Wind Ensemble Concert
Wednesday February 21, 2018 - 8:00 pm
Mary D'Angelo Performing Arts Center
Dr. Scott Meier directs the Mercyhurst University Wind Ensemble in concert on Wednesday, Feb. 21, at 8 p.m. in Mercyhurst’s Mary D’Angelo Performing Arts Center. All of the pieces on the program will be in the march style, but Meier promises an assortment of traditional and unusual marches. Pieces on the program will include “The Vanished Army” by Kenneth J. Alford; “Barnum and Bailey’s Favorite” by Karl L. King; “‘Red’s White and Blue March” by Red Skelton; “Moorside March” by Gustav Holst; “March of the Belgian Penguins” by Pieter Leemans; “Three Marches for the Marriage of the Duke of Orléans” by Gioacchino Rossini; “Hands Across the Sea March” by John Philip Sousa; “Armed Forces Salute” by Bob Lowden; “Children’s March” by Frank Erickson; and “British Eighth” by Zo Elliot. Tickets to this performance are $5 for the general public and $2 for Mercyhurst students, faculty and children aged 12 and under.