September 13, 2013

School of Music Scholarship Concert - featuring the Western Illinois University Singers and Madrigal Singers, Wind Ensemble, Symphony Orchestra and the Jazz Studio Orchestra
Time: 7:30 PM
Location: COFAC Recital Hall
Description: This special concert is a once-a-year event featuring the School of Music's outstanding flagship student ensembles. The Scholarship Concert raises money for music scholarships to bring extremely talented students to WIU. See these fabulous students perform with the School of Music ensembles - the Western Illinois University Singers and Madrigal Singers (under the direction of James Stegall), the Wind Ensemble (under the direction of Mike Fansler), the Symphony Orchestra (under the direction of Richard Hughey) and the Jazz Studio Orchestra (under the direction of John Cooper).

PROGRAM:

Western Loyalty - ed. James Caldwell

Selections from Choral Dances from Gloriana - Benjamin Britten

Selections from Rejoice in the Lamb - Benjamin Britten

UNIVERSITY SINGERS & MADRIGAL SINGERS
Dr. James Stegall, conductor
Minjung Seo, piano

Shining Star - Maurice White/arr. Mark Taylor

To You - Thad James

This LIttle Light of Mine - John Cooper
- featuring Dr. Alphonso Simpson, Jr.

JAZZ STUDIO ORCHESTRA
Dr. John Cooper, director

INTERMISSION

The Hebrides Overture, Op. 26 - Felix Mendelssohn

Symphony No. 3 in D Major, D. 200 - Franz Schubert
1. Adagio maestoso - Allegro con brio

SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Dr. Richard Hughey, conductor


Galactic Empires
(1998) - David R. Gillingham

Whip and Spur Galop (1902/1990) - Thomas S. Allen/arr. Ray E. Cramer

WIND ENSEMBLE
Dr. Mike Fansler, conductor

Tickets are available at the Hainline Theatre Box Office (298-2900) and at the event.

Public: $15
Senior Citizen: $10
Youth/WIU Student: Free

Contact Information:
 Joanie Herbert
 Phone: 309-298-1843
 Email: JE-Herbert@wiu.edu
Source: School of Music

Western Illinois University
1 University Circle * Macomb, IL 61455
Phone: 309/298-1414 * E-mail info@wiu.edu
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