October 5, 2021

Wells School of Music’s Wind Ensemble & Wind Symphony Perform on October 7Wind Ensemble

West Chester University’s Wind Ensemble and Wind Symphony come together for their first LIVE performance in some 20 months! The program on Thursday, October 7, at 8:15 p.m. takes place in the Emilie K. Asplundh Concert Hall, Philips Memorial Building, 700 S. High Street, West Chester. The concert is also available to be streamed through the following link: https://vimeo.com/wsom

Under the direction of professor M. Gregory Martin, the Wind Symphony will begin its program with Paul Dukas’ Fanfare ‘La Peri,’ followed by Kimberly Archer’s Common Threads, and concluding its portion with Alfred Reed’s Second Suite for Band, ‘Latino-Americano.’

Under the direction of professor Andrew Yozviak, the Wind Ensemble program includes Cindy McTee’s playful Notezart, followed by Carlos Simon’s Sweet Chariot and the world premiere of WCU alumna Christina George’s Learning to Stay. James David’s Ghosts of the Old Year will finish this exciting evening of music.

Remaining concerts this semester for the Wind Ensemble & Wind Symphony include:

  • Wind Ensemble – Sunday, October 31 at 3 p.m.
  • Wind Symphony & Concert Band – Sunday, November 21 at 7 p.m.
  • Wind Ensemble – Sunday, December 12 at 3 p.m.

All faculty, staff, students, and visitors, regardless of vaccination status, are required to wear a mask that covers the nose and mouth when indoors. Face masks may be worn when outdoors, but it is not an obligation of this policy notice. Mask and COVID-19 safety measures at West Chester University will continue to be updated here. Please check ahead for updated information before attending your performance.

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