The West Virginia University Laureate Wind Quintet will perform Monday, Nov. 29, at 6 p.m. in the Gladys G. Davis Theatre of the Creative Arts Center. The concert is free, and the public is cordially invited to attend.
Featured in the program will be faculty members: Joyce Catalfano, flute; Cynthia Anderson, oboe; John Weigand, clarinet; Virginia Thompson, harp; and Peter Kolkay, bassoon.
The Quintet will performIce for Wind Quintet, 2003by Renée Jenkins;Wind Quintet, 1992by Thea Musgrave (b. 1928); andQuintett, Op. 79by August Klughardt (1847-1902). Following intermission the group will performQuintette No. 2, pour instrumentsventby Jean Francaix (1912-1997).
Jenkins is an alumna of the WVU Division of Music with a doctorate in music composition. HerIce for Wind Quintetpremiered in October at a performance of chamber music by American women composers during the Women and Creativity Conference hosted by WVU .
For more information about the Laureate Wind Quintet concert, contact the WVU College of Creative Arts at (304) 293-4841 ext. 3108.