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 SheldonÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Ã¢â‚¬Å“Visions of Flight,Ã¢â‚¬Â Pierre LaPlanteÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Ã¢â‚¬Å“Prairie Songs,Ã¢â‚¬Â Ã¢â‚¬Å“Hymn for BandÃ¢â‚¬Â by Hugh Stuart, Michael DaughertyÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Ã¢â‚¬Å“Alligator AlleyÃ¢â‚¬Â and Ã¢â‚¬Å“Golden VanityÃ¢â‚¬Â by Ralph Vaughn Williams.
The Flute Quintet will perform HaydnÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Ã¢â‚¬Å“Suite in C: Flute Clock PiecesÃ¢â‚¬Â while the Brass Choir will perform three pieces, including William ByrdÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Ã¢â‚¬Å“The Earl of OxfordÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s MarcheÃ¢â‚¬Â and Dietrich BuxtehudeÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Ã¢â‚¬Å“Fanfare and Chorus.Ã¢â‚¬Â
Two saxophone quartets will perform during the concert. One quartet will perform BachÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Ã¢â‚¬Å“Prelude and Fugue No. 7 from the Well-Tempered ClavierÃ¢â‚¬Â while another performs Faustin et Maurice JeanjeanÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Ã¢â‚¬Å“Quatuor pour saxophones.Ã¢â‚¬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.