We cordially invite you and your students to join us this Sunday, November 21 at 4:00 p.m. CST in Bates Recital Hall as The University of Texas Wind Ensemble presents their third concert of the 2021-2022 season. The program will feature works by Franz Krommer, Dimitri Shotakovich, Aram Khachaturian and Karel Husa. You may reserve complimentary tickets prior to noon on Friday, November 19 by contacting Ms. Karen Glass at (512) 232-1903 or Karen.Glass@austin.utexas.edu.
The concert will open with Franz Krommer’s Octet Partita in F, op. 57, for wind octet plus double bass. Following the Krommer, doctoral conducting assistant Drew Eary will conduct Dmitri Shostakovich’s Festive Overture, in Donald Hunsberger’s transcription.
Aram Khachaturian’s beautiful Adagio and Phrygia from Spartacus will be performed, in a new transcription by Jacco Nefs. The concert will conclude with a performance of Karel Husa’s landmark work, Music for Prague 1968 in the centennial year of Husa’s birth.
All of our fall concerts will be performed without intermission. If you are unable to attend in person, please join us via our live webcast. Links to view the webcast, program, and program notes can be found at https://music.utexas.edu/events/1043-wind-ensemble The program will be performed without an intermission, and should conclude by 5:45 p.m.
We would love to have you and your students join us for a very exciting concert!