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Wind Ensemble & Concert Band "Out of this World"

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An exciting night of guests and music -- truly out of this world! Concert Band, under the baton of Dr. Timothy Todd Anderson, opens the program. Cobus du Toit, Professor of Flute, performs Joel Puckett's haunting Shadow of Sirius on the second half with the Wind Ensemble, and Mason Bates' Mothership closes the concert.

Director of Bands from the University of Florida, David Waybright, guest conducts on both halves of the concert as a special conductor-in-residence. 



Awayday! (1996) - Gorb (Jared Bloch, conductor)

Shadow of Sirius (2009) - Puckett (featuring Cobus du Toit, flute)

Elsa's Procession to the Cathedral (1848/1938) -  Wagner/Cailliet (David Waybright, guest conductor)

Mothership (2011) - Bates

Earlier Event: November 29
Symphony Band "Winter Wonders"
Later Event: February 9
34th Annual High School Honor Band