March 2, 2016: The
Clarke University Chamber Music Festival Concert, a celebration of chamber
music featuring guest, faculty and student artists, will be held on Tuesday,
March 15, at 7:30 p.m. in Jansen Music Hall. Admission is free.
with student and faculty from Clarke, the program includes high school students
from Wahlert Catholic and Hempstead. Other guest artists include Rebekah
Demaree and Corey Mackey from the University of Wisconsin-Platteville and Elisa
Cooper from Emmaus Bible College.
program features performances by:
Allegro moderato - The Clarke Woodwind Ensemble: David Resnick, director;
Nitshelle Duverseau, flute; Jenna Petsche, flute; Resnick, clarinet; Genesys
Trujillo, alto saxophone; Abby Beacom, tenor saxophone; and Saki Kodama, piano.
from La Boheme - William Schwalb,
tenor, and Joshua Harbaugh, baritone.
Dance No. 4 - Saki Kodama and Rebekah Ross, piano.
- Emily Ott, violin; Nitshelle Duverseau, flute; Austin Kappel, saxophone; Amy
Dunker, flugelhorn; and Sharon Jensen, piano.
for Cello and Piano in e minor - Sam Nauman, cello, and Michael Banwarth.
Song from Lakme - Rebekah Ross,
soprano; Kaitlyn Soat, mezzo-soprano; and Sharon Jensen, piano.
Embarquement pour Cythere - Samantha and Stephanie Gibbos, duo piano.
Strings, Jeremy Mims, director.
A Widow Bird, Pack Clouds Away - Rebekah Demaree, soprano; Corey Mackey,
clarinet; Sharon Jensen, piano.
in g minor, BWV 1039 - Hannah Jansen, flute; Hsing I Ho, flute; Sharon Jensen,
- Emily Ott, violin, and Saki Kodama, piano.
of the Animals - Elisa Cooper and Sharon Jensen, piano.
For more information, contact the Clarke University
Marketing and Communication Office at (563)588-6318.
Clarke University is a Catholic, liberal arts and sciences
university dedicated to preparing students who positively impact their
workplace, family and community. Academic offerings include more than 40
undergraduate liberal arts and pre-professional programs, a robust adult degree
program and six graduate degree programs. Founded in 1843 by the Sisters
of Charity of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Clarke is located near the Mississippi
River in the thriving city of Dubuque, Iowa. It is the only BVM university in