BENEFIT CONCERT HONORING RALPH WILDER: December 10, 2018

Ralph Wilder Benefit Concert

 

LOCATION:

Northeastern Illinois University
Fine Arts Building, Auditorium
5500 North Saint Louis Avenue
Chicago, IL. 60625

Contact: rsperrazza@comcast.net

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS:

Verdi’s Romanza from La Forza del Destino:  Charlene Zimmerman, clarinet

Mendelssohn Concertpiece, op. 114:  Linda Baker and David Bell, clarinets

Saint Saen’s Tartantella, op. 6:  Gloria Orozco Dorado, clarinet and Antonia Makradakis, flute

Bernstein’s On the Town, conducted by Fred Hemke

Krommer, Concerto for Two Clarinets, op.35: Steve Cohen and Zachary Wilder, clarinets

Acker Bilk’s Stranger on the Shore: Ralph Wilder, clarinet

Agnus Dei, a premiere by Leo Schwartz: Katherine Petersen, Soprano and Sylvia Myintoo, violin

Stephenson’s Liquid Melancholy: John Yeh, clarinet and Susan Tang, piano

Benny Goodman’s Sing, Sing, Sing (clarinet solo): Jerry DiMuzio, clarinet

Vocalists: Wayne Mesmer, Laury Shelley, Debby Wilder

 

There is no admission price; instead, we ask that you donate to Ralph Wilder’s Go Fund Me.  The proceeds will be used to help Ralph and his family cover the medical costs associated with his tragic injury.

 

DONATE HERE or at the concert