Academic Calendar

Lamarissimo University Bands Concert

Date: March 04, 2014
Time: 07:30 PM - 09:00 PM
Category: Fine Arts
Location: Julie Rogers Theatre for the Performing Arts
Details:

Scott Deppe directing the Wind Ensemble at Lamarrismo

Lamar University’s acclaimed Lamarissimo! Concert Series continues Tuesday, March 4, as the Wind Ensemble and Concert Band perform a wide mix of selections from Broadway hits to classical music and everything in between. The program begins at 7:30 p.m. in the Julie Rogers Theatre for the Performing Arts.

Scott Deppe, director of bands, conducts the Wind Ensemble, while Ryan Smith, director of athletic bands, leads the Concert Band. More than 80 Lamar students will perform at the concert, sponsored by ExxonMobil.

Tickets are $18 adult, $12 student (K-12). Lamar University students free with ID at door. Read more...

Program Notes:

Concert Band
Highlights from "Wicked"
"I Dreamed A Dream" ("Les Misérables"), featuring Angela Pickering, soprano
Excerpts from "The Lion King"
"Seventy-Six Trombones" ("The Music Man")

Wind Ensemble
"Commando March" by Samuel Barber
"Handel in the Strand" by Percy Grainger
"Denkyem" by Joe W. Moore III, played by the Lamar Percussion Ensemble
"Hymn to a Blue Hour" by John Mackey
"Finale from Symphony in f minor, no. 4" Peter Ilyich Tchaikowsky

Location:
Julie Rogers Theatre for the Performing Arts
765 Pearl St.
Beaumont, TX 77701

Contact:
(409) 880-8144
http://www.lamar.edu/music