The Lively Arts
This event has been rescheduled to its rain date of May 2.
Join the IUP Wind Ensemble and Symphony Orchestra to celebrate the arrival of spring with a special outdoor concert. Grab a spot in the Oak Grove and enjoy an afternoon of diverse musical selections. The rain date for this event is scheduled for May 2,
The IUP Symphony Orchestra will take you on a symphonic voyage with
music from around the world. We’ll parade and dance through the streets
of Mexico, marvel at the grandeur of Finland, and sail the high seas of
the Caribbean. The orchestra, conducted by Alexandra
Dee, will be joined by IUP horn professor Heidi Lucas to perform
Hovhaness’s Artik concerto for horn, an ode to the composer’s ancestral homeland of Armenia.
The Wind Ensemble will perform an evening of Chamber Winds and Flex-Band music for this concert. Our music will have something for everyone and be an aural representation of our human condition. Works will include:
The wind ensemble is lead by Tim Paul, director of Bands.
Live public audience will be permitted. The event will also be live-streamed on the IUP Department of Music’s YouTube Channel.
The Wind Ensemble’s performance will start
in Fisher (not Oak Grove) at 1pm and the Orchestra will follow at 3pm