University of Wisconsin Stevens Point Recital 9-29-12

Mark Nelson, tuba
Molly Roseman, piano
Pat Lawrence, euphonium


Program Notes

You Tube Videos:

Three Pieces by Johannes Brahms (1833-1897)
transcribed for tuba and piano by Ralph Sauer
No. 1 (Ballade Op. 118, No. 3)
No. 2 (Intermezzo Op. 118, No. 2)
No. 3 (Intermezzo Op. 119, No. 3)

Beneath the Horizon III (1978) by Priscilla McLean (b. 1942)

Four Works Celebrating the Solstice/Equinox Cycle of 2001+ by James Grant (b. 1954)
Stuff  (Theme with Seven Variations for Solo Tuba)
High Autumn for tuba and piano
Just a Thought
for tuba and piano
Endorphins for tuba and piano

Six Studies in English Folk-Song by Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872-1958)
adapted for tuba by Michael Wagner
Andante Sostenuto
Andante tranquillo
Allegro vivace

Aboriginal Voices (1995)* for tuba with tape by Neal Corwell (b. 1959)

Three Florida Orchids by T.O. Sterrett (b. 1953)
I. Wild Coco orchid: Eulophia alta
Night Fragrance orchid: Epidendrum noctrurnum
Water Spider orchid: Habenaria repens

+premiered by Mark Nelson
*written for Mark Nelson