November 14, 2021

STUDENT RECITAL: Michael Rockstroh, euphonium & Sophie Small, euphonium
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: COFAC Recital Hall
Description: This performance will be broadcast on the School of Music's YouTube channel and Facebook page.


Lieder Eines Fahrenden Gesellen (Songs of a Wayfarer) - Gustav Mahler (1861-1911)
I. Wenn mein Schatz Hochzeit Macht (When My Sweetheart is Married)
II. Ging heut' morgen übers Feld (I Went This Morning over the Field)
III. Ich hab' ein glühend Messer (I Have a Gleaming Knife)
IV. Die zwei blauen Augen von meinem Schatz (The Two Blue Eyes of my Beloved)
- Michael Rockstroh, euphonium
- Jeffrey Brown, piano

Introduction and Dance - J.E. Barat (1882- 1963)
- Sophie Small euphonium
- Ethan Ivey piano

Soliloquies for Unaccompanied Euphonium - John Stevens (b. 1951)
I. Maestoso, Freely-deciso expressive, Vivace
II. Adagio - molto espressiv
III. Vivace
- Michael Rockstroh, euphonium

A Song for Japan - Steven Verhelst (b. 1981)
- Sophie Small euphonium
- Ethan Ivey piano

The Water is Wide - Joseph Green
- Michael Rockstroh, euphonium
- Sophie Small, euphonium
- Ethan Ivey, 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 Recital Hall
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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