Matt Van  Brink - composer, pianist, lyricist, educator
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July 3, 2017


Swan Lake Fantasy (Tchaikovsky) Suite for Piano on Themes from Tchaikovsky's Op.20
Songs of Stephen Foster violin and piano
A medley of Stephen Foster tunes
Arrangements for Polkastra on "I Do: The Wedding Album"
violin, trumpet, horn, contrabassoon, accordion and percussion
- Flumpet Voluntary (Jeremiah Clarke's "Trumpet Voluntary")
- Bridle Chorus (Wagner's "Bridal Chorus" arranged in equine fashion)
- J.S. Bachelor Party (A quodlibet of Bach's "Wachet Auf" & "Jesu Joy")
- Canon in D, Mostly (Bluegrass arrangement of Pachelbel's "Canon in D")
- Shotgun Wedding March (Mendelssohn's "Wedding March")
Arrangements for Polkastra on "Apolkalypse Now!"
violin, trumpet, horn, contrabassoon, accordion and percussion
- Light as a Feather Polka (J. Strauss's Op.319 "Leichtes Blut")
- Ludwig van Polka (A medley of Beethoven tunes)
- Allegro a la polka (Smetana's String Quartet, "II. Allegro a la polka")
- The Hora! The Hora! (Charles Prouché's J. Strauss's "Rumanian Song and Kolo")
Ride of the Polkyries (Wagner)violin, trumpet, horn, contrabassoon, accordion and percussion
A polka medley of tunes from Siegfried, Tannhauser, Lohengrin, and Die Walküre for Polkastra
Turceasca (Perapaskero)
string quintet
Ich Habe Genug (J.S. Bach) cello & piano / or viola & piano
Le Tombeau de Couperin (Ravel) violin and piano / or violin, cello, and piano
Bowfire Sabre Dance (Khatchaturian) 10 violins, piano, guitar, bass & drums
Arrangement of Khatchaturian's Sabre Dance for Bowfire