Complete Series: 3741
Hill Auditorium, Ann Arbor, Michigan
The University Musical Society
The University of Michigan
RUGGIERO RICCI, Violinist
REBECCA PENNEYS, Piano
Monday, November 8, 1971, at 8:30 Hill Auditorium, Ann Arbor, Michigan
Sonata in Eflat major, Op 12, No. 3...........Beethoven
Adagio molt 'espressione Rondo (allegro molto)
Sonata No. 3 in C major, B.W.V. 1005 (for solo violin).......Bach
"Le Baiser de la fee" ("The Fairy's Kiss").........Stravinsky
Divertimento Sinfonia (andante) Danzas Suizas (tempo giusto) Scherzo (allegretto grazioso) Pas de deux
Variation (allegretto grazioso)
Steinway Piano Decca and London jjRR Records
Second Concert NinetyThird Annual Choral Union Series Complete Programs 3741
INTERNATIONAL PRESENTATIONS --197 172
RUGGIERO RICCI, Violinist.......Monday, November 8
Sonata in Eflat major, Op. 12, No. 3, Beethoven; Sonata No. 3 in C major (for solo violin), Bach; Suite from "Le Baiser de la Fee," Stravinsky; Hungarian Airs, Ernst; "Perpetual Motion," Paganini
?ROYAL WINNIPEG BALLET......Wednesday, November 10
PRAGUE STRING QUARTET......Tuesday, November 16
Quartet in C major, Op. 54, No. 2, Haydn; Quartet No. 2, Janacek; Quartet in G major, Op. 106, Dvorak
SHIRLEY VERRETT, Mezzosoprano .... Thursday, November 18
"Komm Siisser Tod," Bach; "II mio bel foco," Marcello; Three Spirituals; Vier ernste Gesange (Four Serious Songs) Op. 121, Brahms; Zigeuner Melodien (Gypsy Songs) Op. 55, Dvorak
SWINGLE SINGERS from Paris......Friday, November 19
CHORICA DANCE THEATER from Athens.....
Choreography is closely interwoven with speech and music in these presentations, with excerpts from Ancient Greek tragedies, comedies and satiric drama providing material for the dramatic expressions of this group.
Two performances in Power Center:
Classical Greek Drama......Saturday, November 20
Byzantine Medieval Liturgical Drama . . . Sunday, November 21
NATIONAL BALLET of Washington, D.C. (aft. & eve.) Saturday, November 27
THE MESSIAH--Handel's great oratorio Friday and Saturday, December 3 and 4
(afternoon) Sunday, December 5
Donald Bryant conducts the 325member Choral Union, Interlochen Arts Academy Or?chestra, and soli in this traditional event of the Christmas season. Soloists are Helen Boatwright, Soprano; Batyah Godfrey, Contralto; Dan Marek, Tenor; and Donald Bell, Bass.
Pierre Boulez, conductor.....Wednesday, December 8
Jeux, Debussy; The Miraculous Mandarin, Bartok; Symphony No. 3, Schumann
All programs in the evening, unless otherwise noted.
The annual May Festival will be held May 4, 5, 6 and 7. Programs and soloists for the five concerts will be announced December 1, when series orders will be accepted.
UNIVERSITY MUSICAL SOCIETY
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