Tuba Bach Chamber Music Festival


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Past Seasons Archive > 2012 Concert Season

2012 Concert Season

Concert 1
Sunday, September 16, 2012
The Harlem Quartet
Tuba Bach welcomes The Harlem Quartet's back to Big Rapids for their second appearance at the Tuba Bach festival, having first performed during concert six of the 2009 season.

Concert 2
Sunday, September 23, 2012
Tuba Bach Quartet
The Tuba Bach Quartet is an annual tradition of the music festival.

Concert 3
Sunday, September 30, 2012
Grand Rapids Symphony Orchestra
This concert program will include Concert Variations for Euphonium and Orchestra by Jan Bach (Ed Mallett, soloist);  Concerto for Tuba by Ron Newman (Phil Sinder, soloist); and Tuba Concerto by Roland Szentpali(Ed Mallett, soloist)

Concert 4
Sunday, October 7, 2012
Mike Stevens
Tuba Bach welcomes harmonica virtuoso Mike Stevens back to Big Rapids for his third Tuba Bach Festival appearance.

Concert 5
Sunday, October 14, 2012
The Alvin Waddles Trio
Pianist Alvin Waddles and his trio join Ed in a program featuring the music of George Gershwin.

Concert 6
Sunday, October 21, 2012
Jazz singer Sunny Wilkinson and Voca Lyrica
Sunny Wilkinson with pianist Ron Newman serve up a taste of vocal jazz to the concert stage. Bringing a full choral to the mix is the Big Rapids women's choir Voca Lyrica, who, under the direction of Ginny Kerwin, mixes their vocal artistry with jazzy flair.