Symphonic Band and Brass Concert

Symphonic Band and Brass Concert

Photo credit: Scott L. Huck/Cedarville University

by Public Relations Office - Cedarville, OH

November 3, 2006

Cedarville, Ohio-The brass choir and the symphonic band of Cedarville University will perform Monday, Nov. 20 at 7 p.m. This stylistically varied program will be in the Jeremiah Chapel of the University’s Dixon Ministry Center.

The brass choir’s portion of the concert will feature Rafaga, Japanese composer Kawai’s depiction of the wind coming off the North African desert. Other pieces will include a selection by Giovanni Gabrieli, Fanfare for the Common Man by Aaron Copland, and Sleep The Immortal Sleep, a Russian chant by Peter Nicolai. The brass choir is directed by Charles Pagnard, professor of music and Centerville resident.

The symphonic band, directed by Professor of Music Michael P. DiCuirci of Xenia, will play Sasparilla, which is a new piece by John Mackey. They will also play Carrollton March by Karl King and pieces by Leonard Bernstein, John Barnes Chance, and Frank Ticheli.

Admission is free and the public is invited. Learn more or call 937-766-7728.