Faculty Showcase


WashU performance faculty will perform various solo and chamber works.


Over the Rainbow (1939) Music by Harold Arlen (1905-1986), Arranged for marimba by Robert Oetomo
Sebastian Buhts, marimba

Five pieces for two violins and piano by Shostakovich (1906 - 1975)/arr. Levon Atovmyan
Manuela Topalbegovic, violin, Hannah Frey, violin and Sunghee Hinners, piano

"King David" from A Garland for de la Mare by Herbert Howells (1892 - 1983)
Tai Oney, countertenor and Sandra Geary, piano

Sonatina Bulgarica (1995) by Atanas Ourkouzounov (b.1970)
     Allegro ritmico
Manuela Topalbegovic, violin, and W. Mark Akin, guitar

Nyet, tolka tot, kto znal (None, but the lonely heart) Op. 6, No. 6 by Tchaikovsky (1840 – 1893)
Benjamin Worley, bass-baritone and Sandra Geary, piano

Between the Bars by Eliott Smith
Alone Together (1932) Music by Arthur Schwartz (1900 - 1984) lyrics by Howard Dietz (1896 - 1983)
Joel Vanderheyden, saxophone with Vince Varvel, guitar

Cantata 51, Jauchzet Gott in Allen Landen by Johann Sebastian Bach 1685 - 1750
Kelly Daniel-Decker, soprano, Todd Decker, piano, and Mary Weber, trumpet

Suite for violoncello solo by Gaspar Cassadó
     1. Preludio-Fantasia 
Jun Seo, cello

Music for double bass, electronics, with video
Florent Ghys, double bass