March 5, 2021

ORCHESTRA CONCERTO/ARIA/COMPOSITION COMPETITION CONCERT - Dr. Kenny Lee, conductor *live-streamed
Time: 7:30 PM
Location: *live-streamed from COFAC Recital Hall
Description: Due to the restrictions currently in place, there are no general admission performances in the COFAC Recital Hall. This performance will be broadcast on the School of Music's YouTube channel and Facebook page.

The Annual Concerto/Aria/Composition Concert features student soloists who are selected as winners of a competition by a panel of external judges each November. The student soloists represent some of the finest musicians in WIU's School of Music. The program also presents an opportunity to premiere a student composition selected by the Theory/Composition faculty for its artistic and creative merits.

This year's winners are:
Robin Butler, flute
Maria A. González-Iraheta, viola
Alice Müller, violin

Honorable Mentions:
Madalyn Pridemore, violin
Lucy Rieke, soprano
Gisselle Marie Sánchez-Díaz, violin

Viola Concerto in D Major - Franz Hoffmeister (1754-1812)
I. Allegro
- Maria Angelica González, viola

Fantasie for Flute and Orchestra - Georges Hüe (1858-1948)
- Robin Butler, flute

Fantasia on Themes from Gounod’s “Faust,” Op.20 - Henri Wieniawski (1835-1880)/arr. N. Arman
- Alice Müller, violin

-Brief Pause-

Suite in the Olden Style for Chamber Orchestra - Alfred Schnittke (1934-1998)/arr. V. Spivakov and V. Milman


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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