The Illinois Wesleyan Civic Orchestra Henry Charles Memorial Concerto Aria Concert

Event Details

Date(s) & Time(s)::

February 10, 2012 at 7:30 PM until 10:00 PM

Location: The Bloomington Center for The Performing Arts

Phone: 309-556-3346



Event Description

February 6, 2012 Updated Feb 6, 2012 at 6:19 PM CDT

Each year the Illinois Wesleyan Civic Orchestra presents a concert featuring the winners of the Illinois Wesleyan University School of Music’s Concerto- Aria Competition. Winners are selected through a rigorous audition process, and represent the high level of solo performance amongst Illinois Wesleyan’s Students. This year’s concert will feature an exciting assortment of solo performances, as well as two works performed by the orchestra itself. The concert will take place on Friday February 10th at 7:30 PM at the Bloomington Center for the Performing arts. The cost of tickets is :$10.00 general admission, $5.00 Senior Citizen/Alumni, $2.00 High School Students with ID, and University students and that 8th grade and under are admitted at no cost.

The program will include:

Symphony no. 103
Franz Joseph Haydn

Concerto for Alto Saxophone
Alexander Glazunov
Brad Campbell, alto saxophone

Concerto in b minor for Violoncello
Antonín Dvořák
Michael Grittani, cello

Symphonic Variants
James Curnow
Samuel Sterbenc, euphonium

Piano Concerto no. 2 in c minor
Sergei Rachmaninoff
Rachel West, Piano

Light Calvary Overture
Franz von Suppé

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