Symphony Band Concert: 'American Epitaphs and Tributes'

Event Details

February 27, 2018
7:30 pm

Fine Arts Center Concert Hall

UMass Amherst Campus

Handicap access available
Admission: 
$10 general, $5 students/seniors, UMass students free
Contact:
Music & Dance Dept.
413-577-2154

The Department of Music and Dance presents the Symphony Band in a performance led by graduate conductor Matthew Sypek in the culminating project of his master's degree. Titled "American Epitaphs and Tributes," Sypek and the band explore the different ways composers have immortalized American historical figures and events through sound.

Early Light - Bremer, 'The Alcotts' from Symphony No. 2 - Ives, Melodious Thunk - Biedenbender, In Memorium - Sousa, Symphony for Band 'West Point' - Gould, Matthew Westgate, Director of Wind Studies.

Event Category

Music Music Performance