Release Date: Oct. 31, 2008
ASU Woodwind Chamber Groups Set Two Nights of Music
Angelo State University’s woodwind chamber groups will perform concerts Monday, Nov. 10, and Tuesday, Nov. 11, in the Eldon U. Black Recital Hall in the Carr-Education Fine Arts Building, 2602 Dena Drive.
The concerts are open free to the public and begin at 7:30 p.m. both days.
On Monday, Nov. 10, the concert will feature the flute choir, the oboe ensemble, the bassoon trio, the double reed quartet and the Collegium Musicum, all under the direction of Dr. Constance Kelley and Dr. Jeff Womack. The Collegium Musicum plays music from the Renaissance and Medieval periods on recorders. During those eras, the recorder was an important wind instrument.
The groups will perform music by Strauss, Hertel, Siennicki, Weait, Kary, Tielman Susato, Dowland, de Sermisy. A new composition by ASU student Steven Trinkl and holiday tunes will be performed with arrangements by Kelly and Womack.
On Tuesday, Nov. 11, the clarinet choir, conducted by Dr. Timothy Bonenfant, will play the music of Debussy, Ravel, Bach, Gesualdo, Alb�niz, Jacob and others.
For more information, call the Art and Music Department at 942-2085, ext. 221.