Wind Ensemble to Perform Spring Concert

April 6, 2010

BLOOMINGTON, Ill. –Illinois Wesleyan University's Wind Ensemble will hold its annual spring concert on Sunday, April 11 at 3:00 p.m. at The Bloomington Center for the Performing Arts (600 N. East St., Bloomington).

The concert is free and open to the public.

Under the direction of Professor of Music Steven Eggleston, the Wind Ensemble will perform the following selections: Outdoor Overture by Aaron Copland, Pagaent by Vincent Persichetti, Commando March by Samuel Barber, Third Suite by Robert Jager, Divertimento by Leonard Bernstien, Marimba Concerto by Ney Rosauro, Serenade by Derek Bourgeois and Rocky Point Holiday by Ron Nelson.

The concert will feature Ben Junya, marimba soloist and winner of the first annual Wind Ensemble Solo Competition.

For additional information contact the Cindy Pistone at (309) 556-3346.

Contact: Monica Piotrowski ’10, (309) 556-3181