© 2019 by Justin Vickers.

Recent & Upcoming Performances & Conferences

 

 

24 February 2015

 

English Song & German Lied –– Recital

          Justin Vickers, tenor & Tuyen Tonnu, piano

          Song-cycles of Ludwig van Beethoven, Priaulx Rainier, Benjamin Britten, Ivor Gurney, and Arnold Schoenberg

          Kemp Recital Hall, Illinois State University

          Normal, Illinois

 

10 March 2015

 

"In Flander's Fields" –– 1915: Music, Memory, and the Great War Centenary Conference

          Justin Vickers, tenor & Geoffrey Duce, piano

          Christina Bashford  |  Bill Brooks  |  Gayle Sherwood Magee (Convenors)

          University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

 

13 March 2015

 

Benjamin Britten –– Nocturne for tenor, seven obligato instruments, and strings

Britten –– "Now sleeps the crimson petal"

Ian Hobson, Conductor

Sinfonia da Camera

Great Hall, Krannert Center for the Performing Arts

Urbana, Illinois

 

22 March 2015

 

J.S. Bach –– St. Matthew's Passion (Evangelist)

     St. Matthew Passion: Drama, Religion, and the Baroque (Symposium)

          Elyse Nelson-Winger, Chaplain  |  Adriana Ponce, Musicologist

          Illinois Wesleyan University Chamber Players and Festival Choir

          Evelyn Chapel

          Bloomington, Illinois

 

31 March 2015

 

Steven Stucky –– The Stars and the Roses (2013), for tenor and sextet

          Justin Vickers, tenor

          RED NOTE New Music Festival – with Guest Artist Steven Stucky

          Kemp Recital Hall, Illinois State University

          Normal, Illinois

 

3 April 2015

 

Jonathan Green –– Amore cieco (2014)*

          Justin Vickers, tenor & R. Kent Cook, piano

          *world première performance of a song-cycle of Michelangelo poetry

          RED NOTE New Music Festival

          Kemp Recital Hall, Illinois State University

          Normal, Illinois

 

12 April 2015

 

"Cycle for Declamation" (John Donne), Priaulx Rainier

          Justin Vickers, tenor  (unaccompanied song cycle)

          Aldeburgh Parish Church of St. Peter and St. Paul

          Aldeburgh, Suffolk, United Kingdom

 

14 April 2015

 

RECITAL: Justin Vickers, tenor & Lucy Walker, piano

          Song-cycles of Benjamin Britten, Michael Tippett, and Judith Weir –– Lecture-Recital

          Aldeburgh Parish Church of St. Peter and St. Paul

          Aldeburgh, Suffolk, United Kingdom

          *Sponsored as part of the "Britten's Words" Temporary Exhibition of the Britten-Pears Foundation

 

16 April 2015

 

RECITAL: Justin Vickers, tenor & Lucy Walker, piano

          Song-cycles of Ivor Gurney, Benjamin Britten, Priaulx Rainier, Michael Tippett, and Judith Weir

          "The State We're In": Directions in Researching Post-1900 British Music (Convenor: Christopher Mark)

          Ivy Arts Centre, University of Surrey

          Guildford, Surrey, United Kingdom

 

17 April 2015

 

PAPER: Justin Vickers

          "Continentalism and Darkness in Benjamin Britten’s Sechs HoĢˆlderlin-Fragmente"

          "The State We're In": Directions in Researching Post-1900 British Music (Convenor: Christopher Mark)

          University of Surrey

          Guildford, Surrey, United Kingdom

 

3 May 2015

 

RECITAL: Justin Vickers, tenor & R. Kent Cook, piano

          Song-cycles of Ludwig van Beethoven, Benjamin Britten, Michael Tippett, and John Harbison

          Central Christian Church Recital Series

          Indianapolis, Indiana

 

1, 3 November 2019

 

Michael Tippett – A Child of Our Time

          Justin Vickers, tenor        

          Karyl Carlson, Conductor

          Illinois State University Symphony Orchestra and Concert Choir

          Concert Hall, Center for the Performing Arts

          Illinois State University

          Normal, Illinois