Performance: Wind Ensemble and The Moanin' Frogs
April 14, 2018
Fine Arts Center Concert Hall
UMass Amherst Campus
The Department of Music and Dance presents the UMass Wind Ensemble, under the direction of Matthew Westgate, performing as part of the 36th Annual New England Saxophone Festival, hosted by professors of saxophone Jonathan Hulting-Cohen and Felipe Salles.
Special guests, The Moanin' Frogs, will open the concert and perform with the Wind Ensemble. Stacy Garrop's exciting new work for alto saxophone and wind ensemble, Quicksilver (2017), will feature soloist Jonathan Hulting-Cohen.
The Wind Ensemble will perform:
Sax Heroes - Geiss (featuring the Moanin' Frogs)
Northeastern Suite - Felipe Salles
Quicksilver, Concerto for Saxophone - Stacy Garrop (Jonathan Hulting-Cohen, saxophone) *New England premiere