12/2: Classical Guitar Department Chamber Music Recital



As part of USC Thornton's celebration of chamber music, students from the Classical Guitar department present an evening of selected work as part of a chamber music showcase.


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Concert Program


Movements from Flower Power Suite

Composed by Annette Kruisbrink (b. 1958)

"Festival"

"The Lost Doll"

Performed by Eliza Barr, Shiloh Gonsky, Ashley Melendres, Daniela Santiago


"Danse Négre" from African Suite

Composed by Samuel Coleridge-Taylor (1875-1912); Arr. Olivia Chiang & William Kanengiser

Performed by Olivia Chiang, Aditya Hariharan, Joelle Rudolph


Movements from Suite Retratos

Composed by Radamés Gnattali (1906-1988)

"Ernesto Nazareth"

"Anacletos de Medeira"

Performed by Doris Ćosić, Sean Keegan


Terezinha de Jesus

Composed by Heitor Villa-Lobos (1887-1959)

Performed by Alex Park, Wesley Park


De Los Alamos Vengo, Madre

Composed by Joaquín Rodrigo (1901-1999); Arr. Patrick Russ

Performed by Alex Park, Wesley Park


Fuga Elegiaca

Composed by Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco (1895-1968)

Performed by David Hernandez, Robert Wang


Jobiniana #1

Composed by Sergio Assad (b. 1952)

Performed by David Hernandez, Robert Wang


Movements from Brandenburg Concerto #6, BWV 1051

Composed by J.S. Bach (1685-1750); Arr. J. Smith

II. Adagio ma non tanto

III. Allegro

Performed by Joseph Douglass, Grygorii Koval, Ashley Lucero, Laura Mazon Franqui


Movements from The Nutcracker Suite

Composed by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky (1840-1883); Arr. A. York

"Dance of the Sugar-Plum Fairies"

"Arab Dance"

Performed by Noah Collins, Nicolas Peña

"March"

"Russian Dance"

Performed by Francesca Boerio, Doris Ćosić, Frank Wendelin, Nolan Juaire


“Baião da Esperança" (for violin, cello and 7-string guitar)

Composed by Douglas Lora (b. 1978)

Performed by Douglas Lora (guitar), Artem Kolesov (violin), Mairéad Flory (cello)


Frippertron

Composed by Mark Houghton (b. 1959)

Performed by USC Guitar Orchestra

Conducted by William Kanengiser


Slavonic Dance op. 46 #7

Composed by Antonin Dvorak (1841-1904); Arr. T. Hoppstock

Performed by USC Guitar Orchestra

Conducted by William Kanengiser


USC Guitar Orchestra: Eliza Barr, Francesca Boerio, Olivia Chiang, Noah Collins, Doris Ćosić, Joseph Douglass, Sofia Eguizabal, Laura Mazon Franqui, Shiloh Gonsky, Aditya Hariharan, David Hernandez, Sean Keegan, Grygorii Koval, Ashley Lucero, Ashley Melendres, Alex Park, Nicolas Peña, Joelle Rudolph, Daniela Santiago, Julio Siqueiras and Robert Wang



This event is organized by the USC Thornton Classical Guitar Department

Scott Tennant, Chair

Brian Head

William Kanengiser

Pepe Romero (Artist in Residence)

classical.guitar@usc.edu


 

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