April 20, 2019

Clarinet Choirs Recital - Eric Ginsberg, adviser
Time: 11:00 AM
Location: COFAC Recital Hall

Description: FREE and open to the public.

PROGRAM

THROAT TONES
Prelude and Fugue for Trumpet Choir by Eric Ewazen (b. 1954)
Directed by Courtney Farwell

Sentimental Nocturne by Beldon Leonard (1908-1985)
Directed by Lauren Wood

Intrada and Caprice by John B. Edmondson (1933-2016), transcribed by Court Farwell
Directed by Susan Arns

SILVER KEYS
Rhosymedre, or 'Lovely' by Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872-1958), arr. Matt Johnston

The Chandelier by Kaleb Rhea (b. 1996)

Irish Tune from County Derry by Percy Grainger (1882-1961), arr. Matt Johnston

Three Dances from Henry VIII by Edward German (1862-1936), arr. John Gibson
I. Morris Dance
II. Shepherd's Dance
III. Torch Dance


THROAT TONES
Allie Hulen
Dayna Traver
Eric Strand
Hunter La Croix
Isabel Sierra
Khrista Towle
Laura Winkelmann
Lauren Antoniolli
Directors:
Courtney Farwell
Lauren Wood
Susan Arns

SILVER KEYS
Courtney Farwell
Destiny Stetina
Emma Holtz (Contra)
Eric Ginsberg (Bass)
Isabel Sierra
Kaylin Widger
Lauren Wood (alto)
Susan Arns (Eb, Bb)
Director:
Morgan Miller

The Throat Tones is a clarinet choir comprised of musicians who play the clarinet as a secondary instrument. The group is instructed by music education majors from the Silver Keys and performs one to two times per semester. The group is open to all who have had previous experience with the clarinet, including techniques class instruction.

The Silver Keys is Western's premier clarinet choir. Formed in the spring of 2017, the choir has expanded to include a full instrumentation of an Eb, several Bbs, Eb alto, bass, and contra-bass clarinet. The ensemble performs at various events and locations each semester.

Eric Ginsberg is the organization's faculty adviser and plays in the Silver Keys choir.

Related Web Site: WIU SCHOOL OF MUSIC
Contact Information:
 Joanie Herbert
 Phone: 309-298-1843
 Email: JE-Herbert@wiu.edu
Source: School of Music

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