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.