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Wagner Society of Dallas

Chamber Music for Clarinet, Viola and Piano


Will Whitmire Sings Schumann
Chamber Music for Clarinet, Viola and Piano
Schubert's Winterreise
Wagner's Birthday Party

Wagner Society of Dallas

April Concert
Music for Clarinet, Viola and Piano

A Recital of Chamber Music by Bruch, Schumann, Brahms, Glazunov and Mozart

Brent Buemi, Clarinet
April Kondrat, Viola
David Morgan, Piano

April 19, 2008
 3:00 pm

at the home of
Dorothea Kelley,
4806 Drexel Drive,
Dallas, TX


Wagner Society of Dallas: Max Bruch
Wagner Society of Dallas: Robert Schumann
Wagner Society of Dallas: Brahms in 1890
Wagner Society of Dallas: Mozart

Music for
Clarinet, Viola and Piano


for clarinet, viola, and piano
Op. 83, No. 8 - Max Bruch
Buemi, Kondrat, Morgan

Op. 113, No. 1 - Robert Schumann
Kondrat, Morgan

Sonata for piano and clarinet,
Op. 120, No. 2 - Johannes Brahms
1 Allegro amabile
2 Allegro appassionata
3 Andante con moto
(theme and variations)
Buemi, Morgan

Alexander Glazunov
Kondrat, Morgan

Trio for clarinet, viola, and piano
K. 498 - W. A. Mozart
1 Andante
2 Menuetto
3 Allegretto
Buemi, Kondrat, Morgan

Light Refreshments after the music. A $10.00 donation would be welcome.

Wagner Society of Dallas: Chamber Music for Clarinet, Viola and Piano with David Morgan, April Kondrat and Brent Buemi

Wagner Society of Dallas: David Morgan, Piano
David Morgan: Piano

Wagner Society of Dallas: April Kondrat, Viola
April Kondrat: Viola

Wagner Society of Dallas: Brent Buemi, Clarinet
Brent Buemi: Clarinet

Wagner Society of Dallas: Program Chairman Herbert Massey
Program Chairman Herbert Massey

Wagner Society of Dallas: Cash Keahey and Virginia Abdo
Cash Keahey and Virginia Abdo

Wagner Society of Dallas: Chamber Music Recital at the home of Dorothea Kelley
At the Home of Dorothea Kelley

Wagner Society of Dallas: April Kondrat, David Morgan and Brent Buemi
A Job Well Done

Wagner Society of Dallas: Brent Buemi

Wagner Society of Dallas: Buemi, Morgan and Kondrat Confer before the Recital

WSD Events Calendar

Feb 10, 2007 with the Puccini Society of Dallas, at the Edgemere. 4:00 pm
Feb 15, 18M, 21 and 24, 2007 Lohengrin - performed by The Dallas Opera
March 17, 2007 Klaus Peter Flor and Laura Ayers perform Wagner's Wesendonck Lieder
March 3, 2007 The Dallas Opera's annual Vocal Competition
April 11-13, 2008 Ann Petty and Metroplex Opera presents Sigmund Rhomburg's The Student Prince at the Lakewood Theater
April 19, 2008 David Morgan: Chamber Music for Clarinet, Viola and Piano.
May 3, 2008 Schubert's Winterreise sung by Albert Meisenbacn with pianist Kiyoshi Tamagawa

It's That Time Again!

Please Renew your Membership in
the Wagner Society of Dallas

Annual Membership Fee is $35 Per Person

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Welcome to The Wagner Society of Dallas. You know, as Texans, we're bound to strive for being the biggest and best of all the Wagner groups in the world over.

My hope, in addition, is that we ensure your attendance and participation by offering an interesting, stimulating, and enjoyable array of meetings, recitals, and travel. Let us know if you have suggestions for future activities, and do make an effort to join in during the coming months with your membership, attendance, and above all joy of being with fellow Wagner aficionados.

Roger Carroll
President of the Wagner Society of Dallas

The Wagner Society of Dallas - Virginia R. Abdo and Dr. James T. Wheeler,

The Wagner Society of Dallas is devoted to furthering the enjoyment and appreciation of the music of Richard Wagner. The Dallas group is one of many Wagner Societies all over the world. It is a non-profit organization open to anyone who enjoys the works of Richard Wagner and who would like to participate in the Society’s activities.

The Wagner Society of Dallas has monthly meetings and programs which feature recitals, lectures, video screenings, receptions for opera singers and personalities, and trips to Wagner performances in other cities. We welcome music lovers who are already familiar with Wagner’s works as well as those who may want to become more knowledgeable about Wagner’s music.

Member Benefits include attendance at programs, our newsletter, discount on books and CD’s, advance notice of events and selected ticket services, receipt of the Membership Directory, ticket allotments to Bayreuth, and an active link with fellow Wagnerians throughout the world.


The Wagner Society of Dallas

PO Box 25201
Dallas, TX 75225-0201
(214) 363-6070

Virginia R. Abdo and
Dr. James T. Wheeler

email: WSD@

Digital Photos on this website, unless otherwise noted,
copyright Edward P. Flaspoehler, JR

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Many Wagner Society of Dallas members fondly remember Sheila Jones Harms, who was an active member of the organization, and who presented many interesting programs and recitals over the years.

Now, WSD member Ed Flaspoehler has completed his biography of Sheila, called The Cold War Soprano: Memoirs of a Singer-Spy.

If you are interested in opera and fine singing, Sheila's biography will surely be of interest to you. Not only will you get an inside glimpse of what it takes to become an opera singer, and learn about the world of opera in Post- WWII Vienna, but, because Sheila and her husband Werner, were also CIA agents, you will get a look at the Cold War from a personal point of view.

You can get a copy of Ed's book on the internet at

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