The Wisconsin Area Classical Music Calendar for the Week Beginning June 19

Wednesday, 18 June 2014 | Rich Samuels

Calendar June 19

Thursday June 19 7 pm at the Waunakee High School Performing Arts Center, 301 Community Drive, Waunakee.
The Waunakee Community Band

The Waunakee Community Band’s first concert of the 2014 summer season will be on June 5 at 7 p.m. Due to the road construction in Waunakee, the concerts will be held in the High School Performing Arts Center. As the summer progresses we will adjust the concert site accordingly. Watch the Waunakee Tribune for updates.

This marks the beginning of the 29th season of providing free musical entertainment for the community. The band is busy rehearsing to bring you the best and a variety of music for all to enjoy.

The Waunakee Music Boosters will sponsor an ice cream social both before the concert and during the intermission.

Web: www.waunakeecommband.org

Thursday June 19 7 pm at Rennebohm Park, 115 North Eau Claire Ave, Madison
The Capitol City Band cpm ducted by Jim Latimer.

Web: mmqccb.org

Friday June 20, 7:30 pm at the Stoughton Opera House, 381 E. Main Street, Stoughton.(Repeated Sunday 6/22 at Talliesin-Hillside Theater, Spring Green)
The Bach Dancing and Dynamite “23 Skidoo” concert series continues with “Take a Hike”.

Amy Beach: Romance, op. 23, for violin and piano
Antonio Vivaldi: Concerto in G minor for two cellos, strings, and continuo – Sponsored by Keith & Linda Clifford
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Concerto in A Major, no. 23 – Sponsored by Ed Krinsky and Bobbie Krinsky
Johannes Brahms: Trio in A minor, op. 114, for clarinet, cello, and piano
Astor Piazzolla: Allegro tangabile for ensemble

“Take a Hike” includes music inspired by the countryside, from an Amy Beach Romance, to Brahms’ gorgeous clarinet trio and Mozart’s pastoral 23rd piano concerto (celebrating the Austrian countryside) to works by Latin composer Carlos Guastavino (Argentinian pampas).

Stephanie Jutt, flute
Jeffrey Sykes, piano
Pablo Zinger, piano
Carmit Zori, violin
Suzanne Beia, violin
David Harding, viola
Anthony Ross, cello Beth Rapier, cello Alan Kay, clarinet

Call: 608-255-9866
Web: www.bachdancinganddynamite.org
Email: info@bachdancinganddynamite.org

Saturday June 21, 11 am at Overture Center-Overture Hall, 201 Sate Street, Madison
Free organ concert featuring organist Samuel Hutchison in a program titles “Bach Lunch”

Featured music includes the famous Toccata and Fugue in d minor and a transcription of the Air on the G-String are among other delicious items on the menu.

Call: 608-257-3734
Web: www.madisonsymphony.org

Saturday June 21, 7:30 pm at the Overture Center Playhouse, 201 State Street, Madison (repeated Sunday 6:30 pm at Taliesin-Hillside Theater, Spring Green).
The Bach Dancing and Dynamite “23 Skidoo” concert series continues with a concert titled “Hasta La Vista, Baby”

Alberto Ginastera: Pampeanas no. 2 for cello and piano – Sponsored by Paul Wilhite & Mio Suzuki
Carlos Guastavino: Rosita Iglesias for flute and piano
Astor Piazzolla: Milonga para tres for ensemble
Astor Piazzolla: Adios Nonino for ensemble
Osvaldo Golijov: The Dreams and Prayers of Isaac the Blind for clarinet and
string quartet

“Hasta La Vista, Baby” is an extravaganza of Latin chamber music: from the sultry, sensuous, heart-on-the-sleeve tangos of Astor Piazzolla to the mystic profundity of Osvaldo Golijov’s The Dreams and Prayers of Isaac the Blind.

Wednesday June 25, 7 pm at the King Street Corner of Capitol Square, Madison.
The Wisconsin chamber Orchestra’s Concerts in the Square presents “Midsommer Stars”

Guest Artist: Isabella Wu, piano – Winner of the 2014 Young Artist Concerto Competition

CONCERT HIGHLIGHTS:

SODERMAN | Swedish Festival Music
RACHMANINOV | Symphony No. 2 in D
BUCK | Festival Overture on the American National Air
ALFVEN | Midsommervaka

Compiled by Rich Samuels, host of “Anything Goes” (heard Thursdays, 5-8 am on WORT 89.9 fm and wortfm.org)

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