2017-2018 Events (June 1-May 31)

June 6-13

XI Alfredo de Saint Malo

International Music Festival

Panama City, Panama

Guest artist and teaching residency at music festival with students age 14-27 from Colombia, Venezuela, and Panamá. 

 

Finale Concert June 12, 7:30 p.m.

Paquito d'Rivera, soloist


June 17

Southwest Michigan Symphony Orchestra

The Psychedelic Orchestra-- Summer of Love

Benton Harbor, Michigan

7:30 p.m.

Jean Klock Park

Robin Fountain, conductor

 

 

June 20-24

46th Annual Conference of the International Double Reed Society Appleton, Wisconsin

June 22, 9:00 a.m.

Memorial Chapel

20th Century Music for Oboe and Bassoon

Peter Kolkay, Bassoon

 

June 23, 2:30 p.m.

Stansbury Theatre

BCMCC Competition Winners

PEN Trio

 

June 24, 11:30 a.m.

Stansbury Theatre

"All-Star" Double Reed Ensemble 


July 9-22

SEMINAR 2017

Western Michigan University

Summer Music Camp

Performance Class

Friday, July 14, 10:00 a.m.

Dalton Recital Hall

Violin Concerto, K. 216 by W.A. Mozart

Magdalena Garbalinska, violin

Mialtin Zhezha, conductor

 

Performance Class

Saturday, July 15, 10:00 a.m.

Dalton Recital Hall

 

Trio for Oboe, Bassoon, and Piano by Madeline Dring

Wendy Rose, bassoon

James Schippers, piano

 

Three Songs for Oboe and Double Bass

After Pablo Neruda by Andrea Clearfield

Gordon Lewis, double bass

 

Chamber Music Festival 

Saturday, June 22, 10:30 a.m.

Multi-Media Room

 

Woodwind Coaches: Jason Kramer, Nora Lewis, Andrew Rathbun, Helen Rathbun, Laura Zilhaver

Woodwind Coordinator: Nora Lewis

July 26-30

ClarinetFest® 2017

Orlando, Florida

Saturday, July 30th, Seminole A/B, 4:30 p.m.

Pacific by Daniel Eichenbaum

PEN Trio and Electronics 

August 23

Recording Session

Dalton Center

Western Michigan University

Recording of "Entaglement," an interactive audiovisual work for oboe and computer by Christopher Biggs

 

September 12

Ball State University

Muncie, Indiana

Sursa Recital Hall

 

5 p.m. Master Classes

7:30 p.m. Recital

New works for the PEN Trio: Wunderkammer by Charles Nichols, Pacific by Daniel Eichenbaum, and 5*4*3 Except After C by William Bradbury

 

September 13

Radio Interview with Cara Lieurance

WMUK 102.1, 10:00 a.m.

 

Western Michigan University

Kalamazoo, Michigan

Bullock Performance Institute

Concert Series

Dalton Recital Hall

 

7:00 pre-concert talk with

Dr. Robert White

 

Premiere of Entanglement, an interactive audiovisual work for solo oboe and computer by Christopher Biggs

 

New works for the PEN Trio: Wunderkammer by Charles Nichols, Pacific by Daniel Eichenbaum, and 5*4*3 Except After C by William Bradbury

September 15

Butler University

Indianapolis, Indiana

Master Class tbd

8:00 p.m. Recital

New works for the PEN Trio: Wunderkammer by Charles Nichols, Pacific by Daniel Eichenbaum, and 5*4*3 Except After C by William Bradbury

 

September 16

Indiana University

Jacobs School of Music

Bloomington, Indiana

Ford-Crawford Concert Hall

 

1-3 pm. Chamber Music Master Class

7 p.m. Recital

New works for the PEN Trio: Wunderkammer by Charles Nichols, Pacific by Daniel Eichenbaum, and 5*4*3 Except After C by William Bradbury

September 22

Electronic Music Midwest

Kansas City, Missouri  

8 p.m.

Performance of Entanglement, an interactive audiovisual work for solo oboe and computer by Christopher Biggs


October 6-12

Residency

Escuela de Artes Musicales

Universidad de Costa Rica

San Pedro Montes de Oca,

in the province of San José

 

Teaching, Master classes, and Concerts

October 27

Guest Masterclass

Gabriel Renteria

in partnership with Kalamazoo Symphony Orchestra

Dalton Center 1414

2:00-3:30 p.m.

November 1

Bullock Performance Institute

Concert Series

Serenade by Arthur Bird

Western Winds

Scott Boerma, conductor

Dalton Recital Hall

7:30 p.m.

November 30

MUS 6740 Class Performance

Composer/Performer Collaboration

Western Michigan University

Lecture Hall

7:30 p.m.

January 22

Guest Artist Recital

Andreas Oeste, Oboe

Duo Tierra Fria

Western Michigan University

Dalton Recital Hall

7:30 p.m.

 

Master Class 1:00 p.m., Rehearsal B

January 26-28

SPLICE Festival

Western Michigan University

Performance of Entanglement, an interactive audiovisual work for solo oboe and computer by Christopher Biggs

January 28

Sunday Afternoon Live

Battle Creek, Michigan

 

Western Wind Quintet

First Congregational Church

4 p.m.

February 6

Western Winds 

Scott Boerma, conductor

Dalton Center Recital Hall

7:30 p.m.

February 27

University of Arizona 

Tuscon, Arizona

Holsclaw Hall

 

9-11 a.m. Graduate Wind Quintet Coaching

7 p.m. Recital

February 28

Arizona State University

Tempe, Arizona

Katzin Concert Hall

 

Masterclasses TBD

5 p.m. Recital

March 22

Guest Masterclass

Celeste Johnson Frehner

Associate Professor of Oboe, UMKC

 

Western Michigan University

1 p.m.

 

April 16

Guest Masterclass

Dr. Sara Fraker

Assistant Professor of Oboe

University of Arizona

 

Western Michigan University

1 p.m.

May 18

 

PEN Trio Concert

India International Centre, New Delhi

premiere of Destellos by Juan Piñera

C.D. Deshmukh Auditorium

6:30 p.m.