Featuring the winners of UW-Madison’s 2014-15 Concerto Competition, with the UW Symphony Orchestra under the direction of conductor James Smith. Meet the performers afterwards at a free reception!
Sunday, February 8, 7 PM, Mills Hall. Tickets $10.00 adults/students free. See below for info.
Our winners and the works they will perform are:
Jason Kutz, piano
Teacher: Martha Fischer
Sergei Rachmaninoff, Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, Op. 43
Ivana Ugrcic, flute
Teacher: Stephanie Jutt
Francois Borne, Fantasie Brillante (on Themes from Bizet’s Carmen)
Keisuke Yamamoto, violin
Teacher: David Perry
Ernest Chausson, Poème Op. 25
Anna Whiteway, voice
Teacher: Elizabeth Hagedorn
Charles Gounod, Je veux vivre (Juliette’s Aria)
Our composition winner this year is Adam Betz, who wrote a work titled “Obscuration.” More info on Adam to come in January.
Opening work: Tchaikovsky’s Capriccio Italian, with Kyle Knox, conductor.
Date(s) - Sunday, February 8, 2015
Mills Concert Hall