Courtroom Concert Program Details
January 7, 2016, Noon
Courtroom 317, Landmark Center
Francis Poulenc’s Birthday
Minne Wind Quintet
Hannah Peterson, flute • Tim Shows, oboe
Lydia Sadoff, clarinet • David Husby, bassoon
Jessica Cribbs, horn
with Joseph Trucano, piano
Sonata for oboe and piano
Elégie (Paisiblement, Sans Presser)
Scherzo (Très animé)
Déploration (Très calme)
Tim Shows, oboe • Joseph Trucano, piano
Sonata for flute and piano
Cantilena: Assez lent
Hannah Peterson, flute • Joseph Trucano, piano
Sextet For piano, flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon & horn
Minne Wind Quintet
Hannah Peterson is an active performer and teacher in the Twin Cities. In addition to teaching private flute lessons in Saint Paul, she is on faculty at The Saint Paul Conservatory of Music in Downtown St. Paul and Sarah Jane’s Music School in the Northeast Arts District of Minneapolis and is a Woodwind Section Coach and Teaching Artist at several local schools. Recently, Hannah was a finalist in the 2014 Upper Midwest Flute Association Young Artist Competition and has performed solo and chamber recitals at The Schubert Club. She has played with the Bloomington Symphony Orchestra and the Mankato Symphony Orchestra. Hannah is especially fond of new music and has premiered works by Jennifer Higdon, Michael Daugherty, Dana Wilson, Stephen Paulus and many more.
Tim Shows is pursuing a Bachelor of Music degree in Oboe Performance at the University of Minnesota. As a student of Basil Reeve he is learning solo, chamber, and orchestral repertoire. He spent 18 months in New York City studying with Bert Lucarelli, “Americas greatest solo oboist”, focusing on all aspects of oboe playing, most importantly the art of reed making. In 2013 he attended the Snow Pond Music Festival in Maine where he first explored and performed the Poulenc Sextet. He was accepted into the studio of Liang Wang at the Manhattan School of Music and also the studio of Sherry Syler at Mannes, the New School of Music.
Lydia Sadoff, a Saint Paul native, is currently a sophomore at the University of Minnesota studying clarinet performance under Alex Fiterstein. She performs in wind ensemble and orchestra at UMN and is also part of three chamber groups: a woodwind quintet, a trio of three clarinetists, and a trio with a pianist and a violist.
David Husby received his Bachelor’s Degree in Music from the Cleveland Institute of Music and has studied with John Clouser, principal bassoonist of The Cleveland Orchestra and Matt Bertrand, second bassoonist of the South Dakota Symphony. He is a regular substitute musician with the South Dakota Symphony Orchestra and is currently pursuing a Band Instrument Repair Diploma from MN State College SE Technical in Red Wing, MN.
Jessica Cribbs is a current junior in the Instrumental Music Education program at the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities. She is the Vice President of the student group CNAFME, which is the collegiate national association for music educators. The group offers support for the music education majors on campus and serves as an outreach program. Jessica studies horn at the U under Caroline Lemen and performs in the Wind Ensemble, University Symphony Orchestra, and Brass Choir.
Joseph Trucano (b. 1989) is a St. Paul based performer, producer and creator dedicated to giving voice to all music. Currently, Joe works as a producer for Minnesota Public Radio/American Public Media’s nationally broadcast Pipedreams program, is the curator and artistic director of MPR’s Pop Up Classical series, serves as assistant organist at Central Presbyterian Church in downtown St. Paul and, in addition to this, has served as an adjudicator for Classical MPR’s Minnesota Varsity Competition, researched and developed a new aural skills curriculum for Concordia College, produced concerts and theatrical chamber works throughout the U.S., performed live as a soloist on Classical MPR and is an active performer, collaborator and composer within the Twin Cities and internationally. Local engagements have included appearances with the Schubert Club, Classical MPR, The Minneapolis Fringe Festival, VocalPoint Chorus, Borealis Dance Company and the Twin Cities American Guild of Organists.
Joe holds a Master’s of Music Degree in Organ Performance & Literature from the Eastman School of Music in Rochester, NY where he was the recipient of the James B. Cochran award for excellence in performance. Prior to that, he attended Concordia College in Moorhead, Minnesota where he studied organ, cello and piano and was the first student in Concordia’s history to be awarded the prestigious Senior Honors award and orchestral appearance on two instruments (cello and organ).
October through April
Thursdays from 12pm – 1pm
Courtroom 317, Landmark Center
Hosted by Schubert Club
Composer-in-Residence, Abbie Betinis.
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Seating is limited and first come first served. Doors open at 11:30. Please call if you are attending as a group of 10 or more (651.292.3267).
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