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(guest performance with the North Carolina Symphony; r-l, Andrew Lowy, principal clarinet and core
orchestra member/Deb Chodacki/Douglas Monroe/Mike Cyzewski, core orchestra member/Kevin Streich)



Upcoming Performances


April 2016 - Recording Session at New England Conservatory - The Jordan Winds, William Drury, Conductor


Concerto for Clarinet and Wind Ensemble by Michael Gandolfi

April 28-May 2 2016 - North Carolina Symphony - Raleigh, NC

Absolute Jest - John Adams

May 4, 9, 12, and 13 2016 - Coastal Winds (ECU faculty woodwind quintet) - Music in the Schools

Peter and the Wolf - Sergei Prokofiev

Trio-Mar 22 2011-003

Recent Performances


February 19 and 20, 2016 - North Carolina Symphony - Raleigh, NC

Pops

February 20, 2016 - East Carolina University Faculty Recital

Sonata - Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco
Andante con moto
Scherzo
Lullaby
Rondo alla Napolitana

Koncertstück in d moll, Op. 114
- Felix Mendelssohn

Time Pieces - Robert Muczynski

John O'Brien, piano
Catherine Garner, piano
Quinten Robinson, clarinet (guest artist)


January 26, 2016 - Coastal Winds (ECU faculty woodwind quintet)

Three Shanties - Malcolm Arnold
Sextett - Ludwig Thuille
Dix-Sept Variations - Jean-Michel Damase

Christine Gustafson, flute
Bo Newsome, oboe
Chris Ulffers, bassoon
Mary Burroughs, horn
Catherine Garner, piano (guest artist)


December 12 and 13, 2015 - East Carolina University/Greenville Ballet

Nutcracker - Peter Tchaikovsky

November 17, 2015 - New England Conservatory - The Jordan Winds, William Drury, Conductor


Concerto for Clarinet and Wind Ensemble by Michael Gandolfi

November 13 and 14, 2015 - North Carolina Symphony - Raleigh, NC/Southern Pines, NC

Olympic Fanfare - John Williams
Overture to William Tell - Gioachino Rossini
Dances of Galánta - Zoltán Kodály
Prelude to Hänsel and Gretel - Ingelbert Humperdinck
The Moldau from My Homeland - Bedrich Smetana
Šárka from My Homeland*- Bedrich Smetana
Pirates of the Caribbean: Curse of the Black Pearl - Klaus Badelt
Highlights from Jurassic Park - John Williams

October 30, 31, and November 1, 2015 - North Carolina Symphony - Raleigh, NC/New Bern, NC

Halloween at Hogwarts: The Music of Harry Potter

October 20, 2015 - North Carolina Symphony - Durham, NC

Danny Elfman's Music from the films of Tim Burton

October 4, 2015 - Mallarmé Chamber Music Series, Raleigh, NC

Acht Stücke - Max Bruch
I. Andante
II. Allegro con moto
V. Rumänische melodie; andante
VI. Nachtgesang; andante con moto
VII. Allegro vivace ma non troppo

Der Hirt auf dem Felsen - Franz Schubert

Kathryn Mueller, soprano
Douglas Monroe, clarinet
Suzanne Rousso, viola
Eric Stellrecht, piano


October 3, 2015 - North Carolina Symphony - Wilmington, NC

Pops with Liza Minelli

September 28, 2015 - East Carolina University Faculty Recital

Acht Stücke - Max Bruch
I. Andante
II. Allegro con moto
V. Rumänische melodie; andante
VI. Nachtgesang; andante con moto
VII. Allegro vivace ma non troppo

Der Hirt auf dem Felsen - Franz Schubert

Kathryn Mueller, soprano
Douglas Monroe, clarinet
Suzanne Rousso, viola
Eric Stellrecht, piano


August 5, 2015 - Interlochen Arts Camp Composer's Forum Concert

Four Scenes - Robert Brownlow

Douglas Monroe, clarinet
Susan Snyder, piano


July 22, 2015 - Interlochen Arts Camp Faculty Recital

Quiet City (Original, 1940) - Aaron Copland

Douglas Monroe, clarinet/bass clarinet
Zachary Shemon, saxophone
Michael Davison, trumpet
Luica Unrau, piano


July 15, 2015 - Interlochen Arts Camp Faculty Recital

Grand Septet in E-Flat Major, Op. 62 - Conradin Kreutzer
I. Adagio, Allegro
II. Adagio
III. Scherzo
IV. Finale

Douglas Monroe, clarinet
Michael Parker Harley, bassoon
Kelly Drifmeyer, horn
Hajnal Pivnick, violin
Lenny Schranze, viola
Astrid Schween, cello
Lawrence Hurst, double bass


July 8, 2015 - Interlochen Arts Camp Faculty Recital Series

Sextour - Leo Smit
I. Allegro
II. Lento
III. Vivace

Jennifer Parker Harley, flute
Daniel Stolper, oboe
Douglas Monroe, clarinet
Henry Skolnick, bassoon
Kelly Drifmeyer, horn
Julie Cheek, piano

Bric-a-brac - Robert J. Brownlow
I. Bookends
II. Chromatic Scale Variations
III. The Imitation Game
IV. Rapidly Lackadaisical
V. Fourth Stream

Jill Heyboer, flute
Douglas Monroe, clarinet
Sergio Ruiz, piano


July 3, 2015 - Interlochen Arts Camp Faculty Recital Series

Stargazing - Robert Mueller

Jill Heyboer, flute
Douglas Monroe, clarinet
Sergio Ruiz, piano


May 23-June 3, 2015 - Hemingway Trio (flute, clarinet, piano) - Tour to Germany and Czech Republic

Concertino – Caspar Kummer (1795-1870)
Twin Trio – Derek Bermel (1967-)
II. Converse
IV. Follow
*Stargazing – Robert Mueller (1958-)
Tarantelle – Camille Saint-Saens (1835-1921)

INTERMISSION

Prelude a l'apres-midi d'un faune
– Claude Debussy (1862-1918)/arranged by Webster
Slavonic Dance #6, Op. 46 – Antonin Dvorak (1841-1904)/arranged by Webster
*Bric-a-brack – Robert Brownlow (1966-)
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IV.
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(*World Premier Performance)

Jill Heyboer, flute
Sergio Ruiz, piano


April 23-25 and April 30-May 3, 2015 - North Carolina Symphony - Chapel Hill (Apr 23), Raleigh (Apr 24-25, May 1), Wilmington (Apr 30), Southern Pines (May 2), New Bern (May 3), NC

Essay #2 - Samuel Barber
Change - Judd Greenstein

April 17-18, 2015 - North Carolina Symphony - Raleigh, NC

Pops

February 23, 2015 - Faculty Trio Concert - East Carolina University

Trio, Op. 11 - Ludwig van Beethoven
I. Allegro con brio
II. Adagio
III. Tema con variazioni (
Pria ch'io l'impegno)

Seven Balkan Dances - Marko Tajcevic
I. Con moto
II. Rustico
III. Vivo
IV. Sostenuto cantabile
V. Allegro ritmico
VI. Allegretto
VII. Allegro

Trio, Op. 114 - Johannes Brahms
I. Allegro
II. Adagio
III. Andantino grazioso
IV. Allegro

Emanuel Gruber, cello
Catherine Garner, piano


February 10, 2015 - Coastal Winds Woodwind Quintet - East Carolina University

Trois pièces brèves - Jacques Ibert
I. Allegro
II. Andante
III. Assez lent

Vier Stücke - Alfred Uhl
I. Zahnräder
II. Dudelsack
III. Waltzer
IV. Trepak

Three Summer Dances - Joseph Turrin
I. Frolic
II. Intermezzo
III. Rondo

Kvintet - Carl Nielsen
I. Allegro ben moderato
II. Menuet
III. Praeludium-Thema con variationi


January 28 (Greenville), 2015 - North Carolina Symphony

Educational Concert

January 16-17 (Raleigh), 2015 - North Carolina Symphony

Pops