Jenni Brandon’s Five Frogs, Catching Bugs, Performed by The NDSU Faculty Woodwind Quintet At Woodwind Days

Five Frogs CoverJenni Brandon’s Five Frogs, Catching Bugs was performed at Woodwind Days, by the North Dakota State University (NDSU) faculty Woodwind Quintet. The concert was on October 9, 2023, 5:00 to 6:00 PM. The performance was in the Reineke Fine Arts Center 115, Beckwith Recital Hall, Challey School of Music, Dept 2540, PO Box 6050, Fargo, ND 58108-6050. The program follows:

Guest Artist and Faculty Recital

Umoja (2003) Valerie Coleman (b. 1970)

Catching Bugs from Five Frogs (2005) Jenni Brandon (b. 1977)

Contradanza from Aires Tropicales (1994) Paquito D/Rivera (b. 1948)

NDSU Faculty Woodwind Quintet

Laura Kellogg, flute

Philip McKenzie, oboe

Cassie Keogh, clarinet

Martin J. Van Klompenberg, bassoon

Kayla Nelson, horn

Pequeña Czarda (1982) Pedro Iturralde (1929–2020)

Matthew Patnode, alto saxophone

Daniel Seimetz, piano

Sonata for flute solo John La Montaine (1920–2013)

I.  Questioning

II. Jaunty

III. Introspective

IV. Rakish

Allemande from Partita in A minor J. S. Bach (1685–1750)

Adam Kuenzel, flute

Chelsea Bridge (1941) Billy Strayhorn (1915–1967)

Greg Gatien, tenor saxophone

Dave Ferreira, piano

 

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