I plan to go – Wednesday, February 27, 2013  7:30 pm

Middleton Performing Arts Center
2100 Bristol Street
Middleton, WI

Tickets are $10 and are available at Willy St. Co-op West and at the door.
Student tickets are free and available at the door only on the night of the show.

Please join me for:

Verdi              Nabucco Overture
Wagner          Siegfried’s Funeral Music from Gotterdamerung
Saint-Saens   Violin Concerto No. 3 in B minor, Alice Bartsch, violin
Wagner          Elsa’s Procession from Lohengrin
Britten           Matinees Musicales            

From the Middleton Community Orchestra site:

The Middleton Community Orchestra, founded in May 2010 by  clarinetists Larry Bevic and Mindy Taranto, is a new ensemble for community musicians who want to make music and have a great time playing together.

Conductor Steve Kurr received undergraduate degrees in Viola Performance and Mathematics from UW-Platteville, a master’s degrees in Musicology from UW-Madison, and has completed doctoral course work there with specialties in mid-18th Century Viennese symphonies and orchestral conducting.

Alice Bartsch, concertmaster is a Minnesota native.  She bean her violin studies at the age of three with Ellen Kim, with whom she studied for twelve years.  She continued her studies with Young-Nam Kim, who describes her as a talented musician and leader.  Alice has performed with the Minnesota Orchestra, the St. Paul Chamber Orchestra, and the Chamber Music Society of Minnesota.  Currently a junior at UW-Madison, and pursuing a BM in violin performance, she is co-concertmaster of the University Chamber Orchestra.  Alice is a member of the first violin section in the Madison Symphony Orchestra.