Release Date: November 21, 2007
Classical Works to Highlight ASU Woodwind Ensemble Concert
The Angelo State University woodwind ensembles will present some of the signature works by several renowned composers at their fall concert Tuesday, Nov. 27, in the ASU Carr Education-Fine Arts (EFA) Building, 2602 Dena Drive.
The concert will begin at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 27 in the EFA Building Recital Hall and is open free to the public. The program will feature musical numbers by such composers as Beethoven, Debussy, Scott Joplin and Rimsky-Korsakov performed by ASU’s Bassoon Ensemble, Flute Choir, Clarinet Choir and Saxophone Quartet.
The ensembles are coached by ASU faculty members Dr. Timothy Bonenfant, Dr. Jeff Womack and Connie Kelley, who together comprise the Mesquite Trio.
An assistant professor of music, Bonenfant teaches clarinet and saxophone and directs the ASU Jazz Ensemble. He is also a member of the San Angelo Symphony and the West Texas Jazz Orchestra.
Also an assistant professor of music, Womack teaches bassoon and oboe as well as music history. He serves as principal bassoonist with the San Angelo Symphony and the Midland-Odessa Symphony Orchestra.
Kelley, lecturer of music, is in her first year of teaching flute at ASU and is currently a candidate for the Doctor of Musical Arts program at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. She is also principal flutist with the 312th U.S. Army Reserve Band based in Lawrence, Kan.
For more information, call the ASU Department of Art and Music at 942-2085.