Programs Column



Faculty/Professional Performances

W.F. Baker, tuba

with the Hillsboro Symphony Orchestra
Liberty High School, Hillsboro, OR 12/03/10
Concerto for Tuba and Orchestra……………………………………. Barbara York

Phillip C. Black, tuba

Wichita State University. Wichita, KS 02/06/11
Three Romances………………………………………………………………….. Barbara York
Fantasia Breve……………………………………………………………. Barton Cummings
Sketches………………………………………………………………….. Kenneth D. Friedrich
Through the Tunnel……………………………………………………………. Barbara York
Concerto……………………………………………………………….. Alexander Arutiunian

Robert Pendergast euphonium

Southern Adventist University, Collegedale, TN 11/15/10
Sonatine pour Saxhorn Basse in Sib et Piano………… Jacques Casterede
Impromptu, Op. 35, No. 9……………………………………………… Reingold Gliere
Rhapsody for Euphonium………………………………………………… James Curnow
Euphonium Concerto…………………………………………………….. Vladimir Cosma
Dream Nocturne………………………………………………………………… Howard Snell
Flight of the Bumblebee Nicolai Rimsky-Korsakov/arr. D. Hunsberger

Scott Roeder, tuba

Stephen F. Austin State University, Nacogdoches, TX 10/31/10
The Morning Song…………………………………………………………. Roger Kellaway
Just a Thought……………………………………………………………………….. James Grant
Concertino Op. 77………………………………………………………………… Jan Koetsier
Fantasia for Tuba…………………………………………………………….. James Curnow
Six Studies in English Folksong…………………… Ralph Vaughan Williams
Music for Two Big Instruments…………………………………………. Alex Shapiro
 

Scott Roeder, tuba

with the University of Texas-Pan American Symphonic Band
University of Texas-Pan American, Edinburg, TX 12/9/10
Fantasia for Tuba and Band…………………………………………… James Curnow

J.D. Salas, tuba

Marshall University, Huntington, WV 11/03/10
University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 11/05/10
Sonata for Tuba and Piano…………………………………. Kenneth D. Friedrich
Vocalise……………………………………………………………………………….. Stephen Lias
Landscape………………………………………………………………… Torbjorn Lundquist
The Carnival of Venice………………………………. Jean Baptiste Arban/Domek

J.D. Salas, tuba & sousaphone

University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 11/04/10
El Guango……………………………………………………………… Los Hermanos Rubio
Clarineteando……………………………………………………….. Los Hermanos Rubio
De Torreon A Lerdo……………………………………………………………….. Traditional
Mi Gusto Es………………………………………………. La Arrolladora Banda Limon
Arriba Pichataro……………………………………………………………………. Banda MM
El Toro Mambo……………………………………………………………. Banda El Recodo
El Sinaloense……………………………………………………………….. Banda El Recodo

Dean Somerville, tuba

University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS 09/07/10
Concordia College, Moorhead, MN 10/21/10

Blue Bells of Scotland……… Arthur Pryor/arr. B. Childs/ed. G. Pokorny
My Shepherd Will Supply My Needs………………………. Dean A. Somerville
Concerto No. 3……………………………………………………………………… W.A. Mozart
Floating Dreams……………………………………………………………… Peter Meechan
Gaslight At Midnight………………………………………………. Dean A. Somerville
Suite For Two………………………………………………………………………. John Stevens
The Baby Beagle Swing……………………………………………. Dean A. Somerville
Meadowlark…………………………………………………………………. Stephen Schwartz

Graduate Recitals

William Ragland Russell, tuba

DePaul University, Chicago, IL 02/17/11
Il pastor fido, Sonata No. 1…………………………………….. Nicolas Chedeville
Wesendonck Lieder……………………………………………………….. Richard Wagner
Legende…………………………………………………………………………….. George Enescu
Concertino, Op. 77……………………………………………………………….. Jan Koetsier

Student Recitals

Kirk Wells, tuba

Stephen F. Austin State University, Nacogdoches, TX 12/01/10
Concerto………………………………………………………………………… Edward Gregson

Tuba/Euphonium Quartets/Ensembles

Stephen F. Austin  Tuba-Euphonium Ensemble

J.D. Salas, conductor

Stephen F. Austin, Nacogdoches, TX 12/06/10
Drinking Song “from the Student Prince”…….. S. Romberg/ arr. S. Gray
Jumbos Holiday…………………………………………………………. Ernst-Thilo Kalke
Requiem for a Dead Little Cat………………………………….. Ernst-Thilo Kalke
Bummel-Petrus………………………………………………………. Max Werner-Kersten
In the Hall of the Mountain King………………. Edvard Grieg/ arr. Halferty
Short People……………………………………………………………………. Randy Newman
Brass Tacks…………………………………………………………………….. Lennie Niehaus
         Euphoniums: Laura Carter, Chris Billow, Andrew Mitchell,
         Hayley Saville, Arri Moore, Stephen Morman, Lillieanna Young,
         Vianey Gonzalez, Tyson Topping
         Tubas: Chris Iles, Juan Carrillo, Danny Paxton, Chris Phillips,
         Zdenko Stjepanovic, Chris Ross, Josh Schmidt, Jordan Vaught, Kirk
         Wells, Frank Luera, Bryce Biffle

Texas State Tuba-Euphonium Ensemble

Raúl I. Rodríguez, director

Texas State University, San Marcos, TX 11/11/10
Two Bruckner Pieces…………………………………………………… arr. Ken Friedrich
Suite for Tuba Quartet……………………………………………… Arthur Frackenpohl
Prelude to TE DEUM…………………………………… Marc-Antoine Charpentier
Procession of the Nobles.. Nicolai Rimsky-Korsakov/arr. David Butler
Ballet Suite No. 4………………………………………………….. Dimitri Shostakovich
Fantasia on “Dies Irae”………………………………………………….. William H. Hill
Oktoberfest Suite…………………………. arr. Gregory Fritze & Gail Robertson
Them Basses……………………………………………. G.H. Huffine/arr. Joseph Goble
         Euphoniums: James Badrak, Paul Daniel, Matthew Hurtado,
         Danielle Martinez, Mark Maza, Brittany Sloss, Adrian Tovar
         Tubas: Jason Brown, Ryan Buell, Christopher Chavez, Sr.,
         Wiley Greene, Greg Hovious, Christine Marrs, Aundré Mathis,
         Joshua Muñoz, José Pelaez, Buford Robins

University of Oregon Tuba/Euphonium Ensemble

Michael Grose, director

University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 11/30/10
O Come, O Come Emmanuel………………………………………………….. arr. Wilder
The Nightmare Before Christmas………………. Danny Elfman/arr. Olenick
Jingle Bells……………………………………………………………… Pierpont/arr. Wilder
Elegy………………………………………………………………………….. Michael Rosbarsky
Hanukkah Medley…………………………………………………………….. arr. Wilkinson
Great Gate of Kiev……………………………….. Modest Mussorgsky/arr. Golas
Joy to the World………………………………………………. G. F. Handel/ arr. Wilder
         Euphoniums:  Alicia Barrett, Matthew Hettwer, Cameron Jerde,
         James Meyer, Adam Mullen, Prapat (Jojoe) Nujoy,
         Joseph Ready, Nathan Stewart
         Tuba:  Stacer McChesney, Sean McDonald, Gavin Milligan,
         Daniel Mulkey, Charles Nickles, Austin Sommerfield,
         Nathan Stokes, Sean Turner, Kevin Wade

Brass Quintets/Ensembles

Southwest Brass Works

Raúl I. Rodríguez, tuba

Twilight Concert Series, Jonestown, TX 01/11/11
Canzona Bergamasca…………………………………………………….. Samuel Scheidt
Quintet No. 1…………………………………………………………….. Thom Ritter George
Canzona per Sonare………………………………………………….. Giovanni Gabrieli
Three Pieces…………………………………………………………………….. Ludwig Maurer
Trumpet Fugue……………………………………………………………………………. J.S. Bach
Die Bankelsangerlieder………………………………………………………. Anonymous
Brass Quintet……………………………………………………………………….. Jan Koetsier
Suite for Alphorn and Brass Quartet…………………….. arr. Marvin McCoy
Jazz Etude……………………………………………………………………….. Donald Haddad
Armed Forces Salute…………………………………………………. arr. Jari Villanueva

Stephen F. Austin Faculty Brass Quintet

J.D. Salas, tuba

Stephen F. Austin State University, Nacogdoches, TX 12/06/10
Three Dance Impressions……………………………………………….. Morley Calvert
Quintet No. 1, Op. 5 …………………………………………………………… Victor Ewald
The Virtual Alchemist……………………………………………………. Jukka Viitasaari
Vals Venezolano…………………………………………………………. Paquito D’Rivera

Stephen F. Austin Student Brass Quintets

Stephen F. Austin State University, Nacogdoches, TX 11/29/10
Quintet No. 3……………………………………………………………………….. Victor Ewald
Sonata from Die Bankelsangerlieder………………………………….. arr R. King
Muppet Show Theme…………………………………………………………… arr. Jack Gale
         Danny Paxton, tuba
Quintet……………………………………………………………………………. Malcolm Arnold
Four Movements for Brass………………………………………………… Collier Jones
After You’ve Gone……………………………………….. Creamer & Layton/arr. Gale
         Kirk Wells, tuba

Octubafests

Stephen F. Austin State University

Stephen F. Austin State University, Nacogdoches, TX 10/11-25/10
Studio Recital I — 10/11/10
Sonata in F………………………………………………………………………… G.P. Telemann
         Arri Moore, euphonium
Rondo……………………………………………………………………………. Antonio Capuzzi
         Juan Carrillo, tuba
Concertino for Tuba…………………………………………………. Frank Bencriscutto
         Josh Schmidt, tuba
Petite Piece Concertante……………………………………………… Guillaume Balay
         Tyson Topping, euphonium
Sonata No. 6………………………………………………………………………….. G.F. Handel
         Danny Paxton, tuba
Fantasiestucke, Op 73………………………………………………… Robert Schumann
         Chris Phillips, tuba
Partita, Op. 89…………………………………………………………. Arthur Butterworth
         Laura Carter, euphonium

Studio Recital II — 10/25/10

Andante…………………………………………………………………………. Antonio Capuzzi
Sonata for Tuba………………………………………………………… Thomas Beversdorf
         Chris Ross, tuba
A Walk in the Woods……………………………………………………………. Jiro Censhu
         Lillieanna Young, euphonium
Sonata in F……………………………………………………………….. Benedetto Marcello
         Frank Luera & Zdenko Stjepanovic, tuba
Andante and Allegro……………………………………………………….. J. Guy Ropartz
         Chris Billow, euphonium
Concertino……………………………………………………………….. Arthur Frackenpohl
         Chris Iles, tuba

Artist Recital — 10/31/10

Scott Roeder, tuba

The Morning Song…………………………………………………………. Roger Kellaway
Concertino Op. 77………………………………………………………………… Jan Koetsier
Fantasia…………………………………………………………………………….. James Curnow
Six Studies in English Folk Song…………………. Ralph Vaughan Williams
Music for Two Big Instruments…………………………………………. Alex Shapiro