2016-2017 Season

August, 2016

August 3-16, 2016 – Eisenstadt and Vienna, Austria
Classical Music Festival
http://cmf.ou.edu/
Chamber Music and Orchestral Music in the hometown of Joseph Haydn
Haydn’s Paukenmesse in St. Stephen’s Cathedral (Vienna), Bergkirche (Eisenstadt), and Pfarrkirche (Mattersburg)

♦ Haydn – Stabat Mater ♦
Erik Rohde, assistant conductor

♦ Haydn – String Quartet in D Major, Op. 20 No. 4 ♦
♦ Mozart – Horn Quintet in E-flat Major ♦
♦ Mozart – Duo for Violin and Viola in G Major ♦

September, 2016

Sept. 8, 2016 – 7:30pm – Indiana State University Recital Hall
Faculty Violin Recital
Celebrating the 50th Contemporary Music Festival

♦ Stephan Paulus – Partita Appassionata 
♦ Augusta Read Thomas – Rhea Enchanted [IN premiere] ♦
♦ Christopher Theofanidis – Summer Verses ♦
♦ Carter Pann – Bitten at the Opera [premiere] ♦

Erik Rohde, violin
Kurt Fowler, violoncello
Martha Krasnican, piano

Sept. 15, 2016 – 7:30pm – Indiana State University Hall
2016 ISU Faculty Gala

October, 2016

Oct. 6, 2016 – 7:30pm – Tilson Auditorium
ISU Symphony Orchestra Concert 1
“From Minnesota with Love”

♦ Libby Larsen – Grand Sycamore Fanfare for orchestra [premiere] ♦
♦ Libby Larsen – Raspberry Island Dreaming ♦
♦ Dominick Argento – Valentino Dances ♦
♦ Gene Gutchë – Bongo Divertimento ♦
♦ James Beckel, Jr. – The American Dream ♦

Clara Osowski, mezzo-soprano
Ted Piechocinski, accordion
Jimmy Finnie, percussion
Erik Rohde, conductor

Oct. 21, 2016 – Bloomington, IL
Illinois Symphony Orchestra ‘Around the Town’ Concert

Oct. 25 – 28, 2016
ISU 50th Contemporary Music Festival

♦ James Beckel, Jr. – Dialogues ♦
♦ Libby Larsen – Sifting through the Ruins 
♦ Libby Larsen – Grand Sycamore Fanfare for string quartet 
♦ Libby Larsen – Sorrow Song and Jubilee 
♦ Harry Stafylakis – Never the Same River ♦
♦ Jack Frerer – Last In, First Out ♦
♦ James Beckel, Jr. – Musica Mobilis ♦

November, 2016

Nov. 17, 2016 – 7:30pm – Tilson Auditorium
ISU Symphony Orchestra Concert 2
“Schubert’s Unfinished”

♦ W.A. Mozart – Concerto for Flute in G Major ♦
♦ Felix Mendelssohn – Violin Concerto ♦
♦ Franz Schubert – Symphony No. 8 ‘Unfinished’ ♦

Ricardo Gil, flute
Inkyoung Seo, violin
Erik Rohde, conductor

December, 2016

Dec. 14, 2016 – 7:30pm – White Chapel, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology
Guest Recital

♦ W.A. Mozart – Sonata for Piano and Violin in E minor, K. 304 ♦
♦ Robert Schumann – Fantasiestücke, Op. 73 ♦
♦ Lili Boulanger – Nocturne et Cortège ♦
♦ Michel Merlet – Sonate pour piano et violon ♦

Erik Rohde, violin
Clare Longendyke, piano

January, 2017

Jan. 26, 2017 – 7:30pm – ISU Recital Hall
Faculty Piano Trio Recital

♦ Johannes Brahms – Piano Trio No. 1 in B Major ♦
♦ Paul Schoenfield – Cafe Music ♦

Erik Rohde, violin
Kurt Fowler, violoncello
Martha Krasnican, piano

February, 2017

Feb. 7, 2017 – 7:30pm – ISU Recital Hall
Faculty String Quartet Recital

♦ W.A. Mozart – String Quartet in E-flat, K. 428 ♦
♦ Amy Beach – Piano Quintet ♦

ISU Faculty String Quartet
with Martha Krasnican, piano

Feb. 9, 2017 – 7:30pm – Tilson Auditorium
ISU Symphony Orchestra Concert 3
“Choral Celebration” featuring the ISU Concert Choir

♦ F.J. Haydn – Symphony No. 92 ‘Oxford’ ♦
♦ John Rutter – Requiem ♦

Erik Rohde and Scott Buchanan, conductors

Feb. 17, 2017 – 7:30pm – Hatfield Hall, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology
Paragon Ragtime Orchestra
Second Violinist

Feb. 23, 2017 – 7:30pm – ISU Recital Hall
Faculty Violin Recital

♦ A. Corelli – Sonata for Violin and Basso continuo, Op. 5 No. 3 ♦
♦ J.S. Bach – Sonata for Solo Violin in G minor ♦
♦ James MacMillan – After the Tryst ♦
♦ César Franck – Sonata for Piano and Violin ♦

Erik Rohde, violin
Kurt Fowler, violoncello
Martha Krasnican, piano

March, 2017

Mar. 6, 2017 – 7:30pm – ISU Recital Hall
Guest Recital

♦ Mozart – Divertimento in E-flat ♦

Erik Rohde, violin
Nicholas Jeffery, viola
Ruth Marshall, violoncello

April, 2017

Apr. 1, 2017 – 5:00pm – Worchester Polytechnic Institute
Music of James MacMillan Performance

♦ James MacMillan – After the Tryst ♦
♦ James MacMillan – The Seven Last Words of Christ on the Cross 

Joshua Rohde, conductor
Erik Rohde, concertmaster

Apr. 20, 2017 – 7:30pm – Tilson Auditorium
ISU Symphony Orchestra Concert 4
“Stories and Fairy Tales”

♦ Engelbert Humperdinck – Prelude to Hänsel und Gretel ♦
♦ W.A. Mozart – Act I, Scene I from Die Zauberflöte ♦
♦ W.A. Mozart – “Terzettino” from Così fan tutte 
♦ Giacchino Rossini – Act I, Scene I from Cenerentola ♦
♦ Ruggiero Leoncavallo – Nedda’s Aria from Pagliacci ♦
♦ Johann Strauss, Jr. – Finale of Act II from Die Fledermaus ♦
♦ Igor Stravinsky – Suite from The Firebird (1919) ♦

featuring the ISU Lyric Theater Workshop
Erik Rohde, conductor

Apr. 24, 2017 – 7:30pm – ISU Recital Hall
Two Premieres for String Quartet and String Duo
A Guest/Faculty Recital

♦ Jacob Tews – in darkness sojourned [premiere] ♦
♦ Evan Chambers – Love Dogs ♦
♦ Elliott Miles McKinley – String Quartet No. 8 [premiere] ♦

Erik Rohde and Hillary Kingsley, violins
Jacob Tews, viola
Kurt Fowler, violoncello

May, 2017

May 17 and 18, 2017 – various venues, Springfield and Normal, IL
Illinois Symphony Orchestra ‘Around the Town’ Concerts
Three Chamber Music Performances at Community Venues

♦ W.A. Mozart – String Quartet in G Major, K. 387 ♦
♦ Ludwig van Beethoven – String Quartet in C minor, Op. 18 No. 4 ♦

Roy Meyer and Erik Rohde, violins
Christiana Reader, viola and Ruth Marshall, violoncello

June, 2017

June 8, 2017 – 7:00pm – Shenyang Conservatory of Music, Shenyang, China
An East and West Convergence: Chamber Music Concert of Indiana State University
Part of a week-long residency at the Shenyang Conservatory of Music including masterclasses in chamber music and violin

♦ Evan Chambers – Love Dogs ♦
♦ Jacob Tews – in darkness sojourned ♦
♦ W.A. Mozart – Horn Quintet in E-flat ♦
♦ Christopher Theofanidis – Summer Verses ♦
♦ Quincy Porter – String Quartet No. 3 ♦

Erik Rohde and Xiaocheng Jia, violins
Jacob Tews and guest, violas
Kurt Fowler, violoncello
Brian Kilp, horn