The Grove City College Wind
Ensemble and Symphonic Concert Band will present their first concert of the
spring semester on Friday, March 15, at 7:30 p.m. in the Ketler Auditorium of
the J. Howard Pew Fine Arts Center on campus. The concert is free and open to
The Wind Ensemble and Symphonic
Concert Band are under the direction of Dr. Edwin Arnold, director of bands at
Grove City College. Associate Director of Bands Dr. Joseph Pisano will also
conduct the classical transcription ofToccata, composed by Frescobaldi.
The Wind Ensemble will open the
program with Concert Prelude by Phillip Sparke and continue
with a variety of wind literature, including A Copland Portrait featuring
numerous themes by American composer Aaron Copland. The Symphonic Concert Band
will present a variety of march music, classical transcriptions and Broadway
Several students will be featured
soloists within the context of the spring concert, including: Caitlyn Bryant,
alto saxophone; Rebecca Redmond, clarinet; Rebekah Dunlap, oboe; James Graves,
trumpet; and Lauren Schmitt, flute.
Parking for the concert is
available adjacent to the Pew Fine Arts Center and is also free of charge.