Peninsula Performances 8/2/19: Craig Randal Johnson & Redfern/Rhyneer Faculty Recitals

Jul 31, 2019

Next time on Peninsula Performances,

Enjoy the sounds of Sisu, at piano!  Craig Randal Johnson performs Piano Music of Finland, celebrating 100 years of Finnish Independence, from March 14, 2017.  Then, enjoy the music of the NMU Music Faculty with Violinist Barbara Rhyneer, and Harpist Nancy Redfern, performing music of Bach, O’Carolan and more.


Guest Artist Series: Craig Randal Johnson
Credit (Craig Randal Johnson)

Craig Randal Johnson Piano Recital (3/14/17):

  • Leevi Madetoja - Three Pieces for Piano
  • Joonas Kokkonen - Viisi Bagatellia
  • Toivo Kuula - Selections for Piano
  • Einojuhani Rautavaara - Ikonit, Op. 6
  • Jean Sibelius - Jaeger March
  • Jacob von Julin / Sibelius - Morceau Romantique
  • Jean Sibelius - Laulu, Op. 97 No. 2
  • Erkki Melartin - Sade, Op. 52, No. 4 / Korkeuksissa, Op. 98, No. 3
  • Jean Sibelius - Finlandia

Faculty Recital: Dr. Nancy Zimmerman (Redfern)
Credit NMU Music Department
Faculty Recital: Dr. Barbara Rhyneer
Credit NMU Music Department

NMU Faculty Recital: Nancy Redfern & Barbara Rhyneer (10/2/16):

  • T. O'Carolan - Planxty Edmond Dodwell, Planxty Browne
  • J. S. Bach - Partita No. 2 for Violin in D Minor - V. Chaconne
  • J. Thomas - The Minstrel's Adieu to His Native Land
  • L. Stirling - Crystallize (arr. David Russel & Nancy Redfern)

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