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1998

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august 7 • Festival Friday

Crooker Theater

THE MAGIC VOICES RICHARD STRAUSS
Serenade for thirteen winds, Op. 7
Laura Gilbert, flute
Asis Reyes, flute
Lisa Kozenko, oboe
David White, oboe
Yehuda Gilad, clarinet
Kristen Finkbeiner, clarinet
Steven Dibner, bassoon
David Famiano, bassoon
Daniel Lipori, contrabassoon
Michelle Baker, horn
Sarah Lawrence, horn
Amy Maloveczky, horn
Brian Kilp, horn
Jeffrey Milarsky, conductor

CLAUDE DEBUSSY
Chansons
Kurt Ollmann, baritone
Donald St. Pierre, piano

JOHANN SEBASTIAN BACH
Cantata No. 140,  “Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme”
Lauren Flanigan, soprano
Jan Berlin, tenor
Kurt Ollmann, baritone
Lisa Kozenko, oboe
Maria Schleuning, violin
Bowdoin Festival Chorus, Anthony Antolini, director
Bowdoin Festival Orchestra, Lewis Kaplan, conductor

AARON COPLAND
Old American Songs (arranged by the composer)

Ching-a-Ring Chaw
The Pretty Little Horses
The Dodger
Simple Gifts
I Bought Me a Cat
Kurt Ollmann, baritone
Donald St. Pierre, piano

JOAQUIN NIN
Selections from Chants Populaires en Espagnols
Lauren Flanigan, soprano
Emma Tahmizian, piano

HEITOR VILLA-LOBOS
Bachianas Brasileiras No. 5
Alexander Borthwick, cello
Daniel Cline, cello
Francis Koiner, cello
Lucy Payne, cello
Raul Pinnillos, cello
Luke Pomorski, cello

august 5 • bach wednesday

Bowdoin College Chapel

JOHANN SEBASTIAN BACH
The Six Suites for Solo Cello – 1, 4, and 6

Suite No. 1 in G Major, BWV 1007
Rosemary Elliott, cello

Suite No. 4 in E-flat Major, BWV 1010
Andre Emelianoff, cello

Suite No 6 in D Major, BWV 1012
Steven Doane, cello

august 2 • SUNDAY UPBEAT!

Crooker Theater

GALA PERFORMANCE

A 60th Birthday Celebration for Pulitzer Prize-winning Composer: WILLIAM BOLCOM

Whisper Moon
(Commissioned by Bowdoin College for the Aeolian Chamber Players)
Lewis Kaplan, violin
Andre Emelianoff, cello
Laura Gilbert, flute
Yehuda Gilad, clarinet
Peter Basquin, piano

Let Evening Come
Lauren Flanigan, soprano
Rebecca Young, viola
William Bolcom, piano

Cabaret Songs, Books I and II
Lauren Flanigan, soprano
Kurt Ullmann, baritone
William Bolcom, piano

Cabaret Songs, Books III and IV
Joan Morris, soprano
William Bolcom, piano

july 31 • FESTIVAL FRIDAY

Crooker Theater

JOHANN SEBASTIAN BACH
The Complete Brandenburg Concertos

Concerto No. 1 in F Major, BWV 1046
Ronald Roseman, oboe
Lisa Kozenko, oboe
Michelle Baker, horn
Brian Kilp, horn
Steven Dibner, bassoon
Lynn Blakeslee, violin piccolo
Joseph Tamosaitis, double bass
Henry Brondshpits, harpsichord

Concerto No. 6 in B-flat Major, BWV 1051
Rebecca Young, viola
Roger Myers, viola
Andre Emelianoff, cello
John Whitfield, cello
Rosemary Elliott, cello
Peter Askim, double bass
Henry Brondshpits, harpsichord

Concerto No. 5 in D Major, BWV 1050
Laura Gilbert, flute
Lewis Kaplan, violin
Joseph Tamosaitis, double bass
Peter Basquin, harpsichord

Concerto No. 3 in G Major, BWV 1048
Lewis Kaplan, violin
Dan Auerbach, violin
Kazuhiko Sawa, violin
Rebecca Young, viola
Roger Myers, viola
Josephine Liu, violas
John Whitfield, cello
Andre Emelianoff, cello
Rosemary Elliott, cello
Peter Askim, double bass
Henry Brondshpits, harpsichord

Concerto No. 4 in G Major, BWV 1049
Maria Schleuning, violin
Laura Gilbert, flute
Chongsun Pai, flute
Peter Askim, double bass
Henry Brondshpits, harpsichord

Concerto No. 2 in F Major, BWV 1047
Kauhiko Sawa, violin
Alaunde Copley-Woods, flute
Lisa Kozenko, oboe
Wayne du Maine, trumpet
Peter Askim, double bass
Henry Brondshpits, harpsichord

july 26 • SUNDAY UPBEAT!

Kresge Auditorium

GEORG TELEMANN
Tafelmusik, II: Quartet in D Minor
Laura Gilbert, flute
Ronald Roseman, oboe
Steven Dibner, bassoon
Unlisted, continuo

GEORGE CRUMB
Madrigals, Book IV
Lauren Flanigan soprano
Laura Gilbert, flute
June Han, harp
Joseph Tamosaitis, double bass
Jeffrey Milarsky, percussion

SEBASTIAN CURRIER
Frames
(Maine premiere)
Andre Emelianoff, cello
Emma Tahmizian, piano

ALBERT ROUSSEL
Deux Poemes
Lauren Flanigan, soprano
Laura Gilbert, flute

ANTONÍN DVOŘÁK
Piano Trio in F Minor, Op. 65
Maria Schleuning, violin
Rosemary Elliott, cello
Constance Moore, piano

july 24 • FESTIVAL FRIDAY

Crooker Theater

JOHANN SEBASTIAN BACH
Concerto in D Minor for Two Violins, BWV 1043
Lewis Kaplan, violin
Yukiko Imazato, violin
Bowdoin Festival Orchestra

GEORGE CRUMB
Ancient Voices of Children (1970)
Lauren Flanigan, soprano
Trevor Lavenbein, soprano
Lisa Kozenko, oboe
June Han, harp
John Root, electric piano and toy piano
Joel Eckhouse, musical saw
Jay Kaufmann, mandolin
Anthony Gonzalez, percussion
Jeffrey Milarsky, percussion
Samuel Solomon, percussion
George Crumb, conductor

WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART
Quintet in E-flat Major for Piano and Winds, K. 452
Ronald Roseman, oboe
Yehuda Gilad, clarinet
Joan Gockowski, bassoon
Gregory Hustis, horn
Peter Basquin, piano

ASTOR PIAZZOLLA
Four for Tango
Lewis Kaplan, violin
Maria Schleuning, violin
Roger Myers, viola
Joseph Tamosaitis, double bass

july 19 • SUNDAY UPBEAT!

Kresge Auditorium

KAIJA SAARIAHO
New Gates
(Maine premiere)

Laura Gilbert, flute
June Han, harp
Roger Myers, viola

JOHANNES BRAHMS
Violin Sonata in G Major, Op. 78
Lewis Kaplan, violin
Emma Tahmizian, piano

IGOR STRAVINSKY
Rite of Spring
(Arranged by the composer for two pianos)

John Root, piano
Terrence Wilson, piano

july 17 • FESTIVAL FRIDAY

Crooker Theater

CLAUDE DEBUSSY
Sonata for Cello and Piano

John Whitfield, cello
Emma Tahmizian, piano

JOHANNES BRAHMS
Horn Trio in E-flat Major, Op. 40
Gregory Hustis, horn
Maria Schleuning, violin
Constance Moore, piano

LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN
Symphony No. 5 In C Minor, Op. 67
Bowdoin Festival Orchestra
Lewis Kaplan, conductor

july 12 • SUNDAY UPBEAT!

Moulton Union

AMILCARE PONCHIELLI
Quartetto
Alaunde Copley-Woods, flute
Lisa Kozenko, oboe
Mitchell Lurie, B-flat clarinet
Ivan Marin Garcia, E-flat clarinet
Constance Moore, piano

GEORGE ROCHBERG
Slow Fires of Autumn
Laura Gilbert, flute
June Han, harp

LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN
Cello Sonata in A Major, Op. 69
Andre Emelianoff, cello
Yoheved Kaplinsky, piano

DONALD FREUND
Fast Music
Tsuyoshi Tsutsumi, cello

EDWARD ELGAR
Sonata for Violin and Piano
Ani Schnarch, violin
Peter Basquin, piano

july 10 • FESTIVAL FRIDAY

Crooker Theater

ANTONIO VIVALDI
Concerto in A Minor for Bassoon and Strings
Frank Morelli, bassoon
Bowdoin Festival Orchestra
Lewis Kaplan, conductor

JOHANNES BRAHMS
Sextet No. 2 in G Major, Op. 36
Lynn Blakeslee, violin
Yukio Imazato, violin
Ken Hakii, viola
Constanijin van de Wetering, viola
Steven Doane, cello
Rosemary Elliott, cello

WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART
String Quintet in G Minor, K. 516
Lewis Kaplan, violin
Maria Schleuning, violin
Donald McInnes, viola
Roger Myers, viola
Tsuyoshi Tsutsumi, cello

july 8 • Bach wednesday

Bowdoin College Chapel

JOHANN SEBASTIAN BACH
The Six Suites for Solo Cello – 2, 3 and 5
Suite No. 2 in D Minor, BWV 1008

Suite No. 3 in C Major, BWV 1009
Suite No. 5 in C Minor, BWV 1011
Tsuyoshi Tsutsumi, cello

july 5 • sunday upbeat!

Bowdoin College Chapel

FRANCIS POULENC
Sonata for Cello and Piano
Steven Doane, cello
Emma Tahmizian, piano

RICHARD STRAUSS
Till Eulenspiegel’s Merry Pranks, Op. 28
(Arranged by Franz Hasenhohrl)
Andy Simionescu, violin
Frank Morelli, bassoon
Ivan Marin Garcia, clarinet
Peter Kurau, horn
Peter Askim, double bass

FELIX MENDELSSOHN
Octet in E-flat Major, Op. 20
Andy Simionescu, violin
Pamela Frank, violin
Nick Eanet, violin
Dan Auerbach, violin
Ken Hakii, viola
Constantijn van de Wetering, viola
John Whitfield, cello
Andre Emelianoff, cellos

july 3 • FESTIVAL FRIDAY

Crooker Theater

JOHANN SEBASTIAN BACH
Chromatic Fantasie and Fugue in D Minor
Emma Tahmizian, piano

ANTONÍN DVOŘÁK
Piano Quintet in A Major, Op. 81
Ani Schnarch, violin
Yukiko Imazato, violin
Roger Myers, viola
Andre Emelianoff, piano

WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART
Symphonie Concertante in E-flat Major, K. 364
Pamela Frank, violin
Andy Simionescu, viola
Bowdoin Festival Orchestra
Lewis Kaplan, conductor