Voice Faculty Performs Live-Streamed Concert, Nov. 1

Posted on 10/29/2020 9:58:23 AM

IUP Department of Music faculty member Raquel Winnica Young will perform a concert as a member of  Alabaster Trio this Sunday, November 1, at 2:30 p.m. The concert will be held at the historic Mishler Theatre in Altoona, Pa. It will also be live-streamed, and may be accessed by visiting the Altoona Symphony Musician Spotlight Concert Series page.

Raquel Winnica YoungAlabaster Trio is a Pittsburgh-based trio composed of Raquel Winnica Young (mezzosoprano), Lenny Young (oboe), and Jack Kurutz (piano). The trio is a recent winner of the Pittsburgh Concert Society.

Alabaster Trio is presenting a program called Revelations, featuring music from four centuries. The inspiration for this program is Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Steven Stucky’s Two Holy Sonnets of John Donne.

The full concert program includes:

  • Georg Frideric Handel - “Fra Tempeste” from Rodelinda
  • Robert Schumann -- Adagio and Allegro
  • Antonio Vivaldi - “i sento, si, ti sento” from Teuzzone
  • Handel - “Furibondo spira il vento” from Partenope
  • Jules Massenet - Elegie
  • Sergei Rachmaninov - Etude-Tableaux Op.39 No.5 in E-flat Minor
  • Steven Stucky - Two Holy Sonnets of Donn
  • JS Bach - “Sei bemüht in dieser Zeit,” from Barmherziges Herz der ewigen Liebe
  • Astor Piazzolla - Pigmalion
  • Astor Piazzolla - Oblivion
  • Astor Piazzolla - Balada Para un Loco