Berry Wind Ensemble to Conclude 2013-2014 Concert Season

Release Date: April 23, 2014

Featured will be Senior Lecturer and Director of Choral Studies Harry Musselwhite on “Chaos Theory” – a concerto for electric guitar and wind ensemble. Sophomore music major Matt Soares, winner of Berry’s concerto competition, will perform the “Arutiunian Trumpert Concerto.” The ensemble will also perform featured pieces by composers James Bonney, Frank Ticheli, Edward Elgar, Mark Camphouse, Eric Whitacre and David Maslanka.

The Wind Ensemble, the largest and oldest instrumental group on campus, is directed by Visiting Assistant Professor of Music Lauren Denney Wright. It offers four concerts during the academic year, two during each semester.