Wind Ensemble to Feature Winner of 2019 Solo Competition
BLOOMINGTON, Ill. — Illinois Wesleyan University’s Wind Ensemble will hold a concert
on Friday, April 5 at 7:30 p.m. in Presser Hall’s Westbrook Auditorium. This event
is free and open to the public.
This ensemble of top wind and percussion students will perform a variety of pieces,
and will feature music education major Lindsay Ring ’21, winner of the 2019 Wind Ensemble
Solo Competition, on euphonium.
Led by Visiting Assistant Professor of Music Lev Ivanov, the Wind Ensemble has been
part of Illinois Wesleyan University’s School of Music since 1979. The ensemble, comprised
of top wind and percussion students, has worked with Pulitzer Prize winning composers
and tours regularly. In past years, the ensemble has played at the College Band Directors
National Association Conference and the Illinois Music Educators Association Conference.
For additional information, please contact the School of Music at (309) 556-3061.
By Rachel McCarthy ’21