IWU Wind Ensemble to Perform Spring Concert
April 4, 2006
BLOOMINGTON, Ill. - The Illinois Wesleyan University School of Music's Wind Ensemble
will perform a concert on Tuesday, April 11 at 8 p.m. The concert, which will be
held in Westbrook Auditorium of Presser Hall, is free and open to the public.
Under the direction of Steven Eggleston, professor of music, the ensemble will perform
the following pieces: Jennifer Higdon's Fanfare Ritmico, Eric Whitaker's Cloudburst, David Dzubay's Ra!, Percy Aldridge Grainger's six movement work Lincolnshire Posy, Scott Lindroth's Spin Cycle and John Williams' Battle in the Forest, from the Star Wars score.
Although this is not its premiere performance, Fanfare Ritmico, commissioned through IWU's Alpha Lambda chapter of Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia, was composed
specifically for the Wind Ensemble.
For more information, contact the Illinois Wesleyan University Orchestra Office at
Contact: Rebecca Welzenbach, (309) 556-3181