Wind Ensemble to Perform
BLOOMINGTON, Ill. — Illinois Wesleyan University’s Wind Ensemble will hold its first performance of 2019 on Friday, Feb. 15 at 7:30 p.m. in Presser
Hall’s Westbrook Auditorium.
The ensemble will perform works by well-known composers Dmitri Shostakovich, Aram
Khachaturian and Johann Sebastian Bach. The concert is free and open to the public.
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