USC Composers Past and Present

USC Thornton Wind Ensemble
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February 9, 2014
4:00 pm
University Park Campus
Bovard Auditorium (ADM) (Map)
free

H. Robert Reynolds and Sharon Lavery will lead the USC Thornton Wind Ensemble in a celebration of the Thornton School of Music’s renowned composition program, including past composers Ingolf Dahl, Robert Linn and Halsey Stevens as well as current faculty Donald Crockett and Frank Ticheli.

For generations, some of America’s leading composers have found a home at USC as members of the faculty. H. Robert Reynolds and Sharon Lavery will lead the USC Thornton Wind Ensemble in a celebration of the Thornton School of Music’s renowned composition program, including past composers Ingolf Dahl, Robert Linn and Halsey Stevens as well as current faculty Donald Crockett and Frank Ticheli. The afternoon concert will include a premiere for wind ensemble of Donald Crockett’s Dance Concerto, Frank Ticheli’s Angels in the Architecture, Ukrainian Folk Songs by Halsey Stevens, Sinfonietta by Ingolf Dahl and works by Robert Linn and others. Crockett and Ticheli will be on hand to speak about their pieces; their peers in the composition department will introduce the work of past composers.

Organized by the USC Thornton School of Music.