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Concert: We Are the Music Makers

Wed, Apr 09, 2014 starting at 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Urbana High School, Parkland College ensembles to perform joint concert 

The Parkland College Concert Band joins the Urbana High School Wind Symphony as its special guest for a joint concert April 9 at the UHS Auditorium.

The concert, titled “We Are the Music Makers,” begins at 7 p.m. The UHS Wind Symphony, directed by Darren Hicks with assistant director Alek Mann, will perform selections including County Gardens, an English folk tune with setting by Percy Grainger and arrangement by John Philip Sousa; I Am by Andrew Boyson, Jr.; and B.B. and C.F. March by James Ord Hume.

Larry Stoner conducts the Parkland Concert Band which will perform Light Cavalry Overture by Franz von Suppe, arranged by Henry Fillmore; Spirit of the Sequoia by Philip Sparke; and English Folk Song Suite by Ralph Vaughn Williams.

The concert is free and open to the public.

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