USC Thornton Wind Ensemble

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September 28, 2014
4:00 pm
University Park Campus
Bovard Auditorium (ADM) (Map)

Free


H. Robert Reynolds and Sharon Lavery lead the USC Thornton Wind Ensemble in American Emblems, a concert honoring the 200th anniversary of The Star Spangled Banner

The program features Variations on America and Country Band March by Ives, Copland’s Emblems, Street Song by Judge Widney Professor of Music and Thornton alumnus Michael Tilson Thomas, and Composition faculty Frank Ticheli’s Saxophone Concerto featuring faculty saxophonist Christopher Bartz.

Full Program
John Stafford Smith/arr. Zaninelli – Star Spangled Banner
Ives/Schuman/Rhodes – Variations on America
Frank Ticheli – Saxophone Concerto feat. Christopher Bartz, saxophone
Michael Tilson Thomas – Street Song
Aaron Copland – Emblems
Charles Ives - Country Band March