Programs – Faculty/Professional Performances

Phillip C. Black, tuba
Wichita State University, Wichita, KS 11/01/09
Emerald Isle Suite for Tuba by Jeremy Schwinger
Excursions for Tuba and Harpsichord by (premiere performance) Barton Cummings
Five Segments for Solo Tuba by (premiere performance)Barton Cummings
Concerto for Violin and Oboe by Johann Sebastian Bach
Concerto for Tuba and Two Wind Quintets by Morris Knight

Velvet Brown, tuba
University of Victoria, Victoria, BC 09/22/09
Aria – The Queen of the Night by W.A. Mozart/tr. Velvet Brown
Bonampak for tuba and piano by Alice Gomez
Dr. Martin Luther King, In Memoriam by Roger Kellaway
Dance Movement by Roland Szentpali
Steal Away by arr. Velvet Brown
Rumanian Dance No. 2 by Dumitri Ionel

Velvet Brown, tuba
University of Victoria, Victoria, BC 09/23/09
Concert Piece for Tuba and Piano by Libby Larsen
Sweet Dances by Elizabeth Raum
Retratos for tuba and piano by Vinicio A. Meza
Latin Suite for Tuba and Congas by Alice Gomez
Ballad and Burlesque by Elizabeth Raum
Sonata for Tuba and Piano “Shamanic Journey” by Barbara York
Rumanian Dance No. 2 by Dumitru Ionel

Akihiko Ito, euphonium
with National Taiwan Wind Ensemble
Jungli Arts Center Concert Hall, TAIWAN 10/24/09
Taichung Chunghsin Concert Hall, TAIWAN 10/25/09
Minyo Fantasy by Sawako Yamazato

Raul I. Rodriguez, tuba
with the Texas State University Wind Ensemble
Texas State University, San Marcos, TX 03/31/09
Tuba Concerto by Edward Gregson

Ben Roundtree, tuba
with the McLean Bible Church Orchestra
McLean Bible Church, Vienna, VA 08/29-30/09
Meditation on “Were You There” by Ben Roundtree
Standing on the Promises Hornpipe by Ben Roundtree

Ben Roundtree, tuba
with the Eurobrass Workshop Faculty Brass
Eurobrass Workshop Vöhl-Asel, Germany 07/17/09
“If with all your hearts” from Elijah by F. Mendelssohn/arr. Ben Roundtree

Kenyon Wilson, tuba
with the Queen City Brass Band
Salvation Army Temple, Charlotte, NC 10/12/09
Remembrance by Barton CummingsSenior Recitals

Sarah-Elizabeth Abernathy, tuba
Texas State University, San Marcos, TX 03/04/09
Concerto For Tuba by Eric Ewazen
Ave Maria by Franz Schubert/arr. Baadsvik
Gabriel’s Oboe by Ennio Morricone/arr. Baadsvik
Londonderry Air by arr. Keith Mehlan
Swing Low, Sweet Chariot by Wallis Willis/arr. Charles McAdams
with Jose Pelaez, Brittany Sloss, Nate Robles

Kristopher Brown, euphonium
Texas State University, San Marcos, TX  04/24/09
The Girl with the Flaxen Hair by Caluse Debussy
Beautiful Colorado by Joseph De Luca
Rhapsody for Euphonium by James Curnow
Lyrical Concerto by Simon Proctor
Liechtensteiner Polka by arr. Gail Robertson
Dona Nobis Pacem by arr. Robert Wilkinson
El Tubadore by arr. Robert Wilkinson
with Sarah Keller, Jason Brown, Jose Pelaez
Funk from 20 Dances by Allen Vizzutti

Nathan Smith, tuba
Texas State University, San Marcos, TX  03/30/09
Beelzebub by Andrea Catozzi
Prelude No.6 by Frederic Chopin/arr. Dan Augustine
Sonata No. 3 in A Minor by Antonio Vivaldi/arr. R. Winston Morris
The Pink Panther by Henry Mancini/arr. Arthur Fracenpohl
Concerto in One Movement by Alexei Lebedev/arr. Ostrander
The Prayer by Carol Bayer Sager and David Foster/arr. Nathan Smith
Mvts. V & VI from Suite No. 1 for Tuba and Piano by Alec Wilder
Stuff by …………….. James Grant

Tuba-Euphonium Quartets/Ensembles

Charlotte Tuba-Euphonium Ensemble

Dave Silden, director
Park Road Baptist Church, Charlotte, NC 10/11/09
Dance No. 1 by Kenyon Wilson
Salvation is Created by Tchnesnokov
Three Ludes for Tuba by Robert Jager
Kenyon Wilson, solo tuba
A Suite of Three Sea Songs by Ken Langer
Dance No. 2 by (premiere performance)Kenyon Wilson
Pavane, Op. 50 by Gabriel Faure/arr. Kenyon Wilson
Oak and Ivy Rag by Kenyon Wilson
Paddlin’ Madelin Home by Woods/arr. Gable
The Saints by arr. Charles McAdams
Euphoniums:  Gary Anderson, James Brown, Kurt Foundos,
Alex Hel,s, Philip Loftis, Ted Johnson, Gary Penna,
Don Pettigrew, David Silden
Tubas:  Mark Ewing, Ken Graf, Sarita Maxwell, Don Morris,
Joe Rego, Al Suite, James Turner, John Visel

McLean Bible Church Tuba-Euphonium Quartet

Steve Kellner & Ryan McGeorge, euphoniums

Mike Parker & Ben Roundtree, tubas
McLean Bible Church, Vienna, VA 7/25-26/09
All We Like Sheep by G.F. Handel/arr. Ben Roundtree
Everlasting God by Brenton Brown&  Ken Riley/arr. Ben Roundtree
Rondeau by Jean-Joseph Mouret/arr. Ben Roundtree

Pennsylvania State University
Tuba-Euphonium Ensemble
Velvet Brown, director
Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 10/21/09
Four Pieces by Louis Mauer/arr. John Stevens
Original Fantasie by Ermanno Picchi/arr. Simone Mantia & Velvet Brown
Gretchen Renshaw, solo euphonium
Caro mio ben by G. Giordano/arr. Skip Gray
Bugler’s (Euphoniumist’s) Holiday by Leroy Anderson/arr. Adam Gohr
Jason Johnson, Chris Musgnug, Jessica Holter, euphoniums
The Beatles by John Lennon & Paul McCartney/arr. John G. Mortimer
Danny Boy by arr. David Werden
Andy Rowe, solo tuba
Heavy Metal by Eugene Anderson
The Melody Shop by Karl King/arr. David R. Werden
Thriller by Michael Jackson/arr. Bryan Lewis

Texas State Tuba-Euphonium Ensemble

Raul I. Rodriguez, director
Owen Goodnight Middle School, San Marcos, TX 05/13/09
Prelude to Te Deum by Charpentier
Voluntary from Prelude and Voluntary by Gibbons
Mvt. IV from Shades of Bronze by Walter Ross
Lichstensteiner Polka by arr. Gail Robertson
Dona Nobis Pacem by arr. Robert Wilkinson
El Tubadore by arr. Robert Wlikinson
Songs of the British Isles by arr.  David Werden
Camptown Races from Stephen Foster Suite by Lennie Niehaus
Euphoniums:  Stephen Chitta, Nate Robles, Kris Brown,
Adrian Tovar, Sarah Keller, Mark Maza
Tubas: Jose Pelaez, Nathan Smith, Sarah-Elizabeth Abernathy,
Aundrea Mathis, Manny Torre, Josh Munoz

University of Tennessee at Chattanooga

Tuba-Euphonium Ensemble
University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, Chattanooga, TN 10/08/09
Flourish by Ralph Vaughan Williams/arr. David Butler
Four Pieces by Louis Mauer/arr. John Stevens
Euphoniums:  Kobie Manuel, Dustin Webb, Matthew Adams
Tubas:  Reed M. Bobo & David Vanzant

University of Tennessee at Chattanooga

Tuba-Euphonium Ensemble

Kenyon Wilson, director
University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, Chattanooga, TN 11/13/09
Flourish by Ralph Vaughan Williams/arr. David Butler
Four Pieces by Louis Mauer/arr. John Stevens
Dance No. 1 by Kenyon Wilson
Dance No. 2 by Kenyon Wilson
Lyric Music by Robert Starer/arr. William Lee
Tubas Latinas by Aldo Rafael Forte
Euphoniums:  Matthew Adams, Kobie Manuel, Dustin Webb
Tubas:  Reed M. Bobo &  David Vanzant

Brass Quintets/Ensembles
Arkansas Brass
Chris Kornegay, tuba
Clinton High School Auditorium, Clinton, AR 10/04/09
Barnum and Bailey’s Favorite by King/arr. Gray
Sonata from Die Bankelsangerlieder by arr. King
Canzona per sonare No. 2 by Gabrieli/arr. King
Contrapunctus IX by Bach/arr. Glasel
Romanza from Horn Concerto No. IV by Mozart/arr. Woolly
Turkish Rondo, from Piano Sonata No. 11 in A by Mozart/arr. Frackenpohl
Bacchanale from Samson et Dalilah by Saint-Saens/arr. Walt
Jig from St. Paul’s Suite by Holst/arr. Eden
Beyond the Clouds by Wasson
Polka from the “Golden Age” by Shostakovich/arr. San Filippo
William Tell Overture by Rossini/arr. Frackenpohl
Sixteen Tons by Travis/arr. Luis
The Saints Hallelujah by Henderson
Tuba Tiger Rag by DeCosta/arr. Henderson
Beer Barrel Polka by arr. Nagle
Phfft! by arr. Webb

Festivals

Down in the Valley
California State University – Sacramento, Sacramento, CA 10/17/09
Prelude and Fugue in D Minor, BWV 554 by J.S. Bach/arr. James Barnes
Conversation by Charles Small
Waltzin’ Matuba from Sweet Dances by Elizabeth Raum
Dialogues for Trombone and Tuba by John Stevens
Dante’s Inferno by Stephen Rush
Velvet Brown, tuba
Down in the Valley Suite by Barton Cummings
Down in the Valley Massed Ensemble, Barton Cummings, conductor