The WORT Madison, Wisconsin Area Classical Music Calendar for the Week Beginning October 3, 2013 Compiled by Rich Samuels, Host of “Anything Goes”

Tuesday, 1 October 2013 | Rich Samuels

Thursday October 3, 7:30 pm at Mills Hall, 455 North Park Street
The UW Faculty Concert Series presents the Pro Arte Quartet

Parry Karp, cello
Suzanne Beia, violin
Sally Chisholm, viola
David Perry, violin


String Quartet in D Major, K. 575 (1789), Mozart

String Quartet in A Minor, (1922) Fritz Kreisler

String Quartet in C Minor, Op. 51, No. 1 (1873) Brahms

Friday October 4, 12:15 pm at the First Unitarian Society, 900 University Bay Drive, Madison
The Noon Musicale presents Shannon Farley, viola, Christopher Annen guitar and Greg Punswick, piano

Friday October 4, 7:30 pm at Mills Hall, 455 North Park Street, Madison.
The UW Wind Ensemble conducted by Scott Teeple.


Above and Beyond Gerard Schwartz
Amazing Grace Traditional/arr. Maldonado
Lincolnshire Posy Percy Grainger/arr. Fennell
In Wartime David Del Tredici
Rolling Thunder Henry Fillmore

Saturday October 5
Sound Ensemble Wisconsin has a kick-off party for its 2013-14 season

Hear about SEW’s upcoming season, take in poetry by our season Artist-in-Residence, enjoy wine and hors d’ouvres, win a raffle prize, and hear music by unique local band, Arp of the Covenant. Saturday, October 5th 8-10pm. Near West side location disclosed upon ticket purchase. $50/person. To purchase tickets, e-mail: 646-872-5155

Saturday October 5 7:15 pm ay First Unitarian Society, Atrium Auditorium 900 University Bay Drive, Madison WI 53705 (repeated Sunday October 6 2:45 pm at Madison Christian Community Church, Blessing Room
7118 Old Sauk Road, Madison

The Madison Bach Musicians begins its 10th season.

Chamber Music with guest violinist Marilyn McDonald

Marilyn McDonald, guest artist – baroque violin
Kangwon Kim, Brandi Berry, Mary Perkinson – baroque violins
Nathan Giglierano – baroque viola
Anton TenWolde – baroque cello
Trevor Stephenson – harpsichord

Telemann – Concerto in G major for Four Violins
Handel – Violin Sonata in G minor, HWV 364
Trio Sonata in E major, Op. 2, No. 9, HWV 394
Leclair – Violin Duo in G minor
Pachelbel – Canon and Gigue in D major
Bach – Contrapunctus 19 from Art of Fugue (with B-A-C-H Fugue)
Vivaldi – Concerto in A minor for Two Violins, RV 522

Tuesday October 8 8 pm at Mills Hall, 455 North Park Street
Experimental pianist Thollem McDonas in concert with $2 Broom.

(On Wednesday Oct. 9 McDonas will appear at The Frequency with his project called Keyngdrum Overdrive with guest artist Todd Hammes (percussion), along with Mark Hetzler’s band, Sinister Resonance.)

Wednesday October 9, noon at Luther Memorial Church, 1021 University Avenue, Madison
Organ concert featuring organist Bruce Bengston

Wednesday October 9, 7:30 pm at Mills Hall, 455 North Park Street, Madison
The UW Guest Artist Series presents Third Coast Percussion.

Third Coast Percussion explores and expands the extraordinary sonic possibilities of the percussion repertoire through performances, teaching and the creation of new works. Founded in 2005, Third Coast Percussion has performed hundreds of concerts across the country, presents an annual concert season at home in Chicago, teaches musicians of all ages and experience levels, and has commissioned dozens of new works by composers including David T. Little, Marcos Balter, Ted Hearne, and Augusta Read Thomas. Third Coast Percussion is the Ensemble-in-Residence at the University of Notre Dame. Featuring Sean Connors, Robert Dillon, Peter Martin, and David Skidmore.


Fractalia by Owen Clayton Condon
Mallet Quartet by Steve Reich
Third Construction by John Cage
Resounding Earth (commissioned work) by Augusta Read Thomas

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