CSLA Symphonic Winds Concert

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 11/20/96

Contact: Margie Yu
Public Affairs Assistant
(323) 343-3047

CAL STATE L.A. PRESENTS A SYMPHONIC WINDS CONCERT

What & Who:
The Music Department at Cal State L.A. presents a symphonic winds concert titled "A Musical Voyage," featuring music from three continents. The concert will be performed by the University Brass Choir under the direction of conductor John J. Swain, CSLA professor of Music, and by the Chamber Winds Ensemble under the direction of conductor Thomas Verrier, CSLA assistant professor of Music.

When:
Wednesday, December 4, 1996, 8 p.m.

Where:
Cal State L.A. State Playhouse. The University is located at the Eastern Avenue exit, San Bernardino (I-10) Freeway, at the interchange of 10 and 710 Freeways.

More:
The following repertoire will be performed:
I. Brass Choir: (to be announced)
II. Chamber Winds: Old Wine in New Bottles, four old English tunes by Gordon Jacob
III. Symphonic Winds Ensemble:
American Overture by Joseph Wilcox Jenkins
Prelude, Op. 34, No. 14 by Dmitry Shostakovich, transcribed by H. Robert Reynolds
Suite Fran├žais by Darius Milhaud
Variations on a Korean Folk Song by John Barnes Chance
Amazing Grace by Frank Ticheli

Info:
General admission: $8; students/seniors: $5. For tickets or more information, call the CSLA Music Department at (323) 343-4060.

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