Symphonic Winds, Jazz Lab to Perform Joint Concert

March 29, 2016

BLOOMINGTON, Ill. – Illinois Wesleyan University’s Symphonic Winds and Jazz Lab Ensemble will present a concert on April 7 at 7:30 p.m. in Westbrook Auditorium. The event is free and open to the public.

The Symphonic Winds, an ensemble of approximately 50 students, is directed by Professor of Music Ed Risinger. Their program will include Chorale and Shaker Dance by John Zdechlik, Hymn to the Fallen, composed by John Williams for the film Saving Private Ryan, and Them Basses by Getty H. Huffine. The Jazz Lab Ensemble, directed by Assistant Professor of Music Tim Pitchford, features music and non-music majors performing many styles of jazz music.

By Emily Phelps ’19