MARCH 28, 2009 - RECITAL: Julianna Nitz's recital is in our sanctuary at 1:00 p.m. Her senior clarinet recital is to fulfill her degree in Music Education from UK. She'll be performing with Josh Hall (oboe) and both Nan McSwain and Byron McChord will be accompanying. Pieces will include:Sonata (Saint-Seans), Solo de Concours (Messager), Tango No. 3 (Piazzola), Trio for Oboe, Clarinet, and Piano (Douglas), La Mer and Stranger on the Shore (both transcribed from the Lawrence Welk Show with Henry Cuesta, clarinet). A reception to follow will be hosted by Central's Youth.
APRIL 5, 2009 - RECITAL: Manuel Castillo, voice recital. Manuel's recital will be Sunday April 5th at 7:30pm in the Recital Hall, SCFA. On his program is German: Adelaide, Beethoven French: La Cloche; L'attente; L'enlevement, Camile Saint-Saens Spanish: Cuando tan hermosa os miro; Si con mis deseos; Al val de Fuente Ovejuna, Joaquín Turina Italian: il Barcaiolo, G. Donizetti; La Girometta, Sibella; Tristezza, P. Tosti; Non t'amo piu, P. Tosti; La Danza, RossiniThe reception will be provided kindly by members of Central Christian Chancel Choir and it will be at the President's room.
APRIL 18, 2009 - RECITAL: Shannon Younger's recital is in our sanctuary at 1:00 p.m. I am giving a senior French horn recital as partial fulfillment of BM in performance and BMME in instrumental music education. It should last about an hour. I am playing Dunhill Cornucopia, Mozart 4th horn concerto, Franz Strauss Fantasy on a theme by Schubert, Nicolai Duet No.1 (with Jessica Long, horn), and Legacy by Wayne Lu (with David Elliott, Joanne Filkins, Erin Murphy, and Cheryl Amstutz, horn). Also performing is Reginald Smith, baritone, on Ill Wind; this a a setting on the third movement of the Mozart with text by Flanders and Swann (it is hilarious!) All pieces will be accompanied by Nan McSwain. Reception to follow.
April 5 - Palm Sunday - Jon Elliot will sing Oh I Want to Know You More, KidSing will perform, and Josh Santana, Were You There
April 19 - Mary-Hollis Hundley, solo
April 26 - Asbury College Salvation Army Band and Chorus
May 10 - (Mother's Day) at the after church lunch: KidsSING musical "Elijah"
We also want to highlight Paragon Music Theater's production of The King and I which comes at the end of April (23, 24, 25, 26). Here is their website for more information.
And finally, a couple of major UK School of Music events: (1) a scholarship concert featuring Beethoven's Ninth Symphony on Friday April 24, and (2) a fund-raising event on Sunday April 19 for the Women's Choir tour to Italy.
Major publicity for these events can be found on the UK School of Music homepage