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More Than Muses: Female Composers Throughout History
Virtual Livestream

More Than Muses: Female Composers Throughout History

Sat, April 23, 2022 7:00 PM, CDT


Abimanue Reddy

The Sapphire Woodwind Quintet performs a packed hour of carefully curated and lovingly arranged works by 12 female composers covering 1200 years of music history, from Byzantine Chant through today, including many new arrangements by the ensemble. Grab your slippers and some munchies (and some friends!) and join us online for a wonderful evening of music.


Sapphire Woodwind Quintet Woodwind Quintet

More than Muses: Women Composers throughout History
Sapphire Woodwind Quintet
Kim Fleuchaus, flute

Allison Wehrle, oboe
Anna Najoom, clarinet
Lisa Taylor, horn
Cathryn Bulicek, bassoon

Doxazomen Sou Christie (We Praise, O Christ)

St. Kassiani (c. 810-c. 865 AD)
trans/arr. by Kim Fleuchaus

Diligam te Domine (I will love you, O LORD, my strength)

Raffaella Aleotti (c.1570- c.1646)
arr. Lisa R. Taylor

Overture to Céphale et Procris

Elisabeth Jacquet de la Guerre (1665-1729)
arr. Lisa R. Taylor


Herzogin Anna Amalia von Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel (1739-1807)
arr. Lisa R. Taylor

Cholera Musick: Introduktion

Fanny Mendelssohn Hensel (1805-1847)
arr. Allison B. Wehrle

Quintette: Andante

Hedwige Chrétien (1859-1944)

Fire-Flies Op. 15 #4: Insect Music for Woodwind Quintet Amy Beach (1867-1944)
arr. John Gibson

The Thriller!

May Aufderheide (1888-1972)
arr. Jim O’Briant


Florence B. Price (1887-1953) arr. Anna Najoom

Quintette en Ut

Claude Arrieu (1903-1990)
I. Allegro
II. Andante
V. Allegro Vivace

Three Nature Walks

Alexandra Molnar-Suhajda (b. 1975)
I. Autumn Woods
II. Winter Moonlight
III. Cherry Blossom Path

Umoja: The First Day of Kwanzaa

Valerie Coleman (b. 1970)


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Michelle Bobier, 3 months ago

Soooo looking forward to this!

Annie Sun Chung, 2 months ago

Looking forward to the program!

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