Avanti Wind Quintet Performs April 1

Avanti Wind Quintet

The Avanti Wind Quintet will perform Tuesday, April 1 at 8 p.m. in Bezanson Recital Hall.

Composed of music faculty members, the group includes Christopher Krueger, flute; Fredric T. Cohen, oboe; Michael Sussman, clarinet; Laura Klock, horn, and Stephen Walt, bassoon. 

This is Klock’s final concert with the Avanti Wind Quintet as she is retiring at the end of the spring semester.

The program features a world premiere of Allen Shawn’s “Wind Quintet #3,” written for the Avanti, as well as Fred Lerdahl’s “Episodes and Refrains,” and Ingolf Dahl’s “Allegro and Arioso.”

Tickets are $10 general public, $3 UMass students, $5 other students, children and seniors and are available at the Fine Arts Center Box Office, 545-2511, or at fac.umass.edu/musicanddance.