April 17 2007
The Concert Band is under the direction of Dennis Ballard. Also on the podium during the Concert Band portion of the program will be Kevin Swift, graduate conductor, and student conductors Karie Swift, Aaron Stoelting and Matt Lindley.
Among the works to be performed by the Concert Band are Carl Strommenâ€™s â€œFlourish for a Celebration,â€ â€œBrighton Beach Marchâ€ by William Latham, Fred Allenâ€™s â€œBosnian Folk Songs,â€ â€œThe Light Eternalâ€ by James Swearingen, â€œAmerican Riversongsâ€ by Pierre LaPlante and â€œNot Afraid to Dreamâ€ by Brian Balmages.
Symphonic Band Brass, under the direction of Daniel Peo, will perform â€œBeethoven for Brass: A Suiteâ€ while the Brass Quintet performs three madrigals from â€œThe Triumphs of Oriana.â€ The Simply Blue Saxophone Quartet will perform David Maslankaâ€™s â€œMountain Roads.â€
Admission is free and open to the public. For more information, please contact the music department at (812) 237-2772.
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, Symphonic Band Brass, Brass Quintet and Simply Blue Saxophone Quartet will present a concert at 7:30 p.m. April 19 in Tilson Auditorium.