Contact: John Furey, Joe Kuffner
University of Portland Wind Symphony and Orchestra to perform free concert on Saturday, Oct. 5
In an all-Russian program, the Orchestra will feature student concerto competition winner Cem Inan playing Rachmaninoff Concerto no. 1, as well as selections from Stravinsky’s Firebird, and Lyadov’s 8 Russian Songs. The Wind Symphony program includes Joaquin Turina’s charming La Procession du Rocio and premiere performances of pieces by Anthony O’Toole and Benjamin Taylor, with undergraduate conducting associates Kylie Pybus, Kristin Wishon, and Brian Carter conducting .
For more information contact the performing and fine arts department at 503-943-7228 or firstname.lastname@example.org, or go to http://college.up.edu/pfa/.
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