Sunday, January 23, 2022

Faculty Recital

Paul Christopher, cello
Kelsey Wright McDonald, flute
Milovan Paz, cello
Thursday, January 27, 2022, at 5:30 pm
Magale Recital Hall
Natchitoches, Louisiana

PROGRAM

Interrupted in the Distant Past (2021)
Gregory Robin (1976 -)


Echo I de Votre Faust pour violoncelle solo (1965)
Henri Pousseur (1929-2009)


10 preludes for violoncello solo (1974, revised 1999)
Sofia Gubaidulina (1931-)

1. staccato-legato
2. legato-staccato
3. con sordino-senza sordino
4. ricochet
5. sul ponticello-ordinario-sul tasto
6. flagioletti
7. al taco-da punta d’arco
8. arco-pizzicato
9. pizzicato-arco
10. senza arco, senza pizzicato

Cello Suite No.1 in G Major, BWV 1007
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
 
Prelude
Allemande
Courante
Sarabande
Menuet I and II
Gigue
 
 
Cello Duet in C Major, Opus 19, No.1
Jacques Offenbach (1811-1880)
 
Allegro moderato
Allegretto
 
 
Cello Duet in C Major, Opus 49, No.1
Jacques Offenbach (1811-1880)
 
Andante

This concert is dedicated to the memory of my sister, Marie Christopher, who passed away December 26, 2021.


Wednesday, October 20, 2021

Recruiting in East Texas, Again!

Tyler Legacy High School
Lisa Lininger, Orchestra Director






















Marshall High School
Megan Parks, Orchestra Director



MUS 1500 Student Recital

10/19/2021 at 12:30 pm
Magale Recital Hall
Natchitoches, Louisiana

PROGRAM included:

Suite in G Major, BWV 1007 ... JS Bach
Sarabande

Erick Vega, cello



Texarkana Symphony Orchestra

10/16/2021 at 7:30 pm
Perot Theatre
219 Main Street
Texarkana, TX

PROGRAM

Overture on Hebrew Themes, Op. 34 ... Prokofiev

Violin Concerto in E Minor, Op. 64 ... Mendelssohn
Allegro molto appassionato
Andante
Allegretto non troppo; Allegro molto vivace

Symphony No. 3 in E-flat Major, Op. 55, "Eroica" ... Beethoven
Allegro con brio
Marcia funebre: Adagio assai
Scherzo: Allegro vivace
Finale: Allegro molto



Sunday, October 17, 2021

Sunday, October 10, 2021

Rapides Symphony Orchestra

New Orleans Ballet
Coughlin-Saunders Performing Arts Center
Sunday, October 9, 2021, at 7:30 pm
Alexandria, Louisiana 

PROGRAM

Concerto for Two Cellos and Strings, RV 531 ... A. Vivaldi
Paul Christopher and Joy Bedillion, cellists

Concerto for Lute and Strings, RV 92 ... Vivaldi
Largo

Trio Sonata in D Major, RV 84 ... Vivaldi
Allegro

"Surrender the Sword" ... Mark O'Conner
Lin He, violinist

"The Swan" from Carnival of the Animals ... Camille Saint-Saens
Paul Christopher, cellist

Flower Festival in Genzano ... Saint-Saens
Pas de Deux

String Quartet, Op. 8 ... Samuel Barber
Molto Allegro e appassionato
Adagio




Thursday, October 7, 2021

Santiago Uribe-Cardona's Senior Recital

Sunday, October 10, 2021, at 7:30 pm
Magale Recital Hall
Natchitoches, Louisiana
https://capa.nsula.edu/livestream

PROGRAM

Cello Suite N.6 BWV 1012 in D Major .... J.S. Bach       
Prelude
Allemande
Courante
Sarabande
Gavottes I & II
Gigue


Dyophonie Op. 241 for two cellos .... Ernst Krenek
assisted by Paul Christopher, cello 

Introduction & Polonaise Brillante Op. 3 in C Major ....  Frederic Chopin   
assisted by Dr. Chialing Hsieh, piano





















Sunday, October 3, 2021

Monroe Symphony Orchestra

October 2, 2021, at 7:00 pm
Kermit Poling, Conductor
Church of the Redeemer
Monroe, Louisiana

 PROGRAM

Concerto in E-flat "Dumberton Oaks" .... Stravinsky
Tempo guisto
Allegretto
Con moto

Appalachian Spring .... Copland

L to R: Christopher, Bueno, Alvardo, Garcia

Tuesday, September 28, 2021

MUS 1500 Student Recital

Tuesday, September 28, 2021
12:30 pm
Magale Recital Hall
Natchitoches, Louisiana

PROGRAM included:

Dyophonie for Two Celli .... Ernst Krenek (1900-1991)

Santiago Uribe Cardona, cello
Paul Christopher, cello

Sunday, September 26, 2021

Marshall Symphony Orchestra

September 25, 2021, at 7:30 pm
East Texas Baptist University
Marshall, Texas

TCHAIKOVSKY PROGRAM

Capriccio Italian, Op. 45

Suite from the Ballet Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66a
    Introduction
    Adagio (Act 1, No. 8a)
    Pas de caractere (Act III, No. 24)
    Panorama (Act II, No. 17)
    Waltz (Act 1, No. 6)

Concerto No. 1 for Piano and Orchestra in B Minor, Op. 23
    Allegro non troppo e molto maestoso
    Adantino semplice
    Allegro con fuoco

Antonio Ajero, pianist