Mercyhurst Wind Ensemble

wind ensemble
Saturday May 04, 2019 - 7:00 pm
Mary D’Angelo Performing Arts Center
The year-ending performance by the Mercyhurst University Wind Ensemble will feature one of the most significant compositions for wind band, “Lincolnshire Posey” by Percy Aldridge Grainger, performed in its entirety. Also on the program is a world premiere arrangement by Stig Junge of works by Harry T. Burleigh. “From the Southland” is based on Burleigh’s compositions for piano that were inspired by his wife’s poetry. The concert is set for Saturday, May 4, at 7 p.m. in the Mary D’Angelo Performing Arts Center at Mercyhurst University. Tickets are $5 for general admission; $2 for Mercyhurst faculty and staff with ID and children 12 and younger.