Ruth Singer, flute, and David Ponder, harp

Friday, March 2, 2018 — 5:30pm
Music of Paradis, Lauber, Persichetti, and Ibert

Program: 
SicilienneMaria Theresia Paradis (1759 – 1824)
Danses Medievales
     Rigaudon     Mascarade
     Pavane
     Gaillarde
Joseph Lauber (1864 – 1952)
Serenade No. 10 for Flute & Harp
     Larghetto
     Allegro comodo
     Andante grazioso
     Allegretto
     Scherzando
     Adagietto
     Vivo
Vincent Persichetti (1915 – 1987)
Entr’acteJacques Ibert (1890 – 1962)

David Glen Ponder, is a diverse musician having been featured as a soloist with orchestra as a pianist, harpist, violist and singer. Mr. Ponder has performed on the stages of Kennedy Center’s Concert Hall, the Library of Congress, and the U.S. Capital. David did his undergraduate work in piano and received a Bachelor of Music degree from the University of Northern Iowa and a Master of Music degree from the Peabody Conservatory of Music where his focus was harp.

Ruth Singer is a flutist, harpist, and singer, soloist, chamber player, and orchestral musician, Ruth Singer has performed in orchestras and chamber groups throughout the country, in Carnegie Hall, the World Olympics, in castles of Europe, and on the shores of the Mediterranean. Serving as Harpist-in-Residence of Christus St. Vincent Hospital, she is honored to provide support for the healing and well-being of patients, families, friends, and staff.