Prairie Performances


Portrait of a man from 1889

Johannes Brahms, 1889 By C. Brasch, Berlin -, Public Domain, Wikimedia Commons

On this week's Prairie Performances, Friday night at 7 pm on WILL-FM 90.9: Sugaria a Concerto for Marimba and Strings by Eric Sammut with faculty percussionist Jamie Ryan; and the Hungarian Fantasy for Flute and Orchestra with student Concerto Competition winner Jennifer Antkowiak will be the featured centerpieces of this concert with the Eastern Symphony Orchestra led by Richard Robert Rossi.

"Soundstage" (2/28/16)
Eastern Symphony Orchestra
Richard Robert Rossi, conductor
Jennifer Antkowiak, flute
Jamie Ryan, marimba

Franz von Suppe | Light Cavalry Overture

Albert Fran Doppler | Fantasie Pastorale Hongroise, Op 26
Rebecca Carmack, graduate conductor

Johannes Brahms | Hungarian Dances, No. 3*, 4, 5, & 6
*Cameron Craig, graduate conductor

Eric Sammut | Sugaria, Concerto for Marimba and String Orchestra
Jamie Ryan, marimba
Eastern Symphony Chamber Orchestra

Aram KhachaturianSabre Dance
Jamie Ryan, xylophone