Faculty Recital 4-14-2016

“Songs, Suites, and Sonatas”

Mark Nelson, tuba
Marie Sierra, piano
Matt Tropman, euphonium
Pima Community College Music Building Recital Hall

Thursday, April 14, 2016 7:00 PM

Program (YouTube videos)

Impromptu (B. 129) by Antonín Dvořák (1841-1904)
arranged for tuba and piano by Ralph Sauer

General Levine, eccentric by Claude Debussy (1862-1918)
arranged for tuba and piano by Ralph Sauer

Sonata Fantasia for tuba and piano (1986)+ by Louis Calabro (1926-1991)

I. slow-fast-slow
II. B Major Paradox
III. Quasi Rondo


Sonatina for tuba and piano, op. 57 (1970) by Jan Koestier (1911-2006)

 I Allegro
II Tempi di minuetto
III. Allegro moderato

Partita BWV 1013 by Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
arranged for solo tuba by Ralph Sauer
Bourrée Anglaise

Kentucky Delights (2014) by T.O. Sterrett (b. 1953)

  1. Sunrise in Possum Trot
  2. Twilight in Brightshade
  3. Moonrise in Blue Diamond

Matt Tropman, euphonium

+ written for and recorded by Mark Nelson

Program Notes