Spring Concert at Concordia: “Music of the Americas”

Mar 14, 2013 3:23 PM
Lindy Neubauer

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Who:  Concordia University Irvine | Dr. Jeff Held, music director | Concordia Wind Orchestra;
Dr. Jeffrey Doebler, guest conductor-in-residence | Concordia Sinfonietta; guest musicians from University of California Irvine; Dr. Stephen Tucker, guest conductor.

What:  Instrumental Spring Concert, “Music of the Americas”, a concert featuring diverse musical styles based on folk music from the Americas.

St. Louis Blues, W.C. Handy
Cuban Overture, George Gershwin
Symphony No. 1 (Afro-American), William Grant Still
La Fiesta Mexicana, H. Owen Reed
The Golden Mustang March, Michael Boo
Down from the Shimmering Sky, James Curnow

When:  Saturday, April 13, 2013 - 7:30 pm

Tickets: $10 general / $8 seniors and students / CUI students free. Purchase tickets online or through our box office: [email protected]/949.214.3418.

"This concert will feature a unique collaboration of the Concordia Sinfonietta with additional musicians from the UC Irvine Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Dr. Stephen Tucker," said Dr. Jeff Held, music director. "Both the Sinfonietta and the Concordia Wind Orchestra will provide a sample of music from North, Central, and South America."

Where: Concordia University Irvine, Center for Worship and Performing Arts; 1530 Concordia West,Irvine, CA 92612. www.cui.edu/thearts

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