The West Virginia University Concert Band, an 85-member ensemble made up of University students who are mostly non-music majors, will present a spring concert at the Creative Arts Center, Tuesday, April 16.

The event begins at 7:30 p.m. in the Lyell B. Concert Theatre and is free and open to the public.

The concert will be conducted by Dearl J. Drury, Christopher J. Nichter and graduate student Johnny Leonard, III.

The program includes: “Fanfare and Flourishes” by James Curnow; “Psalm 42” and “Fantasy on a Japanese Folk Song” by Samuel R. Hazo; “Cambrian Explosion” by Richard L. Saucedo; “Toccata for Band” by Frank Erickson; “Bosnian Folk Songs” by Fred J. Allen, Selections from “Les Mis�rables” by Warren Barker; and “Ancient and Honorable Artillery Company March” by John Philip Sousa.

For more information, contact the College of Creative Arts at 304-293-4359.



CONTACT: Charlene Lattea, College of Creative Arts

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