The Jupiter Quartet, the U of I School of Music’s quartet-in-residence, performs the Brahms Sextet No. 2 in G Major with winners of the Quartet’s 2nd annual Guest Artist Award, Kim Uwate, viola and Seungwon Chung, cello.
Roger presents the C-U Symphony's Voyages Concert with conductor Stephen Alltop. On the program are Mendelssohn's Hebrides Overture; Corigliano's Voyage for Flute and Strings featuring Mary Leathers Chapman, flute; Williams' Escapades for Alto Saxophone and Orchestra from the film score Catch Me If You Can featuring saxophonist Debra Richtmeyer; and Rimsky-Korsakov's Scheherazade.
Roger presents the Millikin-Decatur Symphony with conductor Michael Luxner and pianist Silvan Negrutiu, who performs Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 5 in E-flat "Emperor." Also on the program are Mozart's Overture to Don Giovanni; and Dvorak's Symphony No. 9 in E Minor "From the New World."
Roger presents the UI Symphony Orchestra with conductor Donald Schleicher and pianist Soo Jung Hur. On the program are R. Strauss' Wiener Philharmoniker Fanfare; Grieg's Piano Concerto in a minor; and Ravel's Mother Goose Suite and Bolero.