West Virginia University is hosting a free concert with the Tuba and Euphonium Quartet of the U.S. Army Ceremonial Band,Pershings Own,at 8:15 p.m. Sunday (Oct. 21) in the Creative Arts Center on the Evansdale Campus.
The program will be in the Bloch Learning and Performance Hall (Room 200A). Musicians include Sgt. 1st Class Neal Corwell and Staff Sgt. Dean Miller, both on euphoniums, as well as Staff Sgts. Charles Giannelli and Tim Royster, who will play tubas.
Miller is an alumnus of WVU who graduated with a degree in music education in 2000. Corwell studied with WVU tuba professor Dave McCollum at Frostburg State University in Maryland.
The program will includeSonataby Biagio Marini, featuring Giannelli and Royster with WVU student Seyoung Jeong on piano;The Dreamby Neal Corwell, featuring Giannelli and Corwell;Bassoon Concertoby Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart;Pastoraleby Jan Kryzwicki, featuring Miller and Jeong;Cappriccioby Krzysztof Penderecki, featuring Royster; andHeart of a WolfandDandy Noodleswritten and performed by Corwell.