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Concerts with Commentary

The Concerts with Commentary series features award-winning music faculty who not only perform with excellence, but also share the cultural background and historical context of the repertoire and composers represented on the series.  Each concert focuses on a different genre, or specific composer or group of instruments.  Concerts are free and open to the public.

The 2020-21 Concerts with Commentary series will be broadcast via the University of Tulsa YouTube Channel. Click the concert title link to access the recital; concerts are streamed 7:30 p.m. on the day of the concert and will also be available after the date as well.

It’s a Global Affair

April 29, 2021
7:30 p.m. (CST) — Virtual Live Event

Lorelei Barton, harp
John Rush, flute
Maureen O’Boyle, violin
Paulo Eskitch, viola




Vintage Wildflowers in Concert

November 5, 2020
7:30 p.m. (CST) — Virtual Live Event

Dana Fitzgerald Maher, Celtic harp, piano, vocals and Irish whistle
Audrey McSperitt Schmidt, vocals, guitar, bodhran and flute
Abby Bozarth, fiddle, vocals and accordion


Schubert Winterreise

October 22, 2020
7:30 p.m. (CST) — Virtual Live Event (YouTube)

Kim Childs, tenor
Stuart Deaver, piano


French Delicacies

January 21, 2021
7:30 p.m. (CST) — Virtual Live Event

Judith Pannill Raiford, soprano
Brady McElligott, bass-baritone and piano


Available for download

Concert Program
Concert Translation



Beethoven’s Eroica Variations

February 4, 2021
7:30 p.m. (CST) — Virtual Live Event

Stuart Deaver, piano


Concert Program