2010 BCMCC

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The 2010 BCMCC culminated with the CD recording of the winning works and World Premiere Concert.  Below are excerpts from the CD which was recorded in Appleton, Wisconsin in 2011.  Purchase the entire CD online and support new music for the bassoon!

“Concertino for Bassoon, Piano and Three Strings” by Jonathan Bartz
Performers: Paula Brusky, bassoon; Wen-Lei Gu, violin; Eliza Thomason, viola; Desiree Miller, cello; Kay Kim, Piano

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“What about you?” by Lewis Nielson
Performers:  Paula Brusky, bassoon; Christopher Otto, violin; Emily Dufour, cello

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“American Nights” by Arthur Gottschalk
Performers: Paula Brusky, bassoon; Wen-Lei Gu, violin; Kay Kim, piano

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“8 Miniatures for Flute, Bassoon, Violin and Piano” by Stefan Cwik
Performers: Michael Williams, flute; Paula Brusky, bassoon; Wen-Lei Gu, violin; Kay Kim, piano

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Boismortier Sonata

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Composer: Joseph Bodin Boismortier
Title: Sonata in G, Op 50 No 2
Artists: Paula Brusky, bassoon; Terence Charlston, harpsichord
Recorded: Appleton, Wisconsin in 2010

Movement 1 – Largo

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Movement 2 – Allemanda Allegro

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Movement 3 – Largo

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Movement 4 – Giga

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I had the honor of playing with Terence when he was visiting Lawrence University.

Beethoven Duo

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Composer: Beethoven
Title: Duo No. 2 for Clarinet and Bassoon
Artists: Andrew Doyle, clarinet; Paula Brusky, bassoon
Recorded: Sydney, Australia in 2009

Movement 1

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Movement 2

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Movement 3

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Playing with Andrew was one of my musical highlights in Australia.  We performed together in Sydney Chamber Orchestra and a number of freelance gig.  So for fun we got together to play some Beethoven!