Tuesday, 3/31@7:30pm: UNF Flute & Harp Concert

Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra's
Rhonda Cassano, flute
Kayo Ishimaru, harp

Free - Donations Welcome

  • Rhonda Cassano has been a member of the Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra since 1979 and is currently the flute instructor at the University of North Florida.

  • Kayo Ishimaru is enjoying her 22nd season as principal harpist with the Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra. A renowned orchestral musician, Ms. Ishimaru serves as principal harpist with the Grant Park Symphony Orchestra, a position she has held since 1991.

    Works by Bach, Krouse, Hilse, and more will be performed.

    The concert is presented by the UNF Department of Music and the
    UNF Student Government.

    Department of Music-- Recital Hall
    University of North Florida

    1 UNF Drive
    Jacksonville, FL 32224
    (904) 620-2961
  • Friday, 3/27/09 @ 7:30pm: St. John's Cathedral

    UNF Chamber Singers and Women’s Chorale

    Dr. Cara Tasher, conductor • Tim Tuller, organ
    Repertoire: Herbert Howells REQUIEM, Pergolesi STABAT MATER, and more.
    St. John’s Episcopal Cathedral • diocesefl.org/stjohnscathedral
    256 East Church Street, Jacksonville, FL 32202 • Phone 904-356-5507

    Wednesday, 3/25/2009 : Percussion

    @ 6:15 p.m.: Music @ Main

    Tony Steve
    60 Years of Music for Solo Marimba

    Jacksonville University Professor of Percussion and Composition in Recital

    Program Selections
    Clair Omar Musser (1901–1998)
  • Etude in C Major, Op. 6, No. 10 (1948)
    Alfred Fissinger (b. 1925)
  • Suite for Marimba (1950): I. Mist -- II. Rendezvous In Black
    Akira Miyoshi (b. 1933)
  • Torse III. (1968)
    Gordon Stout (b.1952)
  • Three Etudes for Marimba (1975 – 1976)
  • Mexican Dance no. 1 (1977)
    Paul Smadbeck (b. 1955)
  • Etude No. 1 (1980)
    Jacob Druckman (1928-1996)
  • Reflections on the Nature of Water (1986)
    Tony Steve (b. 1959)
  • Another Moving Violation (2009) -- World Premiere Performance

    Main Library
    Hicks Auditorium
    303 North Laura Street

    Jacksonville, FL 32202

    @ 7:30 pm : UNF Robinson Theater

    UNF Percussion Ensemble Charlotte Mabrey, Conductor
    University of North Florida
    1 UNF Drive

    Jacksonville, FL 32224
  • Friday, March 20@ 11 am & 7:30 pm : Friday Musicale

    Milena Pajaro-van de Stadt, viola
    Kevin Sharpe, piano
    Adrian, cello; Stefan, guitar; Flavia, violin; Pajaro-van de Stadt
    Anne McKennon, flute

  • Bach: 3rd Suite, BWV 1009
  • Walton: Viola Concerto
  • Clementi: Trio in D, Allegretto
  • Schubert: Quartet for flute, guitar, viola, cello

    free and open to the public

    Milena has soloed with the Jacksonville Symphony, the Sphinx Chamber Orchestra and the Chamber Music Society of Good Shepherd, and has performed in recital and chamber music throughout the USA and Europe. She studied with Melissa Pierson Barrett, JSO Associate Concertmaster, Sergiu Schwartz and Michael Klotz and has been concertmaster of the Jacksonville Symphony Youth Orchestra, and a member of the Episcopal High School Eagle Quartet and on trombone its Jazz, Concert and pep bands. She is a past winner of the JSYO Concerto Competition, the UNF String Competition, and a Friday Musicale Scholarship Committee Performance Award. Currently, Milena studies with Roberto Diaz and Michael Tree at the Curtis Institute of Music and performs with Itzhak Perlman's chamber ensemble.

    Friday Musicale
    645 Oak Street, Riverside
    Jacksonville, FL 32204

  • Sunday, March 15

    Riverside Presbyterian Church @ 3:00 pm

    Scott Watkins, piano
    849 Park Street
    Jacksonville, FL 32204
    Phone: 904-355-4585

    Church of the Good Shepherd @ 6:00 pm, in Craig Hall

    Good Shepherd Chamber Music Society

    Mozart: Oboe Quartet
    Caroline Sampson, oboe; Timothy Edwards, violin
    Tyrone Tidwell, viola; Lauren Franklin, cello

    Schubert: Shepherd on the Rock
    Kimberly Beasley, soprano; Artie Clifton, clarinet; Rachel Clifton, piano

    Clara Schumann: Piano Trio
    Marguerite Richardson, violin; Linda Minke, cello; Jeanne Huebner, piano

    Villa-Lobos: Bachianas Brasileras No. 5
    Kimberly Beasley, soprano; Timothy Edwards, conductor
    Cellos: Lauren Franklin, Victor Minke Huls, Katy Kemple, Brittany Maroney
    Linda Minke, Ariadna Perez, Larry Rawdon, Anna Wilson

    Free and open to the public. Donations welcome.

    Saturday-Sunday, March 7-8: UNF

    Clarinet Trios, Quartets and Quintets featuring:
    JSO Clarinet Section with UNF Clarinet Professor Guy Yehuda and LSU Visiting Clarinet Professor Tasha Warren

    Saturday, March 7, 2009
    Recital Hall • 5:00 p.m.
    Free Admission

    Works by Brahms, Dvorak, and more.

    The Beaches Fine Arts Series
    Richard Stoltzman and UNF’s JE1

    Sunday, March 8, 2009
    Lazzara Hall • 3:30 p.m.
    Free Admission

    Richard Stoltzman Master Class
    Monday, March 9, 2009
    Recital Hall • 10:00 a.m.
    Free Admission

    Clarinetist Richard Stoltzman's virtuosity, musicianship, and sheer personal magnetism have made him one of today's most sought-after concert artists.

    As soloist with more than a hundred orchestras, as a captivating recitalist and chamber music performer, as an innovative jazz artist and appearances on nearly fifty recordings, Stoltzman has defied categorization, dazzling critics and audiences alike throughout many musical genres.

    Learn more at: www.beachesfinearts.org

    Department of Music
    University of North Florida
    1 UNF Drive
    Jacksonville, FL 32224

    (904) 620-2961

    Thursday, March 5 @ 7:30pm: UNF Recital Hall

    UNF Cummer Family Foundation Chamber Music Series
    Dr. Guy Yehuda, artistic director

    James Campbell, clarinet

    Free - Donations Welcome

    James Campbell's concerts have taken him to over 25 countries, appearing as soloist with over 50 orchestras including the Montreal Symphony, the Russian Philharmonic, the London Symphony, and the Boston Pops. He has performed with Glenn Gould, Aaron Copland, over 30 different string quartets, and jazz with pianist Gene DiNovi.

    He has over 40 recordings encompassing most of the standard clarinet repertoire. His recording of the Brahms Clarinet Quintet was chosen by BBC Radio and the London Times as the best available.

    Department of Music
    University of North Florida
    1 UNF Drive
    Jacksonville, FL 32224
    (904) 620-2961

    James Campbell Master Class
    Friday, March 6, 2009
    Recital Hall • 12:00 p.m.
    Free Admission

    Wednesday, March 4

    @ 12:30pm: Wednesday Happenings

    Lindsey Tuller, soprano

    Riverside Presbyterian Church
    849 Park Street

    Jacksonville, Florida 32204
    Phone: 904-355-4585


    (25-minute music programs on first Wednesdays beginning at 12:30 p.m.)

    @ 7pm: Music@Main
    Art Walk with the Symphony

    Max Huls, violin

    Jacksonville Public Library--Main Library
    303 North Laura Street


    Get to know the players of the Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra, the First Coast's leading performing arts organization.
    Sharing the solo violin’s celebrated masterpieces and forgotten treasures – and the amazing stories behind them – is a passion for Jacksonville Symphony Violinist Max Huls. Enjoy lively music and commentary from one of the many virtuoso JSO musicians. Max is joined by pianist Christine Clark, and together as the Huls Clark Duo they perform frequently in area recitals--and they will return on June 10 for another Music @ Main program!