September 15, 2017

School of Music's Annual Scholarship Concert - featuring the WIU Wind Ensemble, Symphony Orchestra, University Singers and Madrigal Singers and the Jazz Studio Orchestra (JSO)
Time: 7:30 PM
Location: COFAC Recital Hall
Description: PROGRAM

Western Loyalty - Harold R. Shory/ed. James Caldwell
- University Singers

Time from the opera Gloriana - Benjamin Britten
- Madrigal Singers

I Will Lift Mine Eyes - Jake Runestad
Hold On! - arr. Marques Garrett
- University Singers

The Western Illinois University Singers and Madrigal Singers
Dr. James Stegall, conductor


Goiní to New Orleans - Dave Stryker/arr. Bob Parsons

We Shall Overcome - Charles Albert Tindley/arr. John Cooper

Jazz Studio Orchestra
Dr. John Cooper, conductor


~ INTERMISSION ~

Leonore Overture No. 2, op. 72a - Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)

Symphony Orchestra
Dr. Richard Hughey, conductor


March of the Resistance from Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2014) - John Williams (b. 1932)/trans. Paul Lavender

Suite Dreams (2007) - Steven Bryant (b. 1972)

The Southerner March (1926) - Russell Alexander (1877-1915)/arr. Glenn Cliffe Bainum

Wind Ensemble
Dr. Mike Fansler, conductor


This special concert is a once-a-year event featuring the School of Music's outstanding flagship ensembles: Wind Ensemble, Symphony Orchestra, University Singers and the Jazz Studio Orchestra (JSO). The Scholarship Concert raises money for music scholarships to bring talented students to WIU.

This performance is open to the public (no tickets required) - donations appreciated.

Please consider a tax deductible gift to the Music Scholarship Fund. If you would like to donate to a specific scholarship, a complete list of School of Music scholarships will appear in the printed program. Click the link below to donate on-line.

Related Web Site: Text WIUMUSIC to 41444
Contact Information:
 Joanie Herbert
 Phone: 309-298-1843
 Email: JE-Herbert@wiu.edu
Source: School of Music

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