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WIND ENSEMBLE "We Must Rise..."

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The Wind Ensemble celebrates the life and work of Abraham Lincoln with two monumental pieces: Lincoln Portrait, narrated by Walter Carroll from National Public Radio, and Maslanka’s masterpiece Symphony No. 4. Andrew Pease (Hartwick College) also joins us to guest conduct.

Magneticfireflies (2001) - Thomas (James Minnix, graduate conductor)

Lincoln Portrait (1942) - Copland, trans. Beeler (Walter Carroll, narrator)

Songs of Paradise (2011) - Walczyk (Andrew Pease, guest conductor)

Symphony No. 4 (1993) - Maslanka