The University of Tennessee School of Music presents two evenings of music
this week, one which will feature piano and violin and one which will
On Tuesday, Nov. 2, the school presents Wesley Baldwin, on cello, and
Patricia Carter, on piano, in a faculty recital in the UT Music Hall at 8
Included on the program are two pieces that employ the
"theme-and-variation" technique of composition. Baldwin will begin with
"Seven Variations on a Theme from Mozart's The Magic Flute," written
by Beethoven. This will be followed by "Thirty-two Variations for Solo
Piano," also by Beethoven.
Also featured are works by Olivier Messiaen, Gabriel Faure and Gaspard
Then, on Wednesday, Nov. 3, the School of Music presents noted trombonist
Rick Simerly as the featured performer for Trombone Night, Fall 1999 in the
UT Music Hall at 8 p.m.
Simerly will perform with the UT Trombone Choir, under the direction of UT
trombone professor, Don Hough.
Simerly is a jazz trombonist who has played in a number of bands and
orchestras, including the Tommy Dorsey, Woody Herman and Nelson Riddle
bands. He has performed with Frank Sinatra, Bob Hope, Red Skelton, Lou
Rawls, Gladys Knight and many other entertainers.
The UT Trombone Choir, 35 years old this year, is one of the most active
musical groups on the UT campus. They have played throughout Tennessee and
15 other states in the country. As part of their fall Trombone Night, the
Trombone Choir will play selections by Spaniola, Ferdinand David, Eric
Crees, Ian McDougall, Victor Young, Urbie Green and others.
The UT Music Hall is located at 1741 Volunteer Boulevard. Both concerts are
free and open to the public. For further information about these or other
upcoming concerts at UT, call the UT Concertline at 974-5678.
UT School of Music presents two recitals
Published: Tue Nov 02, 1999 | Modified: Sat Aug 06, 2005 02:01 p.m.