October 20, 2021

CONCERT BAND CONCERT - Dr. Matt Thomas, conductor with graduate conductors
Time: 7:30 PM
Location: COFAC Recital Hall
Description: This performance is free and open for limited general audience seating, but due to the restrictions currently in place, we ask that patrons scan the QR code and enter contact information upon arrival in the lobby (for contact tracing purposes) and maintain proper social distancing. The ushers will also be able to gather information, for those who might need assistance. Masks are required at all times, in the Recital Hall and lobby.

This performance will also be broadcast on the School of Music's YouTube channel and Facebook page.

A Festival Prelude (1962) - Alfred Reed (1921-2005)

On a Hymnsong of Philip Bliss (1989) - David R. Holsinger (b.1945)

Hebrides Suite (1962) - Clare Grundman (1913-1996)
The Peat-Fire Flame
An Eriskay Love Lilt
The Road to the Isles
Morgan Miller, Graduate Conductor

Flourish for Wind Band (1939) - R. Vaughan Williams (1872-1958)

Prairie Songs (1998) - Pierre La Plante (b.1943)
- Brian Drews, Graduate Conductor

Overture for Winds (1959) - Charles Carter (b.1926)
- Ben Scholz, Graduate Conductor

Florentiner March (1907/1999) - Julius Fucik/ed. Bourgeois (1872-1916)

Performances in the COFAC Recital Hall are now open for limited general audience seating, with the following guidelines:
Audience members and participants are encouraged to be vaccinated
Off-campus visitors are encouraged to complete the WIU self-check before arriving to campus at www.wiu.edu/selfcheck
Face coverings must be worn by all audience members, at all times
Ushers will collect information from attendees (name, phone and email) to assist with contact tracing, if necessary
Audience members will be expected to maintain proper social distancing from others not in his/her group

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

Western Illinois University
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Phone: 309/298-1414 * E-mail info@wiu.edu
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