MSU Band Concert "Classics"
- Sunday, November 2, 2014 from 3:00pm to 4:30pm
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The MSU Wind Symphony and University Band will present an afternoon concert featuring some of the best-known classic band compositions of all time. The program will include, Holst's First Suite, Four Dances from West Side Story, The finale from Dvorak's "New World" Symphony, American Overture for Band, and the American Emblem March. Mid-concert entertainment and post-concert reception are provided by the National Honor Band Fraternity of Kappa Kappa Psi. The bands are conducted by Dr. Nathan Stark, director of the "Spirit of the West" marching band.
The University Band is a campus-wide ensemble open to students of all majors as well as members of the campus community. The group rehearses three times a week to prepare for performances, which the most popular (and fun) music in the concert band repertoire. The ensemble accepts new members at the beginning of each semester.
The Wind Symphony represents the strongest student musicians at MSU. As one of the three "flagship ensembles" supported by the School of Music, the Wind Symphony regularly presents new works, features guest performing artists, and plays some of the most difficult and spectacular pieces composed for wind band medium. The ensemble performs at MSU commencement ceremonies and accepts new members by audition only.
The concert is at 3:00pm on Sunday, November 2nd. Admission to the concert is $5 for students and $10 general. Tickets are available online or at the door. Parking at MSU is free on Sunday.For more information or to acquire ticket vouchers for MSU band concerts, please conduct us at email@example.com.
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