Dean's Honor Concert To Be Held Nov. 7

Nov. 6, 2000

by Richard Veit

The Baylor University School of Music will present its first Dean's Honor Concert at 4:10 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 7, in Roxy Grove Hall. This series of concerts showcases some of the school's finest musical talent, from keyboard to vocal to instrumental.

Opening the concert will be soprano Julie Davis and pianist Stephen Morris in "Hear ye, Israel" from Felix Mendelssohn's oratorio Elijah. Then Alcides Rodríguez will perform Donald Martino's three-movement Set for Clarinet Unaccompanied, and pianist David Anderson will follow with Franz Liszt's Hungarian Rhapsody No. 6.

Soprano Karen Myers and pianist Jeremy Wood will offer the aria "Ach, ich liebte" from Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's opera The Abduction from the Seraglio, and then bassist James McMannis and his wife, pianist Miho McMannis, will play the third movement of Franz Schubert's "Arpeggione" Sonata in A minor.

Also to be heard is Minoru Miki's Time for Marimba, played by Olman Piedra. Concluding the Dean's Honor Concert will be Tomaso Albinoni's Sonata "Saint Mark," performed by a brass quintet--trumpeters Longino Villarreal and Oscar García, hornist Stephen Aaron, trombonist Cary Porter and tubist Bradley Coker.

This concert is free of charge and open to the public. For more information, call the Baylor School of Music at 710-3991.

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