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10 Dec 2013 - 10 Dec 2013
de Jong Concert Hall – Harris Fine Arts Center, Franklin S. Harris Fine Arts Center, Provo, 84602, United States
Location: de Jong Concert Hall – Harris Fine Arts Center
Sponsored by: School of Music
The Wind Symphony, conducted by Donald Peterson, is BYU’s top symphony consisting of its finest woodwind, brass and percussion players.
The Symphonic Band, conducted by Kirt Saville, is one of BYU’s full concert bands comprised of 85 musicians.
The performance will feature a guest appearance by the Cougar Marching Band Brass and will consist of a “Rocket Sleigh” by Delvyn Case, “Grand Canyon Fanfare” by James Newton Howard and “Under the Double Eagle March” by J. F. Wagner.
From classical to jazz to world beats, the BYU School of Music sponsors a variety of ensembles representing numerous styles and genres on the musical spectrum. Orchestras such as the BYU Philharmonic and Chamber Orchestra impress with their richly coordinated sounds. BYU Singers, Concert Choir, Men's Chorus, and Women's Chorus showcase the best of choral music at the university. Synthesis takes big-band jazz to a new level with every performance. And those with an ear for popular music won't want to miss the 9-man a capella group, Vocal Point.