Senior Bachelor of Music Recital

On March 19th I finally cleared this hurdle and completed the capstone requirement for the UC Santa Cruz Bachelor of Music program! A big thanks to all the family and friends that came out, and especially to all the accompanists, musicians, and sound engineers who helped put the performance on.

Concierto de Aranjuez – Joaquin Rodrigo

“Sometime, Somewhere, Somehow” – Takuya Kuroda (Performed by UCSC Jazz Combo)

“Expectations” – original composition



Fantasie en Mib by J. Ed. Barat

Sonata for Trumpet and Piano by Eric Ewazen, Movement II

Trumpet Concerto in Eb Major by J. N. Hummel, Movements I & III
Piece for Brass Quintet by Camellia Boutros – performed by the UCSC Brass Quintet

Ave Maria by Franz Schubert, with harp accompaniment

Concierto de Aranjuez by Joaquin Rodrigo

– Intermission –

Strasbourg/St. Denis by Roy Hargrove

Sometime, Somewhere, Somehow by Takuya Kuroda

Expectations by Camellia Boutros



Marina Thomas, piano

Jennifer Cass, harp

UCSC Brass Quintet

Benjamin Ran, trumpet

Marissa DaCosta, French horn

Breanna Baltaxe Admony, trombone

Daniel Kirsner, tuba

UCSC Jazz Combo

Aaron Godinez, piano

Henry Wilson, vibraphone

Nelsen Hutchison, guitar

Kumi Maxson, upright bass

Gabe Meacham, electric bass

Evan O’Brien, saxophone

Michael Morales, drum kit

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