Lecture Recitals


All lecture recitals take place in Music Building rooms unless otherwise specified

 

Spring 2017

Yerin Kim, Piano

Title: 5 Aphorisms of Alfred Schnittke and Poems of Joseph Brodsky

Date: January 27, 2017

Time: 3pm

Location: Staller Center Room 3350

 

Alexander Hahn, Voice

Title: Impermanence and Cyclicality: The Life and Death of Tonality in Hugo Wolf's "Alles endet, wav entstehet"

Date: February 6, 2017

Time: 2pm

Location: Staller Center Room 3354

 

Daniel Leon, Horn

Title: Beethoven Horn Sonata-Emphasis and Dissonance

Date: March 8, 2017

Time: 4pm

Location: Staller Center Room 3317

 

Anna Tsukervanik, Violin

Title: Discovering Tempo Rubato: Expressive Timing in Cyril Scott's Lotus Land

Date: March 30, 2017

Time: 6:30pm

Location: Staller Center Room 3317

 

Jiwon Kim, Violin

Title: George Benjamin's Writing for Solo Strings in 3 Miniatures for Solo Violin (2001-2) and Viola, Viola for Viola Duo (1997)

Date: April 3, 2017

Time: 3pm

Location: Staller Center Room 2309

 

Brian Smith, Percussion

Title: Screen Play: The Curious Relationship of Foley Artistry and Animated Notation

Date: April 11, 2017

Time: 1:30pm

Location: Staller Center Room 0107

 

Anna Betka, Piano

Title: Composing Spirituality: Scriabin's First and Last Sonata

Date: April 25, 2017

Time: 11am

Location: Staller Center Room 3350

 

Daniel Anastasio, Piano

Title: Echoes in Brahms: Present-ing the Past

Date: April 25, 2017

Time: 5pm

Location: Staller Center Room 3350

 

Nanci Belmont, Bassoon

Title: Tradition and Transformation: Identifying Elements of Jewish Folk Song in Philippe Hersant's Niggun

Date: April 25, 2017

Time: 5:15pm

Location: Staller Center Room 3317

 

Eun Hae Oh, Flute

Title: Freedom and Constraint in Performing with Fixed Electronics: Comparing and Contrasting Sungji Hong's Shine for Flute and Electronics (2015) and Mario Davidovsky's Syncrhronism No. 1 (1963)

Date: April 27, 2017

Time: 12pm

Location: Staller Center Room 3317

 

Daniel Carlo, Flute

Title: The Case for Romantic Violin Sonatas in Flute Repertoire

Date: April 27, 2017

Time: 3pm

Location: Staller Center Room 3317

 

Sean Hawthorne, Cello

Title: Beethoven's Enlightened Fugues: Explorations of Fugal Writing in the Op. 102 No. 2 Cello Sonata

Date: May 2, 2017

Time: 12:45pm

Location: Staller Center Room 3317

 

Marissa Olegario, Bassoon

Title: Philippe Hersant's Hopi and His Exploration of Native America in Sounds

Date: May 2, 2017

Time: 4:15pm

Location: Staller Center Room 3317

 

Kevin Devine,  Harpsichord

Title: Controlled Chaos: The Art of Staggering in Harpsichord Playing

Date: May 3, 2017

Time: 11am

Location: Staller Center Room 2315

 

Phuc Phan, Cello

Title: The Battle over Bach: Historically Informed vs. Modern Interpretation of J.S. Bach's Sonata for Viola da Gamba and Keyboard no. 3 in g minor

Date: May 3, 2017

Time: 3pm

Location: Staller Center Room 3317

 

Raul Rodriquez, Horn

Title: Idiomatic Characteristics of the French Horn in Beethoven's Writing of the Sonata Op. 17

Date: May 3, 2017

Time: 3pm

Location: Staller Center Room 3319

 

Ming-Jui Liu, Guitar

Title: Interpretation of Tansman's Musique de Cour: Editing Choices from an Historical and a Modern Guitarist's Viewpoint

Date: May 3, 2017

Time: 5:30pm

Location: Staller Center Room 2315

 

Stephen Gorgone, Viola

Title: The Music of Paul Chihara: Exploring Stylistic Borrowing, Quotation and Nostalgia in the Concerto Piccolo

Date: May 8, 2017

Time: 2pm

Location: TBD

 

Shanrong Tuo, Violin

Title: TBD

Date: May 8, 2017

Time: 2pm

Location: Staller Center Room 2309

 

Eric Schultz, Clarinet

Title: Multiple Articulation for the Clarinetist and Saxophonist: A Review of the History, Pedagogy and Technique

Date: May 8, 2017

Time: 4pm

Location: Staller Center Room 0111

 

Micaela Fruend, Viola

Title: The Stylistic Heritage of Rebecca Clarke's Viola Sonata

Date: May 8, 2017

Time: 5pm

Location: Staller Center Room 3317

 

Malgorzata Goroszewska, Piano

Title: Chopin Mazurkas

Date: May 9, 2017

Time: 1pm

Location: Staller Center Room 3350

 

Bowei Chen, Piano

Title: The Sound Drama of Impression de Pelléas

Date: May 9, 2017

Time: 4:30pm

Location: Staller Center Room 3350

 

Lusha Anthony, Percussion

Title: The Concept of Ma in Japanese Marimba Literature

Date: May 10, 2017

Time: 11am

Location: Staller Center Room 0107

 

Jeremy Little, Voice

Title: Schubert's Heine

Date: May 10, 2017

Time: 1:45pm

Location: Staller Center Room 3354

 

Janani Sridhar, Voice

Title: TBD

Date: May 10, 2017

Time: 2:45pm

Location: Staller Center Room 3354

 

Carol McGonnell-Galante, Clarinet

Title: A Critical Exploration of Ann Cleare's "Sound Sculpturing" Techniques on Eyam i for Solo Clarinet

Date: May 15, 2017

Time: 2:30pm

Location: Staller Center Room 0111

 

Christopher Bill, Jazz

Title: TBD

Date: May 16, 2017

Time: TBD

Location: TBD

 

Alan Morris, Oboe

Title: "Gutso" The Last Arbiter: An Examination of Tempo Modification, Ornamentation and Improvisation in Mozart's Quintet for Piano and Winds

Date: May 16, 2017

Time: 2pm

Location: Staller Center Room 0111

 

Kristin Starkey, Voice

Title: "Liebst du um Schönheit": Interpretations of Three Vocal Settings

Date: May 17, 2017

Time: 11am

Location: Staller Center Room 3354

 

Fall 2016

Joseph Han, Voice

Title: Understanding the Singing School of Manuel Garcia II

Date: August 29, 2016

Time: 1pm

Location: Staller Center Room 3317

 

Rosa Jang, Flute

Title: Messiaen's Use of Birdsong in Le Merle Noir (The Blackbird)

Date: August 30, 2016

Time: 8pm

Location: Staller Center Room 3317

 

David Gazaille, Clarinet

Title: The Evolution of Jörg Widmann's Writing for Solo Clarinet

Date: November 28, 2016

Time: 12pm

Location: Staller Center Room 3317

 

Kenneth Martinson, Viola

Title: The Reconstruction and Completion of Alessandro Rolla's Viola Concerto in D major, Bl. 542

Date: November 28, 2016

Time: 1pm

Location: Staller Center Room 2314

 

Hsin-I Huang, Piano

Title: Rememberance of Formosa

Date: December 19, 2016

Time: 2pm

Location: Staller Center Room 3350

 

Jaram Kim, Violin

Title: TBD

Date: December 22, 2016

Time: 3pm

Location: Staller Center Room 3317

 

Spring 2016

Arnold Choi, Cello

Title: Stylistic Evolution of Rossini, 1824-1860s

Date: January 27, 2016

Time: 5pm

Location: Staller Center Room 2307

 

Katie Smirnova, Violin

Title: The Myth of Spanish Rhythm in Carmen and Later Works

Date: January 29, 2016

Time: 3pm

Location: Staller Center Room 3364

 

Rachel Schutz, Voice

Title: Understanding Contemporary Welsh Art Song through the Prism of Nationalism and Cosmopolitanism

Date: March 8, 2016

Time: 2:45pm

Location: Staller Center Room 3317

 

David Guzman Parra, Voice

Title: Factual Boundaries between the Argentine Folk Song and the Art Song in Carlos Gustavino's Compositions

Date: April 18, 2016

Time: 2pm

Location: Staller Center Room 3317

 

Koh Kazama, Guitar

Title: Transcribing Bach's Violin Sonata No. 2 (BWV 1003) for Guitar: A Look Into Manuscripts and Transcriptions

Date: April 27, 2016

Time: 11am

Location: Staller Center Room 2314

 

Remy Taghavi, Bassoon

Title: Decoding Sofia Gubaidulina's Duo Sonata for Two Bassoons

Date: May 2, 2016

Time: 2pm

Location: Staller Center Room 3317

 

Yue Sun, Violin

Title: When Violin Meets Chinese Opera - A Discussion on the Performance Issues of the Butterfly Lovers Violin Concerto

Date: May 2, 2016

Time: 2:30pm

Location: Staller Center Violin Studio

 

Robert Taylor Massey, Clarinet

Title: TBD

Date: May 2, 2016

Time: 3pm

Location: Staller Center Room 3317

 

Yoonjung Han, Piano

Title: Great Paintings as Inspiration for Modern Classical Music

Date: May 2, 2016

Time: 4pm

Location: Staller Center Room 3352

 

Christopher Scanlon, Trumpet

Title: Tracing the Techniques of Musical Imagery in Eric Nathan's Unaccompanied Trumpet Solo Toying

Date: May 3, 2016

Time: 1pm

Location: Staller Center Room 3317

 

Brendan Shea, Violin

Title: The Devil and His Details: How Nicolo Paganini Revolutionized the Violin and Virtuosity

Date: May 3, 2016

Time: 2pm

Location: Staller Center Violin Studio

 

Lauren Posey, Cello

Title: Boccherini's Cello Sonatas: A Balanced Approach to Continuo

Date: May 3, 2016

Time: 2pm TIME CHANGE:4pm

Location: TBD

 

Barami Waspe, Jazz Studies

Title: Atlantis: The Evolutionary Compositional Style of Wayne Shorter

Date: May 3, 2016

Time: 3pm

Location: Staller Center Jazz Room

 

Jesus Rodriguez Gonzalez, Viola

Title: Harold in Italy: Hector Berlioz and Franz Liszt

Date: May 4, 2016

Time: 11am

Location: Staller Center Room 3317

 

Daniel Pate, Percussion

Title: "The Attainment of Enlightenment": An Examination of Kevin Volans's Percussion Solo Assanga and Its Relationship to the Ideals and Practices of Yogacara Buddhism

Date: May 10, 2016

Time: 11am

Location: Staller Center Percussion Studio 0107

 

Johnathan Spence, Violin

Title: The Performer's Guide to Debussy's Late Style: The Violin Sonata

Date: May 10, 2016

Time: 2pm

Location: Staller Center Room 3317

 

Kathleen Ray, Horn

Title: Benjamin Britten's Canticle III: "Still Falls the Rain" for Tenor, Horn and Piano, Op. 55

Date: May 11, 2016

Time: 2:30pm

Location: Staller Center Room 3317

 

So Sugiyama, Cello

Title: TBA

Date: May 12, 2016

Time: 3pm

Location: Staller Center Room 3364

 

Kumhee Lee, Cello

Title: Saariaho's Spectralism: Treatment of Timber and Harmony in Sept Papillons for Solo Cello

Date: May 13, 2016

Time: 5pm

Location: Staller Center Room 2318

 

Benjamin Wu, Viola

Title: On the Boundaries between Improvised and Notated Music: The Journey of Transcribing On the Ocean of Time by Matt Maneri and Tanya Kalmanovitch

Date: May 3, 2016  DATE CHANGE:  May 16, 2016

Time: 5pm

Location: Staller Center Room 2309

 

Brian Bak, Violin

Title: TBD

Date: May 16, 2016

Time: 5:30pm

Location: TBD

 

Christopher Howard, Perussion

Title: TBD

Date: May 16, 2016

Time: 9am

Location: Staller Center Percussion Studio

 

Matheus Sardinha Garcia Souza, Violin

Title: TBD

Date: May 17, 2016

Time: 10am

Location: Staller Center Room 0111

 

Jacob DeHoyos, Piano

Title: TBD

Date: May 17, 2016

Time: 11am

Location: Staller Center Room 3352

 

Ju Hyeon Han, Voice

Title: Sonic Nostalgia in Samuel Barber's Knoxville: Summer of 1915

Date: May 17, 2016

Time: 1pm

Location: Staller Center Room 3317

 

 

 Fall 2015 

Carina Canonico, Clarinet

Title: A Comparison of Ernesto Cavallini's Concert Fantasia and Luigi Bassi's Gran Duetto Concertato, Both Based on Bellini's La Sonnambula

Date: December 7, 2015

Time: 2pm

Location: Staller Center Room 3317

 

Patrick Yim, Violin

Title: Stravinsky's Suite Italienne

Date: December 9, 2015

Time: 11am

Location: Staller Center Room 3317

 

Zachary Hobin, Bass

Title: Density, Distortion and Delay: Using New Methods of Analysis to Shape a Performance of Saariaho's Folia

Date: December 9, 2015

Time: 3pm

Location: Staller Center Room 2314

 

Arnold Choi, Cello

Title: The Stylistic Evolution of Gioacchino Rossini between 1824-1860s

Date: December 10, 2015 - Cancelled - to reschedule to Spring 2016 semester

Time: 4pm

Location: Staller Center Room 2307

 

Hsuan-Yu Wu, Piano

Title: Frederic Rzewski's The People United Will Never be Defeated!

Date: December 14, 2015

Time: 12:30pm TIME CHANGE: 9am 6:15pm

Location: Staller Center Room 3350

 

Emily Smith, Violin

Title: Kaija Saariaho's Grall Theatre: An Exploration of the Violin Concerto through the Lens of Spectralism

Date: December 15, 2015 - Cancelled - to reschedule to Spring 2016 semester

Time: 1pm

Location: Staller Center Room 3317

 

Leon Dorsey, Jazz Bass

Title: Extended Double Bass Techniques in the Free Jazz and Avant-Garde Music of the 1960s

Date: December 16, 2015

Time: 1pm

Location: Staller Center Room 3317

 


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