Queens College Aaron Copland School of Music

Aaron Copland School of Music

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All faculty can be reached via email, and individual appointments can arranged between students and faculty. See our list of online faculty office hours.

If you would like to reach the Music Office please call 718-997-3800 and leave a clear message. Office staff will return your call within 1-2 business days. You may also email jane.cho@qc.cuny.edu for any questions.

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Hours and Location

Music Building
Room 203
Queens College, CUNY
65-30 Kissena Blvd.
Queens, NY 11367-1597
(Tel) 718-997-3800
(Fax) 718-997-3849

Due to the impact of the COVID-19 virus, there are currently no regular in-person office hours. For all matters, please send an email to ACSM@qc.cuny.edu or jane.cho@qc.cuny.edu, or leave a phone message.

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Concerts Presented February 2019

Aaron Copland School of Music

Second Practice: The Birth of the Modern
Aaron Copland School of Music Recital Hall
Friday, February 1, 5:00 p.m.

Charles Weaver, Lute and Theorbo
Dongmyung Ahn, Violin
Elizabeth Weaver, Voice

Toccata seconda Giovanni Antonio Terzi
Nasce la pena mia Alessandro Striggio
Ancor che col partire Cipriano de Rore

Sonata terza "La variata" Biagio Marini

Toccata V Alessandro Piccinini
Lunghi dal vostro lume Jacopo Peri

Toccata Giovanni Girolamo Kapsberger
Vedro il mio sol Giulio Romolo Caccini
Al fonte, al prato

Cruda Amarilli Sigismondo D'India
Piangono sl pianger mio

Sonata seconda Dario Castello

Tu che pallido e essangue Kapsberger

Lusinghevole passeggio Bellerofonte Castaldi
Et e pur dunque vero Claudio Monteverdi
Quel sguardo sdegnosetto

Aaron Copland School of Music

Angie Martinez, Soprano & Monica Fox, Cello
BM Education Graduation Recital
Friday, February 1st, 2019, 3pm, LeFrak Concert Hall

Arioso from Cantata BWA 156 J.S. Bach

Monica Fox, Cello

Sonata in B-flat major RV 47 Antonio Vivaldi
Movement 1: Largo

Monica Fox, Cello
Zach Mandernach, Harpsichord

Beau Soir Claude Debussy

Angie Martinez, Soprano
Will Roslak, Piano

Nocturne in D minor Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

Monica Fox, Cello
Will Roslak, Piano

Una donna a quindici anni W.A. Mozart
from Così Fan Tutte

Angie Martinez, Soprano
Will Roslak, Piano

Just Like a Star Corinne Bailey Rae

Angie Martinez, Soprano
Johnathan Ramirez, Guitar
Aaron Meives, Double Bass
Chris Swift, Percussion

Only Us from Dear Evan Hansen Benji Pasek & Justin Paul

Angie Martinez, Soprano
Ismael Del Castillo, Baritone
Will Roslak, Piano
Johnathan Ramirez, Guitar
Chris Swift & Daniel Guilliaume, Percussion

Happy Days/ Get Happy arr. Judy Garland & Barbra Streisand

Angie Martinez, Soprano
Monica Fox, Alto
Will Roslak, Piano
Aaron Meives, Double Bass
Chris Swift, Percussíon

Knowles & Raphael

Cranes in the Sky Solange

Angíe Martinez, Soprano
Will Roslak, Piano
Nicole T, Violin
Holly G, Viola
Monica Fox, Cello
Aaron Meives, Double Bass
Christ Swift, Percussion

Aaron Copland School of Music

The Queens College Orchestra

Youthful Overtures and Concertos
Music by
Verdi, Haydn, Sachse, and Tchaikovsky

Nell Flanders, Guest Conductor
Teresa Pietromonaco, Violin
Danielle Tagar, Bass Trombone
Friday, February 15, 2019 7:30PM
LeFrak Concert Hall

Overture to Nabucco Giuseppi Verde

Violin Concerto No. 1 in C Major Franz Joseph Haydn

I. Allegro moderato
II. Adagio
III. Finale, presto

Teresa Pietromonaco, Violin

Concerto for Bass Trombone in F Major Ernst Sachse

I. Allegro maestoso
II. Adagio
III. Allegro moderato

Danielle Tagar, Bass Trombone

Romeo and Juliet Fantasy Overture Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

Aaron Copland School of Music
Queens College New Music Group

Winter Words and Airs for Spring:
New Works for Voice and Piano
Tuesday, February 26, 2018 at 7:30 PM
Choral Room 264

A Change of Environment Philip Henry Garcia

Penelope Ebin Samuel

When You Are Old Christopher Thomas Emery

春の海の雨 (Spring rain at the shore) Yuta Tanaka

Birds of Passage Kyle Miller

from The Rainbow PassageSandow Sinai

Lullaby from Five Sleep Songs Christopher Thomas Emery

A Certain Slant of Light Joe Landi

Aaron Copland School of Music

Clarinet Trio Recital
Wednesday, February 27th, 2019, 5PM, LeFrak Hall

Trio in B-flat major, op. 11, “Gassenhauer” Ludwig van Beethoven
I. Allegro con brio
II. Adagio
III. Tema: Pria ch’io l’impegno. Allegretto

Trio for Clarinet, Cello and Piano Nino Rota
I. Allegro
II. Andante
III. Allegrissimo

Clarinet Trio, op. 114 Johannes Brahms
I. Allegro
II. Adagio
III. Andantino grazioso
IV. Allegro

Kristen Lauria, Clarinet
Mikiko Iwasaki, Cello
Adam Ali, Piano

Aaron Copland School of Music

Danielle Tagar, Bass Trombone
MM Graduation Recital
Wednesday, February 27, 2019 at 7 pm, Lefrak Hall

Four movment from Cello Suite No. IV J. S. Bach
1. Allemande
2. Courante
3. Sarabande
4. Bourré

Ballade for Bass Trombone and piano E. Ewazen

Raisa Kagramanova, Piano

Myths and Legends E. Ewazen
1. Allegro ritmico
2. Adagio
3. Allegro vivace

The Legendary Trombone Quartet:
Brandon Papaleo, Robert L. Mitchell, Olivia Rodriguez and Danielle Tagar

Danielle Tagar is a student of Haim Avitsur.