KU School of Music Scholarship Concert 2014


Admission is free, but tickets are required. 
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Learn more about the artists:

Paul Tucker, conductor
Andrés Franco, guest conductor
Maria Kanyova, soprano
Genaro Méndez, tenor
John Stephens, bass


Concert Program

University of Kansas Scholarship Concert
March 12 | 7:00 p.m. | Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts | Helzberg Hall


University of Kansas Choirs
University of Kansas Symphony Orchestra

Paul Tucker, conductor

Requiem in D minor, Op. 48 (1900) - Gabriel Fauré (1845-1924)

     I.    Introit et Kyrie
     II.    Offertoire
     III.   Sanctus
     IV.   Pie Jesu
     V.    Agnus Dei et Lux aeterna
     VI.  Libera me
     VII. In Paradisum

Maria Kanyova, soprano
John Stephens, bass

INTERMISSION

E strano!...Ah fors’e lui...Follie!...Sempre libera - Giuseppe Verdi (1813-1901)
from La Traviata (1853)                  

Andrés Franco, guest conductor
Maria Kanyova, soprano
Genaro Méndez, tenor

Pines of Rome (1924) - Ottorino Respighi (1879-1936)

     I.    Pines of the Villa Borghese
     II.   Pines Near a Catacomb
     III.  Pines of the Janiculum
     IV.  Pines of the Appian Way
Andrés Franco, guest conductor


Friends of the School of Music

Music students present hundreds of public concerts every year
Students perform in KU choirs, concert bands, pep bands, ensembles, symphony orchestra, and jazz combos
The school owns one of the greatest jazz record collections in the world
KU Wind Ensemble performed the world premiere of the symphony "In the Shadow of No Towers" at Carnegie Hall
One of 34 U.S. public institutions in the prestigious Association of American Universities
26 prestigious Rhodes Scholars — more than all other Kansas colleges combined
Nearly $290 million in financial aid annually