SNC:AGO RECITALISTS

Advent-Christmas Members Recital: December 7, 2014

 
 
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Dr. Paul Hesselink is the organist at Christ Church Episcopal, Las Vegas and Sub-Dean of the Southern Nevada Chapter, AGO. He chairs the Organ Recital Series Committee.

Katharine Jensen earned her Bachelor of Music in Flute Performance from the Indiana University Jacob's School of Music, and her Master of Music in Conducting from UNLV. She is currently Director of Bands at Johnston Middle School in North Las Vegas where she is also the Fine Arts Department Chair.

Dr. David Dorway is the organist at Grace Presbyterian Church, Las Vegas and the Treasurer of the Southern Nevada Chapter, AGO. He is also a member of the Organ Recital Series Committee

Dr. Janis McKay is Associate Professor of Bassoon at UNLV and is the Principal Chair bassoon in the Las Vegas Philharmonic.

Brian Burns is a self-taught multi-instrumentalist and is a 25-year resident of Las Vegas. He currently performs in several local bluegrass groups and took up playing the mandolin two years ago.

Jan Bigler is the organist for the LDS Whitney Ranch Ward and is currently the Dean of the Southern Nevada AGO Chapter. She is also a member of the Organ Recital Series Committee.

Jeremy Wolstenhume is the Orchestra Director at Hyde Park Middle School in Las Vegas and a member of the Las Vegas Philharmonic.

Carla Swift is an organist for the LDS Whitney Ranch Ward, a private piano teacher in Las Vegas and a member of the Southern Nevada AGO Chapter.

Isadora Trinkle performs in "Portable Masterpieces" with Trinkle Brass Works. She holds music degrees from UNLV and Arizona State University. Currently she teaches elementary general music in the Clark County School District and in the FA YM program.

Dr. Eugenie Burkett is Associate Professor and Coordinator of Music Education programs at UNLV. In addition to being an organist, she holds a Masters degree in Percussion. She is a member of the Southern Nevada Chapter's Organ Recital Series Committee.

Kathi Colman is the Music Director at Christ Church Episcopal, Las Vegas. She is a member of the Southern Nevada Chapter, AGO.

 
 

PROGRAM

 
 

Saviour of the Nations, Come, BWV 661: Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)

Paul Hesselink, organ

E'en So, Lord Jesus, Quickly Come (arr. Philip Brunelle): Paul Manz (1919-2009)

Katharine Jensen flute
David Dorway, organ

What Child is This? (Greensleeves): Richard Purvis (1913-1994)

David Dorway, organ

Two Traditional Carols: Wilbur Held (b. 1914)
Bright and Glorious is the Sky
I Am So Glad Each Christmas Eve

Katharine Jensen flute
David Dorway, organ

Pastorate and Dance: Craig Phillips (b. 1961)
And there were shepherds keeping watch over their flock by night ... and the shepherds returned, glorifying and praising God/or all the things they had heard and seen. Luke 2:8 and 20

Janis McKay, bassoon
Paul Hesselink, organ

Three Christmas Carols: Traditional
0 Come, All Ye Faithful
What Child is This?
Joy to the World

Brian Burns, mandolin
Jan Bigler, organ

Cantique de Noel: Adolphe Adam (1803-1856)

Jeremy Wolstenhume, violoncello
Carla Swift, organ

Gesu Bambino: Pietro Yon (1886-1943)

Isadora Trinkle, viola
Eugenie Burkett, organ

Christmas Music: Settings by Norman Dello Joio (1913-2008)
0, Come All Ye Faithful
Silent Night
Hark! The Herald Angels Sing

Kathi Colman, primo
Paul Hesselink, secundo