Concert Program

Suite No. 6 in D Major, BWV 1012, J.S. Bach

Incon-sequenza (1973), Matthias Barnett

Fantasy (1978), Richard Wilson

Anthony and Cleopatra, Richard F. Patterson

Adagio, Tomaso Albinoni

Gra, Elliott Carter

Four Dialogues (1974), Samuel Adler

Fractured Mambos (1990), Charles Ruggiero

Three Forowens (1972 -79), Glenn Smith

Lake Michigan Suite (2006), Robert Garrels

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 6

Concert 6
Sunday, October 22, 2006 • 4:00 P.M.

Bach To The Future

Immanuel Lutheran Church, 726 Fuller St., Big Rapids, Mich.

Presented by
Merrilee and Judge Scott Hill Kennedy
Bob and Mikki Garrels

Dedicated to the memory of
Leonard Falcone (1899-1985)

Featuring performances by acclaimed Missouri flautist Jill Heyboer, marimba virtuoso Gifford Howarth of Pennsylvania, and pianist Anthony Patterson.

The final concert of the series recognizes Bach's ability to see and influence the future of music, with avant garde compositions from Elliott Carter, Samuel Adler, Charles Ruggiero, Dinos Constantinides and the world premiere performance of 'Lake Michigan Suite' by Big Rapids composer Robert Garrels.