HU wind ensemble, jazz bands to host free concert

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2014-04-23
HUNTINGTON, Ind. — Join the Huntington University Music Department for a musical journey as the Wind Ensemble and Jazz Band give a spring concert at 7:30 p.m. April 29 in the Zurcher Auditorium of the Merillat Centre for the Arts.

The Wind Ensemble, under the direction of Doug McElhaney, will perform pieces such as “Lassus Trombone,” “Fantasy on American Sailing Songs,” “Finale from Symphony No. 5,” “Star Trek,” “Sea Songs,” “El Capitan” and “Fanfare for the Common Man,” which features the HU Brass and Percussion ensemble.

The Jazz Ensemble, under the direction of Eric Clancy, also will perform.

This concert is free and open to the public.
Huntington University is a comprehensive Christian college of the liberal arts offering graduate and undergraduate programs in more than 70 academic concentrations. U.S. News & World Report ranks Huntington among the best colleges in the Midwest, and Forbes.com has listed the university as one of America’s Best Colleges. Additionally, Princeton Review has named the institution to its “Best in the Midwest” list. Founded in 1897 by the Church of the United Brethren in Christ, Huntington University is located on a contemporary, lakeside campus in northeast Indiana. The university is a member of the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU).
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