Wind Orchestra and Hindsley Concert
Dec
3
3:00 PM15:00

Wind Orchestra and Hindsley Concert

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Wind Orchestra and Hindsley will present a joint concert in memory of composer David Maslanka. The following repertoire will be performed:

Hindsley Symphonic Band
Mother Earth, David Maslanka
Heart Songs, David Maslanka
Prelude, Siciliano, and Rondo, Malcolm Arnold
Russian Christmas Music, Alfred Reed

Wind Orchestra
Traveler, David Maslanka
Bookmarks from Japan, Julie Giroux
The Sheep May Safely Graze, J.S. Bach/arr. Alfred Reed
Wedding Dance, Jacques Press

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University Band Concert
Dec
5
7:30 PM19:30

University Band Concert

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Join the University Band, conducted by graduate assistants Jason Gardner and Patricia Vanegas in the following program:

Pilatus Mountain of Dragons, Steven Reineke
Concert Prelude, Philip Sparke
Ammerland, Jacob de Haan
Fantasy on American Sailing Songs, Grundman
Elegy for a Young American, Ronald Lo Presti
Summerland, William Grant Still
Suite Provençale, Jan van der Roost
Entry March of the Boyars, Johan Halvorsen

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Illinois Wind Symphony Concert
Dec
8
7:30 PM19:30

Illinois Wind Symphony Concert

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To close the semester, the Illinois Wind Symphony will perform a great evening of music and will be joined by piano soloist Rochelle Sennet.  The program consists of the following works:

Variants on a Mediaeval Tune, Norman Dello Joio
Concerto for Winds and Percussion, Christian Lindberg
March, Op. 99, Sergei Prokofiev
Le bal de Béatrice d'Este, Reynaldo Hahn
Oiseaux exotiques, Olivier Messiaen

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Wind Symphony and Illinois Chamber Choir University of Illinois Sesquicentennial Home Gala Concert
Apr
21
7:30 PM19:30

Wind Symphony and Illinois Chamber Choir University of Illinois Sesquicentennial Home Gala Concert

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Dominick DiOrio, Gathering
Stephen Montague, Intrada 1631 (after Juan Pérez Bocanegra)
John Mackey, The Frozen Cathedral
Aaron Copland, The Promise of Living
Illini Music (TBD)

For more information, please visit the "Gathering" page
https://music.illinois.edu/gathering

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Wind Symphony Concert
Nov
4
7:30 PM19:30

Wind Symphony Concert

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This concert is performed in memory of David Maslanka and features the following works:

Christopher Theofanidis, I wander the world in a dream of my own making
Percy Grainger, Lincolnshire Posy
David Maslanka, Symphony No. 5

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Homecoming Concert
Oct
27
7:30 PM19:30

Homecoming Concert

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Celebrate the Sesquicentennial of the University of Illinois with the Illinois Bands! They will be presenting a special Homecoming concert that will combine the best of the program in one evening. The Illinois Wind Symphony, Wind Orchestra, and Marching Illini will be performing in Foellinger Great Hall at Krannert Center. The music will be a mix of wind band standards and Illinois favorites.

Illinois Wind Symphony
Percy Grainger, Lincolnshire Posy
John Philip Sousa, University of Illinois March

Wind Orchestra
James Curnow, Illini Fantasy
Aaron Perrine, A Glimpse of the Eternal

Marching Illini
A selection of Illinois favorites

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Wind Orchestra and Hindsley Symphonic Band Concert
Oct
15
3:00 PM15:00

Wind Orchestra and Hindsley Symphonic Band Concert

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Join Wind Orchestra, led by Dr. Elizabeth Peterson and Graduate Assistant Conductor Jason Gardner, and the Hindsley Symphonic Band, conducted by Prof. Barry L. Houser and Graduate Assistant Conductor Joe Clark, in a wonderful Sunday afternoon concert. The repertoire will be the following pieces:

Wind Orchestra
Julius Fucik, Florentiner March
Michael Markowski, The Tonic of Wildness
Thomas Doss, Romanian Overture
Roberto Sierra/Scatterday, Alegria

Hindsley Symphonic Band
NIkolai Rimsky-Korsakov, Procession of Nobles
Percy Grainger, Irish Tune from County Derry
Ralph Vaughan Williams, English Folk Song Suite
David Gillingham, Be Thou My Vision
John Philip Sousa, El Capitan

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