Woodwind and String Chamber Ensembles Concert
The strings program will include Symphony for Strings No. 1 by Jeffrey Bishop, The Journey by William Hofeldt, O Mio Babbino Caro by Giocomo Puccini, Kirt Mosiers The Dance of Iscariot and Aram Khatchaturians Sabre Dance. This performance marks the first public concert by an ASU string ensemble in more than 30 years.
Double reed selections will include Le Revue des Muppet by Henson/Pottle; Four Marches from the American Revolution, which includes Colonel Ornes March, United States March, General Washingtons March and General Waynes March; and Fugue on a Theme by Lady Gaga, written by Giovanni Dettort.
The Woodwind Quintet will perform La Cheminée du Roi René by Darius Milhaud. Movements from La Cheminée will be presented including Cortège, Aubade, Jongleurs, La Maousinglade, Joutes sur Larc and Madrigal-Nocture.
The ASU Chamber Strings Ensemble is directed by Dr. Maurice Kelley, visiting assistant professor of music. The Double Reed Ensemble and Woodwind Quintet are directed by Dr. Jeff Womack, associate professor of music.