Whittier College News Release

For Immediate Release - March 4, 1999
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Whittier College Wind Ensemble in concert

WHAT: Whittier College Wind Ensemble in concert
Thursday, March 25 at 12:30 and 7:30 p.m.
The Memorial Chapel at Whittier College,
13406 Philadelphia St., Whittier

COST: Free

ADD: The Whittier College Wind Ensemble, directed by Christopher Palas, has performed favorite marches, original compositions and transcriptions from the classical and jazz repertoire, and music from the big band era, as well as scores from Broadway and film.

This time around, the ensemble will provide listeners with an evening of the pleasures of fine music when they perform Johann Sebastian Bach's "Prelude" and "Gloria," Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's "The Impresario Overture," Gustav Holst's "Moorside March," David Holsinger's "On a Southern Hymnsong," Timothy Broege's "America Verses," Karl King's "Hosts of Freedom" and Robert Sheldon's "Danse Celestiale."

A reception in Arnold Hall will follow the Wind Ensemble's evening performance.

INFORMATION: (562) 907-4237

Whittier College Office of Communications
13406 Philadelphia P.O. Box 634 Whittier, CA 90608-0634
Tel: (562) 907-4213 Fax: (562) 907-4927