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SU Symphony Band to present concert in the Setnor Auditorium on Dec. 6
SU Symphony Band to present concert in the Setnor Auditorium on Dec. 6November 17, 2001Judy Holmesjlholmes@syr.edu
The Syracuse University Symphony Band will present a concert at 8 p.m. Dec. 6 in the Rose and Jules R. Setnor Auditorium in SU’s Crouse College. The concert is free and open to the public.
The Symphony Band, under the direction of Bradley P. Ethington, assistant director of SU Bands in the Rose, Jules R. and Stanford S. Setnor School of Music, will present musical selections that include Alfred Reed’s arrangement of “Radetzky March” by Johann Strauss, “Scenes from the Louvre” by Norman Dello Joio, “Folk song Suite by Ralph Vaughan Williams, “Peace Song” by Timothy Broege and “Galop Dimitri Shostakovich” transcribed by Donald Hunsberger. Guest conductors will include Joseph Colombo and Danny Galyen.
The Symphony Band is a non-audition concert band open to both music majors and non-music majors that offers students an opportunity to perform music in a concert setting.