SUU’S Department of Music Presents
Woodwind & Brass Ensembles in Recital
April 2, 2013
Photo credit: SUU's Brass Ensemble in performance. Photo: Asher J. Swan
Southern Utah University, Cedar City, Utah: Bask in the talents of members of SUU Music Ensembles the Department of Music as they presents their end-of-year concerts. The Woodwind and Brass Ensembles will perform in a joint concert on Tuesday, April 2, 2013 at 7:30pm. The performance will take place in the intimate Thorley Recital Hall within SUU’s Music Building. Admission is free, and all are welcome to attend.
SUU’s Woodwind Ensemble will perform exciting renditions of classic and popular musical selections. Under the direction of Dr. Virginia Stitt, the Woodwind Ensemble will perform classical favorites including the ever-popular Rage Over a Lost Penny by Ludwig van Beethoven, Fugue in C Minor by J.S. Bach, Sonata by Gherardeschi, and Rumba by Chris Allen.
With Dr. Adam Lambert as director, the Brass Ensemble will perform lively selections including Ben Buxton’s Two-Step, George Washington’s Birthday Party, and Broadway One-Step (by Karl King), all arranged by Andy Clark. They will also perform Quintet 3, Vivo by Victor Ewald, Largo by Oscar Bohme, and Frost Fire by Eric Ewazen. The Brass Ensemble is comprised of Dr. Lambert, Laura Bird, and Trevor Walker on trumpet, Chris Reynolds on French horn, Branden Decker and Michelle Lambert on trombone, and Sam Ahlstrom on tuba.Enjoy a variety of music from some of the most talented musicians Southern Utah University has to offer. This concert is presented by the Southern Utah University Music Department. For more information on the SUU College of Performing and Visual Arts events, please call the Arts Hotline at (435) 865-8800, or visit www.suu.edu/arts.