Spring Band Concert
Lamar University’s acclaimed Wind Ensemble and Concert Band will perform the world-premiere of Thomas Dempster's Among the Woodlands, written for four-hand piano and wind ensemble. Dempster is assistant professor of music theory and composition at Claflin University in South Carolina. Featured soloists will be Jacob Clark and Sujung Cho.
The concert will also feature Dmitri Shostakovich's Folk Dances, Steven Bryant's Ecstatic Fanfare, and Folk Song Suite by Ralph Vaughn Williams.
Dr. Scott Deppe, director of bands at LU, conducts the Wind Ensemble, while Dr. Eric Shannon, director of athletic bands, conducts the Concert Band.
Admission is free.