Wind Ensembles to Give Concert

January 28, 2008

BLOOMINGTON, Ill. – The Illinois Wesleyan University Wind Ensemble will perform with the Normal Community West High School Wind Ensemble in a concert on Friday, Feb. 8. The event will take place at 7:30 p.m. in Westbrook Auditorium of Presser Hall (1210 N. Park St., Bloomington) and is free and open to the public.

The Normal Community West Wind Ensemble, conducted by Lisa Preston, will perform “Molly on the Shore” by Percy Aldridge Grainger, “Achat Sha’alti” by Paul Schoenfield, and “Yiddish Dances” by Adam Gorb.

The Illinois Wesleyan Wind Ensemble, conducted by Professor of Music Steven Eggleston, will play “Lollapalooza” by John Adams, “Paris Sketches” by Martin Ellerby, “Colonial Song” by Percy Grainger, and “Country Band March” by Charles Ives.

For additional information, contact the School of Music office at (309) 556-3061.

 Contact: Jessica Block, (309) 556-3181