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01Dec
University of Arizona Wind Ensemble & Wind Symphony Performance
7:30 PM - 11:59 PM University of Arizona
Date: December 01, 2016 to December 01, 2016
Where: University of Arizona, 1401 E University, Tucson, Arizona, United States, 85721
Phone: N/A
Event Type: Concerts & Music
Ticket Price: N/A

The Wind Ensemble is under the direction of Director of Bands Chad R. Nicholson. The Wind Symphony is under the direction of Associate Director of Bands Chad Shoopman. Sharing the podium with the Wind Ensemble will be master's conducting student Clifton Weston. Sharing the podium with the Wind Symphony will be master's conducting student Evan Gibson.

The University of Arizona Wind Symphony will perform a wide variety of classic and contemporary works for wind band on the first half of the concert. Works include, "The Sinfonians" by Clifton Williams, "Sòlas Ané" by Samuel Hazo, "Cajun Folk Songs" by Frank Ticheli, Elegy for a Young American by Ronald LoPresti, and "Metroplex: Three Postcards from Manhattan" by Robert Sheldon.

The University of Arizona Wind Ensemble continues to champion modern music through commissions, and this concert will feature a consortium premiere of a new large-scale symphony for wind band. Composer David Dzubay (Indiana University) has recently finished his Symphony No. 2, "Through a Glass, Darkly," and this marks the second performance of the piece since its completion in late September. Other works to be performed on the concert are Morton Lauridsen's "O Magnum Mysterium," "La Peri Fanfare," by Paul Dukas and Alberto Ginastera's "Danza Final."Audience: 

All

Price: 

$10, 7, 5
Where

Campus: 

Main Campus

Location: 
Fred Fox School of Music, Crowder Hall Tucson , AZ
United States

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contact info & links

Department/Unit: 

College of Fine Arts Fred Fox School of Music

Contact Person: 

Fred Fox School of Music

Contact's Phone: 

520-621-1162


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