Wind Ensemble to perform

December 5, 2004

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The Wind Ensemble will perform in concert on Thursday, Dec. 9 at 8 p.m. in the Fine Arts Center Concert Hall. The concert will feature five pieces by renowned composers.

The wind ensemble will perform Grammy nominee Eric Whitacre’s “Noisy Wheels of Joy,” Donald Grantham’s 9/11 tribute “Come, memory…,” Percy Grainger’s “Lincolnshire Posy,” and “After a Gentle Rain” by Anthony Iannaccone. Pulitzer prize winner Karel Husa’s “Concerto for Percussion and Wind Ensemble” will feature student soloists Seth Adams, Olin Johannessen, Jeff Jones, Nick Mechak, and Jeff Tietze.

Admission is $10 general public, $5 for students, elders, and children under 18. Tickets are available at the Fine Arts Box Office (545-2511).