October 5 2007
The Concert Band will be under the direction of Dennis Ballard and Doug Keiser. Also on the podium during the Concert Band portion of the program will be student conductors Kyle Govert, Lowell; Melissa James, Crestwood, Ill.; Veronica Lattis, Rising Sun; and Chris Haddad, Bloomington.
Among the works to be performed by the Concert Band are Robert Sheldonâ€™s â€œVisions of Flight,â€ Pierre LaPlanteâ€™s â€œPrairie Songs,â€ â€œHymn for Bandâ€ by Hugh Stuart, Michael Daughertyâ€™s â€œAlligator Alleyâ€ and â€œGolden Vanityâ€ by Ralph Vaughn Williams.
The Flute Quintet will perform Haydnâ€™s â€œSuite in C: Flute Clock Piecesâ€ while the Brass Choir will perform three pieces, including William Byrdâ€™s â€œThe Earl of Oxfordâ€™s Marcheâ€ and Dietrich Buxtehudeâ€™s â€œFanfare and Chorus.â€
Two saxophone quartets will perform during the concert. One quartet will perform Bachâ€™s â€œPrelude and Fugue No. 7 from the Well-Tempered Clavierâ€ while another performs Faustin et Maurice Jeanjeanâ€™s â€œQuatuor pour saxophones.â€
Admission is free and open to the public. For more information, contact the music department at (812) 237-2771.
Contact: Doug Keiser, associate professor of music, (812) 237-2749
Writer: Paula Meyer, ISU Communications & Marketing, (812) 237-3783, firstname.lastname@example.org
The Indiana State University Concert Band, along with three chamber ensembles, will present a concert at 4 p.m. Oct. 14 in Tilson Auditorium.