Join the Champaign-Urbana Symphony Orchestra and conductor Stephen Alltop in a fun-filled "spooktakular" Halloween concert at the Virginia Theatre on Saturday, October 29 at 7:00pm. Masks and costumes encouraged!
As part of a collaboration of the Banks Bridgewater Lewis Fine Arts Academy and Krannert Center for the Performing Arts, this production of Dreamgirls will showcase local talent from the surrounding communities.
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I'm returning for my second year at ISYM, hosted by the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign School of Music, to serve as a coach/accompanist for the week-long musical theatre camp, working with Professors Dawn Harris, Sarah Wigley Johnson, Michael Tilley, and 35 students grades 8-12.
Bach – Motetto, BWV 118
Hindemith – Movement III: "Retro Ruent Tunc Injusti Ignes In Perpetuos” from Apparebit Repentina Dies (1947)
Brahms – Begräbnisgesang, Op. 13
Stravinsky – “Sanctus" from Mass (1948)
Schumann – Beim Abschied Zu Singen, Op. 84
Bruckner – "Credo" from Mass No. 2, WAB 27
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In this presentation for the UIUC chapter of the National Assocation for Music Education, I'll be discussing show selection, casting, rehearsals, and other considerations for future music educators entering their first experiences with musical theatre. Open to the public.