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Wind Ensemble "Homage"

  • UMass Fine Arts Center 151 Presidents Dr Amherst, MA, 01003 United States (map)

Frank Battisti, world-renowned conductor and teacher, shares the podium with Matthew Westgate to complete his semester-in-residence with the UMass Wind Ensemble at this performance.  *The UMass Concert Band, led by Dr. Timothy Anderson, will open the concert.


Overture to The Marriage of Figaro - W.A. Mozart, arr. Slocum

October - Whitacre

Sun Dance - Ticheli

The Southerner March - Alexander, arr. Bainum

Lawrence of Arabia - Jarre, arr. Reed


Smetana Fanfare - Husa

It Perched for Vespers Nine - Puckett

New England Triptych - Schuman

  1. Be Glad Then, America
  2. When Jesus Wept
  3. Chester

Passacaglia (Homage on B-A-C-H) - Nelson

Earlier Event: November 23
Symphony Band "Magic and Fantasy"
Later Event: February 6
31st Annual UMass Honor Band