm! Ah, you are wonderful!) Leopold Korbař (1917-1990)
A večer s Vámi... (And an evening with you...) Jiří Traxler (1912-2011)
Hrály dudy (They played bagpipes) Kamil Běhounek (1916-1983)
Láska si nedá diktovat (You can’t dictate love) R. A. Dvorský
Hezká vzpomínka (Beautiful reminiscence) Karel Hašler (1879-1941)

Brian Locke, bass
Lynn Thompson, piano

The repertoire of Míla Spazierová-Hezká
Modravé dálky (Bluish horizons) Jiří Srnka (1907-1982)
from Minulost Jany Kosinové (Jana Kosinová’s Past)
Uličky v Soho (Little streets of Soho) Jára Beneš (1897-1949)
from Čí jsi, holčičko? (Whom do you belong to, little girl?)
Srdce ženy (The heart of a woman) Jiří Srnka

Claire Ryterski, soprano
Liang-yu Wang, piano

The repertoire of The Allan Sisters (Sestry Allanovy)
My tři (We three) Jiří Traxler
Budu ti vyprávět (I will tell you a story)
Divoký vítr (The wild wind)

Members of the Vocal Jazz Ensemble:
Parker Carls, Lucy Rieke, sopranos
Elise Cangro, Emma Kovachevich, Taylor Marshall, altos

Aaron Mendenall, tenor
with
Brett Dougherty, string bass
Minjung Seo, piano

and special thanks to Jason Hawkins, VJE director
Part of the WIU Czech Centenary Music Festival
Related Web Site: WIU School of Music
Contact Information:
 Joan Herbert
 Phone: 309-298-1843
 Email: JE-Herbert@wiu.edu
Source: School of Music

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