Symphonic Winds Spring Concert

April 9, 2012 

BLOOMINGTON, Ill. – On Saturday, April 14, the Illinois Wesleyan School of Music will present a concert by the Symphonic Winds. The event, which is free and open to the public, will take place at 7:30 p.m. in Westbrook Auditorium of Presser Hall (1210 N. Park St., Bloomington).

Conducted by Roger Garrett, assistant professor of music, the ensemble will perform Old Wine in New Bottles by Gordon Jacob, Il Pasticcio Overture by William P. Latham, Elegy by John Barnes Chance, Dreams of a Psychopath by Michael Francis, Emblem of Unity March J.J. Richards, Third Suite by Robert Jager, Salvation is Created by Pavel Tschesnokoff and arragned by Bruce H. Housknecht, Euphoria by John Frantzen and Fandango by Frank Perkins, arranged by Floyd E. Werle.

Comprised of students of all majors, the Symphonic Winds is one of two wind ensembles that perform in concert at Illinois Wesleyan University. The group gives three to four concerts a year, often sharing a concert with the Wind Ensemble and occasionally performing off-campus in the Bloomington-Normal area.

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

Contact: Kristin Fields, '12, (309) 556-3181,