October 7, 2013
Contact: Erin Bartoletti, (207) 780-5256
USM Wind Ensemble in Concert
WHO: The University of Southern Maine (USM) School of Music presents the USM Wind Ensemble, conducted by Peter Martin, USM professor of music.
WHAT: The USM Wind Ensemble is an acclaimed collection of students who have established a tradition of performing both classic works and modern experimental combinations. In this performance the ensemble will feature both traditional and contemporary works including: an antiphonal piece by Italian composer Andrea Gabrieli; a brass and percussion piece by Karel Husa, Pulitzer Prize-winning composer; Academy Award-winning composer Malcolm Arnold’s “Trevelyan Suite;” modern works by American composer John Mackey; and a high-energy piece by John Philip Sousa, among others.
WHEN: 2 p.m., Sunday, Oct. 20
WHERE: Corthell Concert Hall, USM Gorham campus, 37 College Ave., Gorham, Maine
TICKETS: $8 general admission; $5 students, seniors, USM alumni and employees. Make reservations online at http://usm.maine.edu/music/boxoffice or call the USM Music Box Office at (207) 780-5555. For special accommodations call (207) 780-5142, TTY (207) 780-5646.
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