The BFA’s series of spring recitals for 2012 began on Sunday, March 25th, with the March Recital. The concert featured members of the Adult Ensemble, the Repertory Ensemble & Seminar class, and solo performances by students who take private lessons at the BFA. Faculty member Debbie Emery accompanied the soloists on piano.
See below for program details. Congratulations to all of the performers, and thank you to all of the friends and families in the audience for your support!
Andante, by William Eisenhauer; and Gavotte, by J. S. Bach
Elizabeth McCormack, BFA Preparatory Program
Gavotte, by Gabriel Faure
Ina Suresh, BFA Repertory Program
Allegro, from Sonata in g minor, by J. S. Bach
Alexandra Conza, BFA Conservatory Program
Fantaisie, by Gabriel Faure
Emma Huelskamp, BFA Young Artist
Cantabile et Presto, by Georges Enesco
Mary Kathryn Abel, BFA College Division
Bryn-e-Celyn, from Children of the Wind, by Catherine McMichael
BFA Adult Ensemble & Seminar Performers: Geraldine Morillo Barazarte, Danielle Castelli, & Ceylon Mitchell, flutes; Louise Schneider, alto flute; Peter Kussell, bass flute.
Ave Maria, by Franz Biebl (arr. by BFA flutist Chrysostom Arthur); Strange Birds, from Spirit of Ink, by Alan Hovhaness; and Scherzo Brillante, by Arthur Severn
BFA Repertory Ensemble & Seminar: Sam Chestna, Yumi Lee, Ned Martenis, Ina Suresh, & Sophia Zeng, flutes; Kimani Taylor, bass flute; Nicholas Fitton and Ceylon Mitchell, Teaching Assistants; Judy Grant, Conductor.
Irlandaise, from Suite for Flute & Jazz Piano, by Claude Bolling
Yumi Lee, BFA Repertory Program
Nocturne et Allegro Scherzando, by Philippe Gaubert
Jamie Park, BFA Conservatory Program
Sonata for Flute & Piano, Mvts. 2 and 1, by Francis Poulenc
Geraldine Morillo Barazarte, BFA Teacher Training Program
Sonata for Flute & Piano, Mvts. 3 and 4, by Robert Muczynski
Nicholas Fitton, BFA Young Artist (Collegiate Division)