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Alumni Share the Stage With SUU Wind Symphony

Published: October 04, 2017 | Author: Ashley H Pollock | Category: Arts

Wind SymphonySouthern Utah University’s (SUU) Wind Symphony featuring Alumni will be performing Friday, October 6, 2017 at 6:30 p.m. in the Heritage Center Theater. This talented group of current students and alumni will come together to share music with the SUU community. Admission is free and open to the public.

The SUU Wind Symphony is an auditioned ensemble made up of the top wind and percussion students at SUU. The ensemble is committed to the performance of the highest quality contemporary and traditional works in the wind band repertoire. Innovative concerts, adventurous programming, and high-level music making are the hallmarks of this select ensemble.

Dr. Adam Lambert, Associate Professor and Director of Bands at SUU, said, “I am excited to be part of the great tradition of outstanding performances from the SUU Band program. We will hear from both the current students in our Wind Symphony, and some outstanding alumni, normally part of the music department. We hope to demonstrate from this multi-generational group that you are never too young or too old to make amazing music!”

Southern Utah University is accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music (NASM) and offers SUU students a wide array of musical opportunities that can lead to a performance degree in music or a teaching degree in music. SUU music faculty has an exceptional combination of both teaching and performing expertise, our students have won state, regional, and national recognition for their efforts, both at SUU and after graduation and have gone on to teaching music and professional performance careers.

Enjoy the distinct sound of the SUU Wind Symphony and Alumni. For more information about SUU’s Music Department visit www.suu.edu/pva/music.



Contact Information:
Ashley H Pollock- public relations & information coordinator
435-865-8667
pollocka@suu.edu