Symphonic Winds and University Choir Concert

Symphonic Winds Poster

Feb. 6, 2013        

BLOOMINGTON, Ill. – The Illinois Wesleyan University School of Music’s Symphonic Winds and University Choir will perform at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 8, in Westbrook Auditorium in Presser Hall (1210 N. Park Street).  The concert is free and open to the public.

Jonathan Green, provost and dean of faculty, will conduct the University Choir in works by Pierre Certon, Gabriel Fauré, Maurice Ravel and himself.

Roger Garrett, assistant professor of music, will conduct the Symphonic Winds in pieces by Henry Fillmore, Hugo Alfvén, Adolph Schreiner and Gordon Jacob.

The University Choir is a larger mixed choir open to all Illinois Wesleyan University students after a preliminary placement hearing.  The choir performs sacred and secular choral literature of different styles and periods.

The Symphonic Winds is an auditioned ensemble of music majors and other liberal arts students, that performs a variety of sophisticated concert band compositions.

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

Contact: Justin Feng, ‘15 (309) 556-3181, univcomm@iwu.edu