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Symphony Band & Percussion Ensemble: "Variants"

UMass Percussion Ensemble

The UMass Symphony Band performs music filled with variations of all kinds, including Percy Grainger's masterpiece of colorful collected folk tunes, Lincolnshire Posy. The UMass Percussion Ensemble performs the first half, featuring two masterworks by Alejandro Viñao.

Conductors: Matthew Westgate & Ayano Kataoka

Tickets: $10 general, $5 students/seniors, UMass students FREE

Circuits - Cindy McTee (Jared Bloch, graduate conductor)

Variants on a Medieval Tune - Norman Dello Joio (Matthew Sypek, graduate conductor)

Rhosymedre - Vaughan Williams (Jared Bloch, graduate conductor)

Suite Dreams - Steven Bryant

Lincolnshire Posy - Grainger

Short Movement Written During a Snowstorm - Michael Laurello

Musique de Tables - Thierry de Mey

Arabesco Infinito - Viñao

Water - Viñao