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University of Portland Wind Symphony and Women’s Chorale to perform concert on Saturday, Nov. 23
The photography of Ansel Adams is celebrated in a new composition by Steve Danyew entitled The World Alive, featuring the Wind Symphony performing in conjunction with a short film based on Adams’ work. During the concert, senior flutist Kristin Wishon will take center stage in a performance of Joel Puckett’s The Shadow of Sirius, inspired by the poetry of W.S. Merwin. The Women’s Chorale will present an upbeat program.
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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