Faculty & Friends Chamber Music Series

Jesus Castro-Balbi, Artistic Director

Celebrating Collegiality and Excellence

The Faculty & Friends Chamber Series at TCU presents four concerts featuring world-class artists from the TCU School of Music faculty and their friends in chamber music programs.
Each concert begins at 7:00 pm in PepsiCo Recital Hall.

Admission $10/general admission, $5/students and seniors, FREE with TCU ID.

PepsiCo Recital Hall (in the Walsh Center for the Performing Arts) is located at the corner of South University Drive and West Cantey Street. Free parking is available in a lot north of the facility.
For further information, please contact Jesus Castro-Balbi at (817) 257-7602 or email at j.castro-balbi@tcu.edu.

 


TCU SCHOOL OF MUSIC

FACULTY & FRIENDS CHAMBER MUSIC SERIES

2014-2015 Season


Monday, September 15, 2014
Pepsico Recital Hall, 7 PM

AN EVENING WITH ELISABETH ADKINS

Septet in E-flat Major, Op. 20      Ludwig van Beethoven
Sextet No. 1 in B-flat Major, Op. 18           Johannes Brahms

Gary Whitman, clarinet
Heather Test, horn
Charles Hall, bassoon
Elisabeth Adkins and Gary Levinson, violins
Misha Galaganov and Barbara Sudweeks, violas
Christopher Adkins and Jesús Castro-Balbi, celli
Yuan Xiong Lu, double-bass

notes by William Gibbons

Master-class with Elisabeth Adkins: Sunday, September 14, 2014, 3-5 pm, PRH

 


Monday, November 3, 2014
Pepsico Recital Hall, 7 PM

AN EVENING WITH JAMES DICK


Sextuor, FP 100                                     Francis Poulenc
Selections from Waltzes, Op. 39                                  Johannes Brahms
Piano Quintet No. 2 in A major, Op. 81, B. 155    Antonín Dvo?ák

Shauna Thompson, flute
Stewart Williams, oboe
Gary Whitman, clarinet
Charles Hall, bassoon
Heather Test, horn
Elisabeth Adkins and Gary Levinson, violins
Misha Galaganov, viola
Jesús Castro-Balbi, cello
James Dick and John Owings, pianos

notes by Stuart Cheney

Master-class with James Dick: Sunday, November 2, 2014, 3-5 pm, PRH

 


Monday, February 2, 2015
Pepsico Recital Hall, 7 PM

AN EVENING WITH DAVID GROGAN

Ich habe Genug, BWV 82                Johann Sebastian Bach
Mélodies Passagères        Samuel Barber
American Folk Songs Settings      Steven Mark Kohn
Selected Songs                   Carlos Guastavino

Collegium Musicum TCU
H. Joseph Butler, director and harpsichord
Janet Pummill, piano

notes by William Gibbons

Master-class with David Grogan: Sunday, February 1, 2015, 3-5 pm, PRH



Monday, April 13, 2015
Pepsico Recital Hall, 7 PM

AN EVENING WITH RYAN ANTHONY

Suite of Dances  Thomas Simpson and William Brade
La Pittura – Parodie VIII                  Stanley Friedman
Queen of the Night from The Magic Flute                 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Concerto in D Major, TWV 51:D7                Georg Philipp Telemann
Waltz for D.Z.     Alan Gilliland
Oblivion                 Astor Piazzolla
Libertango           Astor Piazzolla

Ryan Anthony, trumpet
TCU FACULTY BRASS QUINTET
Jon Burgess and Pedro Soto, trumpets
Heather Test, horn
David Begnoche, trombone
Richard Murrow, tuba
Elisabeth Adkins and Weiyi Shao,* violins
Laurielle Warren,* viola
McCaryn Bourgeois,* cello
Qi-ran Wang,* double-bass

notes by Timothy Watkins

* FFCMS 2014-15 Award Recipient

Master-class with Ryan Anthony: Saturday, April 11, 2015, 3-5 pm, Ed Landreth Auditorium

 

-Program and Artists Subject to Change-