Wind Ensemble Concert is Thursday

(02-24-2014)

The Adams State University Wind Ensemble will perform at 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 27, in Leon Memorial Hall.

The concert will include Variants on an American Hymn Tune, James Curnow and Old Home Days Charles Ives, arranged by Jonathan Elkus. The songs and sketches assembled in this suite reflect Ives's lifelong love of familiar tunes and home grown music making.

Other pieces include As summer Was Just Beginning, Larry Daehn, Summertime, George Gershwin arr. Calvin Custer; Simple Gifts, and Dances with Winds, Shelly Hanson. Dances with Winds is based on folk tunes from three very different European regions.

For more information, please contact 719-587-7621.