Chamber Recital features voice, trumpet, piano, cello performances

Published by Concordia University, Nebraska 6 years ago on Fri, Oct 23, 2015 11:29 AM
Elizabeth Grimpo, associate professor of music, and music students from Concordia will perform the Chamber Recital on campus Nov. 5, 2015, at 7 p.m.

Concordia's Chamber Recital is scheduled for Nov. 5, 2015, at 7 p.m. in the Recital Hall of the Music Center on campus. It will feature voice duets, piano, cello and trumpet performances, as well as a brass ensemble performance.

“Our students regularly perform individually and in large ensembles, but this recital gives them an opportunity to collaborate with a few other musicians and perform in a chamber, or small ensemble, setting,” said Elizabeth Grimpo, associate professor of music.  

Participants include (alphabetically by state and then last name):

  • Hope Taylor, junior, Foothill Ranch, Calif., vocal duet, "The Marriage of Figaro," by Mozart
  • Ryan Gross, senior, Riverside, Calif., piccolo trumpet and Brass Ensemble, "Concerto for Two Trumpets," by Vivaldi and a fugue by Mozart, respectively
  • Meredith Locke, sophomore, Winter Haven, Fla., violin and voice, "Autumn Song (October)," by Tchaikovsky, and "Laudamus T," by Vivaldi, respectively
  • Jennifer Reynolds, senior, Fort Wayne, Ind., piccolo trumpet, "Concerto for Two Trumpets," by Vivaldi
  • Jennifer Reynolds, senior, Fort Wayne, Ind., Brass Ensemble, a fugue by Mozart
  • Cole Wohlgemuth, sophomore, Alton, Iowa, Brass Ensemble, a fugue by Mozart
  • Emily Jensen, senior, Sioux City, Iowa, vocal duet, "The Marriage of Figaro," by Mozart
  • Austin Theriot, junior, Lake Charles, La., piano, the first impromptu from “Bilder aus Osten (Pictures from the East),” Op. 66, by Schumann
  • Megan Sparling, senior, Columbus, Neb., piano with Elizabeth Grimpo, Concordia’s associate professor of music, "Sonata in B-flat Major," by Schubert
  • Caleb Staehr, freshman, Grand Island, Neb., cello, "Autumn Song (October)," by Tchaikovsky
  • Lauren Staehr, senior, Grand Island, Neb., voice, "Laudamus Te," by Vivaldi
  • Clara Rich, senior, Lincoln, Neb., piano, "Autumn Song (October)," by Tchaikovsky
  • Joel Ristvedt, sophomore, Utica, Neb., Brass Ensemble, a fugue by Mozart
  • Grace Woelmer, junior, Allen, Texas, piano, the first impromptu from “Bilder aus Osten (Pictures from the East),” Op. 66, by Schumann