Concert Program

Suite No. 5 in C Minor, BWV 1011, J.S. Bach

Svart Regn (1990), Torstein Aagaard-Nilsen

Civilization and its Discontents (1992), Richard Wilson

Capriccio (1980), Krzysztof Penderecki

Adagio, Tomaso Albinoni

The 'Cellist of Sarajevo' (1992), David Wilde

Pictures of Presidents, S. Schneider

Strange Fruit, Lewis

Dr. Martin Luther King, In Memoriam (1984), Roger Ke1laway

Amazing (1991), John Stevens / Marva Rogers

Tuba Bach Chamber Music Festival

The Tuba Bach Chamber Music Festival is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization based in Big Rapids, Michigan.

Since its inception in 2006, Tuba Bach has brought hundreds of exceptional musicians from around the world, across the United states, and from every corner of our state to present concerts and educational programming in West-Central Michigan, free of charge and available to all.


Past Seasons Archive > 2006 Concert Season > Concert 5

Concert 5
Sunday, October 15, 2006 • 4:00 P.M.

Politics, Politics, Politics

Fellowship Christian Reformed Church, 407 Perry St., Big Rapids, Mich.

Presented by
Ferris State University's
2006-2007 Arts and Lectures Series

Dedicated to the memory of
Fred (1926-1996) and Anne (1931-1999) Utley

Featuring New York Grammy nominated jazz singer Eve Cornelious; pianists Chip Crawford and Anthony Patterson; drummer Iajhi Hampden; and the Canadian Lakes Barbershop Quartet.

Guest artists join Edward K. Mallett in a look at the international and political overtones of Bach's compositions, extending to contemporary social and political commentary through 'The 'Cellist of Sarajevo' by David Wilde, 'Dr. Martin Luther King, In Memoriam' by Roger Kellaway, and music of Krzysztof Penderecki, Billie Holiday, Richard Wilson, Torstein Aagaard-Nilsen and John Stevens.