Pastiche 2017


From Four Songs to Poems of Gerard Manley Hopkins                        Bryan Beaumont Hays

    For soprano and Bb clarinet                                                                                     (1920-2017)


I.   Heaven-Haven: A nun takes the veil                

II.  For a Picture of St. Dorothea                             

Marcie Givens, soprano

Bruce Thornton, B-flat clarinet


October’s Bright Blue Weather                                                                Bryan Beaumont Hays


Indian Summer

Ballad of Trees and the Master


Marcie Givens and Patricia Kent, sopranos; Carolyn Finley, mezzo soprano
Edward Turley, piano


Midnight Samba                                                                                               O. Nicholas Raths

O. Nicholas Raths, guitar; Bruce Thornton, clarinet

Quel guardo il cavaliere…so anchi’io la virtu magica from Don Pasquale     Gaetano Donizetti (1797-1848)

Marcie Givens, soprano; Jenya Trubnikova, piano 


Gartan Mother’s Lullaby                                                                              arr. Ginsberg

Danny Boy                                                                                                      arr. Hayes

Patricia Kent, soprano
Bruce Thornton, clarinet
Robert Koopmann, piano

Paraphrase on Dizzy Gillespie’s “Manteca” for Two Pianos, Op. 129        Nikolai Kapustin (1937- )


Amy Grinsteiner and Edward Turley, piano




“Allegro” from Eine Kleine Nachtmusik                                               W.A. Mozart (1756-1791)

                                                                                                               arr. by C. Michael Ehrhardt


“Bumble Boogie”                                                                                  Jack Fina (1913-1970)

                                                                                                               arr. by Lucy Wilde Warren


Amy Grinsteiner, Jenya Trubnikava,
Lisa Drontle and Robert Koopmann, piano


Don’t Get Around Much Anymore                                                    Duke Ellington (1899-1974)

The Devil and the Deep Blue Sea                                                         Harold Arlen (1905-1986)

Carolyn Finley, mezzo soprano; Bruce Thornton, clarinet
Ted Godbout, piano


Fandango                                                                                                     Joseph Turrin (1947- )

Carson King –Fournier, trombone, Justin Zanchuk, trumpet
Amy Grinsteiner, piano