Four Free School of Music Concerts This Week

Four Free School of Music Concerts This Week

April 3, 2002

April 3, 2002, Greencastle, Ind. - The DePauw University School of Music offers four diverse concerts this week starting with a faculty chamber music recital tonight, Wednesday, April 3, at 7:30 p.m. in Thompson Recital Hall. Faculty performers Claude Cymerman, Eric Edberg, and Randy Salman will present a Brahms' trio and a Muscynski fantasy, both for piano, cello, and clarinet. Also on the program will be Caroline Smith, voice professor, singing Schoenberg's Brettl-Lieder, accompanied by piano faculty member Amanda Hopson.

On Thursday, April 4, at 8 p.m. in Kresge Auditorium, the DePauw University Jazz Ensemble and two DePauw Jazz Combos will present a program of music by John Coltrane, Charlie Parker, Miles Davis, and Cole Porter. They will be joined by guest trombonist Sam Burtis.

The School of Music welcomes back DePauw alumna and lyric soprano Alicia Berneche (pictured at right) to campus to present a recital on Friday, April 5, at 7:30 p.m. in Thompson Recital Hall. A 1993 DePauw graduate, Alicia is a member of the Lyric Opera of Chicago. Her concert will include music by Ned Rorem, William Walton, and Dominick Argento.

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Sunday, April 7, at 3 p.m. in Kresge Auditorium is the annual DePauw Concerto Winners' Concert featuring the DePauw Symphony Orchestra and this year's competition winners: Michael Messina, piano; April Scholten, soprano; JennyRebecca Winans, soprano; Matt Richardson, piano; Amy Hayes, soprano; Carelle Flores, soprano; and Jennifer Wingert, cello.

You can learn more about Sunday's concert by reading this story.

All four events are free and open to the public.