May 1, 2021

The WIU WIND ENSEMBLE 55th ANNUAL PRESIDENT'S CONCERT "From This Moment On" - Dr. Mike Fansler, conductor with Dr. Bruce Briney, guest conductor and Dr. Penelope Shumate, soprano *live-streamed
Time: 3:00 PM
Location: *live-streamed from COFAC Recital Hall
Description: Due to the restrictions currently in place, there are no general admission performances in the COFAC Recital Hall. This performance will be broadcast on the School of Music's YouTube channel and Facebook page.


55th Annual President’s Concert
“From This Moment On”

Wind Ensemble
Dr. Mike Fansler, conductor
Dr. Bruce Briney, guest conductor
Dr. Penelope Shumate, soprano

PROGRAM:

Western Loyalty (1930) - Words by Walter P. Morgan (1871 - 1958)/Music by Harold F. Schory (1893 – 1963)/Arr. Mike Fansler (b. 1969)

Esprit de Corps (1984) - Robert Jager (b. 1939)

Infinite Ascent (2008) - Erik Morales (b. 1966)
Bruce Briney, conductor

Walk Slowly (1997/2020) - James M Stephenson (b. 1969)/Arr. Maddie Stephenson (b. 1999)
Penelope Shumate, Soprano

Variations on Chinese Folk Songs (2006) - James M. Stephenson (b.1969)
I. Overture
II. Ballad
III. Fanfare
IV. March

Letters from the Traveling Doll (2021) - Nicole Piunno (b. 1985)
I. Love and Loss
II. The Mountains are Calling
III. Star Gazing
IV. Cityscapes
V. Love Will Return

Bugler’s Holiday (1953) - Leroy Anderson (1908 – 1975)/Trans. Michael Edwards (1893 – 1962)

We’re Marching On (1935) - Walter Eller (1888 – 1986)

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

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