Jean-Marie Londeix Opens Music Season at Gustavus

Posted on September 14th, 2009 by

The Department of Music at Gustavus Adolphus College opens its season with an addition to the calendar as noted French composer and performer Jean-Marie Londeix is in residency Monday, September 14. Londeix is accompanied by saxophonist William Street and pianist Roger Admiral for this day-long visit to the campus. He will spend the afternoon working with students in the department. The Street & Admiral duo will present a guest recital in the college’s Jussi Bjorling Recital Hall beginning at 7:30 p.m.

The program for the recital is as follows:

Rhyme Time for Alto Saxophone and Piano (1995)    Etienne Rolin (b. 1952)
True Confessions for Alto Saxophone (1994)    Charles Stolte (b. 1969)
Every Joy Pop Turbo for Piano solo (2008)    Paul Steenhuisen (b. 1965)
Luz for Alto Saxophone and Piano (1992)    Thierry Alla (b. 1955)
Zut! for Saxophone and Piano (2009)    Andriy Talpash (b. 1974) (premiere performance)
Lacrimosa for Alto Saxophone and Piano (2006)    Marilyn Shrude (b. 1946)
Tileworks for Saxophone solo (2003)    Tom Johnson (b. 1939)
Nishi Asakusa for Alto Saxophone and Piano (2005)    François Rossé (b. 1945)

This performance is presented at not charge to the public.


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