An Afternoon of Jazz &
2 Shows - 1 Ticket!!!
The Afternoon of Jazz concert (4:00pm) will feature Jazz Bands II & III and Vocal Jazz III performing memorable jazz standards and new material in the idiom. The Evening of Jazz concert (7:00pm) will feature the award-winning Vocal Jazz I and Jazz Band I performing their latest material featuring the fine soloists and strong ensemble presentations that Central is known for.
CWU Orchestra Concert
CWU Orchestra Concert - The Symphony Orchestra will feature to winners of the 2014 CWU Concerto Competition. Audrey Stangland will perform Thom Ritter George’s Concerto for Bass Trombone and Orchestra. Graduate student Leah Espinoza will perform Tchaikovsky’ Piano Concerto No. 1. Finally, the CWU Symphony Orchestra will perform Shostakovich’s Symphony No. 5.
Wind Ensemble Concert
This Wind Ensemble concert will be Professor Larry Gookin’s last concert at CWU as the Director of Bands, a position that he has held for 34 years. In celebration of Professor Gookin’s career, a consortium of former students commissioned a new composition from Professor Gookin’s friend, and favorite composer, David Maslanka. The premiere of this composition will be the centerpiece of this final concert. The celebration of Professor Gookin’s distinguished career will continue after the concert when everyone in attendance will be invited to attend a reception in his honor.
Prolific composer and renowned voice professor Vijay Singh will be highlighted in the February 16 brBrahms Sonatas On Strings, Piano At CWU
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