Dual Sopranos Concert
Nov. 4, 2013
BLOOMINGTON, Ill.— The Illinois Wesleyan School of Music will host a concert for two
junior sopranos, theatre arts major Chloe Bluml and vocal performance major Ainsley
Klug, on Saturday, November 9 at 5 p.m. in Westbrook Auditorium, located in Presser
Hall (1210 Park St., Bloomington). The event, which will be presented as a part of
the Student Concert Series, is free and open to the public.
Bluml and Klug will present selections from their operatic repertoires they have accumulated
as students at IWU. Piano accompaniment for the vocalists will be provided by Lu Witzig
and Gretchen Church, respectively.
Bluml will perform “O komme, hold Sommernact” by Johannes Brahms; “Mondnacht” by Robert
Schumann; “Orpheus with his Lute” by William Schumann; “Monica’s Waltz” from The Medium by Gian Carlo Menotti; “Selve amiche, ombrose piante” by Antonio Caldara; “Batti,
batti o bel Masetto” from Don Giovanni; “Art is Calling for Me” from The Enchantress by Victor Hector and “Wishing You Were Somehow Here Again” from The Phantom of the Opera by Andrew Lloyd- Weber.
Klug’s performance will feature “Die Lotosblume” by Robert Schumann; “Mein gläubiges
Herze” by Johann Sebastian Bach; “Il mio bel foco” by Benedetto Marcello; “La Zingara”
by Gaetano Donizetti; “Le Secret” and “Les Berceaux” by Gabriel Fauré; “Take, O Take
These Lips Away” by Amy Marcy Cheney Beach and “Love’s Philosophy” by Roger Quilter.
For additional information regarding the concert, contact the School of Music at (309)-556-3061.
Contact: Hannah Dhue, ’15, (309) 556-3181, firstname.lastname@example.org