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Faculty/Professional Performances

Chris Combest, tuba

Henderson State University, Arkadelphia, AR 10/08/10
University of Memphis, Memphis, TN 11/12/10
Concerto for Tuba…………………………………………………………….. John Williams
Capriccio for Solo Tuba………………………………………. Krzysztof Penderecki
Three Furies for Solo Tuba………………………………………………….. James Grant
Jabba the Hutt………………………………………… John Williams/arr. Sutherland

Alexander Lapins, tuba

Blue Lake Fine Arts Camp, Twin Lake, MI 07/23/10
Concerto in C Minor for Oboe…………………………….. Alessandro Marcello
Adagio and Allegro Op. 70………………………………………… Robert Schumann
Minstrel’s Song Op. 71………………………………………….. Alexander Glazunov
Encounters II………………………………………………………………………. William Kraft
Hopscotch………………………………………………………………………… Brian Balmages

Kenneth M. Moffett, euphonium

with the East Tennessee Concert Band
Town Square, Tellico Village, TN 07/03/10
Blue Bells of Scotland………………………………………………………… Arthur Pryor

George Palton, tuba

Marshall University, Huntington, WV 11/12/10
Brazen Overture…………………………………………………………………. Libby Larsen
Praetorius 2000………………………………………………………………….. Alice Gomez
Hydra……………………………………………………………………………………. Alice Gomez
Cantabile in D Major, Op. 17………. Nicolo Paganini/tr. George Palton
Carioca…………………………………………………………………………………. Alice Gomez
Cello Suite No. 2, BMV 100……………….. J.S. Bach/tr. Arthur Frackenpohl
         with Michael Stroeher, euphonium
Azucar!…………………………………………………………………………………. Alice Gomez
Dance Movements………………………………………………………… Roland Szentpáli

Aaron Tindall, tuba & euphonium

Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ 10/22/10
Mesa Community College, Mesa, AZ 10/23/10
University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 10/24/10
University of Memphis, Memphis, TN 10/29/10
Aria con variazioni……………………………………………………….. Thomas Stevens
Parallels…………………………………………………………………………. Áron Romhányi
Milonga del Angel………………………………………………………….. Ástor Piazzolla
Retratos………………………………………………………………………….. Vinicio A. Meza
Sonata for Tuba and Piano……………………………………………………. Juraj Filas
A Simple Song from Mass………………………………………… Leonard Bernstein
Autumn…………………………………………………………………………………. John Stevens
Euphonium Concerto………………………………………………………. Martin Ellerby

Graduate Recitals

Matthew Lyon, tuba

DePaul University, Chicago, IL 11/04/10
Sonata No. 2 in E-flat Major……………………….. J.S. Bach/tr. Floyd Cooley
And What Rough Beast…?………………………………………….. Marc Satterwhite
Concertino for Tuba and Piano………………………………………. Eugene Bozza
Concerto for Bass Tuba…………………………………. Ralph Vaughan Williams

Senior Recitals

M. Ryles Kjellsen, euphonium

University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 11/14/10
Arioso and Allegro………………………………………………. Joseph-Hector Fiocco
Euphonium Concerto………………………………………………………. Martin Ellerby
Five Lieder…………………………………………………………………….. Johannes Brahms
Soliloquies…………………………………………………………………………… John Stevens
Vaga luna, che inargenti…………………………………………….. Vincenzo Bellini
Euphonium Music………………………………………………………………. Brian Bowen

Studio Recitals

Students of David Porter

Heatherwood Retirement Community, Burke, VA 11/20/10
Good King Wenceslas…………………………………………………………… Traditional
         Darret Justice, tuba
Greensleeves…………………………………………………………………………… Traditional
         Oryan Sias, tuba
Sarabanda and Gavotta………………………………………….. Corelli/arr. Voxman
         Tony Reidel, tuba
Waltz and Galop……………………………………………… Kabalevsky/arr. Voxman
         Mark Reidel, tuba
A Touch of Tuba…………………………………………………………………………… Dedrick
         Thomas Tyra, tuba
Sound An Alarm………………………………………………………… Handel/arr. Barnes
         Daniel Cox, tuba
Asleep In the Deep……………………………………………………… Petrie/arr. Walters
         Ryon Fox, tuba
Pomp and Dignity……………………………………………………………………. Scarmolin
         Murphy Liang, tuba
Spring Fancy……………………………………………………………………………….. O’Neill
         Craig Moman, tuba
His Majesty, the tuba………………………………………………………………… Dowling
         Dave Luftglass & Kip Schomber, tubas
Duet #1, 4, 12……………………………………………………………… Mozart/arr. McKee
         Patrick Legler & Dave Porter, tubas
Nautical John……………………………………………………………………………….. arr. Bell
         Sung Ju Mun, tuba
Mvt. I from Suite For Tuba…………………………………………………………. Haddad
         Megan Goldsby, tuba
The Virtuoso……………………………………………………………………………………. Beeler
         Jason Byers, tuba
Blue Bells of Scotland…………………………………………………………………….. Pryor
         Brian Donovan, tuba
Introduction and Dance…………………………………………………. Barat/arr. Smith
         Stephen Foster, euphonium
Mvt. I from Tuba Concerto………………………………………………………… Gregson
         Mike Minor, tuba

Texas State University-San Marcos

Students of Raúl I. Rodríguez

Texas State, San Marcos, TX 10/14/10
Sonatina…………………………………………………………………………………… John Boda
         Aundrea Mathis, tuba
Elegy for Solo Euphonium………………………………………………… John Stevens
         Mark Maza, euphonium
Fantasy…………………………………………………………………………… Malcolm Arnold
         Jason Brown, tuba
Andante from Concerto for Double Bass…………………. Antonio Capuzzi
         Brittany Sloss, euphonium
Dot Polka from Sweet Dances………………………………………. Elizabeth Raum
         Christine Marrs, tuba
Variations on a Theme of Robert Schumann………………… William Davis
         Matthew Hurtado, euphonium
Let There Be Funk………………………………………………………… D. Edward Davis
         José Pelaez, tuba
Beautiful Colorado………………………………………………………… Joseph De Luca
         Paul Daniel, euphonium

Tuba/Euphonium Quartets/Ensembles

University of Tennessee at Chattanooga

Tuba/Euphonium Ensemble

Kenyon Wilson, director

University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, Chattanooga, TN 11/09/10
Fanfare for a Friend………………………………………………………….. John Stevens
Amparito Roca…………………………….. Jamie Texidor/arr. Robert Wilkinson
Tiger Rag……………………………………………………………………………… arr. Jack Gale
         Euphoniums: Kobie Manuel, Dustin Webb
         Tubas: Reed M. Bobo, Steven Griffis, Ohnyale Patterson

University of Tennessee at Chattanooga

Tuba/Euphonium Ensemble

Kenyon Wilson, director

University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, Chattanooga, TN 12/01/10
Fanfare for a Friend………………………………………………………….. John Stevens
Dances………………………………………………………………………………….. John Stevens
         with Jacqueline Miller, solo euphonium
Triskaidekaphile……………………………………………………………. Kenyon Wilson
March from Suite in E-flat…………….. Gustav Holst/arr. Kenyon Wilson
         Euphoniums: Kobie Manuel, Dustin Webb
         Tubas: Reed M. Bobo, Steven Griffis, Ohnyale Patterson

Brass Quintets/Ensembles

Marshall University Faculty Brass Quintet

George Palton, tuba

Ohio University Southern, Ironton, OH, 11/02/10
My Spirit Be Joyful………………. Johann Sebastian Bach/tr. Harry Herforth
Quintet……………………………………………………………………………… Michael Kamen
Brazen Overture…………………………………………………………………. Libby Larsen
Praetorius 2000 (premiere performance)……………………………. Alice Gomez
Hydra (premiere performance)……………………………………………… Alice Gomez
“A Trip to Liverpool”…… J. Lennon & P. McCartney/arr. Chris Dedrick

Festivals

Fredericton International Tuba Fest 2010

University of New Brunswick, Fredericton, NB CANADA 05/08/10
Sonata for Tuba and Piano………………………………………….. David McIntyre
         Lance Nagels, tuba
Sonata No. 6…………………………………………………………… G.F. Handel/arr. Frey
Andante and Allegro…………………………………………………………………… Ropartz
Rule Brittania…………………………………………………… John Hartmann/arr. Frey
Blackbird………………………………………………………………………………… Traditional
         Adam Frey, euphonium
Milonga del Angel and Adios Noniño Astor Piazzolla/arr. O Baadsvik
Gabriel’s Oboe…………………………………. Ennio Moricone/arr. A. Baadsvik
Csardas………………………………………………… Vittorio Monti/arr. O. Baadsvik
Fnugg………………………………………………………………………………….. O. Baaddsvik
         Øystein Baadsvik, tuba
Brazil………………………………………… Ari Barroso/arr. Hans Weichselbaumer
Blue Bells of Scotland………………………………………………… arr. Stephen Bulla
March for the Prince of Wales…….. Franz Joseph Haydn/arr. Skip Gray
Florentiner March………………………………….. Julius Fucik/arr.  John Martin
Miniatures at an Exhibition…. Modest Mussorgsky/arr. Simon Proctor
         TubaFest Small Ensembles
Poet and Peasant Overture……….. Franz von Suppe/arr. Michael Forbes
Seventeen Come Sunday…… Ralph Vaughan Williams/arr. David Butler
Suite from “Album for the Young” Robert Schumann/arr. David Werden
The Thunderer……………………………………. John P. Sousa/arr. David Werden
         TubaFest Large Ensembles

Howard Hovey Tuba Day

Sayville Middle School, Sayville, NY 11/05/10
Florentiner March…………………………… Julius Fucik/arr. Michael Coldren
Funiculi, Funicula. Luigi Denza/arr. David Lovrien & Bryan Doughty
         Long Island Tuba Quartet
         Don Sherman, Justin Comito, Jeff Furman, Bill Troiano, tubas
Be Thou My Vision (“Slane”)……………………………. arr.Ronald C. Knoener
Raiders March……………………………………. John Williams/arr. Don Sherman
         All-Star Student Tuba Ensemble
         Euphoniums: Eric Huckins, Peter Bruschi, Andrew Weith,
          Laura Fallon, Anthony Melo, Ryan Milano, Viktor Theiss
         Tubas: Bryan Sookoo, Syed Hassan, Ozzy Juarez, Aaron Wilson,
         Frank Poulin, Ryan Waters, AJ Patera, Paul Sottnick,
         Brian Madden, Jonathan Olsen
Komm Susser Tod……………………………………………………………………….. J.S. Bach
Hallelujah Chorus…………………………………….. G.F.Handel/arr. D. Sabourin
         Harvey Phillips Faculty Tuba Ensemble
Long-Hair Polka (for Howard)………………………………………… Don Sherman
Goerge M. Forever……………………………………………………. arr. Howard Hovey
Zip-a-Dee Too-Bah……… Allie Wrubel & Ray Gilbert/arr. Don Sherman
Money…………………………… Berry Gordy & Janie Bradford/arr. Bill Troiano
Auld Lang Syne………………………………………… Robert Burns/tr. Bill Troiano
         Massed Tuba Ensemble

University of South Florida Tuba-Euphonium Day

University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 08/18/10

Program I – 10:00 Recital

Serenata for Two Tubas (premiere performance)…………… Gail Robertson
         Jessica Prince & Ross Kerley, tubas
Elegy in C…………………………………………………………….. Gabriel Faure/arr. Frey
         Alejandro Guardia, euphonium
Nocturne …………………………………………………………………………… Anthony Plog
         Sidney Hand, tuba
Four Pieces for Tuba Quartet………………………………………….. Gordon Jacob
         University of North Florida Euphonium-Tuba Quartet
         Kyle Enriquez & Ben DeAngelis, euphoniums
         Joel Wine & Chad Woodruff, tubas
“I’m Alive”……………………………………………………… Tom Kitt & Brian Yorkey
         Matt Nunes, euphonium
Stuff………………………………………………………………………………………… James Grant
         Andrew Rivenbark, tuba
Salut d’Amour…………………………………………… Edward Elgar/arr. Robertson
         Chris Netterville & Roy Mitchell, euphoniums
         Colin Autry & Sidney Hand, tubas
The Swan………………………………………………….. Camille Saint-Saens/arr. Mead
         Natalie St. Maria, euphonium
Kindertotenlieder…………………………………. Gustav Mahler/arr. Hunsberger
         Mark C. McGinnis, tuba
Diverse Movements No. 1…………………………………………………….. Robert Jager
         Alesia Bass, tuba
Endgame………………………………………………………………………………… James Grant
         Alejandro Gaurdia & Natalie St. Maria, euphonium
         Mark C. McGinnis & Andrew Rivenbark, tuba
Air on the G String…………………………………………… J. S. Bach/arr. Hendricks
Three Diverse Drinking Songs……………………………. ed. Michael Thornton
         Tom Waid, Caitlin Adams, Brandon Slone, tubas

Program II – 5:00 Recital

SYMBIOSISQUARTET

….. Gail Robertson & Matt Tropman, euphoniums

….. Stacy Baker & Jay Hunsberger, tubas

Parade of the Slave Children………… John Williams/arr. Gail Robertson
Flower Duet from Lakme…………………… Leo Delibes/arr. Gail Robertson
Under the Boardwalk Artie Resnick & Kenny Young/arr. Gail Robertson
Paladio……………………………………………….. Karl Jenkins/arr. Gail Robertson
The Man I Love………. George Gershwin & Grainger/arr. Gail Robertson
What’s This?……………………………………. Danny Elfman/arr. Gail Robertson
Blue Moon…………….. Richard Rogers & Lorenz Hart/arr. Gail Robertson
L.O.V.E……………………. Milt Gabler & Bert Kaempfert/arr. Gail Robertson
Unchained Melody…………………………… Zaret & North/arr. Gail Robertson
Pee Wee’s Big Top Adventure………… Danny Elfman/arr. Gail Robertson
Solace/Entertainer……………………………… Scott Joplin/arr. Gail Robertson
When Stealing Down Her Pallid Cheek G. Donizetti/arr. Gail Robertson
Hey Jude…………….. John Lennon & Paul McCartney/arr. Gail Robertson
My Girl………………………. William Robinson & White/arr. Gail Robertson
Tico Tico…………… Zequina Abreu, Oliveira & Drake/arr. Gail Robertson

Program III – 6:15 Concert

Suite of Dances…………………………………………………… Tielman Susato/arr. Olt
         University of Tampa Tuba-Euphonium Ensemble
         Jeff Traster, director
         Euphoniums: Alex Crenshaw, Freddy Escamilla, Jeff Traster
         Tubas: Mike Schurr, Weston Devereaux, Joey Hagger
The Lark in Clear Air…………………………………… Irish traditional/arr. Guzis
         Stetson University Combined Euphonium and Tuba Studios
         Tom Waid, director
         Euphoniums: Raymond Fisk, Anthony Juliano, Molly Melin,
         Brook Shepard, Hernan Troncoso, Marli Varnadoe
         Tubas: Caitlin Adams, Brandon Slone
Autompne Fanfaronade (premiere performance)………….. Gail Robertson
         University of Central Florida Tuba-Euphonium Ensemble
         Gail Robertson, director
         Euphoniums: Darren Armstrong, Nick Floyd, Frank Gradl,
         Jeremiah Hemphill, Ashley Klumpp, Danielle Nank, Matthew Nunes,
         Justin Wexler, Michelle Harner
         Tubas: Alesia Bass, Blake Dowling, Garine Fakrajian,
         Nathan Giroux, Ross Kerley, Tyler Loudermilk, Teddy Merritt,
         Jessica Prince, Garrett Richardson, David Velazquez
Seventeen Come Sunday……………… Ralph Vaughan Williams/arr. Forbes
         University of South Florida Tuba-Euphonium Ensemble
         Jay Hunsberger, director
         Euphoniums: Aaron Campbell, Sean Campbell, Alejandro Guardia,
         Erick Hollick, Dustin Huston, Dennis Jackson, Roy Mitchell,
         Chris Netterville, Natalie St. Maria
         Tubas: Colin Autry, Tim Beringer, Ruben Davila,
         Weston Devereaux, Joshua Eury, Sidney Hand, Joseph Massey,
         Mark C. McGinnis, Adam Norton, Andrew Rivenbark,
         Drew Whitmarsh, Michael Wilson
Mars, The Bringer of War (from “The Planets”) Gustav Holst/arr. Butler
Adagio………………………………………………………………………………….. John Stevens
La Gazza Ladra………………………………….. Giacomo Rossini/arr. Robertson
         Massed Tuba-Euphonium Ensemble Selections

Octubafests

Hardin Simmons University

Hardin Simmons University, Abilene, TX 10/28/10
Alleluia………………………………………. Randall Thompson/Kenneth Friedrich
Sonata for Tuba (premiere performance)…………………………. Charles Verner
Duet in D-flat……………………………………………………………………. arr. H. Voxman
         Sean Harris & Brad Call
The Jolly Coppersmith…………………………………… C. Peter/arr. William Bell
         Jim Neathery
Duodecima Sonata………………………….. Dario Castello/arr.  Jeffrey Cottrell
Tuba JubaDuba…………………………………………………………… Terry Hutchinson
Brass Tacks……………………………………………………………………… LennieNiehaus
Blau, Blau, Blau, Blüt der Enzian………………………………………. arr. Cottrell
         HSU Tuba/Euphonium Ensemble
         Jeffrey Cottrell, conductor
         Euphoniums: Sean Harris, Matthew Keil, Brad Call
         Tubas: Christopher Antwiler, Katie Reid,
         Jim Neathery, Jeffrey Cottrell

Marshall University

Marshall University, Huntington, WV 10/25/10

Program I – Studio Recital – October 25

Allacaccia from Suite for Tuba………………………………………….. Alec Wilder
         Adam Phillips, tuba
Allegro maestoso from Suite for Tuba……………………………… Don Haddad
         Andretti L. Sampson, tuba
Three Miniatures……………………………………………………….. Anthony O’Toole
         Peter Gallus, tuba
Six Studies in English Folk Song…………………. Ralph Vaughan Williams
         Jordan Henry, tuba
Concertpiece No. 1………………………………………………………… Rodger Vaughan
         Nick Hartley, tuba
Impromptus, Op. 32…………………………………………………… Robert Muczynski
         Tyler Davis, tuba
Tuba Rhapsody………………………………………………………………. Clare Grundman
         Adam Phillips, tuba
Moderato Grandioso from Concerto Del Garda……….. Elizabeth Raum
         Joshua Sharp, tuba

Program II – Tubaween – October 27

Them Basses…………………………………………… G.H. Huffine/arr. Joseph Goble
Dance of the Little Tubas……………… P.I. Tchaikovsky/arr. Joseph Goble
Bogies and Sprites that Gambol by Nights H. Parry/arr. Charles Warren
Agnus Dei………………………………………… Thomas Morley/arr. George Palton
         Chip Gue & Chris Stuart, euphoniums
         Nick Hartley & Andy Sampson, tubas
Baby Elephant Walk………………………………. Henry Mancini/arr. Ingo Luis
         John Galloway, trombone
         Tyler Davis, Peter Gallus, & Nick Hartley, tubas
Sorcerer’s Apprentice…………………………. Paul Dukas/arr. Charles Warren
         Matt Drummer & Danny Holderby, euphoniums
         Tyler Davis & Peter Gallus, tubas
Night on Bald Mountain………….. Modest Mussorgsky/arr. Larry Zaidan
Little Medley of Horrors: Bad Things Come in Threes arr. George Palton
         Marshall University Tuba/Euphonium Ensemble
         George Palton, director
         Euphonium: Matt Drummer, John Galloway, Chip Gue,
         Danny Holderby, Chris Stuart, Ralph Taylor
         Tuba: Tyler Davis, Peter Gallus, Nick Hartley,
         Steven “Guy” Parker, Andy Sampson

University of Oregon

University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 11/03/10
Introduction and Dance………………………………………………………… J. Ed. Barat
         Michael Grose
Dancing-Rollicking from Helix…………………………………….. Warren Benson
         Gavin Milligan
If Thou Be Near………………………………………………………….. J.S. Bach/arr. Little
         Kevin Wade
Nocturne………………………………………………………….. Franz Strauss/arr. Fischer
         Daniel Mulkey
The Earle of Oxford’s Marche…………………. William Byrd/arr. Dishinger
         Alicia Barrett
Allegro deciso from Concerto for Tuba…………………….. Edward Gregson
         Joseph Ready
Sonata No. 5………………………………………………………….. B. Marcello/arr. Little
         Stacer McChesney
Aria from Concerto for Tuba……………………………………… Bruce Broughton
         Nathan Stokes
Aria con Variazoni……………………………………… G.F. Handel/arr. Fitzgerald
         Sean Turner
Sinfonia………………………………………………………………….. J.S. Bach/arr. Hesford
         James Meyer
Andante con moto from Concerto for Tuba……………………… Eric Ewazen
         Austin Sommerfield
Yorkshire Ballad…………………………………………………………………. James Barnes
         Adam Mullen
Allegretto giocoso from Concerto for Tuba…………………….. James Barnes
         Charles Nickles
This is Halloween………………………………………… Danny Elfman/arr. Olenick
Die Apokalyptische from Symphony No. 8 ….. Bruckner/arr. MacKenzie
March from Raiders of the Lost Ark…. John Williams/arr. D. W. Ochoa
Happy Together…………………………….. Bonner & Gordon/arr. D. W. Ochoa
         University of Oregon Tuba/Euphonium Ensemble
         Michael Grose, director
         Euphoniums: Alicia Barrett, Matthew Hettwer, Cameron Jerde,
         James Meyer, Adam Mullen, Prapat (Jojoe) Nujoy,
         Joseph Ready, Nathan Stewart
         Tubas: Tyler Cranor, Stacer McChesney, Sean McDonald,
         Gavin Milligan, Daniel Mulkey, Charles Nickles,
         Austin Sommerfield, Nathan Stokes, Sean Turner, Kevin Wade