2021 Season

2022 dates coming soon!
All student concerts and Faculty Artist Series performances have been live streamed and archived on our Facebook page throughout the summer. 
 
 

FACULTY ARTIST SERIES

Featuring programs curated and performed by the renowned LMC faculty. Each concert incorporates music from all periods, including LMC’s composers-in-residence Jake Gunnar Walsh and Alex Berko!

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June 25, 2021

Faculty Artist Concert No. 1

7:30 p.m. Friday

Regina Harris Baiocchi (b. 1956) — QFX                           

I. March of the Impotent Ants

III. Brass Tacks

Paul Nagle (b. 1947) — Jive for Five 

Jake Gunnar Walsh (b. 1993) — Serenade and Dance of the Grasshopper

 

Witold Lutoslawski (1913-1994) — Variations on a Theme of Paganini

Gabriela Lena Frank (b. 1972) — An Andean Walkabout

III. Himo de Zamponas

VI. Coquetos

 

Sergei Prokofiev (1891-1953) — Quintet in G Minor, Op. 39

I. Tema con variazioni

II. Andante energico

III. Allegro sostenuto, ma con brio

IV. Andantino

July 02, 2021

Faculty Artist Concert No. 2

7:30 p.m. Friday

Jake Gunnar Walsh (b. 1993) — Fall Creek Tributaries

Alexej Gerassimez (b. 1987) — Piazonore

 

Francis Poulenc (1899-1963) — Sextet for piano and winds

 

Florence Price (1887-1953) — String Quartet No. 2 in A minor 
Andante Cantabile

Juba

 

Johannes Brahms (1833-1897) — Piano Quintet in F minor, Op. 34

IV. Finale: Poco sostnuto – Allegro non troppo – Presto, non troppo

July 09, 2021

Faculty Artist Concert No. 3

7:30 p.m. Friday

Malcolm Arnold (1921-2006) — Brass Quintet No. 1 Opus 73

I. Allegro vivace

II. Chaconne

III. Con brio

 

Chen Yi (b. 1953) — Fisherman's Song

 

W A  Mozart (1756-1791) — Flute Quartet No. 1 in D Major K285

II. Adagio

I.  Allegro

 

Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847) — String Octet in Eb, Op.20 (22)

I. Allegro moderato ma con fuoco

III. Scherzo

IV. Presto

July 23, 2021

Faculty Artist Concert No. 4

7:30 p.m. Friday

Alex Berko (b. 1995) — From the Source

Amy Beach (1867-1944) — Suite for Two Pianos Founded Upon Old Irish Melodies, Op. 104

I. Prelude

 

 

Camille Saint-Saens (1835-1921) — Danse macabre for two pianos, Op. 40

Johannes Brahms (1833-1897) — String Sextet No. 1, Op. 18

I. Allegro ma non troppo

II. Andante ma moderato

IV. Rondo: Poco Allegretto e grazioso

July 30, 2021

Faculty Artist Concert No. 5

7:30 p.m. Friday

Eric Ewazen (b. 1954) — Colchester Fantasy

I. Rose and Crown

II. The Marquis of Granby

III. The Dragon

IV. The Red Lion

 

Alice Jones (b. ) — Forking Paths

*World Premiere

 

Francis Poulenc (1899-1963) — Sextet for Winds and Piano

I. Allegro vivace

Claude Bolling (b. 1930) — Suite for Cello and Jazz Trio

I. Baroque in Rhythm

III. Gallop

V. Romantique

VI. Cello Fan

August 06, 2021

Faculty Artist Concert No. 6

7:30 p.m. Friday

Andre Previn (1929-2019) — Four Outings for Brass

I. Moderato, with energy

II. Blues tempo

III. Slowly

IV. Vivace

 

Alex Berko (b. 1995) — Between, Around, Above

 

Samuel Barber (1910-1981) — Summer Music for Wind Quintet, Op. 31

I. Slow and indolent

II. Faster

III. Lively, still faster

IV. With motion, as before

V. Joyous and flowing

VI. Tempo 1

Franz Schubert (1797-1828) — String Quintet in C major

I. Allegro ma non troppo

Samuel Coleridge-Taylor (1875-1912) — Clarinet Quintet, Op. 10

I. Allegro energico

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FREE STUDENT CONCERTS

Student programs are family friendly and free!

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Student Showcases

Saturday, June 25 – 7:30 p.m. (Solo Showcase)

Friday, July 1 – 3:30 p.m. (Chamber Showcase)

Saturday, July 9 – 7:30 p.m. (Solo Showcase)

Thursday, July 14 – 7 p.m. (Chamber Showcase)

Saturday, July 23 – 7:30 p.m. (Solo Showcase)

Saturday, July 30 – 7:30 p.m. (Chamber Showcase)

Saturday, August 6 – 7:30 p.m. (Solo Showcase)

Saturday, August 13 – 7 p.m. (Chamber Showcase)

Piano Prelude and Luzerne Symphony Orchestra Concerts

Sunday, June 26 – 1:30 p.m.

Saturday, July 2 – 1:30 p.m.

Sunday, July 9 – 1:30 p.m.

Friday, July 15 – 1:30 p.m. (Piano Prelude, Brass Choir & Orchestra)

Sunday, July 24 – 1:30 p.m.

Sunday, July 31 – 1:30 p.m.

Sunday, August 7 – 1:30 p.m.

Sunday, August 14 – 1:30 p.m. (Piano Prelude, Brass Choir & Orchestra)